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Members of the University of Missouri men's football team pose in a photo posted to Coach Gary Pinkel's Twitter feed on Sunday, Nov. 8, 2015, in response to the team's refusal to take the field until University of Missouri system President Timothy Wolfe resigned from his position. (@GaryPinkel)
Posted on Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Students on the ground at the University of Missouri forced the resignation of both the University’s system President and its Chancellor. We talked to one of them today to to find out what they’re asking, and what still needs to change.

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Debate moderators Carl Quintanilla, left, Becky Quick, center, and John Harwood appear during the CNBC Republican presidential debate at the University of Colorado, Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015, in Boulder, Colo.  (AP)
Posted on Friday, October 30, 2015

CNBC chief political correspondent and GOP Presidential debate moderator John Harwood joined our week in the news roundtable this week, when his moderation was one of the biggest headlines.

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In this Oct. 28, 2015 photo provided by Ken Hunter, part of an unmanned Army surveillance blimp hangs off a group of trees after crash landing near Muncy, Pa. (AP)
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Could YOU get this terrible English-language Chinese propaganda video stuck in YOUR head? Find out here!

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He may not be an official cast member of the new "Peanuts" movie, but host Tom Ashbrook could certainly fit right in, if he wanted to. (Via "The Peanuts)
Posted on Friday, October 23, 2015

A reflection on comments, the Swedish Chef and Sia. (Trust us, it will all make sense. Probably.)

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The first drone to be used by the Iraqi Air Force, loaded with ordnance, prepares to take-off to raid Islamic State group positions at an airbase in Kut, 100 miles (160 kilometers) southeast of Baghdad, Iraq, Saturday, Oct 10, 2015. (AP)
Posted on Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Reporter Jeremy Scahill of the Intercept details the realities — and failures — of the U.S. government’s foreign drone strike program.

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The number of older parents is on the rise. (ethan.john/Flickr)
Posted on Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Resources and excerpts from our conversation on postpartum depression and anxiety.

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The infamous EHMAHGERD picture (L) and a current picture of Maggie Goldenberger. (Courtesy of Maggie Goldenberger / Vanity Fair)
Posted on Friday, October 16, 2015

The emails never stop, do they? We come to terms with emails, and hope you do, too!

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Posted on Friday, October 9, 2015

Meet our Fall 2015 interns! (Better late than never, right?)

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House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of Calif., center, turns to his wife Judy McCarthy as they enter a House Republican caucus vote on its nominee to replace House Speaker John Boehner, Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015, on Capitol Hill in Washington.  The Leader later announced the surprise abandonment of his bid for Speaker. (AP)
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MAKE PUBLIC RADIO GREAT AGAIN. DO IT. YOU KNOW YOU CAN.

 
In this file photo, Rep. Daniel Webster, D-Fla., left, and Rep. Tom Price, R-Ga., right, walk together to a House Republican Conference meeting to hear a presentation on a budget agreement . (AP)
Posted on Tuesday, October 6, 2015

When House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) announced his retirement and resignation from his position last month, it surprised both his Party and the Washington political establishment.

 
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Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas mingles at a campaign event at Robie's Country Store, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, in Hooksett, N.H. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

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A portion of the cover of Ben Ratliff's new book, "Every Song Ever." (Courtesy Farar, Straus and Giroux / The Publisher)

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A portion of the cover of Ben Ratliff's new book, "Every Song Ever." (Courtesy Farar, Straus and Giroux / The Publisher)

How to choose music in an age when everything is online and always there. New York Times music critic Ben Ratliff shows the way.

 
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Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas mingles at a campaign event at Robie's Country Store, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, in Hooksett, N.H. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

Ted Cruz, Clinton and Sanders out of Iowa. Zika panic. Syrian peace talks fall apart. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

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Notes From New Hampshire, #4: Donald Trump — You Heard It First!
Friday, Feb 5, 2016

Jack Beatty recounts an evening rally with Republican Presidential frontrunner Donald Trump, and wonders if the billionaire businessman is really looking for an exit.

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Our Week In The Web: February 5, 2016
Friday, Feb 5, 2016

Spread the word — we FINALLY have both a new website (in beta) and a new newsletter. Sign up, visit and see what’s happening in the On Point digital universe.

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Notes From New Hampshire, #3: Jeb Bush — Cry for Me, America!
Thursday, Feb 4, 2016

Former Gov. Jeb Bush (R) asked a New Hampshire audience to clap for him — and our own Jack Beatty was there to hear it.

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