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U.S. Marines with the 2nd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment pushed to secure parts of Helmand province ahead of the 2009 Afghanistan presidential election. David Gilkey/NPR hide caption

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He Was Imprisoned And Losing His Mind. 'Anna Karenina' Saved Him

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Candace and Lawanda Jones are taking shelter at Conway High School in Conway, S.C. John W. Poole/NPR hide caption

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Florence Evacuees Face 4 Nights In A Shelter, And No End In Sight

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Why Grandmothers May Hold The Key To Human Evolution

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The bright yellow steel truss bridge over St. John's River is the official border crossing between Liberia and Guinea. The Liberian-Guinean border has been closed since the early days of the Ebola outbreak. John W. Poole/NPR hide caption

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Boredom On The Border Between Liberia And Guinea

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Christina Quintanilla looks out at the lake near her hometown of San Miguel in eastern El Salvador. John W. Poole/NPR hide caption

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Why A Teenage Mom Was Jailed In El Salvador After A Stillbirth

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