Noah Adams Noah Adams, long-time co-host of NPR's All Things Considered, brings more than three decades of radio experience to his current job as a contributing correspondent for NPR's National Desk.

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Hard Times Inspire Ky. College Students To Action

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The Daily Racing Form is the newspaper of the thoroughbred industry. The first one was published in Chicago on Nov. 17, 1894. The Keeneland racetrack in Lexington, Ky., holds a vast collection and is attempting to establish a digital archive.

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117 Years Of Race Stats Put To Pasture At The Track

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Boy Scouts Find New Home Amid Mountains

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Air Force Eyes Micromachine Bugs That Can Spy

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Wayne Seybold of Marion, Ind., grew up in a trailer park on the factory side of town. As mayor, he's downsized the city's government and expanded the business community. Noah Adams/NPR hide caption

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Progress And Promise For A Town Once In Crisis

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Portsmouth Public Health Nurse Lisa Roberts helped found the Scioto County Prescription Drug Action Team. Behind her is a memorial to victims of prescription drug abuse. Noah Adams/NPR hide caption

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A County Takes Down Prescription 'Pill Mills'

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Appalachian History Boxed Up In Shuttered Museum

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Educators at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force teach students about spaceflight. The museum is one of many vying to display a space shuttle. Dan Patterson/National Museum of the U.S. Air Force hide caption

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Air Force Museum Makes Its Case To Land A Shuttle

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Secret Donors Stuff Stockings Of Needy With $100

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The Loss Of Its Post Office Changes W.Va. Town

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Efforts To Ease Voting Change Meaning Of 'Election Day'

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Celia Cruz: The Voice From Havana

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Jay and Ann Birdwell of Still Hollow Farm in Greeneville, Tenn., with their two granddaughters. The Birdwells hope the girls will eventually take over the farm. Noah Adams /NPR hide caption

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Century Farms: A Slice Of History, Threatened

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Tobacco Farmers Feel The Pinch Of Rising Taxes

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