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July 24, 2014 | NPR · Seven years after the subprime mortgage crisis, the U.S. economy has not yet fully recovered. Now two economists have come up with new evidence about what's holding the economy back.
 
July 24, 2014 | NPR · Military war dogs serve combat tours, save lives and suffer injuries like the soldiers they serve. On Capitol Hill this week, dogs and their handlers made the case that all dogs should be brought home from war and treated with the respect they've earned.
 
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July 24, 2014 | NPR · Dozens of children have filed complaints saying they were subjected to inhumane treatment at Border Patrol stations. The complaints center on the holding cells, referred to as "freezers" by migrants.
 

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July 23, 2014 | NPR · The remains of passengers of the downed Malaysia Airlines flight arrived in the Netherlands, on what has been a national day of mourning. Most of those killed in the jet that was brought down over Ukraine were Dutch. Robert Siegel talks with Thomas Erdbrink of The New York Times, who is in the Netherlands.
 
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July 23, 2014 | NPR · Even before the double calamity of its two downed flights, Malaysia Airlines was trying to adapt to momentous shifts in Asia's aviation industry. Now, it faces either bankruptcy or privatization.
 
July 23, 2014 | NPR · An uncontacted Amazonian tribe has ended its isolation in Brazil. Fiona Watson, the field and research director for Survival International, explains why this tribal people left its village.
 

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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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Latino USA

Jul 18, 2014 — Our live edition with WNYC's Soundcheck kicks off with a performance and interview by psychedelic salsa band La Mecnica Popular. Soundcheck's John Schaefer co-hosts.
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Jul 11, 2014 — Before we dive into some very personal stories about suicide, addiction and depression, we talk to two experts to get an overview of the state of Latino mental health.
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Jul 3, 2014 — Cuba has some of the most restrictive Internet access in the world, yet Cuban technophile Yoani Sanchez maintains her critical blog, and she sat down with host Maria Hinojosa to talk about it.
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Jun 27, 2014 — Sci-fi and fantasy literature often take on the story of the "other" among us. But non-white writers and fans can often feel left out. Latino USA's Daisy Rosario reports.
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Jun 20, 2014 — In this interview, a Latino USA source called K describes their conversations with children who migrated, alone, to the United States. K tells their stories and experiences to host Maria Hinojosa.
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Jun 13, 2014 — Amnesty International says 60 percent of Central-American women migrating through Mexico experience danger, including rape or being sold into prostitution. We hear the story of one Salvadoran woman.
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Jun 6, 2014 — Fremont, Nebraska, has an ordinance that punishes landlords for renting to undocumented people. The measure has sharply divided this once-polite Midwestern town.
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May 30, 2014 — Calle 13 has gone from jokey Puerto Rican reggaeton band to one of the most important groups in Latin America. Frontman Ren Prez discusses the group's introspective new album, Multi-Viral.
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May 23, 2014 — To commemorate the 60th anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education, we examine how school integration has slipped since the 1980s.
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May 16, 2014 — The media landscape is still dominated by white men, but Buzzfeed Ideas might be a glimpse into a colorful future. Editor Ayesha Siddiqi talks to host Maria Hinojosa.
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