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Before The Emmys, We Hand Out The Deggys

Sep 17, 2018

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The Emmy Awards air tonight on NBC, celebrating the best work in television. NPR TV critic Eric Deggans worries they might not get it right. So he's come up with his own awards - the Deggys (ph).

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The remnants of Hurricane Florence are dumping rain on the Southeast, and those who heeded calls to evacuate their homes now wait to see when they can return. From member station WUNC, Rusty Jacobs reports.

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Paul Manafort Concludes Plea Deal

Sep 14, 2018

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New Bern Resident On Hurricane's Impact

Sep 14, 2018

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North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper is on the line. His state is receiving the heart of Hurricane Florence. The eye of the storm is near Wrightsville Beach, N.C., which is near the seaport of Wilmington. Governor, good morning.

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Wilmington Bar Stays Open

Sep 14, 2018

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Murder Trial Of Blackwater Guard Ends In Mistrial

Sep 14, 2018

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Caterer Saves The Wedding

Sep 14, 2018

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Obama Rallies In Ohio

Sep 14, 2018

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Former President Barack Obama spoke last night in Ohio where Democrats hope to take back the governorship. The former president has been defending his record and questioning that of his successor. NPR's Don Gonyea reports from Cleveland.

Trump Rejects Death Toll In Puerto Rico

Sep 13, 2018

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Congregation Remembers Botham Jean

Sep 13, 2018

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A Deadly Virus Threatens Millions Of Pigs In China

Sep 13, 2018

Farmer Gao Yongfei is paying much closer attention to his more than 5,000 pigs than ever before.

That's because hundreds of pigs at farms nearby are dying from a mysterious virus, and Gao and his staff are now vigilantly checking his herd for symptoms of African swine fever.

"You know the pig is sick if its mouth has turned dark and it's acting crazy," says the 64-year-old owner of Yongfei Livestock Farm. "When you find a pig that has the fever, you need to slaughter it immediately."

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Bells toll at the abbey where Dom Perignon is buried in the French region of Champagne. The Benedictine monk is said to have discovered the method for turning wine into champagne here more than 300 years ago.

As far as the eye can see, neat rows of vines look as if they're stitched across the rolling hillsides.

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Hurricane Prep Challenges Transportation Networks

Sep 13, 2018

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FEMA Official On Hurricane Preparations

Sep 12, 2018

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Before Apple was a trillion-dollar company, before its phones and laptops came to dominate the tech industry, it was just a California startup working out of a garage. Now, one of the first products the company ever made — the Apple-1 computer — is about to be the star of a live auction on Sept. 25 in Boston.

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Automation Comes To McDonald's

Sep 12, 2018

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Chimes sounded in New York City today, 17 years after planes approached the twin towers of the World Trade Center. Family members at a memorial service recalled the names of those killed.

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