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Around the Nation
6:56 am
Thu February 12, 2015

Why California Drivers Are Slowing Down In Hayward

Originally published on Thu February 12, 2015 9:09 am

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Around the Nation
6:56 am
Thu February 12, 2015

Police In New Hampshire Want To Arrest Punxsutawney Phil

Originally published on Thu February 12, 2015 9:09 am

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All Songs Considered
6:00 am
Thu February 12, 2015

The Tiny Desk Concert Contest Winner Is ...

Fantastic Negrito is the winner of the first-ever Tiny Desk Concert Contest.
Brian Gibel Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Thu February 12, 2015 2:59 pm

Today we're thrilled to announce that the winner of the Tiny Desk Concert Contest is Fantastic Negrito.

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NPR Story
5:09 am
Thu February 12, 2015

Centuries-Old Cello Is Awakened; Smells Like The Maestro's Pipe

Originally published on Thu February 12, 2015 9:09 am

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Around the Nation
5:09 am
Thu February 12, 2015

Record Snow Cripples Boston's Subway System

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Middle East
5:09 am
Thu February 12, 2015

Arab-Israeli Parties Join Forces In Upcoming Israeli Election

Originally published on Thu February 12, 2015 9:09 am

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Animals
7:21 am
Wed February 11, 2015

Cockatoo Mimics Marital Spats

Originally published on Wed February 11, 2015 8:00 am

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Good morning. I'm Renee Montagne. A North Carolina couple recently adopted a bird from a divorcing couple. And ever since, Peaches the cockatoo has been mimicking the marital spats of her previous owners

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Europe
6:30 am
Wed February 11, 2015

Environmentally Friendly Straw Houses For Sale In Britain

Originally published on Wed February 11, 2015 8:00 am

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Politics
6:13 am
Wed February 11, 2015

White House Reaches Out To Uninsured Americans, Jarrett Says

Originally published on Wed February 11, 2015 8:00 am

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NPR Story
5:07 am
Wed February 11, 2015

Aid Worker Held By ISIS Put Beliefs Into Action, Friends Say

Originally published on Wed February 11, 2015 2:18 pm

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Europe
5:07 am
Wed February 11, 2015

Minsk Meeting Aimed At Stopping Fighting In Eastern Ukraine

Originally published on Wed February 11, 2015 8:00 am

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Politics
5:07 am
Wed February 11, 2015

Sen. Kaine Pushes For Vote On Military Strikes Against ISIS

Originally published on Wed February 11, 2015 1:44 pm

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Around the Nation
7:59 am
Tue February 10, 2015

How Many Licks Does It Take To Get To A Tootsie Pop's Center?

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Mathematicians at New York University have helped answer that age-old question.

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BUDDY FOSTER: (As Boy) How many licks does it take to get to the Tootsie Roll center of a Tootsie Pop?

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Animals
7:59 am
Tue February 10, 2015

Dog In Croatia Banned From Barking

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NPR Story
5:07 am
Tue February 10, 2015

State Budgets To Be Hit By Slide In Oil Prices

Originally published on Tue February 10, 2015 7:59 am

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