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03:39 min | 2 months ago

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"Live from NPR news I'm jeanine herbst President Biden told Chinese president Xi Jinping today the China would face consequences not just from the U.S. but from the wider world If Beijing offers material support to Russia in its war against Ukraine The White House calls the nearly two hour phone call between the two leaders direct substantive and detailed Meanwhile the top U.S. commander for the Middle East marine general Frank McKenzie says it doesn't appear Moscow is moving troops from Syria to join the Ukraine fight We have not seen any significant drawdown of forces in Syria in order to go back to Russia McKinsey who is retiring after about three years as head of the U.S. central command spoke to reporters via video conference at what was expected to be his final press briefing Russia's assault on Ukraine is destroying the infrastructure that's needed to distribute food and pierce Amy held reports officials warn the attacks are trapping millions of people as the system that feeds them is falling apart Russia has taken out trains bridges and airports leaving warehouses and supermarkets bear in Ukraine The World Food Program warns the situation is most dire in encircled cities including mariupol where residents without power running water or food await help A supply convoy has been held up outside the city for days unable to enter and the food crisis is reverberating far beyond Ukraine together Russia and Ukraine export some 30% of the world's wheat and 20% of its corn Now millions of tons of grain are stuck in the WFP says the world's most vulnerable especially those in Afghanistan Ethiopia and Syria will be hardest hit Amy held and pure news Wall Street hire by the closing bell the Dow up 274 points the NASDAQ up 279 points That's just over 2% in the S&P 500 up 51 You're listening to NPR news From WAB news in Atlanta I'm Emile Moffett it's 5 32 Governor Brian Kemp has signed an immediate suspension of George's gas tax It'll be a few days before it kicks in at your local gas station gas taxes are paid at the distributor level not by gas stations themselves The state fuel tax is 29 cents a gallon for unleaded and 33 cents a gallon for diesel the suspension runs through May 31st Georgia congressman David Scott is leading other Congress members experts and farmers in a review of federal programs that address climate change as part of the multi-billion dollar farm Bill The bill created conservation incentive pilot programs through the USDA Scott is the chairman of the House agriculture committee There's no end industry There's no entity that relies on their existence from climate and weather then agriculture so that is why we in agriculture must be at the front of the point of the spear When it comes to addressing climate change officials say Georgia agriculture industry has a $74 billion impact on the state's economy Atlanta Motor Speedway is gearing up for tens of thousands of NASCAR fans this weekend NASCAR's main race the folds of honor quick trip 500 is on Sunday The lower level Xfinity series is also racing as is the NASCAR truck series where a local Georgia team looks to expand his lead in the standings 19 year old Chandler Smith from tiny talking rock Georgia won the last truck series race earlier this month the truck series is seen as a step toward eventually driving in the main series that race.

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02:54 min | 2 years ago

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"NPR news I'm Jeanine Herbst Attorney General William Barr says president trump has fired the top federal prosecutor in Manhattan whose office has investigated the president's associates but as NPR's Ryan Lucas reports trump told journalists later in the day he's not involved in a one page letter Barr told the US attorney for the Southern District of New York Geoffrey Berman that the president had fired him at bars request this is a day after bar put out a statement saying Berman was stepping down only for Berman to issue his own statements are only afterward saying that he has no intention of stepping down and that his office would forge ahead with its investigations under Berman's leadership the US attorney's office in Manhattan has investigated several individuals close to the president including his former fixer Michael Cohen and trump's current personal attorney Rudy Giuliani asked about his decision to fire Berman trump told reporters that he isn't involved that's all up to the Attorney General he says Ryan Lucas NPR news Washington as tens of thousands gather in Tulsa for president trump's campaign rally tonight health officials say they're worried about the risk of contracting the corona virus as infections across the country and in Oklahoma grow now the campaigns as some of its advance team has tested positive but officials say they won't be at the event Chris Polanski with member station K. W. G. S. has more on the rally from Tulsa things are tense in downtown Tulsa police confirm that they arrested a woman wearing an I can't breathe T. shirt this morning at the request of trump campaign staff some Oklahoma national guardsmen are carrying rifles despite the guard telling reporters earlier this week they would only carry batons and pepper spray an organizer for one of several counter demonstration says she's expecting as many as six thousand attendees at a city park leaders in Tulsa's black community made one last appeal to mayor GT Bynum to call off the event Bynum has stood by the president and the rally for NPR news I'm Chris Polanski in Tulsa president trump is expected to sign an order suspending temporary work visas through the end of the year and here's Franco or don't yes reports the decision comes as the administration continues to grapple with high unemployment among American workers because of the pandemic the new order is just the latest effort by the administration to protect unemployed workers during the pandemic R. J. how many of the federation for American immigration reform said the trump administration is on the right path no matter how you slice it out it's shaping up to be a big win for American workers at a critical time we have some concern over a potential abuse of broadly written exceptions but there's still time for that to be addressed both now and during implementation of the executive order my gosh Asians are on going over various exemptions and changes could occur before it reaches trump's desk but the order has already raised significant concerns among industries and universities who depend on foreign workers Franco or down yes NPR news and you're listening.

