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When 18-year-old Ruth Cruger disappeared in 1917, newspapers reported that she probably ran off with a boyfriend. New York police said that there w...

  • Added: Oct 08, 2019
  • Length: 27:01
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In the late 1800s, North Carolina was trying to build a railway system through the Western part of the state. In December of 1882, something went w...

Bought by WCAI / WNAN


  • Added: Sep 05, 2019
  • Length: 20:27
  • Purchases: 1
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One summer in 1973, two men robbed a bank in Stockholm. They held four people hostage for six days. Swedish psychiatrist and criminologist Nils Bej...

  • Added: Sep 05, 2019
  • Length: 26:51
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When Sarah Winchester’s husband died, she inherited millions from the family business: the manufacture of the famous Winchester Rifle. A medium rep...

  • Added: Sep 05, 2019
  • Length: 22:25
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On this week's show,  This month marks the 50th anniversary The Troubles. We'll hear the story a boy from Northern Ireland who was shot and blinde...

  • Added: Aug 16, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
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On this week's show, we’ve got a true story that has all the trappings of a cracking good adventure novel: Emperors and wars, legends, greed, secre...

  • Added: Jul 26, 2019
  • Length: 54:01
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Melanie & Rusty had the privilege of speaking with Dr. Imad Naji Rasheed recently. He was a professor at the University of Baghdad, Iraq and is a s...

  • Added: Apr 24, 2019
  • Length: 04:14
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Izzy Young ran The Folklore Center in New York's Greenwich Village for decades and produced Bob Dylan's first public concert in 1961. Young died M...

  • Added: Feb 06, 2019
  • Length: 04:44
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On the afternoon of June 23rd, 1972, Martin McNally walked into the St. Louis airport with a wig, a sawed-off rifle, and a plan.

Bought by ABC and Canadian Broadcasting Corporation


  • Added: Nov 05, 2018
  • Length: 31:31
  • Purchases: 2
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On this week’s show, we travel to Mosul in Iraq to see how reconstruction efforts are coming along after ISIS. Also how are the people reconciling?...

  • Added: Sep 21, 2018
  • Length: 54:01
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In this week's show : we hear from the first 'test tube baby' 40 years later, find hot and bothered Germans (who also sit too much), long live the...

Bought by KVSC


  • Added: Aug 08, 2018
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1
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This week, we’ve got love down to a science! On the Road, we discover the love of a man who made cleaning a science - The Don Juan of the John, Don...

  • Added: Jul 22, 2018
  • Length: 37:56
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This week we take stock of the 1968 protest movement in the US. We'll be going to California, which was one of the protest movement strongholds in ...

  • Added: Jul 20, 2018
  • Length: 54:00
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This week we’ll introduce you to Shiori Ito, who can give us a first-hand look into how hard it is for women to speak out in male-dominated Japan. ...

  • Added: Jul 13, 2018
  • Length: 54:00
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With great Pride, Lily Tomlin and Jane Wagner's lifelong tale of love and laughter! Our feature is Karol and Tammy of Namaste Ocean Shores, Washing...

  • Added: Jun 24, 2018
  • Length: 37:57
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An episode all about imagination! Love from the Karma Triyana Dharmachakra Buddhist Monastery in Woodstock NY; the creative love story of Joanne an...

  • Added: Jun 10, 2018
  • Length: 39:22
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Tractor pulling and becoming a star with Connecticut Kathy in North Stonington; Love in History this week is a Main Event of love between Shawn Mic...

  • Added: May 27, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
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This week’s Love in History comes with a song in our hearts – from the musical love of Irving and Ellin Berlin. Also in this episode, Lovin America...

  • Added: May 20, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
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Bison wrestling and fireproof buffalo!; fairy tales shared between Cinderella and the Mud Man; a heavy metal love story from over the Rainbow.

  • Added: Jan 14, 2018
  • Length: 29:02
Caption: Samuri Armor, Credit: Renee Wilde
The Boonshoft Museum of Discovery is nestled in a beautiful stretch of public parks that mark the confluence of the Stillwater and Great Miami Rive...

  • Added: Apr 27, 2017
  • Length: 06:02
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Three short moments celebrating 2017 NEA Jazz Master, Dave Holland.

Bought by KJZX- Jazz ATX, WART FM, WUSF, Harford Community Radio, GCR (Global Community Radio) and more


  • Added: Mar 31, 2017
  • Length: 03:27
  • Purchases: 6
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The Lucy Spacecraft, named after the human fossil Lucy, will revolutionize our knowledge of the origins of our solar system.

Bought by KUPR low power FM, KKRN, KENW, Radio Newark, and WLPR


  • Added: Mar 09, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Lets Travel Radio's February Show - Riding the MTA. With insight from the Long Island Railroad, NY By Rail Publishing, and MetroNorth Railroad boar...

  • Added: Feb 12, 2017
  • Length: 58:26
Caption: The 40th Anniversary of the Band's "The Last Waltz:" All Access
Robbie Robertson shares insights looking back from 40 years on at one of, if not THE best rock and roll concerts and films, The Last Waltz. Interv...

Bought by KGLP, Prairie Public, KSRQ, KAZU, KGLT and more


  • Added: Nov 21, 2016
  • Length: 58:24
  • Purchases: 10
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In the mid-20th Century, a man named Robert LeFevre (pronounced Luh-FAVE) created a small mountain academy just north of Colorado Springs called Th...

Bought by KVNF


  • Added: Jun 20, 2016
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 1