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Business News

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 4:12am

David Greene has business news.

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Afghan Election Blow To Taliban, Leading U.S. General Says

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 4:12am

Morning Edition co-host Renee Montagne, who has been reporting from the Afghan capital Kabul, talks to Marine General Joseph Dunford, the commander of all allied forces in Afghanistan.

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African Responses Night And Day From Rwanda, U.N. Envoy Says

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 3:38am

As a scholar, U.S. ambassador to the U.N. Samantha Power wrote about the U.S. failure to intervene in Rwanda. Morning Edition co-host David Greene talks to her about current crises in Africa.

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One Man Becomes Another's Hands, Feet And Family

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 2:55am

Collin Smith was in high school when an accident left him unable to use his arms and legs. So Ernest Greene, 50 years his senior, decided to help. And when Collin went to college, Ernest went, too.

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Kristen Wiig Gets Serious For Alice Munro Adaptation

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 2:54am

Hateship Loveship was inspired by a short story about a caretaker who falls victim to a cruel joke. Wiig and director Liza Johnson explain how the film's restraint says more than fireworks ever could.

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Paying Off Student Loans Puts A Dent In Wallets, And The Economy

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 2:53am

Repaying college debts prevents many Americans from investing in homes or retirement. The impact can add up — for individuals and the economy as a whole, a researcher says.

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What's The Right Size For The U.S. Army?

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 2:52am

In the coming years, the U.S. Army could drop to its lowest level since World War II. Some think a leaner force can meet the challenges ahead, others argue the U.S. will face unacceptable risks.

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The Ebola Survivors: Reborn But Not Always Embraced

Fri, 04/11/2014 - 2:51am

They have recovered from the deadly virus that is ravaging Guinea. They feel blessed by their good fortune. But family and friends are often afraid to welcome them back with open arms.

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