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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 19, 2014 | NPR · Dr. Joanne Liu of Doctors Without Borders says fear and a lack of sense of urgency has kept the international community in their home countries rather than stepping up to the plate in West Africa.
 
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August 19, 2014 | NPR · The type of Ebola erupting in West Africa is closely related to one found 2,500 miles away — the distance between Boston and San Francisco. How did the virus spread so far without anyone noticing?
 
August 19, 2014 | NPR · Iranian poet and women's rights advocate Simin Behbahani has died. Her work probed the social and political challenges that faced Iran after its Islamic Revolution. She was 87.
 

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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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Jul 28, 2014 — Meet the new NPR One, a digital listening app that blends NPR and Member Station news reporting into a rich, localized, on-demand experience.
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Jun 18, 2014 — NPR Music's live concerts and massive concert archive receive a redesign today, and the changes aim to upgrade your experience everywhere you play our shows.
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May 27, 2014 — Tiny Desk Concerts come to life like never before with NPR's new Roku channel.
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Apr 28, 2014 — Alice Fordam has reported from the bookshops of Baghdad to the dunes of Algeria and wnw to Beirut, as part of NPR's international team. She's also a baker, Leonard Cohen lover and Scrabble die hard.
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Apr 2, 2014 — Join us in celebrating Carl Kasell's 80th birthday.
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Mar 24, 2014 — Today, NPR becomes the first news provider on iTunes Radio and digital streams from NPR Member Stations across the country will begin appearing on it in the near future.
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Mar 12, 2014 — Jasmine Garsd has been co-hosting NPR Music's Alt.Latino from Mexico City since last summer. This week, she reunites with co-host Felix Contreras in Austin for the first-ever SXAméricas at SXSW.
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Feb 25, 2014 — Madhulika Sikka shares her inventive reaction to battling breast cancer in her new book, A Breast Cancer Alphabet.
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Feb 19, 2014 — Please join us for the latest event series from NPR Presents, coming to our headquarters in March.
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Jan 16, 2014 — Oscar-nominated screenwriter John Ridley joined Michele Norris in NPR's Studio One for a conversation about the acclaimed film '12 Years a Slave.'
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