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McQsJazz.com Video Of The Week

McQsJazz.com Video Of The Week

Check out this week's Video featuring Darren Rahn performing Magnetic Live at Spaghettini's only on McQsJazz.com...

McQsJazz.com Video Of The Week

McQsJazz.com Video Of The Week

  Check out this week's video featuring Eric Darius and Oleta Adams performing If I Ain't Got You at the Napa Valley Jazz Getaway only on McQsJa...

McQsJazz.com Video Of The Week

McQsJazz.com Video Of The Week

Check out this week's video featuring BWB performing at the 14th Annual Cape Town International Jazz Festival on McQsJazz.com...

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Check out this week's video featuring performing at Jazz @ The Creek only on McQsJazz.com...

Esperanza Spalding Brings A Real Inner Child Into The Studio

Esperanza Spalding Brings A Real Inner Child Into The Studio

by NPR Staff Esperanza Spalding's genre-bending new album, Emily's D+Evolution, is out now. Courtesy of the artist Perhaps you first hear...

McQsJazz.com Video Of The Week

McQsJazz.com Video Of The Week

Check out this week's video featuring India.Arie at the Jakarta International Java Jazz Festival on McQsJazz.com...

At The Holy House Of Coltrane, A 'Jerusalem' Of Jazz Faces Eviction

At The Holy House Of Coltrane, A ‘Jerusalem’ Of Jazz Faces Eviction

by Eric Westervelt In this 2008 file photo, a painting of John Coltrane stares down from the wall at the Saint John Coltrane African Orthodox C...

If You Were A Jazz Tune Running For President, What Would You Sound Like?

If You Were A Jazz Tune Running For President, What Would You Sound Like?

by NPR Staff Marcus Roberts' Race for the White House is a set of jazz compositions inspired by presidential candidates Trump, Carson, Clinton...

McQsJazz.com Video Of The Week

McQsJazz.com Video Of The Week

Check out this week's video featuring KENYA performing Love Song on McQsJazz.com  ...

McQsJazz.com Video Of The Week

McQsJazz.com Video Of The Week

Check out this week's video featuring the Christian McBride Trio performing I Guess I'll Have To Forget....

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Bill Simmons Brings Angry Ben Affleck To His Big Night On HBO Facebook

Bill Simmons Brings Angry Ben Affleck To His Big Night On HBO Facebook

by Linda Holmes Ben Affleck and Bill Simmons on the premiere of HBO's Any Given Wednesday. HBO The rant is a staple of sports fandom. At Thanksgiving, at the office, in bars, via text, on Twitter — wherever sports fans go, rant...

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Using A Smartphone In Bed Made Women Momentarily Blind

Using A Smartphone In Bed Made Women Momentarily Blind

by Rae Ellen Bichell Gazing at a smartphone in the dark can give people the feeling that they've temporarily lost vision in one eye. Joy Sharon Yi/NPR A 22-year-old woman in England thought she was going blind in one eye. She coul...

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Oprah's New Show, 'Greenleaf,' Is Megachurch Melodrama

Oprah’s New Show, ‘Greenleaf,’ Is Megachurch Melodrama

by Eric Deggans Merle Dandridge stars as Grace Greenleaf, who returns to her family's megachurch after 20 years away — and gets caught up in a swirl of secrets and lies. Guy D'Alema/Oprah WInfrey Network/Lionsgate Films There is...

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Chaos, Change And No Change At All: 3 Stories Of School Money

Chaos, Change And No Change At All: 3 Stories Of School Money

by Cory Turner   Map of U.S. school funding by district: Red indicates less funding; green indicates more funding. Alyson Hurt and Katie Park/NPR "My goal for this special session is to keep the schools open," said Sam Brown...

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Argentina Ends Team USA's Remarkable 'Copa America' Run

Argentina Ends Team USA’s Remarkable ‘Copa America’ Run

by Eyder Peralta Argentina's Lionel Messi (bottom right) celebrates after scoring on a free kick against Team USA on Tuesday during their Copa America Centenario semifinal football match in Houston. Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Image...

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It’s Hot!!!

Hey Ladies, It's really hot outside. The hot weather can cause discomfort. Be sure you stay hydrated. Check on your older relatives and neighbors. Make sure to watch small children around the swimming pool. Be safe! It is really hot outs ...

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Supreme Court Upholds University Of Texas’ Affirmative Action Program

by Eyder Peralta Abigail Fisher, who challenged the use of race in college admissions, speaks to reporters outside the Supreme Court on Dec. 9, 2015. The Supreme Court upheld the University of Texas' affirmative action program in a 4 ...

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The Challenge Of Taking Health Apps Beyond The Well-Heeled

by Barbara Feder Ostrov The Text4Baby app sends free, periodic text messages in Spanish or English to pregnant women and new moms about prenatal care, labor and delivery, breastfeeding, developmental milestones and immunizations. K ...

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‘Buster’ Goes To Harvard: A Proud Day For Liberia’s Top Cop

by M. Holden Warren Gregory "Buster" Coleman in his cap and gown. Each graduate of the Kennedy School of Government carried an inflatable globe. M. Holden Warren Gregory "Buster" Coleman is a cop who's been through a lot. He was ...

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Officer Who Drove Van In Freddie Gray Case Found Not Guilty Of Murder

by Merrit Kennedy Officer Caesar Goodson, one of six Baltimore city police officers charged in connection with the death of Freddie Gray, arrives at a courthouse before receiving a verdict in his trial in Baltimore on Thursday. Patr ...

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House Democrats Gun Control Sit-In Hits 24 Hour Mark, Ryan Blasts It As ‘Stunt’

by Camila Domonoske and Jessica Taylor Charles Bolden, staff assistant of Rep. Robin Kelly, D-Ill., holds a poster with pictures of gun violence victims from Chicago as he walks toward the House Chamber on Wednesday in Washington, D. ...

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‘Beautiful Flight’ Across The Atlantic Is Major Milestone For Solar Plane

by Merrit Kennedy Solar Impulse 2, piloted by Swiss pilot Bertrand Piccard, prepares to land in Seville, Spain, on Thursday. Jean Revillard/AP After 71 hours and 8 minutes of flight time crossing the Atlantic, Solar Impulse 2 has ...

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Video Of Chinese Bank Employees Being Spanked Prompts Suspensions

by Bill Chappell The president of a regional bank in China has been suspended after a video was circulated in which an official at a special training session went down a row of eight employees to deliver a hard spanking as punishment for p ...

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Sobering Up, And Facing The Reality Of Sex Without ‘Liquid Courage’

by Sarah Hepola Roy Mehta/Getty Images I stopped drinking at the age of 35, roughly two decades into my sex life. I was scared to quit for a lot of reasons. I thought I'd be boring. I thought other people would be boring. When you ...

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‘And I’ll Form … The Head!’: ‘Voltron’ Reboot Gets (Almost) Everything Right

by Glen Weldon The cast of Netflix's Voltron: Legendary Defender includes characters named "Hunk" and "Pidge." Yes, I know. It's really good though. Netflix "Nostalgia," a wise man once wrote, "is the nutrient agar upon which ne ...

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