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  1. With CDC Help, Puerto Rico Aims To Get Ahead Of Zika

    So far, the U.S. territory has reported 117 Zika cases, including five pregnant women. But health officials say the real test will come when April and May rains bring more mosquitoes.
    CPR News · NPR Story
  2. Why Cruz And Rubio Can't Count On The Latino Vote

    The two candidates, both with a Cuban background, have little support among Latinos. Political scientist Maria de Los Angeles Torres says immigration policy lies at the heart of this trend.
    CPR News · NPR Story
  3. In Flint, Mich., Moving The Farmers Market Drew More Poor Shoppers

    Flint's water woes are in the news, but the city is also a food desert. When its farmers market moved closer to public transportation, it made healthy foods more accessible to low-income shoppers.
    CPR News · NPR Story
  4. Grand Junction Hits Brakes On USA Pro Challenge Bid, Citing Cost

    A majority of city council members said they need about $150,000 in financial help from residents and area business before they support the city's bid.
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  5. Top Stories: Syrian Truce; Pentagon To Offer Plan To Close Guantanamo Prison

    Also: A study finds sea levels are rising, blamed on global warming; Ted Cruz fires an aide just before today's Nevada GOP caucuses; and a U.N. agency bans lithium batteries from some flights.
    CPR News · NPR Story
  6. Sheriff Says Kansas Shooter Was Served Protection Order Just Before Attack

    The suspect, identified as Cedric Ford, is believed to have started shooting 90 minutes after he was served. Three people were killed and more than a dozen wounded before Ford was killed, police say.
    CPR News · NPR Story
  7. Taxes, Housing And More: Your Guide To The 2016 Legislative Session

    The budget will likely be a big issue during a session that will also see debates over housing and abortion.
    CPR News · Story
  8. Environmental Groups Eye Federal Coal Lease Case In Colorado

    Environmental groups have found success in challenging federal coal leases. They hope to further that success in Colorado this year.
    CPR News · Story
  9. Did Marshawn Lynch Just Announce His Retirement Without Using Any Words?

    The Seahawks haven't officially said Lynch is retiring, and it's highly unlikely he would hold a news conference to banter with reporters
    CPR News · NPR Story
  10. Cameron Reaches New Deal On Britain's Status In The EU

    Cameron had been seeking concessions for his country so that he can encourage Britons to vote for continued EU membership in a referendum expected in the coming months.
    CPR News · NPR Story