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Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear addresses the media following the return of a grand jury investigation into the death of Breonna Taylor in Frankfort, Ky., on Wednesday. Beshear has made a request to Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron to release the grand jury transcripts to the public. Timothy D. Easley/AP hide caption

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Kentucky Governor: Breonna Taylor Grand Jury Transcripts Should Be Made Public

"People want to see and be able to judge the facts for themselves," Gov. Andy Beshear says. He reflects on the decision not to charge any officers in Taylor's death and what can be done now.

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear addresses the media following the return of a grand jury investigation into the death of Breonna Taylor in Frankfort, Ky., on Wednesday. Beshear has made a request to Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron to release the grand jury transcripts to the public. Timothy D. Easley/AP hide caption

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Kentucky Governor: Breonna Taylor Grand Jury Transcripts Should Be Made Public

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Three potential coronavirus vaccines are kept in a tray at Novavax labs in Gaithersburg, Md., in March 2020. The company has moved into phase 3 trials in the U.K. Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Novavax Researcher Says No Chance Of A 'Shortcut' In Vaccine Safety

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The Space Force has touted its fielding of the first ever all-female space operations crew as a sign that it is living up to ideals of diversity and inclusion. The crew gained satellite control acceptance of GPS satellite SVN-76 in July 2020. Dennis Rogers and Kathryn Calvert/U.S. Air Force hide caption

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The Air Force Struggles With Diversity. Can The Space Force Do Any Better?

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Suzy Margueron (seated, center) who advocates for people with hearing loss, likes to gather with friends in Paris' Luxembourg Gardens. All have transparent masks, but say it's others who should be wearing them too. Eleanor Beardsley/NPR hide caption

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France Encourages Use Of Transparent Masks To Help Those With Hearing Loss

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Matthew Fentress was diagnosed with heart disease that developed after a bout of the flu in 2014. His condition worsened three years later, and he had to declare bankruptcy when he couldn't afford his medical bills, despite having insurance. Meg Vogel for KHN hide caption

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Heart Disease Bankrupted Him Once. Now He Faces Another $10,000 Medical Bill

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Benji Backer, president of the American Conservation Coalition, testifies about climate change during a U.S. House hearing in 2019. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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'Light Years Ahead' Of Their Elders, Young Republicans Push GOP On Climate Change

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