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Fact-Checking The Vice Presidential Debate

A team of NPR correspondents joins Renee Montagne to give Thursday night's Vice Presidential debate a "Close Read." The discussion will take up the foreign and domestic issues covered in the debate with analysis and fact-checking. The reporters include: John Ydstie, Julie Rovner, Michele Kelemen, Larry Abramson and Tom Bowman.
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With Help From America's Test Kitchen, Why Buy When You Can DIY?

Morning Edition host Renee Montagne talks to America's Test Kitchen's Chris Kimball about foods that are easier than you'd guess to make at home. Fresh Nutella or kale chips, anyone?
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