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Sharing And Preserving The Stories Of Our Lives

'I Didn't See The Gun, And I Didn't Hear The Bullet'

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Two Tough Guys Meet Tough Times, And Each Other

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A Small Town's Post Office, And Its 'Squire'

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Capt. Zachariah Fike helped reunite sisters Adeline Rockko (left) and Mary Piccoli with the Purple Heart medal of their late brother, Army Pvt. Corrado Piccoli. Courtesy of Zachariah Fike hide caption

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Sending Vets' Lost Medals, And Memories, Home

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Stories, Old Friends, A Good Time 'Til The End

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Anthony Gonzales graduated on Tuesday from Learning Works charter school in Pasadena, Calif. Learning Works hide caption

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Wil Smith visited StoryCorps with his daughter, Olivia, in Sheffield, Mass. StoryCorps hide caption

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Jose Rodriguez and Charles Zelinsky at StoryCorps in Trenton, N.J. Jose is now a Special Olympics coach — he'll be overseeing games this weekend. StoryCorps hide caption

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Robert Holmes, 67, is a professor at Rutgers University. StoryCorps hide caption

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When Mom Is Right, And Tells Police They're Wrong

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Tyrese Graham teaches science at John Marshall Metropolitan High School in Chicago. StoryCorps hide caption

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Hard Lessons Follow Rocky Start For Chicago Teacher

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Harrison Wright, 88, with his grandson Sean Guess, 36, at StoryCorps in Austin, Texas. StoryCorps hide caption

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The Day Taps Echoed Through Belgium's Hills

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The Dubrow's Cafeteria on Eastern Parkway in New York, circa 1945. Van and Shirley Harris were regulars at the restaurant, along with a colorful cast of characters. Brian Merlis and Eve Lyons hide caption

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A Mother And Son, And 'The Good Side Of Things'

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Vicente Domingo Villa grew up on the ranches of South Texas. StoryCorps hide caption

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Remembering A Grandfather's 'Best Gift'

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