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'Beer Culture' Revered As Begium's Heritage

Sun, 04/06/2014 - 9:42am

Beer in Belgium is such serious business. The country applied to have its beer culture recognized and protected by UNESCO. NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with Belgian beer connoisseur Erik Verdonck.

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'Beer Culture' Revered As Belgium's Heritage

Sun, 04/06/2014 - 9:42am

Beer in Belgium is such serious business. The country applied to have its beer culture recognized and protected by UNESCO. NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with Belgian beer connoisseur Erik Verdonck.

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Student Debt Weighs Down Women More. Blame The Wage Gap

Sun, 04/06/2014 - 4:18am

College costs the same for both genders, but women spend a higher portion of their salaries on paying off debt than men because they make less. It starts as soon as they enter the workforce.

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What Silicon Valley's Cast Thinks About Silicon Valley Culture

Sun, 04/06/2014 - 4:17am

The perk-laden, money-drenched world of Silicon Valley gets a send-up from Mike Judge and HBO starting Sunday night. The cast weighs in on the "real" Silicon Valley.

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What Silicon Valley's Cast Thinks About Silicon Valley Culture

Sun, 04/06/2014 - 4:17am

The perk-laden, money-drenched world of Silicon Valley gets a send-up from Mike Judge and HBO starting Sunday night. The cast weighs in on the "real" Silicon Valley.

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Americans Are On The Move, But In The Wrong Direction

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 6:05pm

People are having a harder time moving toward the places with the most economic opportunity. High cost of living is driving them to cheaper places, where job options are more limited.

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Ban On Stores' Late Hours Is Lawful, French Court Says

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 11:29am

Cosmetics retailer Sephora had hoped to keep its top Paris store open until midnight. Instead, the shop must observe the traditional closing time of 9 p.m.

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Tech Week: Amazon Fire, The Mozilla Debate, Nest's Recall

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 10:27am

How Amazon's moving into your living room, why the Nest smoke detector got recalled and the big debate that erupted over Mozilla's CEO — all in this week's tech headlines.

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Money Might Change Your Wallet — And Your Very Nature

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 6:36am

Having money can make you callous and uncaring. For the TED Radio Hour, University of California Berkeley psychologist Paul Piff explains the research to back up this conclusion.

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