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Stingray: The Other Red Meat

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The Chesapeake Bay and many of its species still face problems of pollution, overfishing, and ecological imbalance. Watermen who depend on the bay have been beleaguered by shrinking catches, and tighter control over fishing. Now oyster growers have discovered they have another challenge: an unwanted visitor to the Bay that keeps preying on their shellfish. The State of Virginia is trying out a unique idea that might help everyone - the oyster growers, the fisherman, and the bay.

Sabri Ben-Achour has the story...

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Gamer, Girlfriend Take Relationship To Next Level After Super Mario Proposal

Pam Edwards was playing the video game next to her boyfriend, Shane Birkinbine. Little did she know, Birkinbine had redesigned the level so the bricks spelled out "Will you marry me?"
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'Sweetbitter' Is A Savory Saga Of Restaurant Life And Love

Oysters, cocaine, fine wine, love triangles: Stephanie Danler's debut novel Sweetbitter follows a year in the life of a young woman working at a top-tier Manhattan restaurant.
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The Week In Politics: Bernie Sanders, Clinton's Emails And A Trump (Non)Debate

Steve Inskeep talks with columnist and commentator Cokie Roberts and Washington Times columnist Charles Hurt about what to expect this week from Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders.
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Gamer, Girlfriend Take Relationship To Next Level After Super Mario Proposal

Pam Edwards was playing the video game next to her boyfriend, Shane Birkinbine. Little did she know, Birkinbine had redesigned the level so the bricks spelled out "Will you marry me?"

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