New Law Opens Birth Certificates, Sparks Questions

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Diplomat's Arrest Causes US-India Strain

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Healthcare Rollout Mixed On Deadline Day

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Washington Holidays Begin With An Air of Bipartisanship

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The Chicago press covered Linda Taylor's 1977 trial extensively, and she dressed to court the cameras. Charles Knoblock/Associated Press hide caption

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The Truth Behind The Lies Of The Original 'Welfare Queen'

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The Maryland Tenth Cavalry Gun Club, based in Marriottsville, Md., focuses as much on discipline and black history as it does on shooting. Courtesy of the Maryland Tenth Cavalry Gun Club hide caption

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African-American Gun Club Hopes To Help Curb Youth Violence

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Praise For Mandela Crosses Borders, Partisan Lines

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Jazz trumpeter Louis Armstrong signs autographs in the Blue Note nightclub in Chicago in 1948. Edward S. Kitch/AP hide caption

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Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele talk Ax vs. Ask with NPR's Shereen Marisol Meraji. Sonari Glinton/NPR hide caption

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Why Chaucer Said 'Ax' Instead Of 'Ask,' And Why Some Still Do

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If Website Is Fixed, Are Obama's Political Issues Mended?

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Sculptor and writer Barbara Chase-Riboud is troubled by race-based groupings. She currently has an exhibition of work inspired by Malcolm X at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Courtesy of the Philadelphia Museum of Art hide caption

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What Do We Mean When We Talk About 'Latino Art'?

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