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Africa

'It Has Been A Dream': Ethiopians Are Adjusting To Rapid Democratic Changes

Ethiopia is going through a historic transformation. The country has welcomed a new reformist leader, forged peace with Eritrea and opened up a democratic space after decades of authoritarian rule.

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Voice Of America Vows Independence, As Trump Calls For 'Worldwide Network'

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Author Interviews

Extreme Ideologies Clash In 'North Of Dawn'

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Extreme Ideologies Clash In 'North Of Dawn'

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'It Has Been A Dream': Ethiopians Are Adjusting To Rapid Democratic Changes

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Republican lawmakers in Michigan meet Tuesday to try to limit some of Democratic Attorney General-elect Dana Nessel's authority. Lester Graham/Michigan Radio hide caption

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National

In States They Lost, Some GOP Lawmakers Rush To Limit New Democrats' Power

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In States They Lost, Some GOP Lawmakers Rush To Limit New Democrats' Power

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Veterans gather at the site of the 1776 Battle of Fort Washington in Manhattan. They are calling on the VA to rename the Manhattan VA Medical Center in honor of Margaret Corbin, who took her husband's place during the battle after he was killed. Quil Lawrence/NPR hide caption

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'To Care For Him': Female Veterans Ask VA To Include Them In Its Motto

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