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On Fania Records And The Music That Made It Matter

Fifty years ago, a New York musician and his lawyer friend started a small record label that would become a global brand, taking salsa music from New York clubs to the rest of the world.

Legend (Huyen Thoai Me) Van-Anh Vanessa Vo
Green River Delta (Luu Thuý Truong) Van-Anh Vanessa Vo

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In 'Lila,' A Nomad Finds Solace And Love In The Arms Of A Preacher

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Restaurants Shave Calories Off New Menu Items

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Twenty-Six Gasoline Stations Erik Friedlander
Carom Erik Friedlander

Ideally, the best place to care for someone ill with Ebola is at the end of a hall in a room with its own bathroom, anteroom and entrance, says Dr. Jack Ross of Hartford Hospital. Jeff Cohen/WNPR hide caption

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One U.S. Hospital's Strategy For Stopping Ebola's Advance

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Why One Public Health Expert Thinks Airport Ebola Screening Won't Work

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The Animator Shan Kenner

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Deford: A New Sports Talk Show By Women, But Will People Watch?

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Quimbara Celia Cruz & Johnny Pacheco
Chamber Timba Manuel Valera & New Cuban Express
Meditation on Two Chords Avishai Cohen & Lionel Loueke
After the Big Rain Avishai Cohen & Lionel Loueke
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Videos Of Deadly Police Encounters Grab The Media Spotlight, But Why?

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Millennial Voters Are Paying Attention — So Why Don't More Vote?

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