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Then-Democratic candidate for lieutenant governor Lucy Flores and then-Vice President Joe Biden at a rally on Nov. 1, 2014 in Las Vegas. Flores accuses Biden of acting inappropriately during that visit. Ethan Miller/Getty Images hide caption

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Former Vice President Joe Biden speaks at the Biden Courage Awards, an event related to combating campus sexual assault, on Tuesday. Activist and former candidate Lucy Flores says Biden touched her in 2014, in an encounter that "wasn't violent or sexual, it was demeaning and disrespectful." Frank Franklin II/AP hide caption

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Linda McMahon had contributed heavily to Donald Trump's 2016 election effort. At America First Action, she could play a similar role in his 2020 bid for re-election. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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He Was Imprisoned And Losing His Mind. 'Anna Karenina' Saved Him

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The Social Security Administration is reviving a practice from a decade ago of sending letters out to employers when Social Security numbers don't match their records. Patrick Semansky/AP hide caption

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The Latest Immigration Crackdown May Be Fake Social Security Numbers

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President Trump speaks to the media Thursday prior to departing the White House for a Michigan campaign rally. In a presidential memorandum released the same day, Trump temporarily extended a program that gives Liberians protected status from deportation. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Smog fills Utah's Salt Lake Valley in January 2017. Winter weather in the area often traps air pollution that is bad for public health. George Frey/Getty Images hide caption

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EPA Science Panel Considering Guidelines That Upend Basic Air Pollution Science

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House intelligence committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., and other House Democratic chairs are pushing forward with investigations of related to President Trump following the report from special counsel Robert Mueller on the 2016 election. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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Wells Fargo CEO Timothy Sloan is questioned by the House Financial Services Committee earlier this month. He will step down immediately, the company announced Thursday. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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New York on Thursday sued the billionaire Sackler family behind OxyContin, joining a growing list of state and local governments alleging the family's company, Purdue Pharma, sparked the nation's opioid crisis by putting hunger for profits over patient safety. Jessica Hill/AP hide caption

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New York Lawsuit Claims Sackler Family Illegally Profited From Opioid Epidemic

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