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Juliet Roa takes a selfie as supporters of President Donald Trump wave flags outside of an early voting location at the John F. Kennedy Library, Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2020, in Hialeah, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky) Lynne Sladky/AP hide caption

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Within The Early Voting Boom, Youth Turnout Seems To Be Surging

More than 6 million voters under the age of 30 have cast early ballots, compared to roughly 2 million at the same time in 2016. The number of first-time voters in that group has doubled in four years.

Trump supporters and Trump protesters watch as the motorcade carrying President Donald Trump passes by on Sept.1 in Kenosha, Wis. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

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'Guns, Protests And Elections Do Not Mix': Conflict Experts See Rising Warning Signs

If no clear winner emerges on election night, experts in global conflict warn that protesters and counterprotesters could clash in the streets, making conditions ripe for potential violence.

'Guns, Protests And Elections Do Not Mix': Conflict Experts See Rising Warning Signs

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Learning to ride a bike can lead to memorable tumbles. It's the brain's "time cells," scientists now say, that help organize and seal those experiences in our minds. Peter Cade/Getty Images hide caption

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Why Some Memories Seem Like Movies: 'Time Cells' Discovered In Human Brains

Scientists have identified special cells in the human brain that organize movie-like memories, helping us to relive important experiences and events.

Why Some Memories Seem Like Movies: 'Time Cells' Discovered In Human Brains

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People wearing face masks walk past an outdoor restaurant Wednesday in Frankfurt, Germany. To slow the spread of the coronavirus, restaurants will be closed from next Monday. Michael Probst/AP hide caption

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Germany Sees Generational Conflict Over Pandemic As Virus Spreads

Germany is heading into a partial lockdown. Berlin already imposed closing hours to its nightlife for the first time in decades, as Germany's leader asked youth to think of their grandparents.

A nurse conducts a coronavirus test at a newly opened mega drive-through site at El Paso Community College Valle Verde campus on July 21 in El Paso, Texas. Cengiz Yar/Getty Images hide caption

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Amid COVID Upswing, El Paso Doctor Says ICU Is 'Surreal' And 'Strange'

Dr. Ogechika Alozie, the chief medical officer of the Del Sol Medical Center in El Paso, Texas, talks about how the city is handling the surge in COVID-19 cases.

Amid COVID Upswing, El Paso Doctor Says ICU Is 'Surreal' And 'Strange'

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A health officer in a protective suit collects a swab sample to be tested for the coronavirus on Thursday in Dharmsala, India. India's confirmed coronavirus caseload surpassed 8 million on Thursday. Ashwini Bhatia/AP hide caption

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India Surpasses 8 Million Coronavirus Cases; 2nd Only To U.S.

New confirmed cases in India have been dropping recently. But the Hindu festival season, local elections and seasonal air pollution are raising concerns that the virus could surge again.

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'Tis The Season: Coping With SAD, Or Seasonal Affective Disorder

It's getting darker and colder, and there's still a pandemic. Oh, and then there's seasonal affective disorder. Here's how to spot it and what you can do.

'Tis The Season: Coping With SAD, Or Seasonal Affective Disorder

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French members of the RAID elite tactical police unit search the Notre Dame Basilica after a knife attack in Nice. A man wielding a knife killed three people and injured several others in Thursday's attack, officials said. The suspected assailant was detained shortly afterwards. Valery Hache/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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3 Dead In Apparent Terrorist Attack At Church In Nice, France

A man used a knife to kill a woman and two men at the church, according to local media reports. The mayor of Nice calls it an attack on Christianity.

3 Dead In Apparent Terrorist Knife Attack At Church In Nice, France

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Rulennis Munoz (center right) outside Lancaster Courthouse Oct. 14, after learning that the police officer who fatally shot her brother had been cleared of criminal wrongdoing by the Lancaster County District Attorney. Her mother, Miguelina Peña, and her attorney Michael Perna (far right) stood by. Brett Sholtis/WITF hide caption

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During A Mental Health Crisis, A Family's Call To 911 Turns Tragic

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A mother in Lancaster, Pa., tried for years to help her grown son get consistent treatment for schizophrenia. Then, hoping to get him involuntarily committed for care, the family called the police.

Former Department of Homeland Security chief of staff Miles Taylor, pictured in March 2018, announced he is behind the scathing anti-Trump op-ed and book published under the pen name "Anonymous." Tim Godbee/Department of Homeland Security via AP hide caption

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Ex-Homeland Security Official Outs Himself As 'Anonymous' Anti-Trump Author

Miles Taylor defended his decision to criticize the president anonymously, saying it forced him to address the merits of the claims "rather than creating distractions through petty insults."

In this Jan. 16 photo, Honduran migrants walking in a group stop before Guatemalan police near Agua Caliente, Guatemala, on the border with Honduras. The Democratic staff of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee say U.S. immigration agents in Guatemala helped officials deport Hondurans traveling in a migrant caravan early this year. Santiago Billy/AP hide caption

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Democratic Lawmakers Denounce DHS 'Ad Hoc' Migrant Deportations In Guatemala

Democratic lawmakers are demanding more information from the Trump administration about U.S. agents working in Guatemala to round up Honduran migrants and send them to the Guatemala-Honduras border.

A harvester works through a field of corn near Santa Rosa, Calif. This corn has been genetically modified, and contains bacterial genes that kill certain insects, but the genes have become less effective. Rich Pedroncelli/AP hide caption

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As Biotech Crops Lose Their Power, Scientists Push For New Restrictions

Some of the first GMOs – corn and cotton plants that have been genetically modified to fend off insects – are running into problems. Bugs have become resistant to them because they've been overused.

Philadelphia Police issue a final warning for curfew violation to protesters at 55th and Pine Streets in West Philadelphia, on Wednesday, the third straight night of protesting and unrest after the fatal shooting of Walter Wallace Jr. by police. Anadolu Agency/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images hide caption

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Philadelphia Police Vow To Release Body Camera Footage In Walter Wallace Shooting

The police commissioner said the officer body camera footage and 911 tapes would be released once Walter Wallace's family has reviewed the materials. The Fraternal Order of Police supports the move.

Looks like your spice rack on steroids? Nope. Although the colors are a feast for the eyes. Caitlin Cunningham Photography/Forbes Pigment Collection at the Harvard Art Museums hide caption

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Tiny Little Jars Contain Big, Bold Colors In The Forbes Pigment Collection

Conservators, preservationists, artists, art historians and serious art fans can consult the Harvard Art Museums' collection to analyze and imitate the colors that painters used many centuries ago.

U.S. federal agencies sent an alert Wednesday night that there is "credible information of an increased and imminent cybercrime threat" to hospitals and healthcare providers. Nicolas Asfouri/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. Hospitals Targeted In Rising Wave Of Ransomware Attacks, Federal Agencies Say

An alert warns hospitals and health care providers that there is "credible information of an increased and imminent cybercrime threat."

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