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No Longer Daily, White House Press Briefings Fade As Trump Does The Talking

The briefings, which were must-see TV early on in the Trump administration, are now shorter and less frequent. But reporters are getting more chances to ask the president questions directly.

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I do Exist The Civil Wars
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New Chapter Monte Booker
Bless You Sabastian Kamae, King Khamen
Guitar Improvisation Bruce Lewis
Come Together Trevor Gordon Hall
Central Airport Dayzero

Archbishop Óscar Romero stands outside the chapel of the Hospital de la Divina Providencia in San Salvador on Nov. 20, 1979. Alex Bowie/Getty Images hide caption

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A 'Voice For The Voiceless': Sainthood For El Salvador's Archbishop Óscar Romero

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Less Likely Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross
Before Dawn Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross

Steve Bannon, President Trump's former White House chief strategist, spoke with Wilbur Ross about adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census, according to a new court document. Sean Gallup/Getty Images hide caption

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Commerce Secretary Now Recalls Discussing Citizenship Question With Steve Bannon

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Velvet Garden Nazaha
Observer Digidogz
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The walls and windows of this pharmacy in Lynn Haven, Fla., were blown out during Hurricane Michael, but pill bottles remained lined up on the shelves. The city saw widespread damage from Hurricane Michael, including roofs blown off and fallen trees. Debbie Elliott/NPR hide caption

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Blown Roofs, Flying Glass: 'This Whole Town's Destroyed'

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Melvin Pender receives the hand-off in the 4 x 100 meter relay during the 1968 Olympics, for which he won a gold medal. Courtesy Melvin and Debbie Pender hide caption

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Of Protest And Patriotism: A 1968 Gold Medalist Remembers The Games

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A Day in Port-Royal Ending Satellites
Fade Knowmadic
Guitar Improvisation Bruce Lewis
Little Lion Man (Instrumental Version) The O'Neill Brothers Group
The Landing Justin Hurwitz
Houston Justin Hurwitz
A New Day Milo Stavos

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No Longer Daily, White House Press Briefings Fade As Trump Does The Talking

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