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What the leaked Jan. 6 recordings say about democracy right now

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Movie theater owners are optimistic about an industry return at this year's CinemaCon

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The Lauderdale County Sheriff's Office said Saturday that Assistant Director of Corrections Vicki White disappeared while escorting an inmate being held on capital murder charges. The inmate is also missing. Lauderdale County Sheriff's Office via AP hide caption

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California wildlife get their own highway crossing

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Title 42 was meant to slow COVID at the border. It's being used to manage migration

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May Day demonstrators march through downtown Los Angeles last year. Thousands of people took to the streets across the nation that May 1 in rallies calling for immigration reform, workers' rights and police accountability. Ringo H.W. Chiu/AP hide caption

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The University of Southern California has settled lawsuits with 80 former students, mostly gay and bisexual men, who accuse a male former school doctor of sexual misconduct. The agreement for an undisclosed sum follows settlements by the Los Angeles school to pay more than $1 billion to thousands of women who say they were sexually abused by another male doctor at the student health center. Richard Vogel/AP hide caption

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J.R. Chester, an advocate with the Texas Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy, says she hopes the state's updated sex education curriculum will lead to more open conversation between parents and kids. Keren Carrión/KERA hide caption

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Texas got a sex ed update, but students and educators say there's still a lot missing

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Shinese Harlins-Kilgore, cousin of Latasha Harlins and CEO of the Latasha Harlins Foundation, receives a hug from Lora King, daughter of Rodney King and CEO of the Rodney King Foundation, during the 30th anniversary of the Rodney King Civil Unrest HOPE Community Bus Tour Press conference in Los Angeles. Latasha, 15, was fatally shot in a liquor store. Gabriella Angotti-Jones/for NPR hide caption

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The LA Riots, 30 years later

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U.S. supports efforts to prosecute Russians for alleged war crimes, including at ICC

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Encore: Why you feel so guilty when you're not working

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