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    Toyota Reaches $1 Billion Deal On Accelerator Lawsuits

    A plaintiffs' attorney says Toyota Motor Corp. has reached a settlement exceeding $1 billion in a class-action lawsuit involving complaints of unintended acceleration in its vehicles. Robert Siegel talks with NPR's Sonari Glinton about the deal, which still needs a judge's approval.
    NPR

    Once Outlaws, Young Lords Find A Museum Home For Radical Roots

    Inspired by the Black Panthers, the Young Lords were formed in New York City by a group of Puerto Rican youth in 1969. Their history is now on display in a new exhibition.
    NPR

    Europe's Taste For Caviar Is Putting Pressure On A Great Lakes Fish

    Scientists say lake herring, a key fish in Lake Superior's food web, is suffering because of mild winters and Europe's appetite for roe. Some say the species may be at risk of "collapse."
    WAMU 88.5

    A Congressional Attempt To Speed The Development Of Lifesaving Treatments

    Earlier this month, the House of Representatives passed the 21st Century Cures Act in a rare bi-partisan effort. The bill is meant to speed the development of lifesaving treatments, but critics warn it may also allow ineffective or even harmful drugs onto the market.

    NPR

    Some Google Street View Cars Now Track Pollution Levels

    Google's already tested three of the pollution-sensor equipped cars in Denver, and is currently trying them out in the Bay Area.

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