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'It Crackles With Life': Beauty Pill Returns
A virus caused Chad Clark's heart to tear with every beat, giving him a 22 percent chance to live. Eleven years after Beauty Pill's debut LP, he and his band come back resilient.
Kirk Franklin On 'Trap Gospel' And Taking Heat From The Church
For gospel purists, Erica Campbell's "I Luh God" resembles secular club music in a way that's too close for comfort. Kirk Franklin knows a thing or two about that.
A Day After Earthquake, Nepal Struck By Aftershocks
Donatella Lorch, a freelance journalist in Kathmandu, gives NPR's Arun Rath an update on the effects of Saturday's devastating quake. She says people are taking it "hour by hour and day by day."
As California's Economy Reels From Drought, At Least One Industry Is Doing Fine
NPR's Arun Rath speaks with a California landscaper who says demand for her business is booming.
Oklahoma Now Has More Earthquakes Than California
The state is accustomed to tornadoes and severe weather. But since 2008, there's been a surge of quakes — linked to oil and gas drilling.
Malta's Coast Guard Rescues Migrants — And Feels The Strain
For more than a decade, the Mediterranean island nation has responded to distress calls from desperate migrants hoping to reach safety. The difference now is in the numbers.
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