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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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Boko Harem Ramps Up Attacks Despite Effort To Repel Them

Morning Edition - 2 hours 54 min ago

In Nigeria, the Islamist extremists are using more girls and young women in suicide bombings. It's unclear whether the children are taken from among the hundreds the militants have kidnapped.

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John Ridley Explores Family, Race And Justice In TV's 'American Crime'

NPR Arts & Culture - 2 hours 54 min ago

The writer-director's new show, premiering Thursday on ABC, opens with the home invasion murder of a war veteran. We learn about the crime through characters diverse viewpoints.

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Clinton's Private Email Server Has Advantages, Vulnerabilities

NPR Politics - 2 hours 54 min ago

While many of those messages are tucked away from the prying eyes of the public, it's not clear they are well-protected from hackers.

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U.S. Government Teams Up With Private Sector To Stave Off Cocoa Crisis

Morning Edition - 2 hours 54 min ago

Chocolate is increasingly popular and under assault from diseases that infect cocoa plants. Scientists are working to find varieties that will resist diseases and keep the world's sweet tooth happy.

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As Economy Improves, Wages Remain Stagnant

Morning Edition - 2 hours 54 min ago

Monthly jobless data is released Friday. David Greene talks to David Wessel, director of the Hutchins Center at the Brookings Institution, and a contributing correspondent to The Wall Street Journal.

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Clinton's Private Email Server Has Advantages, Vulnerabilities

Morning Edition - 2 hours 54 min ago

While many of those messages are tucked away from the prying eyes of the public, it's not clear they are well-protected from hackers.

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Report Finds Ferguson Polarized But Mayor Says Change Is Underway

Morning Edition - 2 hours 54 min ago

A Justice Department report finds systematic racial bias in how the city treats its African American citizens. Some residents doubt tensions between police and black residents will abate quickly.

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Identitiy Of Homeless Man Shot By LAPD Still Unclear

Morning Edition - 2 hours 54 min ago

The weekend shooting took place in the city's Skid Row neighborhood and raised questions about use of force. Authorities say the victim had assumed the identity of someone else — a French national.

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For Dementia Patients, Behavioral Therapy May Outweigh Antipsychotic Drugs

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A new study in the British Medical Journal finds that non-drug approaches to treating symptoms of dementia work better than using drugs, particularly antipsychotics.

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Money Drove Criminal Justice System In Ferguson, DOJ Report Says

Morning Edition - 2 hours 54 min ago

The Justice Department says police and courts in Ferguson, Mo., violated black residents' civil rights because officials saw them as a source of revenue. They were given excessive fines and fees.

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John Ridley Explores Family, Race And Justice In TV's 'American Crime'

Morning Edition - 2 hours 54 min ago

The writer-director's new show, premiering Thursday on ABC, opens with the home invasion murder of a war veteran. We learn about the crime through characters diverse viewpoints.

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Federal Regulators Link Workers' Comp Failures To Income Inequality

Morning Edition - 3 hours 57 min ago

Changes to workers' compensation laws mean families and government bear more of the costs that result from injuries on the job.

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Federal Regulators Link Workers' Comp Failures To Income Inequality

NPR News - 3 hours 57 min ago

Changes to workers' compensation laws mean families and government bear more of the costs that result from injuries on the job.

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In Berlin, Grassroots Efforts Work To Integrate Inner-City Schools

Morning Edition - 4 hours 3 min ago

In parts of the city, racial segregation in schools is often a reality. But small parent-led initiatives — one immigrant-led, one native-led — have been working to change perceptions and enrollment.

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In Berlin, Grassroots Efforts Work To Integrate Inner-City Schools

NPR Education - 4 hours 3 min ago

In parts of the city, racial segregation in schools is often a reality. But small parent-led initiatives — one immigrant-led, one native-led — have been working to change perceptions and enrollment.

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In Berlin, Grassroots Efforts Work To Integrate Inner-City Schools

NPR News - 4 hours 3 min ago

In parts of the city, racial segregation in schools is often a reality. But small parent-led initiatives — one immigrant-led, one native-led — have been working to change perceptions and enrollment.

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Jaw Fossil In Ethiopia Likely Oldest Ever Found In Human Line

Morning Edition - 4 hours 15 min ago

The 2.8 million-year-old bone may mark the first human branch in the primate family tree. It wasn't just a bigger brain that marked the shift, scientists say. It was also big changes in the mouth.

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Jaw Fossil In Ethiopia Likely Oldest Ever Found In Human Line

NPR News - 4 hours 15 min ago

The 2.8 million-year-old bone may mark the first human branch in the primate family tree. It wasn't just a bigger brain that marked the shift, scientists say. It was also big changes in the mouth.

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Jaw Fossil In Ethiopia Likely Oldest Ever Found In Human Line

NPR Health&Science - 4 hours 15 min ago

The 2.8 million-year-old bone may mark the first human branch in the primate family tree. It wasn't just a bigger brain that marked the shift, scientists say. It was also big changes in the mouth.

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