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Kansas Teen Set To Graduate High School And Finish Harvard Degree

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Stolen Calculators, A Search Warrant And 2 Varying Memories Of What Happened

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Braxton Moral is scheduled to receive a high school diploma from Ulysses High School and a bachelor's degree from Harvard. "It's not as hard as you think; it's just an efficient use of time," he says. Courtesy of Julie Moral hide caption

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A selection of NPR's memorable visual stories includes reporting at the U.S. and Mexico border, how birds-to-be get oxygen, a revival of a drag festival, looking into the the history of "This Little Light of Mine," tracking which suburban congressional districts that Democrats turned from red to blue and melodic drumming. Claire Harbage, Skunk Bear, Mengwen Cao for NPR, Angela Hsieh, Sean McMinn and Jazz Night In America/NPR hide caption

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A church near the school was destroyed during the fight to oust ISIS from Raqqa, Syria. Ruth Sherlock/NPR hide caption

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Determined To Seek An Education, Teenagers In Raqqa, Syria, Create Their Own School

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Fresh Starts: Tales Of Renewal For A New Year

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Small Modular Houses May Offer Alternatives To Older Adults

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Micah Swimmer oversees a class of Eastern Band Cherokee language learners at the New Kituwah Academy in Cherokee, N.C. Behind him, a bulletin board displays the names of the few remaining fluent speakers of his Cherokee dialect. Liz Schlemmer/WUNC hide caption

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To Save Their Endangered Language, 2 Cherokee Brothers Learn As They Teach

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A Snake, A Sandwich And A Glass Eye: Teachers Share Memorable Gifts From Students

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