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The Teenage Brain: Spock Vs. Captain Kirk

Wed, 2015-03-11 05:23

Adolescents get a bad rep for being irrational. The bad news is: It's kinda deserved. The good news is: Every teen brain comes equipped with an internal Mr. Spock, trying to keep them safe.

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2 Oklahoma Students Seen In Racist Fraternity Video Apologize

Wed, 2015-03-11 04:41

The men were in a video of Sigma Alpha Epsilon members singing a racist chant. They have apologized, with one of the now-former fraternity brothers saying he had learned "a devastating lesson."

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2 Oklahoma Students Seen In Racist Fraternity Video Apologize

Wed, 2015-03-11 04:41

The men were in a video of Sigma Alpha Epsilon members singing a racist chant. They have apologized, with one of the now-former fraternity brothers saying he had learned "a devastating lesson."

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Happy World Plumbing Day! We Celebrate By Interviewing ... A Plumber

Wed, 2015-03-11 03:03

To mark this august occasion, we talk to Fred Schilling, a Florida master plumber who traveled to Haiti after the earthquake to help create a way to deliver clean water.

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Happy World Plumbing Day! We Celebrate By Interviewing ... A Plumber

Wed, 2015-03-11 03:03

To mark this august occasion, we talk to Fred Schilling, a Florida master plumber who traveled to Haiti after the earthquake to help create a way to deliver clean water.

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11 Missing In Black Hawk Helicopter Crash In Florida

Wed, 2015-03-11 02:41

Seven Marines and a crew of four were aboard the helicopter, which had been on a training exercise at Eglin Air Force Base in the Florida Panhandle, according to the base's public affairs office.

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Black Hawk Helicopter Crashes In Florida With 11 Aboard

Wed, 2015-03-11 02:41

Seven Marines and a crew of four were aboard the helicopter, which had been on a training exercise at Eglin Air Force Base in the Florida Panhandle, according to the base's public affairs office.

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9 Iraqi Interpreters Sue U.S. Government Over Visa Delays

Wed, 2015-03-11 01:02

Thousands of Iraqis and Afghans have been resettled in the U.S. through a special visa program, but hundreds of cases are on hold.

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9 Iraqi Interpreters Sue U.S. Government Over Visa Delays

Wed, 2015-03-11 01:02

Thousands of Iraqis and Afghans have been resettled in the U.S. with a special visa program, but hundreds of cases are on hold.

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Veterans Choice Act Fails To Ease Travel Burdens For Vets In Need Of Care

Tue, 2015-03-10 23:43

Last year, Congress tried to make getting care for vets easier by giving them the option of going outside of VA facilities. Seems pretty simple, but making that rule work hasn't been all that easy.

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Veterans Choice Act Fails To Ease Travel Burdens For Vets In Need Of Care

Tue, 2015-03-10 23:43

Last year, Congress tried to make getting care for vets easier by giving them the option of going outside of VA facilities. Seems pretty simple, but making that rule work hasn't been all that easy.

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In The West Bank, Living Side-By-Side But Agreeing On Nothing

Tue, 2015-03-10 23:40

Israelis and Palestinians have now been living cheek-and-jowl in the West Bank for decades. NPR's Steve Inskeep visited both communities to sample their views in this enduring conflict.

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In The West Bank, Living Side By Side — But Agreeing On Nothing

Tue, 2015-03-10 23:40

Israelis and Palestinians have now been living cheek-and-jowl in the West Bank for decades. NPR's Steve Inskeep visited both communities to sample their views in this enduring conflict.

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With Prices Down And Layoffs Up, Copper Industry Still Looks To Grow

Tue, 2015-03-10 23:38

The price of copper is down 40 percent from four years ago. Arizona residents from smaller mining towns worry about job losses, but some companies are planning to expand in the state.

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With Prices Down And Layoffs Up, Copper Industry Still Looks To Grow

Tue, 2015-03-10 23:38

The price of copper is down 40 percent from four years ago. Arizona residents from smaller mining towns worry about job losses, but some companies are planning to expand in the state.

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Nicaragua's Renewable Energy Revolution Picks Up Steam

Tue, 2015-03-10 23:37

A few years ago, Nicaragua was almost totally dependent on imported fuel. Now the country's fierce winds, sun and volcanoes generate half the country's electricity, and perhaps 80 percent soon.

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Nicaragua's Renewable Energy Revolution Picks Up Steam

Tue, 2015-03-10 23:37

A few years ago, Nicaragua was almost totally dependent on imported fuel. Now the country's fierce winds, sun and volcanoes generate half the country's electricity, and perhaps 80 percent soon.

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States Aim To Restrict Medically-Induced Abortions

Tue, 2015-03-10 23:36

One in four abortions is induced with medications rather than a surgical procedure. But the process faces a growing number of legal restrictions, including a law in Ohio.

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States Aim To Restrict Medically-Induced Abortions

Tue, 2015-03-10 23:36

One in four abortions is induced with medications rather than a surgical procedure. But the process faces a growing number of legal restrictions, including a law in Ohio.

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Deford: NCAA Fans Continue To Drink Deeply Of The (Sports) Spirits

Tue, 2015-03-10 23:35

Recent scandals involving student athletes at Syracuse University and other prominent athletic departments, remind commentator Frank Deford of speakeasies during Prohibition.

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