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White House: Trump, Putin Held Second 'Brief Conversation' At G-20 ...
Speaking on background, a White House official denied that there was a "second meeting," describing it instead as a "brief conversation at the end of dinner.".

NPR — July 22, 2017


State Department Certifies Iran's Compliance With Nuclear Deal ...
Senior administration officials, speaking on background, said the White House remains concerned about the "very significant flaws" in the deal and criticized the  ...

NPR — July 22, 2017


Militant Right-Wing Activists Protest Religious Community With ...
One of the community's leaders speaking on background told NPR that this kind of display is terrifying to the people inside. State Police Captain Scott Heggelke ...

NPR — July 22, 2017


Newest Senate Health Care Overhaul Would Increase Uninsured By ...
A Senate Republican aide told Bloomberg news that the bill didn't include the Cruz amendment because the CBO isn't scoring it yet. McConnell Backup Plan To ...

NPR — July 21, 2017


Trump Picks Jon Huntsman To Be U.S. Ambassador To Russia : The ...
... Russia's ambassador in Washington, according to a person familiar with the situation who was not authorized to speak publicly about pending appointments.

NPR — July 21, 2017


CNN Resignations A Sign Of The High Stakes In Covering Trump's ...
As senior news executives reviewed the story's evolution, they found red flags that appeared to have been ignored, according to a person with direct knowledge  ...

NPR — July 1, 2017


Georgia Inmates Come To Aid Of Unconscious Guard : The Two ...
The deputy — who asked to remain anonymous — told WXIA he suffers from a chronic illness called chiari malformation, which can cause hyperventilation, ...

NPR — June 23, 2017


Dog Meat Lovers Vs. Dog Lovers: China's Canine Debate : Goats ...
He declined to give his name. Yulin, in southwest Guangxi Province, is one of several regions in China where residents claim eating dog meat is a tradition.

NPR — June 22, 2017


Refugees Struggle With Mental Illness, Suicide Attempts Increase ...
She did not want her last name used because she fears for her family in Damascus. MANAL: (Through interpreter) It's hot and very dirty in this camp - the toilets ...

NPR — June 20, 2017


Firefighters In London Battle Massive High-Rise Fire : The Two-Way ...
One person, who did not want to be identified, told the British newspaper The Guardian, "I'm lucky to be alive - and lots of people have not got out of the building.

NPR — June 16, 2017


London Grenfell Fire: At Least 12 Fatalities Reported In Massive ...
One person, who did not want to be identified, told the British newspaper The Guardian, "I'm lucky to be alive — and lots of people have not got out of the ...

NPR — June 15, 2017


Drugmaker Behind Vivitrol Tries To Cash In On The Opioid Epidemic ...
"This is one of the most intense behind-the-scenes lobbying efforts," said a Democratic congressional staffer, who was not authorized to speak on the record.

NPR — June 12, 2017


'Anti-Sharia' Marchers Met With Counter-Protests Around The Country
A participant (who refused to give his name) in the "Denver March Against Sharia " speaks to counter-demonstrators on Saturday in Denver. Ross Taylor/Getty ...

NPR — June 12, 2017


Russia Investigation Elevates Jared Kushner's Previously Low Profile
In fact, Kushner supported the firing but did not push for it, according to a person familiar with the situation.] Copyright © 2017 NPR. All rights reserved. Visit our ...

NPR — June 6, 2017


Cyclone Hits Bangladesh, Destroying Huts Sheltering Rohingya ...
... been evacuated but most people in areas like Balukhali and Kutupalong makeshift settlements have stayed,' said the official, who declined to be identified.

NPR — May 30, 2017


Sen. John Cornyn Drops Out Of Running For FBI Director Job ...
Two friends of Judge Merrick Garland who asked not to be named say he loves being a judge, and he intends to remain on the bench. Enlarge this image.

NPR — May 17, 2017


White House Denies That Trump Asked Comey To Shut Down Flynn ...
"It was an ask" not a command, the source said. A small number of FBI agents were made aware of the memo and the conversation, and agents kept working on ...

NPR — May 17, 2017


WATCH: Sally Yates Testifies: 'We Believed Gen. Flynn Was ...
Later, both denied serving as an anonymous source an anonymous source, in connection to the story. 3:10 p.m. ET: ...

NPR — May 8, 2017


'It Just Hurts,' Alton Sterling's Aunt Says Of Baton Rouge Officers Not ...
Justice Department officials said they met with Sterling's family before the official announcement. Family members had earlier expressed frustration at the ...

NPR — May 8, 2017


Politics : NPR
April 24, 2017 • After criticism from those who thought the page was an inappropriate use of taxpayer funds, a State Department official said that the intention ...

NPR — April 29, 2017


State Department Removes Webpage Featuring Trump's For-Profit ...
After criticism from those who thought the page was an inappropriate use of taxpayer funds, a State Department official said that the intention was to inform and ...

NPR — April 25, 2017


More from News from WNYC New York Public Radio
Not everyone is avoiding care though. A woman from St. Lucia, who wouldn't give her name, came to the Harlem forum with her infant son strapped to her chest.

NPR — April 1, 2017


Michael Flynn Wants Immunity To Testify On Trump Campaign ...
... testify to HPSCI in exchange for immunity.' A House Democratic aide concurs: ' HPSCI Dems have not received an offer to testify to the committee for immunity.

NPR — March 31, 2017


EPA Reopens US Rules Setting Vehicle Efficiency Standards For 2025
In Washington, a senior White House official said the president wants to "set standards that are technologically feasible, economically feasible and allow the ...

NPR — March 16, 2017


People With HIV Are Panicking Due To Tanzania's Crackdown On ...
Now, no one shows up, says Wenty, a a staff member who asked to be identified only by his first name because of the fear of government persecution. "People ...

