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    • The Long History of Racism at American Pools

    • By: Niraj Chokshi
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 10 mins
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    This summer, a black boy was harassed by a white woman in South Carolina; a black woman was asked to provide identification by a white man in North Carolina; and a black man wearing socks in the water had the police called on him by a white manager of an apartment complex in Tennessee.

    "The Long History of Racism at American Pools" is from the August 04, 2018 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Niraj Chokshi and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • Norway Is the World’s Happiest Country, Survey Finds

    • By: Niraj Chokshi
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 5 mins
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    Norwegians have one more reason to smile, not that they need it.

    "Norway Is the World’s Happiest Country, Survey Finds" is from the March 20, 2017 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Niraj Chokshi and narrated by Fleet Cooper.

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    • Trump Voters Driven by Fear of Losing Status, Not Economic Anxiety, Study Finds

    • By: Niraj Chokshi
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 6 mins
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    Even before conducting her analysis, Mutz noted two reasons for skepticism of the economic anxiety, or “left behind,” theory. First, the economy was improving before the 2016 presidential campaign. Second, while research has suggested that voters are swayed by the economy, there is little evidence that their own financial situation similarly influences their choices at the ballot box.

    "Trump Voters Driven by Fear of Losing Status, Not Economic Anxiety, Study Finds" is from the April 24, 2018 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Niraj Chokshi and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • One in Every 137 Teenagers Would Identify as Transgender, Report Says

    • By: Niraj Chokshi
    • Narrated by: Caroline Miller
    • Length: 5 mins
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    Nearly 150,000 U.S. teenagers ages 13 to 17 — or one out of every 137 — would identify as transgender if survey takers asked, according to an analysis of state and federal data that offers an answer to a question that has long eluded researchers.

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    • The Case for a Bright American Future, According to Billionaire Warren Buffett

    • By: Niraj Chokshi
    • Narrated by: Jill Melancon
    • Length: 6 mins
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    "The Case for a Bright American Future, According to Billionaire Warren Buffett" is from the Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by Niraj Chokshi and narrated by Jill Melancon.

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    • Your Instagram Posts May Hold Clues to Your Mental Health

    • By: Niraj Chokshi
    • Narrated by: Barbara Benjamin-Creel
    • Length: 3 mins
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    The photos you share online speak volumes. They can serve as a form of self-expression or a record of travel. They can reflect your style and your quirks. But they might convey even more than you realize: The photos you share may hold clues to your mental health, new research suggests.

    "Your Instagram Posts May Hold Clues to Your Mental Health" is from the August 10, 2017 Science section of The New York Times. It was written by Niraj Chokshi and narrated by Barbara Benjamin-Creel.

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    • Multiple Injuries Reported in Active Shooter Situation Near Planned Parenthood in Colorado Springs

    • By: Lindsey Bever, Niraj Chokshi, Sandhya Somashekhar
    • Narrated by: Jill Melancon
    • Length: 3 mins
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    "Multiple Injuries Reported in Active Shooter Situation Near Planned Parenthood in Colorado Springs" is from the Top Stories section of The Washington Post. It was written by Lindsey Bever, Niraj Chokshi and Sandhya Somashekhar and narrated by Jill Melancon.

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    • Behind the Race to Publish the Top-Secret Pentagon Papers

    • By: Niraj Chokshi
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 9 mins
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    In 1971, Neil Sheehan, a New York Times reporter in Washington, scored the scoop of a lifetime.Daniel Ellsberg, a former military analyst, had become disillusioned with the Vietnam War and decided to leak a top-secret history of the decision-making behind the conflict. Frustrated by his attempts to have lawmakers draw attention to the cache, now known as the Pentagon Papers, Ellsberg turned to The Times and, later, almost 20 other newspapers.

    "Behind the Race to Publish the Top-Secret Pentagon Papers" is from the December 20, 2017 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Niraj Chokshi and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • What College Students Really Think About Free Speech

    • By: Niraj Chokshi
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 5 mins
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    To some, free speech on college campuses appears to be under attack — but what do the students themselves think? A study released on Monday offers some answers based on a survey of more than 3,000 of them.

