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As Queen Elizabeth II's husband, Prince Philip was the longest-serving consort in British history. In 2015, he attended the Queen's Speech in the House of Lords at the Palace of Westminster. Alastair Grant/WPA Pool/Getty Images hide caption

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Great Britain's Prince Philip Dies At Age 99

As Queen Elizabeth II's husband, Prince Philip was the longest-serving consort in British history. He died Friday at Windsor Castle.

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Youn Yuh-jung plays a grandmother in the Oscar-nominated film Minari. She's the first Korean actor to be nominated for Best Supporting Actress. Courtesy of A24 hide caption

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'I Feel Like I'm An Olympian': Youn Yuh-jung On Her Historic Oscar Nomination

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President Biden, whose infrastructure plan includes $174 billion to boost electric vehicle sales and production, has been pulled into a global trade dispute over the fate of lithium ion battery factories in Georgia that threatens his EV goals. David Zalubowski/AP hide caption

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Betting Big On Electric Vehicles, Biden Faces Fraught Decision On Ga. Battery Plant

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Mary Mills and her mother, Joyce Carter Mills, came to StoryCorps in February 2020 to talk about Mary's childhood. "You were the mom every other kid wanted," Mary told Joyce. Mia Raquel for StoryCorps hide caption

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With 'The Mom Every Other Kid Wanted,' She Was An Only Child But Never Alone

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Pharmacist intern Ojashwi Giri hands a vaccination card to Linda Simansky, at Union Pharmacy in Newton, Mass. It's a kind of low-tech version of "vaccine passports" that have become the latest pandemic wedge issue. Tovia Smith/NPR hide caption

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As Queen Elizabeth II's husband, Prince Philip was the longest-serving consort in British history. In 2015, he attended the Queen's Speech in the House of Lords at the Palace of Westminster. Alastair Grant/WPA Pool/Getty Images hide caption

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Great Britain's Prince Philip Dies At Age 99

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Workers at Amazon's facility in Bessemer, Ala., held a historic vote on whether to form the company's first warehouse union. Bill Barrow/AP hide caption

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It's A No: Amazon Warehouse Workers Vote Against Unionizing In Historic Election

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