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August 27, 2014 | NPR · The report said it couldn't be proven that anyone had died because of wait times at the medical center in Phoenix. On Tuesday, President Obama pledged to do better by vets and announced initiatives.
 
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August 27, 2014 | SCPR · The Los Angeles Unified School District has shut down a half-a-billion-dollar deal with Apple and Pearson to provide classroom technology. Here's what happened.
 
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August 26, 2014 | NPR · Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, has arrived in West Africa to assess the Ebola outbreak. The situation in Liberia, he says, is "absolutely unprecedented."
 
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August 26, 2014 | NPR · An inquiry in the U.K. has found that more than 1,400 children have been sexually abused by an organized ring of men in the northern English town of Rotherham.
 
August 26, 2014 | NPR · Robert Siegel speaks with Stephen R. Kelly, a visiting professor at Duke University, about how North and South Carolina hope to resolve questions about the border between them. The original border, which was mandated by the British during the colonial era, was never surveyed properly. That's caused headaches ever since the 18th century.
 

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August 23, 2014 | NPR · Nearly 1,500 people have died in the Ebola outbreak, and more nations in the region are closing their borders. NPR's Scott Simon speaks to Africa correspondent Ofeibea Quist-Arcton about the epidemic.
 

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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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All Tomorrow's Parties

Oct 5, 2011 — The Album Leaf filled the Paramount Theatre with post-rock influenced by jazz and classical music.
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Oct 5, 2011 — Public Enemy put on a killer set, centered on songs from its classic album Fear of a Black Planet.
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Oct 4, 2011 — Sparklingly technical and mind-numbingly joyful, Battles performed at All Tomorrow's Parties.
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Oct 5, 2011 — At Convention Hall, the Goth-tinged post-punk band came off like U2: bold, shimmering and confident.
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Oct 5, 2011 — The arty-but-not-smarty rock band incited what was definitely the rowdiest crowd all weekend.
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Oct 7, 2011 — Members of Portishead, Boredoms, Guardian Alien and more participated in this marathon performance.
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Oct 4, 2011 — The saxophonist's swarming textures filled the Paramount Theatre for the Portishead-curated bill.
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Oct 5, 2011 — The instrumental quartet gave a stirring, meditative performance at All Tomorrow's Parties.
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Oct 5, 2011 — Ceramic Dog inspired some spontaneous and spastic gyration in the Paramount Theatre seats.
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Oct 4, 2011 — The indie rock veterans helped open this year's All Tomorrow's Parties festival in Asbury Park, N.J. Listen to the entire set right here.
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