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Tweedy: Tiny Desk Concert

With his drummer son Spencer, Wilco's Jeff Tweedy performs three songs from their new album, Sukierae — plus a cover of "You Are Not Alone," which the elder Tweedy wrote for Mavis Staples.

Low water levels, like at this reservoir near Gustine, Calif., bring birds and mosquitoes together and help transmit West Nile virus to humans. Rich Pedroncelli/AP hide caption

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In California, Less Water Means More West Nile Virus KQED

You'd think that mosquitoes wouldn't like drought, but that's not what's happening in California, where stagnant water has spawned more mosquitoes. Cases of West Nile virus have doubled since last year.

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Shonda Rhimes speaks onstage at the "How To Get Away With Murder" panel during the Television Critics Association press tour in the summer of 2014. Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images hide caption

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The Only One: A Talk With Shonda Rhimes

No, the screenwriter, director and producer did not spend the entire hour speaking about diversity in television or about the article that referred to her as an "Angry Black Woman." As NPR's Linda Holmes notes, Rhimes has a lot more to say.

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