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Creepers, Golliwog, Spalding

Studio 360 - January 18, 2038 - 11:14pm
Kurt Andersen talks to novelist Anne Rice about the mystery and allure of monsters across movies, art, and literature.
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Wounded Bull-Runner: 'If You Run Long Enough, You Get Gored'

NPR Arts & Culture - 1 hour 50 min ago

Bill Hillmann, a writer from Chicago, contributed to the book Fiesta: How to Survive the Bulls of Pamplona. He was gored at this year's running of the bulls in that city, but says he plans to return.

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'Fightshark' Recounts His Struggles, In Kickboxing And Beyond

NPR Arts & Culture - 1 hour 50 min ago

Mark Miller chose his nickname because when he smells blood, he attacks. His new memoir, Pain Don't Hurt, tells of the heart surgery and alcohol problems that temporarily derailed his fighting career.

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Looking For Free Sperm, Women May Turn To Online Forums

NPR News - 1 hour 50 min ago

Bypassing commercial sperm banks, thousands are logging on to websites where women can connect with men at no cost. Anecdotes abound, but the scope of the unregulated activity is unclear.

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Afghan Presidential Candidates Agree To Full Recount

NPR News - 3 hours 28 min ago

The 100 percent recount, brokered by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, will take weeks, postponing the planned Aug. 2 inauguration.

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Tracy Morgan Sues Wal-Mart Over Truck-Limousine Crash

NPR News - 5 hours 2 min ago

The comedian and television star of "Saturday Night Live" and "30 Rock" alleges negligence on the part of the retail giant, whose driver was exceeding the speed limit.

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CDC Closes Two Labs After Anthrax, Flu Scares

NPR News - 5 hours 42 min ago

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will close the laboratories after last month's possible exposure of dozens of workers to anthrax and the discovery of a vial of smallpox this week.

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33 People, Mostly Women, Gunned Down In Baghdad

NPR News - 6 hours 47 min ago

Police say the unidentified gunmen, wearing a mix of plain clothes and camouflage, killed dozens of people in eastern Baghdad.

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Utah Seeks To Block Benefits To Married Same-Sex Couples

NPR News - 8 hours 52 min ago

The state says it will appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court to halt a federal appeals court order that it provide spousal benefits.

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Brooklyn DA Shifts Stance On Pot, But That Won't Impact NYPD

NPR News - 9 hours 41 min ago

District Attorney Kenneth Thompson says he will stop prosecuting some people arrested for low-level marijuana possession. But that won't stop the New York Police Department from making arrests.

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Brooklyn DA Shifts Stance On Pot, But That Won't Impact NYPD

NPR News - 9 hours 41 min ago

District Attorney Kenneth Thompson says he will stop prosecuting some people arrested for low-level marijuana possession. But that won't stop the New York Police Department from making arrests.

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Tommy Ramone, Last Original Member Of The Ramones, Dies At 65

NPR News - 10 hours 13 min ago

His driving rhythm was key to the sound of the 1970s punk band that influenced a generation of musicians that followed.

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Tommy Ramone, Last Original Member Of The Ramones, Dies At 65

NPR News - 10 hours 13 min ago

His driving rhythm was key to the sound of the 1970s punk band that influenced a generation of musicians that followed.

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Financial Scandals Tarnish Spanish Soccer Glory

NPR News - 10 hours 37 min ago

FC Barcelona — home to two of soccer's superstars, Messi and Neymar — has been indicted on tax fraud, a sign that the culture of impunity among Europe's top soccer clubs may be coming to an end.

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Financial Scandals Tarnish Spanish Soccer Glory

NPR News - 10 hours 37 min ago

FC Barcelona — home to two of soccer's superstars, Messi and Neymar — has been indicted on tax fraud, a sign that the culture of impunity among Europe's top soccer clubs may be coming to an end.

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What We Talk About When We Talk About Violence In Chicago

NPR News - 10 hours 41 min ago

Chicago's July 4th weekend was an especially bloody one. It was covered like another grim day. But the way we look at shootings in that city obscures the complexity of its tragedies.

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What We Talk About When We Talk About Violence In Chicago

NPR News - 10 hours 42 min ago

Chicago's July 4th weekend was an especially bloody one. It was covered like another grim day. But the way we look at shootings in that city obscures the complexity of its tragedies.

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People Asked A Stress Psychologist Just About Everything On Reddit

NPR News - 10 hours 42 min ago

On Friday, Dr. Lynn Bufka, a licensed psychologist with expertise in treating anxiety and stress, came to NPR to answer questions online about coping with stress. Here are some highlights.

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People Asked A Stress Psychologist Just About Everything On Reddit

NPR News - 10 hours 42 min ago

On Friday, Dr. Lynn Bufka, a licensed psychologist with expertise in treating anxiety and stress, came to NPR to answer questions online about coping with stress. Here are some highlights.

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Death Toll Rises To 120 In Israeli Airstrikes On Gaza

NPR News - 10 hours 51 min ago

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has vowed to continue until "peace and quiet" is restored. Meanwhile, tanks have been moved to the border for a possible ground invasion.

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