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'People Magazine' Issues Call To Action Over Gun Violence

This week's issue urges readers to speak out to Congress about gun violence. Renee Montagne talks to Editorial Director Jess Cagle about the magazine's foray into politics.
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In The 'Golden Age Of Television,' Advertising Intersects With Programming

NPR's Robert Siegel speaks with New Yorker television critic Emily Nussbaum about her essay on the new model of advertising in the so-called "golden age of television."
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Facing The Challenge Of Reporting And Keeping At-Risk Sources Safe

While covering gang violence in El Salvador, an NPR reporting team faced tough questions about how to get people's stories while protecting them from the potentially harmful repercussions of talking.
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Univision's Jorge Ramos Discusses Journalism And That Donald Trump News Conference

Mexican-born journalist Jorge Ramos moved to the U.S. in 1983. "I am glad that I came," he says. "The First Amendment has given me all the opportunities that I couldn't have in Mexico."
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Wendell Pierce on Acting, New Orleans, and his memoir, "The Wind in the Reeds"

Best known as "Bunk" from the TV series "The Wire," Wendell Pierce is now working to rebuild his old neighborhood, Pontchartrain Park, one of New Orleans' first middle-class African American communities.

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A Warm Welcome: Michel Martin Takes Helm At Weekend 'All Things Considered'

This Saturday, NPR's Michel Martin will become the new host of Weekend All Things Considered. She previews what's on tap for her program for this weekend and the future.
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Bloomberg, The Boy Wonder And The Name On The Building

The departure of Bloomberg Businessweek editor Josh Tyrangiel shows the degree to which Michael Bloomberg has put his mark on the company since his surprise return as CEO late last year.
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Twitter Is Reportedly Set To Remove 'Interim' From CEO Jack Dorsey's Title

Twitter has been searching for a permanent CEO since the exit of Dick Costolo on June 11, following a first-quarter net loss of $162 million.
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Pixels vs. Pages: E-Books Take A Hit

Kojo explores what's behind the ongoing slump in e-book sales and why consumers still embrace both pixels and pages.

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Comedian Trevor Noah Calls On Kevin Hart For His 'Daily Show' Debut

South African comedian Trevor Noah debuts Monday night as the new host of 'The Daily Show.' So how does a new host get comfortable? He makes sure he has a good first guest.

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