10:00am

Mon August 6, 2012
-Tuned To Yesterday

Tuned to Yesterday

# 618, Horror, Witch’s Tale “The Boa Goddess” 7/31/33, Suspense “The Night Man” 10/26/44  

Tuned To Yesterday features programs from radio's golden era. Drama, Comedy, Western, Sci-Fi and more. Produced by Mark Lavonier.
 

9:54am

Mon August 6, 2012
Station Announcement

Campbell Debate: Is Religion Hurting Our Politics?

John Vachon, 1914-1975, Flickr Commons

The Campbell Institute of Public Affairs at the Maxwell School of Syracuse University presents the second in a series of debates on timely issues of public importance, with a fresh, provocative format.

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9:42am

Mon August 6, 2012
The Two-Way

At Sikh Temple, Leader Attacked Gunman; Died Trying To Protect Others

Satwant Singh Kaleka, in an image broadcast by Milwaukee's TMJ4-TV.
TMJ4

As happened after last month's shooting rampage in Aurora, Colo., we're starting to hear stories of courage and sacrifice about victims of another mass shooting.

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9:24am

Mon August 6, 2012
The Torch

Let's Catch Up: U.S. Women's Basketball Blowout, And Maroney's Vault Woes

American Diana Taurasi drives to the basket past Xiaoyun Song #5 of China during their preliminary round match on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games.
Christian Petersen Getty Images

As we enter the final week of the 2012 Summer Olympics, and athletes from the United States have won a total of 60 medals. That's just behind China, at 61. The two countries have stayed in lock-step with one another all through the London Games. Here's a quick rundown of other news out there:

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8:28am

Mon August 6, 2012
Around the Nation

Gunman Interrupts Sikh Temple Service, 7 Dead

Originally published on Mon August 6, 2012 1:02 pm

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8:15am

Mon August 6, 2012
Middle East

Syrian Prime Minister Defects To Jordan

Originally published on Mon August 6, 2012 1:02 pm

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STEVE INSKEEP, HOST:

We are covering other news today, including news out of Syria, where there have been some high-level defections. The prime minister of Syria fled to neighboring Jordan just two months after he was appointed. He says he has joined the opposition. Syrian rebels say that three other cabinet members also defected. These are the highest level departures from the government of Bashar al-Assad since the uprising began well over a year ago.

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8:12am

Mon August 6, 2012

7:47am

Mon August 6, 2012
The Two-Way

Sikh Temple Shooting Suspect's Ties To White Supremacists Being Probed

Originally published on Mon August 6, 2012 3:54 pm

Wade Michael Page, in a photo released by police.
Oak Creek Police

The latest developments related to Sunday's shooting at a Sikh temple in Oak Creek, Wis., in which six people were killed and three injured before, authorities say, the gunman was killed by police:

Update at 3:47 p.m. ET. Obama Says Events Should Lead To "Soul Searching":

President Obama gave televised statements about the shooting which he called "terrible, tragic."

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7:18am

Mon August 6, 2012
Around the Nation

Man Pays Dearly For Unlawfully Feeding Alligator

Originally published on Mon August 6, 2012 1:02 pm

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7:05am

Mon August 6, 2012
Around the Nation

Curiosity Captivates Times Square Crowd

Originally published on Mon August 6, 2012 1:02 pm

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