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School Shooting

Authorities identify the gunman who killed seven students in their classroom at Northern Illinois University yesterday

Who is McCain?

Fresh from archrival Mitt Romney's endorsement, Senator John McCain looks to be headed for Republican nomination. So who is John McCain?

Choking Game

The Centers for Disease Control released a report this week that says at least 82 youths have died from what some have called "the choking game." (Click this story title for links to sites mentioned on the show.)


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Wass 'Up With Hip-Hop?

Hip-Hop music is facing some tough times. Record sales are down significantly. So are mainstream awards for the genre. Here & Now music critic Christopher Blagg explores the reasons behind the decline.

This program aired on February 15, 2008.

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