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Syrian refugee Monzer Omar, 34, was recently reunited with his family in Germany. Wife Walaa Ahmed, 26, holds 14-month-old Lossin. Omar holds Lamar (left), age 4, and Lojain, 2. Esme Nicholson/NPR hide caption

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In Germany, A Syrian Refugee Is Reunited With His Family

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Code for America founder and Executive Director Jennifer Pahlka speaks Nov. 10 at The New York Times DealBook Conference at Lincoln Center in New York City. Bryan Bedder/Getty Images for The New York Ti hide caption

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How Can You Bring Innovation To Government Services? Follow Users

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Jerry Miller says he always held out hope for exoneration. "I made a logical decision to do positive things and to think positive," he says. Courtesy of the Innocence Project hide caption

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An Exoneree Shares His Story Of Wrongful Conviction In 'Anatomy Of Innocence'

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La Vida Boheme's latest album is La Lucha — or, "the struggle." Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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After Fleeing An Apocalypse, La Vida Boheme Embraces Its Immigrant Story

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After Long Wait, Syrian Refugee In Toledo Finally Gets Green Card

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Early on, Patton Oswalt's jokes were about being single. A few years later, his comedy was about getting engaged, having a baby and becoming a father. Now, his upcoming special is about his life as a widower. Richard Shotwell/Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP hide caption

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Patton Oswalt Explains How Pop Culture Gets Grieving All Wrong

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Part of one of the world's biggest renewable energy systems, wind turbines dot the landscape on the edge of Sweetwater, Texas, along with a pump jack pulling up oil. Ari Shapiro/NPR hide caption

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Wind Energy Takes Flight In The Heart Of Texas Oil Country

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Keggie Carew — seen here with her father, Tom Carew — says, "It was never mundane with dad, even with dementia." Courtesy of Grove Atlantic hide caption

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Author Unravels Her Spy Dad's Life, One Secret Mission At A Time

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For Barrow Street Theatre, pie shells are baked and filled with the chicken and vegetables, cooked in a little white truffle butter, then sprinkled with truffle zest. Joan Marcus hide caption

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In NYC, 'Sweeney Todd' Baker Serves Up Some Bloody Good Pies

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Jane Givens searches for her father, Phil, and sister, Biddy, through an ad placed in Cincinnati's The Colored Citizen in 1866. Courtesy of Last Seen hide caption

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After Slavery, Searching For Loved Ones In Wanted Ads

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Students from Liberty pose for a picture with the university's president, Jerry Falwell, Jr. (center), across the street from Trump Hotel in Washington, D.C. Ari Shapiro/NPR hide caption

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From Lynchburg To D.C., Liberty University Students Travel To Witness History

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Anne Logan Bass, a clinician at Planned Parenthood in Roanoke, Va., fears that misinformation and inaccurate information will make it harder for the nonprofit organization to do its job providing women's health services, including abortions. Ari Shapiro/NPR hide caption

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At A Virginia Planned Parenthood Clinic, Practitioners Worry For Their Patients

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Juan de la Rosa Diaz came to the U.S. from Mexico when he was 5. The 20-year-old is in his last semester as a political science major at Virginia Tech. Ari Shapiro/NPR hide caption

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DACA Student Under Trump: 'I Am Still Woven Into The Fabric Of This Country'

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Alex Miller (left) and Ryan Leavis are both seniors at Virginia Tech. They are in the cadet corps and planning to join the military when they graduate. Alex voted for Hillary Clinton and Ryan for Donald Trump Ari Shaprio/NPR hide caption

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Friends And Fraternity Brothers, Two Va. Cadets Transcend Trump-Clinton Divide

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