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February 11, 2016 | NPR · A young man from Minnesota, arrested for planning to help ISIS, is likely to be the second man in an emerging de-radicalization program. It could help him get his life back on track.
 

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February 11, 2016 | NPR · Three months ago, producer Ross Putman started tracking descriptions of female characters from scripts he read. On Tuesday, he shared them with the world on his Twitter account, “Fem Script Intros.”
 

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February 11, 2016 | NPR · The risk of getting dementia has been dropping for decades. Why? Research suggests education’s effect on the brain and good cardiovascular health help.
 

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February 11, 2016 | NPR · NPR film critic Bob Mondello says Deadpool goes in deep on its R rating — and has plenty of fun doing it.
 

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February 11, 2016 | NPR · The drama stars Katie Holmes and Luke Kirby as artists hospitalized with bipolar disorder and struggles in its exploration of the link, if one exists, between their work and their illness.
 

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February 11, 2016 | NPR · Chinese writer-director Jia Zhangke follows his characters from 1999 all the way forward to 2025, where a sun-bleached tomorrowland threatens alienation from tradition.
 

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February 11, 2016 | NPR · A year ago, the 10-piece band was working day jobs and gigging on weekends. Ari Shapiro talks with members Kam Franklin and Adam Castaneda about making the leap that landed them on a national stage.
 

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February 11, 2016 | WBGO+JAZZ.org · Pianist Eric Lewis did a turn in the crossover celebrity spotlight with his “rockjazz” method. But he pledges allegiance to “the jazz republic” in a new trio with Reginald Veal and Jeff Watts.
 

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February 11, 2016 | WXPN · The Delta Spirit singer rocks solo in a special episode, recorded live in Austin, Texas.
 

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