14-52 Story 1: A Christmas Far From Home

Synopsis: It was right after Thanksgiving in 1950, when U.S. troops found themselves out-numbered by North Korean and Chinese soldiers in the frigid and unforgiving terrain near the Chosin Reservoir. The enemy destroyed the bridge over a 4,000-foot-deep chasm that was their exit to safety, but it did not scare off the brave men who …

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14-52 Story 2: Your Finances in 2015

Synopsis: It’s the end of 2014, and we’re scrambling to get our financial houses in order for this year and plan a bit for the next. Our guest offers some last-minute advice on what you can do to save a bit on your taxes and plan ahead for a more secure financial situation in 2015. …

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14-51 Story 1: The WWI Christmas Truce

  Synopsis: In the winter of 1914, British and French soldiers spent their days hunkered down in cold, wet trenches, battling the German army which was dug in only 75 yards away. World War I was one of the bloodiest -- and some say the most unnecessary -- wars in history. Yet, one event occurred …

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14-51 Story 2: Write a novel in a month

  Synopsis: Have you ever wanted to write a novel, but figured you didn’t have the time? Or didn’t know what to write or where to start? Our guest says that those perceived “problems” shouldn’t be a roadblock to anyone who dreams of creating a work of fiction. We find out how to get started, …

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14-50 Story 1: Veterans and Employment

  Synopsis: We see the honors at every major sporting event – the big flag on the field, the cheers, the signs – all for our veterans. It’s wonderful that America is honoring it’s military men and women, but we also need to remember that many of them come back from active duty without good …

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14-50 Story 2: Consumer and Business Protection from Tech Scammers

  Synopsis: Credit card and debit card scams are almost a weekly occurrence these days, and some of the biggest banks and retailers, have been victims, as well as small businesses and individual consumers. Is there anything we can do to stay safer? We talk to two tech security experts about how these scams are …

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14-49 Story 1: The life and music of jazz legend, Sheila Jordan

  Synopsis: Jazz is the quintessential American music genre, and nobody sings it better than Sheila Jordan. We talk to Jordan and her biographer about Jordan’s rise from poverty to her career singing with some of the most famous jazz musicians of the 20th century, the racism that jazz musicians – both black and white …

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14-49 Story 2: The anatomy of a crime novel

  Synopsis: Crime novels are among the most popular reading in the U.S., and nobody writes a more engaging, suspenseful and factually accurate story than award-winning and best-selling novelist Patricia Cornwell. Her Kay Scarpetta series is full of detailed forensic information, and we talked to her about how she gathers her facts and actually experiences …

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