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Former Vice President Joe Biden, Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar and South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg are some of the 10 candidates who have qualified for the Democratic presidential primary debate next week on Nov 20. Getty Images hide caption

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In this Pentagon-approved courtroom sketch, defendant Ramzi Binalshibh (center) attends his pretrial hearing along with other defendants at the U.S. military court in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, on April 14, 2014. Also depicted are Mustafa al-Hawsawi (from right), partially cut off; Ali Abdul Aziz Ali, Ramzi Binalshibh, Walid bin Attash and Khalid Sheikh Mohammed. Janet Hamlin Illustration/AP hide caption

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A Legacy Of Torture Is Preventing Trials At Guantánamo

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Girls carry containers of water filled from the local communal tap Zimbabwe, which is in the grip of a nationwide drought that has been linked to climate change. The government has appealed for $464 million in aid to stave off famine. Cynthia R. Matonhodze/Bloomberg/Getty Images hide caption

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Why Climate Change Poses A Particular Threat To Child Health

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Top State Department official George Kent (left) and acting U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine William Taylor are sworn in to testify during the first public Trump impeachment hearing on Wednesday. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption

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More than 40 states currently have a felony murder law, which juvenile justice advocates believe unfairly impacts young people. Some lawmakers in states such as Illinois and California have sought to enact reform. Eric Risberg/AP hide caption

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President Trump greets members of Bikers for Trump and supporters in August 2018 at the Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J. The House Ways and Means Committee has subpoenaed, among other tax records, those related to his Bedminster club. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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Holiday Survival Guide: Family Style

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Former Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick has announced that he is entering the 2020 Democratic presidential primary race, just ahead of the Friday deadline to file for the New Hampshire primary. Saul Loeb/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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President Trump and Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan take part in a joint news conference during Erdogan's visit to the White House on Wednesday. Jim Watson/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Ferocious wildfires were burning at emergency-level intensity across Australia's New South Wales, most populous state, on Tuesday as authorities warned most populations in their paths that there was no longer time to flee. Dan Peled/AP hide caption

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Jeanine Áñez, dressed in a presidential sash, addresses a crowd outside the president's residence in La Paz, Bolivia. The opposition politician declared herself interim president of the country Tuesday. Juan Karita/AP hide caption

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Democrats on the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform are examining how states regulate abortion clinics. From right are Reps. Ayanna Pressley, D-Mass., Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call Inc via Getty Images hide caption

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Suriya Paprajong moved to Greenland in the winter of 2001. Some 18 years later, he has built up a life, including opening his own restaurant. Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

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A Tiny Thai Restaurant In Remote Greenland Serves Up Spice (And Whale Skin Soup)

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Colin Kaepernick was notified by the NFL on Tuesday that he will have a private workout for NFL teams in Atlanta on Saturday. He last played an NFL snap during the 2016 season. Charles Sykes/Charles Sykes/Invision/AP hide caption

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A new U.S. brigade combat team arrives in front of a Bradley Fighting Vehicle at a base in Syria's Hasakah province. Jane Arraf/NPR hide caption

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In Syria, U.S. Military Says Fight Will Continue Against ISIS

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Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg waves aboard the catamaran La Vagabonde as she sets sail for Europe from Hampton, Va., on Wednesday. Nicholas Kamm/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Daniel Goldman, attorney and director of investigations with the House Intelligence Committee (second from left); committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif; ranking member Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif.; and Steve Castor, counsel for the minority, hold the first public hearing of the impeachment inquiry on Capitol Hill on Wednesday. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Deputy Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs George Kent waits to testify before the House Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill on Wednesday. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Top U.S. diplomat in Ukraine William Taylor waits to testify before the House Intelligence Committee on Wednesday. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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