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South Texas Butterfly Sanctuary Threatened By Trump's Border Wall

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Don Skidmore stands in front of a sign for United Auto Workers Local 735, the union chapter he represented as president when he was a General Motors employee. Ari Shapiro/NPR hide caption

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Life After GM: A Family Upended By Auto Plant Closure Took Divergent Paths

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How One Michigan Family Has Recovered 10 Years After Auto Plant Closure

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Kathleen VanPoppelen and her daughter Brooke knock doors for Elissa Slotkin, a Democrat running for Congress in Michigan. Kathleen has never voted for a Democrat before, but she'll vote for Slotkin on Election Day. Ari Shapiro/NPR hide caption

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A Look At One Of The Most Significant Political Borders In Michigan

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Flint residents Earl (left) and Jeneyah McDonald still purchase bottled water for drinking and cooking. Their sons, Justice, 9, and Josiah, 5, have grown up in Flint as the water crisis unfolded. Ari Shapiro/NPR hide caption

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What's Changed And What Hasn't When It Comes To The Flint Water Crisis

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Tunde Olaniran's Stranger is out now via Magic Wheel. Jordyn Belli/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Tunde Olaniran Refuses To Dilute His Creativity

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Davi Tatiana Chirino-Santos, 9, and her baby brother, Arnold Jafer Lopez-Santos, crossed with their mother, Jessica Carolina Santos Lopez. Though the journey was long, Chirino-Santos is looking forward to creating a better life in the U.S. She wants to study to be a doctor. Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

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PHOTOS: What It's Like On Both Sides Of The U.S.-Mexico Border's Busiest Crossing

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Carlos Garcia plays with six-month-old Evin Wilson, with Evin's mother, Jacqui Wilson. Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

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An Unlikely Friendship: An Immigration Attorney And A Border Patrol Agent

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Raymondville officials are counting on the new detention facility and operator Management and Training Corp. to bring life back to its streets. Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

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As Private ICE Lockups Grow, Towns Could See Economic Boon

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Bridges' sophomore album Good Thing reflects the singer's sonic maturation. Jack McKain/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Leon Bridges Remixes His Retro Style To 'Move The Sound Forward'

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Patrons leave all kinds of messages on the vintage typewriter at Literati bookstore in Ann Arbor, Mich. Mike Gustafson hide caption

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'Notes From A Public Typewriter' Muse On Everything From Cats To Commencement

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Sam Zeif heads to the "March for Our Lives" in Washington, D.C., on Saturday. Eslah Attar/NPR hide caption

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Parkland Student: March Was 'Just The Start'

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If "I Love You" candy hearts aren't imaginative enough, you can always consider "Stank Love" or "Sweat Poo." Melissa Deakin Photography/Getty Images hide caption

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Candy Heart Messages Getting Stale? Computer-Generated Options Are No Help

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Manuel, junto con uno de sus hijos después de su liberación, cerca de la escuela primaria de la urbanización. Todavía no ha recibido sus papeles para trabajar. Por eso, su hijo mayor sigue siendo el sostén de la familia y su educación ha quedado interrumpida por el momento. Christina Cala/NPR hide caption

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Padre, Esposo E Inmigrante: Detenido Y Con El Riesgo De Ser Deportado

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Manuel, shown with his family, first came to the United States illegally more than two decades ago. He was one of the 143,470 immigrants arrested in the interior of the country last year by immigration authorities. Jed Conklin for NPR hide caption

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A Father, A Husband, An Immigrant: Detained And Facing Deportation

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