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Jeb Bush (left) and Marco Rubio at the CNBC Republican presidential debate Wednesday. Their battling of late is leaving some Florida Republicans with an uncomfortable choice.
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Joan and Sanford Weill's $20 million gift to Paul Smith's College in New York was later withdrawn, after their insistence that the school be renamed drew opposition.
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A woman prays at Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, D.C. The shift away from religion among Americans has taken place in a relatively short period of time.
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Flares at the Bridgeton Landfill outside St. Louis burn off noxious fumes, including those generated by an underground fire that's been burning since 2010. The "fire" is really a high-temperature chemical reaction that consumes the waste below the landfill's surface.
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