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.

Breaches May Spur Tighter Security on London Tourists

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Florida Supreme Court Puts Nader on the Ballot

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First-Year Med Students Enter the 'Gross' Lab

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Handicapping Kerry and Bush's Race

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Inland Motels Fill as Evacuees Flee Ivan

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Pacific Trip Leads to CD by Tahitian Choir

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Gulf Coast Residents Prepare to Outlast Storm

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Young Writers in Queens: 'I Am a Pencil'

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FDA Weighs Stronger Warning on Antidepressants

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Gulf Shore Area Prepares for Ivan

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Insurgents in Iraq Gaining Expertise

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Barry Bonds Closes in on No. 700

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U.S. Air Strikes Target Fallujah; 20 Reported Dead

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Americans Cook Simpler in Post-Child Era

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Hurricane Ivan Brings 160-mph Winds to Cuba, Gulf

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