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M.C. Davis, Former Gambler Who Started Florida Conservation Preserve, Dies

M.C. Davis, a gambler-turned-conservationist who NPR's Melissa Block profiled on All Things Considered, has died.
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New York City Reaches $5.9 Million Settlement With Eric Garner Family

New York City has reached a $5.9 million settlement with the family of Eric Garner, the unarmed black man who died after police placed him in a chokehold last year. Garner's family held a press conference on Tuesday with the Rev. Al Sharpton in Harlem to talk about the settlement.
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Ultra-Marathoner Hikes Appalachian Trail In Record Time

Scott Jurek recently hiked the Appalachian Trail in record time. His journey through 14 states took 46 days, 8 hours and 7 minutes.
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Negotiators Reach Deal On Iran's Nuclear Program

NPR looks at what's in the nuclear deal with Iran and the mood in Vienna.
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After Nuclear Deal, Iranian Oil Could Flow At Molasses Pace

Iran holds the fourth-largest oil reserves in the world, and the nuclear deal could mean millions oil barrels flowing into an already saturated market, pushing the global price down further.
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Both Iran, U.S. Took 'Leap Of Faith' In Coming To Nuclear Agreement

NPR's Robert Siegel talks to Vali Nasr, dean of the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, about the Iran nuclear deal.
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MLB All Stars Mark Changing Perception Of Performance Enhancing Drugs

Baseball players caught using performance enhancing drugs have been permanently tainted with shame. NPR's Robert Siegel interviews Jonah Keri of Grantland about how that perception has changed.
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U.N. Security Council Prepares To Implement Iran Nuclear Deal

The United Nations Security Council will take up resolutions to implement the nuclear deal with Iran as soon as next week.
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Obama Proposes Changes To Criminal Justice System

In the wake of the White House's decision to commute the sentences of 46 nonviolent drug offenders, President Obama speaks to the NAACP Tuesday about plans to re-evaluate the criminal justice system.
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New Exhibit Laces Together Sneakers And History

From high-heeled kicks to Air Jordans, a traveling exhibit from the Brooklyn Museum encourages us to look at everyday footwear as exquisite objects of desire, and see "sneakerheads" as the historians.

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