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Rules For No-Fly List Disclosures Get An Update

Sat, 2015-04-18 13:34

Hundreds of Americans are on the list, but often don't know it — or how they got there. The Washington Post's Adam Goldman explains the DOJ's new guidelines for informing people of their status.

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When Politicians Lose Their Accents

Sat, 2015-04-18 13:34

Some say Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's Midwestern accent has become less pronounced. Georgetown professor Deborah Tannen says politicians' voices often change, depending on their audience.

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GOP Presidential Hopefuls Converge In New Hampshire

Sat, 2015-04-18 13:34

New Hampshire Public Radio's Josh Rogers shares an update from Nashua, N.H., where current and potential Republican presidential candidates have gathered to speak to party leaders and activists.

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Suicide Blast Kills More Than 30 In Afghanistan

Sat, 2015-04-18 13:34

An attack in Jalalabad killed more than 30 people Saturday. President Ashraf Ghani says ISIS may have claimed responsibility. If confirmed, it would be the group's first major attack in Afghanistan.

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Late Chicago Chef Sought To Open 'A New Page In Gastronomy'

Sat, 2015-04-18 13:34

A star of molecular gastronomy, Homaro Cantu, 38, took his own life this week. Cantu owned a Michelin-starred restaurant, but he also wanted to cure world hunger and improve Americans' eating habits.

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It's Record Store Day – Here Are Pictures To Prove It

Sat, 2015-04-18 13:09

From new releases to vintage finds, people have been posting photos of their favorite albums and record stores Saturday.

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Syria's Minorities: Caught Between Sword Of ISIS And Wrath of Assad

Sat, 2015-04-18 12:03

Many of Syria's minorities have tried to lie low and avoid direct involvement in the country's civil war. But they frequently get caught in the crossfire, with no protector to turn to.

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'Furious 7' Races To New Record, Quickly Hitting $1 Billion Mark

Sat, 2015-04-18 10:50

Universal says the movie is the studio's first to cross the billion-dollar mark during its first run in theaters, putting it above films such as Jurassic Park and Despicable Me.

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WWII Aircraft Carrier Is Found On Ocean Floor Near San Francisco

Sat, 2015-04-18 08:43

It fought in World War II and was used in two atomic bomb tests. Now, 64 years after it was scuttled, the USS Independence has been located by an undersea survey team led by NOAA and the U.S. Navy.

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Antitrust Inquiry Reportedly Looks At How Big Theater Chains Snare Movies

Sat, 2015-04-18 07:52

News of a federal inquiry comes as arguments over preferential treatment and exclusivity have been heating up in recent years.

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Australia Says It Broke Up ISIS-Inspired Plot To Attack WWI Event

Sat, 2015-04-18 07:07

In a series of early-morning raids, Australian counterterrorism police arrested five men in the Melbourne area Saturday, over their possible involvement in a plot to attack a memorial ceremony.

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Suicide Bombing Kills At Least 35 In Jalalabad; ISIS Reportedly Claims Responsibility

Sat, 2015-04-18 05:59

Both the United Nations and the Taliban have condemned the attack, which targeted civilians who were in a long line at a bank.

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Heavy Police Presence At Ferry Demonstrations Bring Seoul To A Halt

Sat, 2015-04-18 04:47

Thousands of police formed a perimeter around the heart of South Korea's capital Saturday, in an effort to dampen a third day of protests over the government handling of a ferry disaster one year ago.

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O'Malley, Possible Clinton Rival, Says A President Can't Let Polls Lead

Sat, 2015-04-18 04:03

The former Maryland governor also was flatly dismissive of Republican economic theories in an interview with NPR's Steve Inskeep, saying they're 'patently bull----.'

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In New Orleans, Young Lives Adrift

Sat, 2015-04-18 04:03

Among U.S. cities, New Orleans has the third-highest rate of young people who are neither in school nor working. Craig Adams Jr. is trying not to be one of them.

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In Panama, Restoring Streets And Street-Gangs Together

Sat, 2015-04-18 03:30

Like its Central American neighbors, Panama is dealing with a rise in gangs. One hotel developer has taken on several of the gangs in his neighborhood, offering them rehabilitation, jobs and hope.

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In Panama, Restoring Streets And Reforming Gangs At The Same Time

Sat, 2015-04-18 03:30

Like its Central American neighbors, Panama is dealing with a rise in gangs, but a hotel developer has taken on several of the gangs in his neighborhood, offering them rehabilitation, jobs and hope.

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Global Bankers Meet To Resolve A Two-Speed World Economy

Sat, 2015-04-18 03:30

The IMF and World Bank meet this weekend. Likely on the agenda: the Iran deal, ISIS and Russia. NPR's Linda Wertheimer talks with Foreign Policy's David Rothkopf about the state of the global economy.

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Latest Mediterranean Incident Highlights Italy's Migrant Crisis

Sat, 2015-04-18 03:30

Italian police detained 15 Muslim migrants this week accused of throwing 12 Christians off a smuggling vessel in the Mediterranean because of their faith.

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20 Years Later, Oklahoma City Bombing Victims Fight Stigmas

Sat, 2015-04-18 03:30

Twenty years after the Oklahoma City bombing, nearly one in four survivors has markers for PTSD. Counselors are still opening up new cases for first responders as a result of the bombing.

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