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Mount Everest Reopened To Climbers

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 12:40pm

Seven-time Mount Everest summiter Peter Athans says Nepal needs tourists now more than ever.

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Origami For The Digital Age

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 12:33pm

Middle school students in Boulder are learning about a sophisticated engineering process called “photo origami” this summer.

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Former Marine Adam Driver On What Acting And The Military Have In Common

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 12:33pm

"You have a group of people trying to accomplish a mission that's greater than themselves," the actor says. Driver stars in the film comedy While We're Young. Originally broadcast April 9, 2015.

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An Argument That The U.S. Immigration System Is Not Broken

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 12:20pm

Law professor Jan Ting says immigration reform is not needed, rather the U.S. needs to more strictly enforce existing laws.

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Amelia Boynton Robinson, Survivor Of 'Bloody Sunday,' Dies At 104

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 12:20pm

In 50 years, Amelia Boynton Robinson went from being beaten on a bridge in Selma, Ala., to being pushed across the bridge in a wheelchair alongside the president of the United States.

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'Merkel' Has Become A Verb In German Youth Vernacular

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 12:20pm

The German chancellor's last name is used locally as a word of action ... which ironically means to not act at all.

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Texting Helps Diabetes Patients Fine-Tune Insulin Dosing

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 11:52am

Many low-income patients can't make multiple visits to the doctor, which is a problem if you're a diabetic trying to get insulin dosing just right. A text-based system made remote reports possible.

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Television 2015: How TV Is Embracing And Nervously Sweating On YouTube

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 11:51am

Traditional television providers love YouTube. They also have to be nervous about it, given how popular it is.

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Vigilante Computer Geeks Reign In The Addictive 'Mr. Robot'

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 11:46am

The USA Network show centers on a brilliant computer wizard who gets involved with a mysterious cell of fellow-hackers. Critic John Powers calls Mr. Robot an "addictive new psychological thriller."

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Microsoft's Windows 10 Is Now On 75 Million Devices, Company Says

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 11:37am

Microsoft vice president Yusuf Mehdi announced Tuesday that the new operating system is running in 192 countries, and on a wide range of devices, including ones made as early as 2007.

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Trump Kicks Out Univision's Jorge Ramos: The Aftermath

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 11:06am

Donald Trump continued making media enemies last night when he kicked out Univision's most recognizable journalist.

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How The Sad Puppies Won — By Losing

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 11:03am

A group of conservative sci-fi fans and writers took over the Hugo Award nominations this year, then lost big when the actual awards were given out. But they still dominated the conversation.

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Street Where Sandra Bland Was Arrested Named After Her

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 10:49am

Bland's mother and other supporters were present for Tuesday night's council vote. The roadway named in her honor leads to the college where she was about to begin a new job.

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Madisen Ward And The Mama Bear, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2015

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 10:03am

The mother-and-son duo radiated easy familiarity and sincerity during this charming afternoon set, with songs from their debut album Skeleton Crew.

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Leon Bridges, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2015

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 9:03am

During an afternoon set at Newport, the fast-rising soul singer gracefully and affectionately inhabited a set of timeless songs from his album Coming Home.

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2 Journalists Killed In Shooting During Live Broadcast In Virginia

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 8:54am

Police are looking for the suspect who shot reporter Alison Parker, 24, and photojournalist Adam Ward, 27, at a shopping plaza Wednesday morning.

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Brandi Carlile, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2015

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 8:03am

The folk-rock powerhouse's candid, emotional songs mingled irresistibly with her cheerful stage presence and radiant smile during her Newport set.

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Top Stories: Univision's Ramos On Trump; Tropical Storm Erika

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 7:34am

Also: Obama expresses regret to Japan over alleged spying; the Colorado movie theater gunman will be formally sentenced today; and urban traffic really is the worst it's been in years.

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Puerto Rico Under Tropical Storm Warning As Erika Gains Steam

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 7:13am

The tropical cyclone is forecast to strengthen as it moves west toward the East Coast of the United States. Erika is expected to be just off the Florida coast by early Monday.

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Songs We Love: Blank Realm, 'Too Late Now'

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 7:03am

An Australian drone-rock quartet accidentally constructs a shoegaze epic about loss.

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