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Ebola Took Her Daughters And Made Her An Outcast

Conversations at the World Cafe - August 25, 2014 - 3:30am

The disease that has claimed over 600 lives in Liberia, and 1,400 across West Africa has had another tragic impact. People who've lost family members may find themselves shunned by friends and family.

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Ebola Took Her Daughters And Made Her An Outcast

Morning Edition - August 25, 2014 - 3:30am

The disease that has claimed over 600 lives in Liberia and 1,400 across West Africa has had another tragic impact. People who've lost family members may find themselves shunned by friends and family.

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Ebola Took Her Daughters And Made Her An Outcast

NPR News - August 25, 2014 - 3:30am

The disease that has claimed over 600 lives in Liberia and 1,400 across West Africa has had another tragic impact. People who've lost family members may find themselves shunned by friends and family.

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Grocers Lead Kids To Produce Aisle With Junk Food-Style Marketing

Conversations at the World Cafe - August 25, 2014 - 3:29am

Grocers are hoping to entice young consumers and their parents to eat more vegetables by creating kid-focused produce. They're borrowing tactics from the soda and snack industries to win them over.

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Grocers Lead Kids To Produce Aisle With Junk Food-Style Marketing

Morning Edition - August 25, 2014 - 3:29am

Grocers are hoping to entice young consumers and their parents to eat more vegetables by creating kid-focused produce. They're borrowing tactics from the soda and snack industries to win them over.

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Grocers Lead Kids To Produce Aisle With Junk Food-Style Marketing

NPR Arts & Culture - August 25, 2014 - 3:29am

Grocers are hoping to entice young consumers and their parents to eat more vegetables by creating kid-focused produce. They're borrowing tactics from the soda and snack industries to win them over.

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Grocers Lead Kids To Produce Aisle With Junk Food-Style Marketing

NPR News - August 25, 2014 - 3:29am

Grocers are hoping to entice young consumers and their parents to eat more vegetables by creating kid-focused produce. They're borrowing tactics from the soda and snack industries to win them over.

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Grocers Lead Kids To Produce Aisle With Junk Food-Style Marketing

NPR Health&Science - August 25, 2014 - 3:29am

Grocers are hoping to entice young consumers and their parents to eat more vegetables by creating kid-focused produce. They're borrowing tactics from the soda and snack industries to win them over.

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On The Fall Docket: Who Gets To Vote — And Who Gets To Decide?

Conversations at the World Cafe - August 25, 2014 - 3:28am

A federal court will hear arguments Monday on whether Kansas and Arizona can require proof of citizenship when people register to vote. It's the first of a wave of voting law cases this fall.

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On The Fall Docket: Who Gets To Vote — And Who Gets To Decide?

Morning Edition - August 25, 2014 - 3:28am

A federal court will hear arguments Monday on whether Kansas and Arizona can require proof of citizenship when people register to vote. It's the first of a wave of voting law cases this fall.

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On The Fall Docket: Who Gets To Vote — And Who Gets To Decide?

NPR News - August 25, 2014 - 3:28am

A federal court will hear arguments Monday on whether Kansas and Arizona can require proof of citizenship when people register to vote. It's the first of a wave of voting law cases this fall.

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On The Fall Docket: Who Gets To Vote — And Who Gets To Decide?

NPR Politics - August 25, 2014 - 3:28am

A federal court will hear arguments Monday on whether Kansas and Arizona can require proof of citizenship when people register to vote. It's the first of a wave of voting law cases this fall.

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In New Hampshire, An Unexpected Tight Race For Senate

Morning Edition - August 25, 2014 - 3:27am

When talking competitive U.S. Senate races, New Hampshire isn't at the top of the list. But the contest between Sen. Jeanne Shaheen and likely opponent Scott Brown has become surprisingly close.

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In New Hampshire, An Unexpected Tight Race For Senate

NPR News - August 25, 2014 - 3:27am

When talking competitive U.S. Senate races, New Hampshire isn't at the top of the list. But the contest between Sen. Jeanne Shaheen and likely opponent Scott Brown has become surprisingly close.

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In New Hampshire, An Unexpected Tight Race For Senate

NPR Politics - August 25, 2014 - 3:27am

When talking competitive U.S. Senate races, New Hampshire isn't at the top of the list. But the contest between Sen. Jeanne Shaheen and likely opponent Scott Brown has become surprisingly close.

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Mystery Writer Finds Istanbul's Byzantine Past Hiding In Plain Sight

NPR Arts & Culture - August 25, 2014 - 3:26am

In The Sultan of Byzantium, Turkish author Selcuk Altun takes his hero into forgotten corners of the city, where once-majestic monuments go unnoticed amid the bustle of daily life.

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People With Down Syndrome Are Pioneers In Alzheimer's Research

NPR News - August 25, 2014 - 3:25am

By age 40, the brains of people with Down syndrome start to resemble those of Alzheimer's patients. Scientists hope to speed up Alzheimer's drug development by studying people with Down syndrome.

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Burger King In Talks To Buy Canada's Tim Hortons

NPR News - August 25, 2014 - 1:15am

The companies say Miami-based Burger King Worldwide Inc. and Ontario-based Tim Hortons Inc. would continue to operate as separate brands but would share corporate services.

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This Week on the Radio: "Dr. Gilmer and Mr. Hyde"

This American Life - August 24, 2014 - 8:00pm
Dr. Benjamin Gilmer (left) gets a job at a rural clinic. He finds out he’s replaced someone — also named Dr. Gilmer (picture) — who went to prison after killing his own father. But the more Benjamin’s patients talk about the other Dr. Gilmer, the more confused he becomes. Everyone loved the old Dr. Gilmer. So Benjamin starts digging around, trying to understand how a good man can seemingly turn bad.

Broadcast August 23 to August 25

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Latecomers Bring Fresh Outrage To Weary Ferguson

NPR News - August 24, 2014 - 5:25pm

As the streets of Ferguson, Mo., calm down, new protesters are arriving to carry on demonstrations.

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