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Politics

NPR/Ipsos Poll: Americans Aren't So Hot On 'America First'

President Trump is on his first foreign trip, taking him to the Middle East and Europe. But a new poll from NPR and Ipsos shows Americans are skeptical of Trump's populist foreign policy.

President Trump, accompanied by first lady Melania Trump, smiles at Saudi King Salman (left) upon his arrival in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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Trump Arrives In Saudi Arabia To A Warm Welcome, Despite Troubles At Home

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Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Edward Albee in 1965. Jack Mitchell/Getty Images hide caption

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Simon Says

Who's Afraid Of A Diverse Cast?

3 min

Who's Afraid Of A Diverse Cast?

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BJ Leiderman is the composer of the theme music for Weekend Edition and other public-radio programs. Brad Nathanson/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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BJ Leiderman: 'I'm The Luckiest Composer On The Planet'

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NPR/Ipsos Poll: Americans Aren't So Hot On 'America First'

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A small nonprofit in East Central Indiana was hacked in January and, months later, is still recovering. Annie Ropeik/Indiana Public Broadcasting hide caption

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Small Indiana Nonprofit Falls Victim To Ransom Cyberattack

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Scientists One Step Closer To 3-D-Printed Ovaries To Treat Infertility

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Rodney Stotts walks across the roof of the Matthew Henson Earth Conservation Center with one of his hawks. A former drug dealer, he is now a falconer — one of only 30 African-American falconers in the U.S., he says. Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

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National

In Washington, D.C., A Program In Which Birds And People Lift Each Other Up

8 min

In Washington, D.C., A Program In Which Birds And People Lift Each Other Up

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