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Thu May 19, 2011
Science

On The Horizon: Busy Season For Hurricanes

The Atlantic hurricane season begins in less than two weeks. Forecasters warn it's likely to be another busy one. At a news conference Thursday, government officials said climate factors remain conducive to hurricanes.

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Thu May 19, 2011
Media

Longtime NBC Executive Resigns

The NBC Sports Group chairman has resigned. The longtime NBC executive has been closely associated with NBC's broadcasts of the Olympics — as well as the creation of Saturday Night Live. Dick Ebersol leaves as NBC's operations are reconfigured by Comcast.

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Thu May 19, 2011
World

Strauss-Kahn Appears In Court

Former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn was formally indicted Thursday, prosecutors announced. He's charged with sexually assaulting a maid in a New York hotel. Michele Norris talks to NPR's Joel Rose for the latest.

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Thu May 19, 2011
Middle East

What Is Obama's Middle East Peace Doctrine?

For more on President Obama's speech on the Middle East, Michele Norris talks with Susan Rice, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations.

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Thu May 19, 2011
World

Prince Alwaleed Comments On Obama's Speech

Robert Siegel talks to Prince Alwaleed bin Talal. Alwaleed is the biggest individual foreign investor in the U.S. The 56-year-old Saudi prince wields no political power in the house of Saud, but he is the richest man in Saudi Arabia — and the 26th richest man in the world.

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