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    Creator, Co-Founder Of Red Bull Dies At 89

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    Billionaire Chaleo Yoovidhya, who co-founded Red Bull and was Thailand's second richest man, died on Saturday at the age of 89. Weekends on All Things Considered host Guy Raz remembers the man that would eventually give people wings.
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    Colson Whitehead On The Importance Of Historical Fiction In Tumultuous Times

    Kojo talks with author Colson Whitehead about his new novel "The Underground Railroad" and its resonance at this particular moment in history.

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    'Cup Noodles' Turns 45: A Closer Look At The Revolutionary Ramen Creation

    Today instant ramen is consumed in at least 80 countries around the world and even considered popular currency in American prisons.
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    Rating The United States On Child Care

    A majority of parents in the U.S. work outside the home. That means about 12 million children across the country require care. A new report ranks states on cost, quality and availability of child care - and says nobody is getting it right.

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    Scientists To Bid A Bittersweet Farewell To Rosetta, The Comet Chaser

    To cap its 12-year scientific voyage, the Rosetta spacecraft will take a final plunge Friday. Scientists will signal Rosetta to crash into the surface of a comet — and gather data all the way down.

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