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On Mother's Day 2010, in front of a crowd of 12,227 fans and one very proud and happy gramma, Dallas Braden pitched A PERFECT GAME!

  • Added: Apr 05, 2011
  • Length: 03:57
Caption: Producer Max Jacobs with the World Series trophy
At KALW News, we're still celebrating the San Francisco Giants' 2010 World Series victory. As part of it, we created an hour-long documentary all a...

Bought by PRX Remix

  • Added: Apr 04, 2011
  • Length: 05:28
  • Purchases: 1
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Buffalo native Jillian Mertz talks about how the songs of Jackson C. Frank, a little known folk musician from her hometown, helped her understand t...

  • Added: Apr 03, 2011
  • Length: 07:30
Caption: http://www.timeontheoutside.com/, Credit: Shannon Heffernan
What happens when a women gives birth behind bars? Usually those babies are sent home with family members or put into foster care. But some prison...

Bought by KFAI, New Hampshire Public Radio, and Vocalo.org

  • Added: Mar 30, 2011
  • Length: 14:25
  • Purchases: 3
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When Jonathan Dickinson’s father was diagnosed with Huntington’s disease--a fatal neurodegenerative disorder--Jonathan decided to take him on an ep...

  • Added: Mar 29, 2011
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Maya Elena Scott-Chung and Jorge Pacheco in the StoryCorps booth, Credit: Photo courtesy of StoryCorps
Maya Elena Scott-Chung married her partner MeiBeck in 2004’s Winter of Love. They married again in 2008 after courts annulled their first union. As...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio

  • Added: Mar 28, 2011
  • Length: 04:43
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Mar 26, 2011
  • Length: 01:00:00
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A mother talks about the decision to put her mentally handicapped daughter in a group home.

  • Added: Mar 24, 2011
  • Length: 03:29
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During the summer of 2010, producer Aengus Anderson rode his motorcycle around North America and interviewed 220 people about the hardest decisions...

Bought by KUT

  • Added: Mar 11, 2011
  • Length: 06:28
  • Purchases: 1
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Even as we watched transfixed as the protests in Egypt and Tunisia pushed the region's political scene into new waters, Nir Rosen stayed (will stay...

  • Added: Feb 03, 2011
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: William in the NICU, Credit: Matt Clark
A newborn turns blue, is rushed to the NICU, and his parents deal with going home while the baby remains in the hospital, hooked up to machines.

Bought by PRX Remix

  • Added: Jan 25, 2011
  • Length: 10:36
  • Purchases: 1
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Growing up with and raising a family member with Down Syndrome.

Bought by Radijojo World Children's Radio Network

  • Added: Jan 19, 2011
  • Length: 07:28
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Justice for Youth mural, Credit: San Francisco Juvenile Justice Center
"IF THESE WALLS COULD TALK: Inside Youth Speak Out" is a poetry series drawn from testimonial writings by the youngest members of America's prison ...

Bought by WGDR

  • Added: Jan 18, 2011
  • Length: 14:58
  • Purchases: 1
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Erin Ryan remembers her father, Congressman Leo Ryan, who was assassinated in 1978 while on a fact-finding mission to Jonestown, Guyana.

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio and KUOW

  • Added: Jan 14, 2011
  • Length: 02:14
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Samuel Beckett, Credit: Jane Bown
A glimpse into the world of highly acclaimed photographer Jane Bown. Jane discusses balancing her career with her family, her two identities, Jane ...

  • Added: Jan 11, 2011
  • Length: 05:46
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A music teacher tries to stop her newborn’s crying with lullabies. Turns out it’s the worst thing she can do.

Bought by WABE, KPIK-LP, KALW, The Story, KUOW and more

  • Added: Jan 05, 2011
  • Length: 07:45
  • Purchases: 6
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A 20-year-old college student who has spent most of his life in foster care recalls his experiences.

  • Added: Dec 18, 2010
  • Length: 20:00
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Heidi was adopted from Iran when she was three years old and raised in blue-blood Virginia. She will never be able to find her biological mother, b...

Bought by KUOW, WAMC, and PRX Remix

  • Added: Nov 08, 2010
  • Length: 03:51
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Bracelets of Grace: The Vietnam War Story of Major Stanley Horne
It's been 40 years since the very first POW-MIA bracelet was made and distributed. The iconic bracelets had a humble beginning at the height of th...

Bought by KPIK-LP, WDCB, KMXT, KKWE Niijii Radio, WNMU-FM and more

  • Added: Oct 05, 2010
  • Length: 29:17
  • Purchases: 13
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Patricia Bates tells her daughter, Kay Lewis, about meeting Kay's father.

  • Added: Oct 04, 2010
  • Length: 02:17
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The 2010 Grand Prize Winner of the New York Festivals Radio and Promotion Awards. 'Twice Lost' is the story of a damaged relationship that may yet ...

Bought by KFAI

  • Added: Sep 29, 2010
  • Length: 21:54
  • Purchases: 1
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Conversation with our early bird fishing guide Jeff Sundin. August 5th, 2010

  • Added: Aug 05, 2010
  • Length: 13:21
Caption: Opponets of the new curriculum hold up signs during a recent school board meeting , Credit: Emilie Ritter
A new sex education curriculum is creating a controversy in the Rocky Mountain town of Helena, Montana

Bought by KRUA

  • Added: Jul 16, 2010
  • Length: 04:20
  • Purchases: 1
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One health center in Holyoke, MA addresses the 50 percent rate of overweight and obese children in this predominantly low-income, Puerto Rican comm...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio, WAMC, and Iowa Public Radio

  • Added: Jul 16, 2010
  • Length: 05:05
  • Purchases: 3
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Elton Colbert (R) asks his father, Jim (L), about life as a single parent.

  • Added: Jul 01, 2010
  • Length: 01:54