([Fort Carson Soldiers] by Myron Wood, 1956. Copyright Pikes Peak Library District, Courtesy of Special Collections. Image Number: 002-3299.)

Row of soldiers field training on automatic weapons.

 

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February 13, 2016 | NPR · The sudden death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia will likely spur debate over whether President Obama should fill the vacancy and what type of justice each candidate would nominate if elected.
 

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February 13, 2016 | NPR · Congressional Republicans are pledging to confirm no one President Obama appoints to the Supreme Court.
 

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February 13, 2016 | NPR · The latest batch of the emails from Clinton’s controversial private server include 81 which had been redacted and upgraded to confidential classified status and three upgraded to secret status.
 

Arts & Life

February 13, 2016 | NPR · In a film industry often dominated by men, there’s at least one exception: Many editors are women. Maryann Brandon and Mary Jo Markey speak about their work on the new Star Wars.
 

February 13, 2016 | NPR · Mark and Jay Duplass take a break from writing, directing, acting and producing to play a game called “Hating you is like hating myself.”
 

February 13, 2016 | NPR · In “The Vegetarian,” a young woman is tormented by violent dreams that drive her to give up meat. Author Han Kang says that extremes of human behavior compelled her to write the book.
 

Music

February 13, 2016 | NPR · Weekend Edition remembers Sam Spence, a longtime composer of rousing musical scores for NFL Films’ documentaries and highlight reels.
 

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February 13, 2016 | NPR · “Life can change you on amazing trails if you let it,” Stewart says. His new memoir tells the story of those changes — and his complicated relationship with Annie Lennox.
 

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February 13, 2016 | WXPN · Hear in-studio performances from “Best New Artist” contender Courtney Barnett and nine other World Cafe guests who are up for Grammys this Monday.
 

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