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Small Business Rescue Earned Banks $10 Billion In Fees

Banks handling the federal government's loan program for small businesses made more than $10 billion in fees, while thousands of small businesses were shut out of the program.

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Theme from "A Summer Place" Percy Faith
All the Optimism of Early January Lullatone
Signals in the Dusk Portico Quartet
Offset Portico Quartet
March Feverkin feat. Vacant
February Feverkin

Ngyuen Phan Que Mai grew up amid the devastation of the Vietnam War. She worked as a street vendor before going to college in Australia and becoming a writer. Vu Thi Van Anh hide caption

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Vu Thi Van Anh

Memories Of Tragedy Stay With Author Nguyen Phan Que Mai

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You've Got a Friend James Taylor
Good Evening Near the Parenthesis

The job of contact tracing can involve detective work. During the Ebola outbreak in West Africa in 2014, a hand-drawn map on the wall of a rural clinic in Liberia showed health workers how to get to a remote village where a woman with Ebola may have traveled. Kelly McEvers/NPR hide caption

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How Do You Do Contact Tracing? Poor Countries Have Plenty Of Advice

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Stood in Highland Winds The American Dollar
Guided by the Glowing Sea The American Dollar

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Small Business Rescue Earned Banks $10 Billion In Fees

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A Roma family rides a horse-drawn cart carrying scrap metal out of Romania's Pata-Rât city dump. Daniel Mihailescu/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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'Where Is This Going To Lead?': Roma People In Europe Face Coronavirus Disaster

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Pour l'Egyptienne [Excerpt] The Hot Club of San Francisco
Waltz for M.C. Escher The Hot Club of San Francisco
Bayan Ko Florante Aguilar

National security adviser Robert O'Brien told NPR that the White House is investigating Chinese funding of the World Health Organization. He is seen here earlier this month at the White House. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

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National Security Adviser O'Brien Alleges WHO Is 'Propaganda Tool For The Chinese'

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