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Portrait of a Heroin Victim

(P. 8)

Overdoses by young people are ravaging communities across the U.S.

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Turning Up the Heat

(P. 14)

Scientists say time is running out to reverse the damage from climate change.

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the ethicist

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Lying on the Job

(P. 22)

Is it wrong to lie to your boss about going on a job interview?


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“Crimes Against Humanity”

(P. 6)

The U.N. says North Korea’s leader has committed atrocities against his own people.

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times past

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1964: The Vietnam War

(P. 18)

How it divided America and led to a near-revolution by young people

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news & trends

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News & Trends

(P. 3)

A buffalo comeback, saving Pompeii, the five-second rule, and more


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Should Chimps Have Rights?

(P. 12)

An animal rights group wants chimps to be recognized as “legal persons.”

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Should Colleges Stop Requiring the SAT/ACT?

(P. 23)

A debate on whether schools should stop requiring standardized test results for admission


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(P. 24)

Some lighter looks at what’s in the news

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