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NPR poll: The delta surge pushed Americans further behind in all walks of life

Americans have fallen way behind. The rent's overdue and evictions are looming. Two-thirds of parents say their kids have fallen behind in school. And one in five households say someone in the home has been unable to get medical care for a serious condition. These are some of the main takeaways from a new national poll by NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Despite billions of dollars in relief money from federal and state governments, ...

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Arts and Culture

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Multi media journalist finds happiness sharing Fort Wayne stories

Fort Wayne journalist Sara Fiedelholtz is realizing two long-time professional goals this fall with a Happiness Exhibit at the Allen County Public Library's Jeffrey R. Krull Gallery and the launch of HUB 260, a weekly multi-media property focused on the Fort Wayne area.

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Indiana AG Rokita opposes strengthened Voting Rights Act in Senate testimony

Indiana Attorney General Todd Rokita urged federal lawmakers this week not to approve legislation strengthening a federal voting rights law.

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Matthew Fisher

WBOI Presents: In Session Episode 023 Economics

On this episode of WBOI Presents: In Session, we are joined by Matthew Fisher, Associate Professor at Ivy Tech Fort Wayne and Adjunct Instructor at the University of Saint Francis . This conversation was hosted by WBOI Intern Louis Richey. Their conversion focused on the ancient origins of economics, the misunderstandings around the concept of scarcity, and how changes in an economy and a language often come from the bottom up. That’s all on this episode of WBOI Presents: In Session.

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Behind Mitt Romney in the New Hampshire polls comes Ron Paul, and then several men battling for third. Including Jon Huntsman, the former Utah governor and ambassador to China.

Bill Littlefield is the host of WBUR and NPR's Only A Game, a weekly one-hour sports magazine.

Jerry Sandusky has been charged with sexually abusing children over a 15-year period. Sandusky has had a long, successful career as an assistant football coach with a college program celebrated for two things: winning, and head coach Joe Paterno — not necessarily in that order.

'This is NPR' is honored to share personal accounts of 9/11, in the voices of our journalists who covered the events as they unfolded. Here, Talk of the Nation host Neal Conan remembers the blur of wall-to-wall coverage in the first few weeks after the attacks.

I vividly remember what a beautiful day it was – on a run before work, the temperature was delicious, the sky an impeccable blue. By the time I got to the office, and despite the fragmentary information, this was clearly a major event.


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