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02:42 min | 2 years ago

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"From NPR news I'm Jeanine Herbst protests over the death of George Floyd an unarmed black man in Minneapolis police custody continue today in Los Angeles at this hour protesters marching along a road to set fire to several police cruisers and vandalized others it's turned into a tense standoff with the police several of the demonstrators have been detained and those protests erupted around the country over the past several days that as Attorney General William Barr is accusing far left radicals of being behind the violence that erupted in connection with some of the protests over Floyd's death NPR's Ryan Lucas has more bar says the outrage over Floyd's death is real and legitimate and that the criminal justice system is moving quickly to hold those responsible to account but Barr said unfortunately in many cities peaceful protest over Floyd's death are being hijacked by what he called violent far left extremist groups groups of outside radicals and agitators are exploiting the situation to pursue their own separate and violent agenda bar did not offer any evidence to support that assertion but he warned that it is a federal crime to cross state lines to incite or participate in what he called violent riding and he said the justice department will enforce those laws Ryan Lucas NPR news Washington New York governor Andrew Cuomo says the state Attorney General will review the violent clashes that erupted in Brooklyn last night after thousands of people gather to protest is redo Iorio from member station WSHU has more New York City police say multiple officers were injured and at least two hundred people have been arrested as protesters threw water bottles at officers and destroyed police vehicles governor Andrew Cuomo says the Attorney General will review actions by the crowd and police tactics people do deserve answers and people do deserve accountability and if someone did something wrong they should be held accountable more protests are happening today throughout the city including one in Staten Island where Eric garner died six years ago after a police officer placed him in a chokehold for NPR news I'm Desiree diorio in New York but in Madison Wisconsin it was a peaceful protest today Wisconsin public radio's Bridgit Bowden has more about two thousand people marched from the Wisconsin state capitol to the county jail to a house where a black teenager was killed by police in two thousand fifteen protester Jordan king stood on top of a car and spoke to the crowd about damage to property by protesters in other cities we're yeah.

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03:19 min | 2 years ago

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"Jeanine Herbst president trump is activating the National Guard in New York California and Washington state in response to the growing corona virus outbreak as NPR's Bobby Allen reports it's the latest White House response to the states hardest hit by the fast spreading virus trump says the National Guard will assist with things like building mobile medical facilities and other missions to help combat the coronavirus there's actual give them maximum flexibility to use to guard against the virus without having to worry about costs or liability and freeing up state resources to protect the health and safety of the people in their state trump says he is also sending wartime navy medical ships to harbors in Los Angeles and New York to ease the burden of local hospitals state leaders say they are desperate for medical supplies like masks gowns and gloves saying competition among the states for a dwindling supply is driving up prices Bobby Allyn NPR news Washington on Capitol Hill a procedural vote on a corona virus economic relief bill fail tonight preventing it from advancing in the Senate but lawmakers say negotiations continue the procedural vote which required sixty votes to pass just got forty seven this amid fierce partisan clashes Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer called it as corporate bailout Democrats want to more help for health care workers and others affected by the disease outbreak saying the Republican measure concentrated too much on helping companies this bill is said to be about a trillion dollars several states have issued stay at home orders to try to halt the spread of the virus including Ohio New York California and Louisiana Paul Brown with member station W. RK F. has more the order does not take effect until Monday evening but governor John bel Edwards urged everyone who is able to self isolate now the bottom line is we're in a race against time when it comes to this corona virus and its rapid spread in Louisiana Louisiana has ten times as many cases as it did a week ago and a growth rate faster than any state or country in the world on Friday Edwards warned the state health care system could be overwhelmed before the end of the month without federal intervention under the order Louisianans are instructed to stay home except for essential tasks like buying groceries and picking up prescriptions for NPR news I'm Paul Brown in baton Rouge all Germany is far groups of more than two people from gathering chancellor angle Americal is going into isolation because her doctor tested positive for corona virus and here's rob Smith has more chancellor Merkel was won praise for Coleman transparency through this crisis said she would isolate herself at home immediately after learning that a doctor who vaccinated her against ammonia on Friday was infected the news over quarantine came soon after government oppose new social distancing rules that limit public gatherings to to people not including families NPR's rob Schmitz Asian markets are lower right now the issued out on two point four percent the Nikkei in Japan up a fraction this is NPR the UK is telling people with serious health problems to self quarantine for the next twelve weeks the government says it plans to notify some one and a half million people who are at high risk for the corona virus complications including respiratory conditions and those who are immuno compromised that they should leave their homes for the next three months but to support that effort officials a grocery stores.

