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  1. Decorated Tuskegee Airman Lowell Steward Dies At 95

    He flew nearly 150 missions and was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross, but after the war, Steward returned home and was denied a mortgage because of his skin color.
    News · NPR Story
  2. North Korea Has An Interesting Offer. And Another Threat

    The secretive regime denies any involvement with the Sony Pictures hack and says the U.S. must allow it to help find the real culprit. Or else.
    News · NPR Story
  3. Russia Says It Won't 'Cave In' To New Western Sanctions

    The reaction comes after President Obama signed an executive order on Friday slapping economic sanctions on Crimea, a day after the EU approved similar measures.
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  4. BandSwap culminates this weekend in Denver and Fort Collins

    This weekend marks the BandSwap homecoming celebration in Denver and Fort Collins.
    OpenAir · Blog Post
  5. Weekend Arts Roundup: Colo. musicians rock for teachers, artist friends come together and more

    This weekend's arts happenings around Colorado include a concert benefiting Teach for America, an exhibition featuring the artists of TANK Studios in South Denver and more.
    News · Story
  6. St. Louis Grand Jury Heard Witnesses Who Lied, Prosecutor Says

    Weeks after he announced a grand jury's decision not to indict a Ferguson, Mo., police officer in Michael Brown's death, prosecutor Robert McCulloch explains some of his own decisions in the case.
    News · NPR Story
  7. 'Team America' Is Benched: Won't Return To Theaters, Reports Say

    One day after some U.S. theaters vowed to screen Team America: World Police in the place of The Interview, whose release was canceled, word has emerged that Team America has also been pulled.
    News · NPR Story
  8. Some Early Childhood Experiences Shape Adult Life, But Which?

    Nature and nurture both matter, and having love and support from parents early on makes make academic and social success as an adult more likely, a study finds. But a child's temperament matters too.
    News · NPR Story
  9. Instagram Is Now Valued At $35 Billion By Citigroup Analysts

    Less than three years ago, Facebook purchased Instagram for $1 billion. The photo-sharing service is said to have more than 300 million users.
    News · NPR Story
  10. Indian Court Says Elephant Who Was Chained For 50 Years Is Free

    Raju the elephant appeared to shed tears last July when he was freed from his shackles. He will now be allowed to remain with his rescuers. His previous owner had wanted him back.
    News · NPR Story