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Where Jokes Go To Die, And Other Observations From Comic John Oliver

According to Oliver, the White House Correspondents' Dinner is not a good room for comedy — but that wouldn't stop him from hosting. His new show, Last Week Tonight, premiers Sunday on HBO.

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Tampa Hosts Bollywood's Biggest Stars At Annual Awards Show

India's Bollywood film industry is increasingly reaching a world-wide audience. To highlight the international appeal, the industry holds its annual awards ceremony every year outside of India.

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Heavy Rotation: 10 Songs Public Radio Can't Stop Playing

Check out NPR Music's latest batch of favorite new songs, including music from tUnE-yArDs, Dan Croll, Freddie Gibbs and Madlib, SZA, Dana Falconberry, Ernest Ranglin and more.

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Does Russia Have The Military To Take Ukraine?

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Got My Goat? Vermont Farms Put Fresh Meat On Refugee Tables

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Tampa Hosts Bollywood's Biggest Stars At Annual Awards Show

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After A Shocking Loss, Finding Healing By Teaching Others

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Confusion, Cost Lead Some Californians To Go Uninsured

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With Medical Debt Rising, Some Doctors Push For Payment Upfront

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Where Jokes Go To Die, And Other Observations From Comic John Oliver

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