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Former state Sens. Dale Schultz, at podium, and Tim Cullen discuss gerrymandering in Wisconsin. Ailsa Chang/NPR hide caption

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Renewed Calls For Patriotism Over Politics When Drawing District Lines

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Russia Continues To Use Social Media To Influence Public Opinion In The U.S.

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As in the rest of the country, growers in heavily agricultural northern Michigan rely overwhelmingly on migrant laborers to work the fields and orchards. Most of the pickers are from Mexico. Growers say it's just about impossible to find Americans to do this work. Melissa Block/NPR hide caption

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'They're Scared': Immigration Fears Exacerbate Migrant Farmworker Shortage

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Carmen Rivera (at left in the orange dress) sits on a cot at the Cataño shelter. She suffers from severe asthma and knee pain and has had to be rushed by ambulance to the hospital for asthma treatment twice since the hurricane. She says she feels forgotten by authorities. Greg Allen/NPR hide caption

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Desperation In Puerto Rican Town Where 60 Percent Are Now Homeless

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Sen. John McCain Says He Wants A Bipartisan Effort To Overhaul Health Care

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State officials, including New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, could play a powerful role, especially if the White House takes steps to thwart the Russia investigation. Seth Wenig/AP hide caption

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How States Are Banding Together To Take On Trump

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WBUR reporter Martha Bebinger (right) walks with Kristin, a drug user who says she has been repeatedly sexually assaulted while high on drugs. Jesse Costa/WBUR hide caption

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Women With Opioid Addiction Live With Daily Fear Of Assault, Rape

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Kathy Niakan, a developmental biologist at the Francis Crick Institute in London, used the CRISPR gene editing technique to find out how a gene affects the growth of human embryos. Courtesy of The Francis Crick Institute hide caption

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Editing Embryo DNA Yields Clues About Early Human Development

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In Chicago, More Often Than Any U.S. City, Shooters are Teens

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Health insurance company Oscar has started its own ad campaign for the Affordable Care Act. These enrollment dates apply to New York state; the dates to enroll in federally run exchanges are Nov. 1 to Dec. 15. Oscar Health hide caption

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As Federal Government Cuts Obamacare Ads, Private Insurer Steps Up

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Lulabelle Berry surveys the 600 acres she and her husband, Jimmy, own in the Ozarks near Mountain View, Ark. Berry walks laps on her porch to aid her recovery from a stroke. She says she's grateful for the drug that saved her life. "It's been a good life," she says. Sarah Jane Tribble for Kaiser Health News hide caption

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Rural Hospitals Struggle To Stock Expensive Drugs That Could Save Lives

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Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey, who plans to sue Equifax, called the breach "the most brazen failure to protect consumer data we have ever seen." bernie_photo/iStock hide caption

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After Equifax Hack, Consumers Are On Their Own. Here Are 6 Tips To Protect Your Data

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Houses in the Florida Keys damaged by Hurricane Irma are seen from a Coast Guard flight Monday. Matt McClain/AP hide caption

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After Heavy Damage, Florida Keys Residents Anxiously Wait To Return Home

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Melissa Gumbs' flag survived Hurricane Irma and now hangs from a tree amid the storm debris. Courtesy of Melissa Gumbs hide caption

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St. Martin Struggles To Recover After Irma Wreaked Havoc In The Caribbean

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People in Miami lined up to get gas during preparations for Hurricane Irma on Friday. Michele Eve Sandberg /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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As Hurricane Irma Nears, Gasoline Is In Short Supply For Floridians

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