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August 1, 2014 | NPR · Renee Montagne talks with the head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Dr. Thomas Frieden, for the latest news about the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.
 
August 1, 2014 | NPR · CIA director John Brennan apologized to Sen. Dianne Feinstein, who had accused the CIA of spying on her committee's computers. Brennan at first denied it.
 
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August 1, 2014 | NPR · House Republicans are delaying their August recess, sticking around Washington to try passing a bill meant to address the border crisis. Democrats and President Obama have already voiced their opposition to the bill on the table.
 
August 1, 2014 | NPR · Regular political commentators, E.J. Dionne of The Washington Post and David Brooks of The New York Times, discuss the beleaguered border bill in the House and the shattered cease-fire in Gaza.
 
August 1, 2014 | NPR · Fighting in Gaza took an ominous turn Friday, as a 72-hour humanitarian cease-fire fell apart within 90 minutes and the Israeli military announced its belief that one of its soldiers was captured by Hamas militants.
 

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July 26, 2014 | NPR · Hezbollah has been a longtime ally of Hamas, but during this most recent conflict between Israel and Gaza they've taken a sideline role. NPR's Scott Simon talks to the BBC's Kim Ghattas in Beirut.
 

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July 27, 2014 | NPR · Fighting in Ukraine near the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 has international investigators staying away. NPR's Arun Rath talks with OSCE's Michael Bociurkiw about the investigation.
 

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Parenting and Family Life

Sep 13, 2012 — Join Tell Me More's education conversation on Twitter today, using #npredchat.
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Jun 17, 2011 — Author Jimi Izrael shares his movie picks for Father's Day.
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Apr 19, 2011 — Guest blogger Jimi Izrael is tired of the negative stereotypes associated with fathers who have children by multiple women.
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Dec 2, 2010 — Guest blogger and David Walker tells how he bounced back from the recession and went from being unemployed to owning his own business.
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Nov 30, 2010 — Guest blogger and law professor Joan C. Williams offers tips on how to turn the holidays into a reflective ramble rather than a frantic sprint.
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Nov 25, 2010 — Guest blogger Noelle Beaumon became homeless in July after losing her job in corporate America. The divorced mother of two writes about life in a homeless shelter and her struggle to land back on her feet.
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Nov 23, 2010 — Guest blogger Arsalan Iftikhar tells how participating in a recent NPR StoryCorps project sealed a special bond between him and his dad.
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Nov 22, 2010 — Guest host Allison Keyes shares her thoughts in the weekly "Can I Just Tell You" commentary. Keyes is concerned over the rising numbers in teen violence, and suggests a return to the concept of "it takes a village to raise a child."
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Nov 16, 2010 — Sometimes it's impossible to get the whole family together for dinner, but Tell Me More's Portia Robertson Migas says it's the act of connecting — however it's done — that's important.
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Nov 9, 2010 — Guest blogger David Cohen says one issue has been left out of most post-election coverage — the passing of levies in school districts across the country.
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