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  1. Judge Says Detained Immigrant Women, Children Should Be Released

    A federal judge has given the government 90 days to prove that holding hundreds of minors and their mothers in unlicensed secure facilities does not violate a 1997 settlement.
    News · NPR Story
  2. Mormons Face A Painful Loss If The Church Severs Boy Scout Ties

    Scouting has been the official program for Mormon boys for more than 100 years, but that may change after a vote allowing openly gay leaders. A Brigham Young professor says a split would be wrenching.
    News · NPR Story
  3. Teachers say working on the front lines of poverty is heartbreaking, rewarding

    Teachers talk with us about poverty in the classroom, what they see and how they try to help.
    News · Story
  4. You've Saved Money At The Pump. Why Aren't You Spending It?

    Falling oil prices haven't boosted economic growth as much as expected. That's partly because consumers have chosen to pay down debt and save some of the windfall rather than spend it all.
    News · NPR Story
  5. Subway Suspends Ties With Pitchman Jared Fogle

    Authorities raided Fogle's home, but he has not been arrested or charged. Tuesday's raid puts a spotlight on Fogle's ties to the former head of a foundation he created to fight childhood obesity.
    News · NPR Story
  6. Riot Fest reveals new name, location for 2015 Denver event

    Riot Fest & Rodeo will take place at Denver's National Western Complex from Aug. 28-30.
    OpenAir · Story
  7. Weekly Music News: Slowdive, Elliott Smith, Cloud Nothings, and more

    This week in music news: Slowdive reunite, new albums from Cloud Nothings and Afghan Whigs, RIP Pete Seeger, and more
    OpenAir · Blog Post
  8. After The Game, Looking Back At 'The Worst Call In Super Bowl History'

    Many are blaming the Seattle Seahawks' loss to the New England Patriots on the decision to pass the ball instead of handing it to Marshawn Lynch.
    News · NPR Story
  9. Arson Attack That Killed Toddler In West Bank Is Called Terrorism

    An 18-month old died in the fire. The perpetrators scrawled slogans in Hebrew on an outside wall of the house. Palestinian leaders blamed the Israeli government.
    News · NPR Story
  10. Sold Into Sex Slavery: The Plight Of African Women Migrating To Europe

    They travel for months, even years, from sub-Saharan Africa to Europe, hoping for a better life. But many thousands are forced into prostitution to pay for the journey.
    News · NPR Story