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8:00am

Wed February 29, 2012
Business

Murdoch's Son To Change Posts At News Corp.

Media baron Rupert Murdoch's son James, 39, is leaving his job as executive chairman of News Corp.'s newspaper arm, the company said Wednesday. He'll focus instead on the international TV business at the company, which has been embroiled in a scandal over phone and e-mail hacking in Britain.

6:00am

Wed February 29, 2012
Music

A Conversation with Katie Herzig

Katie Herzig's New album, The Waking Sleep
www.katieherzig.com

Katie Herzig was born and raised in Colorado. While attending CU in 1997, she and three friends formed the band Newcomers Home which quickly took the state and country by storm.  After five albums and nine years of national touring, the band dispersed, each pursuing a solo career. 

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5:26am

Wed February 29, 2012
Around the Nation

Ketchum Could Be First Female A&M Yell Leader

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5:08am

Wed February 29, 2012
Around the Nation

Tow Truck Fishes Dozens Of Cars Out Of Wis. Lake

At this year's fishing contest on Lake Winnebago in Wisconsin, they weren't just fishing for sturgeon. People arriving to fish parked their cars too closely, and the ice gave way. No one was hurt but three dozen vehicles were pulled out of the lake.

2:00am

Wed February 29, 2012
NPR Story

After Quran Burnings, U.S. To Review Afghan Mission

Originally published on Wed February 29, 2012 9:02 am

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RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST:

The deadly violence in Afghanistan over the burning of Qurans by the U.S. military has brought the American-led NATO mission to a crossroads. Among the dead have been four Americans, two of them by an Afghan policeman inside what was thought to be a highly secure government ministry building. The U.S. pulled all of its advisors from those ministries. The entire international community is on virtual lockdown.

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