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We finally found this simple, traditional radio at Radioshack — though they are also available, in abundance, online. Emily Jan/NPR hide caption

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Finding A 'Radio That Is Just A Radio' In The Digital Age

World Radio Day was created to celebrate the medium's ability to reach all corners of the globe, due to its affordability and portability. But how common are radios that still fit that description?

My Funny Valentine Oscar Peterson
Love for Sale Oscar Peterson
VW Bug Barbara Higbie
Love Jones J Dilla
Supreme Sabzi

The temple of Sharfadin in Northern Iraq is 800 years old, and followers of the Yazidi religion consider it one of the most sacred sites in the world. Though ISIS tried to destroy it, a small group of Yazidi fighters kept the shrine standing. Ari Shapiro/NPR hide caption

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Outmanned And Outgunned, Fighters Defend Yazidi Shrine Against ISIS

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Meyer Neil Cowley Trio
Distance By Clockwork Neil Cowley Trio
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Finding A 'Radio That Is Just A Radio' In The Digital Age

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This Is Radio Clash The Clash
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A Serious Man: Father John Misty's Transformation In Progress

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Holy S**t (Special Live Performance) Father John Misty
Secret Fire, Binding Light Saxon Shore
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Yusor Abu-Salha was one of the victims in Tuesday's shooting in Chapel Hill, N.C. She sat down with her teacher, Mussarut Jabeen, at StoryCorps last May. StoryCorps hide caption

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Chapel Hill Shooting Victims Were 'Radiant,' Teacher Says

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Kathy Van Sluyters (left), Barbara Carr and Colleen Dickinson chat on a recently finished sidewalk across from Wildflower Terrace, a mixed-income apartment building in the Mueller development for people ages 55 and over. Julia Robinson for NPR hide caption

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A Texas Community Takes On Racial Tensions Once Hidden Under The Surface

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Memo Ambrose Akinmusire
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