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Around the Nation
7:26 am
Wed January 21, 2015

Man Cited In Georgia For DWE: Driving While Eating

Originally published on Wed January 21, 2015 8:40 am

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Europe
6:55 am
Wed January 21, 2015

Oldest Woman In Scotland Knows The Secret To A Long Life

Originally published on Wed January 21, 2015 8:40 am

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Politics
6:50 am
Wed January 21, 2015

Obama's Speech Included Historic Words

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NPR Story
5:02 am
Wed January 21, 2015

Shanghai Officials Fired Over Stampede That Killed 36

Originally published on Wed January 21, 2015 8:40 am

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NPR Story
5:02 am
Wed January 21, 2015

Scandium Middleman Is A Rare Guy Selling A Rare Element

Originally published on Wed January 21, 2015 1:35 pm

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NPR Story
5:02 am
Wed January 21, 2015

Obama Will Need GOP Help To Accomplish Some Issues, Rep. Clarke Says

Originally published on Wed January 21, 2015 8:40 am

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NPR Story
5:02 am
Wed January 21, 2015

Republican Sen. Gardner Weighs In On Obama's Speech

Originally published on Wed January 21, 2015 8:40 am

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And for some reaction to the president's speech, we're joined now by Republican Senator Cory Gardner of Colorado. Good morning.

SENATOR CORY GARDNER: Good morning.

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Middle East
7:58 am
Tue January 20, 2015

Why Was Iran's President Riding The Subway?

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Asia
7:32 am
Tue January 20, 2015

Chinese Prisoners Inovate How To Get Out Of Jail

Originally published on Tue January 20, 2015 7:58 am

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NPR Story
5:06 am
Tue January 20, 2015

Why Europe's Economy Threatens Global Growth

Originally published on Tue January 20, 2015 7:58 am

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