• PBS NewsHour -- Weekly Poem: 'I Go Back to May 1937'
    Weekly Poem: 'I Go Back to May 1937'
    Actor John Lithgow reads the poem "I Go Back to May 1937," by Pulitzer Prize ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- A Search for Understanding While Hanging on to Faith
    A Search for Understanding While Hanging ...
    Author and journalist Jeff Chu joins Ray Suarez to talk about his personal ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- Shields and Brooks on Farm Bill Failure, Obama in Berlin
    Shields and Brooks on Farm Bill Failure, ...
    New York Times columnist David Brooks and syndicated columnist Mark Shields ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- 'Pernicious' Effects of Economic Inequality
    'Pernicious' Effects of Economic ...
    It's been said that money is the root of all evil. Does money make people more ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- Should Immigrants Be Required to Learn English?
    Should Immigrants Be Required to Learn ...
    A provision of the proposed immigration legislation would require immigrants to ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- In Brazil, Enormous Stadiums Stand as Symbols of Frustration
    In Brazil, Enormous Stadiums Stand as ...
    At least a million Brazilian protesters flocked to the streets overnight. ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- The End for Exodus International
    The End for Exodus International
    On June 19, Exodus International, a Christian ministry that has long sought to ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- Why We Did 'New Adventures for Older Workers'
    Why We Did 'New Adventures for Older ...
    Political editor Christina Bellantoni interviews data producer Elizabeth Shell ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- Musicians Don't Let Their Babies Grow Up Without Health Care
    Musicians Don't Let Their Babies Grow Up ...
    Whether country, rock, folk or soul, two things once untied most of the ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- Conversation: Colum McCann, Author of 'TransAtlantic'
    Conversation: Colum McCann, Author of ...
    Frederick Douglass traveling through Ireland in 1845 to stir up support for his ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- Novelist Colum McCann Reads an Excerpt From 'TransAtlantic'
    Novelist Colum McCann Reads an Excerpt ...
    In his latest book, Colum McCann reimagines and retells three historical ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- Finding the Connection Between Prosperity and Happiness
    Finding the Connection Between ...
    Usually, as a country's GDP goes up, that nation's well-being tends to rise as ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- This Year's Championships Are Games to Watch and Remember
    This Year's Championships Are Games to ...
    The NHL and NBA seasons have led up to dramatic and exciting endings. NPR's Mike ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- Can Money Buy Happiness?
    Can Money Buy Happiness?
    Although U.S. GDP has grown over the last 35 years, average happiness has not. ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- Money on the Mind
    Money on the Mind
    In a series of startling studies, psychologists at the University of California ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- HPV Vaccine Cuts Number of Infections in Teen Girls by Half
    HPV Vaccine Cuts Number of Infections in ...
    The prevalence of the most common STD -- and the leading cause of cervical ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- Wall Street Feels Pain of China's Credit Crunch
    Wall Street Feels Pain of China's Credit ...
    It was a bad day for global markets, whose stocks fell over worries about a ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- News Wrap: U.S. House Fails to Pass Farm Bill
    News Wrap: U.S. House Fails to Pass Farm ...
    In other news Thursday, the U.S. House of Representatives failed to pass a ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- John Lithgow on the Importance of a Humanities Education
    John Lithgow on the Importance of a ...
    A call was put out by the American Academy of the Arts and Sciences for a ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- Cicada Mania: A Benchmark in Time
    Cicada Mania: A Benchmark in Time
    Cicadas have overwhelmed large swaths of the Eastern United States this summer, ...
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  • PBS NewsHour -- David Rothenberg Jams with the Cicadas
    David Rothenberg Jams with the Cicadas
    David Rothenberg, professor of philosophy and music at the New Jersey Institute ...
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