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August 22, 2014 | NPR · The standoff between the U.S. and Russia over Ukraine has raised the specter of a new Cold War. David Greene talks to Julie Ioffe, of the New Republic, about what Russia's next move may be in Ukraine.
 
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August 22, 2014 | NPR · Even just the word Ebola is kind of terrifying. Why? Hollywood has a lot to do with it. But Ebola outbreaks also have all the ingredients for what one psychologist calls the "dread factor."
 
August 22, 2014 | NPR · Census Bureau data show a wider gap between rich and poor. Kelly McEvers explores this with economist Enrico Moretti of the University of California-Berkeley, author of The New Geography of Jobs.
 

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August 22, 2014 | NPR · It's been another rough August for President Obama. He's wrapping up a summer vacation marred by events in Ferguson, Mo., and the murder of an American journalist in the Middle East.
 
August 22, 2014 | NPR · Regular political commentators, E.J. Dionne of The Washington Post and Reihan Salam of The National Review, discuss the killing of American journalist James Foley and the ongoing conflict in Ferguson, Mo.
 
August 22, 2014 | NPR · The scent of fresh pencils is in the air, and homework assignments are around the corner. In honor of back-to-school season, author Alexander Aciman recommends The Lost Estate by Henri Alain-Fournier.
 

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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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Dec 3, 2013 — From chess to tumblr, NPR listeners like to play, and listen to stories about, games.
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Nov 15, 2013 — We had a hunch that NPR listeners love food, but now we have the numbers to prove it. No matter what's on your plate, we raise a toast to your diverse and ever-curious palates. And of course, we hope your daily serving of NPR keeps you stuffed, but always hungry for more.
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Nov 4, 2013 — We know there's no shortage of NPR fans who love music, and it's time we celebrate your good taste. So keep on spinning your favorite records, enjoying yourself at shows and composing your latest masterpiece. Music lovers, this one's for you.
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Sep 23, 2013 — Ok, we know it's officially fall now. But there is still time for all you NPR and outdoor lovers to get out there and enjoy the fresh air. We think Terry Gross would agree.
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Sep 5, 2013 — It's a common notion here at NPR that the best part of us is you, our audience. You are 27 million individuals with one important thing in common: you listen to NPR. So, we got to thinking, if NPR brings us together what else do we have in common?
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Mar 27, 2013 — $1.35: Yearly federal contribution to public broadcasting per American.
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Mar 11, 2013 — NPR's audience is larger than the combined circulation of the top 49 U.S. newspapers.
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Feb 26, 2013 — During the Spring Pledge Drive season, please offer your thanks to one (or more) of the 822 stations for satisfying your need to hear NPR programs.
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Feb 12, 2013 — The yearly federal contribution to public radio per American is $0.32.
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Jan 25, 2013 — From Kabul to Beijing, NPR correspondents are based in 17 international bureaus.
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