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Around the Nation
6:59 am
Mon August 3, 2015

After Moon Trip, Aldrin Required To Fill Out Customs Form

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Around the Nation
6:59 am
Mon August 3, 2015

Personal Injury Lawyer Stars In Toddler's Birthday Party

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Parallels
4:20 am
Mon August 3, 2015

Allegations Of Corruption Dog Mexico's First Lady Angélica Rivera

Angelica Rivera, the wife of Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto, has been embroiled in controversy over the purchase of a luxury home.
Thomas Samson AP

Originally published on Mon August 3, 2015 10:53 am

Eight months ago, Mexico's first lady, Angélica Rivera, known for her fondness of designer clothes and European vacations, made a public promise to sell a multimillion-dollar mansion bought under controversial circumstances. She purchased the home, at below market rates, from a contractor with lucrative connections to her husband.

The scandal has been one of the biggest to rock President Enrique Peña Nieto's administration. Months later, many questions remain regarding the purchase — and Rivera has yet to sell the house.

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NPR Story
4:11 am
Mon August 3, 2015

After 9 Days, Special Olympics World Games Come To A Close

Originally published on Mon August 3, 2015 6:09 am

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NPR Story
4:11 am
Mon August 3, 2015

Al Jazeera's Mohamed Fahmy Waits To Hear If He Faces More Prison Time

Originally published on Mon August 3, 2015 6:59 am

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NPR Story
4:11 am
Mon August 3, 2015

Will Another Democrat Make A Bid For The Presidency?

Originally published on Mon August 3, 2015 6:59 am

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Sports
10:18 am
Fri July 31, 2015

Summer Olympics 2008 Host Beijing Awarded 2022 Winter Games

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RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST:

And the winner is...

(SOUNDBITE OF ARCHIVED RECORDING)

UNIDENTIFIED MAN: The International Olympic Committee has the honor to announce the host city of the Olympic Winter Games 2022 - Beijing.

(APPLAUSE)

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Around the Nation
6:24 am
Fri July 31, 2015

Great White Shark Keeps Swimmer From Desired Goal

Originally published on Fri July 31, 2015 10:18 am

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Around the Nation
5:52 am
Fri July 31, 2015

People Who Text While Walking Develop Protective Shuffle

Originally published on Fri July 31, 2015 10:18 am

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Animals
4:08 am
Fri July 31, 2015

Here's How To Identify Sounds You Hear In Nature

Originally published on Fri July 31, 2015 10:18 am

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Thanks to smartphones, you rarely have to strain anymore to remember the name of a song. Start up a phone app. Hold your device by the radio or a restaurant speaker. And the app will usually recognize the song.

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