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  1. Sunday Puzzle: A Twisted EndingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2018 | National Public Radio

    On-air challenge: I'm going to give you clues for two words. Reverse the last two letters of the first word to get the second word.

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  2. Sunday Puzzle: What's The Fourth Word?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2018 | National Public Radio

    On-air challenge: I'm going to give you three 5-letter words. You give me a fourth 5-letter word that can precede each of mine to complete a compound word or a familiar 2-word phrase.

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  3. Virginia Republican David Yancey Wins Tie-Breaking DrawingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | National Public Radio

    Virginia Republican David Yancey is the winner of a tie-breaking drawing for a House of Delegates seat, a result that appears to allow Republicans to barely hang on to control of the chamber. Each candidate's name was placed in a film canister; those were then placed into a bowl and one name was drawn.

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  4. Virginia To Decide Election Tie With DrawingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2018 | National Public Radio

    In the latest chapter in an unusual and drawn-out process to decide a winner in a statehouse race, Virginia will conduct a drawing Thursday to determine the result of last month's election recount. After a December recount, the Democratic candidate, Shelly Simonds, was initially declared the winner by just one vote - a result that appeared to wrest control of the chamber away from Republicans.

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  5. Luck Of The Draw? Games Of Chance Not Uncommon In Deciding Tied ElectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2017 | National Public Radio

    Division of Elections director Whitney Brewster flips the specially minted Alaska coin as Lt. Gov. Loren Leman and Rep. Carl Moses look on at the Loussac Library in Anchorage, Alaska on in September 2006.

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  6. Court Challenge Delays Drawing To Decide Virginia House RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2017 | National Public Radio

    A drawing scheduled for Wednesday that could have decided which Virginia candidate would become a state delegate, and potentially determine whether the Republican Party will stay in control, has been postponed.

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  7. Sunday Puzzle: Initially, You Might Be Right, But It's Time To Switch It UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2017 | National Public Radio

    On-air challenge: NPR stands for National Public Radio, of course. But the letters N-P-R are also the initials of "nail polish remover."

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  8. A Single Vote Has Flipped Control Of Virginia's House Of DelegatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | National Public Radio

    Election officials in Newport News, Va., examine ballots during a recount for a House of Delegates race on Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017. Ben Finley/AP hide caption Election officials in Newport News, Va., examine ballots during a recount for a House of Delegates race on Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017.

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  9. Sunday Puzzle: Capital LettersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2017 | National Public Radio

    On-air challenge: I'm going to give you some words and phrases. Each one conceals the name of a world capital in left to right order, although not in consecutive letters.

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