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President Trump arrives at a campaign rally in Elkhart, Ind., on May 10, where he tried to fire up support for GOP senate candidate Mike Braun, who is challenging Democratic incumbent Sen. Joe Donnelly in a state Trump won easily in 2016. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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Trump Is Sticking To His Playbook To Win The Midterms

His approval numbers, the economy — even the Russia probe — could all help Trump boost the GOP. But some in the White House worry Republicans in Congress don't understand the headwinds 2018 brings.

Trump Is Sticking To His Playbook To Win The Midterms

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Family Suicide Attacks: Indonesia Must Deradicalize Mothers And Kids Too

Following the attacks in East Java, we may not see family suicide bombers again. But they serve as a useful wake-up call to seriously evaluate deradicalization programs.

Head prosecutor Fred Westerbeke speaks next to a part of the Buk rocket that was fired on flight MH17 during the news conference of the Joint Investigation Team, in Bunnik, Netherlands on Thursday. Robin Van Lonkhuijsen/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Missile That Downed MH17 Came From Russian Military, Investigators Say

The plane was shot down over eastern Ukraine in July 2014, killing 298 people aboard. Russia has denied involvement.

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3 Things You Should Know About Europe's Sweeping New Data Privacy Law

The General Data Protection Regulation goes into effect Friday, but it also has implications in the U.S. Firms like Spotify and eBay now say you can ask them to delete data about you they've stored.

3 Things You Should Know About Europe's Sweeping New Data Privacy Law

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Fourteen airmen who help secure an Air Force's missile base in Wyoming have been disciplined, after investigators uncovered a drug ring. Here, a mockup of a Minuteman 3 nuclear missile is seen at F. E. Warren Air Force Base, Wyo. Robert Burns/AP hide caption

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Air Force Uncovered LSD Use Among Airmen Guarding Nuclear Missiles

Military investigators cracked the ring in 2016, after one of the service members made the mistake of posting material to social media.

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Congress Working To Stop Vast Amounts Of Opioids Sent Through U.S. Postal Service

Congressional investigators say hundreds of millions of dollars of fentanyl is coming into the U.S. by mail. But lawmakers are finding it hard to stop.

Deadly Delivery: Opioids By Mail

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Yulia Skripal Says She And Father 'Lucky' To Survive Attack With Nerve Agent

In her first appearance on camera since the March poisoning, Skripal said that she was concentrating on nursing her father back to health, but that she eventually hoped to return to Russia.

"We proved to the world that a completely Spanish song can take over the world," J Balvin says. "This is just the beginning." Orli Arias/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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J Balvin Won't Settle For Anything Less Than World Domination

After cracking the American pop charts last year, the Colombian reggaeton star is following the success of "Mi Gente" with his fifth album, Vibras. And he knows you're still listening.

J Balvin Won't Settle For Anything Less Than World Domination

New cars and cargo containers are shown in a staging area, on April 6, 2018, at the Port of Tacoma in Wash. On Wednesday, President Donald Trump ordered the Commerce secretary to look into whether tariffs are needed on vehicles and auto parts imported to the U.S. Ted S. Warren/AP hide caption

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Trump Weighs Tariffs On Imported Cars

President Trump has instructed Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross to consider new protections for the domestic auto industry. He's relying on the same authority used to justify steel and aluminum tariffs.

Milwaukee Bucks guard Sterling Brown warms up before an NBA basketball game against the Chicago Bulls on Jan. 28 in Chicago. A few days before that game, he was tased and arrested by Milwaukee police after they approached him over a parking violation. Nam Y. Huh/AP hide caption

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Milwaukee Police Disciplined For Using Stun Gun On NBA Player

Police used the device while arresting Sterling Brown, a rookie with the Milwaukee Bucks, in January. On Wednesday, Milwaukee's police chief said that the officers had acted inappropriately.

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'They Were All Slaughtered': Amnesty Says Rohingya Militants Massacred Hindus

Amnesty International alleges a Rohingya insurgent group killed dozens of villagers last August. Afterward, Myanmar launched a campaign that one U.N. official says bears the "hallmarks of genocide."

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'The Split' Explores The Price And Permutations Of Breaking Up

Fresh Air

The six-part series centers around members of the Defoe family — high-end lawyers specializing in marital issues whose own private lives are as furtive and messy as the cases they're handling.

'The Split' Explores The Price And Permutations Of Breaking Up

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Gay rights advocate Gavin Grimm attends the GLAAD Rising Stars Luncheon on May 5, 2017, in New York City. A federal judge has now ruled in favor of Grimm in his years-long legal battle with a Virginia school board for denying him access to the boys' bathroom. It's not clear if the board will appeal. Ben Gabbe/Getty Images for GLAAD hide caption

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'I Hope This Will Set A Precedent,' Says Trans Teen Who Won Case Over Bathroom Access

Gavin Grimm was a high school student in Virginia when his local school board denied him access to the boys' bathroom. His case has stretched for years; now a federal judge has decided in his favor.

'I Hope This Will Set A Precedent,' Says Trans Teen Who Won Case Over Bathroom Access

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First Listen: Neko Case, 'Hell-On'

A quarter-century into Case's career, her words still feel intensely personal and utterly oblique, as if she's whispering her darkest secrets in Sanskrit.

Hell-On

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White House senior adviser Jared Kushner denied any wrongdoing in the Russia case last July and the administration is now restoring his top-level security clearance. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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Kushner To Regain Top Clearance Following Mueller Interview

White House senior adviser and President Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner met with the special counsel's office for seven or eight hours and may now be out of the woods legally.

Under rules outlined in a newly-unveiled Trump administration proposal crisis pregnancy centers and other organizations that do not provide standard contraceptive options, like the birth control pill or IUDs, could find it easier to apply for Title X funds. Peter Dazeley/Getty Images hide caption

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Under Trump, Family Planning Funds Could Go To Groups That Oppose Contraception

Several groups that promote natural family planning and abstinence education say newly proposed guidelines could open the door for them to receive federal family planning funds for the first time.

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