In his vast catalog of music, Radiohead's Thom Yorke has trembled like a broken man on his knees. He has screamed in tormented six-part harmony; he has manic-whispered diaries worth of existential fear. Still, he just can't shake the techno-dread. Most recently, that dread has manifested in Yorke's third solo project, ANIMA, released on June 27.

Ninety-five percent of 12-year-olds in the Philippines have tooth decay, or cavities. And cavities affect seven in 10 children in India, one-third of Tanzania teens and nearly one in every three Brazilians.

Updated at 9 p.m. ET

British media outlets say the government is warning shipping to stay away from the area after Iran's military apparently seized the U.K.-flagged Stena Impero oil tanker as it passed through the Strait of Hormuz near Iran's coast on Friday.

The Trump administration is moving jobs and agencies out of Washington. Officials say it's placing those agencies and employees closer to their customers, but critics say its about politics.

NPR's Ailsa Chang speaks with journalist Javier Cabral of L.A. Taco about taquerias using avocado-less guacamole.

Michigan ophthalmologist John Tanton was the founder and early driver behind the modern anti-immigrant movement. He died on Tuesday at 85.

BBQ, Blues & Bluegrass in Dalton

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You like barbecue?  The blues?  How about bluegrass?

You can find all three at a festival tomorrow in Dalton, Georgia.

Tina Wilkins is one of the organizers...

 

Tracey Carisch on "Excess Baggage"

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The journey that Tracey Carisch has lived - and written about in her travel memoir - began here in Chattanooga.  

Tracey is author of “Excess Baggage:  One Family’s Around-the-World Search for Balance.” These days, she and her family live in Colorado. Now, Tracey has come back to Chattanooga - where she will appear tomorrow night at Star Line Books...

 

Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats has installed a new czar to oversee election security efforts across the spy world, he announced on Friday.

A veteran agency leader, Shelby Pierson, has been appointed to serve as the first election threats executive within the intelligence community, or IC, Coats said.

"Election security is an enduring challenge and a top priority for the IC," said Coats.

Scenic Roots - Fri 7/19/19

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  • Author Tracey Carisch of "Excess Baggage" returns to Chattanooga.
  • Get ready for BBQ, blues - and bluegrass - in Dalton, Georgia tomorrow.
  • These voices - and more - on today's edition of "Scenic Roots."

Ray Bassett is the host of "Scenic Roots" - produced by Haley Solomon, Karley Dodson, Abby Lusk and Will Davis.

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