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August 22, 2014 | NPR · The standoff between the U.S. and Russia over Ukraine has raised the specter of a new Cold War. David Greene talks to Julie Ioffe, of the New Republic, about what Russia's next move may be in Ukraine.
 
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August 22, 2014 | NPR · Even just the word Ebola is kind of terrifying. Why? Hollywood has a lot to do with it. But Ebola outbreaks also have all the ingredients for what one psychologist calls the "dread factor."
 
August 22, 2014 | NPR · Census Bureau data show a wider gap between rich and poor. Kelly McEvers explores this with economist Enrico Moretti of the University of California-Berkeley, author of The New Geography of Jobs.
 

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August 22, 2014 | NPR · It's been another rough August for President Obama. He's wrapping up a summer vacation marred by events in Ferguson, Mo., and the murder of an American journalist in the Middle East.
 
August 22, 2014 | NPR · Regular political commentators, E.J. Dionne of The Washington Post and Reihan Salam of The National Review, discuss the killing of American journalist James Foley and the ongoing conflict in Ferguson, Mo.
 
August 22, 2014 | NPR · The scent of fresh pencils is in the air, and homework assignments are around the corner. In honor of back-to-school season, author Alexander Aciman recommends The Lost Estate by Henri Alain-Fournier.
 

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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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Oct 30, 2012 — The studio announced it would continue the Star Wars movie franchise with a seventh film due to be released in 2015, and others to follow. Disney also owns Marvel, which it bought for $4 billion in 2009.
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Nov 29, 2010 — Mickey Mouse is headed for a new adventure on the Nintendo Wii. It's called Epic Mickey and the company hope that the title will make their main mouse a star in the world of video games.
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Aug 31, 2010 — Disney has remixed some classic cartoons with new commentary and rocking music. They are truly terrible. That's why we're posting them.
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Dec 14, 2009 — So, of course, the initial excitement about the film's creation was followed by not-so-subtle questions of, what took them so long to come up with a black princess?
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Dec 14, 2009 — Disney's The Princess And The Frog opened this weekend, and did pretty well at the box office.
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Jul 9, 2009 — Hands-down, my favorite villain on film is Maleficent, the Mistress of All Evil.
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Dec 18, 2008 — There's no Grinchiness a little Mickey's Christmas Carol can't cure.
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