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Love And Apps

Love in the digital age. Romance, sex and expectations in a time of Tinder, Bumble and OKCupid.

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Week In The News: New Hampshire Votes, Shaky Wall Street, Gravitational Waves

Trump and Sanders take New Hampshire. Ferguson under fire from the Justice Department. A rocky week on Wall Street. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

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Tom Ashbrook Tries Tinder

Host Tom Ashbrook tries Tinder! (For the sake of radio research, of course)

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How To Get Teens To Read

David Denby on the 24 great books that can bring even today's kids to reading. And maybe you, too.

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SCOTUS Stalls Clean Power Plan

The Supreme Court hits the brakes on the heart of President Obama's push to fight global warming. We'll dig in.

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Dealing With The Zika Threat

Taking on the Zika virus, from tackling the disease itself, to killing the mosquitoes that carry it to the challenge of birth control.

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Election 2016: New Hampshire Primary Results

The winners and losers in New Hampshire, and the path ahead in the presidential primary race.

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New Hampshire Primary 2016: The Economy

From New Hampshire, a deep dive, from Trump to Sanders, on how the candidates would approach the U.S. economy.

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New Hampshire Primary 2016: The Politics

We're live in New Hampshire for the first in the nation primary day, with all the latest on how the big vote is shaping up.

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Everyone's A Critic (Not Just A.O. Scott)

The critic speaks. The New York Times' A.O. Scott on how to think about art, pleasure, beauty and truth.

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