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Kathy Liu and her son Joey Xu talk to friends back home in Gainesville, Fla., from his hospital room in Cincinnati. Amanda Aronczyk/WNYC hide caption

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Son's Rare Cancer Leads Family On Quest For Cure

When a child falls ill with cancer, many of the drugs that might help are either experimental or unapproved for use in kids.

Kathy Liu and her son Joey Xu talk to friends back home in Gainesville, Fla., from his hospital room in Cincinnati. Amanda Aronczyk/WNYC hide caption

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Son's Rare Cancer Leads Family On Quest For Cure

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Son's Rare Cancer Leads Family On Quest For Cure

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Protesters assemble in front of a McDonald's in Los Angeles, demanding a $15 an hour minimum wage in September. Paul Buck/EPA/Landov hide caption

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Los Angeles Residents Divided Over Proposed $15 Minimum Wage

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Internet-connected cars can put your privacy and security at risk, according to a new report from Sen. Ed Markey, D-Mass. Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Q&A: Sen. Ed Markey On Protecting Data Our Cars Are Sharing

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Q&A: Sen. Ed Markey On Protecting Data Our Cars Are Sharing

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Edward Brown, who was jailed for not paying fines he couldn't afford, is among 16 plaintiffs in two lawsuits filed against the cities of Ferguson and Jennings, Mo. Joseph Shapiro/NPR hide caption

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Jail Time For Unpaid Court Fines And Fees Can Create Cycle Of Poverty

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In a project called "Natural Frequencies," the bells in the Campanile on the University of California, Berkeley campus were recently programmed to play a score composed in real time by the seismic shifts taking place along the Hayward fault. Eric Risberg/AP hide caption

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Shake, Rattle And Toll: Berkeley's Bells Play Sounds Of Earth

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Shake, Rattle And Toll: Berkeley's Bells Play Sounds Of Earth

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Oglala Sioux leaders and city officials at a press conference following the incident discuss possible charges, which could include child abuse, hate crimes and assault. Charles Michael Ray/South Dakota Public Broadcasting hide caption

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Authorities Probe Alleged Hate Crime Against Native American Kids

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Authorities Probe Alleged Hate Crime Against Native American Kids

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Sissako works on set with Timbuktu actors Mehdi A.G. Mohamed (left) and Layla Walet Mohamed. Arnaud Contreras/Courtesy of Cohen Media Group hide caption

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Filmmaker Takes Stand Against Extremism In Oscar-Nominated 'Timbuktu'

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