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Huge Redevelopment for Treasure Island

Today at 10:00am

The massive redevelopment of Treasure Island is underway, with 8,000 housing units planned, hotels, parks, ferry service, & potentially an art museum from George Lucas. Look at the history & future of the island.

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The Takeaway


Today at 12:00pm

Hours-long waits at airport security checkpoints have continued into the start of the summer holiday, despite an injection of $34 million into the TSA. How could the agency better manage its resources?

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Fresh Air

Marc Maron

Today at 1:00pm
Repeats at 7:00pm

On the new season of the TV series Maron, Marc Maron’s character has become addicted to oxy, squandered his success and entered rehab. Terry Gross talks with Mark Maron about addiction and his 16 years of sobriety.

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