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No Move To Tighten Building Codes As Hurricane Season Starts In Florida

Last year, Hurricane Michael shredded thousands of houses in Panama City, Fla., and surrounding areas that have long had some of Florida's weakest building codes.

Little Princess Tim Sparks
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People of different faiths wear the Jewish kippah during a demonstration against anti-Semitism in Germany in April. Jens Meyer/AP hide caption

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Opinion: To Fight Anti-Semitism, German Tabloid Prints Cutout Kippah

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Laura Johnny Hallyday
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Juan Fierro García runs a migrant shelter in Juárez, Mexico, that houses asylum-seekers. Here, he joins in prayer with migrants from Central America, Cuba and Africa. Lorne Matalon for NPR hide caption

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Thousands Wait In Juárez, Mexico, For A Chance At Sanctuary In The U.S.

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Mounira Madison is the program director of Makespace, a Muslim community center in Virginia. She converted to Islam in 2016 and helps other converts with their transitions. Madina Mojadidi /Photo Courtesy of Mounira Madison hide caption

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I'm Converting: My First Ramadan

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Swale Wooden Heart

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These Tiny Desk Contestants Extend Compassion 'To Honor This Heartbreak' Of Addiction

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Fear of Flying The Album Leaf
Descent The Album Leaf
Nooks and Crannies Antonio Sanchez

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No Move To Tighten Building Codes As Hurricane Season Starts In Florida

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Shelter The Newno2
Levon Elton John

Leon Redbone performs on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson on April 24, 1991. NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images hide caption

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Leon Redbone, An Unusual Singer From A Bygone Era, Has Died

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The End The Beatles
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I Want You (She's So Heavy) The Beatles
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