Pedestrians cross the street in Nogales, Mexico, near the border with Arizona. A U.S. Border Patrol agent shot and killed a 16-year-old boy who was throwing rocks near the border fence last month. Ross D. Franklin/AP hide caption

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Border Killings Prompt Scrutiny Over Use Of Force

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Legalized marijuana in Colorado and Washington state may open the door to a new kind of tourism. Ed Andrieski/AP hide caption

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Legal Pot Is Here, But Stash The Wallet For Now

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Mary Alice LeGrow, otherwise known as "Princess Marty," hugs a young girl during a birthday party in a Philadelphia suburb. A graphic artist and "cosplay" (costume play) fanatic, LeGrow became a full-time professional party princess to make ends meet during the economic downturn. Kainaz Amaria/NPR hide caption

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Princess Marty Is A Smarty If She's At A Child's Party

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