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Tue February 12, 2013
Planet Money

Hey, Sportsfans: Get Fired Up For A Uniform Price Multi-Unit Dutch Auction!

Originally published on Wed February 13, 2013 11:04 am

Very excited about dynamic pricing.
Paul Beaty AP

Changing ticket prices on the fly is a big thing in sports right now. In the past few years, lots of teams have started cutting prices for games with lots of unsold seats, and jacking up prices when demand is high. They're essentially doing what hotels and airlines have been doing for years.

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Sat February 9, 2013

Week In Sports: NBA Season Hits Halfway Point

Originally published on Sat February 9, 2013 10:11 am



This is WEEKEND EDITION from NPR News. I'm Scott Simon. You know what gets me through the week sometimes? The chance to say time for sports.


SIMON: Halftime in the NBA just a week away. The Lakers look like they could use a snooze. Hear about A-Rod's anti-aging clinic in South Florida; doesn't just take care of fine lines and wrinkles, and NPR Sports correspondent Tom Goldman joins us now. Morning, Tom.


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Wed February 6, 2013
Around the Nation

Manti Te'o Deletes Twitter Account

Originally published on Wed February 6, 2013 8:51 am



Good morning. I'm David Greene.

Manti Te'o won't be tricked again - at least not on Twitter. Te'o's the Notre Dame football player who says he met his girlfriend online. The woman wasn't real, and Te'o says he was the victim of a hoax. He's now deleted his Twitter account. The page had included a quote from author Alexander Dumas: "Life is a storm. You will bask in the sunlight one moment, be shattered on the rocks the next. What makes you a man is what you do when that storm comes."

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Thu January 24, 2013
The Two-Way

Manti Te'o: 'What I Went Through Was Real'

Originally published on Mon January 28, 2013 8:16 am

Manti T'eo.
Jonathan Daniel Getty Images


Wed January 23, 2013
The Two-Way

Manti Te'o Says He Lied After Learning 'Girlfriend' Was A Hoax

Originally published on Wed January 23, 2013 9:19 am

Manti Te'o during his interview with Katie Couric.

ABC News is beginning to release bits of Katie Couric's conversation with Notre Dame football star Manti Te'o, and the first highlight the network is spotlighting is this:

"Manti Te'o briefly lied to the media and the public after discovering his online girlfriend did not exist ... he admitted in an exclusive interview with ABC News' Katie Couric."

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