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Transportation Nation

Amtrak Picks Winners of Writer's Residency Program

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Twenty-four writers will be boarding long distance trains and pounding their laptops — when they're not distracted by scenery or the dining car.
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The Takeaway

Apple's Latest Mess: The Bending iPhone

Thursday, September 25, 2014

It's been a rotten month for Apple: First the iCloud was hacked, and then there were problems with the iOS 8 update. Now the iPhone 6 Plus is bending in people's pockets.

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The Takeaway

Not Your Bubbe's Cooking: Rethinking Rosh Hashanah Recipes

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Tonight, millions of families will gather around tables for the second night of Rosh Hashanah. It may be a centuries-old celebration, but we're looking for some new recipes to try.

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The Takeaway

Childhood Trauma as a Medical Problem

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Neuroscience research shows that early trauma can have a severe impact on children. One pediatrician explains how her practice aims to reverse that damage. 

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Remembering the Dowager Duchess of Devonshire, last of the Mitford Sisters

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Deborah, the Dowager Duchess of Devonshire, the last of the six Mitford sisters who had fascinated and scandalized British society in the 1940s, died this week at age 94.

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Studio 360

Changing Jobs, Changing Seasons

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Despite a new, demanding job, Adrienne Ognibene is sticking with her creative resolution of painting and drawing throughout 2014.
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WNYC News

Artists Want a Cut From Auction Mega-Sales

Thursday, September 25, 2014

If an artist sells a work of art for thousands of dollars and then years later it's sold again for millions at auction, the artist gets nothing. A bill on Congress might change that.

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World of Opera

Rameau's Castor and Pollux from the Berlioz Opera House

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Host Lisa Simeone presents Rameau's "Castor and Pollux" from the Berlioz Opera House at the Montpellier Festival in France.

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Fishko Files

See for Yourself

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Record-breaking crowds travel to Ground Zero, to the exact spot where the tragedy happened.  In this edition of Fishko Files, WNYC's Sara Fishko asks -why?

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Freakonomics Radio

Fitness Apartheid

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Markets are hardly perfect, but the results can be ugly when you try to subvert them.

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The Takeaway

Today's Takeaways: World Unites to Fight ISIS, Childhood Trauma and Health, and Modern Rosh Hashanah Recipes

Thursday, September 25, 2014

The Takeaway looks at the global community's fight against ISIS, the long-term effects childhood trauma can have, and we rethink classic Rosh Hashanah recipes. 

The Brian Lehrer Show

ABCs: Apples; Bans; Cell Phones

Thursday, September 25, 2014

The latest Ebola news; how the NFL's domestic violence issues might affect its business; the city's ban on cell phones in public schools; Eric Holder to resign; and...apples!

New York Philharmonic This Week

Mozart's Final Symphonies with Alan Gilbert

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Alan Gilbert conducts an all-Mozart program on this week's broadcast.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Cyclists, What Do You Do At Red Lights?

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

The law says stop and wait, but many local bikers adopt their own rules. So, do you stop/wait; stop/look/go; or blow through red lights?
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WNYC News

Solution for Bankrupt Casinos in Atlantic City - More Casinos

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

The plan for a multi-billion casino in Jersey City that everyone is talking about, but few have seen details.

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The Takeaway

Navigating The Journey of Breast Cancer

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

The three women of The Takeaway's series "Under Her Skin: Living With Breast Cancer" bring us up to date on their journeys.

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New Tech City

Why Live Music Won't Be Live For Long

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Is your favorite band really playing live when you go see them? Not so much. This isn't about Milli Vanilli. It's about something artists love called backing tracks.

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Around Broadway

Love Letters, It’s All in the Words

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

"Love Letters" has been seen in innumerable regional and amateur theater productions since it debuted in 1988. Its popularity has something to do with its simplicity.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

The Art of Giving and the People Who Change the World

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl Wudunn explore the art and science of giving in their new book A Path Appears: Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity.

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On The Media

The Strange True Story of Dr. Selfie

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

How I tried to break an app I was beta testing
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