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The First Couple's First Date Charms In 'Southside With You'

A Chicago couple go on a first-date-that's-not-a-date in 1989 in Southside With You. Her name is Michelle. His is Barack.

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After Louisiana Floods, A Photographer Finds Resilience

Photographer Collin Richie and three colleagues have been shooting portraits of people who were impacted by the floods in Louisiana. The images focus on what people were able to save.

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After Louisiana Floods, A Photographer Finds Resilience

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Behold Joey Fehrenbach
Under The Pressure The War on Drugs
No Werewolf Allah-Las

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Rudy Van Gelder, Definitive Jazz Recording Engineer, Has Died

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Infant Eyes Wayne Shorter
Pacific Theme Broken Social Scene

Firas Awad (left) and wife Tamam Aldrawsha, from Syria, spend hours studying German every day. Awad wants to complete the pharmacy studies he abandoned because of the Syrian war, and Aldrawsha wants to become a nurse. "I want to be useful," she says. "Useful for my family and useful for this country." Joanna Kakissis for NPR hide caption

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In A Tiny German Town, Residents And Refugees Adapt

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Safe In The Steep Cliffs Emancipator
This Must Be the Place (Naive Melody) Talking Heads

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All U.S. Blood Donations Should Be Screened For Zika, FDA Says

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Strange Constellations Bombay Dub Orchestra
Cissy Strut The Meters & The J.B. Horns
If I'm Dancing Britney Spears
Real Slow Miami Horror
Count Your Blessings Hint
In Sepia I'm Not a Gun
(Druun) DIIV

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University Of Chicago Tells Freshmen It Does Not Support 'Trigger Warnings'

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The First Couple's First Date Charms In 'Southside With You'

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Chicago Benny Goodman
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