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Bystander video captured an incident in which police in Cambridge, Mass., are seen punching a black Harvard student who was naked in the median. Screengrab by NPR/Cambridge Police Department/YouTube hide caption

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An undated photo shows Andrew Brunson, an American pastor, in Izmir, Turkey. Brunson's trial began Monday on charges of aiding groups said to have orchestrated an attempted coup. STR/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Secretary of State nominee Mike Pompeo testifies before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee during his confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on Thursday. Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Williams College, seen here, is one of the institutions that reportedly received a letter from the Justice Department about communications with other colleges regarding students admitted via early decision. John Greim/LightRocket via Getty Images hide caption

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Jamie Allman, a television and radio host in St. Louis, resigned Monday from his TV show on a Sinclair-owned ABC affiliate after posting a crude tweet that threatened Parkland shooting survivor and activist David Hogg. Icon Sports Wire/Corbis via Getty Images hide caption

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In May 2013, 142 newsroom employees of The Denver Post posed for a photo after the newspaper won a Pulitzer Prize for its coverage of the Aurora theater shooting in 2012. This illustration shows the original staff members who remain in April 2018. RJ Sangosti/Katie Wood/The Denver Post hide caption

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Scott Foster, an accountant who plays in an amateur recreational hockey league, was suddenly called in as an emergency backup goalie for the Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday night. Icon Sportswire/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images hide caption

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A Palestinian youth is carried on a stretcher Friday after being injured during a demonstration near the border with Israel east of Jabalia in Gaza. Mohammed Abed/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Reacquired Volkswagen and Audi diesel cars sit in a desert graveyard near Victorville, Calif., on Wednesday. Volkswagen AG has paid more than $7.4 billion to buy back about 350,000 vehicles, the automaker said in a recent court filing. Lucy Nicholson/Reuters hide caption

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Ousted Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin demurred from pointing a finger squarely at President Trump but described a VA riddled with political pressure and conflict. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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The temperature in a cryogenic tank at a fertility clinic in suburban Cleveland fluctuated earlier this month, rendering some 4,000 eggs and embryos nonviable. Lluis Gene/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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