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Creepers, Golliwog, Spalding

Studio 360 - January 18, 2038 - 10:14pm
Kurt Andersen talks to novelist Anne Rice about the mystery and allure of monsters across movies, art, and literature.
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In Wineries Vs. Weather, Drones To The Rescue?

NPR Arts & Culture - 2 hours 32 min ago

Rising temperatures have hastened harvest dates in Sonoma County — and they're changing grape-growing patterns around the world. Vineyards are responding with everything from sunscreen to sensors.

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In Wineries Vs. Weather, Drones To The Rescue?

NPR Health&Science - 2 hours 32 min ago

Rising temperatures have hastened harvest dates in Sonoma County — and they're changing grape-growing patterns around the world. Vineyards are responding with everything from sunscreen to sensors.

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2 Police Officers Killed In Ambush In New York

NPR News - 4 hours 24 min ago

The two officers were shot inside of their marked patrol car in Brooklyn. The suspected gunman has died of a self-inflicted gunshot.

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Want To Enhance The Flavor Of Your Food? Put On The Right Music

NPR Health&Science - 5 hours 25 min ago

Researchers at the University of Oxford have discovered a link between what you taste and what you hear.

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How Tinseltown Got Tipsy: A Boozy Taste Of Hollywood History

Conversations at the World Cafe - 6 hours 32 min ago

Mark Bailey, who detailed old Hollywood's legendary love affair with liquor in his book Of All the Gin Joints, shares stories from a bygone era over cocktails at a legendary Hollywood bar.

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How Tinseltown Got Tipsy: A Boozy Taste Of Hollywood History

NPR Arts & Culture - 6 hours 33 min ago

Mark Bailey, who detailed old Hollywood's legendary love affair with liquor in his book Of All the Gin Joints, shares stories from a bygone era over cocktails at a legendary Hollywood bar.

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This Season, Broadway Hits The Big Screen — Twice

Conversations at the World Cafe - 6 hours 43 min ago

Two movies this holiday season are adaptations of Broadway musicals. NPR's Arun Rath talks with arts critic Bob Mondello and pop culture blogger Linda Holmes about Annie and Into The Woods.

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Montana Shooter Found Guilty Despite State's 'Castle Doctrine'

Conversations at the World Cafe - 6 hours 43 min ago

More than 30 states have laws that allow people to use deadly force if they have a reasonable fear for their life or property. But this week, a Montana jury said that type of law has its limits.

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Renewed U.S.-Cuba Ties Could Mean Big Things For Cigar Market

Conversations at the World Cafe - 6 hours 44 min ago

As the U.S. opens up to Cuban exports, David Savona of Cigar Aficionado magazine tells NPR's Arun Rath how it will affect the market for Cuban cigars.

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What Do Cubans Think Of Renewed U.S. Relations?

Conversations at the World Cafe - 6 hours 44 min ago

After President Obama's announcement of dramatic changes to U.S. relations with Cuba, NPR's Arun Rath speaks with correspondent Carrie Kahn in Havana about how that country has reacted to the news.

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How One Family Controls Latin America's Legal Abortions

Conversations at the World Cafe - 6 hours 44 min ago

One family is at the center of Colombia's first legal abortion clinic. NPR's Arun Rath talks to Joshua Lang about his feature story on the family in California Sunday magazine.

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Latest Attack In Pakistan Could Change How The Country Deals With Militants

Conversations at the World Cafe - 6 hours 44 min ago

The brutal killing of more than 130 children by the Taliban in Pakistan shocked the world this week. The Guardian newspaper's Jon Boone tells NPR's Arun Rath that this could be a watershed.

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'The Interview' Is Not The First Film To Rile A Government

Conversations at the World Cafe - 6 hours 44 min ago

Sony cancelling the release of "The Interview" has stirred up criticism, but Evan Osnos of the New Yorker tells NPR's Arun Rath this isn't the first time foreign governments have tried to suppress films.

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While U.S. Focuses On Sony Hack, Rest Of The World Is In The Dark

Conversations at the World Cafe - 6 hours 44 min ago

The controversy around the film "The Interview" is a top story in the U.S., but those living inside North Korea have no knowledge of the film. NPR's Arun Rath talks with Washington Post Tokyo bureau chief Anna Fifield.

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Many States Now Have $2 Gasoline, Analyst Says

Conversations at the World Cafe - 7 hours 29 min ago

An analyst from GasBuddy.com says 24 states have at least one station with the price per gallon at $1.99 or less.

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Many States Now Have $2 Gasoline, Analyst Says

NPR News - 7 hours 29 min ago

An analyst from GasBuddy.com says 24 states have at least one station with the price per gallon at $1.99 or less.

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Decorated Tuskegee Airman Lowell Steward Dies At 95

Conversations at the World Cafe - 9 hours 11 min ago

He flew nearly 150 missions and was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross, but after the war, Steward returned home and was denied a mortgage because of his skin color.

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Decorated Tuskegee Airman Lowell Steward Dies At 95

NPR News - 9 hours 11 min ago

He flew nearly 150 missions and was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross, but after the war, Steward returned home and was denied a mortgage because of his skin color.

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U.N. Reports More Than 7,000 Ebola Deaths Since March

Conversations at the World Cafe - 10 hours 51 min ago

The World Health Organization has added nearly 400 more deaths from the current outbreak since its last report earlier this week.

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