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Presidential Race
3:32 pm
Thu September 13, 2012

Romney Makes Appeal To Women Voters In Virginia

Originally published on Thu September 13, 2012 10:19 pm

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Washington, D.C., is one of the most heavily Democratic places in the country. But some of its suburbs are in the swing state that both parties are fighting hard for. Mitt Romney campaigned in Northern Virginia today and NPR's Ari Shapiro reports they can't say its rally gave a clear indication of whom he's trying to win over in this community.

ARI SHAPIRO, BYLINE: Before Mitt Romney took the stage, people crowded the bleachers behind the podium. All but three of them were women.

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Around the Nation
3:32 pm
Thu September 13, 2012

'Occupiers' Reflect On Movement On Year Later

Originally published on Thu September 13, 2012 10:19 pm

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(SOUNDBITE OF PROTEST)

UNIDENTIFIED GROUP: We are the 99 percent. We are the 99 percent...

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Movies
3:32 pm
Thu September 13, 2012

Actors In Anti-Islam Film Say They Were Misled

Originally published on Thu September 13, 2012 10:19 pm

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Politics
3:32 pm
Thu September 13, 2012

Two Decisions May Make Voting Easier In Florida

Originally published on Thu September 13, 2012 10:19 pm

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Two decisions this week could make voting easier in the crucial swing state of Florida. One involves early voting, the other deals with the state's controversial effort to purge non-citizens from its voter registration rolls.

NPR's Pam Fessler has updates on both.

PAM FESSLER, BYLINE: Florida voting laws have been the subject of a lot of litigation this year and this is unlikely to be the end. But the warring parties have managed to find some common ground.

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Television
3:32 pm
Thu September 13, 2012

TV Networks Reach For Different Territory This Fall

Originally published on Thu September 13, 2012 10:19 pm

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And I'm Audie Cornish. The new fall season is shaping up on network TV and who better to guide us through it than a guy who watches TV for a living, our critic, Eric Deggans. Hi there, Eric.

ERIC DEGGANS, BYLINE: Hey, how's it going?

CORNISH: So to start, give me a sense of what's going on with the networks. Is there a theme or a trend emerging this season in fall TV?

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