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'Very Perplexed': International Confusion, Concern After Trump Cancels Summit
President Trump's scuttling of a meeting with North Korea's leader caused South Korean President Moon Jae-In to call an emergency meeting of his advisers. The U.N. secretary-general expressed dismay.
05/24/2018 05:28 PM
NOAA Expects Hurricane Season For 2018 To Be Near Or Above Normal
After a devastating 2017 hurricane season, the Atlantic isn't likely to get a break this year, NOAA says. The agency predicts 10 to 16 named storms this season, including up to four major hurricanes.
05/24/2018 04:13 PM
Family Suicide Attacks: Indonesia Must Deradicalize Mothers And Kids Too
Following the attacks in East Java, we may not see family suicide bombers again. But they serve as a useful wake-up call to seriously evaluate deradicalization programs.
05/24/2018 04:12 PM
Mike Pompeo Reads Out Loud Trump's Letter Canceling U.S.-North Korea Summit
The secretary of state was on Capitol Hill this morning for a Senate hearing and he read the letter. Pompeo said North Korea hadn't responded to recent U.S. queries about logistics for the summit.
05/24/2018 04:01 PM
There Was A Lot Invested In U.S.-North Korea Summit. What Happened?
There was a place, date, commemorative coins. Now the whole thing is off. NPR's Rachel Martin discusses with White House correspondent Scott Horsley and State Department correspondent Michele Kelemen.
05/24/2018 03:54 PM
3 Things You Should Know About Europe's Sweeping New Data Privacy Law
The General Data Protection Regulation goes into effect Friday, but it also has implications in the U.S. Firms like Spotify and eBay now say you can ask them to delete data about you they've stored.
05/24/2018 03:37 PM
North Korea Expert Reacts to Trump's Cancellation Of Summit
Morning Edition talks to North Korea expert Joel Wit of the Stimson Center about President Trump's decision to cancel a proposed summit with North Korea leader Kim Jong Un.
05/24/2018 02:45 PM
Trump Cancels U.S.-North Korea Summit
President Trump has cancelled his proposed meeting with the leader of North Korea. It happened the same morning that North Korea made a very public showing of destroying its nuclear test site.
05/24/2018 02:36 PM
Missile That Downed MH17 Came From Russian Military, Investigators Say
The Malaysia Airlines passenger jet was shot down over eastern Ukraine in July 2014, killing 298 people aboard. Russia has denied involvement.
05/24/2018 11:57 AM
Yulia Skripal Says She And Father 'Lucky' To Survive Attack With Nerve Agent
In her first appearance on camera since the March poisoning, Skripal said that she was concentrating on nursing her father back to health, but that she eventually hoped to return to Russia.
05/24/2018 11:31 AM
Irish Abortion Referendum Proving Deeply Divisive
Voters in Ireland will decide on Friday if they want to repeal a constitution amendment that forbids abortion, a move opposed by the Church in what was once a strongly Catholic country.
05/24/2018 11:29 AM
North Korea Demolishes Its Nuclear Test Site In A 'Huge Explosion'
Journalists observed as North Korea blew up tunnels it uses for nuclear testing. But experts say it was mostly for show, and closing the site will have little impact on the nation's capabilities.
05/24/2018 10:58 AM
Trump Cancels Summit With North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un
"Sadly, based on the tremendous anger and open hostility displayed in your most recent statement, I feel it is inappropriate, at this time, to have this long planned meeting," Trump wrote in a letter.
05/24/2018 09:25 AM
Morning News Brief
As part of the Russia probe, lawmakers will be briefed about an informant working with the FBI — leading up to the presidential election. Diplomats try to work out a June U.S.-North Korea summit.
05/24/2018 09:03 AM
Sweeping Internet Privacy Protection Regulations To Take Effect
One of the biggest changes in data privacy ever takes effect in Europe Friday. The rules, known as the General Data Protection Regulation, will have implications for U.S. consumers of social media.
05/24/2018 09:03 AM