Politics
10:58 am
Tue June 18, 2013

President Obama, 'Honest And Trustworthy?'

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MICHEL MARTIN, HOST:

This is TELL ME MORE from NPR News. I'm Michel Martin. Coming up, data mining and privacy issues are in the news. But we want to talk about some data that could affect your life in ways you might not have considered. We're talking about your credit reports and we'll talk about how errors can appear and cost you plenty, and what to do about that. That's coming up later in the program.

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Shots - Health News
10:33 am
Tue June 18, 2013

Some States Will Make It Easier To Get Insurance Answers

Where will you go when it's time to buy health insurance.
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Who are you going to call for help when it comes to figuring out your health insurance?

Next year, when insurance marketplaces open under the federal health law and many job-based and individual plans have to meet new standards for coverage and costs, chances are that lots of people are going to need a hand navigating the system.

Depending on where they live, some will probably have an easier time of it than others.

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KRVS Local
9:34 am
Tue June 18, 2013

Apres Midi, June 17: Blood Drive on UL Campus; The Whole Shebang: Plays by Young Playwrights

Interview 1:

Anne Laughlin talks about United Blood Services Donations and the blood drive on UL Lafayette's Campus on June 18.

Interview 2:

Cody Daigle talks about "The Whole Shebang: An Evening of Plays by Young Playwrights" in Opelousas, where kids are performing plays written and directed by themselves.

Community Calendar:

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The Two-Way
9:31 am
Tue June 18, 2013

U.S. Says Talks With Taliban Could Begin In Days

Originally published on Tue June 18, 2013 10:37 am

U.S. officials say the Taliban has agreed to begin long-stalled negotiations with the Afghan and American governments at the group's new political office in Doha, Qatar.

The talks with the U.S. could begin in days, NPR's Scott Horsley tells our Newscast unit. He says the milestone agreement comes after months of "diplomatic spadework."

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All Songs Considered
9:27 am
Tue June 18, 2013

Question Of The Week: What Veteran Band Should Have A Comeback?

Originally published on Tue June 18, 2013 1:29 pm

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Music
9:01 am
Tue June 18, 2013

Terminal Addiction, June 18

Classic and contemporary hard core punk and oi!

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Music
8:45 am
Tue June 18, 2013

Sound Club Radio, June 18

Late night fun with dance remixes, jazz, rock, alternative, sound collage and more.

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Shots - Health News
8:44 am
Tue June 18, 2013

How Men's Choice Of Mates May Have Led To Menopause

Darling, can we talk?
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Originally published on Wed June 19, 2013 11:34 am

A dapper older gentleman spurns his mate of a certain age to take a fresh-faced young lover. You've seen that movie before, right?

Well, this choice of youth may turn out to be more than a Hollywood trope. Researchers say decisions like that one may have been the evolutionary source of menopause.

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Music
8:37 am
Tue June 18, 2013

Japan Jukebox, June 17

Exploration of the new, old and experimental music of the Island nation, and how they rock the world from dusk to the rising sun.

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Music
8:30 am
Tue June 18, 2013

Bonjour Louisiane, June 18

Every morning, thousands of Cajun French music lovers tune in to KRVS to start their day with Pete Bergeron and "Bonjour Louisiane." Like morning coffee, "Bonjour Louisiane" gets you up and going with traditional Cajun French favorites and the latest releases from talented newcomers. Brush up on your French, find out about the fairs and festivals, and share the "joie de vivre" of French Louisiana.

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