Mon April 16, 2012
The Two-Way

Key Players In Federal Agency's Vegas Scandal Due At Hearing

At a sometimes heated hearing today where members of the House got to express outrage, the man at the center of the General Services Administration scandal refused to testify.

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Sun April 15, 2012
Around the Nation

The 2080 Census: The World As We (Don't) Know It

Vallarie Enriquez

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Sat April 14, 2012
Marc On The Blues

The Blues Tonight: Tommy Bolin & Friends

429 Records

This week on The Nine O’clock Blues we’ll take a listen to several leading guitarists as they pay tribute to Sioux City, Iowa’s number one gift to the guitar, Tommy Bolin.

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Fri April 13, 2012
The Record

15 Years After 'Titanic,' Does The Power Ballad Go On?

Originally published on Tue February 26, 2013 3:24 pm

Celine Dion sings "My Heart Will Go On" at the 1998 Academy Awards.
Timothy A. Clary AFP/Getty Images

An uncanny thing happens when we remember blockbuster cultural events — for example, massively popular movies of the last century. Images, sounds and storylines slide toward each other in a cataclysm of memory, like the cargo on a massive ship that's split in half and tilted on its side (you know where I'm going with this).

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Fri April 13, 2012
The Two-Way

Holy Hail! Photos, Videos Show Texas Storm's Fury; Drifts 4-Feet Deep

Originally published on Fri April 13, 2012 5:46 am

This photo provided by the Amarillo/Potter/Randall Office of Emergency Management shows Potter County firefighter Matt Dryden standing next to a wall of hail on Wednesday near Amarillo, Texas. The hail was pushed into drifts of up to 4-feet.

Photos and videos from Wednesday's hail storm that hit part of the Texas panhandle tell a pretty amazing story.

Nickel-sized hailstones fell so fast and so furiously that they were pushed into drifts that in some places ended up about 4-feet high.

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