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Tuesday is the first day of a public inquiry into the death of former KGB agent and whistleblower Alexander Litvinenko. He was poisoned in London in 2006 with Polonium 210, a rare radioactive isotope...
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Zuhura Khamisi is a volunteer and mentor at Malaika Sober House....
Could a 12-step program, with its Christian roots, help addicts recover in a conservative Muslim island in the Indian Ocean?Suleiman Mauly was desperate to find out. He'd been using heroin in his...
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Pvt. Arthur "Bud" Kelder served as a dental assistant in the Army during Wor...
The remains of a World War II soldier who died in a prisoner of war camp in the Philippines — and the subject of a joint NPR/ProPublica investigation last year — have been identified as Pvt. Arthur "...
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