President Barack Obama focused on women’s health at a campaign stop in Denver this afternoon…The Colorado Department of Agriculture says a cow that died in Logan County in northeast Colorado had anthrax, and about 50 other dead cattle at the same ranch may have been exposed…Gov. John Hickenlooper has reportedly called Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker to talk about Sunday’s shootings at a Sikh temple near Milwaukee that left seven people dead including the gunman.

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April 26, 2018 | NPR · The first version of a Ten Commandments monument at the Arkansas Capitol lasted less than 24 hours before it was destroyed by a car last June.
 

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April 26, 2018 | NPR · While the bill lacks support from GOP leaders in the House and Senate, it’s intended to send a message to President Trump that he avoid interfering with special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation.
 

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April 26, 2018 | KWGS-FM · Drugs like Valium, Xanax and Ativan are more popular than ever. Frequently used to treat anxiety, the medicines can be risky, especially when mixed with alcohol or opioids.
 

Arts & Life

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April 26, 2018 | NPR · Kevin Young’s new book of poetry, Brown, is colored by memories from his family and childhood, U.S. history and black culture.
 

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April 26, 2018 | NPR · Cosmonauts Abram and Myshka have traveled the universe and gained superpowers — but in Eternity, they face a new challenge: Parenthood. (And an epic conflict over the destiny of their super-kid.)
 

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April 26, 2018 | NPR · Over the past 25 years, U.S. adult literacy rates have not improved. Learning how to read, one adult learner says, is like “opening up a Christmas present every day.”
 

Music

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April 26, 2018 | NPR · The self-described “tenderpunk” project of L.A. producer-engineer Sarah Tudzin reckons with the simultaneous blessing and curse of “fortitude and weakness both in spades.”
 

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April 26, 2018 | NPR · The band’s new album, Aztlan, is full of literate, insightful lyrics that explore grand and intimate questions about modern life.
 

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April 26, 2018 | NPR · Don’t mess with Lindsey Jordan.
 

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