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Ben Haggerty, a.k.a. Macklemore, and Jamila Woods collaborated on the song "White Privilege II." Ariel Zambelich/NPR hide caption

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'This Song Is Uncomfortable': Macklemore And Jamila Woods On 'White Privilege'

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Cuba's cars are impossible to ignore. It's like seeing a celebrity and trying not to stare. David Gilkey/NPR hide caption

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'Car Talk' In Cuba: How Those Classic American Cars Survived The Embargo

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Supporters of same-sex civil union gathered last Saturday in central Rome. Italy is the only major Western European country that has not legalized same-sex marriage or civil unions. The Senate plans to take up the question of civil unions on Thursday. Alberto Pizzoli/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A Holdout In Western Europe, Italy Prepares To Decide On Civil Unions

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The Aedes aegypti mosquito is one of two types thought to be capable of carrying and transmitting the Zika virus. Nelson Almeida/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Big Zika Virus Outbreak Unlikely In The U.S., Officials Say

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(Top, left) In an exercise designed to open up the conversation between veterans and teenagers, Navy veteran Jamal McPherson waits for others to ask him questions. (Top, right) Veteran Mikhail Dasovich, who served as a Marine in Sangin in Afghanistan, shares his tattoos with participants. (Bottom) Bocanegra speaks at the start of the day's program. Alyssa Schukar for NPR hide caption

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Chicago Teens And Combat Veterans Join Forces To Process Trauma

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Katerina Maylock teaches a college test preparation class at Holton Arms School in Bethesda, Md. The current version of the SAT college entrance exam is having its final run, when thousands of students nationwide will sit, squirm or stress through the nearly four-hour reading, writing and math test. A new revamped version debuts in March. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

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A History Of The SAT In 4 Questions

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Hillary Clinton stands for a portrait in San Antonio. Ariel Zambelich/NPR hide caption

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'Top Secret' Email Revelation Changes 'Nothing,' Clinton Says

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A young immigration activist holds a sign reading "It's in your hands Mr. President" during a rally calling on President Obama to suspend deportations in 2013. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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Supreme Court To Review If Obama Immigration Actions Were 'Faithfully Executed'

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Amy Thomson holds 2-month-old Isla in Seattle Children's Hospital in early 2014. When the Thomson family learned Isla's heart was failing, they took an air ambulance from Butte, Mont., to Seattle to get medical care. Courtesy of the Thomson family hide caption

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Lifesaving Flights Can Come With Life-Changing Bills

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Place A Bet On Your Weight-Loss Goal, And You May Win Twice

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President Obama gives his State of the Union address in Washington on Tuesday. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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Adding 'Beauty And Joy' To Obama's Push For Computer Science Teaching

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A South Korean soldier stands next to loudspeakers near the border with North Korea on Jan. 8. South Korea responded to the North's latest nuclear test by resuming the broadcasts that include news, criticism of the North Korean regime and pop music. Lim Tae-hoon/AP hide caption

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Responding To Nuclear Test, S. Korea Cranks Up The K-Pop

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Part of the main street in Hilo, Hawaii, was flattened by a tsunami in April 1946. That big wave was triggered by a quake near the Aleutian Islands, where the edges of two tectonic plates continue to collide. Bettmann/Corbis hide caption

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Aleutian Quake Zone Could Shoot Big Tsunamis To Hawaii, California

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David Bowie performing with Tin Machine guitarist Reeves Gabrels in 1991. Kevin.Mazur/WireImage/Getty Images hide caption

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A Guitarist Remembers: David Bowie Just Wanted A Good Laugh

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