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Yoko Ono, John Lennon and their immigration attorney, Michael Wildes (right), leave the Immigration and Naturalization Service in New York City on March 16, 1972. Anthony Camerano/AP hide caption

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U.S.

John Lennon's Deportation Fight Paved Way To Obama's Deferred Action Policy

John Lennon once fought a deportation order to stay in the U.S. His lawyer uncovered documents that eventually led to a program to temporarily protect unauthorized immigrants from deportation.

The Walizer Farm in Howard, Pa., is home to three generations of Trump supporters: Jim Walizer (from left), Jason Walizer and Dennis Walizer. Courtesy of Jason Walizer hide caption

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Politics

After A Rough Summer, Pennsylvania Trump Fans Explain Why He Is Still Their Guy

8 min

After A Rough Summer, Pennsylvania Trump Fans Explain Why He Is Still Their Guy

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Berkeley, Calif., passed the nation's first soda tax in 2014. According to a new study, the tax has succeeded in cutting consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages. But there's uncertainty about whether the effect will be permanent. Robert Galbraith/Reuters hide caption

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Berkeley's Soda Tax Appears To Cut Consumption Of Sugary Drinks

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The Terrain Hotel compound was ransacked by South Sudanese troops, who went on to attack foreign aid workers holed up there. Adriane Ohanesian/AP hide caption

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Goats and Soda

U.N. Report Addresses Gang Rape Of Aid Workers In South Sudan

3 min

U.N. Report Addresses Gang Rape Of Aid Workers In South Sudan

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Hiroyuki Yamamoto, a crossing guard in Matsudo, Japan, has been trained in how to recognize and gently approach people who are wandering, or have other signs of dementia, in ways that won't frighten them. Ina Jaffe/NPR hide caption

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Shots - Health News

Japanese City Takes Community Approach To Dealing With Dementia

5 min

Japanese City Takes Community Approach To Dealing With Dementia

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Former President Bill Clinton and daughter Chelsea Clinton tour a primary school's garden in Nairobi last year as part of a tour of the Clinton Foundation's projects in Kenya. Ben Curtis/AP hide caption

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Politics

Clinton Foundation To Drastically Shrink If Hillary Clinton Is Elected

3 min

Clinton Foundation To Drastically Shrink If Hillary Clinton Is Elected

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Yoko Ono, John Lennon and their immigration attorney, Michael Wildes (right), leave the Immigration and Naturalization Service in New York City on March 16, 1972. Anthony Camerano/AP hide caption

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John Lennon's Deportation Fight Paved Way For Obama's Deferred Action Policy

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