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Marv Sepe is the chief operating officer of CTC Global in Irvine, Calif. The company manufactures high-capacity conductors for transmission lines. Maya Sugarman/KPCC hide caption

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In California, Curbing Trade Might Have Its Trade-Offs

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What did she say? Eniko Kubinyi/Science hide caption

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Their Masters' Voices: Dogs Understand Tone And Meaning Of Words

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Bacteriophages, in red, look like tiny aliens, with big heads and skinny bodies. They use their "legs" to stick to and infect a bacterial cell, in blue. Biophoto Associates/Science Source hide caption

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Your Gut's Gone Viral, And That Might Be Good For Your Health

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Hilton Pray, 82, holds one of thousands of his photographs that were damaged after an estimated 4-feet of water filled his home in Denham Springs, La. Collin Richie/Humans of the Water hide caption

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After Louisiana Floods, A Photographer Finds Resilience

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The cost of an EpiPen two-pack has risen more than 400 percent in recent years. The drug is used to halt severe allergic reactions. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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Discounts Aren't Enough to Halt Outrage At High EpiPen Prices

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Supporters of Sen. Bernie Sanders cheer during a protest near City Hall in Philadelphia during the Democratic National Convention in July. John Minchillo/AP hide caption

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Bernie Sanders' New Political 'Revolution' Faces Bumpy Beginning

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The Walizer Farm in Howard, Pa., is home to three generations of Trump supporters: Jim Walizer (from left), Jason Walizer and Dennis Walizer. Courtesy of Jason Walizer hide caption

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After A Rough Summer, Pennsylvania Trump Fans Explain Why He Is Still Their Guy

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Donald Trump campaigns in Michigan on Friday. Gerald Herbert/AP hide caption

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'To Be Determined': Trump Campaign Signals He May Moderate Immigration Stance

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(Left to right) Former Fox News chief Roger Ailes in 2012; Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz in 2015; and former Enron Chief Executive Jeffrey Skilling in 2006. Stephen Lovekin, Andrew Burton, Johnny Hanson/Getty Images hide caption

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How To Write A Resignation Letter In The Middle Of A Scandal

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Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H., and Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., seen here in 2012, are both facing competitive elections in 2016. Charles Krupa/AP hide caption

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How To Lose The Senate In 82 Days

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Aetna is the latest big health insurer to retreat from the exchanges established under the Affordable Care Act. Jessica Hill/AP hide caption

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Aetna Joins Other Major Insurers In Pulling Back From Obamacare

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Want To Address Teachers' Biases? First, Talk About Race

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Marijuana grows beneath lights at Alternative Solutions, a medical marijuana producer, on April 20 in Washington, D.C. Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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DEA Rejects Attempt To Loosen Federal Restrictions On Marijuana

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Rami Malek plays Elliot Alderson — a cybersecurity engineer who takes justice into his own hands — in the TV show Mr. Robot. Peter Kramer/USA Network hide caption

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Hacking Is 'A Bit Of A Superpower,' Says Creator Of 'Mr. Robot'

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Najla cooks for Syria Day at Global Grace Café at the Reformed Church of Highland Park in New Jersey. Najla is from Syria and arrived in the U.S. 10 months ago with her husband and daughter after the United Arab Emirates canceled a residency permit, ending her job at an insurance company. Deborah Amos/NPR hide caption

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As U.S. Politicians Shun Syrian Refugees, Religious Groups Embrace Them

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