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A Galaxy Far, Far Away — Right There On The Ceiling

Our Tools of the Trade series examines the planetarium: a relic of the Space Age that's still found in more than 700 schools around the country.
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Another Dad Joins Facebook — President Obama

The president is billing his new page as "a place where you can hear directly from me."
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Volkswagen Makes 'Goodwill' Gesture To Defrauded Diesel Owners

The company says vehicle owners who apply to receive a $500 prepaid Visa card, a $500 dealership card and three years of free roadside assistance won't give up their right to sue.
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Coal Giant Peabody Accused Of Misleading Investors About Climate Change Risks

As part of an agreement with the New York state attorney general's office, the company will revise the statements it makes about the impact of regulation.
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Ferguson In The Classroom: How One College Took Up Race And Policing This Semester

College students around the country are lining up to take classes like a new one at NYU called "Black Lives Matter: Race, Resistance, and Popular Protest."
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Amid Controversy, University Of Missouri System President Resigns

Some on the football team had said they would not play until Tim Wolfe resigned. Another student began a hunger strike.
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Fresh On The Screen: How TV Is Redefining Whom We Think Of As 'American'

After a century in the shadows, immigrants are stepping into the prime-time spotlight. Code Switch takes a look at the past and present of immigrants on TV.
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Missouri Faculty Plan Walkout In Support Of Student Activists

The teachers said they want to stand in solidarity with the Mizzou student activists who are demanding racial justice on campus. The news comes a day after some football players joined the cause.
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#NPRYouthVote: Will Young Voters Lead Or Lag In 2016?

One year ahead of the 2016 elections, Michel Martin speaks with young voters in Iowa about the issues that matter to them, and whether candidates are using the right tools to reach them.
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New York Public Library To Defend Its Sorting Title

The New York Public Library claims the world's fastest book sorting system. It will be tested against the King County library system in Washington state. The rematch is Tuesday.

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