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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 21, 2014 | KWMU · The violence at night in Ferguson, Mo., has calmed down for now. However, more than 160 people have been arrested since the protests began. Police records offer a sense of who they are.
 
August 21, 2014 | NPR · The aftermath of the police shooting in Ferguson, Mo., has focused attention on police-involved killings more broadly in the U.S. But statistics on shootings by police are scarce. To learn why, Audie Cornish speaks with David Klinger, an associate professor at the University of Missouri in St. Louis.
 
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August 21, 2014 | NPR · The hunt is on to identify the man in the James Foley execution video who speaks with a British accent. An estimated 2,000 Europeans have left home to join the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq.
 

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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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CES 2011

Jan 7, 2011 — As we increasingly use wireless devices to stream movies and video, it is going to strain the current wireless infrastructure.
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Jan 7, 2011 — The new Ford Focus will have a have an electronic locator system to help drivers find places to recharge their cars while traveling away from home. And it will help them find their cars in parking lots.
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Jan 6, 2011 — Millions of Americans have bought TVs that can connect to the Internet. By 2015, an estimated one third of all U.S. households will own a connected TV. But so far, most owners haven't bothered to use those advanced features.
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Jan 6, 2011 — Consumer Electronics Association CEO Gary Shapiro released a book at the Consumer Electronics Show. But he joked that at CES, where change is constant, a reader might be better off waiting for a "cheaper and better version next year."
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Jan 6, 2011 — There are more Internet-connected devices than ever before and some of them are talking to one another.
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Jan 5, 2011 — The Microsoft CEO kicked off the Consumer Electronics Show in Vegas with a keynote address.
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Jan 5, 2011 — The world's biggest tech company is not an official exhibitor at the Consumer Electronics Show this year. But the CES president shrugs off its non-appeareance.
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Jan 3, 2011 — The Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas will feature 1.6 million square feet of the shiniest, newest, fastest, biggest and smallest laptops, TVs, smart phones, robots and appliances.
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