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August 20, 2014 | NPR · If you venture away from the protest zone in Ferguson, Mo., there is an idyllic neighborhood, which doesn't have much patience for the out-of-towners who have joined the protests.
 
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August 20, 2014 | NPR · President Obama has carefully avoided taking sides following the shooting of Missouri teen Michael Brown, disappointing some African-American observers.
 
August 20, 2014 | NPR · Texas ranks 49th out of 50 states in how much funding it commits to mental health. But San Antonio has become a model for other mental health systems. It has saved $50 million over the past 5 years.
 

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August 20, 2014 | NPR · More than a week now from the police shooting in Ferguson, Mo., it's worth asking: Ideally, what should happen with a police officer stops someone in the street?
 
August 20, 2014 | NPR · After the Liberian government ordered a quarantine of one of the poorest neighborhoods in its capital, Monrovia, residents there woke up to find themselves cut off from the rest of the city by security forces. By midday, the neighborhood was in riot.
 
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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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Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me! For Nov. 2, 2013

Nov 2, 2013 — Our panelists predict who will be revealed to be the one person the NSA is not spying on.
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Nov 2, 2013 — All the news we couldn't fit anywhere else.
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Nov 2, 2013 — Carl Kasell reads three news-related limericks: Human Cheddar, One Bad Ass, Dumpbook.
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Nov 2, 2013 — More questions for the panel: Staying Abreast of Important Studies, Coff-E.
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Nov 2, 2013 — Our panelists tell three stories about a current problem at the Dell Computer Company.
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Nov 2, 2013 — An Apology for a Lame Joke.
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Nov 2, 2013 — Carl Kasell reads three quotes from the week's news: "Tech Support, this is Barack. How may I assist you?"; The NSA Out-Google's Google; The Hillbilly Champs.
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Nov 1, 2013 — We've invited Billy Collins — who served as U.S. poet laureate from 2001 to 2003 — to play a game called, "I can feel it coming in the air tonight." Three questions about another poetic Collins.
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