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Checking for signs of COVID-19, a medical worker in a protective suit checks the temperatures of people who were on board the Diamond Princess cruise ship as they fly on a chartered evacuation plane from Japan to Lackland Air Force Base in Texas. Philip and Gay Courter/via Reuters hide caption

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Coronavirus Update: 346 Americans Emerge From Quarantine At California Military Bases

"It is important to know that these people being released from quarantine pose no health risk to the surrounding community," a CDC press officer said in a statement to NPR.

Sen. Bernie Sanders has opened up a wide lead among Democratic voters nationally, according to a new NPR/PBS NewsHour/Marist poll. David Zalubowski/AP hide caption

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Poll: Sanders Leads The Field, Bloomberg Qualifies For His 1st Debate

The NPR/PBS NewsHour/Marist survey gives the former New York mayor enough polls showing him over 10% nationally to be on stage for the next Democratic debate Wednesday in Nevada.

Poll: Sanders Leads The Field, Bloomberg Qualifies For His 1st Debate

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One of the pioneers of London's acid house scene, Andrew Weatherall had an influential career as an electronic music artist, DJ and producer. John Barrett/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Andrew Weatherall, Champion Of Underground Music, Dies At 56

DJ and artist Andrew Weatherall died Monday at 56. He was widely heralded in the electronic music world and was a hero of underground dance music.

Andrew Weatherall, Champion Of Underground Music, Dies At 56

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R. Eric Thomas On 'Here For It: Or, How To Save Your Soul In America'

Thomas writes a column that is part news, part culture and part celebrity shade. But in his new book, he takes a look at his own life.

R. Eric Thomas on 'Here for It: Or, How to Save Your Soul in America'

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Ahora son dos ciudades, pero cuando se fundó en 1659 era sola una, que se llamó "Paso del Norte". Ilustración: Carla Berrocal, España. Carla Berrocal/Radio Ambulante hide caption

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A City In Two

The border between Ciudad Juárez in Mexico and El Paso in the U.S. is a place of cultural and linguistic fluidity, exchange and transit. But last year's attack at a Walmart in El Paso put all of that at risk. Listen to the story from "Radio Ambulante," NPR's Spanish-language podcast.

Una ciudad en dos

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Boy Scouts Of America Files For Bankruptcy As It Faces Hundreds Of Sex-Abuse Claims

The Boy Scouts of America has $1.4 billion in assets. The organization says it will use the Chapter 11 process to create a trust to provide compensation for victims.

Boy Scouts Of America Files For Bankruptcy As It Faces Hundreds Of Sex-Abuse Claims

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BLM Acting Director Defends Agency's Controversial Move To Colorado

The U.S. Bureau of Land Management's acting chief says the decision to relocate the agency's headquarters from Washington, D.C., to Grand Junction, Colo., means "locals can come and see us."

BLM Acting Director Defends Agency's Controversial Move To Colorado

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Justin Bieber, photographed with fans at the premiere of his self-produced YouTube documentary series Seasons, on Jan. 27, 2020 in Los Angeles. The pop star released his first album in five years, Changes, on Feb. 14. Jon Kopaloff/Getty Images hide caption

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Justin Bieber Finds His Bliss

Justin Bieber sounds reinvigorated on Changes, his first studio album in five years — after a trying decade-plus of growing up in the digital spotlight.

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