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  1. First Step To 'Eco-Grieving' Over Climate Change? Admit There's A ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | National Public Radio

    Just thinking about the impacts of a shifting climate is making some people feel anxious and overwhelmed. A support group in Utah is helping people cope, and the idea has drawn interest in other states.

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  2. Sisters Find Home In Utah After Somali Civil War Made Them RefugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | National Public Radio

    Annie Johnson and her daughters Fatuma Abdullahi, 14, and Maryan Osman 15. Fatuma and Maryan were refugees from Somalia's civil war, but found a family and new life with Johnson, their dad Randall, and their little brother Roscoe. StoryCorps hide caption Annie Johnson and her daughters Fatuma Abdullahi, 14, and Maryan Osman 15. Fatuma and Maryan were refugees from Somalia's civil war, but found a family and new life with Johnson, their dad Randall, and their little brother Roscoe.

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  3. Common Blood Tests Can Help Predict Chronic Disease RiskRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | National Public Radio

    By combining results of common blood tests, the researchers were able to come up with a way to predict risk of diabetes and other chronic diseases. Martynasfoto/Getty Images/iStockphoto hide caption By combining results of common blood tests, the researchers were able to come up with a way to predict risk of diabetes and other chronic diseases.

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  4. March Gladness: A Northwestern Fan Celebrates The Team's First NCAA BidRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2017 | National Public Radio

    Northwestern head coach Chris Collins, center, and players at an NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament Selection Show watch party on Mar. 12, 2017. Nam Y. Huh/AP hide caption Northwestern head coach Chris Collins, center, and players at an NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament Selection Show watch party on Mar. 12, 2017.

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  5. How Does A Nepalese Sherpa Carry So Much Weight?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 | National Public Radio

    Trekking season begins this month in the Himalayas, and visitors are sure to experience a common - if jaw-dropping - sight: local porters carrying towering loads on their backs, often supported by a strap over their foreheads. Their packs are sometimes heavier than their bodies, says Norman Heglund, a muscle physiologist of Belgium's University de Louvain.

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  6. Chaffetz's Support Of Trump Brings Boos and Jeers At Utah Town HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | National Public Radio

    Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, is jeered during a town hall meeting Thursday night in the suburbs of Salt Lake City. Julia Ritchey/KUER 90.1 hide caption Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, is jeered during a town hall meeting Thursday night in the suburbs of Salt Lake City.

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  7. 1st Trial Over Nevada Standoff Begins For Cliven Bundy FollowersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | National Public Radio

    Supporters of rancher Cliven Bundy camp near his ranch on in Bunkerville, Nev., in April 2014. Bundy and the Bureau of Land Management have been locked in a decades-long dispute after Bundy stopped paying grazing fees, which led to an armed standoff against the U.S. government in 2014.

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  8. Abortion-Rights Opponents Energized By New AdministrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2017 | National Public Radio

    Abortion-rights opponents marched in Washington, D.C. in what they call the March for Life. The annual event got a boost this year from the attendance of Vice President Mike Pence.

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  9. Demonstrators Descend On D.C., Calling For End To Legal AbortionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | National Public Radio

    People gathered for Friday's rally in Washington, D.C., held up signs, many featuring verses from the Bible. Sarah McCammon hide caption Just one week after President Trump's inauguration at the Capitol and six days after the Women's March on Washington, abortion-rights opponents are raising their voice in the nation's capital.

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  10. Maybe Teaching Special Ed Doesn't Have To Be So HardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | National Public Radio

    Stephanie Johnson works with a student at the Renaissance Academy, a charter school in Lehi, Utah. Dan Krauss for NPR hide caption She was in her third year teaching special education at a junior high school in Lindon, Utah, about 40 minutes south of Salt Lake City.

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  11. U.S. Kids Far Less Likely To Out-Earn Their Parents, As Inequality GrowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | National Public Radio

    Only 50 percent of kids born in the 1980s are earning more than their parents, according to a new study that puts most of the blame on the narrow distribution of economic gains. The widening gap between rich and poor Americans has pushed the chances of children earning more money than their parents down to around 50 percent, economic researchers say.

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  12. Once Trump's Loudest GOP Critic, Mitt Romney Set To Meet President-ElectRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2016 | National Public Radio

    Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney argues against Donald Trump's nomination as the GOP presidential candidate on March 3 in Salt Lake City, Utah. The president-elect will meet with 2012 GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney in Bedminster, N.J. on Saturday, according to Trump transition office and RNC spokesman Sean Spicer.

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  13. SubRosa Condemns Mormon Church's LGBTQ Policy In Powerful VideoRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2016 | National Public Radio

    "I don't want to make my own family upset on purpose, of course, but the band still felt it was very important for us to do this," Rebecca Vernon says of SubRosa's "Troubled Cells" video. At first, the concluding song on SubRosa 's For This We Fought The Battle of Ages feels like the haunting denouement to an arc largely inspired by Yevgeny Zamyatin's 1921 dystopian novel We .

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  14. Google Fiber Won't Accept Any New Cities For Its Superfast Internet NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | National Public Radio

    A Google broadband technician installs a fiber-optic network at a home of one of the early Google Fiber customers in Kansas City, Kan., in 2012. Julie Denesha/Bloomberg/Getty Images hide caption A Google broadband technician installs a fiber-optic network at a home of one of the early Google Fiber customers in Kansas City, Kan., in 2012.

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  15. Zika Mystery: How Did A 73-Year-Old Man Infect His Son?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | National Public Radio

    A strain of the Zika virus is stained green in this image from a transmission electron microscope. The virus sample came from a microcephaly case in Brazil.

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  16. New York Fertility Doctor Says He Created Baby With 3 Genetic ParentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2016 | National Public Radio

    A doctor who treats infertility in New York City says he has helped a couple have the first baby purposefully created with DNA from three different adults. John Zhang of the New Hope Fertility Center in Manhattan traveled to Mexico earlier this year to perform a procedure for a couple from Jordan that enabled them to have the baby in May, according to a clinic spokesman.

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  17. Western U.S. Saw An Amazing Light Show Last Night, Courtesy Of ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | National Public Radio

    Maybe it was a meteor? Or space junk? People on the West Coast weren't sure what the bright object was that streaked across the sky last night - but they knew it was spectacular. Now comes word that the object - which separated into bright fragments - was a stage of China's large new rocket.

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  18. Viking's Choice: SubRosa, 'Wound Of The Warden'Read the original story

    Jul 11, 2016 | National Public Radio

    SubRosa 's music is a ravaging deluge of the heart. The Salt Lake City metal band draws no line between beauty and doom, as crushing riffs and a sweeping duo of violins weave in and out of guitarist Rebecca Vernon's thoughtful meditations on love and death.

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