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A sign points toward the women's section of the Huntington Beach jail. The National Council for Incarcerated and Formerly Incarcerated Women and Girls is appealing to President Biden to grant clemency to 100 women during his first 100 days in office. Jeff Gritchen/Orange County Register via Getty Images hide caption

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#FreeHer Campaign Wants Clemency For 100 Women In Biden's First 100 Days

A national council of current and formerly incarcerated women wants the president to grant 100 women clemency by April 30. There's a backlog of 14,000 petitions for commutations or pardons.

The relief money that's going toward Mississippi child care will serve 80% of children who qualify for support, up from 28%, says Carol Burnett, head of the Mississippi Low-Income Child Care Initiative. MHJ/Getty Images hide caption

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Relief Money Could More Than Double Support For Child Care Needs In Mississippi

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Here Comes the Sun Steve Petrunak
Summer Running Marc Johnson
Urban Driftwood (feat. Amadou Kouyate) Yasmin Williams

A sign points toward the women's section of the Huntington Beach jail. The National Council for Incarcerated and Formerly Incarcerated Women and Girls is appealing to President Biden to grant clemency to 100 women during his first 100 days in office. Jeff Gritchen/Orange County Register via Getty Images hide caption

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#FreeHer Campaign Wants Clemency For 100 Women In Biden's First 100 Days

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Skating in Central Park Bill Evans & Jim Hall
Any Day The Sea and Cake
Solid Yasper
Tunnels Blue Wednesday & Yasper
Other Minds Ryan Dugre
Wild Common Ryan Dugre

Jan. 19, 2017: Douma — A young girl blows bubbles. Bassam Khabieh/Reuters hide caption

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Blowing Bubbles And Running From Bombs: The Reality Of War For The Children Of Syria

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Missing You Slowdive
Circles Mac Miller

Grace Potter's Daylight was a nominee for Best Rock Album in this year's 63rd annual Grammy Awards. Pamela Neal/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Grace Potter On 'Daylight' And Grammy Nominations: 'I Do Belong Here'

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Love Is Love Grace Potter
Oasis Grace Potter & the Nocturnals

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