    "What College Students Really Think About Free Speech" is from the March 12, 2018 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Niraj Chokshi and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • 2 Black Women Sue Fox News, Claiming Racial Discrimination

    • By: Niraj Chokshi
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 3 mins
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    Fox News, whose chairman, Roger Ailes, was ousted last year after a string of sexual harassment claims, is facing new allegations of discrimination.

    "2 Black Women Sue Fox News, Claiming Racial Discrimination" is from the March 28, 2017 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Niraj Chokshi and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • Hitler's 'Mein Kampf' to Return to German Bookshelves after 70-Year Ban

    • By: Niraj Chokshi
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 2 mins
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    "Hitler's 'Mein Kampf' to Return to German Bookshelves after 70-Year Ban" is from the Around the World section of The Washington Post. It was written by Niraj Chokshi and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • 'Evil, Degrading, Addictive, Harmful': Utah Officially Deems Porn a Public Health Crisis

    • By: Niraj Chokshi
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 3 mins
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    "'Evil, Degrading, Addictive, Harmful': Utah Officially Deems Porn a Public Health Crisis" is from the April 19, 2016 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Niraj Chokshi and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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    • Justin Trudeau Personally Welcomes Syrian Refugees to Canada

    • By: Niraj Chokshi
    • Narrated by: Jill Melancon
    • Length: 2 mins
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    "Justin Trudeau Personally Welcomes Syrian Refugees to Canada" is from the Around the World section of The Washington Post. It was written by Niraj Chokshi and narrated by Jill Melancon.

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    • President Obama's Brutal Assessment of the Rise of Donald Trump

    • By: Niraj Chokshi
    • Narrated by: Jill Melancon
    • Length: 4 mins
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    "President Obama's Brutal Assessment of the Rise of Donald Trump" is from the March 12 2016, Politics section of The Washington Post. It was written by Niraj Chokshi and narrated by Jill Melancon.

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    • YouTube Filtering Draws Ire of Gay and Transgender Creators

    • By: Niraj Chokshi
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 4 mins
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    YouTube on Monday admitted that its family-friendly restricted mode had wrongly labeled some videos on its site. The company apologized and promised to fix the error after users complained that the site was filtering some videos about lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender issues.

    "YouTube Filtering Draws Ire of Gay and Transgender Creators" is from the March 20, 2017 Technology section of The New York Times. It was written by Niraj Chokshi and narrated by Fleet Cooper.

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    • Ruling Favors Transgender Students in Bathroom Case

    • By: Niraj Chokshi
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 3 mins
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    Juliet Evancho, a transgender woman whose sister performed at President Donald Trump’s inauguration, scored a temporary legal victory Monday when a federal judge ruled that she and two other transgender students at a Pennsylvania high school must be given access to restrooms corresponding to their gender identity.

    "Ruling Favors Transgender Students in Bathroom Case" is from the February 28, 2017 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Niraj Chokshi and narrated by Fleet Cooper.

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    • Deaths in the Line of Duty

    • By: Niraj Chokshi
    • Narrated by: Caroline Miller
    • Length: 4 mins
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    "Deaths in the Line of Duty" is from the July 28, 2016 US section of The New York Times. It was written by Niraj Chokshi and narrated by Caroline Miller.

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    • Don’t Just Throw Away Your Christmas Tree

    • By: Niraj Chokshi
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 2 mins
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    The presents are opened, Santa’s cookies are eaten, but the tree remains. Now what? Experts say there are plenty of ways to put Christmas trees to good use after the holidays, so don’t just trash them.

    "Don’t Just Throw Away Your Christmas Tree" is from the December 26, 2017 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Niraj Chokshi and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • We’re Getting More Sleep. A Whole 18 Minutes. It’s Not Enough.

    • By: Niraj Chokshi
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 4 mins
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    Years of scolding from health experts about a good night’s rest may be breaking through.

    "We’re Getting More Sleep. A Whole 18 Minutes. It’s Not Enough." is from the January 29, 2018 Health section of The New York Times. It was written by Niraj Chokshi and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • Germans Outraged by Mayor's Advice for Women after Raft of Harassment

    • By: Niraj Chokshi
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 3 mins
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    "Germans Outraged by Mayor's Advice for Women after Raft of Harassment" is from the Top Stories section of The Washington Post. It was written by Niraj Chokshi and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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