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Rain Stops In Colorado But Devastation Remains

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On 'Morning Edition': KUNC's Grace Hood reports on the flooding in Colorado

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On 'Morning Edition': Mark Benjamin of Bellview, Colo., talks about life beyond washed-out roads

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A cornfield is shrouded in mist at sunrise in rural Springfield, Neb. Nati Harnik/AP hide caption

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American Farmers Say They Feed The World, But Do They?

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JPMorgan Chase will reportedly pay a $700 million fine to settle allegations that it made risky trades out of its London office that led to more than $6 billion in losses. Mark Lennihan/AP hide caption

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The Two-Way

JPMorgan To Get Whale Of A Fine For Trading Losses

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JPMorgan To Get Whale Of A Fine For Trading Losses

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Rice farmers pull a harvest festival cart down country lanes in Narita city, Chiba prefecture. The area is home to Tokyo's main airport, but also has many agricultural areas. Anthony Kuhn/NPR hide caption

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Japan's Rice Farmers See Trade Deal As Threat To Tradition

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A blue whale (and human diver) swimming off the coast of Trincomalee, Sri Lanka, in April 2011. Amos Nachoun/Barcroft Media/Landov hide caption

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Animals

Earwax From Whales Keeps Record Of Ocean Contaminants

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Earwax From Whales Keeps Record Of Ocean Contaminants

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The Costa Concordia is seen after it was lifted upright on the Tuscan Island of Giglio, Italy, early Tuesday morning. Officials declared the results of the 19-hour operation "perfect." Andrew Medichini/AP hide caption

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The Two-Way

Mission Success: Costa Concordia Is Vertical

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Mission Success: Costa Concordia Is Vertical

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Workers at the eHealth call center outside Sacramento, Calif., get ready to sell health insurance through the marketplaces created under the federal health care law. Sales start Oct. 1. eHealth Inc. hide caption

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For-Profit Online Insurance Brokers Gear Up To Sell Obamacare

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For-Profit Online Insurance Brokers Gear Up To Sell Obamacare

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