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Supporters attend a gathering for Jordan's National Alliance for Reform, a political bloc including the Muslim Brotherhood, in Amman's Sweileh district last September. "In a lot of countries, we are in partnership with governments and parliament," says a Brotherhood spokesman in Amman. Khalil Mazraawi/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Parallels - World News

Muslim Brotherhood, Mainstream In Many Countries, May Be Listed As Terror Group

The Trump administration is considering listing the Muslim Brotherhood as a terror organization. It's banned in some countries, but elsewhere in the Mideast is considered a mainstream political group.

Muslim Brotherhood, Mainstream In Many Countries, May Be Listed As Terror Group

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Memos signed by Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly, seen at a news conference earlier this month at the San Ysidro Port of Entry in San Diego, lay out a number of immigration-enforcement measures, such as expedited deportation proceedings for unauthorized immigrants who have been in the U.S. illegally for up to two years. Denis Poroy/AP hide caption

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The Two-Way - News Blog

Homeland Security Outlines New Rules Tightening Enforcement Of Immigration Law

Two memos, signed by Secretary John Kelly, greatly expand the number of immigrants prioritized for removal. The rules do not affect "Dreamers" — people brought to the U.S. illegally as children.

The Federico F. Peña Southwest Family Health Center opened in 2016 to serve a low-income community in Denver, Colo. The clinic and its parent system, Denver Health, have benefited financially from the Affordable Care Act and its expansion of Medicaid. John Daley / Colorado Public Radio hide caption

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Shots - Health News

Threat Of Obamacare Repeal Leaves Community Health Centers In Limbo

These clinics have long provided health care to low-income patients, and enjoyed expansion under the Affordable Care Act. With repeal looming, the centers' doctors worry about what's next.

Typically, by this time in the winter, the ice is thick enough to support an ice road from Bayfield, Wis., to Madeline Island. But for the second year in a row, the ferry will run all winter long. Dan Kraker/MPR hide caption

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Environment

For Islanders In Lake Superior, Warmer Winters Mean They Can't Drive

Minnesota Public Radio

By this time in winter, lake ice is normally thick enough to support a road from the mainland to Madeline Island. But for the second year in a row, islanders will have to rely on the ferry all winter long.

For Islanders In Lake Superior, Warmer Winters Mean They Can't Drive

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Pat McCawley, left, and Eric Emerson look at a drawing of an asylum built in Columbia, S.C., in the 1820s. Cooper McKim/South Carolina Public Radio hide caption

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History

An Attempt To Save South Carolina's Historical Documents Is Destroying Them

South Carolina Public Radio

Historical documents across the country are facing an issue other than age: An effort to preserve them decades ago is hastening the documents' demise.

An Attempt To Save South Carolina's Historical Documents Is Destroying Them

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Mansoor al Dayfi sits in his apartment in Serbia. Al Dayfi was a detainee in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba and was resettled in Serbia. Screenshot courtesy of Frontline (PBS) hide caption

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National Security

'Out Of Gitmo': Released Guantanamo Detainee Struggles In His New Home

Are former detainees still a threat or just desperate to rebuild their lives? In partnership with PBS' Frontline, Arun Rath traveled to Serbia to find out why it's so difficult to relocate the men.

'Out Of Gitmo': Released Guantanamo Detainee Struggles In His New Home

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Anemic patients did not know about their condition during a testosterone trial. Renphoto/Getty Images hide caption

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Shots - Health News

Researchers Failed To Tell Testosterone Trial Patients They Were Anemic

Low levels of iron in the blood may indicate a serious but treatable medical condition if caught early, but patients in a testosterone trial were not informed, a bioethicist finds.

Researchers Failed To Tell Testosterone Trial Patients They Were Anemic

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"Don't do it for the applause or anything else," Beth Hart advises other artists. "Just do it because you love it." Mona Nordøy/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Music Interviews

Beth Hart's Advice To Fellow Musicians: 'We Have The Right To Say No'

As a budding rock singer in the '90s, Hart battled crippling addiction. Today, she's healthy — and shares how artists can survive in an industry that can be dismissive of mental illness.

Beth Hart's Advice To Fellow Musicians: 'We Have The Right To Say No'

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At approximately 66 years old, Wisdom, the world's oldest known breeding bird in the wild, is a mother again at Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge and Battle of Midway National Memorial in Hawaii. Naomi Blinick/USFWS Volunteer hide caption

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The Two-Way - News Blog

World's 'Oldest Known Wild Bird' Hatches Chick, Again

Wisdom, a Laysan albatross who is at least 66 years old, has hatched yet another chick at the Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge and Battle of Midway National Memorial in Hawaii.

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson visited Germany last week and heads to Mexico this week, amid growing questions about how much influence he has in the White House. Brendan Smialowski/AP hide caption

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Parallels - World News

Secretary Of State Rex Tillerson Keeps Low Profile Since Taking Office

Questions are being raised about how much influence Tillerson has with the White House. He was absent from the president's recent meetings with the leaders of Canada, Israel and Japan.

Secretary Of State Rex Tillerson Keeps Low Profile Since Taking Office

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A World Food Program food distribution site in Bentiu, South Sudan. The U.N. says nearly 5 million people in the country do not have enough food, and in one region people are already dying of starvation. Kate Holt/AP hide caption

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The Two-Way - News Blog

In South Sudan, People Are Dying Of Hunger As Civil War Continues

The U.N. says nearly 5 million people do not have enough food, and issued a formal famine declaration for Unity State in the north-central part of the country.

In South Sudan, People Are Dying Of Hunger As Civil War Continues

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Of the 25 Best Picture nominees Stacy Smith examined, she found only two examples of an actor over 60 who was essential to the story. The characters appeared in Birdman and Spotlight -- and both were played by Michael Keaton. Atsushi Nishijima/ Fox Searchlight hide caption

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Movie Interviews

In A Film Industry Focused On Youth, Older Characters Are Tough To Find

A study of the 25 films nominated for Best Picture Oscars over the past three years, found less than 12 percent of the characters were people over the age of 60.

In A Film Industry Focused On Youth, Older Characters Are Tough To Find

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An airstrike targeting an Islamic State group cash and finance distribution center near Mosul, Iraq, as shown in a video released by the U.S. military. AP hide caption

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New Report Finds ISIS Territorial Defeats Are Also Hitting The Group's Wallet

The researchers found that ISIS took in approximately 50 percent less income last year than in 2014. That's because its financial fortunes are linked to the amount of territory it controls.

New Report Finds ISIS Territorial Defeats Are Also Hitting The Group's Wallet

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Led by women in pink "pussyhats," hundreds of thousands of people packed the streets of Washington and other cities in a massive outpouring of opposition to America's new president, Donald Trump. Jason Redmond/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Code Switch

Today's Feminism: Too Much Marketing, Not Enough Reality

It seems that "feminism" in 2017 is more concerned with promoting superficial trappings of genuine equality than with doing the tough work to address the hard facts of gender and racial inequality, writes Amy Alexander.