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Analysts have noted that dividing districts based on eligible voters rather than total population would tend to shift representative power to localities with fewer children and fewer immigrants.
Perhaps no one did more to show us the human toll of the Great Depression than Lange, who was born on this day in 1895. Her photos of farm workers and others have become iconic of the era.
In this Vermont kindergarten, every Monday is "Forest Monday" a day that gets students out of the classroom and into nature.
The thieves used the data to file fraudulent tax returns. The IRS commissioner said less than $50 million had been successfully claimed from the agency.
Over 800 years before tea was known in the West, a Chinese master penned the The Classic of Tea. In it, he blends the practical with the spiritual and emphasizes rituals from cultivation to drinking.
The tropical virus has killed a man who returned to New Jersey from Liberia this month. But chances that he could have spread the disease are remote.
Flooding has disrupted life for many in the Lone Star State. Kellie Moore was at her bakery in Austin yesterday when the water levels began to rise.
"It was crazy," Moore told Kai Ryssdal. "I looked in the back room and I noticed that water was coming through the building ... [I] was trying to sop it up, but then it started coming into the kitchen and into the front of our showroom, and there was no way to stop the water."
Press the play button above to hear more of Kellie's story.
This story comes as, I guess you might say, a mea culpa for the aspersions I cast on millennials the other day.
Maybe this'll ring a bell:
I'm sharing this so I can tell you about what I saw on Buzzfeed today.
There's an extension for Chrome that will replace the word "millennials," wherever it pops up on line, with the words "snake people."