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Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Debate View From A Café In China

The two contenders for the White House, President Barack Obama and Governor Mitt Romney have been battling over foreign policy in the final debate before the elections in two weeks time.

The BBC’s Beijing correspondent, Martin Patience, went along to the Flowers Café at Beijing Foreign Studies University to watch last night’s debate with a group of students and to hear their thoughts on the candidates performance.

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Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson host Here & Now, a live two-hour production of NPR and WBUR Boston.

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Study: Chemo Unnecessary In Many Cases Of Early-Stage Breast Cancer

A new study finds that many women with early stage breast cancer don't benefit from chemotherapy.

October 2 3 Comments

Fishing For Gold After Viral Video Fame

The video of a Boston-area man's incredulous and expletive-laden discovery of a sunfish has gone viral. What happens now?

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A Rare Bipartisan Effort To Reform The Criminal Justice System

The legislation would reduce mandatory minimums for certain drug offenses and largely ban solitary confinement for juveniles.

October 1 42 Comments

What Does It Mean To Raise A Spiritual Child?

Psychologist Lisa Miller discusses the scientific link between spirituality and health, and how it relates to children.