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Fans Call On NFL To Address Domestic Violence Issues

Thursday, September 18, 2014

On Thursday night, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers head to Atlanta to play the Atlanta Falcons. Local football fans talk about the broader issue of domestic abuse among professional football players.
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Kurds: U.S. Fight Against ISIS Requires Ground Forces

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Robert Siegel talks with Fuad Hussein, chief staff to the president of the Kurdish regional government in Iraq, about what's needed to fight ISIS and if the government in Baghdad is up to the task.
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Islamic State Fight Will Take Time, Diplomacy

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Melissa Block talks to former State Department coordinator for counterterrorism Daniel Benjamin about the level of threat the self-described Islamic State poses to the United States.
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In Other Historic Vote, Scotland Golf Club Admits Women

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Some Scots cast another historic vote this week, admitting women to the Royal and Ancient Golf Club. Until now, women could golf outside the club but not even enter the building as guests.
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Independence Chat Abounds Inside Inverness Pub

Thursday, September 18, 2014

As Scots vote on whether to become an independent country, Melissa Block checks in with the patrons of Nellie Dean's, a popular pub just a short walk from two polling places in Inverness.
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U.S. Leans On Egypt For Support In Fighting Islamic State Militants

Thursday, September 18, 2014

It's an "I told you so" moment for Egyptian leaders, who have been trying to get the world on board with their crackdown on their opponents in the Muslim Brotherhood.
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Ukrainian President Lobbies Washington For Money, Arms Support

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko addressed a joint session of the U.S. Congress on Thursday. He's seeking more U.S. support as he struggles to end a Russian-backed separatist rebellion in Eastern Ukraine.
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Referendum Vote Count Begins In Scotland

Thursday, September 18, 2014

On Thursday, Scottish voters cast ballots in a referendum to decide whether their country should remain part of the United Kingdom or whether they should become independent.
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Alibaba Found Success By Acting Like A Dating Site

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Getting big isn't easy. Alibaba's founder leveraged his relationships with Chinese manufacturers and created one of the most valuable networks on the Internet.
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Hundreds Of Homes Threatened By Calif.'s King Fire

Thursday, September 18, 2014

In drought-stricken California, firefighters have their hands full battling nearly a dozen major wildfires that have destroyed dozens of homes and forced thousands of people to evacuate.
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Anti-Terror Raids In Australia Targeted Islamic Extremists

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Police carried out the raids in Sydney early Thursday morning. They came in the aftermath of intelligence reports that Islamic extremists were planning killings in Australia.
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The Secret To This Melt-In-Your-Mouth Pork Is In The (Soy) Sauce

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Although it's a common Chinese dish, hongshao rou (red-braised pork) can be tricky to master. The key is to use two different types of soy sauce — light and dark.
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Look At This: Portrait Of A Homeless Veteran

Thursday, September 18, 2014

We set up a portrait studio at an event for homeless veterans — and asked them to pick which photo they liked. Meet nine of the veterans we photographed, and look at how they want to be seen.
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Breaking A Song Apart, Note By Note

Thursday, September 18, 2014

"It's about us breaking up as a couple and also about changing weather," Phil Elverum says of "I Want Wind To Blow," the opener from The Microphones' 2001 album, The Glow Pt. 2.
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Could Brazil Have The First 'Green' President Of A Major Economy?

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Marina Silva grew up deep in the Amazon and says Brazil must do more to protect its natural riches. But environmentalists have doubts about what she can do, given the powerful agrobusiness interests.
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Will Bridge Scandal Jam Gov. Christie's Road Show?

Thursday, September 18, 2014

It seems every time you turn around in the early primary states, you bump into another potential — let's say likely — candidate for president. New Jersey's Chris Christie is one of them.
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Martin Amis' 'Zone Of Interest' Is An Electrically Powerful Holocaust Novel

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Martin Amis' latest novel, which takes place in Auschwitz, has already stirred up controversy in Europe according to the New York Times. But reviewer Alan Cheuse calls it the triumph of Amis' career.
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House Approves Bill To Train, Arm Syrian Rebels

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

It's the only part of President Obama's strategy for combating the extremist group Islamic State that he's asked Congress to weigh in on.
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The Insights Of An Ebola Doctor Who Became A Patient

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Dr. Kent Brantly, an American Ebola survivor, tells NPR what it was like to suffer from the deadly and "humiliating" disease.
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Diet Soda May Alter Our Gut Microbes And Raise The Risk Of Diabetes

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

There's a new wrinkle to the old debate over diet soda: Artificial sweeteners may alter our microbiomes. And for some, this may raise blood sugar levels and set the stage for diabetes.
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