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For a toilet to be gender-inclusive, experts say it should: • Have doors with internal locks • Be accessible and well-lit • Have menstrual waste containers in each stall "What we need are inclusive, supportive toilets for all bodies," one expert said.
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Scientists are embarking on a plan to collect data on the central Arctic Ocean — an extremely understudied, and rapidly warming, part of the Arctic. To do that they will *literally* freeze their ship into the ice for a year.
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The photo project is highlighting the art of drag in South Africa — focusing on queer, black, trans and gender-nonconforming artists. "We cannot separate our queerness from our Xhosaness," says Ka-Fassie, a drag performer and activist.
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NEW: President Trump has approved a deployment of U.S. forces to Saudi Arabia for defense purposes, Secretary of Defense Mark Esper said. The administration didn't specify the number of troops involved, calling it "moderate," but said it would focus on air and missile defense.
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Chelsea Manning has broken her silence on Adrian Lamo, the famous hacker who turned her in for passing secret military documents to WikiLeaks. In a handwritten jailhouse note, Manning told NPR she's never had an ill will toward Lamo.
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President Trump is ruling out the possibility of sending thousands of captured ISIS fighters to Guantánamo Bay. Unless European allies like Germany and France accept nationals who are ISIS prisoners of war, Trump said, "we're releasing them at the border"
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Here & Now 7h
♻️ , a former regional EPA official and founder of , has 3 tips for better recycling and avoiding plastic.
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Mitch McConnell has described Nancy Pelosi’s new prescription drug pricing bill as “socialist price controls.” In an interview with NPR, Pelosi hit back against those claims — suggesting McConnell is “in the pocket of the pharmaceutical industry.”
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Walmart says it will stop selling e-cigarettes, citing regulatory "complexity and uncertainty." The move comes amid growing health concerns around vaping, especially among young people.
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An 18-year-old has been arrested and charged with second-degree murder in connection to the stabbing death of Khaseen Morris, who died after being surrounded by a crowd of students taking cellphone video of the attack.
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The Three Mile Island nuclear plant in Pennsylvania, where the nation's worst commercial nuclear accident took place in 1979, officially stopped producing electricity on Friday.
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The Trump administration has ordered new sanctions against Iran, in response to the attack last weekend in Saudi Arabia Some experts worry the sanctions could add complications for those trying to deliver humanitarian supplies.
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Morning Edition 8h
"Storm Area 51" started as a joke event on Facebook. But it went viral when over 2 million people responded "going." Today's the day the event's creator Matty Roberts scheduled it for.
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NPR Politics 6h
"[A] president should be indicted, if he's committed a wrongdoing — any president." —
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Demonstrators around the world are rallying against government inaction on climate change. NPR's has more on the protests inspired by 16-year-old Swedish activist Greta Thunberg.
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Nearly 50,000 General Motors employees with the United Auto Workers union went on strike Sunday. UAW members picketing the entrance to one Michigan plant explain the stakes.
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"I'd rather go protest about the Earth and how something's going wrong than sit in my classroom and act like nothing's happening," one student told member station in Ohio.
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Millions of young people around the world — from Australia to India and across Europe — protested today in a massive display to demand action on climate change. More than 800 marches were planned in the U.S. alone.
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A study of investors with managerial experience found participants saw better value in companies with more gender diversity, because they expect those companies to be more innovative and creative.
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Just In: Walmart said they will stop selling e-cigarettes, after selling the current inventory now available at stores, citing regulatory concerns. This comes a day after the CDC warned of 530 cases of lung injuries associated with vaping.
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