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Chile Quake: Emergency Without Parallel

Relief Effort Slow In Quake-Hit Chilean City

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Relief Effort Slow In Quake-Hit Chilean City

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Eli Johnson's great-grandmother saved his funeral card. Three-year-old Eli was beaten to death in 2009. May-Ying Lam/NPR hide caption

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Children's Health

State Budget Cuts Threaten Child Welfare Programs

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State Budget Cuts Threaten Child Welfare Programs

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From Our Listeners

Letters: Corrections

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Letters: Corrections

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Not only are kids snacking more frequently, but they're eating more unhealthful foods, too. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Research News

New Trend Shows Kids Snacking Every Few Hours

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New Trend Shows Kids Snacking Every Few Hours

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Letter carrier Kevin Pownall delivers mail in Philadelphia. The U.S. Postal Service is considering reducing its six days of home delivery as a cost-saving measure. Matt Rourke/AP hide caption

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National

Post Office Forced To Rethink Model In Digital Age

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Post Office Forced To Rethink Model In Digital Age

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Heidi Durrow's debut novel, The Girl Who Fell From The Sky, received the Bellwether Prize for fiction that addresses issues of social justice. Connie Gabbert/Designwork Group hide caption

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Author Interviews

Reimagining The 'Tragic Mulatto'

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Reimagining The 'Tragic Mulatto'

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