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September 2, 2014 | NPR · At a Labor Day picnic in Milwaukee, the president accused the GOP of blocking economic initiatives. He urged the sympathetic union audience to turn their frustration into political action in November.
 
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September 2, 2014 | NPR · The city's plan to restructure its debt has been praised as a creative way to protect both pensioners and its art museum. But some creditors — and residents — feel like they're being railroaded.
 
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September 2, 2014 | NPR · A company called WTAS is reviving the defunct accounting firm's name and hoping clients have forgotten its associations with the Enron scandal.
 

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September 2, 2014 | NPR · The Islamist extremist group Islamic State has released a new video that purports to show the beheading of an American journalist named Steven Sotloff. Two weeks ago, the group threatened to kill Sotloff in a video depicting the beheading of James Foley, another American journalist.
 
September 2, 2014 | NPR · In response to unrest in eastern Ukraine, NATO is considering forming a rapid reaction force — a topic that will be discussed at a summit this week in Wales. But how will Russia react, and is this the right move for the alliance? To learn more, Audie Cornish speaks with Steven Pifer, the director of Arms Control and Non-Proliferation Initiative at the Brookings Institution.
 
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September 2, 2014 | NPR · The Pentagon has been transferring mine-resistant, ambush-protected vehicles to local police. Built to protect U.S. forces from roadside bomb blasts at war, these huge vehicles aren't always welcome.
 

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August 30, 2014 | NPR · Ukrainian forces are defending the port city of Novoazovsk from what they say is a Russian invasion. Scott Simon talks to correspondent Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson.
 

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August 31, 2014 | NPR · Immigration remains one of the most challenging issues for President Obama. Political correspondent Mara Liasson discusses the political cost of the choices before him with Linda Wertheimer.
 

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Oct 18, 2012 — A dwindling subscriber base for the weekly magazine, and growing interest in its online partnership with The Daily Beast, is leading to creation of Newsweek Global, an "all-digital publication."
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May 14, 2012 — 'Newsweek' and 'Time' both have covers that are generating lots of discussion. Are they proof that print journalism still has relevance — or just that powerful images get folks talking?
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Aug 8, 2011 — The photo, with Michele Bachmann's eyes riveted on the camera, is meant to be arresting. Those are the kind of pictures photographer Chris Buck takes. Considering some of his photos of political personalities, this is likely one of Buck's more straight-ahead portraits.
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Nov 12, 2010 — "I can actually see what a magazine can offer, which is unique in the marketplace," she tells Morning Edition. Magazines, she says, work at "a different kind of narrative rhythm. ... In a magazine you can be more reflective."
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Aug 2, 2010 — Newsweek magazines was sold to Sidney Harman who made his money in audio electronics.
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May 6, 2010 — Strong reaction to the sale of Newsweek.
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Mar 11, 2010 — A vet in NYC tells Newsweek that animal doctors can teach us a thing or two about creating a health care system that works.
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Mar 1, 2010 — How do you search for news? A recent Pew study survey says we now rely on multiple platforms, largely due to technology and the Web.
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Dec 15, 2008 — Is Newsweek more interested in sales than substance?
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Nov 10, 2008 — The juiciest campaign secrets — before we bid farewell to the '08 presidential race.
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