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The Two-Way - News Blog

Hong Kong Police Arrest 'Umbrella Movement' Pro-Democracy Organizers

Leaders of large demonstrations that roiled parts of Hong Kong in 2014 were told to report to police Monday on charges of causing a public nuisance.

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Politics

Lawyer Sues Trump, Saying He'd Rather Not

"I think people are afraid to put their name on a lawsuit against the president," Jeffrey Lovitky says. "There is a sense that Donald Trump can be very difficult on people who oppose him."

Lawyer Sues Trump, Saying He'd Rather Not

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The Salt

Breast-Fed Kids May Be Less Hyper, But Not Necessarily Smarter, Study Finds

Prior research points to an association between breast-feeding and higher intelligence, but a new study finds no causal link. The study does find that breast-fed kids are less hyperactive at age 3.

Breast-Fed Kids May Be Less Hyper, But Not Necessarily Smarter, Study Finds

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The Two-Way - News Blog

Russians Take To The Streets In Nationwide Anti-Government Protests

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny is among hundreds who were arrested in Moscow and other cities on Sunday, as tens of thousands took to the streets to protest against government corruption.

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Shots - Health News

Living With Zika In Puerto Rico Means Watching, Waiting And Fearing Judgment

The Zika virus may have infected more than 1 million people in Puerto Rico, including thousands of pregnant women. Doctors are watching babies born to infected moms who don't show birth defects.

Living With Zika In Puerto Rico Means Watching, Waiting And Fearing Judgment

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Around the Nation

Special Immigrant Visa Holders Still Face Questioning Upon Reaching U.S.

Visa holders who worked with the U.S. overseas say they've been detained and threatened with deportation upon arrival in the country, but federal officials say there is broad discretion to deny entry.

Special Immigrant Visa Holders Still Face Questioning Upon Reaching U.S.

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All Tech Considered

Companies And Users Can Do More To Stay Secure With Smart Devices

None of the top Internet and telecom companies passed in the latest Ranking Digital Rights test of individuals' privacy standards. But what can they do better — and what can we do at home?

Companies And Users Can Do More To Stay Secure With Smart Devices

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Parallels - World News

New Film Spotlights Palestinian Women Navigating Life 'In Between' Cultures

Maysaloun Hamoud's In Between highlights the challenges young Palestinian women face in Israel as they try to live amid contradictory expectations. Hamoud has received death threats since its release.

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Photography

How Do You Dream Up A Cockatoo Feast? An Artist Explains In 'Imaginarium'

Looking at Claire Rosen's photographs can feel like walking into someone else's dreams. In her new book, Imaginarium, she provides inspiration and advice for curating a creative life.

How Do You Dream Up A Cockatoo Feast? An Artist Explains In 'Imaginarium'

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The Salt

Duncan Hines: The Original Road Warrior Who Shaped Restaurant History

The name on that box of cake mix belonged to a real person. Hines was a traveling salesman who just wanted to find a decent meal on the road — and ended up being America's go-to restaurant expert.

Atole de elote is a warm corn drink from Central America. Student Jose Rivas wrote an essay about a weekly tradition of enjoying atole with his late father in El Salvador, and how the drink helped him to feel more at home after he moved to the U.S. Becky Harlan hide caption

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The Salt

Students Serve Up Stories Of Beloved Family Recipes In A Global Cookbook

Many students at D.C.'s Capital City Charter School are first-generation Americans. For a creative writing project, a literacy nonprofit picked a topic everyone could relate to: food from home.

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Interviews

Trendy Hospital Clothing To Make Cancer Patients Dress 'Well' Even When Unwell

A trio of European women has launched INGA Wellbeing fashion line to help alleviate the dehumanizing experience many patients endure when wearing the traditional, uncomfortable hospital gowns.

Trendy Hospital Clothing To Make Cancer Patients Dress 'Well' Even When Unwell

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