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Eyder Peralta

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In Pictures: The Taiwan Earthquake And Rescue Operations

Sunday, February 07, 2016

The magnitude-6.4 earthquake left 26 people dead. The photographs show stories of life and death, destruction and hope in the quake's aftermath.

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The 8th Republican Debate In 100 Words (And 3 Videos)

Saturday, February 06, 2016

Again, the Republicans engaged in an intense brawl that was framed by Carson's delayed entrance and an tough confrontation between Chris Christie and Marco Rubio.

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Theft And Artistry: Coldplay, Beyoncé In India Spark Discussion On Appropriation

Saturday, February 06, 2016

These days, it's pretty much impossible to miss a discussion on cultural appropriation. But we explore where we draw the line between what's acceptable and what's downright offensive.

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The 5th Democratic Debate In 100 Words (And A Video)

Thursday, February 04, 2016

It was the first mano-a-mano encounter of the campaign, which means there was enough room for semantic arguments and serious debate.

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WHO Declares A Global Public Health Emergency Over Zika Virus

Monday, February 01, 2016

The organization say it's concerned about a possible link between the mosquito-borne virus and the cluster of children with birth defects from microcephaly.

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The 7th Republican Debate (And Trump's 'Special') In 100 Words (And 3 Videos)

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Donald Trump skipped the debate and hosted a fundraiser for vets. It opened the door to a more moderate debate on immigration.

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Ferguson, Justice Unveil Draft Of Negotiated Consent Decree

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

The agreement with the Missouri city creates guidelines for training police officers and when they can use force. It also requires body-worn cameras and an overhaul of the municipal court system.

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FCC Chairman Issues Proposal Seeking To 'Unlock' Cable Box Market

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Almost all cable subscribers pay to rent a set-top box netting the industry billions a year. Chairman Tom Wheeler says ending that practice would lead to more innovation in the way we consume TV.

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Hey! Let's Vote On Your Best Suggestions On What To Name 'Planet Nine'

Monday, January 25, 2016

We received hundreds of suggestions — many of them wickedly smart. We picked four. Now, let's pick one.

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Supreme Court: Ban On Automatic Life Sentences For Juveniles Is Retroactive

Monday, January 25, 2016

The decision is expected to affect the fates of some 2,100 juvenile murderers who now have the possibility of parole.

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Words You'll Hear: Clean Up

Sunday, January 24, 2016

NPR's Eyder Peralta talks cleaning up after a massive snowstorm blanketed the Northeast over the weekend.

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Teaching Kids About Slavery: Picture Books Struggle With The Task

Friday, January 22, 2016

Experts say picture books that whitewash the history of slavery are just a symptom of an adult society. How can we explain it to kids, they argue, if we can't talk about it ourselves?

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Hey! Let's Name That New 'Planet'

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Planet Nine, as scientists are calling it, deserves a better name if it becomes reality. Should it be Plutoo? Or Plutwo? Yeah, we know you can do better, so come brainstorm with us.

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Supreme Court Agrees To Hear Case On Obama's Immigration Actions

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Back in November 2014, the president announced plans to shield from deportation up to 5 million immigrants here illegally. Even before his plans got off the ground, lower courts put them on hold.

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Amid Controversy, Scholastic Pulls Picture Book About Washington's Slave

Monday, January 18, 2016

The book tells the story of Hercules, a slave whom George Washington used as a chef. The book shows Hercules and his daughter happy and taking pride in making the president a birthday cake.

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Mechanical Failure Led Boats To Iranian Waters, U.S. Says In New Account

Monday, January 18, 2016

U.S. Central Command laid out a preliminary timeline of events. CENTCOM said the U.S. sailors were led to a Iranian facility at gunpoint. Ultimately, they were let go without harm.

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WATCH: SpaceX Rocket Explodes In Attempt To Land On A Barge

Monday, January 18, 2016

SpaceX was coming off a huge win last month when it landed a rocket on solid ground. Elon Musk took Sunday's failure in stride, saying at least the leftover pieces were bigger.

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The 4th Democratic Debate In 100 Words (Plus A Vine And 2 Videos)

Sunday, January 17, 2016

This was as raucous a debate as we've seen from the Democrats. Bernie Sanders was the one in the spotlight this time and he was quick to the draw offering unapologetic defenses of his policies.

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The Sixth Republican Debate In 100 Words (And 4 Videos)

Friday, January 15, 2016

The debate began harmoniously, but quickly turned into the kind of lively affair we've come to expect. For much of the night, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz was the subject of attacks.

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Following Protests, Ithaca College President Announces Retirement

Thursday, January 14, 2016

Tom Rochon said he believed it was time for a leader to make a "fresh start" on the challenges of diversity that were made public by protests last semester.

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