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After Assault, Woman Finds Hope And Career In Restorative Justice

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 4:05pm

In 1976, Lorenn Walker was attacked in an alley in Waikiki, Hawaii. That trauma inspired Walker, then a high school dropout, to enroll in college, become a lawyer and work in violence prevention.

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Undeterred By The Blacklist, Lee Grant 'Said Yes To Everything'

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 4:05pm

After losing 12 years of her career to the communist blacklist, the actress and director spent decades lying about her age to make up for lost time. Her new memoir recounts her life in Hollywood.

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If You Cut In The Middle, Go To The End Of The Line

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 7:10am

Two clues will be given for two five-letter answers. Move the middle letter of the first answer to the end to get the second answer.

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'Coffee For Roses' And Other Garden Myths Debunked

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 6:53am

Did you know you can't kill a gopher with chewing gum, and hummingbirds are not attracted to red flowers? C.L. Fornari's book, Coffee For Roses, busts common gardening myths.

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Islamabad's Piano Teacher Pursues His Mission Quietly

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 6:53am

One of the few piano teachers in Pakistan's capital is eager to keep his art alive. To avoid being victimized by hard-line Islamists, his students play digital keyboards with the volume dialed down.

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From Expensive To Holy, Mistakes Are 'Just My Typo'

Sun, 07/06/2014 - 6:53am

"Sinning with the choir" is one of many typos featured in a new book called Just My Typo. NPR's Linda Wertheimer speaks with author Drummond Moir, who compiled the collection of funny misspellings.

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