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Pandora's New Deal: Different Pay, Different Play

Wed, 2014-11-26 01:13

The Internet radio service offers greater exposure to artists in exchange for a lower royalty rate.

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For Native Alaskans, Holiday Menu Looks To The Wild

Wed, 2014-11-26 01:13

Thanksgiving menus traditionally celebrate the bounty of late fall. In rural Alaska, that means walrus, moose, fermented fish heads and akutaq, or Eskimo ice cream – salmonberries mixed with Crisco.

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Mississippi Schools Sue State For More Money

Wed, 2014-11-26 00:18

Mississippi has long ranked near the bottom of the states in educational performance. In a bid to change that, 21 school districts are suing the state for more than $200 million in education funding.

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Gluten-Free Guests For Thanksgiving? We've Got You Covered

Wed, 2014-11-26 00:16

It's like the start of a bad joke: a vegan, a gluten-free and a paleo walk into a bar — except it's your house, and they're gathered around the Thanksgiving table. Don't panic — we've got recipes.

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Be Thankful This Year For The San Antonio Spurs

Wed, 2014-11-26 00:15

Just in time for Thanksgiving, commentator Frank Deford describes his gratitude for everyone's favorite team in any American sport. The Spurs, he says, are gentlemen, do right and are beloved by all.

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Thanksgiving Recipes From 'Morning Edition' Listeners

Wed, 2014-11-26 00:14

'Morning Edition' listeners submitted their favorite — and, often, simplest — holiday recipes, via Twitter. We've compiled some of our favorites.

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Protests Of Grand Jury Decision Fan Out Across The Country

Tue, 2014-11-25 21:40

While several big cities saw large protests after the decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson on Monday, Tuesday saw protests and blocked highways in at least 14 cities across the country.

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Hong Kong Police Arrest Protest Leaders, More Than 100 Others

Tue, 2014-11-25 18:34

Authorities cleared a major pro-democracy protest camp in a blue-collar neighborhood Wednesday. The months of fruitless demonstrating has disheartened many protesters, NPR's Frank Langfitt reports.

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Dog Follows Athletes Through Mud And Water, And Melts Hearts

Tue, 2014-11-25 17:36

After a stray dog met a team of Swedish adventure athletes in Ecuador, he ran for miles to stay with them. Now Arthur the dog is famous – and it all started with a meatball.

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Wilson Describes Confrontation With Brown In ABC Interview

Tue, 2014-11-25 16:16

Darren Wilson, the Ferguson, Mo., police officer who killed Michael Brown, says he has "a clean conscience" about the shooting; he also says he's sorry for the loss of life.

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Obama: 'No Sympathy' For Those Destroying Ferguson

Tue, 2014-11-25 15:01

Saying he understands the frustrations of people who feel they're not treated fairly under the law, President Obama also said, "I have no sympathy at all for destroying your own communities."

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For More Local Turkeys To Hit Holiday Tables, You Need An Abattoir

Tue, 2014-11-25 14:15

Demand for locally raised birds is growing faster than small farms can keep pace with. One New England farmer is making a bold move to get more gobblers to the table.

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For More Local Turkeys To Hit Holiday Tables, You Need An Abattoir

Tue, 2014-11-25 14:15

Like many small farmers, Kate Stillman faced a big hurdle to getting her local birds to your dinner plate: no place to process them. So she took on big debt, and a little sexism, to build her own.

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Ebola Is Changing Course In Liberia. Will The U.S. Military Adapt?

Tue, 2014-11-25 13:59

The U.S. had planned to build 17 treatment units across Liberia, one in each county's major town. Now that more cases are appearing in remote areas, the Army may need to rethink its strategy.

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At Vandalized Ferguson Businesses, Anger And Tears

Tue, 2014-11-25 13:05

In Ferguson, Mo., some residents spent Tuesday cleaning up looted and vandalized businesses near the police station — some for the second time since the August shooting sparked public outcry.

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At Vandalized Ferguson Businesses, Anger And Tears

Tue, 2014-11-25 13:05

In Ferguson, Mo., some residents spent Tuesday cleaning up looted and vandalized businesses near the police station — some for the second time since the August shooting sparked public outcry.

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Community Activists Question Timing Of Grand Jury Announcement

Tue, 2014-11-25 12:49

Some of those who attended planning meetings with local officials blamed police and the county attorney's office for fueling the unrest by making the finding public at night and with little warning.

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Bureaucratic Hoops Make D.C. Affordable Housing Units Hard To Sell

Tue, 2014-11-25 12:28

This problem exists nationwide, but in the nation's capital, there are more requirements and restrictions. For example, D.C. limits the maximum resale price and makes homeowners wait before they sell.

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In Pakistan, A Self-Styled Teacher Holds Class for 150 In A Cowshed

Tue, 2014-11-25 12:28

In a remote village, poor children are on the front line of an education battle. The village's only educated person aims to teach them — and shame teachers who are paid but don't show up for work.

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Missouri Governor Adds 'Significantly' To National Guard In Ferguson

Tue, 2014-11-25 12:27

"The violence we saw in the areas of Ferguson last night cannot be repeated," Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon said Tuesday. He said there will be a total of 2,200 National Guardsmen in the region tonight.

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