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Portraits Of LA's Female Artists Send A Powerful Message: 'You Are Here'

Rebecca Campbell's portrait series documents the female artists who go unnoticed or underrepresented. "I made it so that they didn't disappear," she says.

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In Iowa, Campaign Season Finds Muslims Caught In A Harsh Spotlight

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Manhattan Reflections Ahmad Jamal
Intravenous Pete Robbins

These fiber-rich foods altogether offer about 28.5 grams, or a woman's daily recommended intake. Clockwise from top left: one pear, 6 grams of fiber; medium artichoke, 7 grams; 1 ounce of popcorn, 3.5 grams; 1 medium sweet potato, 4 grams; 1 cup edamame, 8 grams. Morgan McCloy/NPR hide caption

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A Diet High In Fiber May Help Protect Against Breast Cancer

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Ben Lecomte has swum across the Atlantic Ocean, and now he aims to traverse the Pacific, which will take him five or six months. Bongani Mlambo/The Longest Swim hide caption

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Can Extreme Exercise Hurt Your Heart? Swim The Pacific To Find Out

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Does Egypt's Law Protect 'Short-Term Brides' Or Formalize Trafficking?

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