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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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Jimmie Johnson Wins Second Daytona 500; Danica Patrick Makes History Of Her Own

Jimmie Johnson has won the Daytona 500, one day after crash during a race there injured fans. Danica Patrick, who was hoping to make history by winning, finished eighth. However, she managed to become the first woman in history to lead laps at the NASCAR race.

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