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WATCH: In The War Between Tigers And Drone, Chalk One Up For Tigers

Feb. 23
Colin Dwyer / NPR

Sure they might be chubby — to put it charitably — but they're still tigers. And when Chinese zookeepers mobilized a drone to get them some exercise, the big cats had little trouble bringing it down.

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Trump And Transgender Rights: What Just Happened?

Feb. 23
Anya Kamenetz / NPR

On Wednesday, the Trump administration rescinded Obama-era guidance on transgender students' rights in schools. Here's what that means for the Supreme Court and for students in school right now.

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Voters Trust The Media More Than Trump... Maybe

Feb. 23
Danielle Kurtzleben / NPR

In just a few days, two different polls give two different answers to the same question: Do you trust Trump or the news media more? One lesson here is don't trust any single poll too much.

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Top Trump Advisers Bannon And Priebus Emphasize Unity At CPAC

Feb. 23
Jessica Taylor / NPR

The joint interview comes as both the White House chief of staff and Trump's chief strategist have tried to tamp down on reports of dissension between them.

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The Small North Carolina Town That Wants To Dissolve Itself

Feb. 23
Bill Chappell / NPR

Unwilling to impose a property tax and unable to offer services beyond streetlights, the town council in Centerville, N.C., is working to repeal its charter.

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Ice Fishing Has Its Rewards, But Bring A First Aid Kit

Feb. 23
Jessica Boddy / NPR

Every winter people flock to the frigid lakes of Canada and the northern U.S.A. to ice fish. According to a new study, thislow and seemingly harmless sport has some risks of injuries.

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To Test Zika Vaccines, Scientists Need A New Outbreak

Feb. 23
Carmen Heredia Rodriguez / NPR

It's a bit of a paradox, but researchers say they need Zika virus to re-emerge this year so they can test vaccines designed to defeat it.

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Legislator Aims To Stop The Million Dollar Wedding (Or At Least Tax It)

Feb. 23
Chhavi Sachdev / NPR

Wealthy families in India spend a lot on weddings. So do lower income families. A member of Parliament is proposing a bill that would tax the rich and help the poor.

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Asian Last Names Lead To Fewer Job Interviews, Still

Feb. 23
Jenny J. Chen / NPR

For many Asian-Americans, this kind of discrimination means that the pressure to change their names and shed the perpetual foreigner stereotype is strong.

Trump's Lift Of Transgender Bathroom Protections Doesn't Affect Cal...

Trump's Lift Of Transgender Bathroom Protections Doesn't Affect California Schools

Feb. 23
Associated Press, Ben Bradford / Capital Public Radio

Transgender students in California public schools can continue to use facilities for the gender they identify with thanks to a 2013 state law.