Morning Edition for December 22, 2016 Hear the Morning Edition program for December 22, 2016

Morning EditionMorning Edition

President-elect Donald Trump attends a meeting at Mar-a-Lago, in Palm Beach, Fla., on Wednesday. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Andrew Harnik/AP

Business

Trump's Businesses Could Be Tripped Up By A 2012 Insider Trading Law

The STOCK Act bars presidents and members of Congress from trading securities based on the kind of insider information they routinely have access to.

People gather near a Turkish army tank in Istanbul on July 16, after a group within Turkey's military attempted a coup. Since then, more than 100,000 people been detained, fired or suspended from their jobs on suspicion of sympathizing with or aiding the coup attempt. Defne Karadeniz/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Defne Karadeniz/Getty Images

Fearing Arrest At Home, Turkish Military Officers Seek Asylum In U.S.

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/506550227/506550228" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

About a quarter of California's electricity comes from renewable sources, like this wind farm outside San Diego. Lauren Sommer/KQED hide caption

toggle caption
Lauren Sommer/KQED

Renewable Energy Sector Remains Optimistic Amid Trump Policy Outlook

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/506531165/506550311" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

President-elect Donald Trump attends a meeting at Mar-a-Lago, in Palm Beach, Fla., on Wednesday. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Andrew Harnik/AP

Trump's Businesses Could Be Tripped Up By A 2012 Insider Trading Law

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/506497041/506550317" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Cyclosporine is one of the drugs that organ transplant patients take so the body won't reject the organ. Brendan Gates/Flickr hide caption

toggle caption
Brendan Gates/Flickr

Medicare Pays For A Kidney Transplant, But Not The Drugs To Keep It Viable

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/506319553/506550323" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Latino voters go to the polls for early voting at the Miami-Dade Government Center on October 21, 2004 in Miami, Florida. A key constituency in Florida, many wondered how conservative Latinos would vote after now President-elect Trump's remarks on immigration. Gaston De Cardenas/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Gaston De Cardenas/Getty Images

Latinos Will Never Vote For A Republican, And Other Myths About Hispanics From 2016

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/506347254/506550329" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

If you judge a person based simply on a picture and then later on have an interaction with that person, do you think you would revise your judgments? Thomas Barwick/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Thomas Barwick/Getty Images

Hidden Brain

Researchers Examine Whether First Impressions Are Lasting

3 min

Researchers Examine Whether First Impressions Are Lasting

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/506550304/506550305" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Searching for a song you heard between stories? We've retired music buttons on these pages. Learn more here.

Morning EditionMorning Edition