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Remembering Bangladesh's Garment Factory Disaster
Bangladesh's garment industry is thriving, despite last year's collapse of a clothing factory that killed more than 1,100 workers. The show hears from one sewing machine operator who recalls what happened to her the day disaster struck.

Thu, Apr 24, 2014 -- 3:00am

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Apr 23, 2014
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Apr 23, 2014
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Residents in Ontario called police when they spotted a bear bumbling down the street. It was unable to see where it was going because of a large birdseed jar stuck on its head.

Apr 23, 2014
In Tulsa, Combining Preschool With Help For Parents

One nonprofit in Tulsa has flipped the script on preschool. The Community Action Project says its premise simple: To help kids, it says, you often have to help their parents.

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Urban Libraries Become De Facto Homeless Shelters

San Francisco's library system has hired a full-time social worker to help find housing and other services for the homeless men and women who've set up camp among the stacks.

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How Hospitals Can Reduce Disabilities For Stroke Patients

Research finds when hospitals initiate rapid response programs to treat stroke victims, response time is cut and fewer patients die. The stroke patients also have fewer significant disabilities.

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