U.N. To Take On Antibiotic Resistance At General Assembly

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China Shows G20 World Leaders Its Temporarily Blue Skies

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Impeachment Trial Begins For Suspended Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff

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Candidates Counting Down The Days Until 'Veep' Selection

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Simone Biles took first place overall in the U.S. women's gymnastics championships on June 26 in St. Louis. Biles is expected to win several gold medals in the Olympics. Jeff Roberson/AP hide caption

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Irked By Broadcast Coverage, Gymnastics Sites Aim To Raise The Bar

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U.S. And China Both Agree On 'Brexit': U.K. Should Stay In EU

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What Does 'Presumptive' Nominee Mean?

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The Controversy Over Boycott, Divestment And Sanctions On Israel

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Words You'll Hear: Gentrification

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NPR's Past April Fools' Day Pranks

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Blame It On The Algorithm: Defining The Word That's Giving Instagrammers Fits

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Economists use the phrase "full employment" to mean the number of people seeking jobs is roughly in balance with the number of openings. heshphoto/Getty Images/Image Source hide caption

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Why Some Still Can't Find Jobs As The Economy Nears 'Full Employment'

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Words You'll Hear: 'Substantially Similar'

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Major #squadgoals? Taylor Swift (center) — with, from left, actress and singer Zendaya, models Martha Hunt and Lily Aldridge, and actresses Hailee Steinfeld and Ellen Pompeo at the 2015 Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas this May — refers to her posse as her "squad," which has prompted an aspirational hashtag. Kevin Mazur/WireImage/Getty Images hide caption

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From #Squadgoals To Schlonged, Contenders For 2015's Word Of The Year

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"Figgy pudding" is a traditional Christmas dessert that normally contains no figs — and isn't what Americans usually mean by "pudding." Edward Shaw/iStockphoto hide caption

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'Oh, Bring Us Some ... ' Wait. What Is Figgy Pudding?

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How Tech Billionaires Are Bypassing Charities To Target Their Philanthropy

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2 Degrees In Paris: The Global Warming Set To Dominate Climate Conversation

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'Pandemic' Board Game Proves Infectious

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The cover image of Adele's third album, 25. Album cover hide caption

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Adele's '25' Is Coming. Where You'll Hear It Is A Mystery For Now

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The Key To 'Accountability' — And Why You'll Be Hearing It A Lot This Week

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President Barack Obama speaks about the Trans-Pacific Partnership, or TPP, at the Agriculture Department in Washington, D.C., on Oct. 6. Nicholas Kamm /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Scrubbing A Trade Deal: Translators Get Behind The Ears Of The TPP

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