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Business
5:02 am
Wed August 27, 2014

Canadians Fret Merger With Burger Will Change Tim Hortons

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Research News
5:02 am
Wed August 27, 2014

Parking Behavior May Reflect Economic Drive

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NPR Story
5:02 am
Wed August 27, 2014

As Ferguson Protests Wind Down, Residents Want Outrage Channeled

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NPR Story
5:02 am
Wed August 27, 2014

The Last Word In Business

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Business
11:47 am
Tue August 26, 2014

Burger King Announces Merger With Tim Hortons, Move To Canada

Originally published on Tue August 26, 2014 1:22 pm

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Around the Nation
7:49 am
Tue August 26, 2014

Naked Campers Told To Put Clothes On

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Around the Nation
7:49 am
Tue August 26, 2014

Town's Marshal Quits. Was It Because Of Aliens?

Originally published on Tue August 26, 2014 11:47 am

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Parallels
6:18 am
Tue August 26, 2014

In India, Hindu Nationalists Feel Their Moment Has Arrived

Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaking at Delhi's Red Fort on India's Independence Day, Aug. 15, where he said that religious and caste strife was blocking India'€™s progress. However, newly empowered Hindu nationalists are asserting their ideology and agenda.
Saurabh Das AP

Originally published on Tue August 26, 2014 12:27 pm

There are signs of rising tensions between India's Hindu and Muslim communities since Narendra Modi, a self-avowed Hindu nationalist, took power as prime minister in May. Most of the small skirmishes have played out in India's largest state, Uttar Pradesh, or UP.

There, Hindu nationalists from Modi's BJP Party have seized on charges of an alleged forced religious conversion to say that Hindu India is under siege.

District party leader Sanjay Prajapati says the Muslim community has harmed the Hindu community, India's largest.

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NPR Story
4:59 am
Tue August 26, 2014

Past Winners Do Well At 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards

Originally published on Tue August 26, 2014 3:14 pm

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NPR Story
4:59 am
Tue August 26, 2014

Egypt, UAE Airstrikes In Libya Blindside U.S. Diplomats

Originally published on Tue August 26, 2014 11:47 am

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