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NPR Newscaster Carl Kasell Dies At 84, After A Lifelong Career On-Air

Kasell brought unflappable authority to the news, but he also had a lively sense of humor, revealed late in his career when he became the judge and scorekeeper for Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!

President Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe shake hands during their meeting at Trump's private Mar-a-Lago club in Palm Beach, Fla., on Tuesday. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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Trade And Nukes On The Agenda As Trump Meets Japan's Prime Minister

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Green Chimneys Santi Debriano & Roni Ben-Hur
Yellow Bird Pretty Lights

A team of contractors works on the renovation of a home in Phoenix. A decade after the U.S. housing crisis, some old habits are back, including house flipping. Caitlin O'Hara for NPR hide caption

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A Decade After The Bubble Burst, House Flipping Is On The Rise

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Kinder Ohne Strom Boozoo Bajou
Jordnaer Anekdote Jan Erik Vold & Bill Frisell

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan shakes hands with local people in Port Sudan, Sudan, on Dec. 25, one of many locations in Africa the Turkish leader has visited recently. Kayhan Ozer/AP hide caption

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Turkey Is Quietly Building Its Presence In Africa

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Though So... Nightmares on Wax
Give Inski's The Matson 2 featuring Tommy Guererro

People fly into the air as a vehicle drives into a group of protesters demonstrating against white nationalists in Charlottesville, Va. on Aug. 12, 2017. Kelly won a Pulitzer Prize for the image. Ryan M. Kelly/The Daily Progress via AP hide caption

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Pulitzer-Winning Photographer Made Charlottesville Photo On His Last Day On The Job

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Transience Yuutu
On the Table Oddisee

At an event in West Virginia this month, President Trump was seated between Rep. Evan Jenkins (to his right) and state Attorney General Patrick Morrisey, both of whom are running for the Senate. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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Republicans Might Want To Run Away From Trump This Year, But Not In West Virginia

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Flunked Tipper
Gilli Men Baaba Maal

Boston Marathon women's winner Desiree Linden celebrates after she crosses the finish line on Monday. John Tlumacki/The Boston Globe via Getty Images hide caption

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Runner Tells Herself 'Just Show Up For One More Mile' — And Wins The Boston Marathon

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God's Gonna Run You Down Johnny Cash
Cracks in My Soul Desert Sound Colony
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NPR Newscaster Carl Kasell Dies At 84, After A Lifelong Career On-Air

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Mice may be adorable, but the droppings and the bacteria they contain, not so much. Mchugh Tom/Science Source/Getty Images hide caption

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New York City Mice Carry Bacteria That Can Make People Sick

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I Love You Like An Alchoholic The Taxpayers

First lady Barbara Bush, with her pet dog Millie, talks to reporters in September 1990 in Washington, D.C. Mrs. Bush said Iraq cannot be allowed to get away with its occupation of Kuwait. She also revealed that Millie has a case of lupus but "she's in complete remission." Charles Tasnadi/AP hide caption

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Former First Lady Barbara Bush Dies At 92

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