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Students Rally To Support 'Maryland DREAM Act'

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State Sen. Victor Ramirez joins students at rally to promote a bill that would provide in-state college tuition to undocumented students in Maryland. The bill has since passed in the state Senate.
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State Sen. Victor Ramirez joins students at rally to promote a bill that would provide in-state college tuition to undocumented students in Maryland. The bill has since passed in the state Senate.

The students did more than just chant "Yes we can! Yes we can!" in Spanish outside the state capital, they also met with legislators to explain the challenges of paying out-of-state tuition.

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Colombia's La Momposina Sings A Tangled Social History

On this week's Alt Latino, we spend time with an album from Colombian singer Totó la Momposina. NPR's Rachel Martin talks with NPR's Felix Contreras about Tambolero.
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Farms, Coasts And Air Conditioning: What Climate Change Means For Virginia

Climate change presents obstacles for just about everywhere in the United States — but rising temperatures are expected to be felt keenly in a number of Virginia's important economic areas.

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Obama To Detail Tougher Plan To Fight Climate Change

President Obama will unveil climate change regulations Monday, expected to set tougher limits on coal than previously proposed. NPR's Scott Horsley previews the announcement with host Rachel Martin.
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Despite Host Controversy, Amazon Takes A Chance On 'Top Gear'

The trio that made Top Gear the world's biggest car show will return to the small screen in a new show for Amazon Prime. The BBC canned one of its hosts last year after a fight with a producer.

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