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  1. 6 Education Stories To Watch In 2016

    NPR's senior education correspondent offers his predictions for the big stories in K-12 and higher education.
    CPR News · NPR Story
  2. OpenAir New Year's Programming: Our 2014 schedule

    See OpenAir's full New Year's schedule, including our Listener Poll countdown all day on Jan. 1.
    CPR's OpenAir · Story
  3. Falling Oil Prices Hit Levels Not Seen Since 2009

    OPEC's failure to agree on production cuts last Friday has sent prices down further.
    CPR News · NPR Story
  4. Will More Day Care Help Boost Japan's Sluggish Economy?

    Greater access to child care is central to Japan's "womenomics" policy. The hope is that more day care will mean more women remain in the workforce after they become mothers.
    CPR News · NPR Story
  5. Colorado tax refunds could come a year early

    Gov. John Hickenlooper's economists predict the state need to refund nearly $200 million next year because of revenue increases in the current budget year.
    CPR News · Story
  6. Medicaid Programs Fall Short When It Comes To Helping Smokers Quit

    People who have Medicaid insurance are much more likely to be smokers, and the program pays for medication to help them quit. But just 10 percent of Medicaid recipients get that help, a study finds.
    CPR News · NPR Story
  7. Watch President Obama Put A Question To The Candidates For His Job

    In an interview with NPR, President Obama talks about interviewing people he finds extraordinary and about what question he'd pose to the people who want to succeed him in the White House.
    CPR News · NPR Story
  8. You've Heard Of The Nae Nae. But What About Na Goore?

    Viral videos come from every corner of the planet. Here's a look at some of the year's most popular YouTube videos from the developing world.
    CPR News · NPR Story
  9. Your Guide To 'Back To The Future Day' Events Near Denver

    Movie theaters, street artists and the Colorado Symphony are celebrating the "Back to the Future" movie franchise.
    CPR News · Story
  10. After Escaped Convict Is Shot In New York, Police Hunt For Accomplice

    Authorities said that they "verbally challenged" Richard Matt, but the escapee was shot when he did not respond. David Sweat, who escaped the prison along with Matt, is still at large.
    CPR News · NPR Story