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A Love Story That Began With A Matchmaker And A First Date On NPR

In 2017, NPR documented the first date of a couple paired by a professional matchmaker, for a story about modern dating. A year after their first date, the couple got engaged, and they recently wed.

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José Alberto "Chepe" Idiáquez, a Catholic priest and rector at a private Jesuit university in Nicaragua, has become an outspoken critic of Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega. Carlos Herrera hide caption

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'Pray For Me': Nicaraguan Priest Threatened With Death Reaches Out To Niece In U.S.

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Steep Hills of Vicodin Tears A Winged Victory for the Sullen
Minuet For a Cheap Piano Number Two A Winged Victory for the Sullen
Chirizakura Geoffrey Keezer

Convicted killer John William King is escorted from the Jasper County Courthouse in 1999 after being found guilty of capital murder in the dragging death of James Byrd Jr. King was executed Wednesday evening. David J. Phillip/AP hide caption

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Texas Executes Man Convicted In 1998 Murder Of James Byrd Jr.

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Husbands and Hangmen Beware of Safety
Rise by Sin Beware of Safety
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A Love Story That Began With A Matchmaker And A First Date On NPR

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In Massachusetts last July, several Franklin County Jail inmates were watched by a nurse and a corrections officer after receiving their daily doses of buprenorphine, a drug that helps control opioid cravings. By some estimates, at least half to two-thirds of today's U.S. jail population has a substance use or dependence problem. Elise Amendola/AP hide caption

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County Jails Struggle With A New Role As America's Prime Centers For Opioid Detox

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White Sands We Came From The North
Sea's Descent We Came From The North

Edgar Baltazar Garcia's wife, Jennifer Garcia, holds a photo of her husband from when he was deployed at Balad Air Base in Iraq as a turret gunner in a Humvee. He now faces deportation to Mexico over a felony conviction. John Burnett/NPR hide caption

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After Felony Conviction, Iraq War Veteran Faces Deportation To Mexico

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An exterior view of H&R Block is shown in Sunnyvale, Calif., in 2006. Co-founder Henry Bloch died Tuesday at the age of 96. Paul Sakuma/AP hide caption

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Henry Bloch, Co-Founder Of H&R Block, Dies At 96

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