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    • Why This Adorable Mouse Is to Blame for the Spread of Lyme Disease

    • By: Lindsey Bever 
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 6 mins
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    White-footed mice — known for their wide eyes and ears, long tails and snow-white bellies and the feet from which they get their name — are often overlooked by humans, hiding out by the billions in U.S. forests, shrubby thickets and even wooded wetlands. But there's one creature that knows them well: the tick.

    "Why This Adorable Mouse Is to Blame for the Spread of Lyme Disease" is from the July 17, 2017 To Your Health section of The Washington Post. It was written by Lindsey Bever  and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • 'You Took Away My Worth': A Rape Victim Delivers 'Powerful' Message to a Former Stanford Swimmer

    • By: Lindsey Bever
    • Narrated by: Jill Melancon
    • Length: 42 mins
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    "'You Took Away My Worth': A Rape Victim Delivers 'Powerful' Message to a Former Stanford Swimmer" is from the June 04, 2016 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Lindsey Bever and narrated by Jill Melancon.

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    • A Passenger Stabbed His Pregnant Lyft Driver to Death and Stole Her Car, Police Say

    • By: Lindsey Bever
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 2 mins
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    A pregnant Lyft driver in Arizona was stabbed to death by a passenger she had picked up during the weekend in the Phoenix area, authorities say.

    "A Passenger Stabbed His Pregnant Lyft Driver to Death and Stole Her Car, Police Say" is from the January 29, 2019 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Lindsey Bever and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Stephen Hawking’s Farewell: As His Ashes Were Buried, His Voice Was Beamed into Space

    • By: Lindsey Bever
    • Narrated by: Jenny Hoops
    • Length: 6 mins
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    "Stephen Hawking’s Farewell: As His Ashes Were Buried, His Voice Was Beamed into Space" is from the June 15, 2018 World section of The Washington Post. It was written by Lindsey Bever and narrated by Jenny Hoops.

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    • Facebook Hopes Artificial Intelligence Can Curb the ‘Terribly Tragic’ Trend of Suicides

    • By: Lindsey Bever
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 8 mins
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    Mental-health experts say there is no question that social media is becoming a platform for public suicide. The concern is that people who are planning to take their own lives can broadcast their own deaths in real time — which is not only devastating for those who die but also for those watching it happen online.

    "Facebook Hopes Artificial Intelligence Can Curb the ‘Terribly Tragic’ Trend of Suicides" is from the March 01, 2017 Tech section of The Washington Post. It was written by Lindsey Bever and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • She Lost Her Job After Calling Michelle Obama an ‘Ape in Heels.’ Now She’s Returning to Work.

    • By: Kristine Guerra, Lindsey Bever
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 5 mins
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    Pamela Taylor, whose racist comments about Michelle Obama propelled a small West Virginia town into an unflattering national spotlight and prompted the mayor to resign, will return to her job as head of a government-funded nonprofit group later this month.

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    • Koko, the Beloved Gorilla That Learned to Communicate Using Sign Language, Has Died

    • By: Lindsey Bever
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 5 mins
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    Koko, a beloved gorilla that learned to communicate with humans and then stole their hearts, has died.

    "Koko, the Beloved Gorilla That Learned to Communicate Using Sign Language, Has Died" is from the June 21, 2018 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Lindsey Bever and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • The CDC Director’s Deeply Personal Reason for Fighting Opioids: His Son Nearly Died of an Overdose

    • By: Lindsey Bever, Lena H. Sun
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 3 mins
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    One of the nation's top public-health officials has explained why the fight against the opioid epidemic is so personal to him.

    "The CDC Director’s Deeply Personal Reason for Fighting Opioids: His Son Nearly Died of an Overdose" is from the July 17, 2018 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Lindsey Bever and Lena H. Sun and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Two 15-Year-Old Students Killed in Shooting at Phoenix Area High School

    • By: Elahe Izadi, Lindsey Bever
    • Narrated by: Jill Melancon
    • Length: 2 mins
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    "Two 15-Year-Old Students Killed in Shooting at Phoenix Area High School" is from the US section of The Washington Post. It was written by Elahe Izadi and Lindsey Bever  and narrated by Jill Melancon.

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    • Fugitive Polygamist Lyle Jeffs Was Found Living in a Ford Pickup After a Year on the Lam, FBI Says

    • By: Lindsey Bever
    • Narrated by: Jenny Hoops
    • Length: 5 mins
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    Federal authorities say polygamist religious leader Lyle Jeffs has been captured, almost exactly one year after he escaped from home confinement while he was accused in a multimillion-dollar food-stamp fraud scheme.

    "Fugitive Polygamist Lyle Jeffs Was Found Living in a Ford Pickup After a Year on the Lam, FBI Says" is from the June 15, 2017 Acts of Faith section of The Washington Post. It was written by Lindsey Bever and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Charlotte Police Shooting Victim Was Armed with a Gun, Not a Book, Chief Says

    • By: Cleve R. Wootson Jr., Derek Hawkins, Lindsey Bever
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 10 mins
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    The morning after violent protests erupted over the fatal police shooting of a black man, officials here called for peace while stressing that the man was armed and posing an “imminent deadly threat” when officers shot and killed him Tuesday near the University of North Carolina at Charlotte campus.

