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One in five young people in the United States are living with a mental health condition but less than half receive the services and support they need to succeed, according to the National Alliance on Mental Illness.

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The U.S. has the highest rates of sexually transmitted diseases in the industrialized world and the number of diagnoses increased for the fourth year in a row in 2017, according to new numbers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 

Special Election Recap: Texas Senate District 19

Sep 19, 2018
Ryan E. Poppe

"The Source" host David Martin Davies talks with Aman Batheja, political editor for the Texas Tribune, about Senate District 19 special election results and more state and congressional races to watch ahead of the 2018 midterms.

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San Antonio adopted a comprehensive plan in 2016 to address rapid growth in both infrastructure and population. 

From Texas Standard:

It’s inevitable that some of the institutions we rely on today won't be used in the future. Consider the manual typewriter or the milkman ... or the town crier.

Texas Standard's Micheal Marks spoke with Maria Pfeiffer, a local historian in San Antonio, who told him the last town crier in the U.S. was Julius Myers, and he held his position until 1928.