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Children's Health

What to know about keeping children safe — and warm — in the car during the winter

A bulky winter coat underneath a car seat can pose dangers for children. Ahead of winter storms on the East Coast, here are some tips for optimal car safety.

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Many states have introduced tablets into prisons, allowing users to do things like listen to music and send messages. Several incarcerated people told NPR that while the devices aren't perfect, the ability to stream music has been a game-changer. Sarah Gonzales for NPR hide caption

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People in prison explain what music means to them — and how they access it

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People in prison explain what music means to them — and how they access it

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Smoke rises from a destroyed apartment following a large explosion in a southern suburb of Beirut on Tuesday. The TV station of Lebanon's Hezbollah group says top Hamas official Saleh Arouri was killed Tuesday in an explosion in a southern Beirut suburb. Hussein Malla/AP hide caption

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Middle East crisis — explained

A Hamas leader is killed in an explosion in Beirut

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A Hamas leader is killed in an explosion in Beirut

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In campaign events, President Biden is expected to push back against extremism and political violence. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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Biden campaign running 'like the fate of our democracy depends on it'

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For children, a bulky coat and a car seat can be a dangerous pairing. Pavlina Popovska/Getty Images hide caption

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What to know about keeping children safe — and warm — in the car during the winter

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Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas, center, arrives at the U.S. Capitol on Dec. 17 for negotiations on a border security deal. Mark Schiefelbein/AP hide caption

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As GOP moves to impeach Mayorkas, he urges Congress to fix a broken immigration system

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