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Hector Moreno checks a basement for lead paint in Baltimore. He is an environmental assessor with Green and Healthy Homes. Jennifer Ludden/NPR hide caption

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Baltimore Struggles To Protect Children From Lead Paint

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Third-graders Ezekiel White (right) and Emanuel Black push a jug of water to the cafeteria at Southwest Baltimore Charter School. Jennifer Ludden/NPR hide caption

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Before Flint, Lead-Contaminated Water Plagued Schools Across U.S.

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Janice Wright wouldn't let her 10-year-old son Houston watch last week's GOP debate after seeing references to sexual content on social media. "They should have ratings at the front of the debates," she laughed. Courtesy Janice Wright hide caption

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Explaining 'Small Hands,' Wet Pants To Your Kids This Presidential Campaign

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Protesters Gather Outside Supreme Court As Justices Consider Abortion Case

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Scalia's Death May Mean Texas Abortion Case Won't Set U.S. Precedent

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States Not Waiting To Close Gender Wage Gap

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Cities Shut Down As Blizzard Blankets East Coast

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East Coast Blizzard Doesn't Fall Short Of Expectations

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Baltimore Protests Remain Peaceful After Mistrial In Freddie Gray Case

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Baltimore Judge Declares Mistrial After Jury Deadlocks In Freddie Gray Case

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Jury Deliberates In Trial For Baltimore Officer Charged In Freddie Gray Death

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The Freddie Gray Trial Asks: What Happened Inside That Van?

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