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Shots - Health News

Study Puts Puerto Rico Death Toll From Hurricane Maria Near 5,000

The death rate is a contentious subject, in part because federal and island governments haven't responded as rapidly to the disaster as they have in other hurricane emergencies.

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Mike Stone, left, and Andy Sherman in the pumping station for Hannibal, Mo., during a flood in 1993. The city is protected by a flood wall, and flood managers have built up levees to protect against flooding. But scientists warn those structures are making flooding worse. Cliff Schiappa/AP hide caption

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Levees Make Mississippi River Floods Worse, But We Keep Building Them

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Shellac Fila Brazillia

A market on the Strand, a main thoroughfare in Sittwe. Anthony Kuhn /NPR hide caption

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'Deeply Disturbing' Conditions For Rohingya In Myanmar, And Those Yet To Return

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A Swarm Red Sparowes
Temporary Lost Film
Perpetual Tommy Guerrero

Luz Nicolás stars in Exquisita Agonía by Nilo Cruz, which premieres in May at Repertorio Español. Michael Palma Mir/Sam Rudy Media Relations hide caption

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Repertorio Español Celebrates 50 Years With A World Premiere

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Behold the Day
Wrong Foot Forward Flook

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Study Puts Puerto Rico Death Toll From Hurricane Maria Near 5,000

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Thought So Nightmares on Wax
3 Deuces Marcus Miller
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Air Force veteran Cat Corchado leads support groups in Charlotte, N.C., specifically for female veterans. Her group is called Women Veteran Network, or WoVeN. Jay Price/North Carolina Public Radio - WUNC hide caption

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Battling Depression And Suicide Among Female Veterans

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'I'm Not Aware Of That': Starbucks Employees Receive Racial Bias Training

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April Anyway-Outro Else
Opening, for chamber ensemble or piano Bruce Brubaker
Dark Falls Orgone
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Question and Answer Pat Metheny, Roy Haynes et. al.
Convergence Dave Weckl