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How Dogs Understand What We Say

Dogs pay close attention to the emotion in our voices, but what about the meaning of words? A clever experiment with 250 canines shows that dogs understand more of our speech than previously thought.

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Hundreds of Kenyan women and men took to the street on Nov. 17 after a video of an unidentified woman wearing a short skirt being stripped by a group of men emerged and went viral online, sparking the #MyDressMyChoice social media campaign. Dai Kurokawa/EPA/Landov hide caption

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Viral Videos Show Kenyan Women Assaulted For Wearing Miniskirts

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Doing the Wrong Thing Kaki King
Ingots Kaki King

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How Dogs Understand What We Say

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Blues en Minuer Gaucho
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Gold-Plated Gowns And 8-inch Pumps: The Stuff That Made Starlets Shimmer

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Pentagon Expected To Release More Detainees From Guantanamo

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Ladyfingers Charbel Rouhana
Crazy Quilt Kevin Hays & Brad Mehldau

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Once Homeless, Family Feels 'Blessed To Wake Up Another Day'

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I: To All Present in the Hall of Learning: In Search of the Miraculous Mark McGuire
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Friday I'm In Love (Orchestral Pop) Walt Ribeiro