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Video The Miami Dolphins players has have released. Here's a clip from that.

Video The Miami Dolphins players has have released. Here's a clip from that.

Video The Miami Dolphins players has have released. Here's a clip from that.

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US wildfires fuelled by climate change, California governor says

US wildfires fuelled by climate change, California governor says

US wildfires fuelled by climate change, California governor says

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Washington DC's Twin Jazz Club Closes After More Than Three Decades

Washington DC's Twin Jazz Club Closes After More Than Three Decades

Washington DC's Twin Jazz Club Closes After More Than Three Decades

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Firefighters make progress on western fires

Firefighters make progress on western fires

Firefighters make progress on western fires

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Iowa State football trying to navigate the COVID-19 chaos

Iowa State football trying to navigate the COVID-19 chaos

Iowa State football trying to navigate the COVID-19 chaos

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Relatives urge China to return 12 detainees to Hong Kong

Relatives urge China to return 12 detainees to Hong Kong

Relatives urge China to return 12 detainees to Hong Kong

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Have their bags packed. Here's Governor Kate Brown.

Have their bags packed. Here's Governor Kate Brown.

Have their bags packed. Here's Governor Kate Brown.

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In the House of Commons earlier this week. I would say to my girlfriend yes, this does break international law

In the House of Commons earlier this week. I would say to my girlfriend yes, this does break international law

In the House of Commons earlier this week. I would say to my girlfriend yes, this does break international law

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A 55 year old home healthy. I'm moving, moving my whole house.

A 55 year old home healthy. I'm moving, moving my whole house.

A 55 year old home healthy. I'm moving, moving my whole house.

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Ears to hear the statements he made to Bob Woodward and nearly a score of on the record interviews

Ears to hear the statements he made to Bob Woodward and nearly a score of on the record interviews

Ears to hear the statements he made to Bob Woodward and nearly a score of on the record interviews

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Historic Wildfires Devastate West Coast

Historic Wildfires Devastate West Coast

Historic Wildfires Devastate West Coast

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Chief of staff John Kelly so hard

Chief of staff John Kelly so hard

Chief of staff John Kelly so hard

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Again Serena Williams and Sloane

Again Serena Williams and Sloane

Again Serena Williams and Sloane

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Being prevented from serving on Juries for decades.

Being prevented from serving on Juries for decades.

Being prevented from serving on Juries for decades.

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Activists demanding justice for Breonna Taylor protested on Kentucky Derby Day

Activists demanding justice for Breonna Taylor protested on Kentucky Derby Day

Activists demanding justice for Breonna Taylor protested on Kentucky Derby Day

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John McCain and signed into law by President Obama. And now

John McCain and signed into law by President Obama. And now

John McCain and signed into law by President Obama. And now

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People still want to sit outside.

People still want to sit outside.

People still want to sit outside.

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Higher courts would find the prosecutor

Higher courts would find the prosecutor

Higher courts would find the prosecutor

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Staggering account of callousness, the Atlantic says the commander

Staggering account of callousness, the Atlantic says the commander

Staggering account of callousness, the Atlantic says the commander

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Greg Brown is with the National apartment Association. This is an incomplete solution.

Greg Brown is with the National apartment Association. This is an incomplete solution.

Greg Brown is with the National apartment Association. This is an incomplete solution.

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The people that love you most in the world. First we have our newscast. It's Saturday, September 5th

The people that love you most in the world. First we have our newscast. It's Saturday, September 5th

The people that love you most in the world. First we have our newscast. It's Saturday, September 5th

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Still ahead. This Kentucky Derby day was delayed because of the pandemic. Now

Still ahead. This Kentucky Derby day was delayed because of the pandemic. Now

Still ahead. This Kentucky Derby day was delayed because of the pandemic. Now

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Adapted the work for HBO. That is all coming up this morning at 10 o'clock on 93.9 FM W

Adapted the work for HBO. That is all coming up this morning at 10 o'clock on 93.9 FM W

Adapted the work for HBO. That is all coming up this morning at 10 o'clock on 93.9 FM W

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Hotel stationery from cities where the Brooklyn Dodgers traveled.

Hotel stationery from cities where the Brooklyn Dodgers traveled.

Hotel stationery from cities where the Brooklyn Dodgers traveled.

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It's been nearly a week since the police shooting of Jacob Blake,

It's been nearly a week since the police shooting of Jacob Blake,

It's been nearly a week since the police shooting of Jacob Blake,

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This's weekend edition from NPR News. I'm Scott Simon.

This's weekend edition from NPR News. I'm Scott Simon.

This's weekend edition from NPR News. I'm Scott Simon.

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California Moves Toward Easing Coronavirus Restrictions on Business

California Moves Toward Easing Coronavirus Restrictions on Business

California Moves Toward Easing Coronavirus Restrictions on Business

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Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall and James Brown, The Godfather of Soul.

Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall and James Brown, The Godfather of Soul.

Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall and James Brown, The Godfather of Soul.

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NPR's Mandali tobacco reports

NPR's Mandali tobacco reports

NPR's Mandali tobacco reports

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But they also heard some powerful words. A number of family members of black people

But they also heard some powerful words. A number of family members of black people

But they also heard some powerful words. A number of family members of black people

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