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President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union address before a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, Pool)
Posted on Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Eight years, seven (or eight) States of the Union. How strong have we become under President Barack Obama? A look back at several years of speeches.

 
The clock strikes midnight at the Times Square New Year's Eve celebration on Dec. 31, 2015, in New York. (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP)
Posted on Friday, January 8, 2016

Here’s one more ‘Best of 2015’ list for you — the most listened-to On Point shows from last year!

 
A sign in Boston's Back Bay SoulCycle studio promoting an Adele-themed class. (Nick Andersen / WBUR)
Posted on Thursday, January 7, 2016

On Point digital producer Nick Andersen explains why there’s nothing wrong with his (mild) addiction to the cult spin studio SoulCycle. He’s fine, really.

 
An American flag is shown at the front entrance to the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge headquarters Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2016, near Burns, Ore. Law enforcement took no action Monday against the group numbering close to two dozen who were upset about the imprisonment of father-and-son ranchers who set fire to federal land.(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
Posted on Tuesday, January 5, 2016

What’s happening in rural Oregon? (And what do farmers and ranchers have to say about it?)

 
Christmas stories come in all shapes and sizes. (Flickr / Dave)
Posted on Wednesday, December 23, 2015

We asked, you rang in and answered — all your Christmas stories for our special Christmas story show.

 
A press kiosk in Hamburg, Germany , taken on March 10, 2014. (Flickr / Jeroen Bosman)
Posted on Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Don’t miss top 2015 reporting picks from Brian Stelter, Max Linsky and Eric Deggans — assembled right here.

 
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Posted on Friday, December 18, 2015

More on comments, and the making and deleting of them, and also cats.

 
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Posted on Tuesday, December 15, 2015

On Point was recently named as one of iTunes’ top podcasts of 2015. Have YOU subscribed?

 
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Posted on Monday, December 14, 2015

Confused about some of the terminology and framing used in our hour on international gun policy? A few charts and graphics can help.

 
Congressmen  and blank speak at a press conference on Capitol Hill on Wednesday, December 8, 2015. (Matt Fuller / Huffington Post)
Posted on Friday, December 11, 2015

A lonely press conference, a bit of behind-the-scenes back story on our books links and the inner (imagined) thoughts of Sen. Bernie Sanders.

 
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Feb 12, 2016
Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., reacts to the cheering crowd at his primary night rally Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, in Manchester, N.H. (AP Photo/J. David Ake)

Trump and Sanders take New Hampshire. Ferguson under fire from the Justice Department. A rocky week on Wall Street. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

Feb 12, 2016
Overcast sky surrounds a man as he rests beneath the art sculpture 'Cupid’s Span' Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012 at Rincon Park in San Francisco. The Bay area has endured unsettled, rainy weather for a week. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Love in the digital age. Romance, sex and expectations in a time of Tinder, Bumble and OKCupid.

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Overcast sky surrounds a man as he rests beneath the art sculpture 'Cupid’s Span' Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012 at Rincon Park in San Francisco. The Bay area has endured unsettled, rainy weather for a week. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Love in the digital age. Romance, sex and expectations in a time of Tinder, Bumble and OKCupid.

 
Feb 12, 2016
Democratic presidential candidate, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., reacts to the cheering crowd at his primary night rally Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, in Manchester, N.H. (AP Photo/J. David Ake)

Trump and Sanders take New Hampshire. Ferguson under fire from the Justice Department. A rocky week on Wall Street. Our weekly news roundtable goes behind the headlines.

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Our Week In The Web: February 12, 2016
Friday, Feb 12, 2016

Newsletters, disinterested diner women and a place for your feedback. The Internet is vast, friends.

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Tom Ashbrook Tries Tinder
Friday, Feb 12, 2016

Host Tom Ashbrook tries Tinder! (For the sake of radio research, of course)

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Notes From New Hampshire, #9: Remedy Or Replica?
Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016

Jack Beatty offers one last note from New Hampshire, and looks beyond to the primary races yet to come in both parties.

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