Missing Utah Teen Found Safe Near Home

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Utah teen Elizabeth Smart is discovered less than 20 miles from her home, nine months after reports of her kidnapping triggered a national media blitz. She was spotted Wednesday after a traffic stop in Sandy, Utah. Police are questioning the driver, a man who had worked briefly at the Smart home. Hear NPR's Melissa Block and NPR's Howard Berkes.



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