States Make Pitches For High-Speed-Rail Money

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Robert Frank's Elevator Girl Sees Herself Years Later

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Surviving The Storm: Voices From Katrina

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Rain, Tears At Boston's Farewell To Kennedy

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Football, Grief And Resolve At Iowa High School

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Big Dreams For Small Wind Turbines

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Sen. Edward Kennedy announced his proposal for a national health care plan at the Capitol on May 15, 1979. Behind him, large charts illustrate rising health costs in the U.S. Charles W. Harrity/AP hide caption

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Kennedy's Lasting Devotion To Health Care For All

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Promises Unkept: Disappointments In Digital TV

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Descendant Of White House Slave Shares Legacy

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For Early Man, It Wasn't Easier Being Green

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The perfume from an Australian king spider orchid attracts several male wasps. Christian Ziegler/National Geographic hide caption

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Orchids: 'Inflatable Love Dolls Of The Floral Kingdom'

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Last California Auto Plant Awaits Its Fate

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Dairy farmers are starting to think creatively in order to survive. At Hedgebrook Farm in Winchester, Va., customers invest in a cow, like this one, in exchange for a gallon of milk per week. Hedgebrook Farm owner Kitty Nicholas says if it weren't for the program, she wouldn't be able to exist by milking only 20 cows. Katie Hayes/NPR hide caption

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Independent Farmers Feel Squeezed By Milk Cartel

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Lawmakers Strive To Avoid Heated Town Halls

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Search For Green Power On And Off Of The Grid

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