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September 19, 2014 | NPR · Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton addressed the Democrats’ Women’s Leadership Forum on Friday. But as the 2014 election nears, both parties are vying for women’s votes.
 

September 19, 2014 | NPR · It’s the start of the season, and the NFL is already beset by scandal. Writer Mark Chiusano recommends a novel about football’s place in American culture, Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk.
 

September 19, 2014 | NPR · Calls for NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to resign continue as the league grapples with how it handled a series of abuse scandals. Goodell has kept a low profile during the crisis.
 

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September 19, 2014 | NPR · Videotaped murders by Islamic State have sparked outrage around the world. But while some European countries have paid ransom to retrieve victims taken by ISIS, Britain and the U.S. have not.
 

September 19, 2014 | NPR · In New York on Friday, Iran and six world powers sat down for the latest talks aimed at limiting Iran’s nuclear program in exchange for sanctions relief.
 

September 19, 2014 | NPR · Shares of Chinese Internet giant Alibaba started trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Friday. The company raised more than $20 billion with its initial public offering, shattering a U.S. record set by Visa in 2008.
 

September 19, 2014 | NPR · Robert Siegel talks with Andrew R. Klein, a senior research associate with Advocates for Human Potential, about how sentences for assault in cases of domestic violence compare to sentences in non-domestic assault cases.
 

September 19, 2014 | KHN · Where have the insurance marketplaces created by the Affordable Care Act struggled the most? The answer lies in commerce, not politics.
 

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September 19, 2014 | NPR · In unveiling the “It’s On Us” campaign aimed at preventing attacks on college campuses, President Obama said such violence is “an affront to our basic humanity.”
 

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September 19, 2014 | NPR · Shares of the Chinese e-commerce giant opened at $92.70 a share on the New York Stock Exchange today, making it the biggest initial public offering in U.S. history. They were priced at $68 a share.
 

 

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September 19, 2014 | NPR · The Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission received hundreds of negative comments about the proposal. Staff of the commissioners deciding on the new regulations have advised against it.
 

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September 19, 2014 | NPR · Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton addressed the Democrats’ Women’s Leadership Forum on Friday. But as the 2014 election nears, both parties are vying for women’s votes.
 

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September 19, 2014 | NPR · Waters rose as high as two and three stories in the state of Jammu and Kashmir. People were trapped. They needed supplies, and #jkfloodrelief came to the rescue.
 

Arts & Life

September 19, 2014 | NPR · Tuesday is the first day of fall. This time of year reminds critic Abigail Deutsch of Stephen Dobyns’ “How to Like It” — a poem about a man who ponders his lost summers and fleeting dreams.
 

September 19, 2014 | NPR · It’s the start of the season, and the NFL is already beset by scandal. Writer Mark Chiusano recommends a novel about football’s place in American culture, Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk.
 

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September 19, 2014 | NPR · On the anniversary of the iconic series, NPR’s Eric Deggans talks with the author of a new Bill Cosby biography about how the show and the comedian have shaped perceptions of black families.
 

Music

September 19, 2014 | NPR · Fifteen years ago, two men from Tijuana came up with a new style of music called Nortec — a mix of norteno and techno. Now they are out with their latest and last album, Motel Baja.
 

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September 19, 2014 | WXPN · Hear the band survey its decade-long history — including the song singer Craig Finn calls his best.
 

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September 19, 2014 | NPR · It’s rare to have three great pianists at three pianos in one studio. Charlap and Rosnes join host Marian McPartland in this 2008 session for a trio of “You and the Night and the Music.”
 

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