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El-Sissi Is Clear Front-Runner In Egypt Presidential Contest

Egyptians go to the polls this week, and the front-runner is Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi. His supporters say he'll bring order to the country, but others say Mohammed Morsi is still the legitimate president.
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Egypt's Women Face A Struggle No Matter Who Comes To Power

As Egyptians prepare for the presidential election Monday, Egypt's first female presidential candidate Bothaina Kamel says Egyptian women must pay a price to participate in public life.
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The Pope Walks In Bethlehem, Part Of His 'Pilgrimage For Prayer'

Pope Francis visits Bethlehem on Sunday in the middle of a three-day trip to the Middle East. NPR's Rachel Martin talks to correspondent Emily Harris about the significance of the pope's visit.
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Popes In The Holy Land: After 2,000 Years, A New Tradition

Pope Francis becomes one of the few pontiffs who have visited the birthplace of Christianity when he makes a three-day journey to the Holy Land where he will reach out to other faiths as well.
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Who's Bill This Time

Bill Kurtis reads three quotes from the week's news: Fed Heads, Law and Order: Beijing, Honey Nut CheeriOzones.
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Panel Round One

Don't Take Me To The River, Stoner Sonata.
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Bluff The Listener

Our panelists tell three stories about a Friends star making a major comeback in the news, only one of which is true.
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Secrets Of The Amazon.com

Belieber Buys, His Highness, Dear Keef.
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Panel Round Two

More questions for the panel: Cryo-jeanics, The Benefits Package.
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Limericks

Bill reads three news-related limericks: Christian DiThor, Banana Boat Smoothie, Air Apparel.

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