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An advisory panel to the FDA recommends Pfizer's vaccine for kids ages 5 to 11

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The impact of social media on kids is again the focus of a Senate hearing

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White nationalists, neo-Nazis and members of the "alt-right" clash with counter-protesters as they enter Emancipation Park during the "Unite the Right" rally August 12, 2017 in Charlottesville, Virginia. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Hate on trial in Virginia, four years after deadly extremist rally

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A major gathering of anti-vaccine activists will take place this weekend at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, Tenn. While the hotel, seen here, encourages guests to wear masks, they are not mandatory. Andrew Woodley/Education Images/Universal Image hide caption

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While COVID still rages, anti-vaccine activists will gather for a big conference

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Up for debate: How to protect W.Va. from climate change without hurting its economy

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Democrats say there is new momentum for a budget package

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Jury selection begins in the trial of 3 men accused of murdering Ahmaud Arbery

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The availability of COVID-19 boosters may soon expand dramatically

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People who got the Moderna vaccine may soon be eligible for COVID boosters

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Hospitals in Idaho, like St. Luke's Boise Medical Center in Boise, remain full after the summer delta surge pushed many to their limits. Kyle Green/AP hide caption

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With hospitals crowded from COVID, 1 in 5 American families delays health care

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NPR poll: The delta surge pushed Americans further behind in all walks of life

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What Indigenous Peoples' Day means to Native Americans

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Landmark California bill could help Black families reclaim seized land

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Abortion, guns and religion are among the cases on the Supreme Court's docket this term, which begins Monday. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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The Supreme Court's conservatives cook up a stew of abortion, guns, religion and more

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Biden's Climate Plan, Part Of The Budget Package, Is Stalled In Congress

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California's Eviction Moratorium Ends On Thursday

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During The Pandemic, The FBI Says Murders Surged In The U.S.

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Latest Data On COVID-19 Infections Show Cases Are Dropping

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Veteran Democratic Strategist Is The First Black Woman To Lead EMILY's List

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An election worker shows ballots to representatives of then-President Donald Trump during a recount on Nov. 20 in Madison, Wis. Republican lawmakers in Wisconsin and Pennsylvania have begun new investigations into the 2020 election. Andy Manis/Getty Images hide caption

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Republican-Led Election Reviews Take Shape In Pennsylvania And Wisconsin

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The pandemic appears to have peaked or be on the verge of peaking, with cases projected to slowly decline this fall and winter. As recently as Sept. 8, people were waiting at COVID-19 testing site in Kentucky, where over 4,000 new cases were confirmed that day. Jeffrey Dean/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Is The Worst Over? Models Predict A Steady Decline In COVID Cases Through March

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J&J Says Its Booster Shot Provides Increased Protection From COVID-19

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