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Students eat lunch at Robert Forbuss Elementary School in Las Vegas. The school, designed for 780 students, enrolls 1,230. Eric Westervelt/NPR hide caption

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What Happens In Vegas Includes Crowded, Struggling Schools

Teachers, students and administrators are stretched thin by serious overcrowding. The city could add 32 schools tomorrow and every one would be filled to capacity.

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When Mike Huckabee was governor of Arkansas, he tied a yellow ribbon around a bust of President Clinton at the Governor's Mansion. He said he would remove the ribbon when the federal government allows ARKids First to continue enrolling Medicaid-eligible applicants into the program. Chris Johnson/AP hide caption

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Huckabee Hopes Evangelical Voters Are Tying Yellow Ribbons For Him

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Athletes Want To Talk To Fans Without Meddlesome Sports Journalists

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Fired by an Inner Spark Lew Anderson Big Band
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What Happens In Vegas Includes Crowded, Struggling Schools

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A pedestrian walks by a Panera Bread restaurant on June 3 in San Francisco. Panera Bread is set to remove artificial colors, flavors, sweeteners and preservatives from items on its menu by the end of 2016. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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Panera Is The Latest To Drop Artificial Ingredients From Its Food

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Jamaal Allan is a teacher in Des Moines, Iowa. His name has taken him on a lifelong odyssey of racial encounters. Courtesy of Jamaal Allan hide caption

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6 Words: 'My Name Is Jamaal ... I'm White'

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To Lose Your Mind Matt Ulery
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