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The Second Most Dangerous Country For Land Mines Begins To De-Mine

As the 51-year-old civil war in Colombia winds down, efforts to find and destroy the many mines are underway.

Fields of carrots are watered March 29, 2015, in Kern County, Calif. Subsidized water flowing in federal and state canals down from the wet north to the arid south helped turn the dry, flat plain of the San Joaquin Valley into one of the world's most important food-growing regions. Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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California Farmers Gulp Most Of State's Water, But Say They've Cut Back

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Green Chimneys Santi Debriano & Roni Ben-Hur

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Amid Seattle's Affluence, Homelessness Also Flourishes

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The Risky Boom In Carefree Social Payment Apps

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Crucial Data Gaudi
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Medical Students Jump In To Help The Uninsured

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Let It Happen

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Bill Nighy And David Hare Team Up Again In 'Skylight' Revival

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Hot Milk Monty Alexander & Sly & Robbie
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Breast Milk Sold Online Contaminated With Cow's Milk

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Depending on the amount taken in subsidies, or changes in reported income and family status, some Obamacare policyholders this year will get a bigger refund than expected and others will owe more in taxes. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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Many Obamacare Policyholders Face Tax Surprises This Year

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Sad Machine Porter Robinson
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Midnight in Harlem Tedeschi Trucks Band

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The Second Most Dangerous Country For Land Mines Begins To De-Mine

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(I Can't Stand) The Whole Lott Of You Wil Blades
Gold On the Ceiling The Black Keys

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Billie Holiday: A Singer Beyond Our Understanding

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God Bless the Child Billie Holiday
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