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Sofia Martinez, 40, is a registered nurse in Plant City, Fla., who supports both the DREAM Act and Republican Mitt Romney, who says he would veto it. Becky Lettenberger/NPR hide caption

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Complications, Contradictions In A Fla. Swing County

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Architect Guy Maxwell holds a printout of his proposed design for the new Bridge Building at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. John W. Poole/NPR hide caption

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Building For Birds: Architects Aim For Safer Skies

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Volunteers have been collecting grave markers like these and trying to figure out where they go. Maggie Martin/NPR hide caption

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Uncovering Secrets Buried At A Neglected Cemetery

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Israeli soldiers look at their Egyptian counterparts from their side of the border Wednesday at the Kerem Shalom border crossing, where an attack by Islamist militants on Sunday killed 16 Egyptian soldiers. Tara Todras-Whitehill for NPR hide caption

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Israel Wary Of Egypt's Calls To Alter Peace Treaty

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Lynn Shelton first gained recognition for her 2009 film Humpday. She is known particularly for encouraging actors to improvise on set. Larry Busacca/Getty Images hide caption

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Watch This: Lynn Shelton's Eclectic Mix Of Favorites

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