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How Genuine Is Russia's Ceasefire?

September 6, 2014 - 7:50am

NATO leaders gathered in Wales this week to address the crisis in Ukraine and the threat posed by the Islamic State. NPR's Scott Simon talks to the former U.S. Ambassador to NATO Ivo Daalder.

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How Genuine Is Russia's Ceasefire?

September 6, 2014 - 7:50am

NATO leaders gathered in Wales this week to address the crisis in Ukraine and the threat posed by the Islamic State. NPR's Scott Simon talks to the former U.S. Ambassador to NATO Ivo Daalder.

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ISIS Runs A Dark Media Campaign On Social Media

September 6, 2014 - 7:50am

NPR's Scott Simon talks to Clint Watts of the Foreign Policy Institute about how the Islamic State is using social media to gain power and attention.

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Better With Butter? Here's Why Americans Are Consuming More.

September 6, 2014 - 7:50am

Cholesterol worries have waned as margarine's trans-fats became the new bogeyman, leading more Americans back to the real deal.

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Henry Kissinger's Thoughts On The Islamic State, Ukraine And 'World Order'

September 6, 2014 - 7:50am

A stable global system is needed more than ever, Kissinger says in his new book, World Order. He explains why he sees Iran as a "bigger problem" than the Islamic State and offers his views on Ukraine.

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Russia Rips Up NATO's Rulebook

September 6, 2014 - 7:50am

President Obama has spent much of the week talking about what NATO can do to respond to current crises. NATO leaders approved a plan to develop a rapid response force to primarily counter Russia.

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Reporting From The Site Of The Ebola Outbreak's Origin

September 6, 2014 - 7:50am

The first wave of the Ebola virus struck Liberia's northern Lofa County back in March. Correspondent Ofeibea Quist-Arcton traveled to Lofa, and speaks to NPR's Scott Simon about the current situation.

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ISIS Runs A Dark Media Campaign On Social Media

September 6, 2014 - 7:50am

NPR's Scott Simon talks to Clint Watts of the Foreign Policy Institute about how the Islamic State is using social media to gain power and attention.

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Better With Butter? Here's Why Americans Are Consuming More.

September 6, 2014 - 7:50am

Cholesterol worries have waned as margarine's trans-fats became the new bogeyman, leading more Americans back to the real deal.

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Henry Kissinger's Thoughts On The Islamic State, Ukraine And 'World Order'

September 6, 2014 - 7:50am

A stable global system is needed more than ever, Kissinger says in his new book, World Order. He explains why he sees Iran as a "bigger problem" than the Islamic State and offers his views on Ukraine.

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Tech Week That Was: So Many Hacks, So Little Time

September 6, 2014 - 5:54am

There's a consistent thread in the tech news dominating all our attention this week — stolen data. We tried to add a little context to the coverage.

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Tech Week That Was: So Many Hacks, So Little Time

September 6, 2014 - 5:54am

There's a consistent thread in the tech news dominating all our attention this week — stolen data. We tried to add a little context to the coverage.

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A Botched Circumcision Calls Attention To Kenyan Ritual

September 6, 2014 - 5:32am

Tribal elders now receive training for safer procedures. But last month, at a 3 a.m. ceremony in the forest, an elder from the Bukusu tribe accidentally cut off a 13-year-old's penis.

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A Botched Circumcision Calls Attention To Kenyan Ritual

September 6, 2014 - 5:32am

Tribal elders now receive training for safer procedures. But last month, at a 3 a.m. ceremony in the forest, an elder from the Bukusu tribe accidentally cut off a 13-year-old's penis.

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A Botched Circumcision Calls Attention To Kenyan Ritual

September 6, 2014 - 5:32am

Tribal elders now receive training for safer procedures. But last month, at a 3 a.m. ceremony in the forest, an elder from the Bukusu tribe accidentally cut off a 13-year-old's penis.

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