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Oakland To Issue IDs That Double As Debit Cards

Oakland, Calif., is issuing municipal ID cards to anyone who can prove residency. It doubles as a debit card. Supporters say it will help residents who are poor, without a bank or undocumented. Immigration control advocates say the city is abetting illegal immigration.
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What Will Happen To All The Letters People Sent to Newtown?

In the weeks following the killings at Sandy Hook Elementary School, more than a quarter-million cards, letters and gifts have arrived in Newtown, Conn. The town is trying to decide what to do with a collection that quickly outgrew its storage at the municipal building and now fills a warehouse.
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With Glamour And 'All That Jazz,' The Academy Hands Out its Oscars

'Django Unchained' picks up the best -supporting actor award for Christoph Waltz's performance.
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Red Carpet Glam: NPR's Coverage Of A Night At The Oscars

Laugh, cry, be upset and outraged over this year's Academy Award winners and losers, as we live blog the results.

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