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A Closer Look At Sexual Assaults On Campus

How Campus Sexual Assaults Came To Command New Attention

In just a few years, the issue has gone from mostly whispers to receiving the attention of the White House. Now, colleges throughout the country are trying to increase awareness about the issue.

Workplace drug testing for marijuana may need updating in light of changing laws, a case before the Colorado Supreme Court suggests. Kai-Huei Yau/MCT/Landov hide caption

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Colorado Case Puts Workplace Drug Policies To The Test

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The Omari mosque was badly damaged in the recent fighting in the territory. In the foreground are the remains of Qurans at the mosque, which dates back centuries. Alice Fordham/NPR hide caption

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Gaza's Casualties Of War Include Its Historic Mosques

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Farmer Seth Watkins (left) and agronomist Matt Liebman stand amid native prairie grasses near Des Moines, Iowa. The conservation strip is used to stop soil erosion. John Ydstie/NPR hide caption

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Iowa's Corn Farmers Learn To Adapt To Weather Extremes

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How Campus Sexual Assaults Came To Command New Attention

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Passenger is Mike Rosenberg. Whispers is out now. Shervin Lainez/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Help Find The Man Who Inspired Passenger's 'Riding To New York'

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Dominic Rudakevych and Marilyn Fisher, 2014 champions of the National Marbles Championships in Wildwood, N.J., pose at the marbles rings in Middletown, Md. The two 13-year-olds train with the Frederick County Knucklers, a competitive marbles recreational program in Maryland. NPR/Sarah Tilotta hide caption

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From Marbles In A Coffee Can, Lessons About Life, And Math

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