Most Americans feel that the president’s national emergency declaration was a misuse of power. A new poll found that 6 in 10 people oppose the declaration and don't believe there is an emergency.
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Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe spoke to @MorningEdition about the challenges he faced working with President Trump.
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Prasenjeet Yadav's photography grew out of the wildlife and soil on his father's farm in the central Indian state of Maharashtra. As a kid, "I'd look at the animals day in and day out," he says.

See his stunning photos:
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Photographer Prasenjeet Yadav explains that sky islands "are these mountaintops which are floating in the sky and instead of water they are surrounded by a sea of cloud."

See his stunning photos:
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.@hansilowang covers the changing demographics in the country and has been keeping up on the latest developments heading into the 2020 census. Join him for a on Feb. 21 at 11 a.m. Eastern.

A previous tweet incorrectly stated who is being sued. The lawsuit names U.S. Customs and Border Protection.
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Correction: A previous version of this tweet attributed this quote to the company's marketing manager. It is from the marketing manager of two Harley-Davidson dealerships.

POLL: Would rather that your ride rev like this old Harley?

“Focusing on every zip code is what has to solve gun violence,” @davidhogg111 tells NPR. “I agree to some extent that this has overshadowed many of the people, but the reason ... we continue to go out and speak is so that there are no other people.”
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“Focusing on every zip code is what has to solve gun violence,” says @davidhogg111 tells NPR. “I agree to some extent that this has overshadowed many of the people, but the reason ... we continue to go out and speak is so that there are no other people.”
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While a wire fox terrier named King may have stolen the crown at this year's Westminster Dog Show, these pups in photographer Winnie Au's "Cone of Shame" project have stolen our hearts. ❣️
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"I don't think older generations realize what an impact the shooting here has had on our generation,” @davidhogg111 tells NPR’s @nprgreene. “I don't think congressmen are realizing what they have coming. Like, seriously, they do not realize."
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Photographer Winnie Au wanted to capture the range of emotions that dogs feel while wearing the "cone of shame."

The resulting photos are… extremely important. And will help raise money for rescue pups.
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Meet Quincy Fox and Collagio, two good dogs in photographer Winnie Au's "Cone of Shame" project. 13/10 would pet them all.
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A previous version of this tweet has been deleted after incorrectly referring to the book as a "novel."

RT @nprmusic: 'thank u, next' is here. Revisit the road to @ArianaGrande's fifth album.
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.@ThroughlineNPR | In 2013, the CIA officially acknowledged its role in the overthrow of Iran's prime minister. And how did they do it? Find out here:
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In August 1953, the U.S. government had a bold plan -- to execute a secret CIA operation to overthrow Iran’s elected prime minister, Mohammed Mossadegh. @throughlineNPR examines the U.S. agency's role in the coup.
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There's been some buzz about bug bites. Researchers find that diet drugs may stop mosquitoes from sucking your blood 🧛🏻‍♂️
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