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Thanks to Trump, This Scientist Is Running for Congress

9 hours 23 min ago
Jess Phoenix said she hopes to be one of the first politicians sent to Washington, D.C. on the promise of combating climate change.
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Prince Harry: Walking Behind Diana's Casket Left Me Scarred

9 hours 36 min ago
Prince Harry has spoken candidly about the monarchy and his distress at walking behind his mother Diana's casket, saying: "No child should be asked to do that."
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Deadly Tropical Storm Cindy Makes Landfall in Louisiana

10 hours 5 min ago
Gulf Coast states were in for a third day of rough weather as Tropical Storm Cindy sloshed ashore early Thursday in southwestern Louisiana.
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'Ear Hustle:' A Podcast From Behind Prison Walls

10 hours 40 min ago
San Quentin prisoners Earlonne Woods and Antwan Williams along with teacher Nigel Poor have created what may be the first podcast from inside a federal prison.
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The Sound of Cindy: Tropical Storm Crashes Into Gulf Coast

10 hours 59 min ago
Millions of people along the Gulf Coast are under threat of heavy rain and flash flooding from Tropical Storm Cindy.
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Trump Appointee Is Still a Saudi Government Lobbyist

11 hours 51 min ago
Since January, Saudi Arabia has paid longtime GOP lobbyist Richard Hohlt about $430,000 in exchange for "advice on legislative and public affairs strategies."
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The U.S. Won't Be in World's Top 3 for Population for Much Longer

11 hours 54 min ago
The U.N. agency forecasts that from now through 2050 half the world's population growth will be concentrated in just nine countries.
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OpEd: Racial Gerrymandering Is the New Election Hacking

13 hours 32 min ago
The integrity of our electoral process is a fundamental moral issue, and there is a sinister connection between racist voting laws and abuse of the poor.
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Art Imitates Life: 'Queen Sugar' Tackles Race in America

14 hours 38 min ago
Ava Duvernay, Oprah Winfrey and the cast of OWN's "Queen Sugar" reflect the intersection of race, culture and social issues in season 2.
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Teens Are Waiting Longer to Have Sex, CDC Report Finds

16 hours 28 min ago
Rates of teen sex have declined after being stable between 2002-2010, CDC study finds
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Congressional Black Caucus Rejects Invite to Meet With Trump

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 9:49pm
The Congressional Black Caucus declines White House invitation for second meeting with President Trump citing "lack of response."
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Trump: Immigrants Should Not Get Welfare for Five Years

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 9:35pm
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — President Donald Trump said in a speech here Wednesday night he would soon introduce legislation that immigrants to America should not receive welfare for at least five years.
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Boy, 10, Killed as Tropical Storm Churns Towards Gulf Coast

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 8:13pm
A boy on an Alabama beach was struck and killed by a log washed ashore by a storm surge as Tropical Storm Cindy moved closer to the Gulf coast.
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What to Look For in the Senate Health Care Bill

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 7:33pm
Republican leaders are set to release their bill to repeal and replace Obamacare Thursday morning after weeks of closed-door negotiations, here's what to watch.
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Officer Stabbed in Possible Terror Incident at Michigan Airport

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 7:15pm
The attacker stabbed Lieutenant Jeff Neville in the neck at Bishop International Airport in Flint before he was apprehended, witnesses said.
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How Caterpillars Could Help Fight Killer Flu

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 6:31pm
FluBlok, a flu vaccine grown in caterpillar cells and purified using DNA alone, works as well and maybe better than egg-grown flu vaccines, a study found.
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Girl Pleads With Mother After Castile Killing: 'I Don't Want You to Get Shooted!'

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 6:25pm
The four-year-old witness to the deadly shooting of the Philando Castile pleaded with her mother to cooperate with police moments after his death. "I can keep you safe," says the girl, while wiping away tears from her face.
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Pelosi Faces Heat From Democrats After Georgia Loss

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 6:20pm
Pelosi Faces Heat After Georgia Loss
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ISIS Destroys Historic al-Nuri Mosque in Mosul, Iraqi Military Says

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 5:46pm
While Iraqi and U.S. officials blamed the terror group for the iconic mosque's destruction, ISIS blamed U.S. airstrikes.
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Father-Son Hikers Found Dead in Sweltering New Mexico Park

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 5:35pm
High temperatures in the park have been above 100 degrees for days. Police said the heat was a likely factor in the deaths of Robert Pluta and his son Bobby.
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