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Vieques Still Finding Its Footing After Hurricane Destruction

The problems facing the mainland in the aftermath of hurricanes Irma and Maria didn't skip this remote Puerto Rican island. But tourists still come and houses continue to sell.

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Opinion: We Should Turn Down The Volume Of This Hot Summer

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National

Air Force Faces Pilot Shortage

7 min

Air Force Faces Pilot Shortage

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Dwayne Johnson plays a U.S. military veteran framed for setting the world's tallest building on fire — while his family is trapped in it — in the new movie Skyscraper. Legendary Pictures hide caption

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'Skyscraper' Director Made A 'Love Letter' To The Classic Action Blockbusters

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Religion

Pro Athlete To Nun

3 min

Pro Athlete To Nun

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Politics

Pruitt Resets The Ethics Bar

3 min

Pruitt Resets The Ethics Bar

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One recent study estimated that Americans are spending nearly six hours a day on their connected devices. Add television to that and the total rises to nearly 10 hours. Deborah Lee/NPR hide caption

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Many Look To Buddhism For Sanctuary From An Over-Connected World

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Sports

Saturday Sports: World Cup

4 min

Saturday Sports: World Cup

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Out Of Darkness: Puerto Rico Struggles

Vieques Still Finding Its Footing After Hurricane Destruction

4 min

Vieques Still Finding Its Footing After Hurricane Destruction

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Marsha Hunt played a maid who penned a tell-all memoir opposite Richard Carlson in the 1942 romantic comedy The Affairs Of Martha. Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/Getty Images hide caption

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Actress Marsha Hunt, 100, Has Matters Of Principle

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