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An Online Music Search And A Quest To Find Linda, Lead To 'Jimi'

Friday, September 26, 2014

A new biopic focuses on the career and life of Jimi Hendrix before he was the musician we know of today. Steve Inskeep talks with writer-director John Ridley about his film: Jimi: All Is By My Side.
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Golf Fans Rise Early To Watch Ryder Cup Action

Friday, September 26, 2014

The Ryder Cup golf tournament began Friday morning in Scotland with the United States taking on Europe. Some fans in the U.S. woke up early to watch the action live which began at 2:35 a.m. ET.
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Derek Jeter Leaves Yankee Stadium A Winner

Friday, September 26, 2014

Derek Jeter has gone out in storybook fashion in his final game at Yankee Stadium. His single in the ninth inning propelled the Yankees over Baltimore 6-5 Thursday night.
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For Women In Sports TV, A Seat At The Table

Friday, September 26, 2014

The number of women who report on the NFL is relatively small, especially on TV— but their voices have gotten louder since the Ray Rice story broke.
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Navajo Court May Disqualify Presidential Candidate Over Language Credential

Friday, September 26, 2014

Candidates are required to speak Navajo fluently. But one of the two candidates who won the primary doesn't. He says he's a product of cultural destruction.
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Now This: Is Voyager Lonely?

Friday, September 26, 2014

Former International Space Station Commander Chris Hadfield reassures a worried five-year-old boy that the Voyager spacecraft isn't lonely and afraid.
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Former Fed Bank Examiner Says Secret Tapes Show Fed Leniency

Friday, September 26, 2014

The former Fed employee recorded 46 hours of meetings using a small device on her keychain. The concern, says ProPublica reporter Jake Bernstein, is the Fed may be too cozy with banks it oversees.
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Promised Help To Fight Ebola Arriving At 'Speed Of A Turtle'

Friday, September 26, 2014

The head of a leading aid group warned the United Nations that the situation in West Africa is desperate. U.N. officials said they're getting help on the ground as quickly as possible.
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Ex-Con, Future Congressman? Former Gov. Edwin Edwards Campaigns Again

Friday, September 26, 2014

The 87-year-old Louisiana Democrat, famous for his charm, his philandering and his shaky ethical standards, is out of federal prison — and making a bid for Congress in a heavily Republican district.
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Despite A Bumpy Tenure, Holder Had A Broad Impact

Friday, September 26, 2014

Between clashes with Congress on Operation Fast and Furious and U.S.-based trials for Sept. 11 suspects, the attorney general advanced civil rights priorities and reached several landmark settlements.
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Eric Holder To Step Down As Attorney General

Thursday, September 25, 2014

The nation's first black U.S. attorney general had a tumultuous tenure marked by civil rights advances, national security threats, sentencing reforms and battles with congressional Republicans.
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Harpist Finds Zoo's Primates A Captive Audience

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Terry Tacheny is a therapeutic harpist, whose music is meant to soothe hospital patients. As for the gorillas, she admits, "I don't speak gorilla," but the primates "purr" when she starts to play.
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Robot Spacecraft Strike Up Martian Friendship

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Before India's space program announced its Mars orbiter had reached its destination, NASA's Curiosity Rover, tweeted it was "rolling out the red carpet on the Red Planet for the newest Mars orbiter."
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Respiratory Disease Affects Hundreds Of U.S. Kids

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Parents in the U.S. are worried about a respiratory disease that has the same symptoms as a bad cold. Steve Inskeep talks to the CDC's Mark Pallansch about Enterovirus 68.
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U.S.-Led Coalition Airstrikes Hit ISIS' Oil Refineries

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Pentagon officials say airstrikes targeted mobile oil refineries being used by militants of the Islamic State, also known as ISIS. The group uses the money from the refineries to fund its operations.
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Ground Forces Needed To Play A Role In Strategy Against ISIS

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Steve Inskeep talks to Michele Flournoy, a former Pentagon official during President Obama's first term, about the American-led strategy, and what will be needed to ensure success.
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U.N. Security Council Passes Anti-Terrorism Resolution

Thursday, September 25, 2014

In a vote presided over by President Obama, the U.N. Security Council has unanimously approved a historic resolution aimed at stopping the flow of foreign extremists to battlefields around the world.
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Captive Journalists Become Brutal Tool For Terror Campaigns

Thursday, September 25, 2014

The kidnapping of journalists in conflict zones by insurgent groups is on the upswing. Audie Cornish talks to Joel Simon, executive director of the New York-based Committee to Protect Journalists.
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Why India Is Fascinated With Astrology

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Non-believers dismiss it as superstition, but the ancient art of reading astrological charts is considered a super science by its practitioners. Some won't go out of the house without a consultation.
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Toy Hall Of Fame To Announce Latest Inductees In November

Thursday, September 25, 2014

The Toy Hall of Fame is inducting two new toys. Will it be American Girl dolls? My Little Pony? Or the Rubik's Cube, which has been nominated five times? Or something else?
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