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Student Loan Watchdog Quits, Says Trump Administration 'Turned Its Back' On Borrowers

The nation's student loan watchdog has resigned from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, arguing that its current leadership has undermined efforts to protect student borrowers.

Last year, the Trump administration unveiled its goals for renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement, a deal that reshaped trade between Canada, Mexico and the United States. Lars Hagberg/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. And Mexico Reach Trade Deal; Trump Wants To Drop NAFTA Name

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Surfer Shawn Pila of Hilo, Hawaii, after Hurricane Lane brought record rainfall and high waves to the Big Island. Adrian Florido/NPR hide caption

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WATCH: Hawaii Man Surfs Drainage Canal 'Like Ninja Turtles' After Record Rainfall

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Theme from "The Endless Summer" The Sandals
In All the Wrong Places Kero One & Hero One

Previous research has shown that babies in the first year of life understand that certain individuals tend to win in social conflicts — such as individuals that are physically larger, or that come from larger social groups. Rick Lowe/Getty Images hide caption

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Toddlers Like Winners, But How They Win Matters

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Brazil Django Reinhardt
I Should Live in Salt Asgeir

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Student Loan Watchdog Quits, Says Trump Administration 'Turned Its Back' On Borrowers

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Calm Down Busta Rhymes
In the Middle
The Last Maverick Tommy Guerrero
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Roll The Bones (Unlucky Skin) Shakey Graves
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Hot In The Shade Poolside

A researcher showed people a picture of The Thinker in an effort to study the link between analytical thinking and religious disbelief. In hindsight, the researcher called his study design "silly". The study could not be reproduced. Peter Barritt/Getty Images hide caption

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In Psychology And Other Social Sciences, Many Studies Fail The Reproducibility Test

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Outlands Adam Torres
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Pad Kontrol Georgia Anne Muldrow
Chasing Clouds Kinobe
Best Secret Pete Rock

Dev Hynes a.k.a Blood Orange performs during FYF Fest 2016 in Los Angeles. Kevin Winter/Getty Images hide caption

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Blood Orange Bottles The Spirit Of An Outsider In Soulful Sweetness

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