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Olga Esparza Rodriguez stands next to a photo of her daughter, Monica, who disappeared in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, in March 2009. Monica is among the hundreds of women and girls who have disappeared from the violence-plagued border city over the past two decades. Jason Beaubien/NPR hide caption

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Grief, Rage Fuel Juarez Mothers' Search For Justice

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Kristy Stumpf, who works from her home in Broad Run, Va., part of the week, greets her daughters Lauren, 9 (left), and Lacey, 6 (right), as they hop off the school bus. Stumpf's employer, List Innovative Solutions, lets employees largely set their own hours. Rod Lamkey Jr. for NPR hide caption

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When Employers Make Room For Work-Life Balance

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Researchers found that moms were more likely to stop buying junk food when it cost more. Paul Vernon/AP hide caption

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Why Making Healthful Foods Cheaper Isn't Enough

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At a moment when the Arab world was buffeted by modernity, Umm Kulthum's voice was a lodestar. courtesy of Arab Film hide caption

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Umm Kulthum: 'The Lady' Of Cairo

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