A demonstrator protests the verdict in the trial of four Los Angeles police officers accused of beating motorist Rodney King outside the Los Angeles Police Department headquarters on April 29, 1992. Riots broke out in Los Angeles after a jury acquitted the four police officers accused of beating King. Mike Nelson/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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"It's Not Your Father's LAPD"—And That's A Good Thing

"It was bad for the city. It was bad for business. You can't have a city going up twice in thirty years in flames because of its police department."

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A demonstrator protests the verdict in the trial of four Los Angeles police officers accused of beating motorist Rodney King outside the Los Angeles Police Department headquarters on April 29, 1992. Riots broke out in Los Angeles after a jury acquitted the four police officers accused of beating King. Mike Nelson/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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'It's Not Your Grandfather's LAPD' — And That's A Good Thing

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Oh so Protective One Girls
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Zola Cervantes (center) and her brother, Tines, travel across the border regularly to visit their father, Gilbert, in Mexico. Courtesy of Misty Cervantes hide caption

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With A Deported Father, California Teen Lives Life Between Borders

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Sad Nile Polyversal Souls
The Groove Evil Needle
So so Lovely Shigeto

Postpartum hemorrhage is the leading cause of maternal deaths around the world. Thomas Fredberg/Getty Images/Science Photo Library hide caption

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Overlooked Drug Could Save Thousands Of Moms After Childbirth

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(Left) A close-up view of a spirally fractured mastodon femur. (Right) A boulder discovered at the Cerutti Mastodon site in San Diego County thought to have been used by early humans as a hammerstone. Tom Démeré/San Diego Natural History Museum hide caption

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New Evidence Suggests Humans Arrived In The Americas Far Earlier Than Thought

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Hott B. Visible
this was a part of the previous story We were unable to provide
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Pad Kontrol Georgia Anne Muldrow
Family Affair Mary J. Blige
Horchata The Funk Ark
Life During Wartime Talking Heads
Warm Joey Pecoraro

The few fertile women remaining in the oppressive Republic of Gilead must serve as reproductive surrogates for powerful leaders in the TV adaptation of Margaret Atwood's 1985 dystopian novel, The Handmaid's Tale. George Kraychyk/Hulu hide caption

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'Handmaid's Tale' Wants You To Feel Like 'This Could Happen Here'

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You Don't Own Me Lesley Gore
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