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Berlusconi: I'll Start Helping Elderly Next Week

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 1:03pm

Berlusconi: I'll start helping elderly next week

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Camilla's Brother Dies In US After Head Injury

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 1:03pm

Camilla's brother dies in US after head injury

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Syrian Activists Accused Regime Of New Gas Attacks

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 1:03pm

Syrian activists accused regime of new gas attacks

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NYC Police Head: We Won't Quit Social Media

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 1:03pm

NYC police head: We won't quit social media

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DJ Sessions: From Europe, With Love

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 12:50pm

KCRW's Travis Holcombe brings us sounds from Norway and France, including Todd Terje, Tôg, Katerine and Jamaica.

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The Thistle & Shamrock: ...And Three

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 12:49pm

This hour features classic combinations of musical trios who weave melodies and rhythms together into an intoxicating and perfectly balanced blend.

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May The Best Barista Win

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 12:45pm

Baristas from around the country will compete in the U.S. Coffee Championships in Seattle this week.

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Shakespeare's Globe Taking 'Hamlet' To 200 Nations

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 11:33am

Shakespeare's Globe taking 'Hamlet' to 200 nations

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Music That Burns, Literally

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 11:33am

Take Beyonce. Take Sinatra. Take whomever you love and set them on fire. They call it a "Pyro Board," and it plays music by pulsing the beats in flame. When the singer hits a high note — stand back.

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tUnE-yArDs, 'Water Fountain'

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 11:30am

You might expect Pee Wee Herman to turn up in the video for tUnE-yArDs' "Water Fountain," which takes inspiration from children's TV shows, jazzercise and 8-bit video games.

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Obama Assures Japan Of U.S. Security Commitment

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 11:25am

The president is on the first stop in an eight-day trip to Asia that also will see him visit Malaysia, the Philippines and South Korea.

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New Book Provides Backstage Pass To Rock History

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 11:23am

New book provides backstage pass to rock history

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Yemen Examines DNA Of Slain Al-Qaida Militants

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 11:23am

Yemen examines DNA of slain al-Qaida militants

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Labor Dept. Cuts Levels Of Allowable Coal Dust

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 11:23am

Labor Dept. cuts levels of allowable coal dust

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Gannett 1Q Net Profit Falls 43 Pct

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 11:23am

Gannett 1Q net profit falls 43 pct

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Bake Bread Like A Pioneer In Appalachia ... With No Yeast

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 11:21am

Bacteria can make a bread rise and give it a cheesy flavor. That's the secret ingredient in salt rising bread, which dates to the late 1700s in Appalachia, when bakers didn't have yeast on hand.

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Robert Ellis On World Cafe

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 11:18am

The singer discusses his love of Paul Simon and growing up on the industrial south coast of Texas.

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Black Prairie, 'Let It Out'

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 10:33am

Fans of The Decemberists know Black Prairie, since many of those band members make up this Portland rock-infused bluegrass band. The group's new video is stuffed with dark humor — pun intended.

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Gaza Official: Israeli Airstrike Wounds 3

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 10:33am

Gaza official: Israeli airstrike wounds 3

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Wellness Programs Grow More Popular With Employers

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 10:33am

Wellness programs grow more popular with employers

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