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Share Your Thoughts On Masculinity

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NPR’s Morning Edition is working on a series of stories surrounding masculinity, and we’d like to hear from you.

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Schiff On The Latest Developments In The Russia Probe

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NPR’s Ari Shapiro speaks with Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., chair of the House Intelligence Committee, about the continuing investigation on the Hill about Russian interference in the 2016 election.

Wrongfully Convicted And Jailed 38 Years, Fred Clay Gets $1 Million Payout

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At age 17, Fred Clay was sentenced to life in prison without parole. His conviction was thrown out nearly four decades later.

“It is a great day for justice and it is a great day for Mr. Clay,” said attorney Jeffrey Harris. The payout is the highest amount allowed under a revised state law on regarding wrongful conviction.

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With Unfilled Jobs, Businesses Push Rural Residents Toward College

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Left: Michaela Boggess, 17, hopes to study industrial engineering at the University of Tennessee. Right: Jordan Munck, 18, will probably attend a nearby community college for two years before deciding what to do next.

Rural Americans are less likely to go to college than their urban counterparts. Businesses desperate to fill jobs with skilled workers are helping to change this.

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Puppy With Upward-Facing Paws Recovering After ‘Complicated’ Surgery

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In this Jan. 9 photo, Dr. Erik Clary of Oklahoma State University holds a puppy named Milo, born with his front paws facing up instead of down and unable to walk.The dog is recovering after surgery.

Milo was born with his front paws facing upward, but veterinarians are optimistic they have corrected the dog’s “very rare” condition. For now, he’s sporting an orange front body cast.

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Should Young Americans Be Required To Do Public Service? Federal Panel Says Maybe

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A federal panel says it is considering how the nation could implement a universal service program, and whether it should be mandatory or optional.

The Rams And The Patriots Will Face Off For Super Bowl LIII

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Los Angeles Rams head coach Sean McVay celebrates with Greg Zuerlein after a game-winning field goal during overtime of the NFL

The Los Angeles Rams and the New England Patriots both needed overtime in their conference games to reach the Super Bowl, where they’ll meet for the first time in 17 years.

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After Days Of Silence, Court Says Detained Iranian-American Is Testifying

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American-born news anchor Marzieh Hashemi sits in a studio in Tehran where she works for Iran

Marizeh Hashemi, a TV anchor in Iran, was arrested Sunday in the U.S. and is testifying before a grand jury in Washington. This is the first time U.S. authorities have commented on her case.

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Arizona Is Buying Back Its Capitol Buildings

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During the Great Recession, the state sold its capitol and other buildings in a sale-lease-back deal to raise money. Nearly a decade later, the state has a plan to reclaim the buildings.

Los Angeles Teachers Are Moving Forward With A Strike

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Educators march in downtown Los Angeles on Dec. 15. Negotiations between United Teachers Los Angeles and the LA Unified School District started in early 2017.

Teachers in LA, the second largest school district in the country, are expected to go on strike Monday morning. Union members there have been working without a contract for more than a year.

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