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"I was very scared to enter this business knowing what I want to give of myself," ALA.NI says. "It's extremely lonely." Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Music Interviews

Don't Call It Nostalgia: ALA.NI's Done This For Years

With a cabaret star for a great-uncle and Julie Andrews as her role model, the British singer has been steeped in classic pop all her life. "I just did what I grew up listening to," she says.

New Jersey has been distributing baby boxes — cardboard containers that double as cribs or bassinets — to new parents since January. Maisha Watson is currently living in a motel outside Atlantic City, N.J., with her infant son, Solomon Murphy. With no room for a crib, Solomon sleeps in the baby box. Rebecca Davis/NPR hide caption

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As Popularity Of Baby Boxes Grows, Skeptics Say More Testing Is Needed

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Pregnant women — and those trying to get pregnant — should not travel to places where the Zika virus is circulating. For children, age is a factor. Alessandro Abel/Getty Images/EyeEm hide caption

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Goats and Soda

Is Zika Dangerous For Kids? It Probably Depends On The Age

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Is Zika Dangerous For Kids? It Probably Depends On The Age

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French President Emmanuel Macron, photographed in Berlin in January 2017. Sean Gallup/Getty Images hide caption

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Another Stunning Election In France As Macron's Party Sweeps

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Married in 2008, Angela Ross (center) and her husband D.J. live in Copper Hill, Va., with two of their five children, Jordis, 11 (left), and Marianna, 7. More than 50 years ago, their interracial marriage would have been illegal in Virginia. Hansi Lo Wang/NPR hide caption

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Race

Interracial Marriages Face Pushback 50 Years After Loving

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Interracial Marriages Face Pushback 50 Years After Loving

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"I was very scared to enter this business knowing what I want to give of myself," ALA.NI says. "It's extremely lonely." Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Don't Call It Nostalgia: ALA.NI's Done This For Years

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Don't Call It Nostalgia: ALA.NI's Done This For Years

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Gerry Realin (left) and his wife Jessica are working to get first responders workers' compensation benefits in Florida. Abe Aboraya/WMFE hide caption

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Shots - Health News

A Pulse Nightclub Responder Confronts A New Crisis: PTSD

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A Pulse Nightclub Responder Confronts A New Crisis: PTSD

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