Firefighters say a small wildfire that broke out in a Colorado Springs park appears to have been started intentionally…and, drier than normal weather is keeping fire risk at high levels.

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October 25, 2016 | NPR · North Korea apparently attempted another ballistic missile launch last week. The launch failed, but U.S. intelligence officials warn the country is learning from these mistakes.

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October 25, 2016 | NPR · Fifty patients with Lou Gehrig’s disease have volunteered for a study of a dietary supplement as an experimental treatment. Even a failure could help by eliminating a dead end from consideration.

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October 25, 2016 | NPR · Neuroscientist Cori Bargmann is leading the new Chan Zuckerberg Initiative’s $3 billion effort to cure or prevent “all diseases” by the end of this century. She talks about that daunting task.

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October 25, 2016 | WXPN · The band revisits the psychedelic spirituality of its debut album on its latest release, K 2.0. Hear the performance and conversation.

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October 25, 2016 | NPR · The Seattle rapper’s newest single is an emotional, sometimes unsettling takedown of what he sees as a pandemic of drug addictions driven by doctors who overprescribe medicine.

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October 25, 2016 | NPR · The intimate, completely unadorned performance was recorded live in Andrew Bird’s living room as part of his ongoing “Live From The Great Room” home recording series.

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