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After Resuming Deliberations, Jury Rules In Favor Of Kleiner Perkins

Friday, March 27, 2015

The jury said that the venture capital firm Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield and Byers did not retaliate against former partner Ellen Pao by terminating her.
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'The Breakfast Club' At 30: '80s Classic Still Relatable Today

Friday, March 27, 2015

The Breakfast Club turned 30 this year. A look at the John Hughes-directed movie and how teenagers today can still relate.
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A Photo I Love: Featuring Astronaut Reid Wiseman

Friday, March 27, 2015

NPR hears from astronaut Reid Wiseman who was on the space station for four months in 2014. He discusses his photo of Italy at night from space.
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As U.S. Energy Industry Booms, Oil Hubs Run Out Of Storage Space

Friday, March 27, 2015

U.S. oil production is at near record levels. But the success has led to a question of where to store all that oil. One of the country's biggest oil hubs is now almost full.
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Nostalgic Cars: Sour Automotive Fruit Of Cuban Embargo Gets New Life

Friday, March 27, 2015

In Havana, Cuba, the old cars that crowd the streets used to symbolize a stagnant nation. Now enterprising Cubans have begun renting cars out to tourists who are hungry for the cars of their youth.
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Pilot Association Raises Concerns About Germanwings Investigation

Friday, March 27, 2015

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with James Phillips, international affairs director of the German Pilots Association, for the latest on Andreas Lubitz and reaction from German pilots.
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After Abuse In A Peruvian Circus, A Bear Awaits A New Home

Friday, March 27, 2015

Cholita is an Andean spectacled bear that was mistreated in the circus in Peru. Now an animal rights group is trying to bring her to the U.S. as part of an effort to rescue wild animals from circuses.
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In Regulating Outdoor Dancing, China Tells Seniors How To Bust A Move

Friday, March 27, 2015

China's sports bureaucracy threatened this week to standardize dancing in public squares.
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Comedian George Carlin Is National Portrait Gallery's Newest Face

Friday, March 27, 2015

NPR's Audie Cornish talks to Kelly Carlin, the daughter of the late comedian George Carlin, about the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery's unveiling of her father's portrait Friday.
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Week In Politics: Sen. Harry Reid's Retirement, Cruz's Appeal To Far-Right

Friday, March 27, 2015

NPR's Robert Siegel speaks with political commentators E.J. Dionne of the Washington Post and Brookings Institution and David Brooks of The New York Times about Harry Reid's retirement announcement and Ted Cruz's appeal to the far-right.
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U.S. Strategy In Yemen Represents Standard Counterterrorism Plan

Friday, March 27, 2015

Despite the current chaos in Yemen, the White House insists U.S. action in that country represents a model for its counterterrorism strategy. A look at what is behind that assertion.
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Photography, Misery And Beauty In 'The Salt Of The Earth'

Friday, March 27, 2015

NPR's Bob Mondello reviews The Salt Of The Earth, a documentary directed by Wim Wenders about Brazilian photographer Sebastiao Salgado.
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U.S. Plays Delicate Dance As Deadline Nears In Iranian Nuclear Talks

Friday, March 27, 2015

As nuclear talks with Iran approach a deadline, the U.S. must ease sanctions enough in order to make a deal with Iran while not letting it off the hook completely.
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After Apartment Search, German Investigators Say Co-Pilot Hid An Illness

Friday, March 27, 2015

Authorities in Europe find more clues about the problems plaguing the German co-pilot accused of intentionally downing his airliner in the French Alps this week.
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Nigerian President Faces Tough Reelection Campaign

Friday, March 27, 2015

Nigerians head to the polls Saturday to vote for their new president. The incumbent Goodluck Jonathan faces former military leader, Muhammadu Buhari, who says he's tough on security and corruption.
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In YouTube Video, Sen. Harry Reid Announces Retirement From Senate

Friday, March 27, 2015

Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid will not seek a sixth term next year and will retire after three decades in the chamber. He endorsed Sen. Charles Schumer to replace him as Democratic leader.
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Oklahoma University Reveals Sigma Alpha Epsilon Investigation Results

Friday, March 27, 2015

The University of Oklahoma released the results of its investigation into Sigma Alpha Epsilon Friday. The university began the review after a video surfaced of its members singing a racist song.
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LISTEN: A Cuban Protest Singer On The State Of U.S.-Cuba Relations

Friday, March 27, 2015

For decades, Carlos Varela has doled out incisive criticism of the Cuban government. On our recent visit to Havana, he sang a song he says reflects the mood of the country at this historic moment.
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Medical Bills Linger, Long After Cancer Treatment Ends

Friday, March 27, 2015

A woman's family is stuck with medical charges for care she received after being diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. Negotiating relief from the bills has become a part-time job for her daughter.
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National Guardsman, Cousin Arrested For Trying To Join Islamic State

Thursday, March 26, 2015

An Illinois National Guardsman and his cousin were arrested for allegedly conspiring to provide support to the self-proclaimed Islamic State.
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