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Randal Howland, 50, of St. Louis, lost his job over a year ago. Whitney Curtis for NPR hide caption

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Finding The Path Toward Employment In St. Louis

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Open Mouth Kaki King
Mandevilla Fred Hersch Trio
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St. Louis Blues Gaucho
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Mentor Carol Brooks, 72, wears a charm bracelet engraved with the names of the many refugees she’s helped in the past decade. "Some of them call me Mom," she says. Jennifer Ludden/NPR hide caption

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Retirees Lend A Hand To Refugees In Fargo, N.D.

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Triple Starch Diplomats of Solid Sound
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Former president of Haiti Jean-Claude "Baby Doc" Duvalier waves to supporters from a hotel balcony Sunday after his arrival in Port-au-Prince. Duvalier returned to the country after nearly 25 years in exile. Dieu Nalio Chery/AP hide caption

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Former Exile 'Baby Doc' Lands In Haiti Amid Praise

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Young Aren't Young The Hundred in the Hands
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Sweet Lorraine [#] James P. Johnson
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Frontiers Excerto

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Chk Plz: Restaurants Try Texting To Speed Service

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Massive Transaction Law of the Least Effort
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Boogie Woogie: Born In The Backwoods Of America

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Revolting Children Matilda
Crazy Arms Marty Stuart

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