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Simon Says

In The Face Of A Bloodied Boy, A Call To Look More Deeply At Syria

Prompted by the image of a little boy in Aleppo whose face is caked with rubble and blood, NPR's Scott Simon reflects on the costs and effects of the war in Syria.

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All Tech Considered

After DNC Hack, Cybersecurity Experts Worry About Old Machines, Vote Tampering

Experts have long warned that America's patchwork of old and unsecured voting systems leaves votes vulnerable to tampering — and in ways that wouldn't have to involve a foreign attack.

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Politics

#NeverTrump Candidate McMullin Envisions A Country Of Understanding And Respect

Many consider Evan McMullin, an independent candidate for president, to be an alternative to Donald Trump for conservative voters.

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In The Face Of A Bloodied Boy, A Call To Look More Deeply At Syria

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#NeverTrump Candidate McMullin Envisions A Country Of Understanding, Respect

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After its maiden voyage from China, the largest container ship to ever make port in North America, unloads its cargo in the Port of Los Angeles on Dec. 26, 2015. The major shipping companies in Europe and Asia began ordering the state-of-the-art, supersized ships back in 2011, when times were better. Scott Varley/AP hide caption

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Amid Industry Downturn, Global Shipping Sees Record-Low Growth

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'Googly-Eyed' Stubby Squid Captures Internet's Attention

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Barbra Streisand On Broadway, Hollywood — And Siri

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After DNC Hack, Cybersecurity Experts Worry About Old Machines, Vote Tampering

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Charlene Kaye: 'It's Hard To Be What You Don't See'

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