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Ill-Equipped And Underpaid, Kurdish Fighters Hold ISIS At Bay
With Iraq's military in tatters and U.S. forces gone, the Kurdish peshmerga is the only viable force to stave off ISIS in Iraq. With little support from Baghdad, discontent grows among the fighters.
'Color Coded' Pushes The Spectrum Of Online Story-Telling
This is not your father's radio! NPR's website offers new ways of telling stories. Visuals editor Kainaz Amaria speaks to NPR's Rachel Martin about the network's newest online immersive experience.
Consultant On Homelessness: Cities Enable The Poor
In many cities it is now illegal to feed the homeless. NPR's Rachel Martin talks to Robert Marbut, the man behind the push to make handing out food a crime, who favors getting people into programs.
McDonald's Enlists 'Mythbusters' Host To Explain Its Contents
Facing declining sales and rumors about quality, McDonalds has launched a social media campaign focused on the public's questions about its food. But is it a case of too much information?
Richardson: Release Shows N. Korea Is Ready For Dialogue
Two Americans jailed in North Korea have arrived home. NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with former U.S. Ambassador Bill Richardson, who has previously negotiated hostage releases with Pyongyang.
Die-Hard Users Are Still Dialing Up The Internet On AOL
Despite broadband, AOL is still going strong. Around 2 million people still subscribe to the company's dial-up service, ringing in the '90s one modem at a time.
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