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My 'Oriental' Father: On The Words We Use To Describe Ourselves

President Obama recently signed a bill striking the term "Oriental" from federal law. It was a reminder for NPR's Kat Chow of the fact that her father still uses the word — to describe himself.

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Cities Consider Privatizing TSA To Speed Up Checkpoints, But Would It?

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Alexander, a former kickboxing champ, came to the U.S. about 20 years ago to work as a stuntwoman. She has also worked with Marines and women in domestic violence shelters. Ricardo DeAratanha/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images hide caption

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Kickboxing Director Lexi Alexander Uses Activism To Bust Out Of 'Movie Jail'

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Donald Trump stands with some of the delegates from North Dakota, who elevated him over the 1,237 needed for the GOP nomination. Charles Rex Arbogast/AP hide caption

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Meet The Unbound Delegates Who Helped Donald Trump Secure The Nomination

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Maureen LoCascio, with the mosquito control team in Hudson County, N.J., uses a backpack sprayer to spread insecticide against mosquito larvae. Hansi Lo Wang/NPR hide caption

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To Kill Mosquitoes That Spread Zika, Strike Before They Fly

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