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JJ Yore
JJ Yore,
General Manager

Carey Needham
Carey Needham,
Senior Director of Business Operations

Andi McDaniel
Andi McDaniel,
Senior Director of Content and News

Rob Bertrand
Rob Bertrand,
Senior Director of Technology

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Kathleen Allenbaugh,
Director of Marketing and Communications

Audrey Johnson
Audrey M. Johnson,
Senior Director of Development

NPR

Credibility Concerns Overshadow Release Of Gay Talese's New Book

NPR's Kelly McEvers speaks with Paul Farhi of the Washington Post about Gay Talese's new book, The Voyeur's Hotel. The credibility of the book, which follows a self-proclaimed sex researcher who bought a hotel to spy on his guests through ventilator windows, has been called into question after Farhi uncovered problems with Talese's story.
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Amid Craft Brewery Boom, Some Worry About A Bubble — But Most Just Fear Foam

Fueled by customers' unquenchable thirst for the next great flavor note, the craft beer industry has exploded like a poorly fermented bottle of home brew.
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7 Takeaways, 14 Top Cases From A Short-Handed High Court

The loss of Antonin Scalia led to a number of 4-4 ties, allowing lower court decisions to stand. Harder to quantify is the impact his absence had on the thinking and decision making of other justices.
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Tesla 'Autopilot' Crash Raises Concerns About Self-Driving Cars

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is investigating a fatal crash involving a Tesla car using the "autopilot" feature. NPR's Robert Siegel talks to Alex Davies of Wired about the crash and what it means for self-driving car technology.