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In this image taken July 16 and provided by Edlib News Network, a Syrian girl holds a poster that reads, "Greetings from Kfarnebel's children to the Free Syrian Army soldiers in Damascus," during a demonstration in Kfarnebel, Syria. Rebels hold large swaths of territory in rural Syria. Fighters in the village of Atima recently launched their first operation against the regime. AP hide caption

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Inside Rebel-Held Syria

In 'Free' Syrian Village, A Plea For U.S. Help

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In 'Free' Syrian Village, A Plea For U.S. Help

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As part of the New Media Entrepreneurship camp, participants paid a visit to Google. Joshua Cassidy/KQED hide caption

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Technology

Silicon Valley Boot Camp Aims To Boost Diversity

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Silicon Valley Boot Camp Aims To Boost Diversity

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At the Garden of Peace cemetery in Flint, Mich., Muslims are buried in accordance with traditional Islamic burial rites. Sami Yenigun/NPR hide caption

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Dead Stop

A Muslim Cemetery Helps To Ease Funerals' Strain

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A Muslim Cemetery Helps To Ease Funerals' Strain

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Child life specialist Kelly Schraf helps to put at ease Yoselyn Gaitan, 8, who had surgery on her cleft palate, at Children's National Medical Center in Washington, D.C. Jenny Gold for NPR hide caption

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Shots - Health News

Hospital Specialists Help Remind The Sickest Kids They're Still Kids

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Hospital Specialists Help Remind The Sickest Kids They're Still Kids

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Shannon Orley, left, meets with her health coach, Kelly Heithold, right, at Providence Alaska Medical Center. Annie Feidt for NPR hide caption

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Shots - Health News

An Alaska Company Losing The Obesity Game Calls In Health Coaches

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An Alaska Company Losing The Obesity Game Calls In Health Coaches

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AIDS: A Turning Point

International AIDS Conference Opens In D.C.

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International AIDS Conference Opens In D.C.

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National

Job, Tuition Woes A Drain On Law Schools

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Job, Tuition Woes A Drain On Law Schools

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Sports

Olympic Athletes Go For Gold, And Green

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Olympic Athletes Go For Gold, And Green

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Crime novelist Jo Nesbo says despite Oslo's well-kept streets and sharply dressed residents, the city has a dark and seedy side. Odd Andersen/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Crime In The City

Jo Nesbo's Fiction Explores Oslo's Jagged Edges

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Jo Nesbo's Fiction Explores Oslo's Jagged Edges

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