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Choosing Between Squalor Or The Street: Housing Without Government Aid

Millions of Americans struggle to afford their rent and most don't get any help at all. In Dallas, the city and a prominent landlord are the latest moving pieces in this problem.Allison V. Smith for KERAhide caption

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Choosing Between Squalor Or The Street: Housing Without Government Aid

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U.S. Vetoes U.N. Security Council Resolution Voiding Trump's Jerusalem Move

U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley speaks during a Security Council meeting on Monday. The Council voted on a resolution that expressed "deep regret at recent decisions concerning the status of Jerusalem," without mentioning the U.S. by name.Kena Betancur/AFP/Getty Imageshide caption

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Federal Judge Kozinski Retires Following Sexual Harassment Allegations

Judge Alex Kozinski of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals announced his immediate retirement Monday. Fifteen 15 women have alleged that Kozinkisi engaged in inappropriate sexual conduct.Paul Sakuma/APhide caption

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Amtrak Train Derails On Overpass In Washington, Causing 'Multiple Fatalities'

An Amtrak train derailed south of Seattle and fell partly onto Interstate 5, where authorities initially reported "injuries and casualties."Washington State Patrol via APhide caption

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Twitter Says It Will Ban Threatening Accounts, Starting Today

Twitter's official account on a smartphone. The platform has announced it will enforce a new set of rules aiming to curb abuse and harassment.Damien Meyer/AFP/Getty Imageshide caption

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Why Trump Continues To Forge An Unlikely Bond With Religious Conservatives

President Trump has won over religious conservatives with promises of Supreme Court nominees, hard-line support for Israel and a host of other items.Orlando Sentinel/TNS via Getty Imageshide caption

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Trump Outlines His Blueprint For Military And Foreign Policy

President Trump discusses his national security strategy in a speech on Monday. Trump's strategy is built around four pillars: protecting the homeland; promoting prosperity; peace through strength; and advancing American influence.Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Imageshide caption

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As Temperatures Fall, No Halt To Evictions Across Most Of The Country

Christine Thompson lives in Milwaukee with her children ages 7 and 3. They have been served a "Notice to Vacate" by their landlord for not paying rent. In Wisconsin, and most other areas of the country, landlords may evict tenants during any time of the year, including during the winter.Coburn Dukehart for NPRhide caption

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As Temperatures Fall, No Halt To Evictions Across Most Of The Country

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Power Restored At Atlanta's Airport, Travelers' Plans In Disarray

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For Alaskan Coastal Village Residents, Erosion Hits Home

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Feel In Danger On A Date? These Apps Could Help You Stay Safe
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Feel In Danger On A Date? These Apps Could Help You Stay Safe

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Airport Power Restored In Atlanta But Thousands Are Stranded

Passengers wait after the lights went out at Hartfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport on Sunday. Many travelers were stuck in grounded planes for hours.Branden Camp/APhide caption

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'We Feel Like Home': Displaced Puerto Ricans Celebrate Traditional Christmas Parranda

A musical group playing traditional Puerto Rican bomba music performs at a parranda in Hartford, Conn.Ryan Caron King for NPR hide caption

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'We Feel Like Home': Displaced Puerto Ricans Celebrate Traditional Christmas Parranda

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A Likely Win On Taxes Solves Some Of The GOP's Political Problems

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