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    • Archaeologists Uncovered a Pendant at a Nazi Death Camp — With Possible Ties to Anne Frank

    • By: Lindsey Bever
    • Narrated by: Jenny Hoops
    • Length: 5 mins
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    The Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial said in a statement Sunday that Jewish victims’ personal belongings, including the pendant, were unearthed at the former Sobibor death camp in Poland along the notorious “Pathway to Heaven” — an area where the victims were forced to shed their clothes and keepsakes on the way to the gas chambers.

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    • A Man Shouted ‘Heil Hitler' and ‘Heil Trump’ During ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ — and People Fled

    • By: Lindsey Bever
    • Narrated by: Jenny Hoops
    • Length: 4 mins
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    Several minutes into intermission during a musical about Jewish traditions, a man stood up, raised his arm in a Nazi salute and then started to shout.

    "A Man Shouted ‘Heil Hitler' and ‘Heil Trump’ During ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ — and People Fled" is from the November 16, 2018 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Lindsey Bever and narrated by Jenny Hoops.

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    • What Stephen Colbert Said About an Embattled CBS Exec on His Own CBS Show

    • By: Lindsey Bever
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 3 mins
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    Following a CNN report that a CBS executive was accused of using sexually inappropriate and homophobic language, Stephen Colbert said it was an example of “powerful men protecting other men in power.”

    "What Stephen Colbert Said About an Embattled CBS Exec on His Own CBS Show" is from the October 04, 2018 Arts and Entertainment section of The Washington Post. It was written by Lindsey Bever and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • ‘A UFO!’: FAA Recording Reveals Moment Two Pilots Report Unknown Object Flying Overhead

    • By: Lindsey Bever
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
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    An airline pilot was flying over the Arizona desert when he saw something strange.

    "‘A UFO!’: FAA Recording Reveals Moment Two Pilots Report Unknown Object Flying Overhead" is from the March 28, 2018 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Lindsey Bever and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Hawaii Just Banned Your Favorite Sunscreen to Protect Its Coral Reefs

    • By: Lindsey Bever
    • Narrated by: Jenny Hoops
    • Length: 7 mins
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    From Banana Boat to Coppertone, major sunscreen brands will soon have to revamp their products or stop selling them in Hawaii.

    "Hawaii Just Banned Your Favorite Sunscreen to Protect Its Coral Reefs" is from the July 06, 2018 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Lindsey Bever and narrated by Jenny Hoops.

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    • ‘My Dad Taught Us Some Moves’: Girls Used Kicks and Coffee to Escape a Kidnapper, Police Say

    • By: Lindsey Bever
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 3 mins
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    Four young girls fought off a man who was attempting to kidnap them outside a convenience store in Michigan — hitting, kicking and then throwing coffee on him, police said.

    "‘My Dad Taught Us Some Moves’: Girls Used Kicks and Coffee to Escape a Kidnapper, Police Say" is from the August 14, 2018 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Lindsey Bever and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • 'Al Franken Kissed and Groped Me Without My Consent,’ Leeann Tweeden Says. The Senator Apologized.

    • By: Amy B. Wang, Michelle Ye Hee Lee, Lindsey Bever
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 7 mins
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    Broadcaster and model Leeann Tweeden said Thursday that Al Franken “forcibly kissed” and groped her during a USO tour in 2006, two years before the Minnesota Democrat’s election to the U.S. Senate — prompting Franken to apologize and call for a Senate ethics investigation into his actions.

    "'Al Franken Kissed and Groped Me Without My Consent,’ Leeann Tweeden Says. The Senator Apologized." is from the November 16, 2017 U.S. section of The Washington Post. It was written by Amy B. Wang, Michelle Ye Hee Lee and Lindsey Bever and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • A Virgin Mary Statue Has Been ‘Weeping’ Olive Oil. Church Leaders Can’t Explain It.

    • By: Lindsey Bever
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 4 mins
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    Inside a Catholic church in New Mexico, a seven-foot-tall bronze statue of the Virgin Mary appears to be “weeping,” according to church leaders.

    "A Virgin Mary Statue Has Been ‘Weeping’ Olive Oil. Church Leaders Can’t Explain It." is from the July 18, 2018 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Lindsey Bever and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Captured: A 1,300-pound crocodile that evaded rangers in Australia for years

    • By: Lindsey Bever
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 3 mins
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    Following a nearly decade-long hunt, a massive saltwater crocodile has been captured in northern Australia, according to wildlife authorities.

    "Captured: A 1,300-pound crocodile that evaded rangers in Australia for years" is from the July 10, 2018 World section of The Washington Post. It was written by Lindsey Bever and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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