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03:44 min | 2 years ago

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"Live from NPR news in Washington I'm Jeanine Herbst nearly two dozen passengers on board a cruise ship off the coast of California have tested positive for corona virus appears Windsor Johnston reports the ship has been in limbo off the waters near San Francisco vice president Mike pence says twenty one people aboard the grand princess cruise ship have been tested positive for corona virus he says they include in nineteen crew members and two passengers in the wake of these findings today we've been working through the day with the governor Newsom and his administration through their unified command efforts in California CDC and HHS and we have developed a plan which will be implemented this weekend pence says the grand princess will be brought to a non commercial port this weekend where all passengers and crew will be tested the ship had bid on the two week voyage to Hawaii when it was ordered to return to San Francisco more than thirty five hundred people are on board Windsor Johnston NPR news Virginia could become the latest state to hand over redistricting powers to a commission the Commonwealth legislature approved a plan that advocates say will help prevent gerrymandering and heavier from member station V. P. M. has more the redistricting commission had bipartisan support in Virginia's legislature last year when Republicans held sway but this year many Democrats had second thoughts saying the proposed constitutional amendment failed to protect the interest of minorities now Virginia voters will get a final say advocates say it's the only permanent way to prevent political parties from carving up districts for their own benefit then pave your reporting another precipitous drop on Wall Street today with the Dow losing nearly one percent of its value at one point the Dow was down nearly nine hundred points but all three indices pulled off earlier lows by the closing bell as NPR's Jim zarroli reports the interest rate on government bonds also hit another record low all of the major stock indexes saw big declines again at one point the S. and P. five hundred was down by four percent airline stocks have taken a big hit so have banks which have been hurt by falling interest rates the yield on the ten year treasury bond fell below seven tenths of a percentage point for the first time ever as the corona virus spreads investors have been pouring money into government debt it's seen as a safe haven in tumultuous times investors appear to be shrugging off efforts to contain the crisis such as this week's emergency rate cut by the federal reserve and the eight billion dollars spending measure passed by Congress Jim zarroli NPR news New York and the numbers on wallstreet the Dow was down two hundred fifty six points to end at twenty six thousand eight hundred sixty four that's down nearly one percent the nasdaq lost one hundred sixty two points to end at eighty five seventy five that's down one point eight percent the S. and P. five hundred was down one point seven percent losing fifty one points to end the day at twenty nine seventy two you're listening to NPR news from Washington and on a Friday March sixth the very good afternoon to you on Larry Pareil here's what's happening in case your W. at four oh four two new cases of corona virus have been confirmed in LA county today bringing the total number of cases in the area to thirteen one of them is linked to a group of eight travelers who were on a ski trip in Italy the other individual is a health screener at Ellie ex who has been linked to another health screener who contracted the virus earlier this week all people who tested positive are under isolation the only county department of public health confirmed that none of the cases in the county are from community spread because the sources of infection or known director Barbara Ferrer says to remain vigilant but don't panic for the general public your risk still remains low although this is the time to start making sure you're practicing what we.

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03:10 min | 2 years ago

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"Washington I'm Jeanine Herbst Bernie Sanders's won the Nevada caucus cementing its position as a front runner to win the democratic nomination for president he's now won two contests Joe Biden came in a distant second place but isn't here is dominical Montenegro reports some question whether Sanders could win the White House the problem is there's not a you know quantifiable metric that everyone can agree on to say what electability means you know it's a pretty amorphous ambiguous thing if you are a Sanders supporter you are a Die Hard who believes that Bernie Sanders can wind and water of one in twenty sixteen right if he was on the ballot instead of Hillary Clinton they believe that it's very difficult thing to quantify and there are a lot of Democrats who fervently disagree that Bernie Sanders can win and beat Donald Trump but you know you don't know if that's actually true until the race is run and here's the medical Montoneros reporting Sanders is campaigning in Texas this weekend which is holding early voting ahead of super Tuesday March third Sanders is planning for rallies in the state this weekend South Korea says the number of new coronavirus cases in the country is doubled for the third day Italy is put some northern towns on lock down because of a cluster of infections and two deaths Rana's confirming six people have died from the illness concern is growing over the number of new cases with no clear link to China and some of the British passengers quarantine in Japan on the diamond princess cruise ship because of the virus are back in the U. K. the key Barker has more from London the aircraft touched down at a military base near the city of Salisbury the British foreign office says thirty two British and European passengers were on board as well as medical staff and British government officials to buses were waiting at the airstrip to take the Britons the four hour drive to the hospital where they'll spend the next fourteen days in quarantine that's in addition to the sixteen days they've already spent in isolation on the diamond princess cruise ship there were eighty seven Britons on board when the corona virus hit some have already been evacuated others are being treated for the virus at a hospital in Japan for NPR news I'm Vicky Barker in London meanwhile in the United States the centers for disease control and prevention says there are thirty five confirmed cases of the corona virus but there are no deaths inside the US this is the first day of a week long reduction of violence in Afghanistan and this Jennifer glasse reports from Kabul the Afghan government says it appears to be holding there at least two instances of Taliban fighters attacking Afghan security forces but the appeared relatively minor the Taliban spokesman says they fall outside the areas agreed with the U. S. in the weeklong troops the US commander says US forces are in a defensive position halting all offensive attacks Jennifer glasse reporting you're listening to NPR news from Washington and support for NPR comes from the corporation for public broadcasting and the estate of Joan Kroc whose request serves as an enduring investment in the future of public radio.

