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Badgers have been blamed for spreading disease among cattle in Britain. But a campaign to cull the badgers has been met with opposition from prominent figures like Queen guitarist Brian May, who joined this rally in Bristol earlier this month. Matt Cardy/Getty Images hide caption

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Badger Battle: British Animal Lovers Protest Cull

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Carlos Martinez, 30, shows off his new work permit, which he received after applying for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. Mamta Popat/Arizona Daily Star hide caption

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National

Young Illegal Immigrants Seek Work Permits

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Young Illegal Immigrants Seek Work Permits

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China, Japan and Taiwan all claim the Senkaku-Diaoyu islands as sovereign territory. On Tuesday, coast guard vessels from Japan and Taiwan dueled with water cannons after dozens of Taiwanese boats escorted by patrol ships sailed into waters around the islands. Yomiuri Shimbun/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Tokyo's Governor Stokes The Island Feud With China

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The African spiny mouse has the ability to regrow large patches of skin and hair without scarring. Ashley W. Seifert/Nature hide caption

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Animals

Mammalian Surprise: African Mouse Can Regrow Skin

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Mammalian Surprise: African Mouse Can Regrow Skin

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Andy Williams, shown here performing, died Tuesday at the age of 84. Tony Russell/Redferns hide caption

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The Record

'Moon River' Singer Andy Williams Has Died

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'Moon River' Singer Andy Williams Has Died

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Winemakers like Stellios Boutaris, shown near his vineyard outside Naoussa, Greece, and other business leaders have been forced to pursue new financial tactics because credit is hard to come by. Jim Zarroli/NPR hide caption

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Greek Credit Crisis Forces Winemakers, Food Canners To Adapt

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Former South Carolina Republican Rep. Bob Inglis now runs the Energy and Enterprise Initiative. Energy and Enterprise Initiative hide caption

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Energy and Enterprise Initiative

It's All Politics

New Groups Make A Conservative Argument On Climate Change

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New Groups Make A Conservative Argument On Climate Change

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Iowa Supreme Court Justice David Wiggins, right, faces a retention vote Nov. 6. Charlie Neibergall/AP hide caption

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Another Iowa Judge Faces Ballot Box Battle Due To Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

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The Avengers has brought in more money than any other movie this year — upwards of $600,000,000 domestically. Based on characters in Marvel comics, The Avengers was released on DVD on Tuesday. Walt Disney hide caption

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Pop Culture

Pow, Crash, Boom! Marvel Thrashes DC On Screen

3 min

Pow, Crash, Boom! Marvel Thrashes DC On Screen

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