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Morning News Brief

11 min

Morning News Brief

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Comedian Nigel Ng at the Dream Downtown hotel in Manhattan April 11, 2022. Kholood Eid for NPR hide caption

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Asian American And Pacific Islander Heritage Month 2022

Keep screwing up egg fried rice. It makes Uncle Roger happy

7 min

Keep screwing up egg fried rice. It makes Uncle Roger happy

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A couple walk in front of the Kremlin's Spasskaya Tower and St Basil's cathedral in downtown Moscow. While 80% of poll respondents say they support Russia's military, some have mixed feelings. Kirill Kudryavtsev/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Ukraine invasion — explained

What Russians think of the war in Ukraine, according to an independent pollster

6 min

What Russians think of the war in Ukraine, according to an independent pollster

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Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin seen in New York on Feb. 14, 2022. Palin is seeking a political comeback in Alaska, running in a special election for the state's lone House seat. Michael M. Santiago/Getty Images hide caption

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Elections

Sarah Palin is attempting a comeback in Alaska, but her star has dimmed at home

4 min

Sarah Palin is attempting a comeback in Alaska, but her star has dimmed at home

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Health

HIV experts provide lessons for mitigating COVID

6 min

HIV experts provide lessons for mitigating COVID

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