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The New College Scorecard: NPR Does Some Math

There are dozens of ways to slice and dice all the data in the Obama Administration's new college scorecard. Here are three.
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The Long, Strange History Of The U.S., The Atom And Iran

It's tempting to think we know the story of the recent nuclear deal. A look back reveals it's a story we may not know at all.
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How Equal Is American Opportunity? Survey Shows Attitudes Vary By Race

A majority of Americans agree race relations have deteriorated nationally, and stayed the same locally. But on questions of equality, opinions are sharply split between white and black respondents.
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In Berlin, John Kerry Bumps Up Number Of Refugees U.S. Can Accept

The secretary of state has announced that the U.S. will increase the number of refugees it could admit annually to 100,000 in 2017.
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How Best To Teach A Troubled Teen? The Question Can Get Stuck In Court

A Connecticut teen who has enough credits to graduate from high school is still eligible for specialized services. The school district and his family are battling over what the services should be.
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Kerry: U.S. Will Take 100,000 Refugees A Year By 2017

The secretary of state said the U.S. would ratchet up the number of migrants Washington accepts over the next few years to help the European Union deal with the ongoing crisis.
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Two Americans Held In Yemen Are Freed, White House Says

One was identified as an employee of a New Orleans-based logistics company who had been held since March. The other, from Michigan, worked as a security consultant.
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Trump: 'I Know So Many Muslims Who Are Fabulous People'

In interviews with the Sunday news shows, Trump dodged questions about whether he really believed that President Obama was a foreign-born Muslim.
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New Hampshire Democrats Unite In Cry For More Debates

Before Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders took the stage, hecklers at the state's Democratic Party convention on Saturday interrupted the DNC head, who has been criticized for not adding more debates.
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Wildfire Smoke Can Be A Show Stopper At Oregon Shakespeare Festival

With wildfires raging across the Pacific Northwest, festival organizers must frequently assess the air quality for the safety of the audience and performers. Six shows have been canceled so far.

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