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A Different Take On Nude Photographs

Monday, September 22, 2014

Trevor Christensen of Utah takes nude photographs. The subjects are not nude. The photographer is. He wants a picture of how you look when you see the photographer is wearing nothing.
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Marketplace Morning Report

Monday, September 22, 2014

Marketplace Morning Report
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Mars Has A New Visitor From Earth

Monday, September 22, 2014

NASA's MAVEN spacecraft on Sunday night fired its six main rocket engines for 33 minutes. That slowed the probe down enough so it could be captured by the Red Planet's gravity.
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Presidential Rivals In Afghanistan End Dispute

Monday, September 22, 2014

A power-sharing deal announced over the weekend ends the long dispute over who will lead Afghanistan. Afghan election officials announced that Ashraf Ghani is the country's next president.
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3-Day Ebola Lockdown Ends In Sierra Leone

Monday, September 22, 2014

People are allowed out of their homes and may return to work. The country-wide shutdown was an attempt to spread public health messages about Ebola and to potentially identify new patients.
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Canadian Surfers Ride Chocolate River's Waves For Miles

Monday, September 22, 2014

A muddy river in the Canadian province of New Brunswick is developing a reputation for its waves. A pair of surfers set a distance record, riding the wave of a tidal bore up the Petitcodiac River.
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After Major Image Fumbles, NFL Now Runs Into Congress

Monday, September 22, 2014

Domestic violence and child abuse allegations against NFL stars have put the country's most-watched sports league in the congressional spotlight.
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IG Nobels Honor Inane Yet Useful Scientific Discoveries

Monday, September 22, 2014

The Detroit Medical Center rediscovered a folk remedy from the 1800s — stop a nosebleed by shoving pork up your nostrils. Other winners: banana research and dogs sense the Earth's magnetic field.
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Rockefeller Brothers Fund Forsakes Its Legacy

Monday, September 22, 2014

On Monday, at the U.N. climate change conference in New York, the Rockefeller Brothers Fund and several dozen other groups will announce their divestment from fossil fuels.
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White House focuses Firmly On Foreign Policy

Monday, September 22, 2014

Congress is in recess with members campaigning in their districts ahead of the November vote. What is the role overseas events will play in the midterm election?
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NFL Looks To Training To Prevent Domestic Violence By Players

Monday, September 22, 2014

It's not violence on the job that makes some pro football players beat their wives or children, psychologists say. It's often childhood experience, fanned by a culture that accepts such behavior.
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The Biology Of Altruism: Good Deeds May Be Rooted In The Brain

Monday, September 22, 2014

Angela Stimpson donated a kidney to a complete stranger. Why did she do it? Researchers found that the brains of Stimpson and other altruists are sensitive to fear and distress in a stranger's face.
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In The Gaza Strip, The School Year Gets Off To A Rocky Start

Monday, September 22, 2014

Palestinian kids in Gaza went back to school this past week in buildings damaged by the war, with children homeless and traumatized, and more than the usual overcrowding they face every year.
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Best To Not Sweat The Small Stuff, Because It Could Kill You

Monday, September 22, 2014

Chronic stress can lead to heart disease, cancer and other health problems. A study shows it doesn't matter if the stress comes from major life events or minor hassles. Time to take a deep breath?
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Shrinking Pool Of Volunteer Firefighters Leaves Communities At Risk

Monday, September 22, 2014

Busy schedules and long hours of training are partly to blame for the ever-shrinking volunteer pool.
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Why Jewelry Stores Hide The Price Tags

Monday, September 22, 2014

In most stores, you can see how much everything costs. Why do jewelry stores hide the price tags?
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Carl Newman And Neko Case On What Makes a Pop Song Work

Monday, September 22, 2014

NPR's Steve Inskeep met the two musicians at the historic Brill Building to talk about their new album with The New Pornographers, Brill Bruisers.
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All Eyes On Obama, World Leaders At Climate Change Summit

Monday, September 22, 2014

More than 120 leaders are expected to attend the one-day summit sponsored by the United Nations. They have been instructed to arrive Tuesday with "bold ideas" to slow the rise in global temperatures.
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Hearse Convoy Gets Set To Enter Hell

Friday, September 19, 2014

The town west of Detroit is embracing its name by holding its annual Hellfest celebration on Saturday, which includes a hearse car show.
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Traveling Videogame Museum Gets Permanent Home

Friday, September 19, 2014

Frisco, Texas, approved funding for the museum. The Dallas Morning News reports visitors will be able to build their own versions of Pong, a big game in the 70s.
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