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After Supreme Court Decision, What's Next For Gay Rights Groups?

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

Advocates concede it may be more challenging to rally public support and dollars for causes that may be less obvious or visceral than marriage.
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USA's 'Mr. Robot,' HBO's 'Ballers' Among Picks For Best Summer TV Series

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

A flood of some 120 series, both new and returning, are coming to TV sets this summer. So, how to choose which ones to binge-watch by the pool? Our TV critic picks his four favorite new shows.
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As Panama's Economy Booms, So Do Concerns Over Debt And The Environment

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

Panama's economy, while cooling in recent years, is still growing at astonishing rates compared to its neighbors. But environmental damage and huge government debt are part of the package.
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Clarification On Supreme Court's Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

The Supreme Court ruled last week that same-sex marriages are legal. The court's decision applies only to how the government acts. The court said ministers cannot be forced to perform them.
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All-Star Games Are Worthless If The Players Are Not All-Stars

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

Major League Baseball's All-Star Game may be less starry than usual this year because of Kansas City fans' campaign to get as many Royals players as possible into the game.
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N.C. Law Balances Same-Sex Marriage With Religious Freedom

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

As marriage equality supporters celebrate, opponents of same-sex marriages are considering how to proceed. Some say legislation is one way to balance religious liberties with equal protections.
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Online Fund Started To Raise Money For Greece's Debt

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

Thom Feeney of London says he was fed up with the showdowns between Greece and its creditors. He started a campaign called Greek Bailout Fund to raise 1.6 billion euros to help pay Greece's debt.
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U.S. Reaches World Cup Final After Beating Germany 2-0

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

The U.S. team beat top-ranked Germany, 2-0, in a semifinal match Tuesday to advance to the Women's World Cup final. Renee Montagne talks to Grant Wahl, senior writer for Sports Illustrated.
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GOP Presidential Candidate Jeb Bush Releases Tax Returns

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

Jeb Bush released 33 years of tax returns, the most ever by a presidential candidate. Releasing returns is a way to show he has nothing to hide. It also pressures other to be as transparent.
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Misty Copeland Seeks To Inspire Other African-American Dancers

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

Misty Copeland is the American Ballet Theater's first female African-American principal dancer. She discusses her book, Firebird. (This piece initially aired on Sept. 9, 2014 on Morning Edition).
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Martha Stewart's Company Sold For A Fraction Of Its Previous Worth

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

At its height, Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia was worth $2 billion. Her company is being sold to Sequential Brands Group for $353 million. Linda Wertheimer talks to brand analyst Liz Dunn.
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U.S. And Cuba To Formally Re-Establish Diplomatic Ties

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

For the first time since Dwight Eisenhower was president, the U.S. will have an embassy in Cuba. The two countries are to announce on Wednesday that they'll open embassies in Havana and in Washington.
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A Father In California, Kids In El Salvador, And New Hope To Reunite

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

Unaccompanied minors surged across the U.S. southern border last year, fleeing violence in Central America. This year the Obama administration hopes to forestall a new wave with a quiet new program.
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Historic Vote May Determine Whether Greece Remains In The Eurozone

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

Greek voters on Sunday face a referendum on further austerity measures in exchange for bailouts. But the unstated question is whether Greece should give up the euro.
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Buy A Meth House Unawares And Pay The Health Consequences

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

The residue from meth labs can cause health problems, but people aren't always told that the house they're buying is contaminated. An Indiana law requires disclosure but not mandatory testing.
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Benefits Of Sports To A Child's Mind And Heart All Part Of The Game

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

In NPR's most recent poll, a majority of American adults say they played sports in their youth. Many say they encourage their kids to play, too, and see health benefits as well as lifelong lessons.
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A Phys Ed Teacher Battles Tight Budgets And Childhood Obesity

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

Mindy Przeor founded an after-school program in Mesa, Ariz., to get elementary school kids up and running.
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Wal-Mart Refuses Confederate Flag Cake Order; Accepts ISIS Flag

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

After Chuck Netzhammer displayed his ISIS flag cake on Youtube, Wal-Mart apologized. The company told ABC that the local staff didn't recognize the self-proclaimed Islamic State design.
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Police In Texas Needed Help To Get Robot Working

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Need help with a technical problem — call a kid. It's what police in Duncanville did when their robot stopped working. The Dallas Morning News says a youngster named Mayberry fixed the problem.
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A Financial Tragedy Plays Out In Greece: No Money And Debt Is Due

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Greece's bailout money is gone, and it will miss a payment due to the IMF. Linda Wertheimer talks to Joanna Kakissis and Peter Spiegel of The Financial Times about Greece's tenuous hold on the Euro.
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