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The Banksy Museum in New York City features replicas of 160 original Banksys. This one is called "Good Doctor," and was originally stenciled in New York in 2010. Isabella Gomez Sarmiento/NPR hide caption

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A new Banksy Museum has opened in NYC … minus Banksy

The new museum is not authorized by the artist — who has explicitly denounced any use of his art for profit.

A new Banksy Museum has opened in NYC … minus Banksy

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Palestinians grieve relatives who were killed in an Israeli airstrike on an encampment for displaced people on Sunday, May 26, in the southern Gaza city of Rafah. Gaza health officials say 35 people were killed in the strike. Anas Baba/for NPR hide caption

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An Israeli airstrike killed 45 Palestinians in an encampment for displaced people

The Israeli military said it killed two Hamas militant leaders in the strike but Palestinian health officials say dozens of civilians who had sought shelter in an encampment were killed and injured.

Mandy Messinger's early memories of her father, Craig, are of the smell of his tobacco pipe and how he taught her to throw a baseball. Craig Messinger, was killed in a flash flood near Philadelphia in 2021. She is still processing his death. Mandy Messinger hide caption

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Her father was killed in a climate-driven flood. Here's how she's remembering him

Mandy Messinger is one of hundreds who lose loved ones to climate-linked extreme weather each year in the U.S. Her father Craig Messinger was killed in a 2021 flash flood in the Philadelphia suburbs.

Robert Kennedy, Jr., a 2024 Presidential hopeful, meets with people in June 2023 at the New Hampshire State House Visitor Center, in Concord, N.H., on June 1, 2023. Joseph Prezioso/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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He may be a longshot, but Robert F. Kennedy Jr. could impact the election

President Joe Biden and former President Donald Trump have turned their attention on Robert F. Kennedy Jr. recently. And the fact that the major party candidates are either trying to criticize him or praise him is a sign that his independent candidacy could have a real impact.

He may be a longshot, but Robert F. Kennedy Jr. could impact the election

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People gather at the site of a landslide in Maip Mulitaka in Papua New Guinea's Enga Province on May 24, 2024. Local officials and aid groups said a massive landslide struck a village in Papua New Guinea's highlands on May 24, with many feared dead.
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Fears rise of a second landslide and the spread of disease in Papua New Guinea

The blanket of debris covering a village has become more unstable with rain and streams trapped under it, officials say, and villagers digging with bare hands through muddy rubble is also concerning.

Umpire Ángel Hernández looks on during the first inning of a baseball game between the New York Yankees and the Houston Astros, Aug. 4, 2023, in New York. Frank Franklin II/AP hide caption

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Umpire Ángel Hernández, who unsuccessfully sued the MLB for discrimination, retires

During a career that lasted more than three decades, the 62-year-old Hernández was often scorned by players, managers and fans for missed calls and quick ejections — some in high-profile situations.

Zepbound is one of several weight loss medicines that people are using successfully to lose weight. But shortages have people strategizing on how to maintain their weight loss when they can't get the drug. Shelby Knowles/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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The new obesity drugs work, but it's a dilemma when people have to stop taking them

There are lots of reasons people have to stop taking the new weight loss drugs: cost, shortages, side effects and life events. And the weight usually comes back, doctors say.

GOING OFF OBESITY DRUGS

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Basketball Hall of Fame legend Bill Walton, left, jokes with Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic in February 2022 during a practice session for the NBA All-Star basketball game in Cleveland. Walton, who starred for John Wooden's UCLA Bruins before becoming a Basketball Hall of Famer and one of the biggest stars of basketball broadcasting, died Monday, the league announced on behalf of his family. He was 71. Charles Krupa/AP hide caption

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Bill Walton, a Hall of Fame player who became a star broadcaster, dies of cancer at 71

Walton starred for the UCLA Bruins before an influential but injury-derailed NBA career in Portland, San Diego and Boston. Afterward, he became one of the biggest stars in basketball broadcasting.

Bark Air officially launched this week, completing its first flight from New York to Los Angeles on Thursday. It also flies to London, and aims to add more routes in the coming months. Joe Gall/BARK hide caption

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Air travel has gone to the dogs — literally. Here’s what to know about BARK Air

BARK Air says it built its experience "dog first," offering perks like puppucchinos and pheromone blankets. It's flying between New York and LA or London and plans to add more routes soon.

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After leaving a so-called 'abortion desert,' this doctor worries about what's next

Anne Banfield left West Virginia in early 2022 and is now an OB-GYN in Maryland. As the 2024 election approaches, she fears more change and uncertainty is on the way.

A doctor moved to a state where abortion is protected. She’s concerned about the 2024 election

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The timesinks, they are a changin’. Above, a woman checks alarm clocks in a London clock factory in 1946. Eric Harlow/Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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Who has time to watch a 4-hour YouTube video? Millions of us, it turns out

You may have noticed YouTube suggesting videos with Lawrence of Arabia-length runtimes. Because nerds are gonna nerd, and well-made work draws an audience, even if it's a time commitment.

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