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August 21, 2014 | NPR · The attorney general hugged community leaders, a highway patrol captain and the mother of Michael Brown during his visit, and got an update on the federal investigation into the teen's shooting.
 
August 21, 2014 | NPR · At McCluer High School, 30 varsity football players — all black, mostly from Ferguson — practice. David Greene talks to Sports Illustrated writer Robert Klemko about his story, "Football in Ferguson."
 
August 21, 2014 | NPR · Kelly McEvers talks to Syria expert Shashank Joshi, about President Bashar al-Assad's tenacious grip on power. Joshi is with the Royal Services Institute in London.
 

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August 20, 2014 | NPR · Demonstrators want an indictment of the police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown earlier this month. But investigations — one of them a federal civil rights case — can take weeks, if not months.
 
August 20, 2014 | NPR · More than a week now from the police shooting in Ferguson, Mo., it's worth asking: Ideally, what should happen with a police officer stops someone in the street?
 
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August 20, 2014 | NPR · Enlisting has been a rite of passage for men in the Pierce family since the Civil War. And as America has changed, Mark Pierce and his son Jeremy explain, what it means to serve has, too.
 

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August 16, 2014 | NPR · Both Ukraine and Russia say they're trying to send supplies to residents in eastern Ukraine. But with tensions on both sides running high, that aid may take a while to arrive.
 

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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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Dogs In Wigs

Jul 2, 2013 — We want you to write us a stupid joke. Really.
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Jun 19, 2013 — How did we get all the way to World War Z?
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May 30, 2013 — The internet loves cats, and now there's an agent who specializes in making them famous. (Really.)
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May 7, 2013 — A new book features a dog who tells you quite honestly that he read a book he should not have read.
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Apr 30, 2013 — It's hard to believe this video is real, but it was on the local news and everything.
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Aug 28, 2012 — We take a moment to consider the "Bic For Her" pen and what other products might follow in its wake.
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May 3, 2012 — With The Avengers arriving in theaters, we think about what other motley collections of movie characters we could put together for superfilms.
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Apr 27, 2012 — Please enjoy this local traffic reporter who, when he's not busy, gets down.
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Mar 8, 2012 — If you're just getting way too much done at work, you'll want to make sure to check out the new Penguin Cam.
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Jan 13, 2012 — A completely random video shows off just how bad television specials used to be.
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