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  1. 15 Years After Columbine, Are Schools Any Safer?

    The mass shooting at Columbine High School spurred schools to adopt "zero tolerance" policies. Do they work? NPR Education Correspondent Claudio Sanchez and former principal Bill Bond discuss.
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  2. Steep Rise In Interracial Marriages Among Newlyweds 50 Years After They Became Legal

    Today, one in six newlyweds marry someone outside their race, which appears to allude to a more accepting society.
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  3. After 61 Years, Detroit Gets A Streetcar Once More

    The QLine opened to the public on Friday morning, after 10 years of planning and political wrangling. Its backers say the project should be seen primarily as economic development, not transit.
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  4. Colorado Pushes For Concealed Guns In K-12 Schools

    Similar legislation has been proposed in North Dakota and Wyoming to allow concealed firearms on K-12 school grounds and college campuses, as a part of a larger effort to expand gun owners' rights.
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  5. 4 Years After Rana Plaza Tragedy, What's Changed For Bangladeshi Garment Workers?

    Four years after the deadliest garment factory disaster, a new report by Human Rights Watch finds that many global apparel companies have not signed a transparency pledge regarding its supply chains.
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  6. Chelsea Manning, Once Sentenced To 35 Years, Walks Free After 7 Years

    Chelsea Manning, the transgender soldier convicted of leaking classified U.S. documents, has been released from a military prison in Kansas. President Barack Obama commuted her sentence in January.
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  7. Tens Of Thousands Of Alpacas Die In Peruvian Cold Snap

    Peru's government has declared a state of emergency in the southern Andes, where brutally cold temperatures have killed the animals and threatened farmers living at high altitude.
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  8. More Than 10 Years After Alleged Sexual Assault, Bill Cosby Trial To Begin

    A year and a half after Cosby was charged with felony counts of sexual assault over a 2004 encounter, which Cosby maintains was consensual, jury selection is to begin Monday in Philadelphia.
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  9. 82 Chibok Girls Reunited With Their Families After More Than 3 Years

    In an emotional reunion, 82 of the Chibok girls hugged their families for the first time since they were abducted by Boko Haram militants in 2014. The girls will remain in government care for now.
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  10. Australian Woman To Return Home This Week After Nearly 10 Years In Bali Prison

    Schapelle Corby's case captivated the Australian media when she was arrested for drug smuggling in 2004. Now she is returning home, after nearly a decade in prison and three years on parole in Bali.
    CPR News · NPR Story

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