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Philip and Ruth Lazowski, both Holocaust survivors, married over a decade after Ruth's mother saved him from a massacre, Philip said. The Lazowski family. hide caption

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A family helped a Holocaust survivor escape death. Then they became his real family

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Left to right: Angel Gonzalez and Luis Paulino are seen at Paulino's 2011 high school graduation in New York. Courtesy of Angel Gonzalez hide caption

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School bullies told him to speak English. His mentee showed him he already belonged

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'Tis the season. David Sedaris reads 'Santaland Diaries'

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NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins, seen testifying before a Senate subcommittee in May, on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. Collins' last day on the job is Sunday. Sarah Silbiger/AP hide caption

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U.S. could see 1 million cases per day, warns departing NIH director Francis Collins

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Jesus and Suzanne Valle thought they would become empty nesters indulging in their love of travel, but, she says, "I don't know if we would be as happy without all these kids." Jacqueline Van Meter for StoryCorps hide caption

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They didn't plan to be a family of 17. Then, the opioid crisis hit their community

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Marty James and a neighbor stand in front of his house in Mayfield, Ky., on Sunday after it was destroyed by a tornado. Cyril Julien/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Olivia Rodrigo performs during the MTV Video Music Awards in September in New York City. Rodrigo's SOUR tour sold out within hours, frustrating many fans who've followed the breakout pop star's successful year. Mike Coppola/Getty Images for MTV/ViacomCBS hide caption

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The ACT UP Action Tours activists protested at the Macy's 34th St Store in New York City on Nov. 29, 1991. Meryl Levin hide caption

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The day Santas stormed Macy's to protest for AIDS awareness

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Love it or hate it you've almost certainly heard Kenny G's soprano saxophone — be it in an elevator or in your car. Here, Kenny G performs at the Coachella Music & Arts Festival in 2019, in Indio, Calif. Amy Harris/Invision/AP hide caption

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Why everyone loves to hate Kenny G, according to the jazz musician himself

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CNN has fired anchor Chris Cuomo after documents were released detailing his efforts to help his brother, former New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, respond to a sexual harassment scandal. Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for CNN hide caption

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The death of Jelani Day, a 25-year-old medical student who went missing on Aug. 24, was ruled by local officials as a drowning. "None of it adds up," said civil rights attorney Ben Crump, who is pressing federal authorities to step in. Bloomington, Ill., Police hide caption

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Carolyn DeFord is pictured with her daughter and mother, Leona Kinsey, in La Grande, Ore., in their last photograph together before Kinsey disappeared in October 1999. Carolyn DeFord hide caption

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Her mother went missing 22 years ago. Now she finds comfort in the past and future

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Twitter is expanding its ban on users publicizing private information to include videos and images of other people posted without their permission. Matt Rourke/AP hide caption

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Ghislaine Maxwell sits at the defense table during the final stages of jury selection on Monday in New York City in this courtroom sketch. Opening statements in her trial on sex-trafficking charges began Monday. Elizabeth Williams/AP hide caption

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People line up to get on the Air France flight to Paris at OR Tambo's airport in Johannesburg, South Africa, on Friday. The United States, Israel and other European nations have already imposed travel restrictions on South Africa and other nations in the region. Jerome Delay/AP hide caption

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