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Shots - Health News

CDC: U.S. Suicide Rates Have Climbed Dramatically

Guns are the most common method used for suicide, accounting for the deaths of almost half the people who kill themselves, a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study finds.

Last year, 10.1 percent of the workforce was independent contractors, down from 10.7 percent in 2005, according to a new survey by the Labor Department. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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1 In 10 Workers Is An Independent Contractor, Labor Department Says

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A federal court hears arguments in a case brought by Democratic lawmakers about whether the Trump Organization's business dealings with foreign governments violates the Constitution's Emoluments Clause. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump Organization Deals In Asia Fuel Debate On Emoluments Lawsuit

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Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., departs after taking questions from reporters about a closed-door GOP meeting on immigration Thursday. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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Politics

Immigration Debate Shines Spotlight On Divided House GOP

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Immigration Debate Shines Spotlight On Divided House GOP

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South Koreans protest against the April 27 inter-Korean summit, when North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in met at the border. Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images hide caption

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Will Trump Raise North Korea's Human Rights Abuses At Summit With Kim Jong Un?

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The Band's Visit star Katrina Lenk performs at NPR's Tiny Desk on May 15, 2018. Eslah Attar/NPR hide caption

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Music Interviews

The Cast Of 'The Band's Visit' On What Makes The Broadway Smash Relatable

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The Cast Of 'The Band's Visit' On What Makes The Broadway Smash Relatable

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