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  1. As Downtown LA Grows, So Does Urgency To Fix Skid Row

    In Los Angeles, more than a thousand people sleep on the street in cardboard boxes and tents — just a mile away from City Hall. Many want to fix Skid Row, but how to do it is extremely controversial.
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  2. Red Cross Responds To NPR/ProPublica Report On Storm Response Inefficiencies

    An NPR investigation revealed how the emergency organization funneled its resources away from storm victims to create an "illusion of mass care." The Red Cross tells PBS NewsHour that's not true.
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  3. Sweden Recognizes Palestine, Drawing Sharp Israeli Criticism

    Israel's foreign minister says diplomacy is "more complicated than ... furniture from Ikea." His Swedish counterpart responds that diplomacy, like Ikea furniture, needs "a partner ... [and] a manual."
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  4. What John Hickenlooper would do if re-elected Colorado governor

    The incumbent governor vying for a second term talks about his plans for the economy, what his oil and gas task force can accomplish, and other issues.
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  5. With Style And Silo, 'Modern Farmer' Melds Agrarian With Urban Hip

    Modern Farmer is less than two years old but it's already won a National Magazine Award. "We're making fun of ourselves, in a way, because we don't know anything about farming," says the editor.
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  6. Why Deflation Is Such A Big Worry For Europe

    Some of the weakest countries, such as Spain and Italy, are experiencing a broad drop in incomes and asset values. Deflation is a painful process that can be hard to reverse once it starts.
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  7. How Liberia Is Starting To Beat Ebola, With Fingers Crossed

    There's potentially some good news about Ebola: While cases are still rising in Sierra Leone, the outbreak shows signs of slowing in Liberia. Communities are banding together to get Ebola out.
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  8. 'Test Kitchen': How to buy the safest meat and make the juiciest steaks

    The Cook's Illustrated Meat Book gives tips on how to shop for, store, season and cook meat. Why shouldn't you pack your burgers too tight? Two America's Test Kitchen editors explain.
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  9. A Field Of Medicine That Wants To Know Where You Live

    Where do you live? Health specialists think that simple question could make a difference in how doctors prevent and treat diseases for individuals. That's expanding its storied role in public health.
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  10. Stranded In France, Migrants Believe Britain Is The Answer

    Migrants from Africa and Afghanistan have poured into Calais, hoping to seek asylum in Britain across the channel. But few succeed, leaving an estimated 2,000 in limbo in the French port city.
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