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Fire-Setting Ranchers Have Burning Desire To Save Tallgrass Prairie

In eastern Kansas, ranchers burn the prairie every spring to bring back grass for grazing cattle. Environmentalists celebrate those fires because without them the delicate ecosystem would disappear.

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Cake Or Death? Gâteau, S'il Vous Plaît!

British comedian Eddie Izzard talks with NPR's David Greene about doing stand-up in foreign languages, running far too many marathons, and why he rarely performs in drag these days.

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Test First Before Going For Those Testosterone Supplements

It sounds so simple; slap on a testosterone patch and you're feeling young again. But for many men, the problem may really be obesity or diabetes. Here's how to know.

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Mississippi's Lone Abortion Clinic Fights To Remain Open
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How A Public Corruption Scandal Became A Fight Over Free Speech
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