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Airs Tuesday, January 10, at 8 p.m.  President Obama will give his Farewell address and Red River Radio will carry live NPR News coverage of the address. Our special will be hosted by NPR’s Audie Cornish who will be joined by National Political Correspondent Mara Liasson, Political Editor Domenico Montanaro, White House Correspondent Scott Horsley, Justice Correspondent Carrie Johnson, and Diplomatic Correspondent Michele Kelemen.

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For Your Health

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Airs Sunday, December 11, at 6 p.m. When young adults set out to pick a college back in 2010 and 2011, they were making a decision of a lifetime amid big financial obstacles: soaring tuition and the great recession. And as they progressed through their college careers, a debate over the value of college grew louder.

Airs Tuesday, November 8, at 7 p.m. NPR News and Red River Radio bring you complete Election night coverage of the 2016 General Election. NPR hosts Robert Siegel, Audie Cornish, Rachel Martin, and Ari Shapiro will co-host our Special Coverage from NPR headquarters in Washington, DC.  The program will feature speeches, newsmaker interviews, reports from candidate sites, and analysis from NPR's Political Team.Throughout the night, the NPR politics team will provide live updates on election returns and analysis of the results.

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Airs Wednesday, October 19, at 8 p.m. Presidential Debate at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

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