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5:40 am
Fri September 14, 2012

New U.S. President Will Face Old Issues In Pakistan

Originally published on Mon September 17, 2012 4:00 pm

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STEVE INSKEEP, HOST:

We're continuing our comprehensive election coverage as voting nears. Each day our campaign correspondents, like Scott Horsley and Ari Shapiro, bring you the voices of the campaign in a way that few others do - a chance to listen to the candidates and voters, listen to people think.

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World
5:32 am
Fri September 14, 2012

U.S. Warns Of More Demonstrations Over Film

Originally published on Fri September 14, 2012 10:43 am

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STEVE INSKEEP, HOST:

It's MORNING EDITION, from NPR News. Good morning. I'm Steve Inskeep. We have been following anti-American demonstrations across the Muslim world on this Friday. The demonstrations are being fueled by a film made in California which ridiculed the Prophet Muhammad and is unleashing old and deep resentments of the United States.

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Business
5:32 am
Fri September 14, 2012

Psy's 'Gangnam Style' Sets Records

Originally published on Fri September 14, 2012 10:43 am

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And today's last word in business is: Gangnam Style.

(SOUNDBITE OF MUSIC VIDEO, "GANGNAM STYLE")

PSY: (Rapping) Oppan gangnamseutail.

INSKEEP: That's the music video by the Korean rapper Psy - P-S-Y. Since it was posted in July, it has gotten more than 160 million views - 160 million. The song recently made it onto the Billboard Hot 100 chart. And at the rate it's going it will surpass the summer earworm "Call Me Maybe" in YouTube views.

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Strange News
4:49 am
Fri September 14, 2012

Cat Sneaks Onto Plane Bound For Disney World

Originally published on Fri September 14, 2012 10:43 am

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Strange News
4:47 am
Fri September 14, 2012

On Your Cellphone At The Movies? Watch For Ninjas

Originally published on Fri September 14, 2012 10:43 am

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