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Ring-Tailed Lemur Populations Have Crashed by 95 Percent

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Madagascar’s beloved ring-tailed lemurs (Lemur catta) have all but disappeared from many of the island nation’s forests. According to two worrying new studies, the species’ population has fallen to between ...

These Reports Allege Trump Has Deep Ties To Russia

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A dossier making explosive — but unverified — allegations that the Russian government has been “cultivating, supporting and assisting” President-elect Donald Trump for years and gained compromising information about him ...

Intel chiefs presented Trump with claims of Russian efforts to compromise him

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(CNN)Classified documents presented last week to President Obama and President-elect Trump included allegations that Russian operatives claim to have compromising personal and financial information about Mr. Trump, multiple US officials ...

Autocracy: Rules for Survival

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“Thank you, my friends. Thank you. Thank you. We have lost. We have lost, and this is the last day of my political career, so I will say what must ...

Watch Live: Trump's First Press Conference As President-Elect, Annotated

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For the first time in 167 days, President-elect Donald Trump is holding a wide-ranging news conference. NPR's politics team, with help from reporters and editors across the newsroom, is live-annotating ...