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Obama Gets A Taste Of Jiro's 'Dream' Sushi In Name Of Diplomacy

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

On the first leg of his Asian tour, the president stopped by the iconic sushi restaurant. David Gelb, who directed a documentary about the restaurant, says eating there is amazing and nerve-wracking.

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Slaughter In South Sudan Raises Fears Of Future Violence

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Prompted by calls for violence on the radio, South Sudanese rebels have slaughtered hundreds of civilians. As Donatella Rovera of Amnesty International explains, details are just starting to emerge.

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With Aereo Before Supreme Court, Cloud Computing Is Up In The Air

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

The Supreme Court is considering the legality of Aereo, an internet service that allows users to stream and record live television. Some fear a broad ruling against the company could have major implications for cloud computing. Zachary Seward, senior editor of the website Quartz, explains more.

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China And Beyond: NPR's Frank Langfitt Answers Redditors' Questions

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

From his base in Shanghai, Frank Langfitt covers everything from the missing Malaysian airliner to why the Chinese are wild about Sherlock.

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As Shakespeare Turns 450, 'Hamlet' Tour Makes The World A Stage

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Shakespeare's Globe Theater aims to take the Bard's iconic play to every country in the world. It will perform everywhere from prestigious theaters to Pacific island beaches.

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A Knuckleball No More: World Cup Soccer Ball Gets A Redesign

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

John Eric Goff, the chair of the physics department at Lynchburg College, explains the science of the 2014 World Cup soccer ball.

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Ex-Ranger Recalls The Friendly Fire That Killed Pat Tillman

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Steven Elliott was one of the Army Rangers who accidentally fired on former NFL star Pat Tillman in Afghanistan, and he told his story recently on ESPN's Outside the Lines.

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With Sherpas On Strike, Everest Climbing Season Is Up In The Air

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Mount Everest expedition leader Todd Burleson is preparing to move his team down the mountain after Sherpa guides decided to call off the season. He discusses the decision, which follows a devastating avalanche that claimed 16 lives.

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Search Efforts For Nigerian Schoolgirls Dogged By Shifting Numbers

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

As the search continues for the abducted Nigerian schoolgirls, the exact number of those still missing is in dispute. Michelle Faul, Nigeria bureau chief for the Associated Press, explains more.

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One Month From Mudslide, Wash. Governor Takes Stock Of Damage

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee offers an update on the deadly mudslides near the town of Oso in March. President Obama is visiting Oso on Tuesday.

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Before And After Photos: 8 Runners In The Boston Marathon

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

NPR followed eight runners on their journey to the 118th Boston Marathon. Here is what it looks like to stare 26.2 miles in the face, and finish.

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Exclusive First Read: Colson Whitehead's 'The Noble Hustle'

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Colson Whitehead's account of his anhedonic adventures at the World Series of Poker is tough and tasty — like a good piece of beef jerky.

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A Consumer's Guide To Cloud Storage

Monday, April 21, 2014

Jill Duffy, a software analyst at PCMag.com and author of Get Organized: How to Clean Up Your Messy Digital Life, explains the best ways to store information on the cloud.

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NPR 8 Runner's Hard Road Back To Boylston Ends In Triumph

Monday, April 21, 2014

Demi Clark, who has been profiled in NPR's series Running Toward Boylston, just finished the 2014 Boston Marathon. She discusses what it was like to tackle the marathon again after the 2013 bombing.

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Law And Legend Gird An Old Adage: The Captain Goes Down With The Ship

Monday, April 21, 2014

Rod Sullivan, director of graduate programs in logistics and transportation at the Florida Coastal School of Law, explains the law and tradition of the maxim that a captain must go down with his ship.

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By Waiting Just A Second Too Long, Gomez Steps On An Unwritten Rule

Monday, April 21, 2014

Beyond baseball's numerous explicit rules, there are plenty of unwritten rules of etiquette, as well — one of which Carlos Gomez apparently violated recently. Jonah Keri of Grantland explains.

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Training For War, Mathematical Mind Blowers, Balkan Music

Sunday, April 20, 2014

At Fort Irwin in the Mojave Desert, soldiers train for war on foreign soil; a new book details how calculus rocked world history; musician Jordi Savall explores the music of the Balkans.

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Hey, Kids, Remember You're On Our Side: The FBI Makes A Movie

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Instead of a public service announcement, the FBI has made Game of Pawns, a docudrama about a college student recruited by the Chinese government. The message is obvious: Don't be a spy.

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Far From 'Infinitesimal': A Mathematical Paradox's Role In History

Sunday, April 20, 2014

It seems like a simple question: How many parts can you divide a line into? The troublesome answer was square at the root of two of Europe's greatest social crises.

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California's Drought Ripples Through Businesses, Then To Schools

Sunday, April 20, 2014

California farmers produce an enormous proportion of American produce, but the state is now experiencing a record-breaking drought that is being felt throughout the U.S.

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