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Janet Guthrie, 80, a retired professional race car driver, poses for a portrait during Legends Day at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Saturday. She is the first woman to qualify and compete in both the Indianapolis 500 and the Daytona 500. Meg Vogel for NPR hide caption

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Listen: Janet Guthrie On Making Indianapolis 500 History

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Krysten Ritter stars in the Netflix series Jessica Jones. Her novel Bonfire was published in 2017. David Giesbrecht/Netflix hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Journalist Ronan Farrow; Actress Krysten Ritter

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Cathy Sprigg (right) with her son, Army Spc. Robert Joseph Allen, at Tampa International Airport in 2010. Allen was headed back to Iraq after being on leave for the birth of his son. Courtesy of Cathy Sprigg hide caption

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'He Had A Very Sad Heart': This Memorial Day, Remembering The Overlooked Heroes

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In a StoryCorps conversation in 2016, Etaine Raphael (left) and Adele Levine reflected on their time as civilian physical therapists working with soldiers who had been severely injured while serving in Iraq and Afghanistan. John White/StoryCorps hide caption

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'If I Only Had A Magic Wand': Reflecting On Years Spent Working With Wounded Soldiers

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From The Archives: Philip Roth Discusses His Writing Process

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Correction To Previous Day's Report On Michigan State Settlement

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Kyle Stephens, Former Family Friend, Reacts To MSU's Larry Nassar Settlement

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Annette Bening plays Irina Arkadina, an aging actress, in a screen adaptation of Anton Chekhov's play The Seagull. Nicole Rivelli/Sony Pictures Classics hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Actress Annette Bening; Comic Tig Notaro

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Texas Community Comes To Terms With Latest School Shooting

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Comedian Amy Hoggart Dishes On The Royal Wedding

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Administration To Ban Funds For Clinics That Discuss Abortion With Patients

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Ginnie and Matt Peters on vacation in February 2011, a few months before he died by suicide. Courtesy of Ginnie Peters hide caption

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'He Was My Everything': A Farmer's Wife Reflects On Her Husband's Suicide

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Why Painting A Black Boy's Nails Isn't 'Going Against His Culture'

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Rita Moreno attends the 90th Annual Academy Awards at Hollywood & Highland Center on March 4 in Hollywood, Calif. Frazer Harrison/Getty Images hide caption

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Rita Moreno To 'My Gente': Be Proud Of Who You Are, And Don't Give Up

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In addition to making music, Tracey Thorn also writes a column for the British publication New Statesman. Edward Bishop/Courtesy of Merge Records hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Singer-Songwriter Tracey Thorn; Chef Lidia Bastianich

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