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02:43 min | 2 years ago

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"Was the first time that we've seen it below five hours in NYC is with the global flight tracking service flight radar twenty four and he says this weekend as storms were hitting the U. K. observers like came war on high alert for strong winds to propel one of the east bound trans Atlantic flights to potential new speed one passenger of the record setting British Airways flights told in the yard was a little bumpy but got him to London safely after his original flight got canceled because of the storm Alina so you can NPR news in Australia torrential rain south of city today put out a major wildfire but it also caused widespread flooding the girl when fires destroyed three hundred twelve homes and burned one point two million acres of the past two and a half months the state emergency service reported six flood rescues overnight near Grafton that's north of Sydney this after meteorologists issued a severe weather warning along most of the New South Wales coastal parts of Queensland to the north for heavy rain and damaging winds I'm Jeanine Herbst NPR news in Washington support for NPR comes from NPR stations other contributors include the artists foundation dedicated to the idea that people can live in harmony with one another and the natural world learn more about our case and its partners and artist foundation dot org and the listeners who support this is NPR station welcome to let you know USA I might get you know host time and the heavens mine is often called the queen of Latin American rock and roll she made her debut in nineteen eighty eight when she was only twenty years old her career has spanned three decades and she's released more than twenty albums maybe not a complete surprise since I only had that comes from a star studded Mexico City based family her father is and like it was mine the iconic sixties.

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03:02 min | 2 years ago

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"In Washington I'm Jeanine Herbst presidential candidates are jamming in as many campaign stops as they can in New Hampshire today ahead of Tuesday's primary and your Scott that pro is there as former vice president Joe Biden and former south bend Indiana mayor Pete put a judge spar over which one of the best nearest the political movement led by former president Barack Obama senator Bernie Sanders is making a different pitch he told supporters in Plymouth today that as president he will overhaul healthcare immigration education childcare energy policy end of the criminal justice system just to name a few areas of the government and the economy he wants to change Sanders campaign says its volunteers knock on a hundred fifty thousand door Saturday meanwhile several polls show senator any club which are gaining ground at the last minute as moderate voters look over their choices in a mobile field Scott dentro NPR news traveling with the Sanders campaign in New York City back to back shootings in the Bronx by the same gun minute left two police officers wounded authorities say the suspect shot an officer in a police van last night and then today opened fire inside a precinct building wounding another both are expected to fully recover mayor bill de Blasio is calling it an attempted assassination these officers handled such a horrific situation with heroism with extraordinary skill thank god that each and everyone of them will be okay the gunman is in custody police commissioner urge Dermot Shea says the gunman was paroled in twenty seventeen after serving more than a decade in prison on an attempted murder charge Swiss voters have overwhelmingly approved a new law that makes it illegal to discriminate against LGBT Q. people the Swiss parliament is already approved it but opponents collected enough signatures for a country wide referendum this this line has more under the new law people of publicly incite hatred or discrimination against people based on their sexual orientation would face criminal charges more than sixty three percent to Swiss voters have said they will no longer tolerate homophobia in their country LGBT campaigners say the result is a clear signal against hatred right wing opponents say they will keep a close eye on the implementation of the law to make sure their freedom of expression isn't violated backers of the referendum say they have nothing to fear as long as their speech is respectful of others for NPR news I'm Lisa schline in Geneva the ninety second Academy Awards the Oscars gets under way in about an hour at the Dolby theatre in Los Angeles favorite to win Best Picture the World War one drama nineteen seventeen director Sam Mendes dedicated it to his grandfather but the comedic thriller from South Korea parasite is also a favorite for Best Picture if it does when it would be a first for a foreign language film to win that award you're listening to NPR news and support for NPR news comes from indeed with its skills test build for employers.

