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It's All Politics

Ben Carson, The Other Republican Outsider On The Rise

The retired neurosurgeon is rising in Iowa. He's drawn big crowds in the state and he's catching up with Donald Trump in the polls there. Like Trump, he has no background in elected office.

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Just Mayo looks like mayonnaise and tastes like mayonnaise but contains no eggs. That's ruffled the feathers of the egg industry. Courtesy of Hampton Creek hide caption

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How Big Egg Tried To Bring Down Little 'Mayo' (And Failed)

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The shelf of long-lasting birth control at Children's Hospital outside Denver. The clinic's director said having the devices on hand is crucial, so young women don't have to make a second visit. But that costs money. Scott Horsley/NPR hide caption

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Colorado's Long-Lasting Birth Control Program For Teens May Not Last Long

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A wind farm in Montezuma Hills, about 40 miles northeast of San Francisco. California is considering proposals to, among other things, derive half the state's electricity from renewable sources. Carl Costas/CALmatters hide caption

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California Considers Sweeping Proposals To Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions

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Ben Carson, The Other Republican Outsider On The Rise

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Yours, Dreamily is the debut album by The Arcs, a band led by Dan Auerbach of The Black Keys. Alysse Gafkjen/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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In A New Band Of Old Friends, Dan Auerbach Finds A Few Surprises

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