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Supreme Court Clears Way For Same-Sex Marriages In Florida

NPR - 12/19/2014 4:50 PM - The Two-Way

The Supreme Court declined to extend a stay on a ruling by U.S. District Judge Robert L. Hinkle, who said in August that Florida's 2008 ban is unconstitutional. The stay expires in January.

'Rum, Rumba, And Romance': A Book On Cuba's Enduring Mystique

NPR - 12/19/2014 3:33 PM - This Week's Must Read

This week, President Obama announced that he will begin to normalize relations with Cuba. Cuban-American writer Richard Blanco recommends a book about Cuba's imprint on the American imagination.

CEO Says Sony Pictures 'Did Not Capitulate,' Is Exploring Options

NPR - 12/19/2014 3:03 PM - The Two-Way

Melissa Block talks to Sony Pictures CEO Michael Lynton about the cyber attack against his company and the cancellation of the Christmas Day release of The Interview.

Troubled By Grand Jury Verdicts, Students Request More Time For Exams

NPR - 12/19/2014 2:58 PM - Law

Students at several law schools say events in Ferguson and New York have left them too upset to study. Others are more concerned about how the extra study time will affect the grading curve.

Obama Says 'James Flacco.' The Internet Says, Thank You

NPR - 12/19/2014 2:21 PM - The Two-Way

It was an honest mistake. But when President Obama said "James Flacco" when referring to James Franco ? on a Friday before the holidays, no less ? the slip was eagerly received online.

The Fate Of The Administration's College Ratings

NPR - 12/19/2014 2:04 PM - NPR Ed

Some say a vaunted attempt to improve the quality of colleges is dead on arrival. Let's find out why.