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Do you have some free time this Labor Day weekend? Spend it reading about a fascinating frame-up — or pondering the long hours we work. Here, travelers wait for trains at Union Station in Washington, D.C., on Friday, the start of the holiday weekend. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Ryan Johanningmeier, a Colorado football player, works out at Pro Scout day in 2000. He was profiled by the Denver Post recently, and that story is highlighted in this week's #NPRreads. John Epperson/Denver Post via Getty Images hide caption

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Mick Kipp, Firing Up the Holiday Salsa

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Augusten Burroughs' Mother Speaks Out

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