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Women Fight Their Way Through Army's Grueling Ranger School

Two years after the Defense Department lifted the ban on women serving in combat units, the Army is allowing women to go through the training program for soldiers who aspire to be infantry leaders.

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For Next President, The Fight Against Extremism Will Hit Closer To Home

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With My Friends [12" Only Remix] Aloe Blacc & Most, King

Detroit is attracting entrepreneurs who like the relatively cheap workspaces. But real estate developers and business owners like Sean Harrington, who turned the Iodent Building into an apartment complex, are paying the price in property taxes. Jason Margolis/NPR hide caption

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On The Road To Recovery, Detroit's Property Taxes Aren't Helping

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Pirata Taurus
Blue Turning Gray Clap Your Hands Say Yeah
Past Is Prologue Tycho
I See The Moon
Exercise 2

Dr. David Muller, dean of medical education at Mount Sinai, believes that including in each medical school class some students who have a strong background in the humanities makes traditional science students better doctors, too. Cindy Carpien for NPR hide caption

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A Top Medical School Revamps Requirements To Lure English Majors

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Send Me On My Way Rusted Root
Turn Around

License plate scanners have helped police locate stolen vehicles and have even assisted in murder investigations. But with their ability to track a person's every move, skeptics worry about privacy. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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Questions Remain About How To Use Data From License Plate Scanners

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Pacific Theme Broken Social Scene

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Women Fight Their Way Through Army's Grueling Ranger School

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Memoriam Russian Circles
Jeans No Mos Hai Le
Don't Wait For The Needle To Drop Dosh

Oscar Paz Suaznabar started playing keyboard by ear when he was just 2. The now 9-year-old pianist has played at Carnegie Hall and the Kennedy Center. Courtesy Oscar Paz Suaznabar hide caption

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When This 9-Year-Old Pianist Plays, He Feels The Music

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