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University Tackles Sexual Assault Before The Parties Start

Sun, 2014-08-24 03:54

Students entering the University of New Hampshire will be required to complete an online seminar about sexual assault and are urged to talk with their parents about it before arriving on campus.

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Journalist: It's Not Islam That Inspires U.K.'s Young Jihadis

Sun, 2014-08-24 03:54

The killing of reporter James Foley has brought to light the trend of radicalized U.K. citizens going to fight in Syria and Iraq. NPR's Linda Wertheimer talks to the Huffington Post UK's Mehdi Hasan.

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Unity Leads The Polls In Scotland Independence Vote

Sun, 2014-08-24 03:54

On Sept. 18, Scotland votes on whether to break away from the U.K. Correspondent Ari Shapiro just returned from Scotland, and he tells NPR's Linda Wertheimer about the state of the campaign.

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Obama Orders Review Of Military Equipment Sales To Police

Sun, 2014-08-24 03:54

In the wake of violent clashes between protesters and police in Ferguson, Mo., President Obama is ordering a review of the federal programs that help local police departments purchase military gear.

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In The Midst Of War, Ukraine Marks Its Independence

Sun, 2014-08-24 03:54

Ukraine marks 23 years of independence from the former Soviet Union on Sunday, but with a war going on in the east, there seems to be little for Ukrainians to celebrate.

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Strong Quake Causes Injuries, Damage, Outages In Northern Calif.

Sun, 2014-08-24 03:20

The 6.0-magnitude temblor causes nearly 90 injuries, widespread power and water outages and damaged buildings in the wine country just north of San Francisco.

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Are Food Boats The Next Food Trucks? Don't Count On It

Sun, 2014-08-24 01:01

Food boats occupy a quirky snack-time niche in a few summer communities. But don't expect this floating food truck trend to sweep the nation, at least not until it gets sea legs.

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Are Food Boats The Next Food Trucks? Don't Count On It

Sun, 2014-08-24 01:01

Food boats occupy a quirky snack-time niche in a few summer communities. But don't expect this floating food truck trend to sweep the nation, at least not until it gets sea legs.

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If Salt-N-Pepa Told You To Brush Your Teeth, You'd Surely Listen

Sun, 2014-08-24 00:58

Music has a long history of delivering public health messages, with Ebola the latest topic. But do people really pay attention to the lyrics?

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If Salt-N-Pepa Told You To Brush Your Teeth, You'd Surely Listen

Sun, 2014-08-24 00:58

Music has a long history of delivering public health messages, with Ebola the latest topic. But do people really pay attention to the lyrics?

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Roadways You Can Install Like Throw Rugs

Sun, 2014-08-24 00:57

You look. You gape. You can't believe your eyes. Well, take a peek at this image and ask yourself, 'How did they do this?'

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Digital Guru May Need More Power To Remake Government IT

Sun, 2014-08-24 00:57

Mikey Dickerson is the administrator of the new U.S. Digital Service. But it's still to be seen whether the former Google engineer's team will have enough authority to make wholesale changes.

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Italy Undertakes Lonely, Expensive Mission To Aid Migrants At Sea

Sun, 2014-08-24 00:56

Italian authorities are trying to track and intercept boats bringing migrants on perilous journeys across the Mediterranean. So far, its EU neighbors have failed to help deal with the emergency.

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Italy Undertakes Lonely, Expensive Mission To Aid Migrants At Sea

Sun, 2014-08-24 00:56

Italian authorities are trying to track and intercept boats bringing migrants on perilous journeys across the Mediterranean. So far, its EU neighbors have failed to help deal with the emergency.

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Obama Orders Review Of Transfers Of Military Surplus To Local Police

Sat, 2014-08-23 14:12

The White House says it will look at federal programs begun after Sept. 11, 2001, that have given local law enforcement military-grade weapons and equipment.

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Generation Gap Divides Local Opinion On Ferguson Protests

Sat, 2014-08-23 13:12

In Ferguson, Mo., some younger and older residents have differing views on whether violence among protesters is appropriate and how best to effect change.

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WATCH: Shark Vs. Grouper. Shark Loses.

Sat, 2014-08-23 10:45

A couple of anglers fishing off the Fla. coast hook a four-foot Blacktip shark. And then ...

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Veteran Space Shuttle Astronaut Steven Nagel Dies At 67

Sat, 2014-08-23 09:42

The Air Force colonel was among the first group selected by NASA to train for the space shuttle program. He went on to fly four missions, two as commander.

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Iceland Ups Aviation Warning As Volcano Rumbles

Sat, 2014-08-23 08:09

Bardarbunga, a volcano in the center of the island nation, has experienced a sub-glacial eruption and could begin sending steam and ash skyward if it melts through the ice, scientists warn.

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Kurdish Forces Say They're Waiting For U.S. Weapons

Sat, 2014-08-23 07:50

In northern Iraq, the Kurdish Peshmerga troops are battling the extremists of the Islamic State. But commanders say they're not getting the weapons promised by the U.S. and others.

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