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In Ukraine's Rust Belt, A Mix Of Nostalgia And Nationalism

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 2:37am

People in the region cling to the decaying world they're familiar with — and think they would have a more secure future with post-Soviet Russia than with Ukraine in the "capitalist" EU.

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These Aren't The Rock Hall Inductees You're Looking For

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 2:36am

Besides their legions of fans, the artists entering the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this year — KISS, Nirvana, Linda Ronstadt and others — have inspired scores of imitators.

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A Reporter Reflects On Rwanda: 'It's Like A Madness Took Over'

Thu, 04/10/2014 - 2:36am

NPR's Jackie Northam was a freelance reporter based in Kenya when the Rwandan genocide erupted. In this essay, she recalls covering those terrible events and trying to make sense of them afterwards.

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Police Dispatcher Listens To Burglary In Progress

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 6:33am

Two men in Minnesota have been charged with burglary. A dispatcher was able to send the police right to the scene of the crime. One of the men accidentally pocket-dialed 911.

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1969 Birthday Greeting Arrives Decades Late

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 6:29am

A man living at East 12th St. in Brooklyn received a letter postmarked in 1969. It was addressed to Susan Heifetz, who'd lived at the apartment as a child. The letter wished her a happy 19th birthday.

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