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Man Caught At White House Is An Army Veteran 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 15:12:00 -0400 
    Omar J. Gonzales, the 42-year-old man who the Secret Service says ran onto the White House grounds and entered a door Friday night, is an Army veteran who served in Iraq.

Which Catholics Offer Birth Control? Look To The Insurers 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 11:10:00 -0400 
    Catholic universities and hospitals argue they shouldn't have to offer contraceptive coverage, but many Catholic insurance companies have been making it available for years.

Large Protests In Hundreds Of Cities Vent Ire Over Climate Change 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 08:46:00 -0400 
    The People's Climate March is timed to draw the notice of world leaders gathering for this week's U.N. Climate Summit in New York.

She Found Love, But Still Seeks A Storybook Ending 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 07:45:35 -0400 
    Storycorps' Outloud series tells stories from the LGBT community. We hear about one woman in Alabama who left her husband for another woman. She was cast out of her church and lost her children.

Lodging Like A High-End Health Club 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 07:45:35 -0400 
    In Norwalk, Conn., a new hotel focusing on fitness targets business travelers who want to stick to healthy routines while on the road. It's a new niche for the hospitality industry.

Climate Marchers Try To Build Momentum For 2015 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 07:45:00 -0400 
    Tens of thousands of people demanding action on climate change are expected to march in New York City, ahead of the UN Climate Summit. Joel Rose speaks with NPR's Wade Goodwyn from the protests.

U.S. Launches Media Campaign To Counter ISIS Videos 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 07:45:00 -0400 
    The Islamic State is posting graphic violent images on social media to recruit fighters. NPR's Wade Goodwyn speaks with the State Department's Alberto Fernandez about the U.S.'s aggressive response.

Adding Color To 'The Great White Way' 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 07:45:00 -0400 
    NPR's Michel Martin asks a panel of award-winning playwrights how diverse artists are challenging Broadway's landscape, and whether it matters.

For This Job, You Need A Creepy Voice And A Fabulous Scream 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 07:45:00 -0400 
    Halloween may seem like it's a long ways away, but haunted houses around the country are already getting ready, and they are looking for aspiring actors who can make the hair on your neck stand up.

Terminally Ill, But Constantly Hospitalized 
  Sun, 21 Sep 2014 05:38:00 -0400 
    Surveys show Americans would prefer not to die in a hospital. Yet, in New York City, the majority of people do. But the reason is not simple.

Ravens Fans Line Up To Trade In Ray Rice Jerseys At Stadium 
  Sat, 20 Sep 2014 13:43:00 -0400 
    It reportedly took more than an hour to get through the line around the Baltimore stadium. ESPN is reporting on what it calls "a pattern of misinformation and misdirection" by the team and the NFL.

Calif. School District Will Get Rid Of Controversial Armored Vehicle 
  Sat, 20 Sep 2014 11:53:00 -0400 
    San Diego officials had said the 18-ton MRAP would be used only as a rescue vehicle, in extreme circumstances — but that didn't satisfy the plan's critics.

Pope Names A Moderate To Be Chicago's New Archbishop 
  Sat, 20 Sep 2014 10:29:00 -0400 
    Pope Francis has appointed Bishop Blase Cupich of Spokane, Wash., to succeed Cardinal Francis George, 77, a conservative who has spoken out on many social issues in his 17 years in the post.

Texas Gubernatorial Candidates Go To The Border To Court Voters 
  Sat, 20 Sep 2014 10:16:00 -0400 
    Republicans have won every statewide office in Texas for 20 years, but the growing Hispanic population tends to vote Democrat, and the GOP's survival may depend on recruiting Hispanic supporters.

Man Who Jumped Fence, Entered White House Had A Knife 
  Sat, 20 Sep 2014 09:16:00 -0400 
    The Secret Service is looking into how a Texas man was able to breach the White House's security Friday. The man scaled a fence and opened a door to the residence before being arrested.
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