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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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Transcript: Sen. Warren's Full NPR Interview On Financial Regulation

Morning Edition - 2 hours 19 min ago

Warren tells Morning Edition that audio tapes made by an investigator working for the New York Fed reenforce the perception of a disturbingly cozy relationship between regulators and banks.

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Secret Talks And Back Channels Pervaded U.S. Relationship With Cuba

Morning Edition - 2 hours 19 min ago

The new book Back Channel to Cuba, reveals how U.S. presidents, from Kennedy on, have held secret talks with Havana, even though the public stance was silence toward Cuba.

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Sen. Warren: We Need Regulators Who 'Work For The American People'

NPR News - 2 hours 19 min ago

Elizabeth Warren tells NPR that newly released recordings of conversations by Federal Reserve officials show that the same kind of cozy relationships that led to the 2008 meltdown have continued.

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Transcript: Sen. Warren's Full NPR Interview On Financial Regulation

NPR News - 2 hours 19 min ago

Warren tells Morning Edition that audio tapes made by an investigator working for the New York Fed reenforce the perception of a disturbingly cozy relationship between regulators and banks.

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Secret Talks And Back Channels Pervaded U.S. Relationship With Cuba

NPR News - 2 hours 19 min ago

The new book Back Channel to Cuba, reveals how U.S. presidents, from Kennedy on, have held secret talks with Havana, even though the public stance was silence toward Cuba.

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Sen. Warren: We Need Regulators Who 'Work For The American People'

NPR Politics - 2 hours 19 min ago

Elizabeth Warren tells NPR that newly released recordings of conversations by Federal Reserve officials show that the same kind of cozy relationships that led to the 2008 meltdown have continued.

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Transcript: Sen. Warren's Full NPR Interview On Financial Regulation

NPR Politics - 2 hours 19 min ago

Warren tells Morning Edition that audio tapes made by an investigator working for the New York Fed reenforce the perception of a disturbingly cozy relationship between regulators and banks.

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Secret Talks And Back Channels Pervaded U.S. Relationship With Cuba

NPR Politics - 2 hours 19 min ago

The new book Back Channel to Cuba, reveals how U.S. presidents, from Kennedy on, have held secret talks with Havana, even though the public stance was silence toward Cuba.

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Hong Kong Protests: The Bigger Picture

Morning Edition - 2 hours 23 min ago

Audie Cornish talks to Hong Kong University Law Professor Michael Davis about the roots of the pro-democracy protests there, and the Chinese government's stake in the outcome.

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30-Year-Old Congressional Candidate Embraces Her Youth

Morning Edition - 2 hours 24 min ago

The GOP aims to pick up a House seat in northern New York. If Elise Stefanik wins, she would be the youngest woman elected to Congress. Democrats hope Aaron Woolf can help them hang onto the seat.

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Will The Ebola Case In Dallas Lead To A U.S. Outbreak?

Morning Edition - 2 hours 24 min ago

A man who had come from Liberia is now in isolation at a hospital in Dallas. Health officials in the U.S. say they are confident that this case will not trigger a wider outbreak.

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Activists In Hong Kong Use Holiday To Amass More Protesters

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Protesters in Hong Kong are demanding universal suffrage. The latest protests coincide with the 65th anniversary of the People's Republic of China, a holiday.

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California Enacts Ban On Single-Use Plastic Bags

Morning Edition - 2 hours 24 min ago

Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill banning plastic grocery bags throughout the state. "This bill is a step in the right direction," he said. "We're the first to ban these bags, and we won't be the last."

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Freed From Prison After Hunger Strike, Reporter Leaves Egypt

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Al Jazeera reporter Abdullah Elshamy staged a hunger strike for 147 days in prison and was eventually force fed. He tells Steve Inskeep he was tortured but was never charged with any crimes.

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Queen Of Soul Gives Adele Some R-E-S-P-E-C-T

Morning Edition - 2 hours 24 min ago

Aretha Franklin is covering Adele's song "Rolling in the Deep." The song is included on Franklin's new album, Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics, which is due out later this month.

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Another Secret Service Security Lapse Disclosed

Morning Edition - 2 hours 24 min ago

A man with a criminal record and a gun was on an elevator with President Obama last month. The security lapse happened when President Obama visited the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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First U.S. Ebola Case Confirmed In Dallas

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention verified that a man who flew to the U.S. from Liberia has tested positive for Ebola. He was not sick on the plane, but developed symptoms later.

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FX's 'The Bridge' Finds Authenticity In Spanish-Language Scenes

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NPR's TV critic Eric Deggans visited the set of FX's cross-border crime drama, discovering the way the show's Spanish-language scenes help reveal new dimensions to the series' Mexican characters.

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FX's 'The Bridge' Finds Authenticity In Spanish-Language Scenes

NPR Arts & Culture - 2 hours 24 min ago

NPR's TV critic Eric Deggans visited the set of FX's cross-border crime drama, discovering the way the show's Spanish-language scenes help reveal new dimensions to the series' Mexican characters.

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