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Nine years after Hurricane Katrina, the area still had no grocery store. So, using his savings, Burnell Cotlon opened one himself. "If there's a problem," he says, "somebody's got to make a move."

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Music & Might: An International Military Spectacular – comes to your home – Monday, November 9, 2015 at 9 PM on WHRO TV.

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The former president is now fighting cancer. For the past 30 years, he has fought to wipe out diseases that plague millions of people. The efforts have brought one parasite to the edge of eradication.

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Sir Patrick Stewart talks about living in Brooklyn, becoming a knight, and his new show Blunt Talk.

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NPR's Robert Siegel interviews Aviva Kempner about her latest documentary on Julius Rosenwald, the successful businessman who helped advance the cause of educating African-Americans in the South.

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