Melissa Block As special correspondent, Melissa Block produces richly reported profiles of figures at the forefront of thought and culture, as well as stories and series on the critical issues of our day. In addition, she is a guest host on NPR news programs.

New Design Bolsters Freedom Tower

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Bringing Afghanistan's Lessons to Iraq

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A Final Good-Bye: Med Students Honor Body Donors

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Iraq's Insurgents Turn to Infrared Triggers

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J. Ralph: Ad Tune Master

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Large California Quake Is Third in Five Days

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Inquiry Targets Possible CPB Ties to Lobbyists

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Letters: Baseball, Vioxx and Haikus

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Civil-Rights Murder Trial Begins

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Parking Meters Go Cellular

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Kurds Reportedly Abduct Iraqis, Turks

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For a Non-Lethal Weapon, Israel Uses Sound

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Massachusetts Declares State of Emergency over Red Tide

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Fear and Mistrust Travels with Troops in Iraq

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Cubs and Red Sox Play Again After 90 Years

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