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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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Toll From Japanese Volcano Reaches 48 Dead

NPR Health&Science - 11 min 52 sec ago

Mount Ontake, located about 125 miles west of Tokyo, unexpectedly belched toxic gas last week as scores of people hiked near the summit.

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ISIS Militants Reportedly Behead Kurds In Northern Syria

NPR News - 56 min 28 sec ago

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says Islamic State militants killed the seven men and four women near the besieged Kurdish town of Kobani.

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Kansas City PD Requests Lull In Calls, Royals In Wild-Card Game

Morning Edition - 1 hour 47 min ago

With the Royals and Oakland A's tied in the the 9th, the department tweeted: "We really need everyone to not commit crimes and drive safely." The Royals hadn't been in a postseason game since 1985.

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Hong Kong Protesters Vow To Step Up Pro-Democracy Campaign

NPR News - 1 hour 48 min ago

With the territory's leader, Leung Chun-ying, refusing to step down, some demonstrators say they will move next to occupy key government buildings.

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Inmate Escapes From Jail Without Anyone Noticing

Morning Edition - 2 hours 9 min ago

A lawyer visited a jail in Marysville, Wash., intending to see his client. Guards could not find the inmate. That was their first clue that Rhyan Vasquez had escaped. He'd been gone two days.

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

Morning Edition - 4 hours 9 min ago

Elizabeth Warren tells Morning Edition that audio tapes made by an investigator working for the New York Fed re-enforce 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 - 4 hours 9 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 - 4 hours 9 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 - 4 hours 9 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 - 4 hours 9 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 - 4 hours 9 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 - 4 hours 9 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 - 4 hours 9 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 - 4 hours 14 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 - 4 hours 14 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 - 4 hours 14 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

Morning Edition - 4 hours 14 min ago

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 - 4 hours 14 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

Morning Edition - 4 hours 14 min ago

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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