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Cost Of War: Veterans Remember USS Indianapolis, Shark Attacks

Sun, 2015-07-26 04:06

After delivering the atomic bomb for the U.S. attack on Hiroshima 70 years ago, the Indianapolis was torpedoed and sank. Its story has been all but forgotten, but 32 survivors are having a reunion.

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Analyst: Angry French Farmers Will Have To Adapt To Globalization

Sun, 2015-07-26 03:32

French farmers demanding higher prices for meat and milk have brought chaos to the country's vacation season by holding protests and blocking roads across the country.

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For Candidates, Winning Iowa Means Courting Business, Evangelicals

Sun, 2015-07-26 03:32

Steve Deace, an Iowa conservative talk radio host, speaks with NPR's Rachel Martin about how the Republican field is shaping up for caucuses this winter.

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On ADA Anniversary, Some Blame The Law For Low Employment

Sun, 2015-07-26 03:32

Signed into law 25 years ago, the Americans With Disabilities Act was supposed to open the doors to employment for many. But only a small percentage of disabled Americans are working today.

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On The Streets Of Baltimore, 'It's Definitely Not A Safe Feeling'

Sun, 2015-07-26 03:32

Baltimore is having one of the most violent summers in years. NPR's Rachel Martin talks to local activist Ray Kelly about what police and the public can do to improve the situation there.

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Obama Wraps Up Trip To Kenya

Sun, 2015-07-26 03:32

Correspondent Greg Warner speaks to NPR's Rachel Martin about President Obama's address to the Kenyan people.

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The 2016 Election Is All About Economics — And Anger

Sun, 2015-07-26 03:03

It's the (frustration about the) economy, stupid. Democrats and Republicans are trying to channel that, but offer very different solutions — so much so, it seems they live in two different realities.

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What's In A Namaste? Depends If You Live In India Or The U.S.

Sun, 2015-07-26 03:03

The author grew up in India, where namaste was a way of saying hello — respectfully — to his elders. In America's yoga culture, he's found, it has a very different vibe.

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Covering Greece: When It's Not Just A Story, It's Personal

Sun, 2015-07-26 01:43

Reporter Joanna Kakissis was born in Greece but raised in the U.S. She returned to Greece in 2010 as the country's economic crisis began. She describes covering a story that often hits close to home.

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Covering Greece: When It's Not Just A Story, It's Personal

Sun, 2015-07-26 01:43

Reporter Joanna Kakissis was born in Greece but raised in the U.S. She returned to Greece in 2010 as the country's economic crisis began. She describes covering a story that often hits close to home.

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Put That Wok To Work: A Trick For Smoking Fish Indoors

Sun, 2015-07-26 01:35

Smoking fish usually requires a pricey smoker or other specialized gear. But you can get great smokey flavor with just a wok, some foil and a quick raid of the pantry.

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At Sandra Bland's Funeral, Mourners Say 'It's All About Social Justice'

Sat, 2015-07-25 13:12

Bland, who was recently found dead in a Texas jail, received a funeral in her hometown of Lisle, Ill. Authorities released a preliminary autopsy ruling Bland's death a suicide; her family disagrees

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Despite Spotlight On Police Shootings, Incidents With Latinos Often Forgotten

Sat, 2015-07-25 13:12

NPR's Arun Rath talks to Los Angeles Times reporter Nicole Santa Cruz on why police shooting deaths of Latinos haven't drawn as much attention as African-Americans.

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Amid Lingering Skepticism, A Primer On What Bland's Autopsy Can Tell Us

Sat, 2015-07-25 13:12

Medical examiner Dr. Judy Melinek explains what forensic examiners saw in the autopsy of Sandra Bland, who was found dead in a Texas jail.

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On A Visit To Kenya, Obama Addresses Fight Against Extremists

Sat, 2015-07-25 13:12

President Obama made an official visit to the capital of Nairobi on Saturday, where he's speaking at the annual Global Entrepreneurship Summit. He also met with leaders in the region.

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When Alzheimer's Steals Your Appetite, Remember To Laugh

Sat, 2015-07-25 13:12

Fresh grilled swordfish now tastes like rolled newspapers to Greg O'Brien, an unexpected effect of his Alzheimer's. And shopping without a grocery list is futile. But summer barbecues are still sweet.

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Judge Says Detained Immigrant Women, Children Should Be Released

Sat, 2015-07-25 12:42

A federal judge has given the government 90 days to prove that holding hundreds of minors and their mothers in unlicensed secure facilities does not violate a 1997 settlement.

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Clinton To Testify Again Before Benghazi Committee

Sat, 2015-07-25 10:22

The former secretary of state and current Democratic presidential candidate says she will appear to discuss the Sept. 11, 2012 attacks that killed four Americans, including the ambassador to Libya.

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Britain's Pearson In Talks To Sell Stake In The Economist Group

Sat, 2015-07-25 08:42

The announcement comes just days after the publisher said it was selling The Financial Times.

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In Syria, Chlorine Attacks Continue To Take A Toll

Sat, 2015-07-25 05:53

Activists say the Syrian regime continues to attack its people with chlorine gas — with little reaction from an international community once focused on preventing Syria's use of chemical weapons.

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