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One family's struggle to come to terms with Alzheimer's disease.
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A portrait of the only four doctors in the US performing third-trimester abortions.
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The dark underside of energy development.
Bryan Wilmoth and his brother talk about reconnecting.
The Meier brothers' nursery faces the edge of the Garzweiler II coal pit.
Six stories from 10 years of StoryCorps.
Noe Rueda tells Alex Fernandez about launching his first business venture.
In New York, 73-year-old Jackie Miller talks to her adopted son, Scott.
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Pam and Banker discuss the things she's no longer able to do on her own.
Filmmakers Banker White and Anna Fitch discuss the making of The Genius of Marian.
Luke tells his mother that he thinks about what she's going through all the time.
Devon worries for Ed as he spends more and more time caring for her mother.
Meet Pam White and her family.
Pam is having trouble accepting her Alzheimer's diagnosis.
Pam's youngest son Luke describes his mother's advancing Alzheimer's.
Ed White talks about his marriage and how his role has changed since Pam got sick.
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Indonesian death-squad leaders dramatize their roles in genocide
Meet Mayor Ed Koch, the quintessential New Yorker.
The son of a woman with early-onset Alzheimer's reconstructs her memories
A portrait of the four doctors in the United States providing late abortions
An unprecedented look at the dark underside of oil development
A filmmaker visits his childhood home: Ain el-Helweh refugee camp
Does sentencing a teenager to life without parole serve society?
A city in China can be rebuilt in two years, but can a lost community?
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