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7:33am

Fri July 3, 2015
Business

Bubble Wrap Fans Were Outraged; Then Calmed Down

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Good morning. I'm David Greene. There was a big scare this week that bubble wrap as we know it is dead. The Internet flipped out when Sealed Air Corp announced a new type of bubble wrap. It'll be cheaper to store and ship but much less satisfying.

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7:24am

Fri July 3, 2015
Animals

Parrot On A Winning Streak Picks Japan To Win Women's World Cup

Originally published on Fri July 3, 2015 7:33 am

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5:06am

Fri July 3, 2015
NPR Story

Why It's An Uphill Battle To Make Indianapolis A More Pedestrian Friendly City

Originally published on Fri July 3, 2015 7:33 am

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5:06am

Fri July 3, 2015
NPR Story

Implementation Of Obamacare Remains A Work In Progress

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5:06am

Fri July 3, 2015
NPR Story

The Legal Business Of Marijuana Is Growing But The Industry Lacks Diversity

Originally published on Fri July 3, 2015 7:41 am

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5:06am

Fri July 3, 2015
Europe

When Greeks Vote Sunday, It's Not Just About A Debt Deal

Originally published on Fri July 3, 2015 12:20 pm

A man waits at an Athens bus stop where the Greek word "no" has been spray-painted over "yes" on a banner put up in advance of Sunday's referendum. Greek voters will say whether they want to accept or reject a deal that's been offered by the country's creditors. Greeks are deeply divided and analysts say the outcome is not clear.
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Elisavet Zachariadou is a retired professor of history in Athens. She admires Italian art and reads French literature and German philosophy. She considers herself a European.

"When I learned that Greece is going to be part of the European Union [in the 1980s], I was very happy," she recalls. "And I said, 'How nice. And how good for all of us.' "

But Zachariadou's attachment to Europe is complex. She's 84 and lives in the Athens suburb where she grew up during World War II, when Nazi Germany invaded Greece and her people suffered horribly.

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5:06am

Fri July 3, 2015
Planet Money

Greece's Bailout Referendum Boils Down To: Yes Or No

Originally published on Fri July 3, 2015 8:01 am

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11:17am

Thu July 2, 2015
Economy

In June Jobs Report, Positive Numbers Belie Frustrations Beneath Surface

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10:34am

Thu July 2, 2015
Law

BP Agrees To Fork Over Nearly $19B For Role In Gulf Oil Spill

Originally published on Thu July 2, 2015 5:31 pm

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7:32am

Thu July 2, 2015
Food

Obama Weighs In: No Peas In Guacamole

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7:22am

Thu July 2, 2015
Around the Nation

Despite Short Obit, Doug Led A Full Life

Originally published on Thu July 2, 2015 7:32 am

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5:08am

Thu July 2, 2015
Business

Nike's Phil Knight, 77, To Step Down As Chairman

Originally published on Fri July 3, 2015 12:06 am

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5:08am

Thu July 2, 2015
Economy

Puerto Ricans Fear Troubled Economy Will Inflict Real Pain

Originally published on Thu July 2, 2015 3:44 pm

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5:08am

Thu July 2, 2015
Research News

Not All Online Restaurant Reviews Are Created Equal

Originally published on Thu July 2, 2015 7:32 am

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5:08am

Thu July 2, 2015
NPR Story

NBC News Chief Anchor Lester Holt Wants To Make Each Story Count

Originally published on Thu July 2, 2015 7:32 am

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