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2:00am

Thu February 9, 2012
Election 2012

After 3 Wins, Santorum Campaigns In Texas

Originally published on Thu February 9, 2012 4:33 am

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STEVE INSKEEP, HOST:

Rick Santorum headed in a different direction after his wins on Tuesday.

Here's NPR's Wade Goodwyn in Dallas.

WADE GOODWYN, BYLINE: North Texas was a good choice for former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum to keep his campaign's momentum going. He met with evangelical pastors in the morning, Tea Partiers in the afternoon and a Republican women's group at night.

(SOUNDBITE OF MEETING)

UNIDENTIFIED WOMAN: It is our pleasure to introduce to you Rick Santorum. Give him a Texas welcome.

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10:01pm

Wed February 8, 2012
The Record

Get To Know The Song Of The Year Nominees: Mumford And Sons' 'The Cave'

Originally published on Thu November 8, 2012 2:32 pm

Mumford & Sons.
Courtesy of Billions

This Sunday the annual Grammy Award winners will be announced. One of the biggest categories is Song of the Year, which goes to a songwriter. Every day this week, we'll give you a little intel on one of the nominees. Today, Mumford and Sons' "The Cave."

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5:57pm

Wed February 8, 2012
Environment

Colorado Lawmakers Douse Wildfire Insurance Bill

Jane Sanders, who lost her home in Sunshine Canyon, testifies at the state capitol Wednesday.
Photo by Kirk Siegler

Almost a year and a half after the most destructive wildfire in Colorado history, many Four Mile Canyon fire victims are still struggling to rebuild, and some still haven’t settled with their insurance companies.

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3:05pm

Wed February 8, 2012
Music Interviews

A Ballet Dancer's Workout Music? Classical, Of Course

Jared Angle and Janie Taylor perform in George Balanchine's Symphony in Three Movements.
Paul Kolnik

Morning Edition has been asking people what music makes them move, in order to create The Ultimate NPR Workout Mix. The mix already includes a good selection of Kanye West, 2Pac and Madonna — which is just fine for some people.

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7:22am

Wed February 8, 2012
Election 2012

Colorado Republicans Support Santorum

Grace Hood

What a difference four years makes. Mitt Romney won Colorado’s GOP caucuses in 2008 with more than 60 percent of the vote. Tuesday night he was edged out by former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum.

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