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Vendors congregated outside a rally for Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump at the Indiana Theater on May 1, 2016 in Terre Haute, Indiana. Charles Ledford/Getty Images hide caption

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This Bellwether Has Picked The Winning Presidential Candidate Since The 1890s

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David Remnick is the editor of The New Yorker, where his latest piece is based on his interviews with President Obama during the time leading up to the election, and the days after. Thos Robinson/Getty Images for The New Yorker hide caption

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New Yorker Editor David Remnick Describes Obama's Reactions To Election

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Hillary Clinton has the edge. But Donald Trump has a path, albeit a narrow one. A tie would go to the House, which is controlled by the GOP and would pick the next president. Alyson Hurt and Domenico Montanaro/NPR hide caption

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A 6-year-old boy in New York wrote a letter to President Obama offering to share his home with Omran Daqneesh, the Syrian boy who was seen in the aftermath of an airstrike last month in Aleppo. White House hide caption

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Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump still won't say whether or not he believes President Obama was born in the United States. NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images hide caption

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When President Barack Obama disembarked from Air Force One at Hangzhou Xioshan International Airport in China Saturday, he did so without using Chinese stairs — because none were provided. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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'Southside With You': Meet The Actors Who Portray Barack And Michelle Obama

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Tika Sumpter and Parker Sawyers in Southside With You. Pat Scola/Courtesy of Miramax and Roadside Attractions hide caption

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'Southside With You' Has Us Asking: Where Is The Love In Black Movies?

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In a country where the share of multiracial children has multiplied tenfold in the past 50 years, it's a good time to take stock of our shared vocabulary when it comes to describing Americans like me. Jeannie Phan for NPR hide caption

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