NPR News: ‘Only Child’: A Story of Loss, Grief And Hope

‘Only Child’: A Story of Loss, Grief And Hope
Rhiannon Navin’s Only Child, a novel about the aftermath of a school shooting came out shortly before a fatal school shooting in Florida. NPR’s Michel Martin talks to Navin about overcoming tragedy.

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NPR News: ‘Black Panther’ Breaks Records And Barriers In Debut Weekend

‘Black Panther’ Breaks Records And Barriers In Debut Weekend
Steeped in cultural significance, the film opened to $192 domestically, the biggest February debut ever, said Disney. It’s also already the highest-grossing film by a black director.

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Emma González Leads a Student Outcry on Guns: ‘This Is the Way I Have to Grieve’ by JULIE TURKEWITZ, MATT STEVENS and JASON M. BAILEY


By JULIE TURKEWITZ, MATT STEVENS and JASON M. BAILEY

Students used Twitter, the news media and a courthouse rally to pressure lawmakers for gun control after a deadly shooting at a Florida high school.

Published: February 17, 2018 at 06:00PM

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NPR News: All 65 People Aboard Plane Feared Dead After Crash Into Iranian Mountain

All 65 People Aboard Plane Feared Dead After Crash Into Iranian Mountain
An Aseman Airlines spokesman first said everyone was killed, but then the airline said it could not reach the crash site and could not “accurately and definitely confirm” everyone died.

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