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This adult elephant in Kenya was named "Desert Rose" by researchers, but does she have her own elephant name? George Wittemyer hide caption

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Wild elephants may have names that other elephants use to call them

Forget names like "Dumbo"—wild elephants appear to have their own unique names that other elephants use while talking to them in low rumbles.

Europe

Far-right surges in European parliamentary elections

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Far-right surges in European parliamentary elections

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The number of Americans who are wrongfully detained abroad has increased in the last decade. If they’re able to return to the U.S, they face bureaucratic hurdles to get their life back on track. Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. citizens detained abroad still face tax fines. Lawmakers want to change that.

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This adult elephant in Kenya was named "Desert Rose" by researchers, but does she have her own elephant name? George Wittemyer hide caption

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Wild elephants may have names

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Suppressing mosquitoes could give birds like the kiwikiu a chance to survive. “There is no place safe for them, so we have to make that place safe again,” says Chris Warren of Haleakalā National Park. “It’s the only option.”
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Maui Birds vs. Mosquitos

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President Biden meets with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy in Paris on June 7. Biden announced another $225 million in weapons for Ukraine, part of the recently approved package of $60 billion in military assistance. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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Ukraine invasion — explained

How 2 unexpected wars are defining Biden's presidency

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Biden's Two Wars

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Middle East

U.S. Ambassador to U.N. on the Security Council's vote for a ceasefire in Gaza

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U.S. Ambassador to U.N. on the Security Council's vote for a ceasefire in Gaza

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The Rev. James Lawson, an architect of the Civil Rights Movement who preached nonviolent protest, has died. He's shown here speaking to union workers in 2011 on the anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s assassination. Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images hide caption

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LAWSON, JAMES

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