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April 21, 2014 | NPR · More than 200 people remain missing after the ferry capsized last week. One family was told their daughter was dead instead of missing. It turns out authorities had confused her for another girl.
 
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April 21, 2014 | NPR · The U.S. mainland's only Asian-majority congressional district sits in California's Silicon Valley, where two Indian-American candidates are trying to oust Japanese-American Congressman Mike Honda.
 
April 21, 2014 | NPR · Hamid Mir, one of Pakistan's most famous journalists, was shot and wounded by gunmen as he was driving down a busy street in Karachi. It's the second such attack this month on a journalist.
 

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April 20, 2014 | NPR · California farmers produce an enormous proportion of American produce, but the state is now experiencing a record-breaking drought that is being felt throughout the state and the U.S.
 
April 20, 2014 | NPR · It's been a grim Easter Sunday in South Korea as the death toll continues to rise from the ferry disaster that left nearly 300 passengers, many of them high school students, dead or missing.
 
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April 20, 2014 | WBUR · Newlyweds Jessica Kensky and Patrick Downes each lost a leg in the Boston Marathon bombing. Rescue the assistance dog helps fetch keys and push buttons, bringing warmth and joy as the couple recovers.
 

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April 19, 2014 | NPR · The search continues for hundreds of people, mostly students, who were on board a South Korean ferry when it sank this week. Correspondent Anthony Kuhn shares the latest with NPR's Wade Goodwyn.
 

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April 20, 2014 | NPR · Monday is the 2014 Boston Marathon. Security will be tight, and this year's race will be an emotional event that will be about more than who wins.
 

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oil spill

Mar 25, 2014 — The cold weather helped contain the oil. Clean up crews are on the scene and the drinking water has not been affected.
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Mar 24, 2014 — Environmentalists, meanwhile, are worried that the spill happened at the worst possible moment — the peak of birding season.
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Mar 31, 2013 — The pipeline ruptured in the town of Mayflower on Friday, causing the evacuation of 22 homes. Crews have recovered about 4,500 barrels of oil and water, Exxon said Saturday. Officials are also monitoring air quality.
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Jun 21, 2010 — Lee Hill, of NPR's Tell Me More, offers a slide show of images by Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer Ted Jackson depicting very different disasters along the Gulf Coast.
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Jun 17, 2010 — In Pensacola, folks are fatally resigned to the fact there's an oil slick heading their way.
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Jun 15, 2010 — A recent Tell Me More guest sends images from Pascagoula, Miss.
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Jun 15, 2010 — Tell us if you have you been affected by the oil spill.
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Jun 14, 2010 — In our first hour, the future of oil, and reporting on the oil spill.  In our second hour, "Click" and Tift Merritt.
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Jun 13, 2010 — Obama Wants A BP Oil Spill Fund
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Jun 11, 2010 — Public Trusts Media On Oil Spill Over Gov, BP
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