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January 29, 2020 | WABE-FM · The move by the GOP congressman, which sets up a challenge to a sitting Republican senator, Kelly Loeffler, was blasted by the National Republican Senatorial Committee as selfish.
 

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January 29, 2020 | NPR · Can a mask really keep you from catching the virus? To answer that, it helps to clarify which kinds of masks we’re talking about.
 

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January 29, 2020 | NPR · In updating its tally, defense officials noted that most of the injured service members have been treated and returned to Iraq. The statement, once more, contradicts President Trump’s initial remarks.
 

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January 29, 2020 | FA · Law professor Richard Hasen is sounding the alarm about Russian hacks, voter suppression and other threats to the 2020 election. “There’s lots of ways that things could go south,” he says.
 

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January 29, 2020 | NPR · There are more than 70 shorts showing at The Sundance Film Festival this year. “It’s a stamp of approval, but it’s also this incredible community you get welcomed into,” says director Bridget Moloney.
 

 Cassandra Barragan
January 29, 2020 | NPR · In her new memoir, Straight tells the story of the women in her family—her Swiss-German blood relatives and her African American, Indigenous and Creole in-laws who crossed the U.S. to settle in Calif.
 

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January 29, 2020 | FA · The Canadian singer-songwriter wrote, produced and performed all 11 songs on his new album, presenting himself as a lonely first-person narrator pining over an ex-girlfriend.
 

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January 29, 2020 | NPR · Hear the decades-old songs of Scotland’s National Bard, enlivened by the fresh voices of today’s singers.
 

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January 29, 2020 | WXPN-FM · The Canadian songwriter explains what it’s like being a musician with synesthesia, meaning he can see sounds.
 

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