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July 25, 2014 | NPR · Steve Inskeep talks with Honduran Foreign Minister Mireya Aguero de Corrales, who's in Washington to help find a solution to the thousands of Central American children arriving at the U.S. border.
 
July 25, 2014 | WBUR · Massachusetts is offering to house hundreds of unaccompanied minors who've been detained crossing the U.S.-Mexico border. One of the proposed sites is on Cape Cod, but residents are blasting the plan.
 
July 25, 2014 | NPR · The novels of John le Carre have been reliable sources of compelling cinema. The new adaptation of "A Most Wanted Man" stars Philip Seymour Hoffman in one of his last roles.
 

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July 27, 2014 | NPR · Israel and Hamas carried out a rhetorical battle Sunday over the fate of dueling offers to extend a ceasefire. In the end, the fighting resumed after Saturday's 12-hour truce. Israel vowed to continue its military campaign, targeting tunnels along the border. Wary Gazans prepared as best they could for the feast that marks the end of Ramadan.
 
July 27, 2014 | NPR · Anne Barnard from The New York Times talks with NPR's Eric Westervelt about the differences between the current explosion of violence in Gaza and previous ones.
 
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July 27, 2014 | NPR · The Harrier Jump Jet is known for vertical take-offs and landings. It also has an accident-prone track record, but that didn't dissuade one pilot from buying his dream plane.
 

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July 26, 2014 | NPR · Hezbollah has been a longtime ally of Hamas, but during this most recent conflict between Israel and Gaza they've taken a sideline role. NPR's Scott Simon talks to the BBC's Kim Ghattas in Beirut.
 

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July 27, 2014 | NPR · Fighting in Ukraine near the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 has international investigators staying away. NPR's Arun Rath talks with OSCE's Michael Bociurkiw about the investigation.
 

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Feb 20, 2013 — Our Codecademy tutorial is the latest self-service tool from NPR. We've put together five lessons on the basics of working with stories, transcripts and station data that go into every NPR web and mobile app. Try it now, and let us know what you think.
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Jan 17, 2010 — Google has published an easy-to-use widget that allows people to search or submit missing persons from the Haiti earthquake.
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Sep 2, 2009 — NPR has released its first gadget for iGoogle. Powered by the NPR API, it allows iGoogle users a convenient way to access and experience NPR content.
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Aug 24, 2009 — NPR gave a presentation on the API to the staff of CPB. This presentation was the first in a series that Rob is hosting to expose the staff of the CPB to the rapidly changing technology advancements in the digital media space. Come download and ...
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Aug 11, 2009 — It has been more than a year since NPR released our API and formally announced it at OSCON 2008. A lot has happened since that initial release, including a range of enhancements like our Station Finder API, Mix Your Own Podcast and the Full Trans...
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Aug 3, 2009 — By Daniel Jacobson and Robert Spier A few weeks ago, Symbian announced their new Horizon publishing program designed to enable and assist developers in building applications for mobile devices that run Symbian software. Horizon will be going li...
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Jul 29, 2009 — With the new site launch, NPR has also made some significant changes to the API. Most notably, we have added our new Transcript API. Find out what other changes we made and tell us what else you would like to see in our API.
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Jul 8, 2009 — NPR has teamed up with The New York Times to present Media Mashup at OSCON, 2009. The event will be from 12:30 - 2:30 on Friday, July 24th. Please join us for free food, toys, and a lot of talk about APIs and code.
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Jun 25, 2009 — In the next month or so, we will be making some significant changes to NPR.org. Some of these changes are visual, while others are architectural. As a result, there will likely be an impact on the API. That said, we did put in a lot of effort...
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Jun 8, 2009 — Rights management is a critical aspect of distribution. As a result, we built a tiered permission scheme and a rights management filtering layer into our API. Find out what is involved in rights management and how NPR addressed this problem.
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