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Why A Man Is On An IV In His Car Outside A Hospital In Yemen

Monday, May 15, 2017

The cholera crisis — with more than 11,000 cases — is overwhelming the health care system in the war-torn country.

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Talking Black-ish With Star Yara Shahidi And Creator Kenya Barris

Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Shereen Marisol Meraji and Gene Demby chat it up with Kenya Barris and Yara Shahidi — the creator and star of ABC's Black-ish.

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World-Renowned Rock Climber On Constantly Pushing The Limits

Sunday, May 07, 2017

NPR's Lakshmi Singh talks to Tommy Caldwell, the first to free climb a 3,000 foot "Dawn Wall" granite cliff, about his book The Push: A Climber's Journey of Endurance, Risk and Going Beyond Limits.

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Annotated: Trump's Executive Order On Religious Liberty

Thursday, May 04, 2017

The executive order has drawn concern from some for not going far enough. Here's what we know.

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#CuriousGoat: Submit A Question About World Hunger And Famine

Friday, April 21, 2017

More than 20 million people across four countries in Africa and the Middle East are at risk of starvation and famine. NPR is taking your questions on the topic.

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Lawmaker's Childhood Experience Drives New Mexico's 'Lunch Shaming' Ban

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

New Mexico has made it illegal to stigmatize students who cannot pay for their lunches. State Sen. Michael Padilla, who introduced the bill, says he had to mop cafeteria floors as a foster child.

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Literal Farm To Table: Here's The Dirt On Chefs Cooking With Dirt

Saturday, April 01, 2017

As Chopped host Ted Allen puts it, "People are already eating snout-to-tale, leaves-to-roots. ... Chefs are getting people to eat kale and drink rotted juices. Dirt, rocks and mud just follow."

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Take This Survey From Goats And Soda

Friday, March 31, 2017

We want to hear from you! Tell us how you think we're doing. All it will take is a few minutes.

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QUIZ: How Much Do You Know About Global Pandemics And Killer Viruses?

Sunday, March 26, 2017

We live in a hyperinfectious era. Test your knowledge of the diseases all around us.

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A Poem From A Syrian Psychiatrist: 'Cloud-Cafe'

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Dr. Hussam Jefee-Bahloul writes poems to capture his longing for his troubled homeland.

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Episode 759: What's It Worth To You?

Friday, March 17, 2017

Three short stories about putting a price on something hard to value precisely. We go from $4.66 under a pillow all the way up to $1 trillion across every inch of highway in America

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#CuriousGoat: Ask Us About Climate Change And Global Well-being

Friday, March 17, 2017

What questions do you have about the toll that climate change is taking — and about possible solutions?

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Chicano Batman: A Sound And Vision That Could Only Come From Los Angeles

Monday, March 06, 2017

The band warps traditional Mexican music with traces of lounge, R&B, psych rock — and on the new Freedom Is Free, some explicit politics. Kelly McEvers met up with the group at an LA guitar shop.

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Tennis Thrives In Isolation On 'Yours Conditionally'

Sunday, March 05, 2017

To write its latest album, the husband-and-wife musical duo returned to a songwriting environment that had proven fruitful for them in the past: the middle of the ocean.

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Shelby Earl Explains 'Strong Swimmer,' An Ode To Trauma And Recovery

Saturday, March 04, 2017

Earl conceived the song to be about herself getting over a relationship. Then, she realized someone in her life was swimming against an even stronger emotional current.

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How Are You? On This Podcast, The Answer Is: 'Terrible, Thanks For Asking'

Thursday, March 02, 2017

Host Nora McInerny isn't interested in small talk. When someone asks "How are you?" is the answer really "I'm fine"? Her show explores death, loss and trauma — and yet somehow is still full of laughs.

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Meet Tank And The Bangas, Winner Of The 2017 Tiny Desk Contest

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with the crew of young New Orleanians who won over our panel of judges with with a bouncy, exuberant song called "Quick."

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With Republicans In Charge, Democrats Plan To Redefine Their Mission

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

When President Trump gives his speech Tuesday, he'll be looking out at a GOP-controlled Congress. Steve Inskeep talks to new DNC Chairman Tom Perez about what Democrats can do to change that dynamic.

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The National Symphony Orchestra: NPR's House Band For A Day

Monday, February 27, 2017

NSO conductor Steven Reineke led some 70 musicians in performing the interludes you hear between All Things Considered stories.

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Black Lives Matter Finds 'Renewed Focus' 5 Years After Trayvon Martin

Monday, February 27, 2017

From the death that sparked a hashtag that became a national movement, Black Lives Matter takes on a new urgency under President Trump. Co-founder Patrisse Khan-Cullors discusses what lies ahead.

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