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President Obama Commutes Chelsea Manning's Prison Sentence

Obama's act of clemency means Manning will be out of prison in a few months, rather than in 2045.

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US Abortion Rates Have Hit A Historic Low

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FBI Officials Arrested The Wife Of The Orlando Nightclub Shooter

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How Fox News Helped A Historically Black School Go To The Inauguration

U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch
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DOJ: Chicago Police Have Shot At People Who Pose No Threat

Barack Obama
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These New Monuments Make Us Remember Some Dark Parts Of US History

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Tiny Little Boxes Are America's Newest Food Pantries

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Chelsea Manning On Obama's Commutation 'Short List'

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Organ Transplants Hit All-Time High — Sadly, It's Because Of Opioids

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Study Links Florida's 'Stand Your Ground' Law To Rise In Violence

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Portland Newspaper Helps People Escape Poverty

Secretary of State John Kerry
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Kerry Apologizes For State Department's LGBTQ Discrimination

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Here's How Planned Parenthood Gets Funding From The Government

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A Retired Soldier Is Walking Across The US For An Important Cause

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Texas Has Introduced A Bathroom Bill Similar To North Carolina's

Philip Anschutz
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Coachella's Owner Denies He Supports Anti-LGBTQ Causes

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Why Diego Luna's Performance In Star Wars Meant So Much To This Father

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This Woman Is Showing Off Her Double Mastectomy Scars In New Campaign

Kim Burrell
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Gospel Singer Won't Appear On 'Ellen' After Anti-Gay Sermon

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#NoDAPL Protesters Hang From Rafters During Vikings Game

Father and son undocumented immigrants detained at US border
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Violence Is Changing The Demographics Of Illegal Immigration In The US

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Support At The Salon: How Abuse Victims May Find Help

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The Next Challenge For Women In STEM Is Here

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There Are Parallels Between HIV-Prevention Drug Truvada And Gardasil

Buffalo Beauts forward Harrison Browne

First Openly Transgender Pro Athlete Paved Way For Official Policy

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Seattle Pacific University

When Worlds Collide: Seattle Colleges Host Homeless Camps

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A&E Pulls The Plug On A KKK Documentary

Dallas police officers
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Police Union Asks Amazon To Pull Pro-Black Lives Matter Shirt

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One Expert Says North Carolina Should No Longer Be Called A Democracy

President-elect Donald Trump
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Trump's Team Wants Information On Individual Government Staffers Again

President Barack Obama
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Obama Ends Muslim And Arab Registry Program Before Trump Can Revive It