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  1. For Sale: One Used Internet Company Called Yahoo

    Potential buyers are due to submit bids for Yahoo's core Internet business on Monday. Yahoo may be the number three search engine, but it's struggled to attract investors and keep up with competitors.
    CPR News · NPR Story
  2. With Payday Loans Burying Borrowers, Community Tries Alternatives

    Some experts say there are better, cheaper alternatives for getting small dollar loans than payday loans, which are often cash sources of the last resort.
    CPR News · NPR Story
  3. Murder Trial Begins For Officer Who Drove Van In Freddie Gray Case

    Officer Caesar Goodson, who faces the most serious charge related to Freddie Gray's death in 2015, heads to court in Baltimore on Thursday. Two trials of other officers ended without convictions.
    CPR News · NPR Story
  4. North Korea Test-Fires Two Missiles, And One Isn't Deemed A Failure

    One of the two midrange ballistic missiles launched Wednesday appears to be the most successful test yet.
    CPR News · NPR Story
  5. In Italy, Protesters Push For Rights For Same-Sex Couples

    Italy is the last western European country with no legal protections for same-sex couples. Protesters in the mostly Catholic nation are advocating a civil union bill that goes to Parliament next week.
    CPR News · NPR Story
  6. One Day After Indictment, Former Chesapeake Energy CEO Dies In Car Crash

    The Oklahoma City Police Department has confirmed that Aubrey McClendon died in a car crash Wednesday morning, one day after he was charged with orchestrating a conspiracy over oil and gas prices.
    CPR News · NPR Story
  7. New Hampshire Pioneered Suicide Prevention Approach Now Used In Colorado

    The effort by mental health activists and gun sellers provides suicide-prevention information to customers and shop owners.
    CPR News · Story
  8. Univision Cuts Ties With Trump After Comments About Immigrants

    Univision is severing its relationship with Donald Trump following Trump's comments during his presidential announcement speech that immigrants from Mexico were "rapists," among other things.
    CPR News · NPR Story
  9. Changes For Colon Cancer Screening: 5 Things To Know Now

    A federal task force expanded the list of recommended colorectal cancer screening tests. Here's the lowdown on the tests and how they might be covered now and in the future by health insurance.
    CPR News · NPR Story
  10. Beethoven's Symphony No. 7: 'Apotheosis Of The Dance'

    Why it should be more popular.
    CPR Classical · Blog Post