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Michigan medical students walk out on an anti-abortion keynote speaker

On Sunday night at the University of Michigan Medical School's annual white coat ceremony, incoming medical students recited oaths, received their white coats – then dozens of them walked out. At issue was the keynote speaker: Dr. Kristin Collier, a Michigan faculty member and primary care physician who has spoken publicly about her... go to Article >

2022/09/24 17:00 GMT

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2022/09/24 18:00 GMT

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Tropical Storm Ian threatens the Caribbean, Florida with possible hurricane conditions

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Officials in the Caribbean and Florida are warning residents to prepare for the arrival of Tropical Storm Ian, an intensifying storm that's expected to grow into a hurricane over the weekend. The weather system currently churning southeast of... read more

Russians flee military duty

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Increased numbers of Russians are continuing to leave the country since President Putin announced the partial mobilisation. The queue on the border between Georgia and Russia has grown ten kilometres long as men attempt to avoid the draft. Also... read more

Pharoah Sanders, giant of spirit-driven jazz, dies at 81

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Pharoah Sanders, the revered and influential tenor saxophonist who explored and extended the boundaries of his instrument, notably alongside John Coltrane in the 1960s, died on Saturday morning in Los Angeles. His death was announced in a post on... read more

NASA delays the Artemis 1 moon mission for a third time as a tropical storm approaches

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The Artemis 1 moon mission has been delayed, not once, not twice, but now three times. The launch was scheduled for Tuesday, but NASA announced on Saturday that it had decided to postpone the mission in response to Tropical Storm Ian, which... read more

2022/09/24 13:00 GMT

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'Wait Wait' for Sept. 24, 2022: With Not My Job guest Michael Strahan

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This week's show was recorded at the Studebaker Theater in Chicago, with host Peter Sagal, official judge and scorekeeper Bill Kurtis, Not My Job guest Michael Strahan and panelists Negin Farsad, Karen Chee and Shane O'Neill. Click the audio link... read more

Weekend Arts Planner: Radiolab for kids, A Raisin in the Sun returns and klezmer goes gospel

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WNYC Culture and Arts Editor, Steve Smith joins Weekend Edition host David Furst once again, to bring us his latest picks for music, theater and other cultural happening in New York City. 1. Radiolab for Kids: The first place we're headed is The... read more

2022/09/24 11:00 GMT

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Why the home run chases of today are different from the late '90s and early 2000s

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As baseball season comes to a close, fans are watching games like it's 1998 — all eyes are on home runs and two star players. The New York Yankees' Aaron Judge, with 60 home runs so far this season, is one shy of the American League single-season... read more