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The Outspoken Spanish Nun Who's Made Herself A Political Force

From her convent on a sacred mountain, Benedictine nun Teresa Forcades — a feminist medical doctor with a Ph.D. in public health — is a prominent leftist and leading advocate of Catalan independence.

Out On The Street Spanish Gold
Zenophile Mylo

Illinois Republican gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner says under certain conditions, he would support a higher minimum wage in his state. Seth Perlman/AP hide caption

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Shifting Stance, Some GOP Candidates Back State Minimum Wage Hikes

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Don't Leave Me Dry Spanish Gold
Rather Never Know Bronze Radio Return

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The Outspoken Spanish Nun Who's Made Herself A Political Force

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I Don't Want You as a Ghost Tired Pony
Sandstorm Charlie Palmieri & Palmieri, Charlie

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Dems Probably Won't Take The House, So Why Are They Raising So Much?

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Pump Up the Jam Technotronic
C 130 Brownout
Cirrus Bonobo
Nautil Us Le Loup & Seuil

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#Gamergate Controversy Fuels Debate On Women And Video Games

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Go Cubs Go Steve Goodman
Old Pine Ben Howard
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Grieving But Grateful, Ebola Survivors In Liberia Give Back

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Old Friend Sea Wolf
Tidal Imogen Heap
Swagger Mocean Worker

Voters walk to an early voting site to cast their ballots on Aug. 11 in Miami. On Wednesday, a federal appeals court in Ohio upheld a decision extending early voting in that state. Meanwhile, as Election Day nears, courts are still considering cases about early voting in North Carolina, and voter ID requirements in Texas and Wisconsin. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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As Election Nears, Voting Laws Still Unclear In Some States

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KING TUBBY MEETS THE ROCKERS ERNEST RANGLIN & MONTY ALEXANDER

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