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August 22, 2014 | NPR · The standoff between the U.S. and Russia over Ukraine has raised the specter of a new Cold War. David Greene talks to Julie Ioffe, of the New Republic, about what Russia's next move may be in Ukraine.
 
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August 22, 2014 | NPR · Even just the word Ebola is kind of terrifying. Why? Hollywood has a lot to do with it. But Ebola outbreaks also have all the ingredients for what one psychologist calls the "dread factor."
 
August 22, 2014 | NPR · Census Bureau data show a wider gap between rich and poor. Kelly McEvers explores this with economist Enrico Moretti of the University of California-Berkeley, author of The New Geography of Jobs.
 

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August 22, 2014 | NPR · It's been another rough August for President Obama. He's wrapping up a summer vacation marred by events in Ferguson, Mo., and the murder of an American journalist in the Middle East.
 
August 22, 2014 | NPR · Regular political commentators, E.J. Dionne of The Washington Post and Reihan Salam of The National Review, discuss the killing of American journalist James Foley and the ongoing conflict in Ferguson, Mo.
 
August 22, 2014 | NPR · The scent of fresh pencils is in the air, and homework assignments are around the corner. In honor of back-to-school season, author Alexander Aciman recommends The Lost Estate by Henri Alain-Fournier.
 

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August 23, 2014 | NPR · Nearly 1,500 people have died in the Ebola outbreak, and more nations in the region are closing their borders. NPR's Scott Simon speaks to Africa correspondent Ofeibea Quist-Arcton about the epidemic.
 

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August 17, 2014 | NPR · American fighter jets and drones carried out airstrikes against Islamist targets near the Mosul Dam in northern Iraq on Saturday. A breach of the dam could threaten entire cities.
 

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Jan 21, 2013Ace of Cakes star Duff Goldman says he's still not sure how it happened, but his team of cake makers will be serving their country by bringing the cake to the inaugural ball.
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Jan 27, 2009 — Today, there's snow on the ground. It's still cold out, but traffic has since returned to normal (although still painful to sit through). Washington is just as it was a little more than a week ago. ... Then, of course, there's a new President. He ...
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Jan 23, 2009 — As a final installment of TMM's Post-Inauguration Roundup, below are more elements from Inauguration Day at Howard University.
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Jan 22, 2009 — According to the Associated Press, the designer hat worn by Aretha Franklin, aka the "Queen of Soul," is in high demand.
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Jan 22, 2009 — I am not going to lie to you. I think I'm still recovering from Inauguration Day. I think I have been that cold maybe twice before in my life.
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Jan 21, 2009 — "We're not accepting those passes here" a policeman says to me about 100 feet from the entry way to the promise land ...
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Jan 21, 2009 — I am going to turn the virtual mic over to some of our folks who were out and about yesterday ...
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Jan 20, 2009 — I'm live blogging here at a watch event on the campus of Howard University, a leading historically black college ...
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Jan 20, 2009 — Greetings from the Canadian Embassy, which sits on Pennsylvania Avenue here in D.C., and along the inaugural parade route.
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Jan 13, 2009 — ... We're cracking away at targets for TMM's inaugural coverage (thanks to those who wrote to us with suggestions.) ...
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