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NPR's Robert Siegel talks with Baltimore Attorney Steven Levin about the challenges legal teams representing the Baltimore police officers involved in Freddie Gray's arrest face.
NPR's Robert Siegel talks to Tim Noonan of the International Trade Union Confederation about the call for Saudi Arabia, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates to suspend the kafala sponsorship system.
NPR's Melissa Block speaks with the Associated Press' Michelle Faul about her trip to a refugee camp where Nigerian soldiers have brought girls and women rescued from Boko Haram.
Palestinian girls walk past buildings in Gaza City that were destroyed durin...
Dozens of soldiers have offered testimonials saying indiscriminate fire was tolerated, even encouraged in last summer's war in Gaza. This contributed to the high numbers of civilian deaths, they say.
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev appeared to tear up as his relatives from Russia testified Monday.
Amid the latest case of poor police-community relations, critics are targeting N.Y.'s policing theory, which aims to crack down on minor offenses. But it's also praised for reducing the crime rate.