Martin Kaste Martin Kaste is a correspondent on NPR's National desk.

How Much Oil And Gas Is At Stake In ANWR?

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A Philadelphia police officer demonstrates a body-worn camera being used as part of a pilot project last December. Matt Rourke/AP hide caption

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Police Departments Issuing Body Cameras Discover Drawbacks

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Obama's Policing Task Force Begins With Public Hearing

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There's been a sharp decline in the number of arrests and tickets and summonses issued in New York City. Police sometimes use work slowdowns to show dissatisfaction with policies, workloads or contract disputes. Justin Lane/EPA/Landov hide caption

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When Morale Dips, Some Cops Walk The Beat — But Do The Minimum

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Trial Of Polygraph Critic Renews Debate Over Tests' Accuracy

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Transparency Vs. Privacy: What To Do With Police Camera Videos?

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Police wearing riot gear walk toward a man with his hands raised Aug. 11 in Ferguson, Mo. Renewed calls for police departments to hire more minorities have followed the shooting there of a black man by a white police officer. Jeff Roberson/AP hide caption

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Why Police Departments Have A Hard Time Recruiting Blacks

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Bertha, The Giant Borer That Broke, May Be Sinking Seattle's Downtown

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It's A Complicated Relationship Between Prosecutors, Police

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Chokeholds: The Difference Between Sleeper And Airway Holds

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Body Cameras For Police Officers Aren't A Panacea

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Drawing Police Lessons From Ferguson May Not Be Clear-Cut

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Akutaq or agutak — also known as Eskimo ice cream — is a favorite dessert in western Alaska. It's made with berries and frothed with fat, like Crisco. Al Grillo/AP hide caption

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For Native Alaskans, Holiday Menu Looks To The Wild

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