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In Crucial Referendum, Greeks Reject Bailout Proposal

Sun, 2015-07-05 13:12

Greeks voted Sunday in a referendum that could decide whether the country stays in the eurozone. They cast a decisive vote against an austerity package proposed by international creditors.

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Kerry: Iran Faces 'Hard Choices' To Reach Nuclear Deal With West

Sun, 2015-07-05 12:23

The secretary of state, who has been in talks in Vienna for the past several days, says an agreement could be done "quickly" if Tehran is prepared to compromise.

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China Takes Steps To Halt Plunge In Stock Markets

Sun, 2015-07-05 06:58

The main Shanghai Stock Index has lost 30 percent since mid-June, triggering margin calls that have fueled further selling.

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Russian Supply Capsule Successfully Docks With Space Station

Sun, 2015-07-05 05:30

The Progress M-28M delivered tons of food, water, oxygen, fuel and other supplies after previous attempts ended in failure.

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Greeks Decide The Fate Of Their Economy In Crucial Referendum

Sun, 2015-07-05 04:37

The vote is on an international bailout that includes harsh austerity measures. The Athens government is instead pushing for a "no" vote that would give it a mandate to try to negotiate debt relief.

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Sharks Might Not Be To Blame In North Carolina Attacks

Sun, 2015-07-05 03:54

North Carolina beaches usually see one shark attack a summer, if any. This year, they've already seen seven. NPR's Lynn Neary speaks with George Burgess of the International Shark Attack File.

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Greeks Begin Voting In Historic Resolution

Sun, 2015-07-05 03:54

Greeks vote Sunday on a referendum that the government says is about austerity. The opposition says it's a vote on staying in the Eurozone. NPR's Lynn Neary speaks to correspondent Joanna Kakissis.

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Tunisia Seeks Its Way On A Winding, Bumpy Path

Sun, 2015-07-05 03:54

An attacker recently opened fire on Tunisian beach and killed 38 people. NPR's Alice Fordham, who went to cover the story, used to live in Tunisia. She reflects on how the country has changed.

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Do Try This At Home: Three Korean Banchan (Side Dishes) In One Pot

Sun, 2015-07-05 03:54

If you've ever eaten at a Korean restaurant, you're used to the endless side dishes that come out with the meal. They're called banchan, and they're remarkably simple to make for yourself.

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Don't Blame The Sharks For 'Perfect Storm' Of Attacks In North Carolina

Sun, 2015-07-05 03:54

The state's beaches usually see one shark attack a summer, if any. This year, there have already been seven. But this uptick in attacks is likely not tied to shark populations so much as to our own.

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Want A Taste Of Virtual Reality? Step One: Find Some Cardboard

Sun, 2015-07-05 03:03

Fancy headsets can cost between $200 and $500. But if you have a smartphone, some extra time and an empty pizza box, you can make your own.

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You Haven't Left The Building But Your Brain's On A Virtual Reality Trip

Sun, 2015-07-05 03:03

You can now experience the aftermath of Nepal's earthquake or get a sense of what it's like to be in a refugee camp without leaving home. Will that make you more likely to donate to a cause?

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Trump's Campaign Theme Song Headache? Blame Michael Jackson, Sort Of

Sun, 2015-07-05 01:46

Candidates keep getting in trouble for picking theme songs without getting approval from the artist. You can trace this back to changes in both campaigning and the way companies sell products.

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Trump's Campaign Theme Song Headache? Blame Michael Jackson, Sort Of

Sun, 2015-07-05 01:46

Candidates keep getting in trouble for picking theme songs without getting approval from the artist. You can trace this back to changes in both campaigning and the way companies sell products.

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Israel And The West Bank Through Fresh Eyes

Sun, 2015-07-05 01:06

A dozen photographers were set loose with the aim of seeing an old conflict in a new light. The result is a photo exhibit now showing in Tel Aviv and coming soon to the U.S.

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As Greece Stares Down Its Money Troubles, A Decisive Vote Looms

Sat, 2015-07-04 13:04

Greeks vote Sunday on a referendum that will determine the future of the country's troubled economy and the question of whether Greece remains part of the eurozone.

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Inside A Fireworks Artist's Studio: 'The Sky Is The Canvas, And Fire's My Paint'

Sat, 2015-07-04 13:04

With some 50,000 fireworks going off in just 25 minutes, Macy's Fourth of July fireworks display in New York City is the biggest in the U.S. — but the task of putting it all together is even bigger.

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Charleston Reporters Tell The National Story Of Local Violence

Sat, 2015-07-04 13:04

The staff of hometown paper The Post and Courier feels the emotional toll of covering the church shootings and other traumatic events.

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Aphrodisiacs Can Spark Sexual Imagination, But Probably Not Libido

Sat, 2015-07-04 13:04

Going on a picnic with someone special? Make sure to pack watermelon, a food that lore says is an aphrodisiac. No food is actually scientifically linked to desire, but here's how some got that rep.

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U.N.: Report On Iran's Atomic Program Possible By Year's End

Sat, 2015-07-04 11:29

International Atomic Energy Agency head Yukio Amano says "with cooperation" from Tehran, a report could be finalized.

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