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Angel Salvatory, 17, buys cloth at a market in Kabanga village in Tanzania. Albinos living in a nearby protection center are allowed to go to the local market as long as they travel in a group for their own safety. Jacquelyn Martin for NPR hide caption

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Tanzania's Albinos Face Constant Threat Of Attack

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After Hurricane Sandy, the town of Madison, N.J., which runs its own power utility, had electricity restored long before its neighbors. Friscocali/via Flickr hide caption

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Superstorm Sandy: Before, During And Beyond

After Sandy Outages, A Tale Of Two Utilities

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After Sandy Outages, A Tale Of Two Utilities

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Sen. Kelly Ayotte, joined by Sen. Lindsey Graham and Sen. John McCain, discusses the attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, on Capitol Hill earlier this month. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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It's All Politics

Rice Controversy Raises Ayotte's Profile

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Rice Controversy Raises Ayotte's Profile

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Israelis eat at a kosher McDonald's restaurant in Tel Aviv. David Silverman/Getty Images hide caption

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Some Restaurants In Israel Declare A Kosher Rebellion

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Health Care

Immigrants Key To Looming Health Aide Shortage

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Immigrants Key To Looming Health Aide Shortage

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Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y. (right), shown at a news conference Thursday on Capitol Hill with Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, is arguing for raising taxes on the wealthy as part of a deal to avoid the fiscal cliff. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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It's All Politics

Raising Taxes On The Rich: Canny Or Counterproductive?

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Raising Taxes On The Rich: Canny Or Counterproductive?

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The use of the word random as slang found its way into Amy Heckerling's 1995 hit film, Clueless, starring Alicia Silverstone. Paramount/The Kobal Collection hide caption

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Pop Culture

That's So Random: The Evolution Of An Odd Word

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That's So Random: The Evolution Of An Odd Word

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