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For one energetic hour each weekday, Here & Now combines the best in news journalism with intelligent, broad-ranging conversation to form a fast-paced program that updates the news from the morning and adds important conversations on public policy and foreign affairs, science and technology, and the arts: film, theater, music, food, and more.

Friday, February 27th, 2015 - Hour 2

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Stories from this broadcast: U.S. And Israeli Politics At Play In Netanyahu Speech To Congress; Earl Lloyd, NBA's First Black Player, Dies At Age 86; What Color Is The Dress? The Debate That Broke The Internet; 'Star Trek' Star Leonard Nimoy Dies At 83; After Red Carpet Controversy, A Look At The History Of Dreadlocks; Young Singers Beat The Odds To Sing With National Honor Choir

Friday, February 27th, 2015 - Hour 1

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Stories from this broadcast: Peering Over The DHS Cliff – Will Congress Get It Done?; Putin's Opposition: Russian Parliament Member Speaks Out; Stereotypes, Unconscious Biases And Minorities In The Tech Industry; Remembering Robert Saloschin; Why Can't We Beat ISIS?; More Parents Say No To Standardized Testing

Thursday, February 26th, 2015 - Hour 2

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Stories from this broadcast: House Republicans Face Decision: Fund DHS Or Stand Firm On Immigration; How The Fight Over DHS Funding And Immigration Is Playing Among Latinos; Pakistanis Must Get Fingerprinted To Use Cellphones; Remote Mexican Villages Build Their Own Cell Networks; Why Are Prices Falling As Wages Nudge Higher?; That Political Bumper Sticker Could Cost You Your Job; For a Glimpse At A GOP Presidential Hopeful, Head to CPAC

Thursday, February 26th, 2015 - Hour 1

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Stories from this broadcast: 'Jihadi John' Revealed To Be Middle-Class Brit; Snow Blankets The South; Fearful of ISIS, Saudis Continue To Fortify Its Border With Iraq; FCC Overrides State Laws Blocking City-Owned Broadband Service; Girls Basketball Teams Suspended For Trying To Lose; Country Star Jennifer Nettles Hits The Broadway Stage In 'Chicago'; Wisconsin Set To Become 25th 'Right-To-Work' State

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 - Hour 2

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Stories from this broadcast: Today In Congress: GOP Takes On Immigration, Keystone Veto; Legal Marijuana Sparks Conflict In Washington, D.C.; Bringing Together African-American And Kosher Cuisines; Refinery Strike Continues Into Fourth Week; DJ Sessions: New Music From Nashville; Will Elizabeth Warren’s Populist Message Shape 2016?

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 - Hour 1

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Stories from this broadcast: Vote Nears On Net Neutrality; Heirs Seek Return Of Medieval Art From Germany; Feminist Gamer Withdraws From Pax East, Citing Safety Concerns; Instead Of Snow Days, Time Off For Sandstorms, Volcanoes And More; CNN Analyst’s MH370 Theory: Plane Was Hijacked And Landed In Kazakhstan; Will Gitmo Ever Close?

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 - Hour 2

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Stories from this broadcast: Recreational Marijuana Now Legal In Alaska; Jobs Growing In City Centers, Shrinking In Suburban Areas; How Small Ski Hills Survive In The Adirondacks; ‘House Of Cards’ Returns, But Just How Popular Is It?; Companies With Pension Benefits Grapple With Cost Of Longer Lives; 19 Manatees Rescued From Storm Drain In Florida; Revisiting Ransom Riggs’ Latest ‘Peculiar Children’ Book; Uber’s New Turf: Mid-Sized Cities

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 - Hour 1

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Stories from this broadcast: Yellen Delivers Assessment Of Economy; Rural Hospitals Without Medicaid Expansion Struggle; View From The Top: A Wisconsin Student Council President; Exhibit Pays Tribute To Art Destroyed In Syria; Dozens Hurt In Southern California Train Crash; New Album From ‘Genius’ Jazz Musician Vijay Iyer; NFL Hopefuls Turn To Wearable Tech For An Edge

Monday, February 23rd, 2015 - Hour 2

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Stories from this broadcast: Mall Of America On High Alert After Terrorist Threat; Social Media Buzz: From The Oscars To Georgia Death Row Inmate; Did Bill O’Reilly Embellish His Reporting?; White House Pushes For Tougher Rules On Retirement Funds; Redesigning Houston’s METRO System Without Breaking The Bank; Oversight Of Home Caregivers Said To Be Lacking

