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NPR and WBUR's live midday news program

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Episodes

November 15, 2018: Hour 2

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Jon Snow is a broadcasting institution in the U.K. He has been the face of Channel 4 News for decades since he first went on the air in 1976. We talk with him about Brexit, Trump, journalism and more at the channel's studios in London. That and more, in hour two of Here & Now's Nov. 15, 2018 full broadcast. You can read and hear more at hereandnow.org, follow us on Twitter and join the conversation on Facebook.

Duration:00:42:43

November 15, 2018: Hour 1

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At least 56 people have died in the Camp Fire in Northern California, and more are still missing. In the town of Paradise, many lost their homes and businesses, including Sam Walker, pastor at the First Baptist Church of Paradise. Also, Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson and Alex Ashlock report from Paris, where the potential impact of Brexit remains abstract. That and more, in hour one of Here & Now's Nov. 15, 2018 full broadcast.

Duration:00:43:20

November 14, 2018: Hour 2

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Prime Minister Teresa May is out with a long-awaited deal to break off relations with the European Union — but she'll have to get it through Parliament first. We hear from two Conservative members of Parliament with differing views on Brexit. That and more, in hour two of Here & Now's Nov. 14, 2018 full broadcast.

Duration:00:43:01

November 14, 2018: Hour 1

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The clock is ticking toward Brexit. We begin our two-day broadcast from London with a report on how Northern Ireland is bracing for the U.K.'s departure from the European Union next year. That and more, in hour one of Here & Now's Nov. 14, 2018 full broadcast.

Duration:00:42:48

November 13, 2018: Hour 2

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We speak with Pulitzer Prize-winning author and journalist Sonia Nazario, who has twice made the journey from Central America to the U.S. border and who has recently proposed a plan for reducing the flow of migration. That and more, in hour two of Here & Now's Nov. 13, 2018 full broadcast.

Duration:00:42:35

November 13, 2018: Hour 1

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The Camp Fire in Northern California is the deadliest wildfire in state history. We check in on Butte County, where in the town of Paradise dozens of people are still missing and more than 6,400 homes are destroyed. That and more, in hour one of Here & Now's Nov. 13, 2018 full broadcast.

Duration:00:42:46

November 12, 2018: Hour 2

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As the global climate warms, scientists say that hotter and drier conditions are leading to more intense and longer-burning wildfires in the western United States. That and more, in hour two of Here & Now's Nov. 12, 2018 full broadcast.

Duration:00:42:41

November 12, 2018: Hour 1

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Wildfires continue to ravage California, forcing hundreds of thousands of people to flee their homes. NPR's Nathan Rott joins us with the latest. Also, the legendary blues composer W.C. Handy will be remembered this week in a series of special performances as a part of the New York Festival of Song. That and more, in hour one of Here & Now's Nov. 12, 2018 full broadcast.

Duration:00:42:49

November 9, 2018: Hour 2

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The Senate and governor's races in Florida are still too-close-to-call and appear headed for a recount. Plus, Here & Now's Robin Young talks with an ultra-Orthodox Jewish rabbi who advocates for LGBTQ individuals. That and more, in hour two of Here & Now's Nov. 8, 2018 full broadcast.

Duration:00:42:42

November 9, 2018: Hour 1

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We review ongoing fallout from the midterm elections, and President Trump forcing out Attorney General Jeff Sessions and replacing him with Russia investigation critic Matthew Whitaker, with Rick Klein of ABC News and Univision news anchor Enrique Acevedo. That and more, in hour one of Here & Now's Nov. 9, 2018 full broadcast.

Duration:00:42:48

November 8, 2018: Hour 2

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New Mexico was the last state to grant full suffrage to Native Americans. On Tuesday, it elected one of America's first Indigenous congresswomen. That and more, in hour two of Here & Now's Nov. 8, 2018 full broadcast.

Duration:00:42:19

November 8, 2018: Hour 1

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We get the latest on the shooting at a bar in Thousand Oaks, California. And a Nike endorsement deal for an athlete with cerebral palsy is getting mixed reaction from some other athletes with disabilities. That and more, in hour one of Here & Now's Nov. 8, 2018 full broadcast.

Duration:00:42:07

Attorney General Sessions Resigns; Election Night Analysis As Democrats Win House

11/7/2018
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Attorney General Jeff Sessions resigned Wednesday at the request of President Trump. We get the latest from NPR's Domenico Montanaro. Also, Republican strategist John Brabender and Democratic strategist Jamal Simmons weigh in on election night and outcomes for each party. That and more, in this episode of the Here & Now podcast.

Duration:00:31:29

November 6, 2018: Hour 2

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We hear from a reporter at a Texas polling place about the latest on Election Day, and we continue a conversation with astronaut Scott Kelly on his newly-published book, "Infinite Wonder: An Astronaut's Photographs From a Year in Space," and a possible human visit to Mars. That and more, in hour two of Here & Now's Nov. 6, 2018 full broadcast.

Duration:00:42:29

November 6, 2018: Hour 1

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We get the latest on Election Day as voters head to the polls across the country. And as jury selection continues in the trial of the Mexican drug lord known as "El Chapo," a law professor explains the pros and cons of anonymous juries. That and more, in hour one of Here & Now's Nov. 6, 2018 full broadcast.

Duration:00:42:33

November 5, 2018: Hour 2

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Astronaut Scott Kelly spent a year at the International Space Station, and while there, he took numerous photographs of Earth. Now he's sharing them in his new book, "Infinite Wonder." That and more, in hour two of Here & Now's Nov. 5, 2018 full broadcast. You can read and hear more at hereandnow.org, follow us on Twitter and join the conversation on Facebook.

Duration:00:42:29

November 5, 2018: Hour 1

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Ahead of tomorrow's midterm elections, President Trump and former President Obama have hit the campaign trail to make closing arguments for their political parties. That and more, in hour one of Here & Now's Nov. 5, 2018 full broadcast. You can read and hear more at hereandnow.org, follow us on Twitter and join the conversation on Facebook.

Duration:00:42:31

November 2, 2018: Hour 2

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It's been a traumatic week in Pittsburgh as mourners continue to bury the victims who were killed at the Tree of Life synagogue. We talk with Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald about how people in the city are doing. That and more, in hour two of Here & Now's Nov. 2, 2018 full broadcast.

Duration:00:42:54

November 2, 2018: Hour 1

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We discuss another busy week in politics and look ahead to Tuesday's pivotal midterm election. Also, we meet Jeannie Rice, a 70-year-old Cleveland grandmother who set a world record for her age group at last month's Chicago Marathon. And Oregon's sanctuary state law could be overturned by voters on Election Day. That and more, in hour one of Here & Now's Nov. 2, 2018 full broadcast.

Duration:00:42:34

November 1, 2018: Hour 2

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Democratic National Committee Chair Tom Perez talks with Here & Now's Robin Young about how Democrats would govern if they gain power in the midterm elections. Also, poet Austin Smith joins us to talk about "Flyover Country," a new collection that tackles misconceptions about the Midwest and drone violence. And news organizations, civil rights groups and universities collaborated in a project called Documenting Hate, led by the nonprofit newsroom ProPublica, in an effort to better track hate...

Duration:00:42:15