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Howard Levy, Harmonica's Main Man

Harmonica virtuoso Howard Levy tears it up with us. From Bach to the blues.

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Week In The News: Greek Crisis, Cuban Embassy, Overtime Expansion

Overtime pay. Diplomatic ties with Cuba. Greece defaults. Iran deadline missed. Chris Christie jumps in. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

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Are You There, America? It's Her, Judy Blume

Beloved children's author Judy Blume is writing for adults again – on disaster. Judy Blume joins us.

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ISIS Is Winning The Internet Game

A big, provocative look at the sophisticated online efforts of ISIS to recruit and lure Westerners to their cause.

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Infants And Inmates

Babies born in prison. The numbers are growing. What's best for baby? We'll take a closer look.

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Redefining American Overtime

Five million workers may qualify for overtime pay. We'll look at the plan and the pushback.

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The Worldwide Space Race

Global plans for outer space. We'll look around the world at who has what agendas for out there.

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Greek Debt Crisis Spirals Toward Default

Greece closes its banks as debt negotiations reach a crisis point. We hear the latest on the debt crisis and its threat to the Eurozone.

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How Your Gut Bacteria Influences Your Emotions

Can bacteria in your gut influence your brain? Your mood? Your emotions? Top scientists say yes.

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The Supreme Court: What To Make Of The Rulings, And What's Next

Same-sex marriage. Obamacare. Lethal injection. Voting rights. Redistricting. A big look at the Supreme Court term.

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