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Escaping South Sudan's Violence Means Tolerating Hunger

The conflict in South Sudan pitting forces loyal to the president against those loyal to his erstwhile vice president is exacerbating what aid groups say is a potential hunger catastrophe.

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'The Farm' Is A Terrifying Break From Reality — Or Is It?

Tom Rob Smith's latest thriller is based on his own frightening real-life experience with his mother's mental illness. Smith says he hopes readers will take away something positive from his story.

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More And More, Young Women Are Being Diagnosed With ADHD

Boys are more likely to be diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder than girls, though both sexes are equally affected. Women are increasingly seeking treatment as young adults.

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FBI Director Comey Looks Ahead To His Next Nine Years

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How A Lack Of Toilets Puts India's Women At Risk Of Assault

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More And More, Young Women Are Being Diagnosed With ADHD

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Hospitals Put Pharmacists In The ER To Cut Medication Errors

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Escaping South Sudan's Violence Often Means Going Hungry

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After Shootings, Extended Silence: What The Border Patrol Hasn't Said

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