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April 16, 2014 | NPR · Schoolgirls were kidnapped in Nigeria Tuesday. The suspects are believed to be with a radical group blamed for a bombing Monday. Kelly McEvers talks to Michelle Faul of The Associated Press.
 
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April 16, 2014 | NPR · Fans and foes want to know whether the Affordable Care Act is meeting its goals. But, for good reasons, there are no clear answers yet.
 
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April 16, 2014 | NPR · A year after the Boston Marathon bombing, Heather Abbott has adapted to life with her prostheses, including a blade for running and one that allows her to wear her favorite shoes.
 

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April 16, 2014 | NPR · Ukrainian tanks arrived in the city of Kramatorsk Wednesday morning. By the time they rolled out of the city, they were flying Russian flags. People in Kramatorsk tell the story of what happened.
 
April 16, 2014 | NPR · NATO has announced a strengthening of its forces near the alliance's eastern border. Gen. George Joulwan, the former NATO supreme allied commander for Europe, discusses the plan.
 
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April 16, 2014 | NPR · A 325 million-year-old fossil find shows that the gill structures of modern sharks are actually quite different from their ancient ancestors.
 

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April 12, 2014 | NPR · As pro-Russia demonstrators continue their tense standoff in Eastern Ukraine, police are conspicuously absent from city streets.
 

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April 13, 2014 | NPR · As the anniversary of last year's marathon bombing approaches, NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with correspondent Carrie Johnson about the investigation and legal wrangling yet to come.
 

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Apr 11, 2014 — In Emma Donoghue's Frog Music, a burlesque dancer investigates the 1876 murder of her friend. It debuts at No. 4.
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Apr 4, 2014 — In Gabrielle Zevin's The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry, a bookstore owner receives a mysterious package. It debuts at No. 6.
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Mar 28, 2014 — Debuting at No. 3, Harlan Coben's Missing You is a thriller that starts with a mysterious online dating profile.
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Mar 24, 2014 — A literary agent receives a dangerous manuscript in Chris Pavone's The Accident. It debuts at No. 9.
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Mar 14, 2014 — Debuting at No. 3, Words of Radiance is book two of Brandon Sanderson's "Stormlight Archive" series.
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Mar 7, 2014 — Debuting at No. 3, Lorrie Moore's Bark is a collection of eight short stories.
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Feb 28, 2014The Museum Of Extraordinary Things follows a love affair on the boardwalk of early 20th-century Coney Island. It debuts at No. 8.
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Feb 21, 2014 — Andy Weir's The Martian is the harrowing tale of an astronaut stranded on the red planet. It debuts at No. 6.
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Feb 14, 2014 — A collection of short stories by The Office writer B. J. Novak, One More Thing, debuts at No. 6.
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Feb 7, 2014 — Debuting at No. 3, Anna Quindlen's Still Life With Bread Crumbs tells a story of unexpected love.
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