Politics

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April 17, 2014 | NPR · The former U.S. senator and Democratic presidential hopeful is one of three attorneys representing a boy in a medical malpractice case in North Carolina.
 

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April 16, 2014 | NPR · Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is committing more of his considerable fortune to getting gun safety laws passed. The initiative will support a grass-roots effort that seeks to enlist women.
 

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April 16, 2014 | NPR · Lawmakers have proposed a bill that would make the Bible the state’s official book, but critics say it is unconstitutional and would open Louisiana up to legal challenges.
 

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April 16, 2014 | NPR · Fans and foes want to know whether the Affordable Care Act is meeting its goals. But, for good reasons, there are no clear answers yet.
 

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April 15, 2014 | NPR · President Obama, like many wealthy Americans, is paying more of his income to the IRS. He and the first lady paid $98,169 in taxes for 2013 on income of $481,098.
 

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April 15, 2014 | NPR · Topping the list of the former GOP presidential candidate’s creditors is an air charter company called Moby Dick Airways. The second biggest creditor? Newt Gingrich himself.
 

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April 15, 2014 | NPR · When Democrats took control of Colorado’s statehouse, they pushed through gun control, civil unions and environmental bills. Then voters pushed back, and Sen. Mark Udall is feeling the fallout.
 

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April 15, 2014 | NPR · Democratic Gov. Dannel Malloy is one of the nation’s most vulnerable incumbents, thanks to a weak economy. He’s hoping to eke out a win using policies and strategies favored by the president.
 

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April 14, 2014 | NPR · Some lawmakers say a deadly fertilizer plant explosion in West last year could be the state’s best opportunity to pass needed safety measures. But it’s going to be an uphill battle.
 

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April 14, 2014 | NPR · A high school French teacher who is challenging House Speaker John Boehner has come up with a novel campaign approach: an ad spoofing virility drug commercials.
 

 

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News

AP
April 17, 2014 | NPR · The former U.S. senator and Democratic presidential hopeful is one of three attorneys representing a boy in a medical malpractice case in North Carolina.
 

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April 16, 2014 | NPR · A new study adds to growing evidence that free drug samples influence doctors’ prescribing habits. The cost difference to patients can be hundreds of dollars per office visit.
 

April 16, 2014 | NPR · According to the Nigerian military, all but eight of the girls kidnapped from a Nigerian boarding school have been rescued. As many as 100 girls had been abducted by militants earlier in the week.
 

Arts & Life

Courtesy of Random House
April 16, 2014 | NPR · Ellah Allfrey reviews Kinder Than Solitude, by Yiyun Li.
 

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April 16, 2014 | NPR · A priest in Naples’ tough Sanità neighborhood has put local kids — some from mob families — to work restoring underground catacombs full of early Christian art. The result? 40,000 tourists a year.
 

Courtesy of the U.S. GSA Fine Arts Program
April 16, 2014 | NPR · During the Great Depression, the federal government purchased hundreds of thousands of works by American artists. But in the decades since, much of that art has gone missing.
 

Music

Mountain Stage
April 16, 2014 | NPR · Though he’s not even halfway through his 20s, some are already beginning to think of singer-songwriter Noah Gunderson as a veteran musician. Today he performs with his sister, Abby.
 

Courtesy of the artist
April 16, 2014 | NPR · Today’s show features great solo artists and duos in uncluttered acoustic arrangements.
 

Mountain Stage
April 16, 2014 | NPR · Singer, songwriter and guitarist David Broza brings his worldly sound and message to Mountain Stage. In this set, he plays original songs and a reworking of Pink Floyd’s “Mother.”
 

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