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Dec 22, 2012 — Listeners debate the extent to which NPR should be in the live news business, but what really stood out all week in the Sandy Hook coverage is the remarkable accuracy and ethical restraint. The lessons of the Gabrielle Giffords debacle nearly two years ago have been well absorbed. Internal staff memos during the first day and a half of Sandy Hook are an example of how to do it right.
Jan 24, 2011 — In the first hour of Talk of the Nation, accurately breaking news stories, and the opinion page. In our second hour, the author of "The Violence of Peace" explores the Obama Doctrine of war, and Keith Olbermann.