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Best friends, Astrid, 12 from Venezuela, and Dayra, 12 from Ecuador, pose for a portrait during a Girl Scout Troop 6000 meeting at the Row hotel in New York City. The hotel is one of the largest migrant shelters in the city. Lexi Parra for NPR hide caption

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A Girl Scouts troop offers hope and 'sisters for life' for migrant children

Girl Scouts Troop 6,000 in New York City helps migrant girls establish connections and a platform to start a new life in a new country but also equips them with crucial life skills.

Best friends, Astrid, 12 from Venezuela, and Dayra, 12 from Ecuador, pose for a portrait during a Girl Scout Troop 6000 meeting at the Row hotel in New York City. The hotel is one of the largest migrant shelters in the city. Lexi Parra for NPR hide caption

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A Girl Scouts troop offers hope and 'sisters for life' for migrant children

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The Valley of the Gods, a part of the Bears Ears National Monument in Utah. Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

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Biden's National Monument expansion applauded by allies, but big obstacles loom

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Christiane Keyhani (bottom left) and Liz Yannell (bottom right), of the non-profit group Hui O Ka Wai Ola, measure water quality along Lahaina's coast. The group is part of a coalition that mobilized in the wake of the fire to closely monitor the water quality off Lahaina. Ryan Kellman/NPR hide caption

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Maui community mobilizes to protect water quality from runoff after Lahaina fires

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Slick Rick is known for his eyepatch and the crowns he often wears. Janette Beckman/Courtesy of Fahey/Klein Gallery hide caption

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The history of hip-hop, told through bling

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The history of hip-hop, told through bling

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