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College Decision Day Brings Relief, Excitement And Big Worries About Money

On May 1, high school seniors must submit a commitment — and financial deposit — to their final college choice. But for low-income students, it's not necessarily the end of the road.

#MeToo founder Tarana Burke, attending the TIME 100 gala in New York on April 24, 2018. Angela Weiss/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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#MeToo Founder Tarana Burke Responds To R. Kelly

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An image from an electron microscope shows a type II alveolar cell, found in the air sacs of lungs. In the cell's cytoplasm (pink) are lamellar bodies (purple), which contain surfactant. SPL/Science Source hide caption

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Experimental Lung Treatment Could Make Breathing Easier

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Questlove's latest book, available now, is called Creative Quest. Michael Baca/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Questlove Aims To Save Your Brain: 'Creativity Might Be In Jeopardy'

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The U.S. Senate narrowly confirmed Scott Pruitt as administrator of the EPA in 2017. It was the latest step in a political career that has focused in large part on faith-based issues. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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'On Fire For God's Work': How Scott Pruitt's Faith Drives His Politics

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U.S. President Donald Trump meets with Hyeonseo Lee (far left) and other North Korean defectors in the Oval Office of the White House on Feb. 2, 2018. Zach Gibson-Pool/Getty Images hide caption

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North Korean Defector Hopes To See Loved Ones Again — But Remains Skeptical

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