NPR — March 16, 2017


Democratic Senators Ask For Threat Assessment On Trump's ...
SIEGEL: When Reuters reported on this story, they quoted a State Department official speaking on background saying that privately owned U.S. companies such ...

NPR — March 16, 2017


U.S. Ramps Up Its Fight Against Al-Qaida In Yemen : Parallels : NPR
A Defense Department official said Friday that the latest airstrikes were not based on intelligence gathered in January. But he did add that the previous raid ...

NPR — March 3, 2017


How A Contract Clause Regarding International Performers Led To ...
Speaking on background, those who work with international artists in the touring industry say clauses such as the one in SXSW's contract are not uncommon ...

NPR — March 3, 2017


Attorney General Jeff Sessions Spoke With Russian Ambassador ...
A person familiar with the matter told NPR's Carrie Johnson that on another occasion, after he made a speech at the Heritage Foundation, Sessions spoke with a ...

NPR — March 2, 2017


Nokia's Famously Indestructible Phone Rumored To Be Returning ...
VentureBeat, citing an anonymous source, reports that HMD Global Oy — the company that now owns the right to the Nokia brand — will be releasing a " modern ...

NPR — February 18, 2017


Suspended 'Saturday Night Live' Writer Apologizes For Tweet About ...
Writer Katie Rich has apologized after an attempt at humor that resulted in her indefinite suspension, a person familiar with the situation says.

NPR — January 30, 2017


As Trump Hotels Expand, Trump Club Also Raises Fees — And ...
A spokesperson for Trump Hotels, who did not want to be identified, would not say how long these expansion plans have been in place, but added that business ...

NPR — January 28, 2017


Gen. Michael Flynn Spoke To Russian Ambassador Same Day ...
Another transition official, who asked not to be identified because of the sensitivity of the subject matter, said the ambassador invited the Trump administration to ...

NPR — January 14, 2017


Christopher Steele, Former MI6 Agent Who Reportedly Assembled ...
The Telegraph, citing an anonymous source, says Steele was "horrified" when his nationality was made public. Now, the source tells the newspaper, Steele ...

NPR — January 13, 2017


Russian Intelligence Compounds Or Bucolic Resorts? Estates May ...
... owns and that they use for multiple purposes .. .intelligence, but also recreational, as well," said a senior White House official in a call with press on Thursdsay.

NPR — January 2, 2017


Smoking Pot Around The Kids Isn't A Good Idea, Doctors Say : Shots ...
(She asked that her name not be used because marijuana use remains a federal offense.) "I don't want to impact his air quality by the decisions I'm making," she ...

NPR — December 24, 2016


How Hundreds Of Americans End Up Illegally Detained In U.S. ...
But an official speaking on background said the agency takes claims of citizenship seriously and has already set up mechanisms, such as an 800 number, ...

NPR — December 24, 2016


Obama Blocks Offshore Drilling In Atlantic, Arctic Areas : NPR
A senior White House official says the president is on solid legal ground in making this ban indefinite. Andy Radford with the American Petroleum Institute ...

NPR — December 22, 2016


Why The Media Use Anonymous Sources : NPR
KELLY: And I will add I have not been burned by an anonymous source giving me bad information. I have had many times the experience where even a very ...

NPR — December 18, 2016


More from The Takeaway
... The C.I.A. has concluded that Russia intervened in the 2016 election to help Donald Trump win the presidency, according to officials briefed on the matter.

NPR — December 15, 2016


WLRN Podcast : NPR
After the 11 a.m. Mass, one woman declined to give her name, fearing anything she said could follow her home to Cuba on her next visit: "When you get to the ...

NPR — November 30, 2016


Octopuses Are Marvels To Watch And, For Some, To Eat Alive : 13.7 ...
The woman who answered the phone at T Equals Fish declined to give her name or further comment — and later attempts to connect with Sik Gaek proved ...

NPR — November 22, 2016


JPMorgan Chase Agrees To Pay $264 Million In Chinese Bribery ...
... it hired relatives of influential Chinese officials in exchange for certain business contracts. A Justice Department official said the scheme amounted to bribery.

NPR — November 19, 2016


View From The Middle East: Trump Victory Reaction : NPR
She thinks Trump hates Muslims. And an Egyptian doctor who asked that his name not be used says Trump's controversial pledge on immigration, especially to ...

NPR — November 13, 2016


Indian Currency Ban Sends Country Into Panic : NPR
This woman, who asked to be identified only by her first name, Soma, is scrambling for cash to pay for her daughter's wedding this month. SOMA: ( Speaking ...

NPR — November 13, 2016


Dakota Access Pipeline: Obama Says Army Corps Is Examining ...
A member of the Stutsman County SWAT team who declined to give his name nor to be identifiable by badge stands guard by an armored personnel carrier ...

NPR — November 3, 2016


Iowa Police Arrest Suspect In Fatal Shooting Of 2 Officers : NPR
Law · State Judicial Elections Become Political Battlegrounds · A member of the Stutsman County SWAT team who declined to give his name nor to ...

NPR — November 3, 2016


FBI Director James Comey Under Fire for Restarting Hillary Clinton ...
One former senior DOJ official, who requested anonymity because he has pending matters at the department, told NPR that Comey's first mistake came in July, ...

NPR — October 29, 2016


Near Mosul, Some Residents Flee ISIS, Others Stay And Fight With ...
The woman wouldn't give her name because she's still so afraid of ISIS and no wonder. The men firing were her neighbors, people from the same small village.

NPR — October 25, 2016


Obama Eases Special Limits On Cuban Products, From Drugs To ...
The changes are meant to "open up space for Cubans to improve their livelihood, " said a senior White House official who spoke about the changes on ...

NPR — October 18, 2016


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