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July 28, 2014 | NPR · Argentina says it cannot pay certain debts and will fall into default by July 31 if it can't come to an agreement with creditors. This would be Argentina's second default in 13 years.
 
July 28, 2014 | NPR · Even though Spain's economy is out of recession, youth unemployment has hit 57.7 percent. Economists say it could be years before jobs return. By then, many will have missed a decade or more of work.
 
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July 28, 2014 | NPR · To withstand their 9,300-mile migration, red knots feast on eggs from horseshoe crabs each spring in Delaware Bay. Scientists worry many crabs are starting to lay eggs before the birds can get there.
 

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July 28, 2014 | NPR · A new salvo has been fired in the fight over teacher tenure. A group led by former TV anchor Campbell Brown filed a complaint in New York state court, arguing that tenure laws are preventing the state from providing every child with the "sound, basic education" its constitution guarantees.
 
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July 28, 2014 | NPR · Why are so many low-income and minority kids getting second-class educations in the U.S.? That question is at the center of the heated debate about tenure protections and who gets them.
 
July 28, 2014 | NPR · Only one movie in July, Transformers: Age of Extinction, has broken the 100 million mark during its opening weekend. Box office receipts all summer have proven anemic. Paul Dergarabedian, a senior media analyst with RENTRAK, talks to Audie Cornish about the box office slump.
 

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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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May 27, 2014 — Tiny Desk Concerts come to life like never before with NPR's new Roku channel.
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Feb 7, 2014 — It is impossible to separate Latin music from its African roots. And what would be the point in trying? Meet some artists who are mashing and mixing African and Latin musical traditions in new and unexpected ways.
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Dec 17, 2013 — All month, we've been highlighting some of our favorite NPR Shop products that might find a nice home on your holiday gift list, and now you can find them all in one place - our online catalog. To receive your purchases by Dec. 25 with standard shipping, get orders in by Wed., Dec. 18.
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Dec 4, 2013 — We've got some holiday shopping ideas for you! We'll post some of our favorite NPR Shop products to the @NPR Twitter account and This is NPR Facebook page. While we won't try to claim this as a one-stop-shop, we can promise that these gift ideas aren't just for the hard-core public radio junkie.
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Nov 21, 2013 — Need your weekly dance mix fix? Look no further than Metropolis, a live, two-hour electronic music show hosted by DJ Jason Bentley, an industry leader and fearless champion of discovering beasts that get your feet moving.
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Nov 12, 2013 — NPR can seem like an overwhelming place for us interns looking to make a career in public radio, but it's easy to feel comfortable here. Fall 2013 interns collected insights and photos from their encounters with some of NPR's biggest and most welcoming stars - and these are their stories.
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Aug 28, 2013 — The world you inhabit as a teenager has a way of digging its claws into you. Hear All Songs Considered hosts Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton talk about the universal themes on Okkervil River's new album.
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Aug 13, 2013 — NPR Music amped up festival-goers with some public radio-inspired ink at the Newport Folk Festival this year.
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Jul 8, 2013 — Coco O and Robin Hannibal make up the Danish duo Quadron. They were introduced to each other as teenagers by a mutual friend because they both love 70s soul music. Coco O. came in to talk to NPR Host Rachel Martin about their new album Avalanche. On her way, out, Coco showed us some stylish love.
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Jun 3, 2013 — NPR staff put together an array of fun projects around our move to the new HQ - both in tribute to the old building and to good, old-fashioned fun too. One of these projects involved a bit more star power and production than the rest - an epic, documentary-style Tiny Desk Concert with OK Go.
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