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Should Citizens Get A Guaranteed Income Regardless Of Work?

Mon, 06/06/2016 - 11:52am

Swiss voters rejected the idea of providing a proposal to give all citizens a basic income of about $2,500, regardless of employment.

U.S. Navy Bans Alcohol For All Sailors In Japan, Citing Recent Incidents

Mon, 06/06/2016 - 11:49am

The ban, which covers drinking both on- and off-base, will remain in place until sailors "understand the impact of responsible behavior," the Navy says.

Sanders, Clinton Battle For California, But Why Is Trump In The Golden State?

Mon, 06/06/2016 - 11:40am

Recent polls show Sanders drawing close to Clinton among the state’s voters.

For Doctors And Patients, 'Veterans Choice' Often Means Long Waits

Mon, 06/06/2016 - 11:39am

The $10 billion Veterans Choice has not cut backlogs, critics say. This problem can be particularly urgent when it comes to mental health cases.

Yale University Lab Provides A Peek Into The Future Of Music

Mon, 06/06/2016 - 11:33am

If you could transport yourself to the 23rd century, what would the instruments look like?

Bill Maher Reflects On Humor, Politics In Wild 2016 Election

Mon, 06/06/2016 - 11:20am

The unusual antics of this year's presidential campaign could be seen as good fortune to a comedian like Maher.

Remembering NPR's David Gilkey

Mon, 06/06/2016 - 11:11am

Gilkey, an NPR photojournalist, and NPR interpreter Zabihullah Tamanna were killed while on assignment in Afghanistan yesterday.

How John Oliver's 'Last Week Tonight' Is Using Stunts To Tell Stories

Mon, 06/06/2016 - 11:01am

HBO's Last Week Tonight ended with a surprising display of how, as they put it, "any idiot" can buy and sell other people's debts.

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