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World
7:44 am
Tue July 7, 2015

Man Re-Enacts Scene From Pixar's 'Up'

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Asia
7:44 am
Tue July 7, 2015

Beijing Hosts 'Space Out' Competition

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Sports
5:11 am
Tue July 7, 2015

Day 8 At Wimbledon Features Women's Quarterfinals

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Politics
5:11 am
Tue July 7, 2015

S.C. Senate Moves To Take Down State Capitol's Confederate Flag

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Economy
5:11 am
Tue July 7, 2015

With Greece Facing Economic Abyss, What Will EU Leaders Do?

Originally published on Tue July 7, 2015 1:47 pm

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Technology
5:11 am
Tue July 7, 2015

Hackers Target Controversial Italian Cyber Espionage Company

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StoryCorps
7:23 am
Mon July 6, 2015

CME Futures Pits To Close. 'It Was A Great Run,' Traders Say

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Around the Nation
6:29 am
Mon July 6, 2015

Missing Comma Gets Woman Out Of A Parking Ticket

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Around the Nation
5:59 am
Mon July 6, 2015

9-Year-Old Fisherman Lands 600 Pound Sturgeon

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NPR Story
5:01 am
Mon July 6, 2015

Politics In The News: Iran Nuclear Talks

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NPR Story
5:01 am
Mon July 6, 2015

Waiting For An Accord, IAEA Readies To Verify Iran's Nuclear Program

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5:01 am
Mon July 6, 2015

With Bailout Referendum Rejected, What Happens To Greece Now?

Originally published on Mon July 6, 2015 8:00 am

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Europe
5:01 am
Mon July 6, 2015

Greek Voters Give Bailout Referendum A Thumbs-Down

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Business
7:33 am
Fri July 3, 2015

Bubble Wrap Fans Were Outraged; Then Calmed Down

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Good morning. I'm David Greene. There was a big scare this week that bubble wrap as we know it is dead. The Internet flipped out when Sealed Air Corp announced a new type of bubble wrap. It'll be cheaper to store and ship but much less satisfying.

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Animals
7:33 am
Fri July 3, 2015

Parrot On A Winning Streak Picks Japan To Win Women's World Cup

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Europe
5:06 am
Fri July 3, 2015

When Greeks Vote Sunday, It's Not Just About A Debt Deal

A man waits at an Athens bus stop where the Greek word "no" has been spray-painted over "yes" on a banner put up in advance of Sunday's referendum. Greek voters will say whether they want to accept or reject a deal that's been offered by the country's creditors. Greeks are deeply divided and analysts say the outcome is not clear.
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Originally published on Fri July 3, 2015 12:20 pm

Elisavet Zachariadou is a retired professor of history in Athens. She admires Italian art and reads French literature and German philosophy. She considers herself a European.

"When I learned that Greece is going to be part of the European Union [in the 1980s], I was very happy," she recalls. "And I said, 'How nice. And how good for all of us.' "

But Zachariadou's attachment to Europe is complex. She's 84 and lives in the Athens suburb where she grew up during World War II, when Nazi Germany invaded Greece and her people suffered horribly.

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Planet Money
5:06 am
Fri July 3, 2015

Greece's Bailout Referendum Boils Down To: Yes Or No

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NPR Story
5:06 am
Fri July 3, 2015

Why It's An Uphill Battle To Make Indianapolis A More Pedestrian Friendly City

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5:06 am
Fri July 3, 2015

Implementation Of Obamacare Remains A Work In Progress

Originally published on Mon July 6, 2015 1:15 pm

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5:06 am
Fri July 3, 2015

The Legal Business Of Marijuana Is Growing But The Industry Lacks Diversity

Originally published on Fri July 3, 2015 7:41 am

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