6:22am

Wed July 10, 2013
All Tech Considered

Utah Internet Firm Defies State's Warrantless Subpoena Law

Originally published on Wed July 10, 2013 7:51 am

Pete Ashdown is founder and CEO of XMission, Utah's oldest Internet service provider.
Flickr via Center for Study of Ethics at UVU

Utah's oldest Internet service provider, XMission, has refused to give up customer information to law enforcement, reports The Salt Lake Tribune. Specifically, the company says it won't comply with administrative subpoenas.

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5:53am

Wed July 10, 2013
The Two-Way

Reports: Egypt Orders Arrest Of Muslim Brotherhood Leader

Originally published on Wed July 10, 2013 6:57 am

Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohammed Badie in Cairo last December.
EPA/Landov

Prosecutors in Egypt have ordered that Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohammed Badie be arrested, according to Egyptian state television and other news outlets.

NPR's Leila Fadel adds from Cairo that she's been told about the order by an Egyptian security official with knowledge of what's happening.

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5:47am

Wed July 10, 2013
Around the Nation

No Smoking Signs Are Usually Pretty Simple

Originally published on Wed July 10, 2013 6:03 am

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DAVID GREENE, HOST:

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5:47am

Wed July 10, 2013
The Two-Way

Book News: 'Ender's Game' Author Responds To Boycott Threats

Originally published on Thu July 11, 2013 5:08 am

Orson Scott Card poses at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah, in 2008.
Wikimedia Commons/ Nihonjoe

The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly.

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5:42am

Wed July 10, 2013
Around the Nation

Direct TV To Offer New Channel: Dog TV

Originally published on Wed July 10, 2013 6:03 am

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DAVID GREENE, HOST:

Good morning. I'm David Greene. Starting next month, Direct TV will offer a new channel - Dog TV, 24 hour programming designed just for your pooch. The aim is to entertain dogs while they're home alone, and help them deal with challenging situations. The viewers will be exposed, in small doses, to stressful sounds, like doorbells and vacuum cleaners.

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5:40am

Wed July 10, 2013
Around the Nation

Minor League Baseball Team Loses An Important Member

Originally published on Wed July 10, 2013 6:03 am

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RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST:

Good morning, I'm Renee Montagne.

A Minor League baseball team in New Jersey lost an important member this week. Chase the golden retriever entertained fans of the Trenton Thunder for most of his 13 years. He carried bats from the batters' cage to the dugout, and baskets of water bottles to the umpires. Chase was so renowned, he was honored last month at Yankee Stadium, and the Thunder threw him a retirement party last week. Chase died Monday. His son Derby will now take his place.

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4:54am

Wed July 10, 2013
The Two-Way

Boston Bombings Suspect To Appear In Survivor-Packed Court

Originally published on Wed July 10, 2013 7:35 am

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
Handout Getty Images

When the young man who stands accused in the Boston Marathon bombings makes his first court appearance Wednesday afternoon, survivors of the explosions that killed three people and wounded more than 260 are expected to be in the room, The Associated Press reports. So are relatives of those killed and wounded.

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3:40am

Wed July 10, 2013
The Two-Way

Investors Brace For News Out Of Fed Minutes

Originally published on Wed July 10, 2013 7:13 am

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke during a news conference in June. Financial markets reacted to comments he made then by selling off bonds and stocks.
Alex Wong Getty Images

After the Federal Open Market Committee meeting last month, the financial markets "freaked out," according to David Wessel, economics editor of The Wall Street Journal.

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke's remarks at the time sent a shockwave through the markets when he suggested the Fed's stimulus could end.

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2:27am

Wed July 10, 2013
NPR Story

Egyptian Military Pushes Ahead With New Constitution Plans

Originally published on Wed July 10, 2013 6:13 am

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RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST:

This is MORNING EDITION from NPR News. I'm Renee Montagne.

DAVID GREENE, HOST:

And I'm David Greene. Good morning. In Egypt, the interim president and the generals who brought him to power are pushing ahead with what they say is a plan for a new constitution and elections. This is supposed to be a transition to some kind of real civilian rule. But it's already raising a lot of doubts about the intentions of the military. We've reached NPR's Leila Fadel in Cairo for the latest. Leila, good morning.

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2:27am

Wed July 10, 2013
NPR Story

Egypt's Economic Health Needs Outside Help

Originally published on Wed July 10, 2013 1:21 pm

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RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST:

Egypt's political future will largely depend on its economy, and its economic future will largely depend on help from other countries. To talk more about this, we reached Mohsin Khan. He's a senior fellow at the Rafik Hariri Center on the Middle East at the Atlantic Council. He's also the former Director of the Middle East Department at the International Monetary Fund. Good morning.

MOHSIN KHAN: Good morning.

MONTAGNE: What are Egypt's most immediate economic needs?

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