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The Supreme Court on Wednesday weighs the future of a key provision of the landmark Voting Rights Act. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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Supreme Court Weighs Future Of Voting Rights Act

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Yvonne Condes helps her son Alec get ready for baseball practice. David Gilkey/NPR hide caption

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Shots - Health News

In Many Families, Exercise Is By Appointment Only

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In Many Families, Exercise Is By Appointment Only

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Politics

Deadline For Sequester Cuts Near

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Deadline For Sequester Cuts Near

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Wisconsin state Sen. Fred Risser at the state Capitol. Narayan Mahon for NPR hide caption

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Working Late: Older Americans On The Job

At 85, 'Old-School' Politician Shows No Signs Of Quitting

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At 85, 'Old-School' Politician Shows No Signs Of Quitting

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Secular demonstrators, shown at a protest march this month in Aleppo, wave the old Syrian flag (green, white, black and red) that has become the symbol of their opposition movement. Aamir Qureshi/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Syrian Rebels, Secular And Islamist, Both Claim The Future

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Brooklyn songwriter Katie Mullins has a fan in WNYC's John Schaefer. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Heavy Rotation: 5 Songs Public Radio Can't Stop Playing

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