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Friday, May 22nd, 2015 - Hour 2

Stories from this broadcast: It's Only Getting Worse: California Farmers Consider Historic Cuts; Beatification Of Oscar Romero Marks Turning Point For Catholic Church; Clinton Emails And Iraq Dominate 2016 Campaign News; Wal-Mart Calls On Suppliers To Treat Farm Animals Better; ISIS Gains Ground In Iraq And Syria; Oregon Looks To Raise Wages For People With Intellectual Disabilities; Dr. Beach Reveals His Top 10 U.S. Beaches For 2015

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Friday, May 22nd, 2015 - Hour 1

Stories from this broadcast: Irish Voters Decide Whether To Legalize Same-Sex Marriage; What's Next For Controversial Colorado Birth Control Program?; The Ad That Ushered In An Era Of Tough-On-Crime Politics; 2015 Shaping Up To Be An El Niño Year; 'All Souls Trilogy' Author Deborah Harkness; The Brave New World Of 'Editing' Human Genes

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Thursday, May 21st, 2015 - Hour 2

Stories from this broadcast: Clean-Up Continues After Santa Barbara Oil Spill; Historic Syrian Site Endangered By ISIS; Mother Of Student Informant Who Overdosed Wants Dealer Charged; Rookie Drivers Get A Pass On Parallel Parking In Maryland; YouTube Sensation Publishes Her First Cookbook; Jailed Journalist Goes On Trial In Iran Next Week

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Thursday, May 21st, 2015 - Hour 1

Stories from this broadcast: Congress Scrambles On NSA Surveillance, Trade Authority; More Training Proposed For Oklahoma Volunteer Police; UC's Napolitano Speaks Out On High Cost Of Public Ed, Anti-Semitism On Campus; Extra Point Was Extra Easy, So NFL Moves To Make It Harder; Study: Suicide Rate Doubles For Black Children 5–11 Years Old; Why Are More Black Children Taking Their Own Lives?; Wide Media Coverage Of Fabricated Study Begs The Question, How To Do It Better?

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Wednesday, May 20th, 2015 - Hour 2

Stories from this broadcast: The Sticking Point Of The Patriot Act: Section 215; Feds Say High-Profile Cancer Foundation Was A Fraud; Is Oklahoma's Death Penalty Cruel And Unusual? Supreme Court To Decide; Five Banks To Pay Billions Over Currency Manipulation; 'Finding The Good' Through Obituary Writing; Becoming A Cop, As Police Protests Dominate Headlines

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Wednesday, May 20th, 2015 - Hour 1

Stories from this broadcast: A Grim Outlook As Greece Struggles To Repay Its Debts; One Young Greek Explains Why So Many Are Leaving; Man To Swim Across Pacific For A Cause; Memories Of David Letterman, Before 'Late Show'; Bids At North Dakota Mineral Auction Reflect Price Of Oil; Jimmy Carter Has Created New Model For Past Presidents; Pandas' Bamboo Diet May Endanger Them

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Tuesday, May 19th, 2015 - Hour 2

Stories from this broadcast: White House Unveils Plan To Save Honeybees; In Nebraska, A Rare Conservative Push To Ban The Death Penalty; Outlaw Motorcycle Gangs Front And Center After Waco Shootout; How To Get Arrested Without Really Trying; Supreme Court Adds Protections For 401(k) Investors; DJ Sessions: From Gypsy Funk To A 12-Year-Old Jazz Pianist; Can Boston Lose Its 2024 Olympic Bid?

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Tuesday, May 19th, 2015 - Hour 1

Stories from this broadcast: Dairy Farm Workers Protest Alleged Abuse In Upstate New York; Look Back At David Letterman's Top 10 Moments; New Jersey Debates Lifting Ban On Self-Serve Gas; Congressman Weighs Risk And Rewards In ISIS Raid; U.S. Raid In Syria Targets ISIS Leader; The Wonkish Ways Of D.C.'s Tech Scene

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Monday, May 18th, 2015 - Hour 2

Stories from this broadcast: Week In Politics: Obama Needs To Convince Fellow Democrats On Trade; As Feet Grow, So Do These Shoes; Marathon Bombing Survivor Reflects On Death Sentence; U.S. Airlines Prepare For Record Number Of Passengers This Summer; Gender Pronouns And The History Of 'They'

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Monday, May 18th, 2015 - Hour 1

Stories from this broadcast: ISIS Claims Victory Close To Baghdad; The Case For Police Militarization; Dozens Arrested After Waco Biker Gang Shootout; Former Afghan Interpreters Having A Tough Time In U.S.; N.C. Bluesman Had A Voice 'Like Honey Over Hot Chocolate'; Chef Yotam Ottolenghi's 'Jerusalem'; Americans' Lottery Spending: Who Spends Most And Where?

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