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Amy Held at NPR headquarters in Washington, D.C., July 25, 2018. (photo by Allison Shelley)
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Amy Held

Editor, Newscasts

Amy Held is an editor on the newscast unit. She regularly reports breaking news on air and online.

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Suzanne Devine Clark, an art teacher at Deerfield Beach Elementary School, places painted stones at a memorial outside Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on the first anniversary of the school shooting Thursday. Wilfredo Lee/AP hide caption

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Officers salute as the body of slain NYPD Detective Brian Simonsen was driven out of Jamaica Hospital on Tuesday. The 19-year-veteran of the force was not supposed to report to work on the day he died. Kevin Hagen/AP hide caption

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Dissident Bahraini soccer player Hakeem al-Araibi, photographed Feb.4 as he left court in Bangkok, was released a week later after prosecutors said they were no longer seeking his extradition to Bahrain. Sakchai Lalit/AP hide caption

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Stock figures of the top 10 active securities are displayed outside the Exchange Square complex, which houses the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, in Hong Kong on Monday. Asian markets closed mostly higher ahead of U.S. China talks. Justin Chin/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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A screenshot showing Gucci's black turtleneck sweater before the luxury brand pulled it from its online and physical stores. Gucci apologized following complaints the garment resembled "blackface." AP hide caption

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The rover Yutu-2 is seen in a photo taken by the lander of the Chang'e-4 probe on Jan. 11. Inside the probe is a biosphere harboring, whose seeds China now says have died. AP via China National Space Administration via Xinhua News Agency hide caption

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AP via China National Space Administration via Xinhua News Agency