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Yet another FAFSA problem: non-citizens can't fill it out

Students with parents who don't have a Social Security number are unable to complete the new version of the federal financial-aid form, adding yet another barrier to the college admissions process.

Bob Edwards started his career at NPR as a newscaster and then hosted All Things Considered before moving to Morning Edition. He's pictured above in 1989. Max Hirshfeld for NPR hide caption

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'The voice we woke up to': Bob Edwards, longtime 'Morning Edition' host, dies at 76

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Cote D'Ivoire players celebrate after winning the African Cup of Nations final soccer match between Nigeria and Cote D'Ivoire, at the Olympic Stadium of Ebimpe in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, Sunday, Feb. 11 Sunday Alamba/AP hide caption

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Watching the Africa cup of Nations soccer final in a bar in Lagos

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Chocolate-makers and sellers have been raising prices to keep up with the skyrocketing costs of cocoa. Hermann J. Knippertz/AP hide caption

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Cocoa prices spiked to an all-time high right before Valentine's Day

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