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July 23, 2014 | NPR · A number of major airlines have suspended service to and from Tel Aviv as the fighting between Israel and Hamas in Gaza intensifies. That's leaving passengers to find other arrangements.
 
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July 23, 2014 | NPR · The vice president has been traveling the country to learn about the best ways to train workers. He announced the results Tuesday as the president signed a workforce training bill into law.
 
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July 23, 2014 | NPR · Congress is supposed to hold U.S. spy agencies accountable. But as Edward Snowden's disclosures revealed, intelligence officials have not always provided a full or accurate picture.
 

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July 22, 2014 | NPR · Two weeks into the conflict in the Gaza Strip, more than 600 Palestinians — mostly civilians — and 29 Israelis have been killed. Two recent Israeli strikes, on a school and a hospital, reflect the scope of Israel's offensive.
 
July 22, 2014 | NPR · U.S. airlines have canceled flights to Israel after reports of Hamas rockets landing near Ben Gurion International Airport outside Tel Aviv.
 
July 22, 2014 | NPR · Secretary of State John Kerry has finished his first full day in Cairo, where he's trying to help forge a cease-fire between Israel and Hamas in the Gaza Strip.
 

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July 19, 2014 | NPR · NPR's Scott Simon talks with David Herzsenhorn of The New York Times about the latest developments in Ukraine, where a Malaysia Airlines passenger plane was downed on Thursday, killing 298 people.
 

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July 20, 2014 | NPR · NPR's Arun Rath gets the latest from correspondent Corey Flintoff at the site of last week's downing of a Malaysian jetliner in Eastern Ukraine.
 

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Feb 20, 2013 — It was close, folks, but we're happy to announce the winners of NPR's National Pet Radio Contest. Please offer a big congratulations and round of applause (or should we say appaws) to our grand-prize winner Stevie the Wonder Dog who listens to KCPW in Salt Lake City.
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Feb 11, 2013 — We received dozens of great entries in our National Pet Radio contest, and now it's time to vote on the winners. Check out the finalists and vote on your favorite by Sunday, Feb. 17, at 11:59 PM (ET).
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Jan 31, 2013 — We want you to snap a picture of your pet listening to your favorite public radio station, send it to us for a chance to win a pretty cool prize pack of items to use while strutting your stuff (and your pets' stuff) in public.
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Dec 21, 2012 — A few weeks ago, we asked you to "Haiku us NPR pride" as part of our Cyber Monday giveaway. While not everyone could walk away with free gear this go-round, some of you may see your crafty syllable work in this collection of NPR-themed holiday haikus.
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Nov 26, 2012 — Enter to win NPR swag - including a custom-designed Peter Max radio - in our "Cyber Monday" giveaway. The catch: Tell us why all you want for the holidays is more NPR. In a Haiku. So, put on your Haiku holiday thinking cap, and remember, syllables have to be in the pattern 5-7-5.
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Oct 26, 2012 — If you missed our last T-shirt giveaway, fear not. We are giving away five Informed Voter tees from the NPR Shop to a handful of 'Political Junkies' who can correctly answer an original Ken Rudin ScuttleButton puzzle.
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Oct 11, 2012 — We've got five NPR election tees to give away. See if you can win one.
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Sep 17, 2012 — This Thursday, September 20, Wyclef Jean will be at the 6th & I Historic Synagogue in Washington, D.C., and we've got two tickets for the event and a copy of his book to give away.
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Sep 14, 2012 — We asked for your help in choosing designs for a new series of election-themed buttons, and this week, the winning designs arrived. Get your own 2012 NPR Election Button at a local NPR Member Station.
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Jul 30, 2012 — NPR is getting into the voting spirit with a new series of election-themed buttons. Tell us which ones you like best, and we will print the favorites!
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