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Old Bird, New Chick: 62-Year-Old Albatross Has Healthy Hatchling

And old bird has a new chick in the Pacific. Robert Siegel talks with John Klavitter, a biologist at the Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge, about Wisdom, the albatross. Thought to be 62 and the oldest known free-flying bird, Wisdom surprised scientists the week when she hatched a new chick.
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C.K. won an Emmy for outstanding writing in a comedy series for an episode on his FX show Louie. In 2011, C.K. told Fresh Air about making his comedy special and his relationship with other comedians.
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Diplomats And Lawyers Try To Define 'Culturally Acceptable Food'

Some governments recently said that agricultural investments should supply "culturally acceptable food." Now they're trying to define what that is.
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Former Iowa Lawmaker Admits To Getting Payoff Before 2012 Caucuses

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