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Drew Lehman of Lansdale, Pa., became unable to work after a traumatic car accident. He's one of hundreds of thousands of borrowers who qualify to have their student loans erased because of significant, permanent disabilities. /Natalie Piserchio for NPR hide caption

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Lawmakers Call For Investigation After NPR Report On Troubled Student Loan Program

NPR found the vast majority of student loan borrowers with disabilities aren't getting the debt relief they're owed. Now, a bipartisan group of lawmakers is asking for an investigation.

Orange County Sheriff Don Barnes, pictured in May, said the department was not obligated to inform the district attorney about the audits. But, he added, they were mentioned in criminal cases referred to that office. MediaNews Group/Orange County Re/MediaNews Group via Getty Images hide caption

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Orange County Sheriff's Kept Evidence Booking Crisis Secret For Nearly Two Years

Assistant Public Defender Scott Sanders suggested prosecutors covered for law enforcement, helping to keep systematic mishandling of evidence out of public view. "The implications are massive."

Vice President Joe Biden at a town hall last month. On Thursday, Biden got into a heated exchange with an Iowa voter, calling the man "a damn liar." Boston Globe/Boston Globe via Getty Images hide caption

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In Tense Exchange, Biden Calls Iowa Voter A 'Damn Liar,' Challenges Him To IQ Test

The confrontation comes amid a week in which Biden appeared to be strengthening his standing as the Democratic front-runner. The exchange is not the first time Biden has got toe-to-toe with a voter.

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'Rosa Parks: In Her Own Words' Reveals The Real Person Behind The Icon

The Alabama woman's civil rights activism did not begin or end with her famous refusal to move to the back of a bus in segregated Montgomery, a new exhibit of her writings, documents and photos shows.

'Rosa Parks: In Her Own Words' Reveals The Real Person Behind The Icon

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Not A Regular Reader? 4 Strategies To Make Reading A Habit

If you've given up on reading, for whatever reason — you feel slow, distracted or like you're not enjoying the books you tried — don't give up! These four reading strategies will help make reading a little easier and more fun.

Not A Regular Reader? 4 Strategies To Make Reading A Habit

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