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T.J. Raphael

Digital Content Editor of The Takeaway

T.J. Raphael appears in the following:

Hastert's Hometown Shaken by Sexual Abuse Allegations

Monday, June 08, 2015

Yorkville, Illinois is grappling with sexual abuse allegations against their longtime high school coach and former Congressman Denny Hastert.

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Bravery & Sacrifice: The Women of the Arab Spring

Monday, June 08, 2015

"The Trials of Spring" tells the story of nine women who played central roles in the Arab Spring uprisings and their aftermaths in Egypt, Tunisia, Libya, Syria, Bahrain and Yemen. 

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We Believe That We Will Win

Monday, June 08, 2015

FIFA has Germany as the favorite in the Women's World Cup, but the U.S.A. has a great shot at winning the whole thing. Here's a preview of the tournament before game 1 tonight.

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The Weekender: Love, Marriage and The Law

Saturday, June 06, 2015

This weekend, The Takeaway explores love and marriage as we await the Supreme Court's ruling on same-sex marriage.

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Relapsing For a Roof Over Your Head

Friday, June 05, 2015

In New York City, some homes for recovering drug users tell people they must relapse and re-enroll in treatment programs in order to stay in facilities. 

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The Most Cursed Sports Cities in America

Friday, June 05, 2015

We're looking at you, Cleveland. 

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Is it Time to Let Snowden Come Home?

Friday, June 05, 2015

The passage of the USA Freedom Act is the first major effort by Congress to reign in the Patriot Act. But the law may never have been passed had it not been for Edward Snowden.

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Is Anyone in Charge of America's Cyber Security?

Friday, June 05, 2015

After a new leak from Edward Snowden, millions of current and former government workers were affected by a data breach that has been linked to China.

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John Cusack on Being Brian Wilson in 'Love & Mercy'

Friday, June 05, 2015

John Cusack talks about playing Brian Wilson, the brilliant co-founder and composer of The Beach Boys, in the new film "Love & Mercy." 

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Movie Date: Films to See and Avoid This Weekend

Friday, June 05, 2015

The Movie Date Podcast team is back to review the weekend's new releases, including “Spy” and “Entourage.”

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The Best Five Things Online This Week

Friday, June 05, 2015

Every Friday, Sean Rameswaram, a producer with Studio 360 and host of the podcast Sideshow, rounds up the week in internet phenomena.

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FDA Panel Backs ‘Viagra for Women’

Thursday, June 04, 2015

A new Viagra-like "pink pill" to enhance female arousal aims to give women a desire-enhancing drug of their own. But just how effective will it be?

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Usaamah Rahim: Conflicting Reports Emerge

Thursday, June 04, 2015

A strange case involving the FBI, a CVS parking lot, a young man, and a planned beheading is confounding Boston.

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Genetic Testing Offers New Hope for Cancer Treatment

Thursday, June 04, 2015

The National Cancer Institute will begin a new kind of clinical trial—one that demonstrates a shift in the way researchers think about cancer treatment. 

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'Campus Cover-Up' Goes Inside Sexual Assault Hearings

Thursday, June 04, 2015

A new documentary from VICE on HBO explores sexual assault on college campuses and goes where few journalists have ventured—inside the adjudication process.

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The Surprising Origins of 6 Classic Songs

Thursday, June 04, 2015

The guitar riff to "Can't Get No Satisfaction" was nearly lost while Keith Richards was on a booze and drug-filled bender. We explore other popular songs that have unlikely origins.

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China Shuts Down Media After Shipwreck

Thursday, June 04, 2015

Chinese authorities have ordered a clamp down on reporting after the Yangtze River shipwreck.  

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Rep. Nadler: Push For More Surveillance Reforms, Prosecute Clapper

Wednesday, June 03, 2015

Rep. Jerry Nadler co-sponsored the Patriot Act reform bill. He says that Director of National Intelligence James Clapper should be prosecuted, and Edward Snowden should be pardoned.

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Transitioning When You're Not Rich, Famous, or Caitlyn Jenner

Wednesday, June 03, 2015

This week, Caitlyn Jenner's transition is being celebrated in the media and across the Twittersphere. Two people explain what's it like to transition when you're not rich or famous.

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Officers Back Down as Citizens Take a Stand

Wednesday, June 03, 2015

Some police officers are taking a back seat and trying to be more "hands off" in response to the wave of negative attention from police-related shootings.

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