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A visual guideA look at full moons 🌕
     

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Satellite imagesHaitian refugees at border
     

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She helped integrate higher education in the South. And her classmates wanted her dead.Charlayne Hunter-Gault's fight to integrate higher education at the University of Georgia helped propel the civil rights movement.
     

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Policing talks collapse in Congress, marking end of negotiations spurred by George Floyd's deathSen. Cory Booker said Wednesday "there was still too wide a gulf with our negotiating partners."
     

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Americans stood up to racism in 1961 and changed history. This is their fight, in their words.In 1961, activists and civil rights groups banded together en masse like never before to end legal segregation and expand voting access.
     

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French patch up dispute with Biden over submarine deal, agree to send ambassador back to DCPres. Joe Biden and French Pres. Emmanuel Macron agreed to meet in person next month. Macron agreed to send France's ambassador back to Washington.
     

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Another U.S. intelligence official has come down with Havana Syndrome symptoms. What are they?Another U.S. intelligence officer has been struck by Havana Syndrome symptoms, angering the CIA director. What is the mysterious illness?
     

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Americans are using alcohol to cope with pandemic stress: Nearly 1 in 5 report 'heavy drinking'More than 18 months into the pandemic, about 17% of respondents reported "heavy drinking" in the past 30 days, a new survey finds.
     

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What is the Blue Zones diet? How to eat like people who live the longest.The Blue Zones diet is based on the eating patterns of people living in Blue Zones, parts of the world where people live the longest.
     

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Jesse Jackson released after breakthrough infection; Americans are dying at almost 10 times the rate of July: COVID-19 updatesThe US is reporting over 2,000 COVID-19 deaths a day. Jesse Jackson out of hospital after breakthrough COVID infection. Latest news.
     

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One in four Americans identify as 'Nones.' Why are millions leaving organized religion?Millions of American adults are leaving organized religion to join one of the fastest-growing movements in the U.S. Meet the "Nones."
     

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DHS vows to have findings within 'days' in investigation of Border Patrol's treatment of Haitian migrantsHomeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas vows swift investigation into treatment of Haitian migrants on the Texas border by agents on horseback.
     

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Donald Trump sues niece Mary Trump, New York Times for $100 million over disclosing tax documentsFormer President Donald Trump is seeking $100 million from his niece, Mary Trump, and The New York Times over disclosure of his tax records.
     

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Your 401(k) and the stock market: It's getting bumpy, but experts say don't fretThe stock market is poised to keep climbing in the final months of 2021 and beyond as the economy recovers. But it could be a bumpy ride for 401(k)s.
     

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Search continues for fiance Brian Laundrie after coroner determines Gabby Petito's death a homicideThe search for Brian Laundrie, the fiance of homicide victim Gabby Petito, reconvened Wednesday across Florida's vast Carlton Reserve wetland.
     

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JCPenney closing more stores after bankruptcy. Will your store shutter? See the closure list.More store closings have been announced for JCPenney, including a Mississippi and Texas store. The department store chain has closed 174 stores.
     

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Liz Cheney v. Trump: The feud forcing Wyoming to ask hard questionsOut in the expanses of one of America's most Trump-centric states, the war for the GOP rages. But will Wyoming Republicans actually unseat a Cheney?
     

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It's OK to want justice for Gabby Petito and acknowledge the thousands still missing. We should.In 2020, 543,018 individuals were reported missing, 40% people of color. What are their names? We've been here before: "missing white woman syndrome."
     

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What is Chicagohenge, the phenomenon that aligns the sunset with Chicago skyscrapers?Twice a year, Chicago's skyline perfectly aligns with the sunset and the city is painted orange—the phenomenon, Chicagohenge can be seen this week.
     

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Here's how to pre-order the Microsoft Surface Laptop Studio, Duo 2 and other devicesMicrosoft is coming out with a bevy of new Surface devices. Here's how to pre-order them.
     

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Rare Gilgamesh Dream Tablet scheduled for return to Iraq, after Hobby Lobby purchased itIn 2014, Hobby Lobby purchased the Gilgamesh Dream Tablet and now it's scheduled to return to Iraq, as ordered by the U.S. Justice Department.
     

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Justin Fields takes over as Bears' starting quarterback vs. Browns with Andy Dalton outBears rookie quarterback Justin Fields will make his first NFL career start on Sunday against the Browns as Andy Dalton remains out.
     

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Kenneth Petty, Nicki Minaj's accuser speaks publicly on 'The Real': 'I'm tired of being afraid'Jennifer Hough, who is accusing Nicki Minaj and her husband Kenneth Petty of harassment and intimidation is speaking out for the first time.
     

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Rays minor league team Durham Bulls have best response to Conor McGregor's wild first pitchThe Durham Bulls' official Twitter account created a funny mashup of Conor McGregor's first pitch.
     

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'I have lived my life well': At 100 years old, Betty Reid Soskin is the oldest active ranger in the National Park ServiceSoskin has written a memoir, spoken word albums and autobiographical songs which reflect her most painful and joyous moments.
     

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Judge overturns convictions for man sentenced to life for Michigan fire that killed 5 childrenJuwan Deering, 50, will remain behind bars, at least for now, while prosecutors decide whether to dismiss the charges or retry him.
     

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Don't fall for the allure of dying leaves. A new season means extra work, aggravation.Don't fall for falling leaves. They just mean more work. Pumpkin spice, sweater weather, first day back to school. No thanks.
     

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President Biden addresses COVID and climate crisis during UN speechWhile speaking at the United Nations General Assembly, President Biden said the international community is "at an inflection point in history."
     

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Woman rescued by a van full of Marines from floodwaters near Arlington National CemeteryVirginia Waller-Torres, scared and stuck in floodwaters on the side of a D.C. highway, said a prayer to be saved. Within 45 seconds, a bus full of U.S. Marines showed up.
     

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Terrifying moment woman pokes hissing alligator with paddle during up-close encounterFor the record, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission urges people to keep their distance if they come across an alligator.
     

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How to make homemade chocolate barsCustomize your own chocolate bars at home.
     

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Your guide to COVID-19What you need to know about coronavirus, including what to do if you think you might be sick, how to keep you and your family safe and tips on what to do while staying home.
     

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How good are you with finances? Take the quiz.Investments, interest rates and credit scores. How well do you know💰💰💰? Test yourself with this finance quiz.
     

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Vote for your favorite social media influencersAfter nearly 550,000 nominations, the finalists are here. Vote for the biggest influencers in beauty, fashion, fitness and lifestyle.
     

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Everyone's talking about Gabby Petito, but they're having the wrong conversation, experts sayViolence against women is common. More than half of female homicide victims are killed by a current or former male partner. Women of color are most at risk.
     

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Vegan birth control: What is it and does it work?Is your birth control vegan? Probably not, experts say, but there are many vegan alternatives growing in popularity.
     

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History curriculum, books were written by and for white people. What about kids of color?The critical race theory debate has brought new scrutiny to history textbooks and curriculum. Why don't kids of color learn about their history?
     

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Most kids who suffer crippling long COVID symptoms get better. Doctors worry about those who don't.Experts say a small percentage of kids infected with COVID suffer symptoms that stretch for weeks or months with no explanation and no clear end date.
     

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After 17 days of action, these are the Tokyo Olympics moments we won't soon forgetNaomi Osaka, Caeleb Dressel, Simone Biles, Elaine Thompson-Herah, Sydney McLaughlin. These are some of the athletes who made the Tokyo Games special.
     

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