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Bloodshed on the desert highway.

Bought by KFCF FM

  • Added: Feb 16, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Author Benjamin Percy talks about his writing and his novel "Red Moon" with friend and fellow writer Jeremy Chamberlin.

Bought by WKAR and WDET Detroit Public Radio

  • Added: Dec 09, 2018
  • Length: 54:30
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: The Wine Fellers
We discuss the most fascinating drinking games from around the world that you've never heard of.

  • Added: Feb 27, 2018
  • Length: 01:00:00
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In 2005, Teri Knight drove 650 miles on midwestern roads through Ohio, Indiana, Iowa and Illinois, pleading with the public to help her do what law...

  • Added: Mar 05, 2017
  • Length: 19:39
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In even the most high profile criminal cases, there comes a point where the world moves on. But for the families of both the victims and the shoote...

  • Added: Dec 01, 2016
  • Length: 29:41
Caption: Sword and Scale Episode 22
A family divided, a hungry media looking for answers, and an inept police department looking for answers to explain and more importantly prove the ...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 01:20:26
Caption: Sword and Scale Episode 18
How much to you trust your friends? How much do you know your friends? What would they do for you? What would you do for them? You may be surprised...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 01:10:59
Caption: Sword and Scale Episode 15
Pure evil is caught on tape in the case of a deliberate murder that took 8 years of planning, plenty of hard work, and a YouTube video to accomplis...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 01:21:08
Caption: Sword and Scale Episode 12
When 20-year-old Morgan Ingram tragically died in 2011, the family couldn't deal with their grief. What followed was a bizarre and prolonged Intern...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 01:14:10
Caption: Sword and Scale Episode 11
What happens when a family's grief slips into malice and madness, when a mother is so hell-bent on being portrayed as a victim that she begins vict...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 58:53
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Pulitzer Prize winner Matt Richtel explores the allure and dangers of texting while driving in his compelling and timely book.

Bought by RadioFreePalmer

  • Added: Nov 06, 2015
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 1
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When Brandy Gibson was pregnant the first time, she noticed that opening her freezer gave her an odd, pleasant feeling. But when she got pregnant a...

Bought by KRZA and PRX Remix

  • Added: Sep 27, 2015
  • Length: 15:59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Artist's conception of a LightSail in Earth orbit., Credit: The Planetary Society
This special edition takes you behind the scenes on May 20, 2015 as LightSail is lifted into orbit. You’ll hear the thrilling launch, meet key tea...

Bought by KMUD, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, WXAV 88.3FM, KWMR, and KFCF FM

  • Added: May 25, 2015
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: The 10-inch guns at Battery Russell that weren't fired.
The US mainland hadn't been attacked since the War of 1812 until a summer evening during 1942. And when Battery Russell on the Oregon coast was sh...

Bought by WSLR and WYAP

  • Added: Nov 08, 2014
  • Length: 15:47
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Disease Detective Badge, Credit: CDC
They’re called disease detectives – the nation’s medical eyes and ears on the lookout for disease outbreaks and bioterror attacks. They’re the Epid...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio, Georgia Public Broadcasting, and 90.1 WFYI Public Radio

  • Added: Aug 25, 2014
  • Length: 09:04
  • Purchases: 3
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On April 13, 2014, former KKK member Frazier Glenn Cross pulled into a Jewish Community Center and ambushed a grandfather and grandson, killing bot...

Bought by KRCC-FM, WUNC, PRX Remix, and WEZU

  • Added: Jun 13, 2014
  • Length: 14:13
  • Purchases: 4
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John Fanta reporting from MSG on the Big East-Big Ten Announcement for the Gavitt Tip Off Classic.

  • Added: May 07, 2014
  • Length: 04:55
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Every year for the past few years, tens of thousand of flytraps have gone missing – from the wild, from gardens, from nurseries. And, really, nobod...

Bought by KALH, 90.5 WESA, and PRX Remix

  • Added: Apr 24, 2014
  • Length: 21:00
  • Purchases: 3
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For nearly a century we’ve been trying to read someone’s truthfulness by the way they act — through machine, or our own intuition. The police, the ...

Bought by KPIK-LP, 90.5 WESA, and PRX Remix

  • Added: Feb 14, 2014
  • Length: 13:10
  • Purchases: 3
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Dick Moreau has hung over 50,000 posters of his daughter around the area of Jay, Maine. This is the story of one family's 26-year quest for answers.

Bought by KFAI, New Hampshire Public Radio, and PRX Remix

  • Added: Apr 01, 2013
  • Length: 07:27
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Charles Lewis, Jr and his mother during his sentencing hearing, Credit:
The anatomy of a sentencing hearing for a juvenile in Michigan facing life in prison without the possibility of parole. Charles Lewis, Jr was 13 wh...

Bought by PRX Remix and KUT

  • Added: Jun 13, 2012
  • Length: 17:14
  • Purchases: 2
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The trailer for the new thriller about Obama's second presidential term.

  • Added: May 22, 2012
  • Length: 03:27
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Newspaper and Web reporter Mara Leveritt on a special edition of Tales from the South, where Southern writers bring their own true stories to life ...

  • Added: Jul 05, 2011
  • Length: 29:00
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Chaitali Sinha, Program Officer, Governance, Equity, and Health of the International Development Research Centre, joins us today.

Bought by KVSC

  • Added: Mar 09, 2011
  • Length: 25:17
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Reagan National Airport was almost permanently closed in the days after the 9/11 attacks., Credit: WikiCommons
How one Congressman's bald-faced bluff saved Reagan National from permanent closure.

  • Added: Sep 09, 2010
  • Length: 06:07