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Amid Controversy, 'Right To Refuse' Bill Hits Governor's Desk

Opposition in Arizona is growing against a controversial bill that would let business owners to refuse service based on religious beliefs. Gov. Jan Brewer hasn't yet decided whether to veto the bill.
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Do Religious Freedom Bills Discriminate Against LGBT?

Business owners could be able to deny services to LGBT people if an Arizona bill is signed into law by Governor Jan Brewer.
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Are Americans Tired Of 'Arrogant British' TV Personalities?

Piers Morgan announced that CNN will be canceling his show, just weeks after Fox TV said it would be parting ways with British star and American Idol alum Simon Cowell.
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Maryland's Troubled Health Care Exchange

After months of technical and other glitches with Maryland's health care exchange website, state health officials this week terminated their contract with the company that built the site, echoing a move in January by the federal government.

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Wearable Cameras, Tailored To The Legal Details

Photography is ubiquitous now — especially with the advent of wearable cameras. But what does the law say about when you take someone's picture and when you can't? Attorney Kurt Wimmer explains.
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Rosie Perez: 'I Refused The Limitations That Were Set Upon Me'

Before Rosie Perez was an actress or a Soul Train dancer, she survived an abusive childhood. Perez talks about that in her new memoir Handbook for an Unpredictable Life.
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Soul Food Redefined: Early African-American Cooks

Kojo explores what we've learned from early African-American cookbook authors and how their recipes are changing our perceptions of Southern cooking.

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Four Decades Of Taxes And Spending, In 2 Graphs

After decades of heated debate, taxes and spending haven't changed much as a share of the overall economy. Here's a breakdown of where the money came from, and where it went.
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Quick! What Are The Origins Of 'Chop-Chop'?

Citations dating back to 1886 hint that the phrase might come from a Cantonese word.
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How Sinaloa Cartel Influences Chicago's Violence

Months before Joaquin Guzman was captured, Steve Inskeep talked to John Lippert of Bloomberg Markets magazine, about Guzman. (The conversation initially aired on Sept. 17, 2013 on Morning Edition.)

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