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Arun Rath

Arun Rath appears in the following:

'Today We Are His Family': Teen Volunteers Mourn Those Who Died Alone

Monday, January 25, 2016

When a body goes unclaimed in Boston, it may receive a burial at a city cemetery. Students at a nearby boys' school are among those who volunteer to be pallbearers for people they've never met.

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In 2016, States Expected To Ramp Up Ideas To Solve Opiate Abuse

Friday, January 01, 2016

Addiction will be on the agenda for a lot of state legislatures in the coming year. Overdose deaths related to abuse of prescription opioids and heroin are setting records across the country.

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Swapping The Street For The Orchard, City Dwellers Take Their Pick Of Fruit

Thursday, November 26, 2015

Urban foragers don't just pick their meals from the trash; many eat only the finest, freshest produce โ€” picked from city trees. The League of Urban Canners harvests fruit from trees to make jam.

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Out Of 'The Object Lesson,' An Education In The Power Of Kept Things

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Geoff Sobelle calls his new one-man play "a meditation on our relationship to things." On a visit to the show, NPR's Arun Rath gathers a lesson in the meaning of stuff -- and the memories it can bear.

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A Passing Of The Torch: Arun Rath Signs Off, As Michel Martin Steps Up

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Arun Rath says farewell, as his time hosting weekend All Things Considered comes to a close. He welcomes the new host, Michel Martin.

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Pope Bids Farewell To U.S., At A Final Mass In Philadelphia

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Some 1.5 million people were expected to attend the Pope's last Mass in the U.S. on Sunday. It's the centerpiece of his weeklong visit.

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Obama Begins Visit To New York, With A Meeting With Putin On Itinerary

Sunday, September 27, 2015

President Obama arrived in New York on Sunday for the United Nations General Assembly. Among the items on his agenda: a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

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Hot Topics At Values Voter Summit: Boehner, Trump, Kim Davis

Saturday, September 26, 2015

Religious conservatives gathered in Washington, D.C., for the annual Values Voter Summit, where they heard from several Republican presidential candidates and celebrated Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis.

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A Diary Of Day 1: The Pope's Visit To Cuba

Sunday, September 20, 2015

Pope Francis spent his first day in Cuba celebrating mass at Havana's Revolution Plaza, visiting President Raul Castro and greeting Cuba's youth.

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Brian Williams Prepares To Return To TV News

Sunday, September 20, 2015

After over spending seven months suspended for telling a series of half-true and embellished stories, former NBC Nightly News anchor Brian Williams will be coming back to MSNBC on Sept. 22.

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In Berlin, John Kerry Bumps Up Number Of Refugees U.S. Can Accept

Sunday, September 20, 2015

The secretary of state has announced that the U.S. will increase the number of refugees it could admit annually to 100,000 in 2017.

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Rich In Charm But Losing Money, Amtrak's Southwest Chief May Fade Away

Saturday, September 12, 2015

Amtrak's Southwest Chief train line travels from Los Angeles all the way to Chicago. Despite its nostalgic charm, the Chief is now under threat of closure.

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Pillow Fight Packs Some Pain, As Some Cadets Play Dirty

Sunday, September 06, 2015

The annual pillow fight among freshmen at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point took a violent turn this year, with 30 injuries caused by cadets stuffing pillows with helmets and other hard objects.

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A Real Horrorshow Property: 'Silence Of The Lambs' House On Sale

Saturday, August 29, 2015

If you've ever wanted to live inside a part of Hollywood history, now's your chance. Scott and Barbara Lloyd are selling their home, which was used for a set in The Silence of the Lambs.

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Following Controversial Remarks, Trump Gets Uninvited To Conservative Confab

Saturday, August 08, 2015

Donald Trump's invitation to speak at the Red State Gathering in Atlanta was revoked after he made disparaging comments about Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly, who challenged him in a debate this week.

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Out Of Long-Gone Rubble Of The Watts Riots, Scars And Signs Of Healing

Saturday, August 08, 2015

It's been 50 years since deadly violence wracked South Los Angeles. But memories of the race riots linger with residents. In Watts' decades of recovery, they see lessons for today's racial tensions.

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Remembering 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper, The Wrestler So Tough, He Wore A Kilt

Sunday, August 02, 2015

Professional wrestler "Rowdy" Roddy Piper has died. He was one of professional wrestling's top villains and acted in the 1988 film They Live. Piper was 61.

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SuperPACs Report Their Funds โ€” And The Numbers Are Staggering

Saturday, August 01, 2015

SuperPACs released their latest funding numbers Friday, and already it's clear that the committees' roles in 2016 will be gargantuan.

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Lebanon Evicted Syrians From A Refugee Camp; They Refused To Go

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Tensions are rising between the flood of refugees and the Lebanese, who fear that the camps will become a drain on the country's resources. "We don't have anyplace to go," is one Syrian's cry.

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Notes On A Month Spent Embedded In Afghanistan

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Producer Rebecca Hersher is just back from a monthlong reporting trip to Afghanistan. She talks to host Arun Rath about her experience.

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