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Can A School District Help Diversify A Fire Department?

In an effort to boost diversity and interest in firefighting, the Los Angeles fire department created special career-focused programs in local high schools.

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Soundmaker Rodrigo y Gabriela

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte addresses army troops near Manila on Tuesday. As the U.S. and the Philippines began annual military exercises, the president said it might be for the last time, adding that, "Mr. Obama, you can go to hell." Bullit Marquez/AP hide caption

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He Did It Again: Philippine President Keeps Insulting The U.S. (And Obama)

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Odyssey Nautiluss
CityLights Mono Mono
Blind Man Xavier Omar
Love Born Matisyahu
Say My Name ODESZA & Zyra

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Can A School District Help Diversify A Fire Department?

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Calm Down Busta Rhymes
Dancing King Yu Jae Seok

A home-delivered meal kit from Blue Apron. Matthew Mead/AP hide caption

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Meal Kits And Chaos: Report Reveals Unsavory Side Of Blue Apron Warehouse

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Look Kev Brown
Preservation Wu-Tang Clan

Mike Cruse changes his daughter Olivia's diaper, while his 4 year-old son Benjamin and wife, Stephanie, fold laundry in their home in Alexandria, Va. Mike went back to work less than two weeks after Olivia was born. Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

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'I Wasn't There To Help': Dad With Newborn Struggles With Lack Of Leave

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The Smallest Piece Dan Romer
K. Forest K. Forest

Nathan Law, 23, is a former leader of Hong Kong's 2014 Umbrella Movement protests against China. Now he is the city's youngest legislator ever, and says he will support additional protests against the mainland. Rob Schmitz/NPR hide caption

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At 23, Hong Kong Lawmaker Promises Feisty Protests Aimed At China

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Angela Gui packs for a trip to Geneva for human rights training at the United Nations. Frank Langfitt/NPR hide caption

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For Daughter Of Missing Hong Kong Bookseller, Activism Is Not A Choice

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Ruins Portico Quartet
Blueberry Spy IV The Polymath
Jay Jazz Plus One Empire Cast

Rod Temperton at an event in Italy in 2004. The songwriter penned several megahits of the 1970s and '80s, most notably for Michael Jackson. Frank Micelotta/Getty Images hide caption

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'Thriller' Songwriter Rod Temperton Dies At 66

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Always and Forever Heatwave
Lavender Badbadnotgood feat. Kaytranada

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