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Bannon's Magazine Interview; 'Daily Stormer' Moves To Dark Web

Steve Bannon, the controversial White House chief strategist, gives an eye-opening interview to a liberal magazine. Also a neo-Nazi website uses the dark web to operate.

Thursday, August 17th, 2017

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President Trump has said he is considering a pardon for former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, who was recently convicted on federal criminal contempt charges. Trump is holding a rally in Phoenix next Tuesday. Mary Altaffer/AP hide caption

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Phoenix Mayor Asks Trump To Delay Visit, Hoping For 'More Sound Judgment'

President Trump says he's "seriously considering" a pardon for former Sheriff Joe Arpaio. Doing so would "enflame emotions and further divide our nation," says Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton.

The maternal mortality rate in the U.S. is the highest among affluent nations. Researchers believe that with better education, postpartum nurses could help mothers identify life-threatening complications. Mart Klein/Getty Images hide caption

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Many Nurses Lack Knowledge Of Health Risks To Mothers After Childbirth

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A nationwide survey shows that postpartum nurses often fail to warn mothers about potentially life-threatening complications following childbirth, mainly because they need more education themselves.

Many Nurses Lack Knowledge Of Health Risks To Mothers After Childbirth

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Brandon Martinez, 16, lies in a hospital bed while his father Jose de Jesus Martinez visits him in the intensive care unit at North Central Baptist Hospital in San Antonio, Texas. Courtesy of Alex Galvez hide caption

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He Crossed The Border In A Packed, Unventilated Trailer And Survived

Brandon Martinez. 16, was one of nearly 40 undocumented immigrants found in a trailer in San Antonio. His father laments that his son suffered so much to cross the border, just like he did.

He Crossed The Border In A Packed, Unventilated Trailer And Survived

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Binge-drinking sounds like an all-night bender, but here's a reality check: Many social drinkers may "binge" without knowing it. Women who drink four or more drinks on an occasion are binge-drinking. Ann Boyajian/Getty Images/Illustration Works hide caption

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With Heavy Drinking On The Rise, How Much Is Too Much?

Binge-drinking sounds like an all-night bender, but here's a reality check: Many social drinkers may "binge" without knowing it. Women who drink four or more drinks on an occasion are binge-drinking.

With Heavy Drinking On The Rise, How Much Is Too Much?

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Marina Satti and dancers rehearsing for the music video to "Mantissa," a "love song to yourself" that has become an anthem for young Greeks facing unemployment due to the debt crisis. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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A Greek Summer Hit Fills A Generation With Hope

Marina Satti's song "Mantissa" ("Seer") has resonated with a generation of young Greeks trying to stay optimistic after the country's debt crisis and austerity.

A Greek Summer Hit Fills A Generation With Hope

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Probiotic Bacteria Could Protect Newborns From Deadly Infection

Each year more than 600,000 babies die of sepsis. Researchers have found a simple way to prevent it: Feed babies probiotic bacteria that are common in kimchi, pickles and other fermented vegetables.

Probiotic Bacteria Could Protect Newborns From Deadly Infection

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Lilly Hiatt's new album, Trinity Lane, is out August 25. Alysse Gafkjen/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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First Listen: Lilly Hiatt, 'Trinity Lane'

In this Nashville songwriter's hands, an examination of the wounds wrought by relationships is an occasion for exacting honesty.

Trinity Lane

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In this photo taken by Russian cosmonaut Sergey Ryazanskiy, the SpaceX Dragon capsule arrives at the International Space Station on Wednesday, stocked with scientific equipment, supplies — and ice cream. NASA via AP hide caption

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The Best Item In An Astronaut's Care Package? Definitely The Ice Cream

Unlike other cargo vehicles, the SpaceX spacecraft can return to Earth without burning up. So it's equipped with freezers for transporting medical samples — and the occasional frozen treat.

The Best Item In An Astronaut's Care Package? Definitely The Ice Cream

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While doctors and nurses have an ethical duty to treat all patients, they are not immune to feelings of dread when it comes to patients who are hateful or belligerent. A well-known article from the 1970s spoke to this. Sally Elford/Getty Images hide caption

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After Charlottesville, A Doctor Reflects On Hateful Patients And His Own Biases

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Medical professionals take pride in their commitment to care for all patients. But that pride doesn't shield them from the difficult ones.

Doug Bergeson lies on a hospital bed at Aurora BayCare Medical Center in Green Bay, Wis., on June 25, before a doctor removed a nail from his heart. Bergeson had accidentally shot it into his heart earlier in the day while working on a new house in Peshtigo, Wis. He survived. Donna Bergeson/AP hide caption

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Aw, Shoot: Wisconsin Man Accidentally Fires Nail Gun Into Heart (But He's Fine)

Doug Bergeson was framing a fireplace when he dropped the nail gun. It shot a 3 1/2-inch nail through his chest and into his heart. "It kind of stung," said Bergeson, who drove himself to the ER.

U.S. Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, and other female senators were excluded from the Senate leadership health task force this summer. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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Often Missing From The Current Health Care Debate: Women's Voices

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When leaders in Washington discuss the future of American health care, women are not always in the room. Here, eight women from around the country share their personal stories, fears and hopes.