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Picture This

2 cousins celebrate their childhood neighborhood in 'Dream Street'

Meet Mr. Sidney, who's always sharply dressed. Belle, who catches butterflies in jar. And the Hat Lady, Ms. Sarah. They're just some of the residents of Dream Street, the best street in the world.

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Shots - Health News

Don't let omicron crash your holiday gathering. Here's how to keep your family safe

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Don't let omicron crash your holiday gathering. Here's how to keep your family safe

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Detail of the fabric used on his feet by Marcos Antonio Costa, 27, to climb açaí palm trees to pick its berries in the rainforest near Melgaco, southwest of Marajo Island, state of Para, Brazil, on June 6, 2020. Tarso Sarraf/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Opinion: Do you know who's picking your açaí berries?

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Books

Here are some of NPR's favorite scary reads of 2021

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Here are some of NPR's favorite scary reads of 2021

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