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April 18, 2014 | NPR · The agreement calls on all parties to refrain from violence, requires that illegally-armed groups disarm and that control of government buildings be returned to Ukrainian authorities.
 
April 18, 2014 | NPR · President Obama said enrollment under the Affordable Care Act reached 8 million after the deadline was extended by 2 weeks. The figure represents a turnaround from the disastrous debut of the website.
 
April 18, 2014 | NPR · Morning Edition spent a lot of time recently reporting from the U.S.-Mexico border. President Obama has deported 2 million people from the U.S. But many say that number is misleading.
 

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April 20, 2014 | NPR · California farmers produce an enormous proportion of American produce, but the state is now experiencing a record-breaking drought that is being felt throughout the state and the U.S.
 
April 20, 2014 | NPR · It's been a grim Easter Sunday in South Korea as the death toll continues to rise from the ferry disaster that left nearly 300 passengers, many of them high school students, dead or missing.
 
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April 20, 2014 | WBUR · Newlyweds Jessica Kensky and Patrick Downes each lost a leg in the Boston Marathon bombing. Rescue the assistance dog helps fetch keys and push buttons, bringing warmth and joy as the couple recovers.
 

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April 19, 2014 | NPR · The search continues for hundreds of people, mostly students, who were on board a South Korean ferry when it sank this week. Correspondent Anthony Kuhn shares the latest with NPR's Wade Goodwyn.
 

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April 20, 2014 | NPR · Monday is the 2014 Boston Marathon. Security will be tight, and this year's race will be an emotional event that will be about more than who wins.
 

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May 9, 2013 — One of Detroit's youngest stars unleashes one of the year's great dance tracks, and reveals a connection to a founder of his hometown scene.
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Feb 8, 2013 — One of the best dance-music producers in the business, DJ Sprinkles remixed Ducktails' "Letter of Intent" into a nine-minute slow burn. How did this happen?
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Oct 18, 2012 — Kaarvai refers to the practice of singers holding notes as long as humanly possible. In "Roses," German electronic producer Michael Mayer seizes on the idea to stretch a beautiful vocal to its limits.
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Oct 4, 2012 — The production duo reworks Wiley's "I'm Skanking" on its new collection of favorites and remixes.
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Sep 20, 2012 — The Spanish producer returns with two new songs — each left off his first album, but both amazing.
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Sep 12, 2012 — One of the original dubstep producers has a new album that incorporates sounds recorded during a trip to Cuba.
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Aug 23, 2012 — "If you're never going to move," Ware sings on the track from her debut album, Devotion, "you'll make me come to you."
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Aug 1, 2012 — The remix of "Look At Where We Are" adds electronic kick without losing the song's human element.
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Jul 25, 2012 — Dan Snaith, who has recorded for years as Caribou, introduces Daphni, a dance-focused alter-ego.
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Jul 18, 2012 — The British singer and producer's dark and immersive new album, Playin' Me, traces the pain inherent in love.
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