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Check out this week's video featuring Sade performing Kiss Of Life only on McQsJazz.com...

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Check out this week's video featuring The Crusaders performing Chain Reaction on McQsJazz.com...

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  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...

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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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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

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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...

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A Colorado Farm Helps Refugee Kids Put Down Roots In A New Home

A Colorado Farm Helps Refugee Kids Put Down Roots In A New Home

by Megan Verlee Second-grader Kadija Noor's family came to the U.S. from Somalia. She says being a part of Growing Colorado Kids has led her to eat more healthful foods, although she still prefers the garden's strawberries to its veg...

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A Breakthrough Showcase For Black Filmmaking At The Toronto Film Festival

A Breakthrough Showcase For Black Filmmaking At The Toronto Film Festival

by Bilal Qureshi Filmmaker Barry Jenkins' second feature film, Moonlight, is a coming-of-age story of a young black man wrestling with his masculinity and sexuality. Courtesy of Toronto International Film Festival This year we'v...

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At MTV's Video Music Awards, It's All About 'Moments'

At MTV’s Video Music Awards, It’s All About ‘Moments’

by Stephen Thomspon Drake presents Rihanna with the the Video Vanguard Award during the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards. Michael Loccisano/Getty Images Since 1984, MTV has given out awards to honor achievements in the world of music v...

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A Chocolate Pill? Scientists To Test Whether Cocoa Extract Boosts Health

A Chocolate Pill? Scientists To Test Whether Cocoa Extract Boosts Health

by Allison Aubrey Researchers are recruiting volunteers to participate in a four-year study trial of cocoa extract. Half of the participants will take capsules containing about as much cocoa extract as you'd get from eating about 1,00...

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The Next President's Inbox: Challenges From Russia, China And Everywhere

The Next President’s Inbox: Challenges From Russia, China And Everywhere

by Michelle Kelemen Gary Waters/Ikon Images/Getty Images At the start of the school year, Stephen Brooks likes to ask students at Dartmouth College to look around the globe and choose a region where they think the U.S. could pull b...

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Make A Change

Hey Ladies, Ladies are you tired of the same old thing in your life? Then change it. You cannot continue to do the same thing and expect different results. I'm sure there are areas in your life that you can change: health, weight, exerci ...

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What Happened When Planet Money Bought 100 Barrels Of Crude Oil

by Alex Goldmark Jason Bruns agreed to pump us some oil from one of his wells. Robert Smith/NPR The team at Planet Money set out to buy 100 barrels of crude oil right from the source, and then follow it from ground to gas tank. ...

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Gas Shortages, Price Spikes Seen Across The South Following Pipeline Spill

by Christopher Dean Hopkins A motorist who found an Atlanta gas station had run out of fuel calls a nearby gas station Monday to see if they have any left. Gas prices spiked and drivers found "out of service" bags covering pumps as t ...

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Wells Fargo CEO Discusses Secret-Accounts Scandal In Senate Hearing

by Doreen McCallister John Stumpf, chairman and CEO of Wells Fargo. Stumpf testifies today before the Senate Banking Committee about his bank employees opening unauthorized customer accounts. Jeff Chiu/AP Wells Fargo has been feel ...

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Taste The Outrage: Donald Trump Jr.’s Tweet Compares Refugees To Skittles Facebook

by Scott Detrow Politics, Skittles and a massive humanitarian crisis don't mix very well. Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images Social media have become home to two things in recent years: memes and public shaming. Both came into play Mond ...

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A Diversified Economy Cushions Columbus, Ohio, From Downturns

by Sonari Glinton People attend the Independents' Day Festival in the Franklinton neighborhood of Columbus, Ohio. The city has become a nearly recession-proof hub. Maddie McGarvey for NPR Much of the anger and anxiety in the 2016 ...

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After Police Killing Of Unarmed Man, Tulsa Chief Promises To ‘Achieve Justice’

by Bill Chappell Terence Crutcher was shot and killed by police in Tulsa., Okla., on Friday, in a case that has prompted a Justice Department investigation. Tulsa Police The video is disturbing and prompts many questions — and t ...

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Government Says Self-Driving Vehicles Will Save Money, Time, Lives Facebook

by Richard Gonzales A self-driving Ford Fusion Hybrid Uber is displayed last week at the companies' Advanced Technologies Center in Pittsburgh. On Tuesday, the Department of Transportation will announce a set of policy proposals de ...

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Follow Your Dream

It is important to follow your dream. Everyone has a dream for their own life. No one's dream is more important than your dream is to you. If your dream is to be fulfilled, you have to do it. Do not worry if no one understands your dream, ...

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Langston Hughes’ Harlem Home May Get Its Own Renaissance — As An Art Center

by NPR Staff Langston Hughes lived in this Harlem brownstone for the last 20 years of his life. Now, Renee Watson hopes to turn it into a hub for artists from underrepresented communities. Bebeto Matthews/AP In the 1920s and '30s, ...

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