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July 28, 2014 | NPR · Argentina says it cannot pay certain debts and will fall into default by July 31 if it can't come to an agreement with creditors. This would be Argentina's second default in 13 years.
 
July 28, 2014 | NPR · Even though Spain's economy is out of recession, youth unemployment has hit 57.7 percent. Economists say it could be years before jobs return. By then, many will have missed a decade or more of work.
 
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July 28, 2014 | NPR · To withstand their 9,300-mile migration, red knots feast on eggs from horseshoe crabs each spring in Delaware Bay. Scientists worry many crabs are starting to lay eggs before the birds can get there.
 

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July 28, 2014 | NPR · A new salvo has been fired in the fight over teacher tenure. A group led by former TV anchor Campbell Brown filed a complaint in New York state court, arguing that tenure laws are preventing the state from providing every child with the "sound, basic education" its constitution guarantees.
 
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July 28, 2014 | NPR · Why are so many low-income and minority kids getting second-class educations in the U.S.? That question is at the center of the heated debate about tenure protections and who gets them.
 
July 28, 2014 | NPR · Only one movie in July, Transformers: Age of Extinction, has broken the 100 million mark during its opening weekend. Box office receipts all summer have proven anemic. Paul Dergarabedian, a senior media analyst with RENTRAK, talks to Audie Cornish about the box office slump.
 

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July 26, 2014 | NPR · Hezbollah has been a longtime ally of Hamas, but during this most recent conflict between Israel and Gaza they've taken a sideline role. NPR's Scott Simon talks to the BBC's Kim Ghattas in Beirut.
 

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July 27, 2014 | NPR · Fighting in Ukraine near the crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 has international investigators staying away. NPR's Arun Rath talks with OSCE's Michael Bociurkiw about the investigation.
 

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Jul 28, 2014 — Fighting between Israel and Gaza continued today, the start of Eid al-Fitr, in spite of a United Nations call for a ceasefire.
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Jul 25, 2014 — Bloomberg News' Margaret Talev and the BBC's Paul Danahar join us for a look at this week's key news stories.
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Jul 24, 2014 — Some witnesses say Joseph Wood was gasping for air, while others say he was snoring. We speak to a reporter who was there.
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Jul 23, 2014 — Two military transport planes carrying 40 coffins bearing victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 have landed in the city of Eindhoven.
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Jul 22, 2014 — Within hours of each other, two federal appeals courts issued contradictory rulings on a key financing issue of the Affordable Care Act.
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Jul 21, 2014 — The BBC's Olga Ivshina discusses the latest on the cleanup and investigation effort at the crash site.
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Jul 16, 2014 — The $80 billion takeover bid from Murdoch's 21st Century Fox was rebuffed, but that may not stop the media magnate's advances.
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Jul 15, 2014 — After briefly agreeing to a deal brokered by Egypt, Israel's airstrikes restarted when Hamas continued to attack Israel with rocket fire.
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Jul 14, 2014 — International security expert Jim Walsh discusses the United States' diplomatic efforts in these three places.
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Jul 11, 2014 — The request for $3.7 billion is aimed at dealing with the tens of thousands of children from Central America crossing into the U.S.
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