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  1. 40 Years After The Vietnam War, Families Still Search For Answers

    Elaine Zimmer Davis' husband went missing after a fiery plane crash in Vietnam when their son was 2 years old. Now, she and her son — and her new husband — are on a quest to bring home his remains.
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  2. James Holmes Trial Set To Begin In Colorado, 3 Years After Cinema Shooting

    More than 1,000 days after James Holmes opened fire on an audience at a midnight movie premiere in Aurora, Colo., his trial will begin in earnest Monday.
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  3. 2 Years After Garment Factory Collapse, Are Workers Any Safer?

    At the site of the Rana Plaza tragedy in Bangladesh, families gathered to remember their loved ones and call for better working conditions. Changes have been made, but there's a long way to go.
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  4. After 25 years, the Hubble Space Telescope still wows humanity

    Launched shortly after the fall of the Berlin Wall, the Hubble telescope isn't showing its age. Astronomers and other fans hope this old charmer will be useful for many years to come.
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  5. 15 Years After The Dot-Com Bust, A Nasdaq Record

    The Nasdaq has closed at a new high. It last peaked just before the dot-com crash, and "Nasdaq 5,000" soon became code for stock market bubble. Does the record hold any of the same warnings today?
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  6. Five Years After BP Oil Spill, Experts Debate Damage To Ecosystem

    An effort is underway to figure out how the BP oil spill harmed the Gulf of Mexico ecosystem. The damage may not be as dire as feared, but researchers say it's too soon to know the long-term impacts.
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  7. 3 Arrested In California For Operating 3,000-Year-Old Masonic Police Department

    One of those held is a low-level aide to California's attorney general. The website for the Masonic Fraternal Police Department calls it "the oldest and most respected organization in the 'World.' "
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  8. 5 Years After BP Oil Spill, Effects Linger And Recovery Is Slow

    The 2010 explosion at the Deepwater Horizon rig set off an environmental and economic catastrophe. Towns and ecosystems along the Gulf Coast are still struggling to rebound from the spill's impact.
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  9. Free Comic Book Day: A Guide To The Heroes, Musicians And Mutants

    Glen Weldon reviews the 50 comics available at participating comics shops for 2015's Free Comic Book Day, coming May 2 — what to pick up free, skip, and buy while you're in the shop.
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  10. 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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