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Health
5:06 am
Tue September 9, 2014

Researchers Aim For Wider Genetic Screening For Breast Cancer

Originally published on Tue September 9, 2014 8:11 am

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Arts & Culture
5:00 am
Tue September 9, 2014

'Tis The Season of Mums and Kale

Decorative kale
Credit Henry Homeyer

Gardening Guy Henry Homeyer talks about mums, decorative kale and cabbage, and preparing for fall.

Fall is on the way… what are you doing to prepare?

Summer flowers that are looking tired can be made to look pretty darn good in the fall… I cut them back right about now… I give them some liquid fertilizer and they’ll re-bloom nicely in two or three weeks.

Are there fall plants we should consider buying now?  

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Around the Nation
7:56 am
Mon September 8, 2014

Military Couple Decides To Settle Down

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Sports
7:22 am
Mon September 8, 2014

Yankees' Derek Jeter Answers Reporter's Phone

Originally published on Mon September 8, 2014 7:56 am

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NPR Story
5:03 am
Mon September 8, 2014

Kroger Policy Attracts Pro And Anti-Gun Advocates

Originally published on Mon September 8, 2014 1:55 pm

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NPR Story
5:03 am
Mon September 8, 2014

Ex-Envoy Mitchell Urges U.S. To Maintain Mideast Leadership Role

Originally published on Mon September 8, 2014 7:56 am

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NPR Story
5:03 am
Mon September 8, 2014

More Than Military Force Needed To Ending Fighting In Anbar

Originally published on Mon September 8, 2014 7:56 am

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NPR Story
5:03 am
Mon September 8, 2014

With U.S. Open Win, Serena Williams Celebrates 18th Grand Slam

Originally published on Mon September 8, 2014 7:56 am

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NPR Story
5:03 am
Mon September 8, 2014

Obama To Address Nation On Strategy Against Islamic State

Originally published on Mon September 8, 2014 7:56 am

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NPR Story
5:03 am
Mon September 8, 2014

Invention Allows You To Brush Your Hair And Take A Selfie

Originally published on Mon September 8, 2014 7:56 am

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NPR Story
5:03 am
Mon September 8, 2014

Electrolux To Buy General Electric's Appliance Business

Originally published on Mon September 8, 2014 7:56 am

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World
10:58 am
Fri September 5, 2014

Ukraine Says It Reached A Cease-Fire Deal With Separatists

Originally published on Fri September 5, 2014 12:17 pm

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Around the Nation
6:33 am
Fri September 5, 2014

Afraid Of Twerking, Vermont High School Cancels Dance

Originally published on Fri September 5, 2014 10:58 am

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Europe
6:28 am
Fri September 5, 2014

Students Mistakenly Given Answers To Exam

Originally published on Fri September 5, 2014 10:58 am

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NPR Story
5:02 am
Fri September 5, 2014

Run-Up To Midterm Elections Overshadowed By Other News

Originally published on Fri September 5, 2014 10:58 am

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