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Just For Laughs Comedy Festival Offers A Look At Up-And-Coming Talent

Sat, 07/29/2017 - 5:08pm

The international comedy festival draws new and established stand-ups, improvisers, sketch actors, comedy writers. Some people are just looking for a good laugh, but some want to hire the comedians.

WWE Wrestles With Foreign Stereotypes In The Ring

Sat, 07/29/2017 - 5:08pm

Jinder Mahal recently shocked the wrestling world by becoming the WWE World Champion. He's the latest in a long line of foreign wrestlers offering a blunt critique of American supremacy.

Barbershop: Changes At The White House And What The GOP Does Next

Sat, 07/29/2017 - 5:08pm

Columnist and former speechwriter Mary Kate Cary, political strategist Ron Christie and public affairs strategist Brian Wise discuss the week's White House shake-up, as well as the health care debate.

Pakistanis Wonder If Courts Are Deciding The Fate Of Politicians Instead Of Elections

Sat, 07/29/2017 - 5:08pm

Ousted Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, who was dismissed by the country's Supreme Court following a corruption scandal, announced that he is nominating his brother to take over the post.

The Path Forward In Health Care Remains Uncertain For Both Parties

Sat, 07/29/2017 - 5:08pm

The failure of the GOP's health care bill in the senate means the Affordable Care Act is still law. NPR's Noel King speaks with Julie Rovner of Kaiser Health News about where things might go now.

The Week In Politics: From A Decisive Health Care Vote To New White House Staff

Sat, 07/29/2017 - 5:08pm

The week brought many surprises: Sen. John McCain's vote killed the GOP health care repeal effort, a new "foul-mouthed" White House communications director and the ouster of the chief of staff.

Apple Accused Of Removing Apps Used To Evade Censorship From Its China Store

Sat, 07/29/2017 - 3:35pm

VPNs can be used to skirt China's "Great Firewall" of Internet censorship. China is among Apple's biggest markets, and the company has shown a willingness to comply with Beijing's demands.

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