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'The Ravenmaster' Is Definitely (There) For The Birds

Legend says that if the ravens ever leave the Tower of London, England will fall. Luckily, ravenmaster Chris Skaife is there to care for them, and he's got a new book about these extraordinary birds.

Protesters who oppose U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement demonstrated before the freeholder meeting in Hudson County, N.J., last week. Matt Katz/WNYC hide caption

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County Officials Shutting ICE Out Of Local Jails

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Lake Powell stores water from the Colorado River and straddles the Arizona-Utah border. It is currently storing less than half of its capacity. Luke Runyon/KUNC hide caption

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When In Drought: States Take On Urgent Negotiations To Avoid Colorado River Crisis

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'The Ravenmaster' Is Definitely (There) For The Birds

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Vijay Gupta is a violinist for the Los Angeles Philharmonic whose life's work has been to make music accessible to all. That passion caught the attention of others and this year he was awarded a MacArthur Foundation Fellowship. Roman Cho/Courtesy of the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation hide caption

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MacArthur Fellow Vijay Gupta On Making Music Accessible For All

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Indian officials may need to try Calvin Klein's Obsession in order to lure a man-killing tiger. (The tigers pictured are not the exact ones mentioned in this story.) PA Images via Getty Images hide caption

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Calvin Klein's Obsession Could Be The Trick To Catching A Tiger

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