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Shots - Health News

What's Next For The Affordable Care Act? Your Questions Answered

Kaiser Health News

A lot of people are confused about when and if Republicans can "repeal and replace" the Affordable Care Act. Kaiser Health News' Julie Rovner clears things up in the first of a series.

What's Next For The Affordable Care Act? Your Questions Answered

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Scientists rallied for evidence-based public policy outside the American Geophysical Union's fall meeting in San Francisco in December. Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP hide caption

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The Two-Way - News Blog

Should Scientists March? U.S. Researchers Still Debating Pros And Cons

A "March for Science" is set for April 22 in Washington, D.C., to show support for evidence-based public policy. But some worry the march will be seen as partisan, and may even undermine sound policy.

Should Scientists March? U.S. Researchers Still Debating Pros And Cons

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Around the Nation

Border Wall Would Cut Across Land Sacred To Native Tribe

KJZZ

The Tohono O'odham tribe on the U.S.-Mexico border says a wall would desecrate a mountain where they say their creator lives. Still, they want to help Donald Trump keep illegal border crossers out.

Border Wall Would Cut Across Land Sacred To Native Tribe

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First Listen

First Listen: Blanck Mass, 'World Eater'

Benjamin John Power's noisier impulses mask a symphonic scope of veritable Vangelis proportions.

World Eater

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Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., speaks during the Munich Security Conference last week. McCain's office has confirmed that while he was overseas, he met with U.S. forces in Syria about defeating ISIS. Matthias Schrader/AP hide caption

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The Two-Way - News Blog

Sen. McCain Makes Unannounced Trip To Syria To Meet With U.S. Forces

John McCain, the chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, went to Syria last week to discuss the campaign for defeating militants from the Islamic State.

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Politics

Will Trump Democrats In Wisconsin Swing Back To Their Party?

President Trump won over Democrats in rural Wisconsin in 2016. Looking at Trump's term so far, one Democrat worries she will regret switching parties. Another says she will be voting GOP from now on.

Will Trump Democrats In Wisconsin Swing Back To Their Party?

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Kitchen Table Conversations

Preserving The Flavor Of An Atlanta Neighborhood

Entrepreneur Keitra Bates is opening a shared commercial kitchen to help keep culinary traditions alive on the city's gentrifying west side.

Preserving The Flavor Of An Atlanta Neighborhood

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U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement arrested 680 people during the first week of February. The memos call for 10,000 more ICE officers and agents as well as 5,000 more agents at U.S. Customs and Border Protection. Bryan Cox/ICE via AP hide caption

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The Two-Way - News Blog

What's New In Those DHS Memos On Immigration Enforcement?

The Department of Homeland Security released two memos Tuesday laying out the Trump administration's plans for detaining and deporting more people. The changes in policy could affect millions.

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Politics

With Protests, Both Obama And Trump White Houses Saw 'Manufactured' Anger

Congressional town halls were overtaken with protests in the first year of Barack Obama's term, too. They weren't taken all that seriously, at first, but developed into a wave at the ballot box.

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Space

After Making History In Space, Mae Jemison Works To Prime Future Scientists

For the first African-American woman in space, her path to spaceflight and beyond includes trying to pave the way for more girls of color to follow in her footsteps.

After Making History In Space, Mae Jemison Works To Prime Future Scientists

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Code Switch

After Slavery, Searching For Loved Ones In Wanted Ads

In the Civil War's waning years, African-Americans trying to find lost loved ones used classified ads in newspapers. More than 900 of these notices are now accessible via an online database.

After Slavery, Searching For Loved Ones In Wanted Ads

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Volunteers from a local monument company help to reset vandalized headstones on Feb. 22 at Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery in University City, Missouri, a St. Louis suburb. Since the beginning of the year, there has been a spike in incidents around the country, including bomb threats at Jewish community centers and reports of anti-Semitic graffiti. Michael Thomas/Getty Images hide caption

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Parallels - World News

In Israel, Some Wonder Where The Outrage Is Over U.S. Anti-Semitic Acts

Some Israelis criticize Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for offering a less forceful response to anti-Semitic acts in the U.S. than elsewhere. Some say he wants to keep pressure off President Trump.

In Israel, Some Wonder Where The Outrage Is Over U.S. Anti-Semitic Acts

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