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A Good Dentist Is Hard To Find In Rural America

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What It's Like To Be A Part Of The 'Vanishing Middle Class'

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A critic of the New York City Police Department stop-and-frisk policy wears a shirt outlining a citizen's search rights at a City Council meeting in August 2013. The Supreme Court ruled Monday in an unrelated case that even if police stop someone without cause, if a reason is then found to search them, any evidence collected is admissible in court. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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New Mexico's Truth: Stunning Vistas And Child Poverty?

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Houston Prepares Now For Zika's Potential Arrival This Summer

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Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi's motorcade drives on a red carpet during a trip to open a social housing project in a suburb of Cairo on Saturday. One local newspaper devoted its entire front page Monday to accusing Sissi of decadence even as he asks Egyptians to tighten their belts. AP hide caption

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Childhood Asthma Rates Level Off, But Racial Disparities Remain

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