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President Trump hosts Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe last month at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Fla. North Korea tested a missile during Abe's visit and guests at the club overhead the two leaders discussing the incident. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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Politics

GAO Agrees To Review Costs Of Trump's Trips To Mar-A-Lago

The Government Accountability Office has agreed to review costs and security measures associated with President Trump's visits to Mar-a-Lago. Trump has spent five weekends there since taking office.

GAO Agrees To Review Costs Of Trump's Trips To Mar-A-Lago

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Volunteers gather bags of groceries for people seeking assistance at a food pantry in Concord, Mass. Many groups that help low-income families get food aid say they've seen an alarming drop recently in the number of immigrants applying for help. Yoon S. Byun/Boston Globe/Getty Images hide caption

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The Salt

Deportation Fears Prompt Immigrants To Cancel Food Stamps

Groups that help low-income families get food aid report a big drop in the number of immigrants seeking help. Some are canceling government benefits for fear it will affect their immigration status.

Deportation Fears Prompt Immigrants To Cancel Food Stamps

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Summer Zervos, shown with attorney Gloria Allred on earlier this year in Washington, D.C., accuses President Trump of sexual harassment and has filed a lawsuit against him. Mike Coppola/Getty Images hide caption

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Politics

Trump Lawyers Claim Immunity In Sex Harassment Suit, Just As Bill Clinton Did

Summer Zervos, a former contestant on The Apprentice, says President Trump engaged in "disgusting touching." His legal team wants the case dismissed, at least until after he leaves the White House.

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Parallels - World News

What Russia's Protests Mean For Putin's Opposition

Russians are still trying to understand exactly what happened over the weekend, when thousands of people took part in anti-government rallies — the biggest demonstration of discontent since 2012.

Older adults have been excluded from some websites that post jobs, according to Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan. Jonathan McHugh/Getty Images/Ikon Images hide caption

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Business

Older Workers Find Age Discrimination Built Right Into Some Job Sites

The websites screen out older job seekers by limiting the dates you can fill in forms, an investigation by the Illinois attorney general found. But other sites say they make a point of fairness.

Older Workers Find Age Discrimination Built Right Into Some Job Sites

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Veteran Mississippi journalist Bill Minor (seated) points out a ceiling inscription to state Sen. David Jordan, D-Greenwood, at the lectern) in Mississippi Senate chambers in 2015. Minor, who died on Tuesday, was being honored in the 2015 ceremony with a Senate concurrent resolution citing his impact on the state's culture. Rogelio V. Solis/AP hide caption

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The Two-Way - News Blog

Mississippi Journalist Who Chronicled Civil Rights Era Dies At 94

Wilson "Bill" Minor spent nearly 70 years documenting Mississippi's tumultuous political and social transformations. He was writing up until the last few months of his life.

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History

A Researcher Reconnects With Her Ancestors' Slave Past At Madison's Estate

Michelle Taylor is taking part in a project to reconstruct slave cabins at Montpelier, the estate of President James Madison. Through her research, she discovered a personal connection to the site.

A Researcher Reconnects With Her Ancestors' Slave Past At Madison's Estate

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Around the Nation

Police Warning Shots May Be In For A Comeback

Police are trained to avoid warning shots for tactical and legal reasons. This long-standing prohibition is being reconsidered under public pressure to reduce deadly shootings by police.

Police Warning Shots May Be In For A Comeback

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EVATAR is a book-sized lab system that can replicate a woman's reproductive cycle. Each compartment contains living tissue from a different part of the reproductive tract. The blue fluid pumps through each compartment, chemically connecting the various tissues. Courtesy of Northwestern University hide caption

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Shots - Health News

Device Mimicking Female Reproductive Cycle Could Aid Research

Scientists have assembled a lab system from living tissue that can replicate a woman's 28-day hormonal cycle. The goal is to use the system to find new ways to treat a host of women's health problems.

U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin speaks during a press conference at the G 20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting in Baden-Baden, southern Germany, on March 18. Thomas Kienzle/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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The Two-Way - News Blog

Senator: Treasury Secretary's Plug For 'Lego Batman' May Be Ethical Violation

Last week, Stephen Mnuchin told a crowd he couldn't legally promote movies he helped fund, then recommended one. His audience laughed. The ranking senator on the Senate Finance Committee isn't amused.

Tenor Scott Joiner and mezzo-soprano Viktoria Falcone try to find love via Tinder in a still from Connection Lost: The Tinder Opera. YouTube hide caption

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Deceptive Cadence

'The Tinder Opera' Creators Hope You Swipe Right On Online Opera

"Connection Lost: The Tinder Opera" is an 11-minute video dramatizing a young man's quest for love via the popular dating app. It marks an effort to adapt a 400-year-old art form to modern media.

'The Tinder Opera' Creators Hope You Swipe Right On Online Opera

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A tour group visits the tomb of President James K. Polk and his wife Sarah Childress Polk on the grounds of the Tennessee State Capitol. Chas Sisk/Nashville Public Radio hide caption

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Finding A Place For President Polk's Body To Truly Rest In Peace

Nashville Public Radio

The body of former President James Polk may be on the move again. He's been buried on the grounds of the Tennessee state Capitol, but there's discussion about moving his remains to his former home.

Finding A Place For President Polk's Body To Truly Rest In Peace

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