Monday, February 23rd, 2015 - Hour 1

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Stories from this broadcast: Week In Politics: All Eyes On Department Of Homeland Security; Rahm Emanuel Leads In Chicago Mayor’s Race; Bloggers Dish On Oscars Fashion; Alan Turing’s Family Asks British Government To Pardon 49,000 Men; Toastmasters For Those Who Stutter; A Look At The Biggest Arms Exporter: The U.S.; ‘Rock Star Nurse’ Fights Ebola

Friday, February 20th, 2015 - Hour 2

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Stories from this broadcast: The Polar Vortex Is Back; Pasco Shooting Sparks Protests, Comparisons To Ferguson; With Larger Container Ships Come Larger Risks; Obama Administration Extends Enrollment For Health Insurance; Home Sick? Try These Recipes; A Mother’s Battle Against Medical Errors

Friday, February 20th, 2015 - Hour 1

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Stories from this broadcast: What To Expect, As U.S. And Iran Resume Nuclear Talks; Should Iranian Students Be Banned From Some Science Programs?; History As Told By Hollywood; At Florida Zoo, Heaters Provide Creature Comfort; What The Death Of A Prosecutor Reveals About Argentina’s Judicial System; Why Would Giuliani Say Obama Doesn’t Love America?

Thursday, February 19th, 2015 - Hour 2

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Stories from this broadcast: Wal-Mart Gives Minimum Wage Workers A Raise; Obama Attempts To Separate Religion From Terrorism; Are Chimpanzees Bilingual?; Using Protective Headbands To Prevent Concussions; Trillions Of Dollars In Household Debt Dragging Americans Down; Injecting Creativity Into Overscheduled Lives; Steve Inskeep’s Reporter's Notebook: The Opening Up Of Iran

Thursday, February 19th, 2015 - Hour 1

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Stories from this broadcast: White House Summit On Violent Extremism Draws Strong Responses; Illinois’ Republican Governor Proposes Deep Budget Cuts; A Closer Look At The Non-Browning Apple; Eddie Murphy Was Supposed To Play Bill Cosby; A-Rod Asks Fans For Forgiveness; DJ Sessions: From Toro Y Moi To Father John Misty; Despite Talk Of Increasing Diversity, Fashion Week Remains Stubbornly White

Wednesday, February 18th, 2015 - Hour 1

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Stories from this broadcast: Disneyland Measles Outbreak Linked To Philippines; Electropop Duo Cherub Is Reviving the 80s (In A Cool Way); Vermont Debates Adopting Latin Motto; How Is ‘NBC Nightly News’ Doing Without Brian Williams?; What Are You Giving Up For Lent?; Should We Abolish The Leap Second?

Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 - Hour 2

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Stories from this broadcast: Week In Politics: Obama's Immigration Actions Stalled; Will Apple Make A Car? Maybe.; Fighting Waste With Waste At Big Data Centers; UPS Shifts Delivery Decisions From Driver To Computer; Aging HIV-Positive Population Faces Challenges; Meet The New Top Dog Judge At Westminster; A Young Malcolm X, Through The Eyes Of His Daughter

Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 - Hour 1

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Stories from this broadcast: White House Promises To Appeal Immigration Ruling; Iraq Plans Offensive In Mosul; ‘Freight Farms’ Grow Local Flavor, Year-Round; Menopausal Women Beware: Hot Flashes Could Last 14 Years; St. Louis Proposes $400 Million Plan To Keep Rams; Wild Weather Reveals Cracks In Aging Infrastructure

Monday, February 16th, 2015 - Hour 2

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Stories from this broadcast: Danish Mayor Responds To Copenhagen Attacks; U.S. Dairy Farms Struggle To Find Workers; How Obama’s War Record Compares To Past Presidents; The Pony Express Rides Again; Yet Another Snowstorm Pummels New England; Water Cooler: Social Media News From SNL To #BOSnow; 6 Tips From An Online Dating Coach

Monday, February 16th, 2015 - Hour 1

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Stories from this broadcast: Misunderstanding ‘What ISIS Really Wants’; Remembering Poet Philip Levine; European Leaders Debate Greece; The Talented Anna Kendrick; From Tragedy At Chapel Hill, A Call For Tolerance

Friday, February 13th, 2015 - Hour 2

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Stories from this broadcast: Most Alabama Judges Likely To Comply With Gay Marriage Ruling; Wisconsin’s Pipeline Would Pump More Than Keystone XL; Margo Howard Dishes On Love And (Re) Marriage; To Be Young And In Love, On a Budget; Expedia And Orbitz To Merge In The Face Of Competition; Parents Of Slain Hostage Ask The U.S. To Do More; Love Lessons From WNYC’s ‘Death, Sex & Money’