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Unsettled By Russia, Sweden Revives Pamphlets On What To Do 'If War Comes'

Members of the Swedish air defense practice their response to a possible helicopter attack during a military exercise on the island of Gotland last fall. The exercise, Sweden's largest in years, involved roughly half a dozen NATO countries. Anders Wiklund/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Unsettled By Russia, Sweden Revives Pamphlets On What To Do 'If War Comes'

For decades, beginning in World War II, Swedish households received pamphlets advising how to handle a crisis. They were discontinued with the Cold War's end, but now, they're getting an update.

Shafika Khatun, 30, lives in what's known as the "widows' village" of the Hakimpara camp for Rohingya refugees in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh. There are no men in the cluster of 34 shelters. Most of the women's husbands were killed in the recent violence. Allison Joyce for NPR hide caption

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Plan To Send Rohingya Refugees Back To Myanmar Is Put On Hold

Bangladesh, which has taken in more than 650,000 refugees, had announced that it would start sending them home this week. But now the repatriation effort is on hold.

As mother and daughter, Carmen and Gisele Grayson thought their DNA ancestry tests would be very similar. Boy were they surprised. Meredith Rizzo/NPR hide caption

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My Grandmother Was Italian. Why Aren't My Genes Italian?

Popular DNA ancestry tests don't always find what people expect. That's due to how DNA rearranges itself when egg meets sperm, and also the quirks of genetic databases.

My Grandmother Was Italian. Why Aren't My Genes Italian?

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Opponents of abortion rights rallied outside the U.S. Supreme Court during The March for Life on Friday in Washington, D.C. Ricky Carioti/The Washington Post/Getty Images hide caption

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In Trump's First Year, Anti-Abortion Forces Make Strides

Kaiser Health News

Opponents of abortion have made significant progress in changing the direction of federal and state policies. The confirmation of judges favored by anti-abortion activists may be the most significant.

Connie Lim writes and records as MILCK, a combination of her last name backwards and her first two initials. Jen Rosenstein/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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MILCK: 'Women Are Viral'

The singer talks about her new EP, her history making moment at the 2017 Women's March in Washington, D.C., and how courage and truth can lead to widespread healing.

MILCK: 'Women Are Viral'

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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Reflects On The #MeToo Movement: 'It's About Time'

"Every woman of my vintage knows what sexual harassment is, although we didn't have a name for it." Ginsburg discussed the #MeToo movement with NPR's Nina Totenberg at the Sundance Film Festival on Sunday.

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Reflects On The #MeToo Movement: 'It's About Time'

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Current and former FBI officials worry damage to the bureau's reputation might make witnesses or others hesitate when dealing with special agents in the field. Yuri Gripas/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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'Criminal Cabal'? FBI Fears Political Attacks May Imperil Work Of Field Agents

Current and former special agents worry that the bureau's tumble through the political spin cycle might hurt their ability to do their jobs across the country.

'Criminal Cabal'? FBI Fears Political Attacks May Imperil Work Of Field Agents

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Catalan separatist leader Carles Puigdemont arrives at Copenhagen Airport in Denmark on Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. On the same day, his name was put forth to return as Catalonia's president. Scanpix Denmark/Reuters hide caption

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Catalonia's Puigdemont Is Put Forth For President, Despite New Calls For Arrest

Spain had rescinded its European arrest warrant when it became clear Belgian authorities would not cooperate. As a court considered a new warrant, Carles Puigdemont was proposed as Catalonia's leader.

Striking prison guards light a fire as they demonstrate in front of Villefranche-sur-Saone prison on Monday as part of a nationwide movement to call for improved safety and wages. Jeff Pachoud/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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French Prison Guards Step Up Nationwide Strike Over Security, Pay Concerns

The protest follows a series of violent attacks against guards. Unions representing the prison workers are calling for better security and pay raises.

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Personalized Diets: Can Your Genes Really Tell You What To Eat?

There's an explosion of interest in personalized diet approaches, and at-home test kits are popping up everywhere. Part of the approach includes analyzing your DNA, but genes can only tell us so much.

Personalized Diets: Can Your Genes Really Tell You What To Eat?

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A journalist looks at the remains of motorcycles at a bomb blast site outside a hospital in Ahmedabad on July 27, 2008. The bombing is one of several attributed to Abdul Subhan Qureshi, known as "India's Bin Laden." AFP/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Delhi Police Say They've Captured Most-Wanted Terrorist Known As 'India's Bin Laden'

Abdul Subhan Qureshi, 46, was apprehended after a brief exchange of gunfire in the Indian capital on Monday, authorities say. He has been linked to several bombings across India over the last decade.

Glenn Simpson, former Wall Street Journal journalist and co-founder of the research firm Fusion GPS, during his arrival for a scheduled appearance before a closed House Intelligence Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. on Nov. 14, 2017. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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The Russia Investigations: Is 'Infiltration' The New 'Collusion'?

An interview transcript raises new questions about Russian infiltration of U.S. political organizations. A key Trump aide passes on a Capitol Hill appearance. And is Mueller funded during shutdown?

On Anniversary of Women's March, A Las Vegas Rally With A Tighter Focus: The Midterms

The organizers of last year's historic Women's March in Washington, D.C., chose Las Vegas, Nev., for its swing state status.