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The Aurora Theater Shootings
4:07 pm
Fri July 20, 2012

Aurora, Colo., Mayor: 'It Is An Absolute Horror'

Originally published on Fri July 20, 2012 5:56 pm

Robert Siegel and Audie Cornish have the latest on the shooting early Friday morning at a movie theater in Aurora, Colo. The gunman opened fire during a midnight screening of The Dark Knight Rises.

Law
3:57 pm
Fri July 20, 2012

Aurora, Colo., Police 'Confident' Shooter Acted Alone

Originally published on Fri July 20, 2012 5:56 pm

Carrie Kahn talks to Robert Siegel about the latest on Friday's shooting in Aurora, Colo. At least 12 people were killed and dozens were wounded when a gunman opened fired at a late night showing of the new Batman film.

Strange News
3:57 pm
Fri July 20, 2012

Auctioneers Test Verbal Mettle At Contest

Originally published on Fri July 20, 2012 7:40 pm

At the National Auctioneer Championships in Spokane, Wash., we find out just what makes a winning auctioneer.

Middle East
3:57 pm
Fri July 20, 2012

U.N. Extends Observer Mission In Syria

Originally published on Fri July 20, 2012 5:56 pm

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ROBERT SIEGEL, HOST:

Today, the U.N. Security Council extended its observer mission in Syria for another month. In Damascus, shelling and mortar attacks intensified, and Brazil became the latest nation to order the evacuation of its embassy staff from the Syrian capital. From Beirut, NPR's Peter Kenyon has this update.

PETER KENYON, BYLINE: Opposition activists have been uploading videos of clashes and bloodshed for over a year now, but not from the very heart of the capital, Damascus.

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World Health
3:57 pm
Fri July 20, 2012

South Africa Still The Hardest Hit By HIV Infections

Originally published on Fri July 20, 2012 5:56 pm

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ROBERT SIEGEL, HOST:

From NPR News, this is ALL THINGS CONSIDERED. I'm Robert Siegel.

AUDIE CORNISH, HOST:

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