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For More Local Turkeys To Hit Holiday Tables, You Need An Abattoir

NPR Arts & Culture - November 25, 2014 - 6:15pm

Demand for locally raised birds is growing faster than small farms can keep pace with. One New England farmer is making a bold move to get more gobblers to the table.

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For More Local Turkeys To Hit Holiday Tables, You Need An Abattoir

NPR Arts & Culture - November 25, 2014 - 6:15pm

Demand for locally raised birds is growing faster than small farms can keep pace with. One New England farmer is making a bold move to get more gobblers to the table.

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For More Local Turkeys To Hit Holiday Tables, You Need An Abattoir

NPR News - November 25, 2014 - 6:15pm

Demand for locally raised birds is growing faster than small farms can keep pace with. One New England farmer is making a bold move to get more gobblers to the table.

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For More Local Turkeys To Hit Holiday Tables, You Need An Abattoir

NPR News - November 25, 2014 - 6:15pm

Demand for locally raised birds is growing faster than small farms can keep pace with. One New England farmer is making a bold move to get more gobblers to the table.

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Ebola Is Changing Course In Liberia. Will The U.S. Military Adapt?

NPR Health&Science - November 25, 2014 - 5:59pm

The U.S. had planned to build 17 treatment units across Liberia, one in each county's major town. Now that more cases are appearing in remote areas, the Army may need to rethink its strategy.

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Ebola Is Changing Course In Liberia. Will The U.S. Military Adapt?

NPR News - November 25, 2014 - 5:59pm

The U.S. had planned to build 17 treatment units across Liberia, one in each county's major town. Now that more cases are appearing in remote areas, the Army may need to rethink its strategy.

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Ebola Is Changing Course In Liberia. Will The U.S. Military Adapt?

NPR News - November 25, 2014 - 5:59pm

The U.S. had planned to build 17 treatment units across Liberia, one in each county's major town. Now that more cases are appearing in remote areas, the Army may need to rethink its strategy.

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Ebola Is Changing Course In Liberia. Will The U.S. Military Adapt?

NPR Health&Science - November 25, 2014 - 5:59pm

The U.S. had planned to build 17 treatment units across Liberia, one in each county's major town. Now that more cases are appearing in remote areas, the Army may need to rethink its strategy.

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Box Of Love Letters Reveals Grandfather Didn't Escape WWII With 'Everyone'

NPR Arts & Culture - November 25, 2014 - 5:08pm

Years after her grandfather's death, Sarah Wildman discovered letters from a young woman he'd left behind in Vienna in the 1930s. So Wildman set out to find her grandfather's true love.

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Box Of Love Letters Reveals Grandfather Didn't Escape WWII With 'Everyone'

NPR Arts & Culture - November 25, 2014 - 5:08pm

Years after her grandfather's death, Sarah Wildman discovered letters from a young woman he'd left behind in Vienna in the 1930s. So Wildman set out to find her grandfather's true love.

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At Vandalized Ferguson Businesses, Anger And Tears

NPR News - November 25, 2014 - 5:05pm

In Ferguson, Mo., some residents spent Tuesday cleaning up looted and vandalized businesses near the police station — some for the second time since the August shooting sparked public outcry.

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At Vandalized Ferguson Businesses, Anger And Tears

NPR News - November 25, 2014 - 5:05pm

In Ferguson, Mo., some residents spent Tuesday cleaning up looted and vandalized businesses near the police station — some for the second time since the August shooting sparked public outcry.

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At Vandalized Ferguson Businesses, Anger And Tears

NPR News - November 25, 2014 - 5:05pm

In Ferguson, Mo., some residents spent Tuesday cleaning up looted and vandalized businesses near the police station — some for the second time since the August shooting sparked public outcry.

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Community Activists Question Timing Of Grand Jury Announcement

NPR News - November 25, 2014 - 4:49pm

Some of those who attended planning meetings with local officials blamed police and the county attorney's office for fueling the unrest by making the finding public at night and with little warning.

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Lions, Pianos And Boomboxes, Oh My: Movie Artifacts Hit The Auction Block

NPR Arts & Culture - November 25, 2014 - 4:28pm

Bert Lahr's Cowardly Lion costume from the Wizard of Oz, the piano from Casablanca, and Radio Raheem's boombox from Do the Right Thing are some of the pieces of Hollywood memorabilia that sold at auction Monday night in New York.

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Lions, Pianos And Boomboxes, Oh My: Movie Artifacts Hit The Auction Block

NPR Arts & Culture - November 25, 2014 - 4:28pm

Bert Lahr's Cowardly Lion costume from the Wizard of Oz, the piano from Casablanca, and Radio Raheem's boombox from Do the Right Thing are some of the pieces of Hollywood memorabilia that sold at auction Monday night in New York.

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Kids Get In On The Action With NaNoWriMo

NPR Education - November 25, 2014 - 4:28pm

November is national novel writing month and some schools are participating by having students write long-form fiction.

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Colleges Ill-Equipped To Investigate, Adjudicate Sexual Assaults

NPR Education - November 25, 2014 - 4:28pm

In light of the allegations of sexual assault at the University of Virginia, Ari Shapiro speaks with Yale law professor Jed Rubenfeld about his recent critique of campus policies in the New York Times.

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In Pakistan, A Self-Styled Teacher Holds Class For 150 In A Cowshed

NPR Education - November 25, 2014 - 4:28pm

In a remote village, poor children are on the front line of an education battle. The village's only educated person aims to teach them — and shame teachers who are paid but don't show up for work.

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Bureaucratic Hoops Make D.C. Affordable Housing Units Hard To Sell

NPR News - November 25, 2014 - 4:28pm

This problem exists nationwide, but in the nation's capital, there are more requirements and restrictions. For example, D.C. limits the maximum resale price and makes homeowners wait before they sell.

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