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Meg Ivatti (right), a manager at HealthSource RI, the state's insurance exchange, works with Dianiri Paulino to help a caller sign up for coverage in 2014. Stephan Savoia/AP hide caption

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For Rhode Island, Interstate Health Insurance Sales Didn't Pan Out

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The first session of the New Hampshire House on Jan. 4, 2017, in Concord. The chamber will soon consider legislation that will likely curtail the financial strength of labor unions. Elise Amendola/AP hide caption

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Labor Unions Appear Set For More State-Level Defeats In 2017

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My family's typical Chinese New Year's Eve included incense, praying to our ancestors and digging into a giant spread of symbolic foods. Chelsea Beck/NPR hide caption

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My Menu For Lunar New Year: Guilt, Confusion, With A Side Of Angst

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Actors Mary Tyler Moore and Ted Knight laugh in a still from The Mary Tyler Moore Show in 1976. 20th Century Fox Television/Fotos International/Getty Images hide caption

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She Turned The World On With Her Smile: Mary Tyler Moore Dies At 80

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The empty stage for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton on election night at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images hide caption

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Democrats Try To Find A Future Post-Obama With Fault Lines Along Economics, Race

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An overlay of a high-resolution photograph of the Women's March shows crowd density. Red areas are the highest density, followed by orange and yellow. In all the photo suggests about 440,000 people attended the march. Digital Design & Imaging Service hide caption

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Politics Aside, Counting Crowds Is Tricky

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Students from Liberty pose for a picture with the university's president, Jerry Falwell, Jr. (center), across the street from Trump Hotel in Washington, D.C. Ari Shapiro/NPR hide caption

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From Lynchburg To D.C., Liberty University Students Travel To Witness History

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Anne Logan Bass, a clinician at Planned Parenthood in Roanoke, Va., fears that misinformation and inaccurate information will make it harder for the nonprofit organization to do its job providing women's health services, including abortions. Ari Shapiro/NPR hide caption

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At A Virginia Planned Parenthood Clinic, Practitioners Worry For Their Patients

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Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani was named a special adviser on cybersecurity by President-elect Donald Trump. This position is likely to benefit his business. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Unclear Role Of Trump's Special Advisers Has Some Concerned

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Yadkin Valley Farm in Yadkin County, N.C., has been in Chuck Wooten Jr.'s family for at least five generations. Ari Shaprio/NPR hide caption

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In Rural N.C., Trump Supporters Eagerly Await A Different Kind Of Change

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Cernan in the Apollo 17 lunar module after one of three moonwalks. NASA hide caption

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Gene Cernan, Last Man To Walk On The Moon, Dies At 82

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Jared Taylor promotes the idea that race is central to innate abilities and national success. He is working to build a United States explicitly for white people. Ariel Zambelich/NPR hide caption

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White Nationalists' Enthusiasm For Trump Cools

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Publisher Simon & Schuster drew strong criticism after signing conservative provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos — seen here holding a press conference about the Pulse nightclub shootings. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Free Speech Advocates, Publishers Wrestle With Questions Of Censorship

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In one of the few photos Anaya has from his time in foster care, he's pictured at age 4 in the backyard of one of his many foster homes. Courtesy of Noel Anaya hide caption

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After 20 Years, Young Man Leaves Foster Care On His Own Terms

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Despite efforts to reduce pedestrian deaths, many cities have become more dangerous for walkers in recent years. Alessandro Scagliusi / EyeEm/Getty Images/EyeEm hide caption

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