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Sidney, Neb., has been home to Cabela's corporate headquarters since 1964, when Dick and Mary Cabela's catalog company outgrew its original offices in nearby Chappell. Kirk Siegler/NPR hide caption

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Cabela's Sale Sends Ripples of Anxiety Through Rural Nebraska Town

The sale of the outdoor retail giant to rival Bass Pro Shops has folks in Sidney, Neb., wrestling with the notion of becoming just another struggling rural American town.

If President Trump's EPA rolls back the decision, it could make Pebble Mine a reality in the Bristol Bay region, where one of the world's most important sockeye salmon fisheries is based. Brian Adams for NPR hide caption

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Trump's EPA Could Open Door For Alaska Gold And Copper Mine

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Goran Bregović in his native Sarajevo. Bregović's latest album, Three Letters from Sarajevo, is available now. Remi Crepeau/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Music Interviews

Goran Bregović Reconciles Religion With Music On 'Three Letters From Sarajevo'

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Goran Bregović Reconciles Religion With Music On 'Three Letters From Sarajevo'

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Ehud Nakar (Tel Aviv), Ore Gottlieb (Tel Aviv), Leo Singer (NASA), Mansi Kasliwal (Caltech), and the GROWTH collaboration YouTube

The Two-Way

WATCH: What Happens When 2 Neutron Stars Collide

2 min

WATCH: What Happens When 2 Neutron Stars Collide

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The Fulbright Triptych by Simon Dinnerstein. Courtesy of Simon Dinnerstein hide caption

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A Painting Stored Away And The Artist Who Wants It To See The Light Of Day

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Sidney, Neb., has been home to Cabela's corporate headquarters since 1964, when Dick and Mary Cabela's catalog company outgrew its original offices in nearby Chappell. Kirk Siegler/NPR hide caption

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Cabela's Sale Sends Ripples of Anxiety Through Rural Nebraska Town

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