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John Sanders, then the acting commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection, attends a news conference on Capitol Hill in 2019 during a surge of migrants at the U.S.-Mexico border, when at least five children died after being detained by federal authorities. Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images hide caption

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Deaths Of Migrant Children Haunt Former Official As Border Surge Increases

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Landlord Stephanie Graves walks to the main office at one of her properties in Houston with a resident. She's going door to door offering to help residents apply for rental assistance money approved by Congress that's just starting to flow to landlords and tenants. Stephanie Graves hide caption

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Landlords Struggling To Stay Afloat See Lifeline In COVID-19 Relief For Renters

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People attend a community rally to raise awareness of anti-Asian violence and racist attitudes, held at Los Angeles Historic Park near the Chinatown district in Los Angeles, Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021. Damian Dovarganes/AP hide caption

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Eight people were killed in shootings at three different spas in Georgia on Tuesday, and a 21-year-old male suspect was in custody, police and local media reported. Elijah Nouvelage /AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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"We are a Commonwealth that believes in moving forward, not being tied down by the mistakes of our past," Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam said in a statement. Steve Helber/AP hide caption

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U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas, seen here on March 2 at a FEMA community vaccination center in Philadelphia, announced Saturday the agency will assist with the influx of migrant children at the U.S. southern border. Mark Makela/Getty Images hide caption

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What's Behind The Increase In Migrant Children At The Southern Border

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After the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol riot, big tech companies accelerated a process of "deplatforming," or removing the right of extremists to use their technology. But the far-right is quickly adjusting to this reality. Tracy J. Lee for NPR hide caption

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Across The Internet, A Game Of Whac-A-Mole Is Underway To Root Out Extremism

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Border Patrol agents apprehend a group of migrants near downtown El Paso, Texas, on Monday. The Department of Homeland Security is struggling to manage a growing number of unaccompanied minors at the border. Justin Hamel/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice talks about business trajectory during his annual State of the State address on Jan. 8, 2020, in Charleston. Justice has a plan that he says will help his state's population "soar." Chris Jackson/AP hide caption

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W.Va. Gov. Wants A Population Boom And A Disney Theme Park. His Plan? Income Tax Cuts

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Author, professor and anti-racism activist Ibram X. Kendi, pictured in Sept. 2019, is one of the co-founders of The Emancipator. The new publication is the result of a partnership between Boston University's Center for Antiracist Research, which Kendi leads, and The Boston Globe newspaper. Michael A. McCoy/The Washington Post via Getty Images hide caption

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Moderna is testing its COVID-19 vaccine in young children; its vaccine is currently authorized for people ages 18 and up. Here, third-grade children attend school this month in Berlin, as classes were allowed to meet in person at 50% capacity. Sean Gallup/Getty Images hide caption

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A majority of U.S. colleges have canceled spring break, in an attempt to curb student travel. But the rise of online classes means students can now attend college from anywhere, including Miami Beach. Elissa Nadworny/NPR hide caption

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Justice, Justice Thou Shalt Pursue: A Life's Work Fighting for a More Perfect Union, by Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Amanda Tyler University of California Press hide caption

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'Justice, Justice Thou Shalt Pursue' Offers Look At Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Early Work

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Aedes scapularis mosquitoes can carry yellow fever and are well-established in two South Florida counties. Lawrence Reeves, UF/IFAS hide caption

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Scientists Find New Invasive Mosquito Species In Florida

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