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Sun August 2, 2015
It's All Politics

Meet Hillary Clinton — Again

Originally published on Sun August 2, 2015 9:53 pm

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton waves as she steps onstage before speaking at Trident Technical College during a campaign stop, Wednesday, June 17, 2015, in North Charleston, S.C.
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5:04pm

Sun August 2, 2015
Author Interviews

'Kids Love To Be Scared': Louis Sachar On Balancing Fun And Fear

Originally published on Sun August 2, 2015 5:37 pm

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Louis Sachar knows a few things about writing for kids. His first book, Sideways Stories From Wayside School, came out in 1978 — and the wacky collection is still in print.

His 1999 Newbery Medal winner, Holes, centers on a boy wrongly confined to a juvenile detention facility. It's mysterious and creepy, and it's still flying off the shelves.

So if he says kids will love a scary eco-bioterror-mystery-thriller-comedy, you just might trust him.

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4:35pm

Sun August 2, 2015
Food

Confronting A Shortage Of Eggs, Bakers Get Creative With Replacements

Originally published on Sun August 2, 2015 5:37 pm

Eggs are becoming more expensive and scarce recently because so many chickens have died from avian flu. So bakers, in particular, are looking for cheaper ingredients that can work just as well. (This story previously aired on All Things Considered on July 22, 2015.)

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4:26pm

Sun August 2, 2015
Remembrances

Remembering 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper, The Wrestler So Tough, He Wore A Kilt

Originally published on Sun August 2, 2015 5:37 pm

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Now let's take moment to remember one of the icons of pro wrestling.

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4:23pm

Sun August 2, 2015
Law

Acquitted Of Extreme Corruption, Former Officers Now Sue For Defamation

Originally published on Sun August 2, 2015 5:49 pm

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