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Marlene Shay's (right) son Adam overdosed on heroin when he was 21 years old. His kidney and pancreas went to Karen Goodwin, a recovering addict herself. Jud Esty-Kendall/StoryCorps hide caption

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After He Died From An Opioid Overdose, She Got A New Chance At Life

When Marlene Shay lost her son Adam to an opioid overdose, his organs went to Karen Goodwin, who was in treatment for drug addiction. If it wasn't for him, Goodwin tells Shay, "I wouldn't be here."

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Capel Bethania Bibio
In 711 A.D. Deantoni Parks
Keep On Alfa Mist
Fruit Stand Onyx Collective

A member of the Syrian Democratic Forces, a group allied with the United States, walks through debris in Raqqa, Syria, formerly the de facto capital of Islamic State. Bulent Kilic/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Pentagon Says It's Staying In Syria, Even Though ISIS Appears Defeated

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Oops, We Lost Your DACA Application

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Scud Books Hudson Mohawke

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The Largest Digital Camera In The World Takes Shape

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After Tomorrow Moses Boyd

It's great when generations get together to pass down family traditions, especially if the little ones might need a little extra time to get on board. Raquel Zaldivar/NPR hide caption

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Mama Stamberg's Cranberry Relish Takes Heat From One Of The Family's Own

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Marlene Shay's (right) son Adam overdosed on heroin when he was 21 years old. His kidney and pancreas went to Karen Goodwin, a recovering addict herself. Jud Esty-Kendall/StoryCorps hide caption

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After He Died From An Opioid Overdose, She Got A New Chance At Life

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Johannes Selbach checks the green speckled Riesling grapes he grows along the Mosel River in Germany. This year Selbach said the harvest was a record month early, which he says is evidence of global warming. Daniella Cheslow for NPR hide caption

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Climate Change Ripens Prospects For German Winemakers

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The Big Sleep: Love Themes Charles Gerhardt
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Leonard Gipson, one of 15 men who say corrupt Chicago police framed them and whose convictions were thrown out, talks to reporters Thursday. Teresa Crawford/AP hide caption

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Chicago Judge Throws Out 15 Convictions On Fears Police Reports Were Dishonest

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