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August 28, 2014 | NPR · For the first time, researchers have tracked the spread of Ebola, almost in real time, during an outbreak. The virus is quickly changing its genetic code. But it's unclear what the mutations mean.
 
August 29, 2014 | NPR · French President Francois Hollande is under pressure to fix the country's economy, which is overburdened by regulation and failing a generation of young people. He's also facing calls for austerity.
 
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August 29, 2014 | NPR · Congressman and former Republican vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan discusses his new book, The Way Forward: Renewing the American Idea.
 

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August 30, 2014 | NPR · In Ukraine, worried officials in the southeastern part of the country beefed up their defenses on Saturday as rebel forces slowly moved west following the recent capture of a strategic seaside town.
 
August 30, 2014 | NPR · Arun Rath talks to former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Steven Pifer about NATO and EU options for confronting Russian aggression in Ukraine.
 
August 30, 2014 | NPR · More than 500 people may have traveled from the U.K. to Syria to fight in its civil war. Arun Rath talks to Jessica Stern, author of Terror In The Name Of God, about how it's drawing Westerners.
 

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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 24, 2014 | NPR · In the wake of violent clashes between protesters and police in Ferguson, Mo., President Obama is ordering a review of the federal programs that help local police departments purchase military gear.
 

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Oct 12, 2011 — In the first hour of Talk of the Nation, the political junkie, and screening and treating prostate cancer. In the second hour, the life of Mary Boleyn, and the art and science of creating a successful brand name.
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May 24, 2010 — In our first hour, Arizona law targets ethnic studies classes, and Sarah Palin and feminism.  In our second hour,  job prospects for 2010 graduates, and Rene Balcer on "Law & Order" series finale.
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Mar 12, 2009 — If you live overseas, help us out... how is the dismal economy changing life in your country?
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Mar 12, 2009 — In our first hour, terrorists recruit Somali Americans, and Christopher Moore, the author of Fool. In our second hour, Tavis Smiley talks about who's accountable for America's problems, and Dr. Mehmet Oz explains what he's learned from the med...
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Mar 11, 2009 — In our first hour, the political junkie with Jon Delano. In our second hour, the author of "Hands of My Father" and the Twitter phenomenon.
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Mar 10, 2009 — Inour first hour, alternatives to layoffs and "bilingual" Obama. In our second hour, the impact of The L Word, and the end of "retro talk".
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Mar 9, 2009 — In our first hour, reporting on the big picture on the war in Iraq, , and the opinion page. In our second hour, drawing the line on assisted suicides, and the art of posing for nude artwork.
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Mar 5, 2009 — In our first hour, pressing the "reset" button and starting over in our lives, and how to prosecute children who commit murder. In our second hour, does "poverty porn" educate or exploit? and the 2nd installment of our series "How Bad Can It Get"...
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Mar 4, 2009 — In our first hour, the political junkie and an excerpt of Rush Limbaugh speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference. Also, the Senate Judiciary Committee's first hearing discussing the organization of a "truth commission." In our seco...
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Mar 3, 2009 — In our first hour, what makes a great airline pilot? and the future of the stock market. In our second hour, donor daddies, and economist Jeffrey Sachs answers the question, "How bad will the economy get?"
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