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    USO Celebrates 1.5 Million Care Packages

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    Each year, the United Service Organizations sends "care" packages to members of the U.S. military and this weekend, Jessica Forres watched as volunteers celebrated completion of the one and a half millionth package at Fort Belvoir in Virginia.

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    Peruvians Love Their Chicha Street Art. The Government ... Not So Much

    Walk down a street in Peru and you'll likely see an example of the glow-in-the-dark posters and murals. Lots of people love them. But the upper crust — and the government — aren't impressed.
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    Tea-Infused Sweets: Chocolate + Jasmine Tea Is A Match Made In Heaven

    Smoky and floral brews can provide a kick of flavor to desserts, especially when blended with chocolate. Pastry chef Naomi Gallego shows us a few tricks for surprising the palate with tea.
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    Judges To Decide Whether Virginia District Map Illegally Clusters Black Voters

    A panel of federal judges in Alexandria is weighing whether the Virginia House of Delegates illegally grouped black voters into certain legislative districts.
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    UMBC President Freeman Hrabowski

    The president of University of Maryland, Baltimore County, chats about the future of higher education — and what he's doing to steer African-American students into science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

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