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Waking up is hard to do, but it's easier with NPR's Morning Edition. Hosts Renée Montagne and Steve Inskeep bring the day's stories and news to radio listeners on the go. Steve and Renee interview newsmakers from politicians, to academics, to filmmakers, Morning Edition provides news in context, airs thoughtful ideas and commentary, and reviews important new music, books, and events in the arts. All with voices and sounds that invite listeners to experience the stories. Morning Edition is a world of ideas tailored to fit into your busy life.

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OK, Rachel. Here's a question. Can you spell koinonia?

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Definitely not. I do not even know what that word means.

GREENE: OK. I didn't, either. Fourteen-year-old Karthik Nemmani was wondering, as well.

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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo emerged from meetings in New York yesterday with a top North Korean official, sounding optimistic about the North's intentions.

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In Kansas Election It's Estes Vs. Estes

Jun 1, 2018

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Around the world, the flurry of diplomatic efforts to salvage the June 12 summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has dominated headlines. But there's one place where it hasn't: North Korea itself.

A North Korean envoy, Kim Yong Chol, met this week with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in New York, but North Koreans are seeing none of that in their regular 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. national broadcasts.

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Alberto Gonzales On Trump And Sessions

May 31, 2018

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A Tale Of 2 Proposals

May 31, 2018

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Mick Jagger Is A Total Instagram Dad

May 31, 2018

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The EU Steels For Tariffs

May 31, 2018

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Good morning. I'm David Greene with our daily excuse to play this.

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WEEZER: (Singing) It's going to take a lot to take me away from you.

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Missouri's governor, Eric Greitens, is resigning. He leaves Friday amid allegations of sexual misconduct and campaign finance abuses. Here's St. Louis Public Radio's Jason Rosenbaum.

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