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How The U.S. Helped Fight The Global AIDS Epidemic

Ten years ago Congress approved a $15 billion plan to combat HIV in developing countries. Since then, the global health initiative has funded HIV treatment for nearly 7 million people and prevented hundreds of thousands of babies from getting infected during childbirth.

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In A Divided San Francisco, Private Tech Buses Drive Tension

Some of the most heated protests in San Francisco have been over big, sleek buses — private shuttles that Silicon Valley tech companies like Google and Facebook use to get their city-living employees to work. They've become a symbol of the city's changing socioeconomic landscape.

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Diary Of Influential Nazi Given To Holocaust Museum

The diary contains handwritten notes by Alfred Rosenberg, a top aide to Adolf Hitler who helped shape Nazi ideology. Sara Bloomfield, director of the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, says it took 17 years to procure the diary.

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How The U.S. Helped Fight The Global AIDS Epidemic

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Ode To a Mountain The Melodic
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A Majority In U.S. Favor Legal Pot, But Will That Stick?

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Diary Of Influential Nazi Given To Holocaust Museum

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Some Competitors Say Free-Diving Needs A Safety Sea Change

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What Has NAFTA Meant For Workers? That Debate's Still Raging

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In A Divided San Francisco, Private Tech Buses Drive Tension

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Israeli Startup Offers Kids Social Media Training Wheels

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From 'Crash Reel' To Recovery, And Everything In Between

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Grass Valley And Beyond Joel Harrison