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August 20, 2014 | NPR · If you venture away from the protest zone in Ferguson, Mo., there is an idyllic neighborhood, which doesn't have much patience for the out-of-towners who have joined the protests.
 
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August 20, 2014 | NPR · President Obama has carefully avoided taking sides following the shooting of Missouri teen Michael Brown, disappointing some African-American observers.
 
August 20, 2014 | NPR · Texas ranks 49th out of 50 states in how much funding it commits to mental health. But San Antonio has become a model for other mental health systems. It has saved $50 million over the past 5 years.
 

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August 20, 2014 | NPR · Demonstrators want an indictment of the police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown earlier this month. But investigations — one of them a federal civil rights case — can take weeks, if not months.
 
August 20, 2014 | NPR · More than a week now from the police shooting in Ferguson, Mo., it's worth asking: Ideally, what should happen with a police officer stops someone in the street?
 
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August 20, 2014 | NPR · Enlisting has been a rite of passage for men in the Pierce family since the Civil War. And as America has changed, Mark Pierce and his son Jeremy explain, what it means to serve has, too.
 

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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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British Prime Minister David Cameron

Aug 4, 2014 — Also: the war diaries of Siegfried Sassoon have been digitized; notable books coming out this week.
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Jun 27, 2014 — U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron was furious when EU leaders voted to nominate Jean-Claude Juncker as head of the European Commission. It raises questions about the U.K.'s future in the EU.
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May 13, 2013 — "This is pretty straight forward," Obama said Monday. "If in fact IRS personnel engaged in the kind of practices that have been reported .... and were intentionally targeting conservative groups, then that's outrageous and there's no place for it."
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Jan 23, 2013 — If his Conservative Party prevails in 2015 elections, the prime minister said, he will put the question to the British people: stay or go?
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Sep 27, 2012 — British Prime Minister David Cameron was confounded by some obscure British history questions posed during an appearance on Late Night with David Letterman.
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Jun 11, 2012 — Dad thought she was with mum. Mum thought she was with dad. But 8-year-old Nancy wasn't with either of them. Somehow David Cameron's oldest child got left behind when everyone else went home after lunch. She was quickly reunited with her family.
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Mar 15, 2012 — Obama hosted British Prime Minister Cameron... Santorum trails Romney in money as well as delegates... Romney is looking to swing states and districts to boost his claim on the nomination.
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Mar 14, 2012 — The American and British leaders reaffirmed their commitment to gradually withdrawing most forces by the end of 2014.
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Nov 14, 2011 — Larry was brought to the prime minister's residence to deal with the rodents. But lately, he seems to have lost interest. According to The Daily Mail, during a dinner last week Prime Minister David Cameron threw a fork at a mouse that scampered by.
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Oct 14, 2011 — Liam Fox resigned after questions arose about the funding of activities of a friend and adviser, Adam Werritty, who despite having no official role in the government travelled widely with Fox on official business.
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