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All Tech Considered
4:34 pm
Sun July 5, 2015

Reddit CEO Says Miscommunication Led To Blackout Protest

Ellen Pao, seen here in March, is the interim CEO of Reddit. The popular site has more than 160 million monthly visitors.
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This past week, users of the social sharing platform Reddit — one of the busiest sites on the Internet — hit a wall when moderators on several of the site's largest sections, called subreddits, locked users out.

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Space
4:22 pm
Sun July 5, 2015

From The Gridiron To The Galaxy At Large: An Astronaut's Unexpected Journey

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Movies
4:22 pm
Sun July 5, 2015

Out Of Broken English, A Film Crafts A Call For Classroom Repairs

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Latin America
8:40 am
Sun July 5, 2015

At An Asylum In Juarez, 'We Believe In Hope'

Residents relax in the courtyard of the Vision in Action asylum in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. social services are in short supply in Juarez, and many have no place else to go.
Alexandre Meneghini AP

Originally published on Sun July 5, 2015 11:00 am

Fifteen miles past the city limits of Juarez, an insane asylum serves as the last stop for a group of indigent and mentally ill people. It's called Vision en Accion, or Vision in Action, and it sits like a citadel in a filthy desert dotted with dumps and junkyards, in an area haunted by years of violence from the drug cartel wars that claimed more than 11,000 lives.

A few of the asylum's 120 residents live behind bars in tiny, solitary cement cells. You can hear them moaning or screaming at times.

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Sunday Puzzle
7:34 am
Sun July 5, 2015

What's A Pirate's Least-Favorite Puzzle? One That Hates Arrrrs

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On-air challenge: In each pair of clues, the answer to the first clue is a word that contains the consecutive letters A-R. Drop the A-R, and the remaining letters in order will form a word that answers the second clue.

Example: Sweet brown topping on ice cream / Animal with humps = C(AR)AMEL

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Sports
6:57 am
Sun July 5, 2015

The Week In Sports: The World Cup Conclusion

Originally published on Sun July 5, 2015 7:34 am

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Music Lists
6:57 am
Sun July 5, 2015

A Dazzling Tune For Summer Driving

Originally published on Sun July 5, 2015 7:34 am

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Movie Interviews
6:57 am
Sun July 5, 2015

'Amy' Is A Portrait Of An Artist Whose Life Goes Very Wrong

Originally published on Sun July 5, 2015 7:34 am

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Technology
4:08 pm
Sat July 4, 2015

In A Twist, Tech Companies Are Outsourcing Computer Work To ... Humans

Originally published on Sat July 4, 2015 5:42 pm

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Computer programs are super powerful, and they're coming for your job, right? Not so fast. In the past couple of months, Wired staff writer Julia Greenberg has noticed a new hiring trend, starting with a posting for a news editor at Apple.

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Religion
4:06 pm
Sat July 4, 2015

In A Time Of Grief And Recovery, A Sunday Sermon Foretold

Originally published on Sat July 4, 2015 5:42 pm

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