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Aid Agencies Take Advantage Of Cease-Fire In Syria to Reach Needy

Tue, 03/08/2016 - 4:09am

For an update on what food and medical aid is reaching the most desperate areas of Syria, Renee Montagne talks to the World Food Program's Jakob Kern in Damascus.

Why Trade Is An Important Issue In the Presidential Campaign

Tue, 03/08/2016 - 4:09am

Steve Inskeep talks to Dartmouth Economist Douglas Irwin about the perceptions and realities of trade policy in the current political primary season.

How To Keep Money From Messing Up Your Marriage

Tue, 03/08/2016 - 4:00am

Finances are one of the things most likely to cause discord in a relationship, whether you're just starting out or have been together for years. Here are some ways to avoid common conflicts.

How The GOP Has Tried To Reach Black Voters And How 2016 May Undo That Work

Tue, 03/08/2016 - 4:00am

In Ohio, the GOP has reached out to black communities. But those very modest gains may not last amidst the rhetorical fireworks of the 2016 campaign.

National Parks Have A Long To-Do List But Can't Cover The Repair Costs

Tue, 03/08/2016 - 3:59am

Parks are expensive for obvious reasons: visitor centers need displays and roads need repairs — but there's also upkeep of the Grand Canyon's sewage operations and of Independence Hall's sprinklers.

A Retirement Community Where Hollywood Takes Care Of Its Own

Tue, 03/08/2016 - 3:59am

The Motion Picture and Television Fund is home to 200-plus residents who once worked on screen, behind cameras and in production rooms and secretarial pools.

Nothing Is Going Right In The World's Newest Nation

Tue, 03/08/2016 - 3:58am

South Sudan faces huge challenges, including a lingering civil war, hyper-inflation and a food crisis that humanitarian groups say could be catastrophic.

National Portrait Gallery Honors Nancy Reagan; Funeral Is Friday

Tue, 03/08/2016 - 2:24am

Reagan red is on display at the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery which is honoring Nancy Reagan, who died on Sunday at age 94.

See The 'Best Minnesota High School Hockey Hair' Featuring Lots Of Mullets

Mon, 03/07/2016 - 6:45pm

In the 2016 "awards" video, the narrator ranks the hairstyles of high school hockey players. Now in its fifth year, the video even features appearances from ESPN's hockey analyst Barry Melrose.

On Race, Sanders And Clinton Stumble But Engage

Mon, 03/07/2016 - 6:29pm

The Vermont senator has been drawing criticism for saying at Sunday's debate, "When you're white, you don't know what it's like to be living in a ghetto."

Polygamous Border Towns In Utah And Arizona Violated Non-Church Members' Rights

Mon, 03/07/2016 - 5:33pm

The towns serve as headquarters for the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, known as FLDS. A jury found them guilty of discriminating against nonmembers.

Jury Awards Erin Andrews $55 Million In Lawsuit Over Nude Video

Mon, 03/07/2016 - 5:03pm

A stalker filmed the Fox sportscaster through a peephole in a hotel door in 2008. The video was put online, where it was viewed millions of times. Andrews sued the hotel for $75 million in damages.

Politics Podcast: Why Doesn't Anybody Want To Be Establishment?

Mon, 03/07/2016 - 4:56pm

There's a four-syllable word that seems to be on everyone's mind these days - establishment. What is it and why does it seem to matter so much?

From Ugly To Hip: Misfit Fruits And Veggies Coming To Whole Foods

Mon, 03/07/2016 - 4:56pm

Lots of tasty and nutritious produce ends up in landfills because it fails to meet retail beauty standards. Now, Whole Foods and Giant Eagle say they're ready to pilot sales of these wonky edibles.

Bloomberg Says He Won't Run For President And 'Risk' Electing Trump Or Cruz

Mon, 03/07/2016 - 4:34pm

"As the race stands now ... there is a good chance that my candidacy could lead to the election of Donald Trump or Senator Ted Cruz," former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg wrote Monday.

Same-Sex Adoption Upheld By U.S. Supreme Court

Mon, 03/07/2016 - 4:18pm

The Alabama Supreme Court had invalidated an adoption approved in Georgia. Monday's ruling said the Alabama justices had violated the U.S. Constitution.

Why Digital Security Is An 'Arms Race' Between Firms And The Feds

Mon, 03/07/2016 - 4:13pm

Cybersecurity expert Susan Landau argues that the FBI's dispute with Apple over the San Bernardino iPhone shouldn't be a choice between weaker phone security and the FBI's investigative power.




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