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In New York, A Sculptor's Got Some S'plaining To Do

Residents of Lucille Ball's hometown in western New York want a life-sized statue of the star removed. They say it's terrifying.
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What You Didn't Know About What You Already Know About Easter

Bring forth your baskets so that we may fill them with these five fun facts about the spring holiday.
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Without Janitors, Students Are In Charge Of Keeping School Shipshape

In Japan, many schools don't employ janitors. Instead, they ask the students to pitch in with the daily upkeep. Some U.S. schools are doing the same.
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When It Comes To Insurance, Mental Health Parity In Name Only?

Many insurance providers that offer mental health care are supposed to cover it just as they would cancer or diabetes care. But advocates say enforcement is a problem.
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Improving Mental Health Via Social Network

NPR's Arun Rath speaks with Robert Morris, the creator of Panoply. It's a social networking app whose purpose is to help people suffering from clinical depression.
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Coping With California's Drought

In a week when Governor Jerry Brown announced mandatory water restrictions, NPR's Arun Rath talks with reporter Kirk Siegler about his visit to the Sierra Nevada mountains, where the snowpack so vital to the state water supply is dramatically absent.
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Rethinking How To Care For California's Most Troubled Children

NPR's Arun Rath talks with ProPublica's Joaquin Sapien about his investigation of California's largest residential facility for emotionally troubled youth.
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Owner Of 'Revenge Porn' Site Sentenced To 18 Years In Jail

Kevin Bollaert who ran a site allowing people to anonymously post nude photos of others and then charged the victims to have them removed, was convicted of identity theft and extortion.
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In Kentucky, Rescuers Scramble To Reach People Trapped By Flash Floods

Heavy rains on Thursday and Friday in the state triggered flooding, forcing the evacuation of hundreds of people.
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When Corporations Take The Lead On Social Change

Some big names in business pushed back this week against "religious freedom" laws in Indiana and Arkansas. In 1964, it was Coca-Cola pushing Atlanta's white elites to honor Martin Luther King Jr.

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