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Colombian President Iván Duque unveiled a program last month that will allow undocumented Venezuelan migrants to legally live and work in Colombia for up to 10 years. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption

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Colombia's President On Amnesty For Venezuelans: 'We Want To Set An Example'

"We want to demonstrate that although we're not a rich country, we can do something that is humanitarian ... but at the same time is an intelligent and sound migration policy," Iván Duque tells NPR.

"You know, it's like a gut punch to millions of people," Washington Rep. Pramila Jayapal, who chairs the House Progressive Caucus, said about the $15-an-hour minimum wage coming out of President Biden's COVID-19 relief package. But she says her vote will be based on the bill as a whole, even though it doesn't include the wage hike. Patrick Semansky/AP hide caption

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Progressives Show Patience With Biden, At Least Until Relief Bill Passes

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In this photo provided by Jason Torlano, Zach Milligan is shown on his descent down Half Dome in Yosemite National Park, Calif., on Feb. 21. The two men climbed some 4,000 feet to the top of Yosemite's Half Dome in subfreezing temperatures and skied down the famously steep monolith to the valley floor. Jason Torlano/AP hide caption

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How 2 Skiers Conquered Yosemite's Half Dome

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Woof Pt. 1 Panthurr
Jeep's Blues Johnny Hodges
Siesta Empresarios
Hollywood Kisses Kung Fu

Colombian President Iván Duque unveiled a program last month that will allow undocumented Venezuelan migrants to legally live and work in Colombia for up to 10 years. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption

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Colombia's President On Amnesty For Venezuelans: 'We Want To Set An Example'

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Seven Planetary Heavens The Comet Is Coming
Miss You Trentemoller
America 2 The Midnight
Such Great Heights The Postal Service
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CDC Director Rochelle Walensky said in an interview with NPR on Wednesday that the nation is fighting headwinds in the fight to end the pandemic from new variants of the virus and efforts to rollback coronavirus restrictions. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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'Now Is Not The Time To Stop Wearing A Mask,' Says CDC Director Rochelle Walensky

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Mary (Instrumental) agnes obel
Church Galactic
Lacrymae Melodium
Dolce Vita Ryan Paris
I Can Feel It Humming The Flashbulb
Tunnel Minami Deutsch
The Journey Tom Misch
Fado Melancólico JÚLIO SILVA
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