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Trustworthy, Loyal, Helpful ... This Great Teacher Abides By The Scout Law

For 27 years, Romy Vasquez has been working with Boy Scouts in South Central Los Angeles, where, he says, it's easier to find a gang to join than a Boy Scout troop.

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After A Big Victory For ISIS, Iraqi Forces Look To Regroup

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As States Ready Disaster Plans, Feds Urge Them To Consider Climate Change

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Cohesion Minutemen
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Weight of Love The Black Keys
Single Beds Are Made for One Elephant Revival

Rather than only focusing on religious prayer, campus rabbis are embracing other cultural foundations, like traditional Passover Seder food and ethical values, to connect Jewish students to their roots. Alexander Smolianitski/Flickr hide caption

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Rabbis Diversify To Connect To Students; Just Don't Bring Up Israel

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Trustworthy, Loyal, Helpful ... This Great Teacher Abides By The Scout Law

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An Exit Holly Herndon
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Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke Jr. testified before a House Judiciary Committee hearing on Policing Strategies for the 21st Century Tuesday. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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Would Federal Involvement Actually Change Policing?

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The Lizard Ralegh Long
Aerials Lights & Motion

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Reddit's New Harassment Policy Aimed At Creating A 'Safe Platform'

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A man and his drone: Carlos Casteneda of the Amazon Basin Conservation Association prepares to launch one of his plastic foam planes. Jason Beaubien/NPR hide caption

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Eyes In The Sky: Foam Drones Keep Watch On Rain Forest Trees

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Teams of volunteer archaeologists travel to Vindolanda during each excavation season. They painstakingly scrape and brush away at the soil to see what they can find. Rich Preston/NPR hide caption

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An English 'Family Business,' Dedicated To A 2,000-Year-Old Roman Fort

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