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Greece, Eurozone Leaders Reach Agreement On A New Bailout

Sun, 2015-07-12 23:56

A frantic weekend of activity in Brussels resulted in a new financial rescue deal for Greece, preventing a near-term exit from the Eurozone.

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A Crime Of Passion: When The Love Of Yogurt Burned Too Bright

Sun, 2015-07-12 23:37

Edgar Diaz poured his heart into building a yogurt company whose product won accolades. So why did he burn down his factory? The answer is a kind of love story: an ill-fated love affair with yogurt.

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Nintendo Chief Satoru Iwata Dies At 55

Sun, 2015-07-12 18:55

The company announced Iwata's death in a brief statement Sunday night. As president of the video game publisher since 2002, he oversaw the successful releases of the Nintendo DS and Wii consoles.

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Manhunt Underway For 'El Chapo,' Who Escaped Maximum Security Prison In Mexico

Sun, 2015-07-12 13:23

Convicted drug lord Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán escaped his maximum security cell through an elaborate, nearly mile-long tunnel, Mexican officials say. NPR's Arun Rath speaks with correspondent Carrie Kahn in Mexico City about Guzmán, his escape and his Sinaloa drug cartel.

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Next Stop, Pluto

Sun, 2015-07-12 13:23

On July 14th, NASA's New Horizons mission will reach its long-awaited destination: Pluto. The spacecraft left Earth in 2006. Since then, it's traveled more than 3 billion miles. NPR's Arun Rath talks with planetary scientist Carolyn Porco about the mission.

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Talks Continue For Possible Greek Bailout

Sun, 2015-07-12 13:23

Eurozone leaders meeting today in Brussels moved closer to a deal with Greece. But the provisions under consideration are unlikely to sit well with Greek voters. Soraya Sarhaddi-Nelson gives NPR's Arun Rath an update from Brussels.

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Malala Turns 18, And Opens A School For Syrian Refugee Girls

Sun, 2015-07-12 12:33

The Pakistani education activist, who was shot in the head in 2012 by a Taliban gunman, marked her birthday with refugees in Lebanon. She warned that the world is "failing ... Syria's children."

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How Close Is 'Close'? Iran, West Inch Toward Nuclear Deal

Sun, 2015-07-12 08:42

There are conflicting reports as to whether the negotiators will or won't announce a deal on Monday.

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White House Hosts Tribal Youth, The 'Heart Of The American Story'

Sun, 2015-07-12 08:38

"As we all know, America hasn't always treated your people and your heritage with dignity and respect. Tragically, it's been the opposite," First Lady Michelle Obama said.

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Djokovic Beats Federer To Hold On To Wimbledon Title

Sun, 2015-07-12 08:32

The Serbian bested his Swiss rival 7-6, 6-7, 6-4, 4-3. It was the 40th time the two men had met on the court.

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Baseball In Skirts, 19th-Century Style

Sun, 2015-07-12 06:48

For Victorian athletes in America, the game on the diamond gave them a chance to compete against men — and win.

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In El Salvador, Gang Killings Take An Agonizing Toll

Sun, 2015-07-12 05:36

Last month was the deadliest on record in the Central America country since the end of the civil war in 1992. There are more than 30 murders a day, due to gang violence.

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Europe Struggles To Pull Together New Greek Bailout Plan

Sun, 2015-07-12 05:00

European finance ministers hope to have a deal by today, but they remain skeptical that Athens will live up to its promises of financial reforms in exchange for tens of billions in bailout funds.

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How To Hack Béarnaise, A Mother Of A French Sauce

Sun, 2015-07-12 04:22

Béarnaise is a classic French sauce typically served with steak. But it's tricky for a home chef to keep the raw egg and the butter in it from separating. A chef reveals his secret weapon.

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Mexican Drug Lord 'El Chapo' Guzman Slips Out Of Prison

Sun, 2015-07-12 04:04

The kingpin reportedly went to the showers Saturday night and was not seen again. He made a similar escape in 2001 with help from prison guards.

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Europe And Greece Far Apart As Bailout Talks Continue

Sun, 2015-07-12 03:48

Leaders of the European Union continue their talks about bailing Greece out for a third time. NPR's Lynn Neary speaks to Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson about the proposals on the table.

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Three Rights Equals A Left: Mapping Safer Routes In New York City

Sun, 2015-07-12 03:48

It turns out that turning left is dangerous. So two New York city councilmen have asked Google to map routes that cut down on left turns in the Big Apple.

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Dread And Dispair Among Greeks As They Wait To Learn Their Fate

Sun, 2015-07-12 03:48

From the capital to the countryside, there is pervasive fear in Greece as European leaders in Brussels debate the country's economic fate.

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Mexican Drug Lord Escapes From Prison For The Second Time

Sun, 2015-07-12 03:48

NPR's Lynn Neary speaks with correspondent John Burnett about the prison escape of the Mexican drug lord known as El Chapo.

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The Ramadan Breakfast Of Champions To Get You Through A Day's Fast

Sun, 2015-07-12 03:48

Ramadan this year falls in the height of summer when days are longest. Many Observant Muslims are fasting 16 hours a day or longer, so their pre-dawn breakfast needs to be hydrating and satiating.

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