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Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein announces indictments against 12 Russian intelligence agents for computer hacking, at a news conference at the Department of Justice on Friday. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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The Russia Investigations: 6 Key Insights From The Cyberspy Indictment

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A protester holds up a sign targeting Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff outside the company's headquarters in San Francisco on Monday. Laura Sydell/NPR hide caption

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Tech Workers Demand CEOs Stop Doing Business With ICE, Other U.S. Agencies

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McDonald's says it's voluntarily stopped selling salads at about 3,000 locations mainly in the Midwest. Yichuan Cao/NurPhoto via Getty Images hide caption

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A homeless man in Denver draws heroin into a syringe. Treatment centers in the city say patterns of drug use seem to be changing. While most users once relied on a single drug — typically painkillers or heroin or cocaine — an increasing number now also use meth. Andy Cross/Denver Post via Getty Images hide caption

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A Surge In Meth Use In Colorado Complicates Opioid Recovery

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Maryland Senate President Mike Miller (left) and House Speaker Michael Busch discuss an FBI briefing they received about Russian links to a company that maintains part of the state's voter registration platform during a news conference in Annapolis, Md. Brian Witte/AP hide caption

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Supporters of ousted Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif march toward Lahore's airport ahead of his arrival from London on Friday. Aamir Qureshi/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Drone footage captured by Anthony Murphy shows the outline of an ancient henge, visible in the pattern of crops grown in a field near Newgrange, Ireland. Anthony Murphy/Mythical Ireland hide caption

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Scarlett Johansson announced on Friday she is dropping out of the starring role in Rub & Tug, a film about a transgender man who ran an extensive prostitution ring during the 1970s and '80s. Jordan Strauss/Invision hide caption

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U.S. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein holds a news conference at the Department of Justice on Friday in Washington, D.C. Rosenstein announced indictments against 12 Russian intelligence agents for hacking computers during the 2016 presidential election. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Justice Department Charges Russian Cyberspies With Attack On 2016 Election

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Eight critically endangered black rhinos died following an attempt to move them from Kenya's capital, Nairobi, to a national park hundreds of kilometers away. Sayyid Abdul Azim/AP hide caption

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Critically Endangered Black Rhinos Die After Transportation To Kenya National Park

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Former Secretary of Health and Human Services Tom Price routinely took trips that ran afoul of official rules, according to an inspector general's report out Friday. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. Army soldiers pass out water, provided by FEMA, to residents in a neighborhood without grid electricity or running water in San Isidro, Puerto Rico, on Oct. 17, 2017. Mario Tama/Getty Images hide caption

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A drug user prepares a hit of heroin inside VANDU's supervised injection room. Rafal Gerszak for NPR hide caption

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Watchful Eyes: At Peer-Run Injection Sites, Drug Users Help Each Other Stay Safe

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Serena Williams serves against Evgeniya Rodina of Russia during their Ladies' Singles fourth round match on day seven of Wimbledon on July 9, 2018 in London. Clive Mason/Getty Images hide caption

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Then-Supreme Court nominee Ruth Bader Ginsburg greets her husband, Martin, during her confirmation hearing in 1993. She didn't hesitate to answer questions about Roe v. Wade and other topics she considered settle law. John Duricka/AP hide caption

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The Ginsburg Rule: False Advertising By The GOP

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Shridhar Chillal, 82, let his nails grow for over six decades. He cut them off this month. They are now on display in the Ripley's Believe It or Not! museum in New York City. Ripley's Believe It or Not® hide caption

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