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Avielle's artwork hangs on the walls and windows of Jeremy Richman and Jennifer Hensel's home. Craig Ruttle/AP hide caption

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Newtown Parents Seek A Clearer Window Into Violent Behavior

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Bike-sharing is increasingly popular. But those who need it most often have the least access to it. Meredith Rizzo/NPR hide caption

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Shifting Gears To Make Bike-Sharing More Accessible

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Original caption via Instagram: #pscommute 5:15 PM on the C Train. 34th Street, Penn Station back home to Fort Greene, Brooklyn. Giving the gift of reading. A magical moment between mother and son. It may seem like just another subway ride, but with a book and an imagination, the adventures are limitless. Jabali Sawicki/@jsawicki1/Instagram hide caption

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With One Photo, The Average Commute Becomes Super Special

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After the FBI released results of a federal probe on Dec. 9, Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca said he was troubled by the charges and called it a sad day for his department. Nick Ut/AP hide caption

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Scandal May Bring New Oversight To LA County Sheriff's Department

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Tech companies around the world have set up shop in the financial district in Dublin, Ireland. Peter Muhly/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Amid Cuts And Tax Hikes, Tech Companies Get Love in Ireland

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Doug Normington is 58, self-employed, and has diabetes. Courtesy of Doug Normington hide caption

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Tagging Along On A Wisconsin Man's Odyssey To Buy Insurance

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Early December brought a foot of fresh powder to the resorts of Vail, Colo., but some residents are still steaming. Zach Mahone, Beaver Creek Resort/AP hide caption

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High Insurance Rates Anger Some Ski-Country Coloradans

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When it premiered in 1937, Walt Disney's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs was the first feature-length animated movie to hit theaters. This year is the 90th anniversary of Disney animation. PRNewsFoto/Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment hide caption

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At 90, Disney Animation Nowhere Near Drawing To A Close

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