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Why Climate Change Poses A Particular Threat To Child Health

A sweeping study in The Lancet finds that longstanding progress in treating diseases and reducing childhood deaths is in jeopardy.

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In this Pentagon-approved courtroom sketch, defendant Ramzi Binalshibh (center) attends his pretrial hearing along with other defendants at the U.S. military court in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, on April 14, 2014. Also depicted are Mustafa al-Hawsawi (from right), partially cut off; Ali Abdul Aziz Ali, Ramzi Binalshibh, Walid bin Attash and Khalid Sheikh Mohammed. Janet Hamlin Illustration/AP hide caption

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A Legacy Of Torture Is Preventing Trials At Guantánamo

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First Surface Near the Parenthesis
Traveler Rob Levit
Concept 11 Kodomo
Southsiders Atmosphere
Arthur's Song Atmosphere
This Must Be the Place (Naive Melody) Talking Heads
Two Note Swivel [Unfinished Outtake] Talking Heads

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Harry Connick Jr. Celebrates The Music Of Cole Porter On 'True Love'

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Anything Goes Harry Connick, Jr.
I Love Paris [Instrumental] Charlie Parker
Day by Day Sena & DJ Vadim
Boneshaker Sena & DJ Vadim

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Why Climate Change Poses A Particular Threat To Child Health

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Nemesis Aaron Parks
Passionfruit Drake
Queen Bee Medeski, Martin & Wood
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