Morning Edition for May 20, 2019 Hear the Morning Edition program for May 20, 2019

Morning EditionMorning Edition

Chris Nickels for NPR

Shots - Health News

How The Brain Shapes Pain And Links Ouch With Emotion

Pain is more than an unpleasant sensation. When pain signals reach the brain, they interact with areas involved in thinking, memory and emotion.

A Republican observer looks at a ballot during a hand recount last November in Broward County, Fla. Florida officials and lawmakers are still learning about cyberattacks there. Wilfredo Lee/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Wilfredo Lee/AP

'Possible' More Counties Than Now Known Were Hacked In 2016, Fla. Delegation Says

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/723996207/724921474" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

With the economy humming, U.S. unemployment is at a nearly 50-year low. Shouldn't we be excited? Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Scott Olson/Getty Images

America Is In Full Employment, So Why Aren't We Celebrating?

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/722650602/724921480" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Chinese shipping containers are stored at the Port of Los Angeles in Long Beach, Calif. Americans, in bigger numbers than ever, like trade. But they also believe China doesn't play fair in trade. Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images

In Trump's Trade War, Americans Will Be Asked To Show Economic Patriotism

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/724357301/724921492" 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