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4:53 am
Fri October 10, 2014

U.S. Supreme Court Court Halts Wis. Voter ID Law; Texas Law Overturned

Originally published on Fri October 10, 2014 8:05 am

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Books
9:13 am
Thu October 9, 2014

French Novelist Patrick Modiano Wins Literature Nobel

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We heard an announcement a short time ago from Peter Englund of the Swedish Academy, which chooses the winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature.

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Around the Nation
7:22 am
Thu October 9, 2014

Past Misdeed Weighs Heavy On Florida Man

Originally published on Thu October 9, 2014 9:13 am

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Around the Nation
7:16 am
Thu October 9, 2014

Forgotten Time Capsule Finally Opened

Originally published on Thu October 9, 2014 9:13 am

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Good morning. I'm Steve Inskeep. In 1914, Wall Street businessmen filled a bronze box, a time capsule - papers describing life in 1914, meant to be opened in 1974.

Two world wars and a stock market crash later, it was it was forgotten. Nobody opened it.

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NPR Story
5:04 am
Thu October 9, 2014

Doctors Without Borders Changed The Way We Heal The World

A health worker for Doctors Without Borders checks patients at a mobile clinic in the village of Zere in the Central African Republic.
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Originally published on Thu October 9, 2014 4:35 pm

All day long, forklifts fill departing cargo trucks at a Doctors Without Borders distribution center not far from the Bordeaux airport. From here, the humanitarian supplies make their way to some of the most miserable spots on the planet.

The 16,744-square-yard warehouse is stocked with everything from tuberculosis kits to tires. It looks like a humanitarian Ikea. Specially marked boxes are being packed with medicines, supplies and contamination suits. These "Ebola kits" are on their way to Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone.

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NPR Story
5:04 am
Thu October 9, 2014

Nobel Literature Judge Disparages Western Writers - Again

Originally published on Thu October 9, 2014 9:13 am

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5:04 am
Thu October 9, 2014

Communities Suffer When Deadly Force Is Used In Pursuit Of Low-Level Crimes

Originally published on Thu October 9, 2014 9:13 am

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U.S.
12:22 pm
Wed October 8, 2014

Man Diagnosed With Ebola In Texas Dies In Hospital

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Around the Nation
8:03 am
Wed October 8, 2014

Man With A Gun Robs Man With A Gun

Originally published on Wed October 8, 2014 12:22 pm

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And now this. We have the story of a man with a gun.

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And another man with a gun.

MARTIN: William Coleman of Gresham, Oregon, bought a 22-caliber pistol. He was openly carrying the gun, as he's allowed to do in Oregon.

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8:03 am
Wed October 8, 2014

Boxer Refuses To Hand Over Money To Robber

Originally published on Wed October 8, 2014 12:22 pm

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Europe
7:24 am
Wed October 8, 2014

British Car Repair Company's Slogan Isn't Necessarily True

Originally published on Wed October 8, 2014 12:22 pm

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Politics
6:06 am
Wed October 8, 2014

36 States To Elect Governors Next Month

Originally published on Wed October 8, 2014 12:22 pm

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Those who do vote in 36 states have a chance to vote for governor this fall. Governors' races tend to be a little less partisan than races for Congress. They're often more about what the guy in the statehouse, or the woman in the statehouse, can get done.

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6:06 am
Wed October 8, 2014

Nobel Committee: 3 Scientists Win Chemistry Prize

Originally published on Wed October 8, 2014 12:22 pm

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Europe
6:06 am
Wed October 8, 2014

Kenya's President Faces Landmark Hearing At The Hague

Originally published on Wed October 8, 2014 12:22 pm

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Many former heads of state have ended up on trial for past crimes, but this has never happened before...

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Asia
6:06 am
Wed October 8, 2014

Refugee Deal Between Australia And Cambodia Sparks Outrage

Originally published on Wed October 8, 2014 12:22 pm

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