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April 23, 2014 | NPR · They say they were placed on the list for refusing to inform on other Muslims. The suit is part of a broad wave of cases challenging the secretive no-fly list and U.S. counterterrorism strategies.
 
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April 23, 2014 | NPR · Activists say a federal law that allows employers to pay people with disabilities pennies per hour is out of date and should be changed. But some say the law is a lifeline for the disabled.
 
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April 23, 2014 | NPR · Shakespeare's Globe Theater aims to take the Bard's iconic play to every country in the world. It will perform everywhere from prestigious theaters to Pacific island beaches.
 

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April 21, 2014 | NPR · Last year a scientist said he'd found a new form of botulinum toxin, and was keeping details secret to keep the recipe from terrorists. But other science and public health labs were shut out, too.
 
April 23, 2014 | NPR · Pharmaceutical companies are suddenly trading entire divisions the way sports teams swap players. Glaxo, Novartis and Ely Lily are all involved in a complicated deal announced Tuesday, and so far this year, five deals exceeding $2 billion have been announced. What's driving the deal-making?
 
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April 23, 2014 | NPR · For decades, a mysterious quacking "bio-duck" has been heard roaming the waters of the Southern Ocean. Now scientists say the source is a whale.
 

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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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TCA 2013

Aug 2, 2013 — Television may be going through a revolution on the one hand, but it remains remarkably constant on the other.
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Jul 31, 2013 — From awkward questions to great answers, 10 highlights and perhaps non-highlights of the first week of the Television Critics Association press tour.
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Jul 30, 2013 — Stories have a natural ending, but business ventures do not. As networks invest in high-concept series, can they keep from frustrating audiences?
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Jul 26, 2013 — Mike Tyson and Spike Lee presented a film for HBO on Thursday. It was a lesson in when questions are asked and aren't asked, and where to go from here.
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Jul 25, 2013 — Keith Olbermann spoke on Wednesday about his new show on ESPN and about whether he can stay out of politics.
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Jul 24, 2013 — Rob Lowe is playing John F. Kennedy. And that presents some specific challenges.
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Jul 24, 2013 — For the next two weeks, we'll be hearing all about the next six months in television.
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