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September 2, 2014 | NPR · At a Labor Day picnic in Milwaukee, the president accused the GOP of blocking economic initiatives. He urged the sympathetic union audience to turn their frustration into political action in November.
 
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September 2, 2014 | NPR · The city's plan to restructure its debt has been praised as a creative way to protect both pensioners and its art museum. But some creditors — and residents — feel like they're being railroaded.
 
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September 2, 2014 | NPR · A company called WTAS is reviving the defunct accounting firm's name and hoping clients have forgotten its associations with the Enron scandal.
 

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September 1, 2014 | NPR · Ebola has exposed weaknesses in Africa's health networks and a failure to work together to arrest the spread of the virus. The "not our problem" response is taking an economic toll on the continent.
 
September 1, 2014 | NPR · Nearly 260 health workers in West Africa have been infected, and 134 have died. Dr. Robert Garry of Tulane University, who worked with five who died, discusses the devastation in the community.
 
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September 1, 2014 | NPR · Ads with candidates shooting guns are proliferating this year. It can all be traced back to Sen. Joe Manchin's famed 2010 spot "Dead Aim."
 

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August 30, 2014 | NPR · Ukrainian forces are defending the port city of Novoazovsk from what they say is a Russian invasion. Scott Simon talks to correspondent Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson.
 

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August 31, 2014 | NPR · Immigration remains one of the most challenging issues for President Obama. Political correspondent Mara Liasson discusses the political cost of the choices before him with Linda Wertheimer.
 

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Aug 30, 2014 — The Museum of American History adds articles to its collection, representing the stories of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender folks.
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Aug 28, 2014 — The pop-cult icon may not be, as it turns out, a cat that looks like a girl, but a girl who looks like a cat.
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Aug 26, 2014 — Finally, a definitive answer to a pop-cult conundrum.
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Aug 21, 2014 — A pair of authors believe that certain traits such as ruthlessness and fearlessness can enhance your life.
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Aug 19, 2014 — Is it a bird ... a moth. .. two creatures in one?
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Aug 15, 2014 — The Great American Junk Drawer is a scrap yard, a time capsule and a box of curiosities and memories. It can also be a Rorschachian reflection of your life.
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Aug 12, 2014 — No wonder we occasionally feel political deja vu.
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Aug 6, 2014 — A new U.S. initiative is hoping a social media campaign will turn people away from terrorism.
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Aug 1, 2014 — New research shows that older people with cognitive problems who walk very slowly may be at greater risk for dementia.
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Jul 30, 2014 — The changing workspace in the Age of Deskovery.
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