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2:54 pm
Mon October 29, 2012

Listeners In Hurricane's Path Report On Sandy

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NEAL CONAN, HOST:

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Around the Nation
1:58 pm
Mon October 29, 2012

Record-Breaking 'Superstorm' Sandy Hammers Coast

Originally published on Mon October 29, 2012 2:28 pm

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NEAL CONAN, HOST:

This is TALK OF THE NATION. I'm Neal Conan, in Washington. We've followed Sandy for more than a week now as the late-season storm developed in the Caribbean, pounded Cuba, Haiti and other islands, brushed past Florida and headed up the East Coast.

Unusually, it's taken a sharp turn to the west. Even more unusually, it's combined with a more winter-like system to become an enormous event that's already dumping snow in the Appalachians, surging water ashore in Lower Manhattan and slashing winds and rain from Virginia to Massachusetts.

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Opinion
1:58 pm
Mon October 29, 2012

Op-Ed: U.S. Isn't Losing War In Afghanistan

Originally published on Mon October 29, 2012 2:43 pm

In a piece in the Washington Post, retired Army officer John Nagl argues that the U.S. has forgotten what losing a war really looks like. Nagl talks about what's been accomplished in Afghanistan, and the concerns that remain.

Politics
1:58 pm
Mon October 29, 2012

Politics At Work: What Crosses The Line?

Originally published on Mon October 29, 2012 2:52 pm

With just over a week left before what may be another very tight election, many offices are seeing more and more heated conversations about politics. But what are the rules? Employment lawyer John Barr and human resources expert Lynn Taylor talk about the collision of politics and the workplace.

Music
12:36 pm
Mon October 29, 2012

The Fresh Air Interview: Peter Rowan Bluegrass Band

Originally published on Thu November 8, 2012 9:53 pm

This interview was originally broadcast on Nov. 24, 2010.

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