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Putting #Deflategate To The Test

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 4:12pm

The NFL is investigating whether the New England Patriots under-inflated footballs against the Indianapolis Colts. Players for Occidental College's football squad help NPR test out how much air pressure affects throwing and catching.

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Will We See Veto Battle On Capitol Hill?

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 4:12pm

With President Obama promising to vetoes, what are the possibilities of a few veto overrides during the next two years? NPR's Arun Rath puts that questions to the National Journal's Fawn Johnson.

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Behind The Oscars, An Academy Lacking Variety

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 4:12pm

Membership in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences are largely white, male and older than 60 years old. NPR's Arun Rath speaks with Darnell Hunt of UCLA about how the lack of diversity affects their decisions.

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After Brief Respite, Conflict In Ukraine Flares Back Up

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 4:12pm

After a holiday lull, the war in Ukraine has reignited and is spreading amid signs that Russian troops have been flowing into the region. NPR's Arun Rath talks with Corey Flintoff from Kyiv.

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U.S. And India Make Climate Change Announcement On First Day Of Obama's Trip

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 4:12pm

President Obama met with India's prime minister on the first day of his second visit to India. NPR's Arun Rath talks with Julie McCarthy about an agreement between the two to tackle climate change.

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Hip-Hop Collective Doomtree On Getting Seven Artists In One Room

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 4:12pm

The Minneapolis rap crew is back with the album All Hands. NPR's Arun Rath speaks with members Dessa and P.O.S.

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In 'Fatherland,' A Daughter Outlines Her Dad's Radicalization

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 4:12pm

Falling in love with your handsome pen pal, moving overseas to marry him, then finding out he's part of a terrorist organization: That's the Bunjevac family story, told in a new graphic memoir.

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Got $15 Million? Actor Rowan Atkinson Has A Car For Sale

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 3:58pm

The actor who most famously plays Mr. Bean wrecked the high-performance car back in 2011. Luckily, he wasn't seriously injured. But it did cost him $1.4 million to get it fixed.

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Coach 1K: Mike Krzyzewski Gets 1,000th Career Win

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 3:56pm

"Coach K" became the first NCAA Division I men's coach to reach the milestone when No. 5 Duke surged past St. John's in the second half for a 77-68 victory at Madison Square Garden.

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Ukraine's President Hopes To Revive Shattered Peace Process

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 2:07pm

Petro Poroshenko says that the only way forward in ending the conflict with Russian-backed separatists in the country's east is to revive a cease-fire agreement forged in September in Minsk.

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Obama Proposes New Protections For Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 1:54pm

The president recommends more than 12 million acres of the region receive the highest level of protection available for public lands.

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Several Killed In Egypt Amid Clashes Marking Anniversary Of Uprising

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 10:17am

Police crackdown on demonstrators marking the fourth anniversary of mass protests that ousted President Hosni Mubarak.

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'Blizzard-Like' Conditions In Store For Parts Of Northeast

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 9:29am

A major storm system, expected to peak Monday and Tuesday, could dump as much as two feet of snow in some areas.

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Future Of Eurozone At Stake In Today's Greek Elections

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 8:39am

The leftist Syriza party, which has vowed to rollback EU-mandated austerity measures, is poised to win the election.

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A GOP Weekend, Courtesy Of The Koch Network And Citizens United

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 8:24am

Contenders for the 2016 presidential race spoke at Saturday's Iowa Freedom Summit, and on Sunday night senators Ted Cruz, Mark Rubio and Rand Paul will participate in a livestreamed discussion.

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Suspected Boko Haram Militants Attack Another Nigerian Town

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 7:18am

The reported assault is on a city about 100 miles southwest of where the Islamist extremist group killed as many as 2,000 people earlier this month.

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'Walking The Walk' With Students ... And Screaming Fans

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 7:13am

When their students are asleep, these teachers are onstage in LA's punk rock scene.

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The Potential Impact Of Big Data On Medicine

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 7:04am

Some researchers say big data could change the way medical research is done and the way individual doctors make medical decisions. Others say it raises too many questions when it comes to medicine.

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Super Bowl Talk (Other Than Ball Deflation)

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 7:00am

The Super Bowl is one week away. What would we be talking about if we weren't talking about deflated footballs? Mike Pesca of Slate.com joins NPR's Rachel Martin to answer that question.

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To Save Birds, Send A Ship Full Of Rat Poison

Sun, 01/25/2015 - 7:00am

NPR's Rachel Martin takes a moment to note that a ship has departed for South Georgia Island with enough poison to wipe out the rats that have been decimating the local bird population.

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