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Clinton Picks A Park With No Ceiling, Glass Or Otherwise, For Launch

Sun, 2015-06-14 03:42

At her first major campaign rally Saturday, Hillary Clinton struck a populist tone, pushing for a more inclusive economy and policies such as paid family leave and equal pay for women.

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5 Things You Should Know About Jeb Bush

Sun, 2015-06-14 03:03

Jeb Bush is the son of a president and the brother of another, but there's more to know about the former Florida governor — and how different he is than the two past Bush presidents.

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MERS Is A Health Crisis With Political And Economic Costs

Sun, 2015-06-14 01:35

After a bungled initial response to the virus, South Korea's president not only has to win back public trust, but leaders are scrambling to keep the prized South Korean economy from struggling.

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MERS Is A Health Crisis With Political And Economic Costs

Sun, 2015-06-14 01:35

After a bungled initial response to the virus, South Korea's president not only has to win back public trust, but leaders are scrambling to keep the prized South Korean economy from struggling.

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Nocturnal Nosh: Americans Get A Taste Of Night Markets

Sun, 2015-06-14 01:35

Evening markets are a common sight throughout Asia, where delicious aromas regularly beckon hungry shoppers. Now night markets are popping up here in cities across the U.S.

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To Counter Russia, U.S. Mulling Tanks, Heavy Guns For Eastern Europe

Sat, 2015-06-13 13:15

The proposal, which requires approval from Defense Secretary Ash Carter and President Obama, would put also place equipment in the Baltic states of Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia.

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A Glimpse Of Life In Mosul

Sat, 2015-06-13 13:07

BBC reporter Ghadi Sary speaks with NPR's Arun Rath about secretly filmed videos obtained of harrowing conditions in the Iraqi city of Mosul, which is controlled by the self-declared Islamic State. The videos, smuggled out of the city, feature ordinary people describing and documenting their lives under ISIS rule.

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Esperanto Is Not Dead: Can The Universal Language Make A Comeback?

Sat, 2015-06-13 13:07

A hundred years ago, a Polish physician created a language that anyone could learn easily. The hope was to bring the world closer together. Today Esperanto speakers say it's helpful during travel.

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Cleveland Prosecutor's Report: Tamir Rice Borrowed Pellet Gun From Friend

Sat, 2015-06-13 12:31

The Cuyahoga County prosecutor said he released the report because transparency is necessary "for an intelligent discussion of the important issues raised by this case."

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Foo Fighters Frontman Breaks Leg During Concert, But The Show Goes On

Sat, 2015-06-13 11:07

Dave Grohl fell off a stage during a concert in Goteburg, Sweden, but returned after a visit to the hospital and finished the gig with his leg in a cast.

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Clinton Sketches Populist Message In First Major Speech Of Campaign

Sat, 2015-06-13 09:06

The former first lady, senator and secretary of state called for an end to Republican policies that favor the rich and "a new era of prosperity" for all Americans.

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6 Yemeni Prisoners Released From Gitmo

Sat, 2015-06-13 07:00

It is the first such release in five months from the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and the first to be approved by Defense Secretary Ash Carter.

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Inside Clinton Correctional: Power Tools And Barbecue Grills

Sat, 2015-06-13 05:51

Inmates at the prison where two murderers escaped a week ago regularly use power tools for maintenance chores, and when they behave, can earn tiny plots of land for cookouts and gardens.

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Dallas Police Headquarters Attacked In Hail Of Gunfire

Sat, 2015-06-13 04:21

An armored van opened fire on the police building, damaging the glass frontage. A SWAT unit is currently in a standoff with the driver, but other gunmen may have been involved.

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Chicago Democrats Make Appeal To Republican Candidates

Sat, 2015-06-13 04:00

Chicago is a Democratic stronghold, and the South Side neighborhood is no exception. But Pastor Corey Brooks tells NPR's Scott Simon that the Democrats have failed his friends and neighbors.

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The French Reaction To The Strauss-Kahn Acquittal

Sat, 2015-06-13 04:00

NPR's Scott Simon gets reaction to the Strauss-Kahn verdict from Elaine Sciolino, former Paris correspondent for the New York Times.

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Dominique Strauss-Kahn Acquitted Of Aggravated Pimping

Sat, 2015-06-13 04:00

A French court has cleared former International Monetary Fund director of pimping charges. Still, Strauss-Kahn's sexual appetites ended a career that was expected to lead to the French presidency.

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Clinton Campaign Launch Takes A Personal Tone

Sat, 2015-06-13 04:00

Hillary Clinton's been a declared candidate for two months, but she's staging a launch Saturday in New York. NPR's Scott Simon talks presidential politics with NPR's Mara Liasson.

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U.S. Soccer Leads Its Group Despite A Draw With Sweden

Sat, 2015-06-13 04:00

In the Women's World Cup, the U.S. and Sweden battled to a tie Friday night.

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Examining U.S. Anti-ISIS Strategy

Sat, 2015-06-13 04:00

NPR's Scott Simon gets reaction from the chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, Republican Mac Thornberry of Texas, to the Obama administration's plan to send more military trainers to Iraq.

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