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02:50 min | 2 years ago

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"Washington I'm Jeanine Herbst the second case of the corona virus has been detected in California and that brings the number of confirmed cases in the US to nine with four in California Santa Clara county health officials say a woman who travel to hunt China develop symptoms but hasn't been sick enough to be hospitalized and has been regularly monitored this case is unrelated to the first case in that county health officials say that means there is no person to person spread of the virus in Santa Clara county so far and in France a second French chartered plane carrying more than two hundred fifty evacuees from China has landed and peers Eleanor Beardsley reports officials say none of the passengers had symptoms of the corona virus when they left behind the giant Airbus a three eighty landed Sunday at a military base in southern France on board were people from thirty nations French Belgians Dutch Danes check Slovaks and some African citizens all desperate to flee the epicenter of the crisis authorities haven't set up the returnees would be put into quarantine but two hundred French nationals who returned on a flight Friday were put in isolation for fourteen days the French foreign minister says the non French citizens will be able to return to their home countries joy of a delay all also hailed what he called excellent cooperation with Chinese authorities in getting foreigners out Eleanor Beardsley NPR news Paris put a judge wrapped up his final Iowa rally before tomorrow's caucuses asking a crowd of more than two thousand to imagine waking up on the first date the Donald Trump is no longer president if yours don Gonyea reports voted you was on stage in a domed high school basketball arena in des Moines urging a noisy audience to think about life after trump are we ready to say goodbye to the chaos in the corruption are we ready to say goodbye to the cruel to you in the division recent polls have consistently but booted you among the leading democratic contenders in Iowa this weekend the help eleven events and venues large and small all over the state don Gonyea NPR news des Moines president trump will give his state of the union address Tuesday night in the capital where his impeachment trial is still under way he's expected to declare that the state of the union is strong even when it's bitterly divided as he asks Americans for a second term trump is the third president in U. S. history to be impeached but he is expected to be acquitted in his Senate trial on Wednesday both sides will give closing arguments tomorrow than a Wednesday eight senators will vote on whether to acquit him remove him from office Super Bowl fifty four is under way at the hard rock stadium in Miami what with the Kansas City Chiefs playing the San Francisco forty Niners the first time these two teams have faced off in a Superbowl.

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04:25 min | 2 years ago

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"From NPR news in Washington I'm Jeanine Herbst it's a new phase of the impeachment inquiry this week as public hearings will be held for the first time lawmakers are scheduled here from three diplomats William Taylor the acting US ambassador to Ukraine and George can't Deputy Assistant Secretary of state on Wednesday and former ambassador Marie Ivanov itch on Friday if yours Franco Oregonians has more all three have already testified in private of the administration putting pressure on Ukraine to launch an investigation of a political rival now people are gonna hear them directly for themselves Taylor testified it was his clear understanding that security aid would not come until you click the Ukraine president committed to doing an investigation and can he was the one who described a quo campaign of lies led by Rudy Giuliani to undermine give on image and yours Franco or doing is reporting that the Supreme Court tomorrow the trump administration will square off against some seven hundred thousand young people often called dreamers who were brought to the U. S. illegally as children and her as Nina Totenberg has more Dhaka has been an enormously popular program with public opinion polls showing widespread support for it doctor recipients have gotten advanced degrees they've started businesses and more than ninety percent have jobs at first president trump seems sympathetic to the daca recipients it's a very difficult thing for me because you know I love these kids but seven months later trump shut down Dhaka only to be blocked by the lower courts now the issue is before the Supreme Court where the justices will hear arguments today Nina Totenberg NPR news Washington president trump laid a wreath at the start of the New York veterans day parade and so there's a sacred obligation to care for those who have borne the battle and here's Tamera Keith has more president trump delivered somber remarks recounting the her Rolex of several U. S. veterans he said of those who served and continue to serve the nation is forever in their debt together we must safeguard what generations of fearless pages gave everything to secure we will protect our liberty of hold our values and defend our home trump who often veers off script into partisan politics kept his focus on those this day is designated to honor in his remarks at the opening ceremony of the New York veterans day parade timbre Keith NPR news the White House former president Jimmy Carter has been admitted to Emory University hospital tonight for a procedure to relieve pressure on his brain from leading due to recent falls the Carter center tweeted that the ninety five year old will have the procedure tomorrow morning and it is resting comfortably and his wife by his side well treated me the day in mixed territory the Dow up ten points the nasdaq down eleven the S. and P. five hundred down six you're listening to NPR news from Washington and this is WNYC in New York I'm Sean Carlson your congressman Peter king's announcement that he won't run for another term next year has caught some of his fellow Republicans off guard the call Molly talk as represents parts of Brooklyn and Staten Island in the state assembly she said she was surprised to hear the king will step down after spending twenty eight years representing Long Island it was a shock United necessarily see this coming everyone knows he loves his job and this isn't such a big part of his life up for so many years and like I said it's going to be very different not having peaking representing New York in in Congress in aspen on Facebook king said that quote it's time to end the weekly commute and be home in Seaford plus he was criticizing his predecessor has Michael Bloomberg guys a possible presidential W. my she's bridge Bergen reports the blouse you says the former mayor is a bad fit for the democratic primary he would make a better president than trump he did good work on climate change gun safety immigration and public health but that's the limit of diplomacy is praise for the former mayor he called Bloomberg tone deaf to the needs of working people blind to the inequality crisis in says he dove Lazio was elected in large part because so many people wanted to see a change from all that as for a presidential run there's no way in the world a we should nominate billionaire look into my eyes is the status quo Bloomberg filed paperwork in Alabama last Friday but has not officially launched a campaign for tonight were.

