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How a Tiny Fly's Ears Could Help You Hear Better

1 hour 37 min ago

The Ormia ochracea fly has sophisticated little ears — it can locate crickets by calculating their chirps. Those super-ears are inspiring the next generation of microphones for human hearing aids.

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What's Better Than A Total Eclipse Of The Sun? Check This

1 hour 47 min ago

This may be the most heart-rending, most beautiful eclipse in our solar system. But you can't travel to see it. Not yet.

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Federal Court Throws Out Health Care Subsidies In 36 States

2 hours 30 min ago

Julie Rovner of Kaiser Health News explains a federal appeals court ruling Tuesday that overturns subsidies provided to low- and middle-income people in states that use the federal health exchanges.

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FAA Prohibits U.S. Airlines From Flying To Tel Aviv

2 hours 59 min ago

The agency said commercial jets were banned from flying to Israel for 24 hours, after it received reports of a rocket strike close to the airport. Some international carriers also canceled flights.

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Appeals Court Strikes Down Subsidies In Federal Health Exchange

3 hours 12 min ago

If the decision stands, at least 5 million Americans would face an insurance premium increases of at least 76 percent, according to one estimate. The case could wind up in the Supreme Court.

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Tweeting From A Conflict Zone: Does It Help Or Hurt News Reporting?

3 hours 35 min ago

As Gaza, Ukraine and Syria trend on Twitter, has social media changed the way conflicts are covered? Host Michel Martin finds out from reporter Anne Barnard and Peter Bouckaert of Human Rights Watch.

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For Pregnant Women, New Guidelines Aim To Reduce Workplace Discrimination

3 hours 36 min ago

More than 35 years after the Pregnancy Discrimination Act was passed by Congress, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has updated their guidelines. Host Michel Martin learns more.

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U.S. Appeals Court Deals Blow To Obama's Health Law

5 hours 6 min ago

The court's decision essentially throws out subsidies in the 36 states that did not set up their own insurance exchanges. The decision is likely to be appealed.

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U.S. Appeals Courts Issue Conflicting Decisions On Obamacare Subsidies

5 hours 6 min ago

One panel threw out subsidies in the 36 states that did not set up their own insurance exchanges. Another said the IRS rule that set them up was legal.

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U.K. Orders New Inquiry Into Ex-KGB Spy Litvinenko's Death

5 hours 21 min ago

Alexander Litvinenko, a critic of Vladimir Putin, died in 2006 after drinking tea laced with radioactive polonium-210. The inquiry would identify "where responsibility for the death lies."

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U.K. Orders Inquiry Into Ex-KGB Spy Litvinenko's Death

5 hours 21 min ago

Alexander Litvinenko, a critic of Vladimir Putin, died in 2006 after drinking tea laced with radioactive polonium-210. The inquiry would identify "where responsibility for the death lies."

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States Experiment With Health Savings Accounts For Medicaid

5 hours 59 min ago

People who contribute up to $25 a month would be exempt from cost-sharing requirements. But some consumer advocates say the health savings accounts add a needless layer of complexity to Medicaid.

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States Experiment With Health Savings Accounts For Medicaid

6 hours 10 sec ago

People who contribute up to $25 a month would be exempt from cost-sharing requirements. But some consumer advocates say the health savings accounts add a needless layer of complexity to Medicaid.

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The Immigrant Kids Have Health Issues — But Not The Ones You'd Think

6 hours 9 min ago

Some politicians say that the nearly 60,000 unaccompanied minors who've come to the U.S. could put the nation at risk for everything from TB to mumps. Health officials tell a different story.

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Detroit Pensioners Approve City's Bankruptcy Plan

6 hours 16 min ago

The vote marked a major step in moving the city's bankruptcy forward. Retired police and firefighters overwhelmingly approved some cuts in their pensions.

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Detroit Pensioners Approve City's Bankruptcy Plan

6 hours 16 min ago

The vote marked a major step in moving the city's bankruptcy forward. Retired police and firefighters overwhelmingly approved some cuts in their pensions.

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Gaza Conflict Day 15: Here's What You Need To Know

7 hours 25 min ago

During day 15 of the current conflict, Secretary of State John Kerry was in Cairo pressing for a truce modeled after the 2012 cease-fire, while Israel continued its offensive.

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Getting Things Done At The Workshop School

7 hours 40 min ago

An innovative approach to learning amid turmoil in the Philadelphia School District.

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Jakarta Gov. Widodo Wins Indonesian Presidency, Tally Shows

7 hours 46 min ago

The former furniture maker who entered national politics only two years ago won 53 percent of the vote. His rival, former Gen. Subianto, called the election unfair and undemocratic.

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Train Carrying MH17 Victims' Remains Arrives In Government-Controlled City

8 hours 50 min ago

Ukrainian officials said they hoped to fly the remains to the Netherlands for identification. Most of the passengers who died on the plane were Dutch.

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