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Was There Incentive At VA For Behavior That Created Scandal?

NPR's Arun Rath speaks with Dr. Kenneth Kizer about strategies to improve health care at the country's veterans hospitals. Kizer is is a former undersecretary for health in the Department of Veterans Affairs.
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Photos Of A Short Life Comfort Only Some Grieving Parents

Grief is idiosyncratic. Some parents are turning to professional photographers to immortalize their terminally ill child, but what soothes one parent may disturb the other.
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San Diego State Wants To Draw Students In With Zombies

Zombies are so popular with young people, that some colleges and universities have classes where students dissect the undead as metaphor.
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Trump Stamp Has Chicagoans Irked At The Donald

Against the backdrop of the city's historic architecture, Donald Trump is pasting his name in huge letters on the side of Chicago's Trump International Hotel and Tower.
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If The NSA Can't Keep Call Records, Should Phone Companies Do It?

The House bill to halt the NSA's collection of call data would force the agency to request records from phone companies. But if companies don't keep those records, the NSA's efforts could be crippled.
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Reports: Bergdahl Tells Medical Officials Taliban Kept Him In A Cage

The New York Times and The Associated Press cite senior U.S. officials saying the freed POW was tortured and beaten by his Taliban captors.
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In Chicago, A Violent Start To The Weekend Leaves 22 Victims

Three were killed during shootings across the city of Chicago on Friday and Saturday. Two officers were also hurt during the violence.
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On D-Day, The French Remember U.S. Sacrifices

World leaders gathered in Normandy this week to mark the 70th anniversary of D-Day. On Friday, President Obama paid tribute to U.S. servicemen at the American Cemetery in Colleville-sur-Mer.
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Gripes About Health Costs Punctuate A Cross-Country Trip

A health reporter traveled across the country and asked people how they feel about health care and health insurance. At almost every stop people complained about the expense.
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What Happens To Guantanamo Detainees After Their Release

Bowe Bergdahl's release from Taliban custody has raised fresh questions about Guantanamo prisoners. Correspondent Dina Temple-Raston tells NPR's Rachel Martin what happens after their release.

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