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The Two-Way
11:38 am
Thu November 21, 2013

Kennedy Cousin Skakel Gets Bail As He Awaits New Murder Trial

Michael Skakel, pictured in October 2012, was granted bail Thursday.
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Originally published on Thu November 21, 2013 7:00 pm

Michael Skakel, a cousin of the Kennedy family, was granted bail Thursday and released from prison as he awaits a new trial in the 1975 murder of his neighbor Martha Moxley.

The Associated Press reports:

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World
11:24 am
Thu November 21, 2013

Walking The World: 7 Years And Counting

Originally published on Thu November 21, 2013 11:49 am

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CELESTE HEADLEE, HOST:

Now to East Africa, where one man is currently on a journey of discovery.

(SOUNDBITE OF FOOTSTEPS)

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On Disabilities
11:24 am
Thu November 21, 2013

Autistic Kids At Risk Of Wandering: How To Keep Them Safe

Originally published on Thu November 21, 2013 11:49 am

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CELESTE HEADLEE, HOST:

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Around the Nation
11:24 am
Thu November 21, 2013

American Indian Leader Encouraged By White House Meeting

Originally published on Thu November 21, 2013 11:49 am

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CELESTE HEADLEE, HOST:

This is TELL ME MORE from NPR News. I'm Celeste Headlee. Michel Martin is away. Coming up, journalist Paul Salopek started walking a while ago. He'll keep walking for seven years. He's following the development of mankind from Ethiopia all the way to the bottom of South America. And we'll talk about how students in cities across the U.S. are falling in his footsteps. That's in a few minutes.

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The Two-Way
11:19 am
Thu November 21, 2013

Three Women May Have Spent 30 Years As Slaves In London

A very disturbing story is emerging from the U.K.:

-- "Two people have been arrested as part of an investigation into slavery and domestic servitude at a house in London sparked by a report on Sky News. The inquiry was launched after one of three alleged victims told a charity she had been held against her will for more than 30 years." (Sky News)

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