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Construction workers work to rebuild the boardwalk in Seaside Heights in anticipation of Memorial Day weekend. Mel Evans/AP hide caption

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Battered Jersey Shore Pins Recovery Hopes On Summer Season

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Actress Marla Gibbs (as maid Florence Johnston) and actor Sherman Hemsley (as her boss, George Jefferson), appear in an episode of The Jeffersons. CBS/Landov hide caption

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History Makes Hiring Household Help A Complex Choice

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Many school safe rooms, like this one inside Jeffries Elementary in Springfield, Mo., also serve as gymnasiums. Constructed with a $1.6 million grant from FEMA, which covered 75 percent of the cost, the shelter can hold more than 500 people — enough to accommodate all the school's students and employees. Scott Harvey/KSMU hide caption

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Tornado Safe Rooms In Schools A Popular, But Costly Idea

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Samuel Ku, who runs AG Jeans alongside his father, says a European tariff puts thousands of U.S. clothing jobs at risk. Amanda Marsalis hide caption

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LA Bluejeans Makers Fear Their Business Will Fade Away

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The Toronto band Kobo Town plays a mix of old-school calypso, ska and West Indian styles. Paul Wright/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Kobo Town: A Haunted 'Jukebox' Filled With Caribbean Sounds

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Arthur Fiala, shown here in 1918 and 2005, was a private in the 26th Company of the 20th Engineers Regiment during World War I. Courtesy of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt hide caption

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A Race Against Time To Find WWI's Last 'Doughboys'

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