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July 24, 2014 | NPR · Seven years after the subprime mortgage crisis, the U.S. economy has not yet fully recovered. Now two economists have come up with new evidence about what's holding the economy back.
 
July 24, 2014 | NPR · Military war dogs serve combat tours, save lives and suffer injuries like the soldiers they serve. On Capitol Hill this week, dogs and their handlers made the case that all dogs should be brought home from war and treated with the respect they've earned.
 
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July 24, 2014 | NPR · Dozens of children have filed complaints saying they were subjected to inhumane treatment at Border Patrol stations. The complaints center on the holding cells, referred to as "freezers" by migrants.
 

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July 23, 2014 | NPR · The remains of passengers of the downed Malaysia Airlines flight arrived in the Netherlands, on what has been a national day of mourning. Most of those killed in the jet that was brought down over Ukraine were Dutch. Robert Siegel talks with Thomas Erdbrink of The New York Times, who is in the Netherlands.
 
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July 23, 2014 | NPR · Even before the double calamity of its two downed flights, Malaysia Airlines was trying to adapt to momentous shifts in Asia's aviation industry. Now, it faces either bankruptcy or privatization.
 
July 23, 2014 | NPR · An uncontacted Amazonian tribe has ended its isolation in Brazil. Fiona Watson, the field and research director for Survival International, explains why this tribal people left its village.
 

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July 19, 2014 | NPR · NPR's Scott Simon talks with David Herzsenhorn of The New York Times about the latest developments in Ukraine, where a Malaysia Airlines passenger plane was downed on Thursday, killing 298 people.
 

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July 20, 2014 | NPR · NPR's Arun Rath gets the latest from correspondent Corey Flintoff at the site of last week's downing of a Malaysian jetliner in Eastern Ukraine.
 

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Dec 20, 2013 — Oh, what? Your holiday party doesn't include a challenge to see who can make the Mama Stamberg's Cranberry Relish recipe the fastest while blindfolded? And then be asked to eat the concoction? Hum, that's strange.
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Dec 5, 2013 — NPR Host Steve Inskeep moderates a panel discussion on Governing in a Borderless World: Meeting the Challenge of Instability at The Wilson Center as part of The National Conversation. Live streaming begins at 12:30pm ET.
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Nov 26, 2013 — For our first holiday season in the new headquarters, we're building a new tradition: All Crafts Considered. The arts and crafts expo brings together local artists at NPR HQ on Wednesday, December 11 from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. There's shopping with NPR journalists and extended hours too! Happy Holidays.
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Oct 4, 2013 — In 1996, Radio Diaries and NPR provided five teenagers with tape recorders to document their lives. This November, two of the diarists will be live on stage in D.C. to update listeners on where the past sixteen years has led them.
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Sep 22, 2013 — NPR has an event coming up that let's just call... the answer to your date-planning needs. NPR's newest quiz show, Ask Me Another, is coming to Washington, D.C. to take over NPR HQ's Studio 1 space for a night of pub trivia, house music and comedy on October 10 at 7:00 p.m. (ET).
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Jul 18, 2013 — The Aspen Security Forum is well underway in Colorado and this afternoon, NPR Counterterrorism Correspondent Dina Temple-Raston is moderating the panel Through a Glass Darkly: What Security Threats Does the Future Hold and What Can We Do Now to Protect Ourselves from Them?
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Jul 12, 2013 — Michele Norris hosts an evening screening of the documentary The Black Press: Sol­diers With­out Swords followed by a panel discussion and Q&A with Laura Murphy, Julian Bond and Terence Samuel. The free event takes place Friday, July 19 at NPR HQ in Washington DC.
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Jul 11, 2013 — Watch live today at 12PM ET as Weekend Edition Sunday Host Rachel Martin moderates a discussion about the U.S.'s divided position on the Authorization for Use of Military Force (AUMF) as part of The National Conversation series at the Wilson Center.
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Jun 20, 2013 — NPR Correspondent Tom Gjelten moderates a panel discussion on the topic of cybersecurity in the private and public sectors as part of The National Conversation series at the Wilson Center. Stream the conversation and keynote address from U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano.
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Jun 7, 2013Ask Me Another kicks off SummerStage 2013 with a FREE, live performance at Central Park's Rumsey Playfield on Friday, June 14 at 8:00 p.m. (ET).
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