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02:20 min | 2 years ago

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"Live from NPR news in Washington I'm Jeanine Herbst house impeachment inquiry into president trump is moving into a new phase appears ones are Johnston reports lawmakers will have the opportunity to question witnesses during public hearings that are set to get under way this week the house on Wednesday will hear from it to diplomats bill Taylor the acting US ambassador to Ukraine and George can't the Deputy Assistant Secretary of state for European and Eurasian affairs their testimony comes as lawmakers continue to investigate whether president trump used military aid as leverage to pressure Ukraine to dig up dirt on a political rival on Friday lawmakers will question former US ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yolanda **** who was abruptly removed from her post earlier this year it's still unclear whether house investigators will subpoena former national security adviser John Bolton who failed to appear for a closed door deposition last week winter Johnston NPR news Washington Mexico says it has granted former Bolivian president evil moralis asylum moralis resigned yesterday after the army asked him to amid growing protests over a disputed election meanwhile the organization of American states plans to hold a special meeting on Bolivia in Washington tomorrow the US has expressed support for moralis his resignation but Venezuela joined with moralis leftist allies calling the resignation accrue international atomic energy agency says Iran is accelerating its enrichment of uranium European countries are now scrambling trying to get a run back into compliance with the twenty fifteen nuclear deal and your special Telamon has more the E. U.'s foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini is joining France Germany and Britain in calling on Iran to stick to the nuclear agreement even if it's increasingly difficult to preserve it we will continue our efforts to have a full implementation of the agreement Mogherini says the Europeans are extremely concerned about Iran's decision to resume low grade uranium enrichment at its underground Ford facility they're calling for a meeting of the dispute resolution mechanism that would include all the signatories of the deal except for the US since the trump administration pulled out and re impose sanctions on Iran Michele Kelemen.

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01:31 min | 2 years ago

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"Jeanine Herbst mandatory evacuations have been ordered for beach side communities and mobile homes in many counties on Florida's Atlantic coast and here's Greg Allen reports after pounding the Bahamas hurricane Dorian is expected to stay off shore but still potentially bring high winds rain and storm surges to coastal communities in Florida evacuations already under way in Palm Beach and Martin counties other counties on Florida's coast will phase in evacuation orders as Dorian moves north Korean is expected to be a major hurricane as it passes by Florida on a track the governor Rhonda Sanders says leaves little margin for error even the track they keep that off the coast and ate like it's a hundred miles off the coast I make it to be about twenty five miles off the coast in some areas and so that's way too close for comfort the national hurricane center says on Dorian's current track parts of Florida's close will get hurricane force winds of forty seven foot storm surge as much as nine inches of rain in some places Greg Allen NPR news Miami South Carolina has also issued evacuation orders for some coastal communities starting tomorrow with lane reversals on several highways to help move people out at least seven people are dead another twenty two were injured yesterday after a gunman went on a shooting rampage in the West Texas towns of Midland and Odessa is Vicky Fogel from member station K. U. T. and Austin reports one of those wounded Saturday is a seventeen month old girl Texas governor Greg Abbott says he received a text message from the toddler's mother just ahead of a news conference I haven't read the text aloud in which the mother describes.

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01:50 min | 3 years ago

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"From NPR news in Washington I'm Jeanine Herbst union workers at a Royal Dutch Shell plant in western Pennsylvania we're given a choice ahead of president trump's visited the plant earlier this week attend the president's speech or stay home without pay as in here as Bobby Allen reports a memo circulated among more than two thousand workers at the construction sites also reportedly cautioned attendees not to protest the letter telling workers to fill up the big factory hall or stay home without pay was first reported by the Pittsburgh post Gazette the paper reported that in addition to urging workers to be there they were told not to shout protest or do anything that could be quote viewed as resistance can broadband business manager for the local steam fitters union confirm the memo to N. P. R. he refers to the giant plant that's under construction as a cracker okay what I'll do photo ops all day long with one another cracker and are in his speech trump phrase natural gas extraction across Appalachia and told workers he was counting on their vote in twenty twenty Bobbi Alan NPR news democratic presidential candidates Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders are continuing to make their pitch for expanded healthcare as a mill Moffett from member station W. A. B. E. reports both spoke today in front of a crowd of young African American voters in Atlanta a cornerstone of Bernie Sanders campaign has been healthcare for all it was a point he emphasized at a candidate forum organized by the black church political action committee African Americans are less likely to have insurance than white Americans more likely to leave a hospital with the bill they cannot afford to pay Elizabeth Warren meanwhile noted that it's an issue especially important for black women were more likely than white women to die during childbirth and I'm way past let's raise awareness.

