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4:24 pm
Mon March 9, 2015

Jynne Dilling Martin's New Poems Capture 'Zaniness Of Being Alive'

Originally published on Mon March 9, 2015 7:07 pm

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Author Interviews
4:24 pm
Mon March 9, 2015

Forget Big Sky And Cowboys: 'Crow Fair' Is Set In An Unidealized Montana

Emily Jan NPR

Originally published on Mon March 9, 2015 7:07 pm

"I think there's only one interesting story ... and that's struggle," says writer Thomas McGuane. Loners, outcasts and malcontents fill the pages of McGuane's latest book — a collection of short stories titled Crow Fair. There's a divorced dad who takes his young son out for an ill-fated day of ice fishing; A restless cattle breeder who takes a gamble on a more lucrative and dangerous line of works; A guy who abandons his blind grandmother by the side of a river to go get drunk, and chase after a corpse he's spotted floating by.

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All Tech Considered
4:12 pm
Mon March 9, 2015

Neighbors And Fans Are Curious About Apple's Massive New HQ

The new doughnut-shaped building will be a mile in circumference. "The office areas are laid out in little wedges all around the building," says Dan Whisenhunt, Apple's vice president of real estate and development.
Anya Schultz KQED

Originally published on Mon March 9, 2015 7:07 pm

In Silicon Valley, the world's largest Apple product is taking shape — a glass and concrete ring wider than the Pentagon.

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Politics
4:01 pm
Mon March 9, 2015

U.N. Analysis Says Violence Against Women At 'Alarmingly High Levels'

Originally published on Mon March 9, 2015 7:07 pm

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And we begin this hour with a sobering look at the state of women's rights around the world. Twenty years ago, then first lady Hillary Clinton made headlines with these words at a conference in Beijing.

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Technology
3:38 pm
Mon March 9, 2015

Apple Reveals Details Behind Highly Anticipated Smart Watch

Originally published on Mon March 9, 2015 7:07 pm

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