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President Donald J. Trump named Michigan Supreme Court justice Joan Larsen to federal appeals court. 

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As the 100th day of President Trump's term approaches, NPR is revisits his full action plan, with annotations from journalists throughout the newsroom.

Sen. Peters Unsure About Trump's Next Move

Apr 7, 2017
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U.S. Senator Gary Peters (D-Michigan) said the military action in Syria was warranted. However, he has no idea of the White House's long-term strategy on Syria. 


Sen. Stabenow's Statement on Syrian Strikes

Apr 7, 2017
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U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow said in a statement that President Trump must have a clear strategy and policy on Syria following his issuance of air strikes there on Thursday night.

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President Trump's proposed 2018 budget would eliminate all funding for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.  CPB helps financially sustain public radio and television stations across the U.S., including WKAR.  PBS president and CEO Paula Kerger is trying to prevent that loss of funding. She speaks to the Detroit Economic Club on Friday.


Current Sports | March 21, 2017

Mar 21, 2017
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Colin Kaepernick; Protests and Players; Adam Silver; March Madness; DeShaun Tate; Adam Silver; Resting Players.


Tuesday Jan 31 8pm ET President Donald Trump will be making an announcement about his nomination for Supreme Court Justice. Follow WKAR for NPR News and PBS NewsHour coverage.

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UPDATE - 2:00pm, Wednesday, February 1.   The City of East Lansing has passed a resolution stating that it "will continue to be a safe haven for those immigrants and refugess yearning to be free and provide sanctuary to those persons." East Lansing has not declared itself a sanctuary city, one that takes measures to shelter immigrants who may be in the country illegally and do not enforce federal immigration laws.

President Trump's Tweets, Annotated

Jan 30, 2017
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President Trump tweets a lot. With tens of millions of followers on Twitter, Trump proposes policy, shares his latest actions and reacts to the news. But 140 characters rarely gives the full context. Here, NPR reporters attempt to do just that for key tweets.

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Current Sports | January 30, 2017

Jan 30, 2017
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MSU Men's Basketball; Rivalry Game Atmosphere; U of M Men's Basketball; Adam Biggers; Ron Deleon; Jonathan Chun.


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Tue. Jan. 24 at 10pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Learn how Donald Trump defied expectations to win the presidency.

European leaders worried by Trump's comments on NATO, EU

Jan 16, 2017
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European leaders are expressing alarm after U.S. President-elect Donald Trump said the EU is "basically a vehicle for Germany" and reiterated his view that NATO is "obsolete."

Outgoing CIA chief rips into Trump on Russia threat

Jan 15, 2017
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Days before President elect Donald Trump's inauguration, CIA director John Brennan sharply criticizes future U.S. leader. Trump supporters fire back.

People planning to watch — or protest — Donald Trump's inauguration festivities this week should prepare to maneuver through lots of security, including thousands of law enforcement personnel, National Guard troops, fences, magnetometers and cement-laden trucks.

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson outlined the massive security preparations during a briefing at the Multi Agency Communications Center at a secret location in Virginia.

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Donald Trump lashed out at civil rights hero John Lewis on Twitter Saturday morning, a day after the Georgia Democratic congressman said in an interview he didn't view the president-elect as "legitimate" amid questions of Russia's interference in the U.S. elections.

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