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Crude oil brings boom times and safety concerns to North Dakota

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO In North Dakota an oil boom has boosted the state’s economy, but as the industry is projected to grow, a series of catastrophic…read more

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The Capitol Dome at 150: A Symbol of Democracy in Need of Repair

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150 years ago on December 2, construction was completed on the Capitol Dome in Washington, marking the birth of one of the most iconic symbols…read more

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The Legacy of President John F. Kennedy – 50 Years Later

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This November 22 will mark the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.  Although his young life was tragically cut short, he…read more

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Thanksgiving Takes on New Meaning After Sandy

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Originally published November 21, 2012 Because their town has not yet fully recovered from the effects of the storm, residents of Belmar are seeing a…read more

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Youth Remember 9/11

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On the tenth anniversary of September 11, 2001, NewsHour Extra partnered with other organizations to ask young people to reflect on their experience that day.…read more

Social IssuesU.S.

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