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The two self-funding billionaire candidates, Mike Bloomberg and Tom Steyer, together have spent more on ads than all the other Democratic candidates combined through Jan. 13. Connie Hanzhang Jin/NPR hide caption

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Volunteers paint a banner for the front of the demonstration. Organizers hosted the event to bring supporters together ahead of this year's Women's March, scheduled for Saturday. Isabella Gomez Sarmiento/NPR hide caption

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After Controversial Leaders Step Down, The Women's March Tries Again In 2020

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Recording Academy President and CEO Deborah Dugan speaks during the 62nd Grammy Awards Nominations Conference at CBS Broadcast Center in November. Angela Weiss/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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A view of Jeffrey Epstein's stone mansion on Little St. James Island. Prosecutors in the Virgin Islands on Tuesday filed a civil lawsuit that accuses Epstein of human trafficking that victimized young women and children as young as 11 years old. Some of the alleged activity happened as recent as 2018. Gabriel Lopez Albarran/AP hide caption

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Details about the forthcoming assistance for earthquake victims remain vague but a spokesman for the Federal Emergency Management Agency told NPR the funds will be released "on an ongoing basis." Carlos Giusti/AP hide caption

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The White House has said that President Trump was acting within his legal authority when he froze military aid to Ukraine. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption

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Trump Broke The Law In Freezing Ukraine Funds, Watchdog Report Concludes

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Former Canadian military reservist Patrik Jordan Mathews and two Americans face charges related to possessing an illegal assault rifle, as part of an extremist group called The Base. Mathews is seen here in an undated picture from the Royal Canadian Mounted Police in Winnipeg, Manitoba, last August. RCMP Manitoba/via Reuters hide caption

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Sepsis arises when the body overreacts to an infection, and blood vessels throughout the body become leaky. Researchers now estimate that about 11 million people worldwide died with sepsis in 2017 alone — that's about 20% of all deaths. Medic Image/Universal Images Gr/Getty Images hide caption

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Stealth Disease Likely To Blame For 20% Of Worldwide Deaths

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A team of Stanford University researchers designed the PigeonBot. Lentink Lab/Stanford University hide caption

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'PigeonBot' Brings Robots Closer To Birdlike Flight

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FBI headquarters in Washington. The bureau is changing its policy on election security notifications to prepare for the 2020 presidential race. J. David Ake/AP hide caption

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Lev Parnas (left) says text messages last year between him and congressional candidate Robert Hyde about surveilling former Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch were taken out of context. But Ukrainian police are investigating the allegations. Al Drago/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Tesla CEO Elon Musk speaks during the unveiling of the Tesla Model Y in Hawthorne, Calif., on March 14, 2019. Frederic J. Brown/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Electric Burn: Those Who Bet Against Elon Musk And Tesla Are Paying A Big Price

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Scientists put several litters of wolf puppies through a standard battery of tests. Many pups, such as this one named Flea, wouldn't fetch a ball. But then something surprising happened. Christina Hansen Wheat hide caption

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Fetching With Wolves: What It Means That A Wolf Puppy Will Retrieve A Ball

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Boeing 737 Max aircraft operated by Southwest Airlines crowd the tarmac of the airport in Victorville, Calif., after the Federal Aviation Administration grounded the planes last year. Mark Ralston/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Fire swept through Australia's Wollemi National Park, but firefighters were able to save rare groves of prehistoric Wollemi pines. New South Wales National Parks and Wildlife Service via Reuters hide caption

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