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Connecting To The Internet, And The World, Post-Disaster

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The Long Beach High School marching band prepares to march down the Long Beach boardwalk during a ribbon-cutting ceremony Friday. Andrew Burton/Getty Images hide caption

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Is Rebuilding Storm-Struck Coastlines Worth The Cost?

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Did You Hear The One About The Government Shutdown?

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Rare Gang Truce Disrupts Violence In Honduras

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Political Takeaways: Headaches For The White House

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Gender Neutral: Armed Forces Submit Plans To End 'Exclusion'

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Rhino Horns Fuel Deadly, Intercontinental Trade

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Early Results In Pakistan Point To Ex-Premier

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Gen. David Petraeus greets an Iraqi man at a tea shop in Baghdad in 2007. In 2011, Petraeus left the Army to become CIA director. He resigned Friday, citing an extramarital affair. Chris Hondros/Getty Images hide caption

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Petraeus' Fall As Stunning As The Career Before It

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The candidates agreed to 21 pages of debate rules, but whether they obey them is another story. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Turns Out, There Are Rules For The Debates. Lots

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Sgt. Michael Clark and his fiancee, Kaitlin Forant, hold their son, Michael Clark Jr. It took time for the 18-month-old to recognize his father after Clark's deployment. Tom Dreisbach/NPR hide caption

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Frontlines Of Fatherhood: Catching Up After War

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A recent Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program event in Boston offered help for members of the 182nd Infantry Regiment of the Army National Guard as they transition back to being civilians. Tom Dreisbach/NPR hide caption

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Help And Hope, From Soldiers, For Soldiers

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