Colorado’s Title Board approves ballot language for a measure that aims to protect embryos…Governor Bill Ritter says he won’t ask for a tax increase to help balance the state budget…and, a new law aimed at protecting bicyclists goes into effect.

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October 23, 2017 | NPR · Investigators say the suspect believed he’d been communicating telepathically with Tatyana Felgenhauer, and a psychiatric evaluation has been ordered. Ekho Moskvy radio has criticized the government.
 

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October 23, 2017 | NPR · Army Capt. Gary Rose is credited with saving the lives of dozens of soldiers during a dayslong operation in Laos, as he ran into enemy fire to save the wounded. The mission was classified for decades.
 

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October 23, 2017 | NPR · By late Monday, the thesis had been viewed more than 60,000 times, a Cambridge official says. He adds, “Other popular theses might have 100 views per month.”
 

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October 23, 2017 | FA · “The reality is that Eric Garner died at the hands of a police force and a criminal justice system that were designed entirely by white people, for the most part,” says journalist Matt Taibbi.
 

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October 23, 2017 | NPR · Season seven saw a drop in ratings after a plot twist that traumatized the show’s loyal audience. Now, in season eight, The Walking Dead‘s heroes fight back.
 

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October 23, 2017 | NPR · The Gold Star father who made headlines last year after he spoke at the Democratic National Convention has a new memoir, An American Family, about growing up in Pakistan and coming to America.
 

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October 23, 2017 | NPR · In 1991, the Tokyo Flashback comp introduced the world to Japanese psychedelic music. Experience the whammy-bar wizardry of White Heaven’s “Blind Promise” from a new reissue.
 

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October 23, 2017 | WXPN-FM · Before there was TV, before there were movies, before there was YouTube, people used songs to tell stories.
 

October 23, 2017 | WAMU-FM · We hear stories of Prince from people who were close to him, and we explore the musical landscape he grew up in and helped shape for the next generation.
 

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