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The mother of Philando Castile has given an $8,000 gift to a Minnesota high school to alleviate school lunch debt. Castile, a school cafeteria supervisor, was fatally shot by a police officer during a traffic stop. Stephen Maturen/Getty Images hide caption

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Philando Castile's Mother Wipes Out School Lunch Debt, Continuing Son's Legacy

Valerie Castile's $8,000 gift to a Minnesota high school wiped out lunch debts for about 100 students. Her son, a cafeteria worker who often bought lunch for needy kids, was killed by police in 2016.

Take Me Out To The Ball Game traditional
Swayed Kiasmos

Kristan Kerr says she watched her daughter grow up while she was in prison. "Every visit, I'd say you're getting big, you've grown," Kerr says. "I just watched her grow all the way up." Christopher Connelly/KERA hide caption

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'They Love Their Kids': Texas Lawmakers Want To Send Fewer Moms To Prison

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Brunnen Liai
Soldier On The Temper Trap
Hammer Time David Kitt
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Pianist And Coder Dan Tepfer Composes Music With The Help Of Artificial Intelligence

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Starálfur Sigur Rós

A worker dumps a bucket of tomatoes into a trailer at DiMare Farms in Florida City, Fla., in 2013. The Trump administration is preparing to level a new tariff on fresh tomatoes imported from Mexico in response to complaints from Florida growers. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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Food Fight: Trump Administration Levels Tariffs On Mexican Tomatoes

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Sunflower (feat. Steve Lacy) Vampire Weekend
Lighthouse Leavv
Adam's Peak Edapollo
Everything is Moving, But Not the Sky Need A Name
California [Tchad Blake Mix] Phantom Planet

The mother of Philando Castile has given an $8,000 gift to a Minnesota high school to alleviate school lunch debt. Castile, a school cafeteria supervisor, was fatally shot by a police officer during a traffic stop. Stephen Maturen/Getty Images hide caption

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Philando Castile's Mother Wipes Out School Lunch Debt, Continuing Son's Legacy

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Fast Days Mañana

Traffic moves along 42nd Street in Midtown Manhattan on Jan. 25, 2018. After decades of efforts by transportation advocates, the state of New York has approved a plan to add congestion pricing to the city, charging drivers who enter a designated zone of Manhattan. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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City Dwellers Don't Like The Idea Of Congestion Pricing — But They Get Over It

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Drive The Cars
Donuts Mogwai

Sheila Nevins, the former president of HBO Documentary Films, will join MTV to launch MTV Documentary Films. Brigitte Lacombe/Viacom hide caption

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MTV Launches New Documentary Division Led By Producer Sheila Nevins

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WORLD IN MOTION (SINGLE MIX) NEW ORDER
Moonlight in Vermont Lyle Ritz

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