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Amy Klobuchar Runs On A Record Of Accomplishments — Including With Republicans

The Minnesota Democratic senator and 2020 presidential candidate has touted a bipartisan approach and stopped short of embracing some progressive priorities, distinguishing her from many competitors.

Amy Klobuchar Runs On A Record Of Accomplishments — Including With Republicans

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Eloisa Tamez of El Calaboz, Texas, walks along the border wall in her backyard. She took the government to court over surveying her land and over the compensation she received for the land needed for border wall construction. Reynaldo Leanos Jr./Texas Public Radio hide caption

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Rio Grande Valley Landowners Plan To Fight Border Wall Expansion

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A decade ago, dozens of Texas landowners fought the federal government's efforts to build a wall on their land. Those battles are beginning again as new walls are planned for the Rio Grande Valley.

Rio Grande Valley Landowners Plan To Fight Border Wall Expansion

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A railroad crossing is flooded with water from the Platte River, in Plattsmouth, Nebraska, after record high floodwaters inundated regions of the Midwest following an intense winter storm and rapid snow melt. Nati Harnik/AP hide caption

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Nebraska Floods: 74 Cities, 65 Counties Declare State of Emergency

Vice President Mike Pence will visit Nebraska Tuesday to survey damage caused by Midwest floods that have killed at least four people and displaced hundreds.

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Trial To Begin For White Police Officer Who Shot Unarmed Black Teen

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Former East Pittsburgh police officer Michael Rosfeld fatally shot Antwon Rose last summer, sparking local protests.

Trial To Begin For White Police Officer Who Shot Unarmed Black Teen

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For certain species, a market preference for plate-sized whole fillets is driving fishermen to target smaller fish, like these juvenile Malabar snappers. That means some wild fish aren't getting the chance to reproduce before they're caught. Andre Brugger hide caption

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Why Restaurant Demand For Smaller Fish Fillets Is Bad News For Oceans

Many U.S. chefs and retailers prefer intact fillets that constitute a single portion. That demand is driving overfishing for young fish that haven't reproduced. A new campaign aims to change that.

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'Shocked' New Zealand Rifle Club Revokes Membership Of Mosque Shootings Suspect

In the days following Friday's attack, more details are emerging about the alleged gunman. The country's police force believes he acted alone.

'Shocked' New Zealand Rifle Club Revokes Membership Of Mosque Shootings Suspect

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Marcelo Gleiser, 60, won the 2019 Templeton Prize for his work finding the common ground between science and spirituality. Eli Burakian/Dartmouth College hide caption

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Marcelo Gleiser Wins Templeton Prize For Quest To Confront 'Mystery Of Who We Are'

The prestigious award comes with nearly $1.5 million in winnings. The physicist, who teaches at Dartmouth and has written for NPR, says he's driven by the "many questions we still have no clue about."

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler, D-N.Y., is one of four high-ranking Democrats to sign a letter to the FBI requesting an investigation into the actions of Li "Cindy" Yang. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call,Inc. / Getty Images hide caption

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Democrats Call For Investigation Into Pro-Trump Former Owner Of Massage Parlors

Top Democrats in Congress are concerned that the actions of Li "Cindy" Yang could allow "adversary governments ... to acquire potential material for blackmail or other even more nefarious purposes."

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Ex-White House Economist Alan Krueger Dies; Saw Lessons For Economy In Rock Music

Princeton economist Alan Krueger, who served in the Obama White House, has died. Krueger's research interests included the minimum wage, the opioid epidemic and rock 'n' roll. He was 58.

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Stomach Of Dead Whale Contained 'Nothing But Nonstop Plastic'

In the Philippines, marine biologist Darrell Blatchley recovered the body of a young whale that showed signs of emaciation and dehydration due to the 88 pounds of plastic it had ingested.

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Japan Is Betting Big On The Future Of Hydrogen Cars

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Japan doesn't think battery electric cars are the only future for transportation. It is investing millions to ramp up production of hydrogen fuel cell vehicles, citing their convenience for consumers.

Japan Is Betting Big On The Future Of Hydrogen Cars

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Overlooked In The '70s, 'Wanda' Finally Gets Her Due

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Written and directed by its star, Barbara Loden, Wanda is based on the true story of a crime gone wrong. A restored version is now out from the Criterion Collection.

Overlooked In The '70s, 'Wanda' Finally Gets Her Due

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Police and emergency personnel stand at the 24 Oktoberplace intersection in Utrecht, where a shooting took place Monday. Several people were wounded in a shooting on a tram in the Dutch city. Robin Van Lonkhuijsen/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Utrecht Shooting: Suspect Arrested After Manhunt; 3 Died In Tram Attack

After an intensive search, Dutch police have arrested a man they call the main suspect in a shooting on a tram in the Netherlands.

The Nokona baseball glove factory in the small town of Nocona, Texas, is one of the only remaining baseball glove factories in the U.S. Bill Zeeble/KERA hide caption

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A Small Town In Texas Is Home To One Of The Last Baseball Glove Factories In The U.S.

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Texas-based Nokona has been making baseball gloves since 1934. Most of their domestic competition has moved operations overseas where America's oldest professional sport is little known.

A Small Town In Texas Is Home To One Of The Last Baseball Glove Factories In The U.S.

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