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Bush, Sept. 11 Family Member Remember Attacks

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Former President George W. Bush, who led the country at the time, reads a quotation or poem to mark the attacks. The remarks are followed by those of Peter Negron, who was 11 when his father, also named Peter, died in the collapse of World Trade Center. Audie Cornish then talks to NPR's Tom Gjelten who was in the Pentagon when American Airlines flight 77 struck the building. She then talks to Steve Coll, president of the New America Foundation and a writer for the New Yorker, for his analysis.
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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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WikiLeaks Docs Purport To Show The U.S. Spied On Japan's Government

The documents also allege that the U.S. targeted Japanese banks and companies, including Mitsubishi.

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