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Jakarta Stock Exchange Tower Evacuated After Floor Collapses

NPR Top Stories - January 15, 2018 - 4:30am

A mezzanine floor inside the Jakarta Stock Exchange tower collapsed on Monday, according to Indonesian authorities. A police spokesman says nearly 80 people were injured. Terrorism has been ruled out.

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For 1 Attorney, A Lonely Legal Fight To Make Trump Comply With Rules

NPR Top Stories - January 15, 2018 - 2:00am

Attorney Jeffrey Lovitky took it upon himself last year to sue Trump. "It is intimidating," he says. Still, he's suing again, saying he has a duty to push for compliance with various ethics rules.

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After A Year In Office, Questions About Trump's Foreign Deals Go On. And On

NPR Top Stories - January 15, 2018 - 1:56am

When preparing to take the oath of office, President Trump promised to make no new foreign business deals. But a year later, ethics experts say the problems have not been solved in any meaningful way.

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For Now, Sequencing Cancer Tumors Holds More Promise Than Proof

NPR Top Stories - January 15, 2018 - 1:44am

Sequencing the DNA of cancer tumors to help pinpoint treatment is an emerging element of precision medicine. While patients and doctors alike want these tests, they often don't benefit patients.

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'Whoa, Nelly!' Keith Jackson, Voice Of College Football, Dies At 89

NPR Top Stories - January 15, 2018 - 12:42am

Until he retired for good in 2006, Keith Jackson's baritone voice could be heard most Saturdays when called college football games. 'Whoa Nellie' was one of his signature phrases.

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