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Life expectancy to keep rising

Life expectancy to keep rising; S. Korean women could hit 91Americans will continue to have one of the lowest life expectancies of any developed country
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  • 34 minutes ago
Nation

Trump team working on trans bathroom guidelines

Trump team working on trans bathroom guidelinesWhite House spokesman Sean Spicer did not provide any details on the new guidelines
  • Nation
  • 52 minutes ago
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Maple syrup producers face challenges in warming world

Maple syrup producers face challenges in warming worldSome producers talked of seeing a steep drop in the amounts of sap they are getting
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  • 1 hour, 34 minutes ago
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Reps urge VA to explain rising cases of drug theft

Reps urge VA to explain rising cases of drug theftRep. Phil Roe said the panel would call on VA officials to discuss what they were doing to improve internal controls
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  • 1 hour, 44 minutes ago
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United, American to sell cheaper economy-class fare

United, American begin selling cheaper economy-class fareSavings over a regular economy ticket appear to range from about $24-$40 for a round-trip ticket on American and United
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  • 2 hours, 6 minutes ago
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Sandy Hook mom helps school district to teach empathy

Sandy Hook mom helps school district to teach empathyMom’s Love Wins campaign helps to identify children who need extra help with social skills.
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  • 2 hours, 10 minutes ago
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Suit: Black cop told to style hair like white officer’s
Supervisors referred to her hair as “kinky” and “not conservative,” according to the suit

Suit: Black cop told to style hair like white officer’sSupervisors referred to her hair as “kinky” and “not conservative,” according to the suit
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  • 3 hours, 8 minutes ago
Business

Sticker shock for olive oil buyers after bad harvest

Sticker shock for olive oil buyers after bad Italian harvestFrom specialty shops to supermarkets around the world, lovers of Italian olive oil are in for some sticker shock
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  • 3 hours, 53 minutes ago
Nation

Va. gov vetoes bill cutting abortion clinics’ funding
He vetoed the same measure last year and said it would harms those who rely on Planned Parenthood

Virginia governor vetoes bill cutting abortion clinics’ fundingHe vetoed the same measure last year and said it would harms those who rely on Planned Parenthood
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  • 4 hours, 45 minutes ago
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CIA on deadline to argue to keep documents secret

CIA on deadline to argue for interrogation documents secrecyThe documents have been requested by attorneys on behalf of men who contend they were tortured in secret CIA prisons
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  • 6 hours, 4 minutes ago
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Jill Biden to be named board chair of Save the Children

Jill Biden to be named board chair of Save the ChildrenJill Biden, educator and wife of former Vice President Joe Biden, has been named board chair of Save the Children
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  • 6 hours, 14 minutes ago
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Deadline to leave pipeline protest camp not extended

Deadline to leave pipeline protest camp won’t be extendedWith flooding expected this spring, the Corps told people remaining in camp that they must leave by 2 p.m. Wednesday
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  • 6 hours, 39 minutes ago
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Eagle pair lays 1st egg of season at National Arboretum

D.C. eagle pair lays first egg of season at National ArboretumEagle parents Mr. President and The First Lady welcomed the egg to their nest Sunday evening
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  • 7 hours, 8 minutes ago
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Panda fans say bye as U.S.-born cub leaves for China

Panda fans say farewell as U.S.-born cub leaves for ChinaBao Bao left the National Zoo in Washington Tuesday morning in a special crate
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  • 7 hours, 25 minutes ago
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Death of Russian ambassador to UN needs more study

Death of Russian ambassador to UN needs to be studied moreVitaly Churkin died after falling ill at his office at Russia’s U.N. mission
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  • 7 hours, 42 minutes ago
Politics

Yiannopoulos apologizes for remarks, quits Breitbart

Yiannopoulos apologizes for remarks, quits BreitbartMilo Yiannopoulos has been disinvited to this year’s CPAC after his comments on relationships between boys and older men
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  • 8 hours, 22 minutes ago
Health

Testosterone gel has no benefit for men’s memories
Testosterone treatment did not improve older men’s memory or mental function in the latest results from research

Study: Testosterone gel has no benefit for older men’s memoriesTestosterone treatment did not improve older men’s memory or mental function in the latest results from research
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  • 8 hours, 28 minutes ago
Nation

Woman visiting husband’s grave dies after crash
A Pennsylvania woman died after she had an asthma attack that caused her to crash her car in the cemetery

Woman visiting husband’s grave dies after cemetery crashA Pennsylvania woman died after she had an asthma attack that caused her to crash her car in the cemetery
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  • 10 hours, 21 minutes ago
World

Iran’s leader: Israel a ‘fake’ nation, ‘dirty chapter’

Iran’s leader calls Israel a ‘fake’ nation, ‘dirty chapter’Iran’s supreme leader on Tuesday used the podium of a pro-Palestinian gathering in Tehran to lash out at Israel
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World

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe turns 93, says he will not step down

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe turns 93, says he will stand in 2018 pollsGrace Mugabe has defended her husband against critics who say it is time for him to step down
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  • 11 hours, 53 minutes ago
Environment

NASA aims to measure vital snow data from satellites

NASA aims to measure vital snow data from satellitesSnowEx is using five aircraft to test 10 sensors that might one day be used to monitor snow from satellites
  • Environment
  • 12 hours, 2 minutes ago
World

Kremlin stays mum on new U.S. national security adviser

Kremlin stays mum on new U.S. national security adviserThe Kremlin refrained from comment Tuesday on the appointment of the new U.S. national security adviser
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Pinpointing cause of death for Kim Jong Nam may be hard

Pinpointing cause of death for Kim Jong Nam may be hardDetermining whether poison killed the half brother of North Korea’s leader is proving difficult for Malaysian officials
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  • 12 hours, 19 minutes ago
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4 U.S. tourists, pilot killed in Australian plane crash

4 U.S. tourists and pilot killed in Australian plane crashAn Australian pilot and four American tourists were killed when a light plane crashed in flames into a shopping mall
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  • 12 hours, 25 minutes ago
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Iraqi military says troops secure gains south of Mosul

Iraqi military says troops consolidate gains south of MosulBy noon Tuesday, about a dozen of civilians fled toward the security forces, holding up white flags
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  • 12 hours, 35 minutes ago
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74 bodies of migrants wash ashore in Libya

74 bodies of migrants wash ashore in LibyaIt’s the latest tragedy after migrant deaths rose to record levels along the key smuggling route over the past months
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  • 12 hours, 40 minutes ago
Nation

High court seems split in case of death near border

Supreme Court seems split in case of boy’s death near borderThe Supreme Court is taking up an appeal from the parents of a Mexican teen who was killed by a U.S. Border Patrol agent
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  • 12 hours, 43 minutes ago
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