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Arwa Gunja

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4 Dead And Gunman Killed In Shooting On Chattanooga Military Offices

Friday, July 17, 2015

Another horror in America, this time on two military facilities at Chattanooga, Tennessee where a gunman opened fired on Thursday.

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Curbing America's Addiction To Air Conditioning

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Buildings in America are kept too cold in the summer, and it's costing our health, productivity and (cold, hard) cash. What's going on and how did this happen? 

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State Medical Examiners Confirm Police Choke Hold Killed Mississippi Man

Thursday, July 16, 2015

A Mississippi man died last week after being held in a choke hold by a police officer for more than 20 minutes and denied CPR, according to witnesses and his family’s attorneys. 

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NYT Sports Editor Defends Serena Williams Coverage

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

The day before Serena Williams competed for—and won—her sixth Wimbledon title, a New York Times story on the body images of Williams and her rivals set off an avalanche of criticism.

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One Family's Struggle With Marijuana Prohibition And Epilepsy

Friday, July 10, 2015

Fred Vogelstein and his wife, Evelyn, whose son, Sam, has epilepsy stopped at nothing to find their son a cure. 

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In Israel and Gaza, A Generation Raised Through War

Friday, July 10, 2015

After years of war and violence, a generation of children grow up with scars and trauma in Gaza and Israel.

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As Talks Drag On, American Prisoners In Iran In Limbo

Friday, July 10, 2015

A big question mark hangs over the fates of four Americans being held in Iran.

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Abused & Behind Bars

Monday, July 06, 2015

Beaten, raped and in constant fear of their lives, victims of domestic abuse often find no way out. For four victims in Missouri, they took measures to kill their abusers.

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Carli Lloyd Secures World Cup Title for U.S. Women

Monday, July 06, 2015

The U.S. Women's National Team is partying like it's 1999, after a stunning defeat over Japan to win their first World Cup victory in 16 years. 

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Policing Without Guns

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

Handguns and assault rifles are completely banned in Britain, and a very small percentage of officers carry guns, something that has led to a lower number of fatal police shootings.

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Global Refugee Crisis Reaches Historic High

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

The United Nations says there are roughly 60 million refugees and displaced persons worldwide—more than any other time in recorded history. 

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How The University of Phoenix Preys on Veterans

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

The online graduation rate for University of Phoenix stands at just 7.3 percent, but the for-profit school has made more than $1 billion from veterans in the last five years.

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For-Profit Schools Eat Taxpayer Money & Give Vets Questionable Education

Friday, June 26, 2015

Senator Dick Durbin, Democrat from Illinois, has introduced legislation to prevent for-profit schools from taking advantage of veterans and taxpayer dollars. 

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The Ultimate Summer Song Revealed

Friday, June 26, 2015

We asked all of our listeners to vote for the ultimate summer anthem. The votes are in—find out who the winner is here.

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Thousands of Tips in a Manhunt to Nowhere

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Even with more than 2,000 tips from the public, investigators are still at a loss for where to find the two men who escaped from the Clinton Correctional Facility. 

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Vote for the Ultimate Summer Anthem

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Our friends at Soundcheck and New Sounds at WNYC are asking listeners to vote the ultimate summer anthem. Cast your ballot here—the winner will be revealed on Friday. 

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Self-Driving Trucks Take to America's Roads

Monday, June 22, 2015

Self-driving trucks are on the road. Here's how they work, and how will they affect America's 3.5 million truck drivers.

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Afghanistan: A War That is Far From Over

Monday, June 22, 2015

The United States began withdrawing combat troops from Afghanistan last year. But, just because America's presence is dwindling does not mean the war is over.

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It's Win or Go Home for Team USA at the Women's World Cup

Monday, June 22, 2015

The U.S. women's national team takes on Colombia in the Women's World Cup on Monday night. It's win or go home from here on out. 

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An App that Weeds Out Nightmare Roommates

Monday, June 22, 2015

In a city where individuals scraping by often share apartments with three or four other people, roommate horror stories are all too common. A new app seeks to change that.

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