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June 26, 2017 | NPR · The Democratic Unionist Party also secured more than $1 billion in economic assistance for Northern Ireland.
 

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June 26, 2017 | NPR · “His legend will be that he destroyed our community and he got busted for it,” said one activist. Arpaio’s supporters say the criminal prosecution is political.
 

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June 26, 2017 | NPR · Many American women want to breast-feed. And try to. But only about half keep it up. It’s like they’ve lost the instinct. One researcher thinks she’s figured out why. And how to get the instinct back.
 

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June 26, 2017 | NPR · In NPR’s Elise Tries series, correspondent Elise Hu tries out new experiences in East Asia. In this episode from Seoul, K-pop dance steps prove too complicated for completion.
 

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June 25, 2017 | NPR · “I try to tune out all the drag that’s out there and tap into the drag I was doing when I was a little kid — when I didn’t even know the word ‘queer’ or that gay people were out there,” Velour said.
 

June 25, 2017 | NPR · It’s wedding season! For this week’s Call-In, Mandy Len Catron, author of the new book How to Fall in Love with Anyone, answers your questions about love and relationships.
 

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June 26, 2017 | NPR · Artistic legacy, evolution and studied ease coalesced at this Tiny Desk Concert, with Coltrane offering four interpretations of his and others’ works.
 

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June 26, 2017 | NPR · Tucker sinks into the redwoods and roots out something ancient and always, and this is Cold Spring‘s brooding, but gradually ecstatic confirmation ritual.
 

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June 26, 2017 | WXPN-FM · Hear the band perform songs from Ti Amo — an album that’s surprisingly lighthearted, given the string of attacks that struck Phoenix’s French homeland as work on the record progressed.
 

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