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Aging Tunnels Under Hudson River Threaten To Disrupt Transport, Commerce

It's been 105 years since the rail tunnels between Manhattan and New Jersey were built. But even as they show their wear and tear, politicians disagree on who should foot the bill to replace them.

U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptors are seen parked at Kadena Air Base on the island of Okinawa in Japan. The U.S. military established a presence on Okinawa during World War II. Yoshikazu Tsuno/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Do America's Military Bases Abroad Help Or Hinder Global Security?

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An attendee plays video games at the Gamescom 2015 gaming trade fair on August 5, 2015 in Cologne, Germany. Sascha Schuermann/Getty Images hide caption

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Talking About Women's Issues In Gaming Still Taboo, Developer Says

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Aging Tunnels Under Hudson River Threaten To Disrupt Transport, Commerce

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"If you get in an accident where you're not bleeding, motorcyclists say to just get back on and go ride for an hour," says George Lewis Jr., who performs as Twin Shadow. Milan Zrnic/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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After A Harrowing Bus Accident, Twin Shadow Is Back In The Saddle

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Fear The Walking Dead follows high school English teacher Travis Manawa (Cliff Curtis) and guidance counselor Madison Clark (Kim Dickens) as they deal with the fallout of a mysterious outbreak. Justin Lubin/AMC hide caption

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In 'Walking Dead' Spin-Off, Expect To Get An Apocalyptic Education

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