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New Podcast 'The Double Shift' Explores What It Means To Be A Working Mom

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"The Burial Of Kojo" takes place in Ghana, using a cast and crew made up almost entirely of locals. Above, Cynthia Dakwa, who plays the role of "Esi," and Joseph Otsiman, who plays "Kojo." Ofoe Amegavie/Ofoe Amegavie hide caption

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Fantasy Collides With African Culture In Blitz The Ambassador's 'Burial Of Kojo'

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Like most American ski areas, Mammoth Mountain Ski Area operates on U.S. Forest Service land thanks to a federal lease. Shrinking federal budgets to maintain recreational access to public lands mean locals have to be creative to keep trails open and safe. Kirk Siegler/NPR hide caption

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On Public Lands, Visitors Surge While Federal Management Funds Decline

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In Abby's, Natalie Morales plays the titular bartender — whose establishment is run out of her own backyard. Ron Batzdorff/NBC hide caption

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Behind The Bar With Natalie Morales, The Abby Of NBC Sitcom 'Abby's'

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Director Alison Klayman Discusses 'The Brink', Her Reasons For Profiling Steve Bannon

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Nora McInerny On 'No Happy Endings'

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How Katie Sowers Became The Second Woman To Coach Full-Time In The NFL

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The sea squirt Ascidia sydneiensis, a tubelike animal that squirts water out of its body when alarmed, is one of 48 additional nonnative marine species in the Galapagos Islands documented in a newly published study. Previously, researchers knew of only five. Courtesy of Jim Carlton hide caption

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Dozens Of Nonnative Marine Species Have Invaded The Galapagos Islands

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Henry, a border collie with the Canadian Avalanche Rescue Dog Association, flies with his handler over ski slopes in the Canadian Rockies. He is one of six dogs profiled in the IMAX film Superpower Dogs. Cosmic Picture Limited hide caption

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It's A Bird! It's A Plane! It's ... A Dog Dangling From A Helicopter?!

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Sparkle Unicorns And Fart Ninjas: What Parents Can Do About Gendered Toys

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A 20-minute nap refreshes. Just don't sleep in so long on Sunday morning that you find it hard to fall asleep Sunday night. Klaus Vedfelt/Getty Images hide caption

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Nappuccinos To Weekend Z's: Strategize To Catch Up On Lost Sleep

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The Handmaid's Tale, starring Elisabeth Moss, coincided with a spike in new subscribers to Hulu, one of an increasing number of video streaming platforms. George Kraychyk/Hulu hide caption

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Too Much Video Streaming To Choose From? It's Only Going To Get Worse

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Delbanco Writes About Americans' Complicity With Slavery In His Latest Book

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