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Clippers Focus On Trying To Stop Rest Of Thunder

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 5:53pm

Clippers focus on trying to stop rest of Thunder

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Dozens Of Protesters Ride In Off-Limits Canyon

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 5:43pm

Dozens of protesters ride in off-limits canyon

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Athletes Chased By Technology In The Sport Of Anti-Doping

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 5:40pm

As testing for doping in sports becomes more sophisticated, so do the drugs. Looking at the recent history of cycling can make you wonder how many cheaters continue to slip by undetected.

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College Basketball Staffer Official Was On Balloon

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 5:33pm

College basketball staffer official was on balloon

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Premier League Ends With 10 Simultaneous TV Games

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 4:53pm

Premier League ends with 10 simultaneous TV games

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Atmosphere's Seventh Album: Representing The 'Southside'

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 4:21pm

Hip-hop pair Atmosphere has a new album out called Southsiders. NPR's Arun Rath talks with MC Sean Daley, aka Slug, who's led the duo for nearly 20 years.

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Conflicts Over Resources With China's Neighbors Have Deeper Motives

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 4:21pm

Tensions are mounting in the South China Sea, where this week a Chinese ship collided with a Vietnamese ship, and Philippine police arrested Chinese fishermen for allegedly hunting protected sea turtles. NPR's Arun Rath speaks with Frank Langfitt about the events and China's increasing influence in the area.

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The View From Homs: Watching The Withdrawal Of Syria's Rebels

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 4:21pm

On Friday, the Syrian government evacuated the last of the rebel fighters from Homs, following a cease-fire agreement. NPR's Arun Rath speaks with Nabih Bulos, a special correspondent for the Los Angeles Times.

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Descendants Of Chinese Laborers Reclaim Transcontinental Tracks

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 4:21pm

America's first transcontinental railroad was completed with a golden spike 145 years ago. Thousands of Chinese workers helped build it, but their faces were left out of the photos taken that day.

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Dolphins, Pirates And David Hasselhoff: Breaking Into TV At Sea

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 4:21pm

Leah Warshawski's big break happened on a boat excursion in Hawaii. While translating for Japanese tourists, she met the producer of Baywatch. She's been using her marine knowledge ever since.

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Coffee And Cups: 2 Stories Of High Stakes And High Prices

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 4:21pm

Paying $15 for a cup of coffee may sound alarming. Ozy.com co-founder Carlos Watson tells NPR's Arun Rath why some think it can be worth it. They also discuss a rising star on Portugal's soccer team.

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Saavedra Stalls To Trigger Wreck At Start Of Indy

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 3:53pm

Saavedra stalls to trigger wreck at start of Indy

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Youth Football Clinics Try A New Angle To Prevent Concussions

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 3:30pm

Heads Up Football is leading hundreds of training sessions across the country to teach kids a safer stance to avoid head injury. But in the heat of the game, will they forget and hit headfirst?

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Summer Movies Highlight 20s To 30s Shift

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 3:23pm

Summer movies highlight 20s to 30s shift

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CU Pays $32,500 Over Sexual-Assault Complaint

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 3:23pm

CU pays $32,500 over sexual-assault complaint

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Search Continues For 3rd Body In Va. Balloon Crash

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 3:23pm

Search continues for 3rd body in Va. balloon crash

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Florida Rabble-Rouser Seeks To Open Civic Meeting With Satanist Prayer

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 2:28pm

The Supreme Court recently reaffirmed the constitutionality of saying secular prayers before government meetings. Chaz Stevens is testing the Court's opinion in Deerfield Beach.

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Reds Activate Chapman, Option Partch

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 2:13pm

Reds activate Chapman, option Partch

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Led Zeppelin's Page Honored At Berklee Graduation

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 1:53pm

Led Zeppelin's Page honored at Berklee graduation

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Scott's Marriage A Surprise To Even His Guests

Sat, 05/10/2014 - 1:13pm

Scott's marriage a surprise to even his guests

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