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Governor Nathan Deal in front of legislature.

Deal Suspends Campaign To Mourn Death Of Staffer

Gov. Nathan Deal says he's halting campaign events at least through Wednesday after the death of a Republican Party staffer.

For A U.S. Hostage Facing Death, Syria Meant A New Life

Abdul-Rahman Kassig went to Iraq as a U.S. soldier and returned to the Middle East to establish his own aid mission. Now he's a captive of the Islamic State in Syria, which is threatening to kill him.

In The World Of Chefs, Asian-American Women Are Turning Up The Heat

Food writers have argued that Asian-American chefs are having a moment. But in this coverage, there's a glaring absence in this most recent celebration of Asian-American chefs: women.

Pentagon Reportedly Hushed Up Chemical Weapons Finds In Iraq

The New York Times reports that between 2004 and 2011, American troops repeatedly encountered chemical weapons caches dating from the Iran-Iraq war. At least 17 U.S. service members were injured.

What Is Really Tearing America Apart

While the nation focuses on healing race and gender issues, we encourage political divisiveness.

Get To Know The Finalists For The 2014 National Book Award

The shortlists for fiction, nonfiction, poetry and young people's literature were announced Wednesday on Morning Edition.