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Liang Jun, a tractor driver and Soviet model worker, was immortalized in the 1960s on China's 1 yuan banknote. DeAgostini/Getty Images hide caption

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Liang Jun, China's Iconic Female Tractor Driver, Dies At 90

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Republican Sens. Mike Lee of Utah (right) and Rand Paul of Kentucky talk following a Jan. 9 classified briefing on last week's targeted killing of Iran's senior military commander, Maj. Gen. Qassem Soleimani. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP hide caption

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GOP Senator Calls White House 'Cavalier' About The Constitution, Backs Curbs On Trump

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Dena Kohleriter and Jori Kohleriter at their StoryCorps interview in Dallas, Texas on Nov. 8, 2019. Mia Raquel/StoryCorps hide caption

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A Single Mother And Her Child Continue A Circle Of Life Disrupted By The Nazis

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Edward Kibblewhite and his daughter, Jessica, at StoryCorps in Chicago in October 2018. Jessica says that the StoryCorps conversation played a big role in her decision to try to start a family. Rocio Santos /StoryCorps hide caption

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A Father's Advice: The Choice To Start A Family Is 'An Act Of Hope'

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Let's Play Ball! Share Your Sports-Inspired Poems

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"We make sure that everybody can afford [public health insurance], but we don't require you to take it. And partly I think that's just the right policy, because I think people should be able to choose," Pete Buttigieg said. Lucy Hewett for NPR hide caption

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'Just The Right Policy': Pete Buttigieg On His 'Medicare For All Who Want It' Plan

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Entrepreneur and presidential hopeful Andrew Yang in the Chelsea neighborhood in Manhattan ahead of a meeting with undecided voters moderated by NPR. A.J. Chavar for NPR hide caption

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'A Game Changer': Andrew Yang Explains How He'd Give Every American $1,000 Per Month

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Presidential hopeful Beto O'Rourke talks to NPR Host Michel Martin and voters Ruben Sandoval and Connie Martinez. NPR hide caption

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VIDEO: Beto O'Rourke Wants To Ban, Confiscate Some Guns. Texas Voters Want Details

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Texas voter Alston Beinhorn (left), presidential candidate Julián Castro, NPR host Lulu Garcia-Navarro and voter Dani Marrero Hi at Mi Tierra in San Antonio, Texas, on Sept. 30, 2019. Nickolai Hammar/NPR hide caption

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'I Have To Ask You This': Julián Castro Pressed By Immigration Activist, Rancher

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Donnie Pedrola, 48, (left) and Tom Gasko, 57, at their Rolla, Mo., vacuum repair shop and museum, in June. "Most people aren't that passionate about something," Pedrola says of Gasko's lifelong and prolific love for vacuum cleaners. Dupe Oyebolu/StoryCorps hide caption

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'You Get Swept Up': A Story Of Love, Passion — And Vacuum Cleaners

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Chef Pete Smithing holds the Blooper Burger, which includes pretty much all the concession stand foods you can think of, at SunTrust Park in Georgia. For dessert: caramel popcorn colored with the Atlanta Braves' red and blue. Summer Evans/WABE hide caption

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Behold: The Blooper Burger. Your Arteries Will Clog Just Thinking About It

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Cindy McCain, widow of late Sen. John McCain, at home in Phoenix. She says she thinks Republicans and Democrats can get back to being more civil. "I think it's going to take some time. There's a lot of healing to be done. But I think we can do it," she says. Caitlin O'Hara for NPR hide caption

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To Honor John McCain, His Wife Says, Americans Could Be Nicer To One Another

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Katelyn Ohashi of UCLA during an NCAA college gymnastics match on Jan. 4 in Los Angeles. Ben Liebenberg/AP hide caption

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UCLA Coach Helps Star Gymnast Find Her Way Back To A Sport She Loves

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Paru Venkat and Alagappa Rammohan pose for a portrait after their StoryCorps interview in Chicago on June 23, 2018. Eliza Lambert/StoryCorps hide caption

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His Love For Books Reads Like Poetry

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