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CVS To Buy Target's Pharmacies For $1.9 Billion

Mon, 06/15/2015 - 12:33pm

The second-largest drugstore chain in the U.S. is buying Target's 1,700 pharmacies and clinics, letting it expand into some new markets.

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Cleveland Kids Get To Tell Their Stories Through Theater

Mon, 06/15/2015 - 12:25pm

Brick City Theatre is an outreach program of Cleveland Public Theater that works with young people aged 5 to 14.

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Sudanese President Flies Home After South African Court Orders His Arrest

Mon, 06/15/2015 - 12:23pm

President Omar al-Bashir was indicted by the International Criminal Court in 2009 on charges that he committed war crimes and genocide in Darfur, where 300,000 people died.

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Remembering John Carroll, A Champion Of Tough Journalism

Mon, 06/15/2015 - 12:22pm

NPR's David Folkenflik, who worked under Carroll at The Baltimore Sun, looks back at the career of the lauded newspaper editor who led the Los Angeles Times to 13 Pulitzer Prizes in just five years.

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DOD Says Islamist Extremist Leader Killed In Airstrike

Mon, 06/15/2015 - 12:20pm

The Pentagon believes Mokhtar Belmokhtar, who ordered a deadly attack on an Algerian gas plant in 2013, was killed in a U.S. strike.

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For Carly Fiorina, Gender-Identity Politics Is Complicated

Mon, 06/15/2015 - 12:12pm

While campaigning for the Republican presidential nomination in New Hampshire, gender-identity politics popped up again and again.

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A Blue Zone Worthy Recipe: Guy Raz's Vegan Chili

Mon, 06/15/2015 - 12:10pm

After our episode, The Fountain Of Youth aired, listeners wrote in to find out if they could get Guy's vegan chili recipe. So by popular demand, here it is!

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Catholic Archbishop Resigns Over Sex Abuse Scandal

Mon, 06/15/2015 - 12:06pm

The resignation of the archbishop of St. Paul and Minneapolis comes after prosecutors filed charges against the archdiocese.

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A Quest To Make A Meaningful Charitable Donation

Mon, 06/15/2015 - 11:52am

A movement called effective altruism offers guidance on maximizing the good from one's charitable donations.

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In The Economic Race With China, A Case For The U.S.

Mon, 06/15/2015 - 11:40am

Joel Kurtzman, author of "Unleashing the Second American Century," argues the U.S. is still a manufacturing power.

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Rachel Dolezal Resigns As President Of Spokane NAACP

Mon, 06/15/2015 - 11:07am

Dolezal made news after it emerged that she had been presenting herself as being of mixed race, when she was born to white parents.

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New Music: A Surprise Summer Jam from Beck

Mon, 06/15/2015 - 10:43am

Beck's latest stand-alone single is an anthemic summer cut — as urgent and bouncy as he's ever sounded.

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Magna Carta, 'This Awful Thing' That Shaped Legal Rights, Turns 800

Mon, 06/15/2015 - 10:07am

The landmark birthday prompted a Google Doodle in Britain depicting a man in chains — a reference to the rights that were eventually extended beyond the nobility.

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Colorado Supreme Court Says Employees Can Be Fired For Marijuana Use

Mon, 06/15/2015 - 10:00am

The court said while pot use is legal in the state, it is still a federal crime, so employees are not protected by a statute that bars employees from being fired for partaking in lawful activities.

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Songs We Love: Yes, 'Heart Of The Sunrise' (Live)

Mon, 06/15/2015 - 9:52am

Let this previously unreleased recording from Yes' 1972 tour take you back to when the band meshed jazz and rock in fresh, loud, exciting ways.

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First Watch: Mother Falcon, 'Kid'

Mon, 06/15/2015 - 9:03am

The Austin indie orchestra tells the true story of bandmate Claire Puckett's 25 foot plunge to near death in this video premiere in which she's the main player.

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Help Us Make An Exquisite Corpse In New York City

Mon, 06/15/2015 - 9:01am

Join NPR Music, Make Music New York and musicians from Jazz at Lincoln Center for an open improvisation amid the ghosts of jazz royalty. Bring your instrument to Woodlawn Cemetery on Sunday, June 21.

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Vatican Prosecutor Indicts Defrocked Priest On Pedophilia Charges

Mon, 06/15/2015 - 7:32am

Jozef Wesolowski, the former Vatican ambassador to the Dominican Republic, will be the first to face a trial over the charges. He could face up to 12 years in jail.

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Artist's Roof Causes Panic For Airplane Travelers

Mon, 06/15/2015 - 6:52am

When Mark Gubin realized his art studio was in the path of landing planes in Milwaukee, he decided to greet passengers with a fun message painted in big letters on his roof: Welcome To Cleveland.

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Poker Champion Wins Event By Mistake

Mon, 06/15/2015 - 6:43am

The poker championship has multiple games. Christian Pham thought he was going to play no-limit Texas Hold'em. Instead, he signed up for a poker variant called 2-7 draw lowball.

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