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In the third season of Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Titus Andromedon (Tituss Burgess) gets through heartbreak by making his own version of Beyonce's Lemonade. Eric Liebowitz/Netflix hide caption

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Television

Tituss Burgess Says He Plays The Most 'Everyman' Character On 'Kimmy Schmidt'

Titus Andromedon "doesn't have money to pay the rent; he can't keep a job; he gets racially profiled," Burgess says. "I mean, so what that he ... wears women's clothes?"

Coal and steel jobs were once plentiful in Steubenville, Ohio. Today, the local hospital is the top employer in the county. Courtesy of Rana Xavier hide caption

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Shots - Health News

After Decline Of Steel And Coal, Ohio Fears Health Care Jobs Are Next

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After Decline Of Steel And Coal, Ohio Fears Health Care Jobs Are Next

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Muslims and supporters gather on the steps of Borough Hall in Brooklyn, N.Y., during a protest against President Trump's temporary travel ban in February. Kathy Willens/AP hide caption

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The Two-Way

Supreme Court Revives Parts Of Trump's Travel Ban As It Agrees To Hear Case

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Supreme Court Revives Parts Of Trump's Travel Ban As It Agrees To Hear Case

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Copies of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, on sale in an Arlington, Virginia bookstore in 2000. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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Book News & Features

On Harry Potter's 20th Anniversary, Listen To His NPR Debut

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On Harry Potter's 20th Anniversary, Listen To His NPR Debut

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Charles Camiel looks into the camera for a facial recognition test before boarding his JetBlue flight to Aruba at Logan International Airport in Boston. Robin Lubbock/WBUR hide caption

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Facial Recognition May Boost Airport Security But Raises Privacy Worries

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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., walks through the U.S. Capitol on Thursday following the release of a draft of the Senate Republicans' health care bill. An updated version was released on Monday. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Senate Republicans Alter Health Care Bill To Avoid 'Death Spiral'

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Whole genome sequencing could become part of routine medical care. Researchers sought to find out how primary care doctors and patients would handle the results. Cultura RM Exclusive/GIPhotoStock/Getty Images/Cultura Exclusive hide caption

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Routine DNA Sequencing May Be Helpful And Not As Scary As Feared

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In the third season of Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Titus Andromedon (Tituss Burgess) gets through heartbreak by making his own version of Beyonce's Lemonade. Eric Liebowitz/Netflix hide caption

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Tituss Burgess Says He Plays The Most 'Everyman' Character On 'Kimmy Schmidt'

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