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"We cool, bro, or nah-nah-nah-nah-nah-nah-nah-nah-nah-nah-nah-nah-nah?" Will Arnett voices the Dark Knight in The LEGO Batman Movie. Courtesy of Warner Bros. Picture hide caption

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'The LEGO Batman Movie' Drags The Caped Crusader Out Of The Shadows (Again)

In The LEGO Batman Movie, the Dark Knight ... lightens up. NPR critic Glen Weldon says it's only the latest example of the character cycling through phases of darkness and light.

At Everyman Espresso in New York City's East Village, customers were greeted with a sign announcing a fundraiser to help defend immigrants. Allison Aubrey/NPR hide caption

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Amid Travel Ban Debate, Chefs And Food Brands Take A Stand On Immigration

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Anti-Pope Francis posters appeared in Rome last week, with a message in a Roman street dialect saying, "Hey, Frank, you took over Congregations, suspended priests, decapitated the Order of Malta and the Franciscans of The Immaculate, ignored Cardinals... Where the heck is your mercy?" Sylvia Poggioli /NPR hide caption

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Steve Bannon Aligns With Vatican Hard-Liners Who Oppose Pope Francis

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Detention Center Camp 6, which can house as many as 175 people, now holds 26 in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. President Trump has promised to send more war captives to Guantanamo Bay. David Welna/NPR hide caption

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Plenty Of Room At Guantanamo Bay For Trump's 'Bad Dudes'

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After about a week in detox, the men spend 60 to 90 days in this room during their treatment at Recovery Point. Sarah McCammon/NPR hide caption

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In West Virginia, Men In Recovery Look To Trump For A 'Helping Hand'

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Charles Lindbergh speaks at a rally of the America First Committee at Madison Square Garden in New York, on May 23, 1941. Lindbergh was a leading voice of opposition to U.S. involvement in World War II up until the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. AP hide caption

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'America First': From Charles Lindbergh To President Trump

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About a quarter of people between the ages of 20 and 69 have some hearing loss, typically from everyday noises like lawn mowers and music. vitranc/Getty Images/iStockphoto hide caption

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Think Your Hearing's Great? You Might Want To Check It Out

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President Trump signs one of five executive orders related to the oil pipeline industry. Trump has been busy for more than two weeks rolling back President Barack Obama's environmental legacy. Shawn Thew/Getty Images hide caption

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'America First' Energy Plan Challenges Free Market Realities

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A plane prepares to take off from Put-in-Bay Airport. To get to Put-in-Bay School, some students need to take a plane. Margaret Thompson/WCPN ideastream hide caption

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The Wings On The Bus Go ... Wait, What?

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"We cool, bro, or nah-nah-nah-nah-nah-nah-nah-nah-nah-nah-nah-nah-nah?" Will Arnett voices the Dark Knight in The LEGO Batman Movie. Courtesy of Warner Bros. Picture hide caption

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'The LEGO Batman Movie' Drags The Caped Crusader Out Of The Shadows (Again)

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