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02:46 min | 3 years ago

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"Live from NPR news in Washington, I'm Jeanine Herbst. There are no survivors after an Ethiopian airliner crashed in Addis baba this morning after taking off her Kanye one hundred fifty seven people including eight Americans were on board. And here's ADA Peralta has more from Nairobi leave the open airlines plane took off from ATI SABA headed tonight Roby, but just a few minutes later the plane crashed killing everyone on board. Eighteen Canadians and eight Americans were among those killed. If you open c o two wilt says they still don't know what caused the crash, but this was a brand new Boeing plane being flown by a senior pilot. There were no indications. He says that something was wrong with it this same model plane crashed last year in Indonesia pilots complained that Boeing failed to flag significant changes to some of the flight control systems. In a statement. Boeing says it is standing by to provide support for the investigation. Eight and pair news Nairobi in. Syria. Us-backed local forces have resumed their offensive on the last pocket of ISIS held territory as NPR's Ruth lock reports they had suspended operations for several days to give civilians a chance to escape and fighters. A chance to turn themselves in US backs Lecco forces in Syria say the deadline for ISIS to surrender from its final piece of territory has expired Aliko commander says frontline troops moving to attack. What remains of the extremist group the offensive against beggars in northeast Syria has dragged on for weeks. The US backed SDF militia suspended fighting to Alaska villains to flee and those ISIS fighters that wanted to to surrender. Tens of thousands of people have streamed out of this malaria, some had been taking shelter in caves or tunnels. Now, the SDF one to attack those ISIS vices that they say have decided to make a last stand wreath Shylock NPR news favorite President Trump's twenty. Twenty budget includes another eight point six billion dollars to continue Bill building the wall along the US Mexico border that request would more than double the eight point one billion dollars potentially available to him from other government programs after he declared a national emergency in order to circumvent. Congress minority leader Senator Chuck Schumer says he hopes they won't see another shutdown like the last one sending the nation into a thirty five day turmoil. Congress refused to fund his wall. The president was forced to admit defeat and reopen the government without getting his wall. The same thing will repeat itself if he tries this again, so we hope he's learned his lesson. The budget to be unveiled tomorrow also contains a proposed five. Percent reduction in most domestic non-defense portions of the budget. The budget also calls for an increase in childcare spending with a proposed.

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"jeanine herbst" Discussed on 90.3 KAZU

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01:46 min | 3 years ago

"jeanine herbst" Discussed on 90.3 KAZU

"New. I'm Audie Cornish. Mary Louise Kelley in this hour, a House Democrat on the standoff later reaction from voters in Ohio about President Trump's holding out for money for a border wall. Trump trump. In California, the consequences of estate plan to use death certificates to pinpoint the prescribing doctors of opioid addicts scaring providers into not prescribing opioids, I think that is not the ethically appropriate way to go forward, and why economists are worried about the potential for another recession. Now, the news. Live from NPR news in Washington, I'm Jeanine Herbst. President Trump says he'll give his state of the union address from a different venue after house speaker Nancy Pelosi made it clear to him today. He's not welcome to give the address from the house floor while the government remains partially. Shut down. Trump speaking from the White House this afternoon called Pelosi's decision, a great blotch on the country, a horrible, Mark and a disgrace. She doesn't want the American public to hear what's going on. She's afraid of the truth, and the super left Democrats, the radical Democrats what's going on in that party is shocking. It's not clear where or when Trump will deliver his speech by law. The president may not address a joint session of congress without both chambers. Explicit permission. The constitution doesn't require that. The state of the union be delivered in the form of a speech and on Capitol Hill today furloughed federal workers staged protest inside a Senate office building demanding an end to the partial government shutdown. Patrick Madden of member station. W A M U reports. Twelve people were arrested the protest.

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"jeanine herbst" Discussed on KCRW

KCRW

01:45 min | 3 years ago

"jeanine herbst" Discussed on KCRW

"Jeanine Herbst. President Trump has made Democrats and offer to end the partial government shutdown, but democratic leaders have already rejected it as a non-starter NPR, Shannon. Van Zandt has more Trump announced his support for extending deportation protections for undocumented immigrants and exchange for five point seven billion dollars in funding for a wall along the southern border number one is three years of legislative relief for seven hundred thousand DACA recipients wrought here on lawfully by their parents at a young age many years ago. Trump is also offering an extension of temporary protected status for about three hundred thousand emigrants, however, democratic leaders have rejected his proposal saying that it includes initiatives that were previously turned down Democratic Party leaders. Have also said they won't negotiate with Trump until the government is reopened Shannon, van Sant. NPR news, Washington. For the third year in a row women's marches were held across the country today. Bitter cold temperatures and an overnight snowstorm led. Organizers to move I o was women's March inside the state capital in Des Moines. Iowa public radio's Klay masters reports a potential democratic presidential candidate to stop their Des Moines is now represented by democrat, Cindy acne who defeated a Republican incumbent accident told the packed capital rotunda. The US house has changed. I see more women. I see more women of color. I see women and men from our LGBTQ community. And we are truly Representative of the people that live not only in our districts in our states, but across this country and that gives me hope rose green who came to the March with her daughters says she teared up when accident took the stage. She's.

