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Why Back Pain Is Nearly Non-Existent In Some Populations

Mon, 07/04/2016 - 4:03am

Most Americans will, at some point, suffer back pain. But there are a few cultures where back pain hardly exists. (This piece originally aired on June 8, 2015 on "Morning Edition.")

Brexit News Inundates British Newspaper Headlines

Mon, 07/04/2016 - 4:03am

As the U.S. celebrates the anniversary of its break with Europe, we have the latest on Britain's situation, after its vote to exit the European Union.

'Morning Edition' Technical Director Rocks Out With Show's Theme Song

Mon, 07/04/2016 - 4:03am

Renee Montagne shares a rock version of the "Morning Edition" theme song recorded by NPR technical director Brian Jarboe.

Remembering Elie Wiesel Who Died Over The Weekend At Age 87

Mon, 07/04/2016 - 4:03am

Renee Montagne talks to Israeli columnist Nahum Barnea about the life and legacy of Holocaust survivor and writer Elie Wiesel, who died on Saturday at the age of 87.

From Country Kiss-Offs To Bummer Jams, 5 Songs For Summer

Mon, 07/04/2016 - 3:41am

We can't tell you what the song of the summer will be — but here are five new songs you should put on your barbecue playlist.

The Declaration Of Independence, 240 Years Later

Mon, 07/04/2016 - 3:22am

On July 4, 1776, church bells rang out over Philadelphia as the Continental Congress adopted Thomas Jefferson's draft of the Declaration of Independence.




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