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Gayle King attends the the Hollywood Reporter's 9th Annual Most Powerful People In Media at The Pool on April 11 in New York City. Theo Wargo/Getty Images for THR hide caption

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CBS News Places Gayle King Front And Center In Revamp

King is having a moment at a time of scandals and ratings struggles at the network. She has emerged with a hefty new contract and a new team as the new CBS This Morning debuted Monday.

CBS News Places Gayle King Front And Center In Revamp

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Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-Mass.) speaks at an abortion rights rally at the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday in Washington, D.C. It was part of a day of action nationwide to protest a wave of state laws restricting abortion. Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images hide caption

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Across The Country, Protesters Rally To Stop States' Abortion Bans

Protesters rallied outside statehouses and the Supreme Court, where some of the laws may eventually be considered. Hundreds of events were part of a national day of action called #StopTheBans.

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'Love That Motivates': Pete Buttigieg On Marriage And Faith

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"I think there's a real relationship between romantic love and the kind of love that is talked about in my faith's tradition," the South Bend, Ind., mayor and presidential candidate tells NPR.

'Love That Motivates': Pete Buttigieg On Marriage And Faith

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Courtney Hering, who is getting married next year, is planning a slightly more lavish wedding reception. After seven years at Kohler, she finally feels like she has found a professional home. Sara Stathas for NPR hide caption

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2-Tiered Wages Under Fire: Workers Challenge Unequal Pay For Equal Work

For years after the Great Recession, employers were reluctant to boost wages. Now a tight labor market is giving workers the leverage they need to demand a larger slice of the nation's economic pie.

2-Tiered Wages Under Fire: Workers Challenge Unequal Pay For Equal Work

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Leitha Dollarhyde, a retired caregiver who lives in a rural town near Whitesburg, Ky., says she could not afford an unexpected $1,000 expense. Sydney Boles for NPR hide caption

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Poll: Many Rural Americans Struggle With Financial Insecurity, Access To Health Care

A new poll from NPR, Harvard and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation gives a glimpse into rural life in America today, finding that many people living in rural communities live on the edge financially.

Poll: Many Rural Americans Struggle With Financial Insecurity, Access To Health Care

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'The Economy Is Slipping': China's Slowdown Hits Former Boomtown

Car production is shrinking in China's Chongqing, and auto workers struggle to transition.

'The Economy Is Slipping': China's Slowdown Hits Former Boomtown

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