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Manuel Udaya Chandra's 24-year-old son disappeared in 2008, shortly before Sri Lanka's civil war ended. She holds out hope that he's still alive, though a government commission looking into those who disappeared has moved slowly. Julie McCarthy/NPR hide caption

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Sri Lanka's War Is Long Over, But Reconciliation Remains Elusive

The civil war is now six years in the past, but thousands of Tamil families are still looking for loved ones who disappeared during the conflict.

Bite into that bread before your main meal, and you'll spike your blood sugar and amp up your appetite. Waiting until the end of your dinner to nosh on bread can blunt those effects. iStockphoto hide caption

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Curb Your Appetite: Save Bread For The End Of The Meal

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Maria Juana Empressarios
Prayer for Rain The Polish Ambassador

A Greek demonstrator urges a "no" vote in Sunday's referendum on whether Greece should accept international demands for additional financial austerity. He is holding an old 1,000 Greek drachma bank note during a rally in the northern Greek port city of Thessaloniki on Monday. Some Greeks say the country should leave the eurozone and go back to the drachma. Giannis Papanikos/AP hide caption

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Greeks Brace For The Fallout As Deadline Looms

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Begin the Day Yellowjacket
Something Blue AlexNacila

A plume of steam billows from the coal-fired Merrimack Station in Bow, N.H. in January 2015. Jim Cole/AP hide caption

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Supreme Court Rules In Industry's Favor. What's EPA's Next Move?

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Manuel Udaya Chandra's 24-year-old son disappeared in 2008, shortly before Sri Lanka's civil war ended. She holds out hope that he's still alive, though a government commission looking into those who disappeared has moved slowly. Julie McCarthy/NPR hide caption

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Sri Lanka's War Is Long Over, But Reconciliation Remains Elusive

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Dead Man's Hand Lord Huron

Supporters of same-sex marriages gather outside the U.S. Supreme Court on April 28, in Washington, D.C. Mladen Antonov/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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The Economic Reality Of The Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

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Decidiste Dejarme
Violent and Beautiful [Album Version] The Union Trade

Travis Driscoll, a medical school applicant from Berkeley, Calif., studies for the revamped MCAT. April Dembosky/KQED hide caption

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Medical School Hopefuls Grapple With Overhauled Entrance Exam

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Emauel Ciccolini
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In dissent, Justice Sonia Sotomayor wrote that under the majority's reasoning it would not matter if the prisoner was being "drawn and quartered, slowly tortured to death, or actually burned at the stake," as long as there was no more humane method of execution available. Justice Antonin Scalia orally rebutted Justice Stephen Breyer's dissent, calling it "gobbledygook." Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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Lethal Injection Ruling Draws Out Justices' Passionate Opinions

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High Tide Thes One
Mami Gato Medeski Martin & Wood

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Apple Bets Big That You'll Start Paying To Stream Music

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