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Nuclear Standoff Between U.S. And Libya Revealed

At this time last year, there was a month-long quarrel between officials in U.S. and Libya over what to do with 5.2 kilograms of uranium, sitting lightly guarded outside a nuclear facility near Tripoli. The crisis was revealed publicly for the first time this month.

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As Stimulus Money Runs Out, Governors Target Public Employee Pay

A new report predicts that states will face new financial pressures in 2012 as federal stimulus money runs out and rainy day funds dwindle.

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Remembering John Wilkes Booth's Prophetic Performance

A look at actor John Wilkes Booth’s strangely forward-looking 1860 performance in Shakespeare’s Richard III. Booth would go on to assassinate President Abraham Lincoln in 1865.

Music From The Show

On Wednesday we heard music from Christian McBride, Dean and Britta and more.

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President And GOP Haggle Over Tax Cuts, Deficit

Who has the upper hand in the debate over Bush-era tax cuts and the deficit?

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The Bad Plus Blurs The Lines Between Jazz And Rock

The jazz trio The Bad Plus are well known for their covers of Pink Floyd, Nirvana, and Stravinsky. But on their new CD “Never Stop,” the group focuses on their own material.

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Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson host Here & Now, a live two-hour production of NPR and WBUR Boston.

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Introducing A New Here & Now Website

Coming June 9, 2016, Here & Now listeners and visitors will experience our stories and journalism online in a whole new way.

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Teenagers Create Impromptu Exhibit At San Francisco Museum Of Modern Art

As the pair toured the museum, they wondered if they could do better. So 16-year-old Kevin Nguyen decided to get creative.

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‘Silver Linings Playbook’ Author Explores Conformity, Mental Health In New Teen Novel

Matthew Quick published his fourth young adult book, "Every Exquisite Thing," this week.

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Do Meal Kits Provide Great Taste Along With Convenience?

Resident chef Kathy Gunst tested a multitude of meal kits, and gives co-host Jeremy Hobson the inside scoop.