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Alexis Jones committed to going to Cornell University in the fall. "I don't know how to feel," she says, "because I don't know if I'm going immediately in the fall with this pandemic and everything." Elissa Nadworny/NPR hide caption

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For Aspiring College Students, Pandemic Has Created 'Debilitating' Uncertainty

It's unclear what college will look like in the fall, but students and families are having to make decisions now, despite worries about financial aid, travel and a highly contagious disease.

Castaway Evocativ
Timeless Evocativ
Walking on the Moon Sting
Every Breath You Take The Police
First of the Month Bone Thugs-N-Harmony

Former Vice President Joe Biden, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, directly addressed a sexual assault allegation against him for the first time on Friday. Matt Rourke/AP hide caption

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'This Never Happened,' Biden Says Of 1990s Sexual Assault Allegation

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Language Soular Order
Doublespeak Soular Order
Misplaced The Acorn
Return to Blackness (For GB) The Acorn
Necrology The Cinematic Orchestra
Entr'acte The Cinematic Orchestra, Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra et. al.

Alexis Jones committed to going to Cornell University in the fall. "I don't know how to feel," she says, "because I don't know if I'm going immediately in the fall with this pandemic and everything." Elissa Nadworny/NPR hide caption

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For Aspiring College Students, Pandemic Has Created 'Debilitating' Uncertainty

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DeSelby The Water
Future Nails The Water

Shannon Doty (right) tells her father, Dan Flynn (left), in a remote StoryCorps conversation, that his dedication to help others inspired her goal to work in the medical field. Courtesy of Dan Flynn and Shannon Doty for StoryCorps hide caption

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Funeral Director First Responder: 'You're Stronger Than You Feel'

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We're From Near And Far Ending Satellites
Interlude 9 Ending Satellites
It's Obvious Chastity Belt
The Reverie Bossk
Kobe Bossk
Quiet Hero Ambient Jazz Ensemble
Eyes Wide Open Ambient Jazz Ensemble
Friday I'm in Love Midnite String Quartet

Gillson Trucking co-owner Harsimran Singh (right), seen with his partner Bikramjit Singh, says his trucks that haul produce are mostly idle because restaurants have shut down. Ryan Ram hide caption

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Trying To Get Back To Business When Business Has Ground To A Halt

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