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The world news at 11:00 UTC on 12/16/2017

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The world news at 09:00 UTC on 12/16/2017

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The Art of Reinventing Yourself

FEED - To The Best of Our Knowledge - Fri, 12/15/2017 - 10:15pm

Do you ever wish you could reinvent yourself? This hour, we hear from four noted artists who experienced pivotal turns in their own lives: artist Rashid Johnson, writer/photographer Teju Cole, singer Nikka Costa, and musician Michael Nesmith.

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The GOP tax bill could be passed next week

FEED - Marketplace - Fri, 12/15/2017 - 7:47pm
Will Republicans be able to count this as a big win?
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508 Another European Christmas

FEED - Rick Steve's Europe - Fri, 12/15/2017 - 7:00pm

Hear about what Europeans are looking forward to at this time of year, from Saint Nicholas Day through Boxing Day, in Germany, England, Belgium, Hungary, Portugal, and the Czech Republic — perhaps it's some of grandma's special potato salad to go with the fish stew and figgy pudding!

For more information on Travel with Rick Steves - including episode descriptions, program archives and related details - visit www.ricksteves.com.
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A Jazz Piano Christmas 2017

FEED - Jazz - NPR - Fri, 12/15/2017 - 6:16pm
This year, Abelita Mateus, Marcia Ball, Helen Sung and Joanne Brackeen create a toe-tapping meditation on peace and the holidays.
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What happens when your designer-in-chief resigns?

FEED - Marketplace - Fri, 12/15/2017 - 6:13pm
Fashion writer Elizabeth Holmes fills us in on the quick departure of Diane Von Furstenberg's chief creative officer.
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What's next for Brexit?

FEED - Marketplace - Fri, 12/15/2017 - 6:07pm
Yes, negotiations over Britain's exit from the European Union continue.
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"Star Wars" economics: What it takes to turn a planet into an insane superweapon

FEED - Marketplace - Fri, 12/15/2017 - 6:05pm
Let's do the numbers on Starkiller Base.
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The world news at 23:00 UTC on 12/15/2017

FEED - Journal - Deutsche Welle - Fri, 12/15/2017 - 6:00pm
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UN Slams Inequality Levels in America

FEED - BBC Newshour - Fri, 12/15/2017 - 5:18pm
The UN Special Rapporteur on Extreme Poverty criticises extreme disparities between rich and poor in the United States. Also in the programme: reparations for child soldiers in the DRC and deep sea mining in Papua New Guinea. (Picture: This file photo taken on June 20, 2017 shows a homeless woman setting up a barricade in front of her tent near Skid Row in downtown Los Angeles, California. Credit: AFP/Getty)
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Don Pullen On Piano Jazz

FEED - Jazz - NPR - Fri, 12/15/2017 - 5:09pm
The brilliant pianist played church music and R&B before joining Charles Mingus' band and forming his own quartet. He joins Marian McPartland for a song in this 1989 episode.
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Managing mental health in the midst of disaster

FEED - Marketplace - Fri, 12/15/2017 - 4:33pm
A look at the cost of the impact of disasters on mental health — and the people who's job it is to help.
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The world news at 21:00 UTC on 12/15/2017

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The world news at 20:00 UTC on 12/15/2017

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Podcasts: 2017 L.A. Auto Show, Ducati Scrambler Desert Sled, Indian Scout Bobber

FEED - MotorWeek - Fri, 12/15/2017 - 2:15pm

Podcast #171

In MotorWeek Podcast 171, John Davis and the gang talk about MotorWeek's coverage of the 2017 LA Auto Show. Brian Robinson shares about his latest motorcycle tests. Plus, the panel talks about their favorite new cars, and they answer a viewer question about the EPA’s CO2 ratings for vehicles.

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'Last Jedi' Puts The Smarts — And The Heart — Back Into The 'Star Wars' Franchise

FEED - Fresh Air - Fri, 12/15/2017 - 1:28pm

The late Carrie Fisher makes her final appearance — now as General Leia — in Star Wars Episode VIII. Critic David Edelstein says The Last Jedi is nothing short of terrific.

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How Katharine Graham Defied A Federal Judge To Publish The Pentagon Papers

FEED - Fresh Air - Fri, 12/15/2017 - 1:28pm

Graham, who died in 2001, held the title of publisher at The Washington Post from 1969 until 1979. She spoke to Fresh Air in 1997 about her 1971 decision to publish the top-secret documents.

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