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Maxima Guerrero and Daniel Rodriguez canvass for votes in Phoenix. Rodriguez moved to the U.S. with his mother when he was a child, and is undocumented. "The best thing I can do now," he says, "is organize those that can [vote], and make them vote for me." Andrea Hsu/NPR hide caption

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Arizona Immigration Activists Mobilize Latino Vote

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Two of the most valuable cards in the collection: Ty Cobb (left) and Honus "Hans" Wagner. Heritage Auctions hide caption

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Holy Cow! Family Finds Baseball Card Collection That May Fetch $3 Million

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Welcome to Frankfurt Charlie Hunter Trio
Galope Maga Bo & Robertinho Barreto

Dogs wait to be adopted at the Animals Without Home shelter south of Paris in Montgeron, France, in August 2010. France is among the European countries with the highest number of abandoned pets during the summer months, when people take long vacations. Joel Saget/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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In France, The (Abandoned) Dog Days Of Summer

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Shin-Ki-Row Various Artists
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Altered Beats: Assassin Knowledges of the Remanipulated
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Anthem for the Earnest The Bad Plus
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Shyanne (left) holds 1-year-old Makai, as Stepp checks to see if all of Shyanne's homework has been completed. Kainaz Amaria/NPR hide caption

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To Beat Odds, Poor Single Moms Need Wide Safety Net

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Aladdin Dub The Spy from Cairo
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Kuro Shinobi (Interlude) Christian Scott
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July 14, 2012, is the 100th anniversary of Woody Guthrie's birth. Al Aumuller/Courtesy of the Woody Guthrie Archives hide caption

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At 100, Woody Guthrie Still Resonates

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This Land Is Your Land Woody Guthrie
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Weigh Your Blessings Chopteeth
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Charley's Prelude Don Byron
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A PET scan of the brain of a person with Alzheimer's disease. U.S. National Institute on Aging/via Wikimedia Commons hide caption

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Gene Mutation Offers Clue For Drugs To Stave Off Alzheimer's

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New New Orleans (King Adjuah Stomp) Christian Scott
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Old Pine Ben Howard
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Hyungsoo Kim brought his sons Woosuk (left) and Whoohyun to California from Korea so the boys could get an American public-school education. In "goose families," one parent migrates to an English-speaking country with the children, while the other parent stays in Korea. Martin Kaste/NPR hide caption

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Korean Families Chase Their Dreams In The U.S.

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I'd Dance For You What Laura Says
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Firefighter John Lauer, seen at the scene of a wildfire in Montana, led a campaign for health coverage of seasonal firefighters and their families. Courtesy of John Lauer/AP hide caption

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Firefighters Prevail In Fight for Health Insurance

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Floratone Floratone
Fall River Rani Arbo & Daisy Mayhem
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Released last month, La Voix de la Révolution is a new compilation of songs by Sory Kandia Kouyaté, who died in 1977. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Sory Kandia Kouyaté: Guinea's Voice Of Revolution

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Tara Kouyate Sory Kandia
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Golden Brown The Stranglers

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