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06/25/2017 at 06:10. Facebook
"We sat in a clinic exam room listening to a series of people whose job it seemed was to talk Robert out of even wanting a transplant ... the message we took away was, 'The kidney transplant system doesn't like black people.' "
We sat in a clinic exam room listening to a series of

'Interlaced Fingers' Traces Roots Of Racial Disparity In Kidney Transplants

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06/25/2017 at 05:00. Facebook
Can comedian Eddie Izzard answer three questions about Australian psychedelic rock band King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard?
Can comedian Eddie Izzard answer three questions about Australian psychedelic rock band

Not My Job: Eddie Izzard Gets Quizzed On King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard

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06/25/2017 at 03:30. Facebook
Schools across the country adopting 1-to-1 device-to-student programs at rapid rates, but how those devices, like laptops, affect students in the summertime isn't clear yet.
Schools across the country adopting 1to1 devicetostudent programs at rapid rates but

Schools Let Students Take Laptops Home In Hopes Of Curbing 'Summer Slide'

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06/25/2017 at 02:00. Facebook
Of the more than 1,300 people who have died of the disease, a quarter have been children, authorities say.
Of the more than 1300 people who have died of the disease

Yemen Now Faces 'The Worst Cholera Outbreak In The World,' U.N. Says

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06/25/2017 at 00:40. Facebook
The Obama administration's response has increasingly come under scrutiny this week.
The Obama administration's response has increasingly come under scrutiny this week

Trump Asks 'Why No Action?' Amid Questions About Obama's Response To Russian Meddling

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06/24/2017 at 23:30. Facebook
In "Too Fat, Too Slutty, Too Loud," cultural critic Anne Helen Petersen has written her own catalog of unruly women.
In Too Fat Too Slutty Too Loud cultural critic Anne Helen Petersen

'Too Fat, Too Slutty' Challenges Cultural Expectations Of Women

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06/24/2017 at 22:45. Facebook
In sub-Saharan Africa, the best estimate is that 20,000 to 32,000 people die from snakebites each year, but this classification could help get more resources allocated to fighting this public health problem.
In subSaharan Africa the best estimate is that 20000 to 32000 people

Snakebites Make The List Of 'Neglected Tropical Diseases'

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06/24/2017 at 22:00. Facebook
Hear new songs by Chicago hip-hop artist Rich Jones, Toronto garage-rockers Alvvays and French dance-pop duo Burning Peacocks in this month's list.
Hear new songs by Chicago hiphop artist Rich Jones Toronto garagerockers Alvvays

Heavy Rotation: The 10 Songs Public Radio Can't Stop Playing

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06/24/2017 at 21:15. Facebook
What will Daniel Day-Lewis do now? He's not saying. But NPR's Melissa Block would like to guess.
What will Daniel DayLewis do now Hes not saying But NPRs Melissa

Imagining Daniel Day-Lewis In A Life Without Acting

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06/24/2017 at 20:30. Facebook
"You don't die of Alzheimer's," Greg says. "You die of everything else. But first, you live with it all. Alzheimer's is not your grandfather's disease."
You dont die of Alzheimers Greg says You die of everything else

More Than Memory: Coping With The Other Ills Of Alzheimer's

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06/24/2017 at 19:45. Facebook
Leila de Lima, 57, was jailed in February on President Rodrigo Duterte's orders, after she launched a Senate investigation into Duterte's bloody war on drugs.
Leila de Lima 57 was jailed in February on President Rodrigo Dutertes

Jailed Philippine Senator: 'I Won't Be Silenced Or Cowed'

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06/24/2017 at 19:00. Facebook
Between twin bombings at a Parachinar market, a car bombing near a police office in Quetta and a shooting in Karachi, Pakistan is reeling from attacks claimed by several extremist groups.
Between twin bombings at a Parachinar market a car bombing near a

Dozens Of People Killed In A Bloody Day Of Attacks Across Pakistan

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06/24/2017 at 18:15. Facebook
It is the unofficial position of the NPR Digital News team that all dogs are beautiful dogs.
It is the unofficial position of the NPR Digital News team that

PHOTOS: Meet Martha, World's Ugliest Dog

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06/24/2017 at 17:27. Facebook
Five years ago today, the world lost Lonesome George, a famous tortoise from the Galapagos. For decades researchers tried to find a female of George's species to preserve his bloodline, but he died childless. NPR's science youtube channel, Skunk Bear, offered up this musical memorial.
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06/24/2017 at 16:44. Facebook
If you want to buy a pound of the world's most expensive cheese, it's going to cost you $560.
If you want to buy a pound of the world's most expensive cheese it's going to cost you 560

A Serbian Farmer Wants To Protect The Balkan Donkey By Selling Its Pricey Milk

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06/24/2017 at 16:03. Facebook
Attendees at the Timbers vs. Sounders game Sunday in Portland — a huge soccer rivalry — will take part in the home team's 80th-minute tradition, singing "You Are My Sunshine." Meet Jim Serrill, the Timbers' original logger mascot, who started that tradition after a family tragedy. It wasn't the first time the soccer world showed him love and support when he needed it most.
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06/24/2017 at 15:10. Facebook
If you asked a Washington insider to come up with a legal dream team for a situation like President Trump faces, it's highly unlikely this is who they would think of.
If you asked a Washington insider to come up with a legal

Meet President Trump's Outside Legal Team

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Jennifer Click
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06/24/2017 at 14:10. Facebook
A few states and the District of Colombia have relaxed building codes in recent years and started to permit the use of cladding.
A few states and the District of Colombia have relaxed building codes

Some U.S. States Relax Restrictions On Cladding Suspected In Grenfell Tower Fire

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06/24/2017 at 13:20. Facebook
DeVos has been questioned repeatedly — and has repeatedly deflected questions — about whether she would uphold the rights of LGBT students at private schools that receive public money
DeVos has been questioned repeatedly and has repeatedly deflected questions about whether

DeVos Appoints CEO Of A Student Loan Company To Head Federal Aid Agency

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06/24/2017 at 12:26. Facebook
Some lawmakers are already raising concern that the bill could aggravate the problem of healthy people going without insurance, driving up costs for everyone else.
Some lawmakers are already raising concern that the bill could aggravate the

How The Senate Health Care Bill Could Disrupt The Insurance Market

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