Regional airports are set to receive funding from the state to help facilitate maintenance and construction projects…and, a new Four Corners monument is under construction at the site where Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico and Utah meet.

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May 6, 2015 | NPR · The brutal death of Farkhunda was captured on video and prompted outcry over violence against women in the country. It resulted in a rare conviction. Eighteen other defendants were freed, however.
 

May 6, 2015 | NPR · A report finds that Andreas Lubitz set the altitude dial to 100 feet several times during his outbound flight, leading investigators to believe that he was practicing for the crash.
 

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May 6, 2015 | NPR · Californians face a mandated 25 percent reduction in water use, after they failed to meet previous goals. The new restrictions will take effect in the summer months.
 

Arts & Life

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May 6, 2015 | NPR · Karl Taro Greenfeld’s new book imagines a near-future America where credit scores determine your fate, and a new generation of Okies travel the country in dilapidated SUVs, searching for prosperity.
 

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May 6, 2015 | NPR · Kate Atkinson’s 2013 bestseller Life After Life chronicled the multiple, century-spanning lives of Ursula Todd; her new book takes a more constrained approach to Ursula’s brother, RAF pilot Teddy.
 

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May 5, 2015 | NPR · Thomas Edison built and sold about 500 dolls back in 1890. Now, new technology has made hearing their supercreepy voices possible for the first time in decades. (Thanks, technology.)
 

Music

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May 6, 2015 | NPR · Gather round the tea kettle. Christopher Paul Stelling is going to blow your lid with his fingerpicking.
 

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May 5, 2015 | WXPN · Hear how the band came to record its third album, Eclipse, in LA’s Hollywood Forever Cemetery.
 

Mountain Stage
May 5, 2015 | NPR · Hear a live set from the traditional Irish band, which has been making music together for decades.
 

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