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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 21, 2014 | KWMU · The violence at night in Ferguson, Mo., has calmed down for now. However, there have been more than 160 people arrested since the protests began. Police records offer a sense of who they are.
 
August 21, 2014 | NPR · The aftermath of the police shooting in Ferguson, Mo., has focused attention on police-involved killings more broadly in the U.S. But statistics on shootings by police are scarce. To learn why, Audie Cornish speaks with David Klinger, an associate professor at the University of Missouri in St. Louis.
 
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August 21, 2014 | NPR · The hunt is on to identify the man in the James Foley execution video who speaks with a British accent. An estimated 2,000 Europeans have left home to join the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq.
 

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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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Jul 21, 2009 — In the wake of yesterday's show on the CIA and assassinations, some extra-credit readings.
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May 11, 2009 — On today's Talk: Ted Koppel on interrogation techniques, Elizabeth Edwards' publicity blitz, celibacy for Catholic priests, and The Dangerous World of Butterflies.
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Oct 13, 2008 — Ted Koppel tells the story of 'The Last Lynching,' and digs into America's ugly history of race relations.
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Sep 29, 2008 — Ted Koppel joins us, as he does most Mondays, to talk about America's role in the world.
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Aug 18, 2008 — After a busy weekend for international news from Pakistan, Russia, Georgia, and Iran, what does it all mean for the United States?
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Jul 9, 2008 — Ted Koppel traveled throughout China to report for the Discovery special, "People's Republic of Capitalism" and part of what he found were cars. And lots of them. What will it mean for the U.S. when hundreds of millions of Chinese trade in their...
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Jul 9, 2008 — Ken Rudin: political editor, Political Junkie, and kingmaker.
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