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April 18, 2014 | NPR · The agreement calls on all parties to refrain from violence, requires that illegally-armed groups disarm and that control of government buildings be returned to Ukrainian authorities.
 
April 18, 2014 | NPR · President Obama announced on Thursday that enrollment under the Affordable Care Act has reached 8 million after the March 31 sign-up deadline was extended by two weeks. The latest figures represent a turnaround from the disastrous debut of the HealthCare.gov website last year.
 
April 18, 2014 | NPR · Morning Edition recently spent a lot of time reporting on the U.S.-Mexico border. President Obama has deported 2 million people from the U.S. With so many deportations, it's hard to tell if that number is accurate.
 

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April 17, 2014 | NPR · President Obama met Thursday with insurance company executives and a separate group of insurance regulators from the states, discussing their mutual interest in administering the new health care law.
 
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April 17, 2014 | NPR · The president has visited Prince George's County, Md., four times this year. It is the most affluent county with an African-American majority. It also happens to be very close to the White House.
 
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April 17, 2014 | NPR · Kepler-186f is almost the same size as Earth, and it orbits in its star's "Goldilocks zone"-- where temperatures may be just right for life. But much is unknown because it's also 500 light-years away.
 

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April 12, 2014 | NPR · As pro-Russia demonstrators continue their tense standoff in Eastern Ukraine, police are conspicuously absent from city streets.
 

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April 13, 2014 | NPR · As the anniversary of last year's marathon bombing approaches, NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with correspondent Carrie Johnson about the investigation and legal wrangling yet to come.
 

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Aug 6, 2013 — Logan Stevenson, the terminally ill two-year-old who acted as best man at his parents' wedding Saturday, has died, according to reports. The family's story touched many people who learned about Logan's parents' rush to get married in time for him to be part of the ceremony.
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Jan 26, 2012 — In the first hour of Talk of the Nation, the ongoing crises in Nigeria, and the author of A Practical Wedding. In the second hour, multigenerational households, and author Walter Mosley talks about his new book, All I Did Was Shoot My Man.
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Oct 14, 2010 — We play a song on our show, somebody hears it, and needs to have it at her wedding. This is the first and only known case of Wait, Wait facilitating true love.
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Jul 29, 2010 — Amy Dickinson's on the show today talking about cold feet. For extra credit, check out the A Practical Wedding blog, which tackles all the tough — and fun — questions that follow "will you marry me?"
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Aug 7, 2008 — It's the TOTN Summer Movies Series — and we're talking Wedding Movies — so it must be time for a feminist rant.
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Jun 25, 2008 — Wedding wages: Have you noticed a trend toward people registering for money — not gifts — and paying for the event itself that way?
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