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  1. Article: This Country Is the First in the World to Offer Free Public Transit
    Finance & Innovation

    This Country Is the First in the World to Offer Free Public Transit

    By Joe McCarthy|May 22, 2018

    "There's no doubt that we not only cover the costs, but also come out with a surplus." Read more

  2. Article: Swedish Girls Fearing Forced Marriage Told to Hide Spoon in Underwear
    Girls & Women

    Swedish Girls Fearing Forced Marriage Told to Hide Spoon in Underwear

    May 22, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Gothenburg officials advise girls to hide the spoon in order to alert airport security. Read more

  3. Article: This 4-Year-Old Superhero Feeds the Homeless in a Cape
    Food & Hunger

    This 4-Year-Old Superhero Feeds the Homeless in a Cape

    By Chris Gelardi|May 22, 2018

    It all started with pandas on TV. Read more

  4. Article: Ebola Vaccine Strategy in the Congo Uses Same Tactic That Helped Wipe Out Smallpox
    Health

    Ebola Vaccine Strategy in the Congo Uses Same Tactic That Helped Wipe Out Smallpox

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 22, 2018

    Ebola has killed a suspected 26 people in the Congo. Read more

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