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Suicide Rates Climb In U.S., Especially Among Adolescent Girls

After a decline throughout the '90s, suicide rates have reversed course. Suicide has increased in almost every age group over the past 15 years.

Way Of The Samurai Deceptikon
1999 (Originally Performed By Prince) The Backing Track Pioneer Band
Mr Lamborghini D'King

Steve and Janet Singleton, both Navy veterans, have lived in Clarksville, Tenn., for about a year. Steve couldn't get into the local VA clinic last spring, so now they have to drive to the Nashville clinic or pay out of pocket for medical care. Emily Siner/Nashville Public Radio hide caption

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Overcrowding Forces Tennessee VA Clinic To Stop Accepting New Patients

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Don't Be Sad Brad Mehldau
Brand New Orleans Prince
Monterey The Echelon Effect
Got Your Money (As Made Famous By ODB) Liquid Audio

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Northern Lights
My Home Is Your Love Ryan Farish
Kiss Prince
I Could Never Take the Place of Your Man Prince
North By Northwest Blue Scholars

Vito de la Cruz once worked the fields as a migrant worker with his family. Now, he's a civil rights attorney. And through it all, he has recalled a day of fear on the fields where he worked as a child. StoryCorps hide caption

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'I Can Smell The Dirt And The Fear': Up From Soil, The Soul Of A Law Career

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An Uneven Lie Robin Allender
I Heard You Looking Yo La Tengo
Pains Silk Rhodes
N----s In Paris (Remade Instrumental Originally Recorded By Jay-Z & Kanye West) N----s In Paris Instrumental
When Everything Changed Oddisee
Sometimes It Snows In April Prince
South Prince
While My Guitar Gently Weeps Prince, Tom Petty, Steve Winwood, Jeff Lynee and others

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