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Washington State Wants Judge's Restraining Order Applied To Trump's New Travel Ban

State Attorney General Bob Ferguson said Thursday he will ask the judge who stayed the first travel ban nationwide to extend that stay to the revised ban. Several other states are joining the lawsuit.

Trouble Was For Thao & the Get Down Stay Down
Mama Said Knock You Out LL Cool J
Prime Minister London Afrobeat Collective
Wrote & The Writ Johnny Flynn
Turning Point DJ Format
Funeral Band of Horses

Colored scanning electron micrograph of baker's yeast, conventionally grown in the lab. So far, researchers have been able to synthesize six of the yeast's 16 chromosomes from scratch, and think they may be able to complete all 16 by 2018. Dennis Kunkel Microscopy/Science Source hide caption

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Scientists Closer To Creating A Fully Synthetic Yeast Genome

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My Mathematical Mind Spoon
Fotografia 2 20
Cien Anos de Soledad
Kalimba Bixiga 70
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Washington State Wants Judge's Restraining Order Applied To Trump's New Travel Ban

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Ostentação Strobo
Look (feat. M. Takara & Marcelo Cabral) DJ Mako
Bees Caribou
Gaiola Da Saudade Jam Da Silva
Futura Battles

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Engineers Say Tax Increase Needed To Save Failing U.S. Infrastructure

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People Everywhere (Still Alive) Khruangbin
Blues for Basie Oscar Peterson

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After An Unexpected Rise, Earl St. Clair Is Ready For More Surprises

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Feeling Alive Earl St. Clair
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Keepin' Out of Mischief Now Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra

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