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  1. Farm Subsidies Persist And Grow, Despite Talk Of Reform

    The Farm Bill promised to cut subsidies to farmers. Instead, farmers will continue getting about $20 billion a year thanks to new programs that compensate farmers when corn and soybean prices fall.
    CPR News · NPR Story
  2. Ahead Of Sentencing, Ex-Speaker Dennis Hastert Is Sued Over Hush Money

    A man who says he was sexually abused by Hastert as a teenager is seeking the rest of the $3.5 million Hastert allegedly promised. Hastert faces sentencing this week for crimes related to the cash.
    CPR News · NPR Story
  3. Beyond 'Mrs. Jones': Billy Paul's Music You Might Not Have Heard

    Two things help explain Billy Paul's unique vocal style: his early dreams of playing saxophone, and his emulation of female jazz singers such as Billie Holiday.
    CPR News · NPR Story
  4. The Case For John Kasich, The Candidate The Most Voters Think Is OK

    The Ohio governor says there are "two paths" for the Republican Party — one of "darkness" and the one that he's on. That may resonate more with general election voters than primary voters, though.
    CPR News · NPR Story
  5. U.N. Says Syria Represents Worst Refugee Crisis In 25 Years

    The high commissioner for refugees estimates that more than 4 million have fled since the start of the civil war four years ago. An additional 7.6 million are believed to be displaced inside Syria.
    CPR News · NPR Story
  6. Rocky Mountain National Park Marks 100 Years With A Rededication

    President Woodrow Wilson established the park in 1915, a year before the creation of the National Parks Service itself.
    CPR News · Entry
  7. Legislature Again Tackles Driver's Licenses For Undocumented Immigrants

    Who's allowed to drive in Colorado? Is it a matter of public safety or a form of "back-door amnesty"? Two state lawmakers make their case.
    CPR News · Story
  8. Hispanic-owned businesses are borrowing less than they did 5 years ago. Here's why

    Hispanics are the dominant minority group in Colorado, but when it comes to small business loans, they are falling significantly behind.
    CPR News · Story
  9. For These Greek Grandmas, Helping Migrants Brings Back Their Own Past

    The women, now in their 80s, say they live on Lesbos because their parents came to the island as refugees a century ago. Pope Francis will highlight the plight of all migrants on a visit Saturday.
    CPR News · NPR Story
  10. Aspen Music Festival Reveals Summer 2016 Lineup

    Highlights include performances by Renee Fleming, Sarah Chang and the Emerson Quartet.
    CPR Classical · Entry

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