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While the number of Asian-American lawyers and law students increased greatly in recent decades, there are still few Asian-American lawyers in top positions in the legal field. Tawatdchai Muelae/Getty Images/iStockphoto hide caption

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Former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio Found Guilty

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Tourists Buying Marijuana In Las Vegas Have Nowhere To Smoke It In Las Vegas

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Power Outage In North Carolina's Outer Banks Continues

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Joe Arpaio leaves a federal courthouse in Phoenix earlier this month. The former Maricopa County sheriff was found guilty Monday of criminal contempt, a charge that carries a maximum sentence of six months in jail. Angie Wang/AP hide caption

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Campers with Williams syndrome on stage at the Grand Ole Opry performing their original song, "I Love Big," with country artist Chris Young in front of a crowd of thousands. Emily Siner/WPLN hide caption

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Country Music And Brain Research Come Together At Nashville Summer Camp

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In addition to profound exhaustion that isn't relieved with sleep, the illness now called ME/CFS includes flu-like symptoms, muscle pain, "brain fog" and various other physical symptoms, all of which typically worsen with even minor exertion. Malte Mueller/Getty Images hide caption

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President Trump bestows the Medal of Honor to retired Army medic James McCloughan Monday. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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3 Days Of Bravery: Neglecting His Own Wounds, 'Doc' Saved 10 Soldiers

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A Bundy supporter outside the Las Vegas court house. Kirk Siegler/NPR hide caption

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4 Ways Far-Right Groups Are Winning The Social Media Battle

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