Tuesday was a good day for Colorado veterans. Fifteen vets graduated from the country’s first ever green jobs training program, and Governor Bill Ritter signed legislation allowing veterans to get in state college tuition. Bente Birkeland has more from Denver.

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March 30, 2015 | NPR · Monday’s decision reversed a 2012 ruling that had acquitted the former prime minister. He was convicted last year on separate corruption charges.
 

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March 30, 2015 | NPR · A fox slinked past the door of the famous London residence on Monday. A cat and a dog also appeared. Photographers captured the scene as they awaited the prime minister’s news conference.
 

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March 30, 2015 | NPR · For this week’s Sandwich Monday, we introduce our non-Jewish colleagues to the wonders of the Passover lunch. Manischewitz rules this meal.
 

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March 30, 2015 | NPR · South African comedian Trevor Noah was announced Monday as the next host of The Daily Show. It might not be the most obvious pick, but why make the most obvious pick?
 

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March 30, 2015 | NPR · Comedy Central President Michele Ganeless says that Trevor Noah “has a huge international following and is poised to explode here in America.”
 

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March 30, 2015 | NPR · From a rebooted Romanian band to a simmering cauldron of pan-Atlantic sounds, hear five don’t-miss tracks from around the globe.
 

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March 30, 2015 | KCRW · KCRW’s Jason Bentley spins the latest tracks from Cut Snake, Purity Ring, Rob Garza and more.
 

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March 30, 2015 | WXPN · Hear and download two songs from a Malian band that modernizes traditional music.
 

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