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An Israeli Merkava tank drives past a field of sunflowers along the border between Israel and the Gaza Strip as it moves out of the Gaza Strip on Aug. 3. Gil Cohen Magen /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Hamas Conflict Could Have Lingering Impact On Israel's Economy

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Health workers at the Doctors Without Borders facility in Kailahun wear protective clothing when treating Ebola patients. Carl De Souza/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Goats and Soda

Has An Ebola Corner Been Turned? One Perspective: 'No, No, No, No'

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Ali Daud Omar will repair your cell phone for $6. He's one of the refugees benefiting from the Ugandan government's right-to-work policy. Gregory Warner/NPR hide caption

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Planet Money

Fleeing War And Finding Work

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Immigration and Customs officials stand by as a woman and child, who were deported from the United States, deplane at the San Pedro Sula airport in Honduras on July 18. Esteban Felix/AP hide caption

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Young Migrants May Request Asylum, But It's Hard To Get

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An outbreak of bird flu in India in 2008 prompted authorities to temporarily ban the sale of poultry. Diptendu Dutta/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Biologists Choose Sides In Safety Debate Over Lab-Made Pathogens

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People gather in front of a giant figure of Optimus Prime displayed along the Hong Kong harbor for the world premiere of Transformers: Age of Extinction on June 19. Kin Cheung/AP hide caption

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Autobot$ Rule: Why Transformers 4 Is China's Box Office Champ

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Trauma Plagues Many Immigrant Kids In U.S. Illegally

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First-year medical student Ngabo Nzigira gets ready to see a patient at a Kaiser Permanente facility in Sacramento. Andrew Nixon/Capital Public Radio hide caption

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California Experiments With Fast-Tracking Medical SchoolCapital Public Radio

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Satao was a 45-year-old Kenyan elephant with tusks so long they brushed the ground. Poachers killed him in June with a poisoned arrow. African leaders gathered in Washington said there needs to be better cooperation on the continent to prevent poaching. Tsavo Trust hide caption

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African Leaders: No One Country Can Stop Elephant Poaching

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