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A father passes along the joy of beatboxing to his daughter

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For the first openly gay Methodist bishop, Christianity continued to be her calling

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Colorado couple rebuilds after losing everything to a wildfire

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2 sisters remember who gave them the love they were missing in foster care

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A mother is called to work as a doula after her first child died shortly after birth

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Blues legend Sugar Pie DeSanto reflects on decades of being on stage

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Founder of the country's first scuba club for Black divers has trained thousands

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A family settled in Philadelphia in the '60s — the only Asians in the neighborhood

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A mother and son remember a frightening accident and the resulting kindness

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'The wolf was his best friend,' a son remembers his father who served in WWII

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Ministering to death row: An unlikely friendship based on a shared calling

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How baseball turned two strangers — a coach and a player — into family

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2 friends in Alaska discuss losing so many people to suicide

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A tiny gift shop in Maine became a refuge for LGBTQ people

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Recalling a Puerto Rican nationalist who took part in 1954's shooting at U.S. Capitol

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Diagnosed with terminal cancer, dad dies shortly after a StoryCorps visit

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The first lesbian couple married in Missouri talk about their love story

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A father and a doctor reflect on the life of a teenager cut short by cancer

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Man helping LGBTQ youth remembers how hard it was to come out as gay to his parents

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A mother and daughter in San Antonio, Texas, talk about the end of life

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Artist, who grew up in foster care, says try to be happy. The longest life is short

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