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The Battle Over Broadcast TV: Aereo at the Supreme Court

A company that makes dime-sized antennas faced off against the country's largest TV broadcasters last week in a Supreme Court case that could have far-ranging implications for broadcast TV, Internet cloud storage and cable television. Tech Tuesday explores how the Supreme Court's ruling could change the way we record and stream TV shows and whether it will lower costs or push higher prices onto consumers.

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'End Of The Tour': An Unauthorized 'Anti-Biopic' Of David Foster Wallace

Instead of telling the author's life story, the film (which the Wallace estate does not approve of) focuses on five days in 1996 during the publicity tour for Infinite Jest.
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Humans Aren't The Only Ones To Go Ape Over Diets: Chimps Detox, Too

A group of Ugandan chimps has found a great way to boost their mineral intake and neutralize bitter compounds in their diet: by eating clay.
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The Politics Hour - July 31, 2015

Join us for our weekly review of the politics, policies, and personalities of the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia.

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In Michigan, A Testing Ground For A Future Of Driverless Cars

Automakers and researchers are using a 32-acre fake city at the University of Michigan to simulate a real-world environment for autonomous vehicles. How will such cars affect urban planning?

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