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Billie Eilish, who swept the four major categories at the 2020 Grammy Awards, accepts her trophy for Song of the Year, for "Bad Guy." Robyn Beck/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Billie Eilish Sweeps Grammys In Ceremony Clouded By Controversy And Mourning

In a night when Eilish, the youngest artist to win Album and Record of the year, might have otherwise been the whole story, the Recording Academy could not quite put its recent scandals behind it.

President Trump's personal attorney Jay Sekulow (center) stands with his son, Jordan Sekulow (left), and White House counsel Pat Cipollone in the Capitol on Saturday. Julio Cortez/AP hide caption

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Trump Team Vows To Deflate Democrats' Case As 1st Week Of Impeachment Trial Wraps

President Trump's legal team opened its response to the Democrats' allegations with a rare Saturday session that said the accusers' facts were wrong and Trump must preserve his office.

Mike Pompeo is accusing veteran NPR journalist Mary Louise Kelly of lying to him. NPR's senior leadership says it stands by Kelly's reporting on the Secretary of State. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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After Contentious Interview, Pompeo Publicly Accuses NPR Journalist Of Lying To Him

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo issued an angry salvo on Saturday against Mary Louise Kelly, co-host of NPR's "All Things Considered." Kelly disputes his charges and NPR stands by her reporting.

Protesters gather on the Paso del Norte International Bridge in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico on Saturday to demand justice for artist and activist Isabel Cabanillas, 26, who was killed in the streets of Juarez, Mexico. Paul Ratje/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Activists Decry Femicides After Another Woman Is Killed In Juárez, Mexico

Activists chanted "Not one more" as they marched in Juárez Saturday. The killing of artist and activist Isabel Cabanillas ignited anger in a city with a gruesome history of violence against women.

This Thursday, Jan. 23, 2020, photo provided by the Arizona Department of Public Safety shows a dummy skeleton found after a state trooper traffic stop of a 62-year-old man for an HOV lane violation in Phoenix. (Arizona Department of Public Safety via AP) AP hide caption

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Arizona Man Caught Driving In The HOV Lane With Fake Skeleton Riding Shotgun

The 62-year-old man was cited last week for disguising a dummy skeleton wearing a bucket hat as a passenger so he could drive in the carpool lane.

Rare, Selena Gomez's first new album in over four years, is out now. "When you take that long of a break, it is pretty nerve-wracking," she says. Rich Fury/Getty Images hide caption

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Selena Gomez On Recapturing Her Public Image, Mental Health And Her No. 1 Album

In the space between 2015's Revival and her latest release, Gomez has battled Lupus, depression and anxiety, and had two high profile breakups — all while millions followed along on social media.

Selena Gomez On Recapturing Her Public Image, Mental Health And Her No. 1 Album

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Left to right: Fafa Ruffino, Mamani Keita, Niariu and Kandy Guira are members of the collective Les Amazones d'Afrique. Their new album, Amazones Power, is out now. Karen Paulina Biswell/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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West African Supergroup Les Amazones D'Afrique Returns With 'Amazones Power'

The album mixes intoxicating, danceable rhythms and a message calling out violence and other forms of mistreatment of women all over the globe.

West African Supergroup Les Amazones D'Afrique Returns With 'Amazones Power'

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Demonstrators protest against the Citizenship Amendment Act near Jamia Millia Islamia on Dec. 15 in New Delhi. Sanjeev Verma/Hindustan Times via Getty Images hide caption

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'Our Democracy Is In Danger': Muslims In India Say Police Target Them With Violence

Dozens of Indians, most of them Muslim, have been killed by police in weeks of nationwide protests against a new citizenship law. Their families believe they were singled out because of their faith.

'Our Democracy Is In Danger': Muslims In India Say Police Target Them With Violence

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Volunteer medics clear the ruins of a medical tent near Tahrir Square in Baghdad on Saturday after security forces stormed the area. They said security forces set the tent on fire burning everything in it, including medical supplies. Jane Arraf/NPR hide caption

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Iraqi Security Forces Storm Tahrir Square, Clash With Protesters

The security forces fired live bullets and tear gas and set ablaze tents where demonstrators had been living. At least one protester was killed and dozens wounded.

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Opera For Newbies: Busting Myths And Belting High Notes

A listener's guide for the opera-curious includes a little history, a little trash-talk and some gorgeous singing.

Opera For Newbies: Busting Myths And Belting High Notes

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Bigleaf Maple Syrup Flows As Profits Drip From Once-Maligned Northwest Tree

Neil McLeod, owner of Neil's Bigleaf Maple Syrup farm, keeps a close eye on his reducing sap for out of control foaming. Anna King/Northwest News Network hide caption

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Bigleaf Maple Syrup Flows As Profits Drip From Once-Maligned Northwest Tree

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The Northwest is getting into the lucrative maple syrup industry. Farmers and researchers in Washington state are beginning to tap the sweet potential of the much-maligned bigleaf maple tree.

Bigleaf Maple Syrup Flows As Profits Drip From Once-Maligned Northwest Tree

Greg Ettl, a forest ecologist for the University of Washington, shows off the tubing that will carry bigleaf maple sap down the hill using gravity at UW's Pack Forest. Anna King/Northwest News Network hide caption

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Bigleaf Maple Syrup Flows As Profits Drip From Once-Maligned Northwest Tree

Northwest News Network

The Northwest is getting into the lucrative maple syrup industry. Farmers and researchers in Washington state are beginning to tap the sweet potential of the much-maligned bigleaf maple tree.

Bigleaf Maple Syrup Flows As Profits Drip From Once-Maligned Northwest Tree

Looking up at massive bigleaf maple trees towering over a tapping system to extract their sap for syrup in Acme, Wash. Anna King/Northwest News Network hide caption

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Bigleaf Maple Syrup Flows As Profits Drip From Once-Maligned Northwest Tree

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The Northwest is getting into the lucrative maple syrup industry. Farmers and researchers in Washington state are beginning to tap the sweet potential of the much-maligned bigleaf maple tree.

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