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This next NASA mission to an asteroid is seriously metal

A NASA mission called Psyche is about to launch on a mission out to an unusual asteroid that's scientists believe is largely composed of metal.

The Museo de Arte in Puerto Rico is one of 64 art museums receiving grants as part of a new initiative called "Access for All" funded by Alice Walton's Art Bridges foundation. Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico hide caption

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Walmart heir wants museums to attract more people and donates $40 million to help

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This next NASA mission to an asteroid is seriously metal

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Ben Norris, 65, used to live on the streets. Now he's taking part in a pilot project in Oregon that uses Medicaid funds to pay for housing and rent for people who are homeless or in danger of becoming so. Celeste Noche for NPR hide caption

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Can states ease homelessness by tapping Medicaid funding? Oregon is betting on it

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South Carolina redistricting case could add Democratic House seats

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Breaking down the TikTok hype behind this preppy Dallas boutique for tweens

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Ido Dan, an uncle to three children feared abducted by Hamas and taken to Gaza, stands for a portrait with his twin daughters. The remnants of their sixth birthday party, which took place the same day as the incursion, are still around the house. Tanya Habjouqa/NOOR for NPR hide caption

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Families of hostages taken by Hamas militants are desperate amid threats of execution

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Rep. George Santos, R-N.Y., leaves a House GOP conference meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington, Jan. 25, 2023. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption

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Embattled N.Y. Republican Congressman George Santos faces 10 new felony charges

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