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KCRW

01:42 min | 3 years ago

"jeanine herbst" Discussed on KCRW

"To SM SMC dot EDU slash photo to make an appointment live from NPR news in Washington, I'm Jeanine Herbst. Still resolution in the now three week old partial government shutdown White House and congressional staff met for two hours today, but left without a deal. This is over funding for the border wall. Hundreds of thousands of federal employees are working without pay or are furloughed and the coast guard is still carrying out see or rescues at sea without a paycheck members did get some relief of refund after one team emergency payment last month. But now, it's not. Clear when they'll be paid. Again, Heather Jacobson's fiance is petty officer in Washington state. We don't know for going to have a. Like our own Bill paid our food for the rest of the month. Like, we just don't know. Meanwhile, house speaker Nancy Pelosi says House Democrats next week we'll start passing individual appropriations bills to reopen. All government agencies starting with treasury and the IRS so people can get their tax refunds on schedule. And the Trump administration halted raises for senior government officials, including vice President Mike Pence that would have gone into effect today in Houston community leaders held a rally near the spot where an unknown gunmen killed seven year old jasmine Barnes a week ago and Martin with Houston public media has more. Hundreds of people the vast majority African American gathered at the parking lot of a WalMart near where jasmine was killed about a week ago. A driver described as a white man in his thirties or forties pulled up to the family car and started shooting. Jasmine died at the scene. Her mother was hit in the arm. Tanisha Jones says she came to the rally because she wanted to support.

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Even Before Hurricane Maria Hit, Puerto Rico Was In Financial Ruin

01:28 min | 4 years ago

Even Before Hurricane Maria Hit, Puerto Rico Was In Financial Ruin

"Snooze live from npr news in washington i'm jeanine herbst the trump administration has postponed a decision on whether to impose steel and aluminum tariffs on europe canada and mexico and beers jim zarroli reports that the tariffs were set to take effect tomorrow trump has imposed tariffs of twenty five percent on steel imports and ten percent on imports of aluminum but the administration gave temporary exemptions to some key us trading partners including the european union the exemptions were set to expire at the beginning of may and officials were in talks with the other countries about whether they would take effect permanently but a source confirmed to npr that the administration will postpone a decision until june first the source also said the white house expects to reach a deal by then with some other countries including argentina australia and brazil jim zarroli npr news new york an american soldier was killed and other wounded in a combat operation today in eastern afghanistan the pentagon says several afghan security forces were also killed and wounded in the same operation meanwhile isis has claimed responsibility for a series of attacks that killed at least thirty five people including ten reporters and eleven children and npr in frontline investigation has found serious flaws in the us government's response to hurricane maria npr's laura sullivan reports hundreds of internal documents and emails revealed the relief effort for puerto rico in chaos puerto rico needed the federal government's helped recover from maria but that help was difficult to find npr in frontline obtained internal documents that show fema failed to pre positioned supplies on the island before the storm and was unable to get tarps onto the island for months lieutenant general todd seminary head of the army corps said the lack of supplies led to delays almost all the warehouses ramp these when we hit the amount of available supplies were just not there to be able to respond in an effort that could have got us a more of a jump start other documents show fema was struggling with its own workforce the agency called a quarter of the employee's at higher quote unqualified for the work fema officials say the agency did the best it could given the impact of the storm laura sullivan npr news vice president mike pence inspected the construction of a replacement part of the border wallet collect seco california today he also talked about the.

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Egypt, Alexandria, car bomb explosion leaves 2 dead

00:51 sec | 4 years ago

Egypt, Alexandria, car bomb explosion leaves 2 dead

"Eleven two times every weekend here on k kuwaiti public radio i'm janine herbst with these headlines marches and rallies calling for gun control took place across the world today in response to gun violence and the shooting apartment florida highschool that left seventeen people dead the biggest was held in washington dc where tens of thousands of people including high school activists held a rally calling on congress to act in egypt two days before the presidential election the interior ministry says a car bomb exploded in alexandria killing at least one police officer and wounding several others chinese state media say beijing's newly appointed economic chief has talked on the phone with treasury secretary steve mnuchin warning the china will defend itself against president trump's tariffs on chinese imports i'm jeanine herbst npr news.

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