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On Sept. 11, He Checked Hijackers Onto Flight 77. It's Haunted Him Ever Since

Working the ticket counter on that terrible day, Vaughn Allex checked in families and a student group. But he also checked in their plane's hijackers. And because of that, "They were just all gone."

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Jacqueline de Chollet of Switzerland, now 78, helped found the Veerni Institute, which gives child brides and other girls in northern India a chance to continue their education. Yana Paskova for NPR hide caption

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A Chance Encounter On A Vacation Changed Her Life — And The Lives Of Child Brides

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Japan meteorological agency officer Gen Aoki displays seismic readings that are apparently a result of a nuclear weapons test in North Korea on Friday morning. North Korea later confirmed it had conducted its fifth nuclear test. Kazuhiro Nogi /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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North Korea Conducts Its 5th Test Of Nuclear Weapon

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August Matt Jorgensen
Colorado Matt Jorgensen
Latitude (Remix) Nujabes feat. Five Deez
(I Am) Climbing on Air Kai Engel
DEA The American Dollar
Chrome Wil Blades
Parks N' Wreck Wil Blades
Jazz Influence Kondor
Eternal Return Signal Hill
Our Sisters Signal Hill
Friday I'm In Love Walt Ribeiro

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