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Report Says Migrant Families Still Being Separated At US-Mexico Border

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What Can Other Cities Learn From Amazon And New York City's Breakup?

0:58Robert Mueller
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CNN: DOJ Is Preparing For Possible Release Of Mueller Report

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The Lasting Impacts And Goals Of Teaching Black History

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Border Wall Emergency Could Make Things Worse For Endangered Species

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What's Herd Immunity, And Why Does It Matter?

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Government Admits Some Private Groups Can Access Terrorist Watch List

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Southwest Cancels Hundreds Of Flights Over An 'Operational Emergency'

1:00U.S. Supreme Court
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SCOTUS Rules Ban On Excessive Fines Applies To States

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Nicholas Sandmann Files Defamation Lawsuit Against The Washington Post

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Oregon May Drop Voting Age To 16

1:33President Donald Trump holds an LGBT rainbow flag
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US Pushes To End Global Criminalization Of Homosexuality

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Minimum-Wage Workers In Illinois Are Getting A Raise

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Govt. Canceling Federal Funds For California's High-Speed Rail Grants

6:54Mike Hoffman standing at lectern in Catholic church
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'Not A Catholic Problem': A Survivor Of Sex Abuse Speaks Out

3:31Alfonso Ribeiro performs "The Carlton" on TV
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Why 'The Carlton' And The 'Milly Rock' Can't Legally Be Copyrighted

1:24Matthew Whitaker
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Trump Calls Report He Tried To Interfere In Investigation 'Fake News'

1:14Students and supporters of West Virginia teachers hold up signs
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West Virginia Teachers Will Continue To Strike Wednesday

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NYT: Vatican Has Covert Rules For Priests Who Have Fathered Children

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President Trump Moves Closer To Creating A US Space Force

1:42Sen. Elizabeth Warren speaks at an event
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Elizabeth Warren Proposes Sweeping Universal Child Care Program

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EU Parliament Committee Encourages Start Of US Trade Negotiations

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FAA Investigates Southwest Airlines For Baggage Weight Miscalculations

2:55John Kerry with a beer
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The Awkwardness Of Trying To Be A 'Relatable' Politician

1:07U.S. Customs and Border Protection patch
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Another Person Dies In Border Protection Custody

1:02Roger Stone
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Roger Stone Apologizes To Judge For Controversial Instagram Post

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16 States Sue Over President Trump's National Emergency Declaration

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EU Warns Of Reduced US Imports If Trump Tariffs European Cars

1:56Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro
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Trump Calls Venezuela's President A 'Cuban Puppet' In Speech

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Understanding The Pitfalls Of How We Teach Black History Today