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We looked inside some of the tweets by @NPR and here's what we found interesting.

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At this time 50 years ago, millions watched the Saturn V rocket launch Apollo 11 astronauts to space, hoping to complete a crewed moon landing. 🚀#Apollo50th

At this time 50 years ago, millions watched the Saturn V rocket launch Apollo 11 astronauts to space, hoping to complete a crewed moon landing. 🚀#Apollo50th

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Yukiya Amano, the director general of the International Atomic Energy Agency, has died at age 72 — leaving a vacancy at the top of the monitoring body just as tensions over Iran's nuclear ambitions appear to be reaching a critical threshold. https://n.pr/32Jskwf 

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When Sovereign's kidneys failed, he needed dialysis. His wife repeatedly asked the clinic staff and the insurer how much they could expect to be charged, but couldn't get an answer.

Then the bill came: $540,841.90 for 14 weeks of dialysis care. https://n.pr/2YbXj0g 

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Iconic New Orleans musician Art Neville — a founding member of both the Meters and the Neville Brothers, has died. He was 81. https://n.pr/2YbiX4O 

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More than 1,400 Venezuelan army, police and National Guard members fled to Colombia in February and March.

But surviving in Cúcuta is tough. Some of the troops sell candy on the streets. One army colonel works 12-hour shifts as a bouncer at a casino. https://n.pr/32MCSun 

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Fifteen years after her television premiere, Veronica Mars is back.

And there's a lot more going on in the new episodes than mere nostalgia. https://n.pr/2Y3vnvC 

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Chris Kraft, one of NASA's first employees and a key person in creating the U.S. space program, has died at 95.

He was NASA's first flight director and managed all of the Mercury missions, as well some of the Gemini flights. https://n.pr/2Yc8PJ2 

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In the small western village of Stebbins, Alaska, every police officer pleaded guilty to domestic violence charges within the last 10 years. https://n.pr/2Y6mvFp 

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Oregon schools will now excuse student absences for mental health reasons, as with regular sick days, after four teen activists pushed for the new law. https://n.pr/2Y6wj2b 

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Some Swedish-made Hasselblad cameras didn't make it back home, as they were too heavy.Armstrong carried one of two outside and took most of the photos. https://n.pr/30Ns0La  #Apollo50th

Some Swedish-made Hasselblad cameras didn't make it back home, as they were too heavy.

Armstrong carried one of two outside and took most of the photos. https://n.pr/30Ns0La  #Apollo50th

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Researchers say malaria drugs are failing at an "alarming" rate in Southeast Asia, as drug-resistant strains of the malaria parasite emerge.

There's also concern that this drug resistance could spread globally. https://n.pr/32LZ6N0 

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Thousands of people flooded the streets of San Juan on Monday, calling for Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló to resign.

The mass demonstrations are expected to be one of the largest protests ever seen in a U.S. territory. https://n.pr/32BQl8i 

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The deal would raise the debt ceiling past the 2020 elections and set $1.3 trillion for defense and domestic spending over the next two years. https://n.pr/2Yaqy3I 

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President Trump has announced an agreement on a two-year budget deal and debt-ceiling increase. https://n.pr/2Y8iG2D 

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The Trump administration says it's expanding fast-track deportation regulations. The change dramatically expands the ability of Homeland Security to quickly deport certain immigrants without any of the due-process protections granted to most other people. https://n.pr/2Y8TFoa 

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As a district attorney, Robert Morgenthau oversaw the prosecution of some of New York's most infamous criminals, including Mark David Chapman, who killed John Lennon.

Morgenthau died yesterday at the age of 99. https://n.pr/32NEwfB 

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"When we watch other people, for some reason, we're wired up to get in sync with them on so many things that it kind of boggles your mind." a psychological researcher tells @nprinvisibilia @nprhealth. https://n.pr/2Y8Q5dz 

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Joshua Harris, one of the most influential voices on sex and relationships for a generation of evangelical Christians, announced that he and his wife are separating.

In recent years, Harris has apologized for some of the ideas he promoted. https://n.pr/32Gd1Vb 

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While streaming continues to evolve at a breakneck pace, the system through which artists are paid hasn't evolved in tandem.

Payouts vary wildly, and the contract terms can make one artist's pay stub unrecognizable to another. https://n.pr/32LXVgQ 

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"Old Town Road" by Lil Nas X rode right into its 16th week at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100. https://n.pr/32IGVI6 

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Robert Mueller will make his long-anticipated appearance on Capitol Hill this week. From election security legislation to impeachment, here's what's at stake: https://n.pr/2Y7k6dN 

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