In an effort to change America’s lagging status in the broadband global market the Federal Communications Commission is implementing an expansive plan that aims to make high speed service available and affordable to low-income families in Colorado and across the country over the next decade…Poor medical marijuana patients in Colorado won’t have pay state marijuana registration fees or sales tax on the pot they buy…and, nearly 200 thousand Coloradans have already cast their votes for the mid-term elections since the start of early voting.

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April 28, 2016 | NPR · The airstrikes killed 42 people at a civilian hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan, in October 2015. U.S. officials say personnel attacked the wrong target.
 

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April 28, 2016 | NPR · The destruction of a hospital in Aleppo is part of a disturbing trend. And it’s not just happening in Syria.
 

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April 28, 2016 | NPR · It sounds like science fiction, but it’s a very real and contentious debate that is making its way through the U.N. Advocates of a ban want all military weapons to be under “meaningful human control.”
 

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April 28, 2016 | NPR · Jason Bateman directs a cast including himself, Nicole Kidman and Christopher Walken in the story of a family where the parents’ experimental performances included the kids from an early age.
 

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April 28, 2016 | NPR · The sketch comedy duo Key and Peele pull off the difficult feat of translating their sensibility into a feature film that recalls out-all-night sagas like Adventures In Babysitting.
 

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April 28, 2016 | NPR · A dictator commandeers and pampers a young girl in Maya Vitkova’s boldly visceral fairy tale.
 

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Lawrence Sumulong for Jazz at Lincoln Center
April 28, 2016 | WBGO+JAZZ.org · The bassist spends a lot of time in midtown Manhattan for his day job with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra. But his roots, and the music he’s made about them, are uptown.
 

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April 28, 2016 | WXPN · See and hear the vivacious 23-year-old Cuban singer as she performs in the World Cafe studio.
 

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April 28, 2016 | WXPN · The violinist, writer and singer opens up on his new album, Are You Serious? Hear a live session.
 

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