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People are still living in FEMA’s toxic Katrina trailers
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People are still living in FEMA’s toxic Katrina trailers — and they likely have no idea

In the oil fields of Alexander, North Dakota, people had, at best, only a dim memory of hearing something bad about the trailers on the late night news.

Wisconsin joins national push to curb solitary confinement
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Wisconsin joins national push to curb solitary confinement

Prisoner advocates praise the new policies but continue to push for ending severe isolation, which many liken to torture.

New grape breeds reduce the chill for northern U.S. vineyards
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New grape breeds reduce the chill for northern U.S. vineyards

The Northern Grapes Project is trying to grow wine grapes where summers are short and winters brutal. Scientists who are breeding the grapes say the wine is improving every year.