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Donald Trump at Wednesday's presidential debate refused to say whether he would honor the results of the Nov. 8 election. But is that just a tease meant to build suspense?

Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine tells Morning Edition host Steve Inskeep he doubts that.

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And let's remember a man who brought blues to music fans across the country. Phil Chess has died at age 95. He co-founded Chess Records, the Chicago label that was home to Etta James and Muddy Waters and Howlin' Wolf. NPR's Cheryl Corley has more.

Buy An Album; Get Some Cremated Remains

Oct 19, 2016
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Many travelers have resigned themselves to paying $25 or more to check a bag when flying. But that fee becomes especially onerous when the bag doesn't show up on the carousel at baggage claim.

The White House is proposing a new rule that would require airlines to refund the checked baggage fee if luggage is "substantially delayed," though it does not define "substantially."

Unintentional Skydiving Trick Is Successful

Oct 18, 2016
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Luke Perry Makes The Cover Of AARP

Oct 17, 2016
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Politics In The News: Debate Prep

Oct 17, 2016
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Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton will face off again this week in their third and last presidential debate. This time it will be in Las Vegas on Wednesday. Over the weekend, Donald Trump again raised the idea that this election is being rigged against him.

Thief Abandons Stolen Tiny House

Oct 14, 2016
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We don't know who will win the presidency this year. We do know this big news. Bob Dylan won the Nobel Prize in literature. This week's announcement brought to mind Dylan's talk on this program back in 2004.

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U.S. Carries Out Strikes Against Rebels In Yemen

Oct 13, 2016
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Legal Battle Involves Twisted French Fries

Oct 13, 2016
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Fertilizer Helps To Grow Legal Pot Frenzy

Oct 13, 2016
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