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  • 150 Classified Messages In Latest Batch Of Clinton Emails

    Hillary Clinton has said she neither sent nor received emails marked classified on her personal server. But 150 of the emails to be released Monday night have now been labeled "confidential."

  • Unemployed Autoworkers and A Vision of the Future

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    A sociologist takes a look at some of the workers who, years after the Great Recession, have remained stuck in long term unemployment.


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  • Before Serena Williams, There Was Althea Gibson

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    People often cite Arthur Ashe as the first African American to win Wimbledon. In fact, it was female pro Althea Gibson, who won the championship in both 1957 and 1958. 

  • Is 'The Fat Jew' Getting Funny Off Someone Else's Jokes?

    On The Media

    Josh Ostrovsky, who goes by "The Fat Jew" on his popular Instagram account, now has a comedy deal with CAA. Comedians are angry, because Ostrovsky is a plagiarist. Sort of. 

  • Why Wes Was The Best

    Studio 360

    Wes Craven went above and beyond the call of duty to judge our "Scary Short Film Fest" last year, inspiring hundreds of aspiring filmmakers in the process. We'll miss him. 

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  • Lou Barlow: Bracing For Change


    Hear the lo-fi hero and veteran of Dinosaur Jr. and Sebadoh perform songs from his latest solo album. 

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  • How Shows Like 'Will & Grace' And 'Black-ish' Can Change Your Brain

    Go ahead, use this article to justify binge-watching Orange Is the New Black all weekend.

  • Jorge Ramos Is a Real Journalist

    On The Media

    After a confrontation with the GOP front-runner this week, some accused Jorge Ramos of being an advocate - not a journalist. They're wrong: he's both, and that's what his viewers want.

  • The Little Pink Pill

    On The Media

    The first FDA-approved drug to treat sexual dysfunction in women has been hailed as "the female Viagra." But like nearly all aspects of the drug, it's not quite that simple.

Music for your day

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  • Django Django On World Cafe

    The Mercury Prize-nominated band administers a healthy dose of Madchester-grade synth-pop.

  • Gig Alert: Margaret Glaspy


    Margaret Glaspy performs tonight at Baby’s All Right.

  • Evan Caminiti, In Studio


    Hear Evan Caminiti's pulsating synths live in the Soundcheck studio. 

  • Forró In The Dark, In Studio


    The New York based Brazilian ex-pats perform songs from their new album 'Forro Zinho' live in the studio.

  • Weekly Music Roundup: The Smiths Go Acoustic; Franz Schubert Celebrates Freedom


    This week, meet the Wizard of Oz-tralia and celebrate "free" in more ways than one.

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