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President Trump Set To Meet With Presidents Of Historically Black Colleges And Universities

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How Life Could Change For DACA 'DREAMers' Under Trump Administration

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Russians Believed To Have Used Spear-Phishing In Election Hacking

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A Look Back On Bill Cosby's Story As His Trial Begins

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Erdogan Says He Wants A 'New Beginning' In U.S.-Turkish Relations

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Georgia Special Election A Chance For Democrats 'To Make A Statement'

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Deconfliction Likely To Come Up During Secretary Tillerson's Meeting With Russia

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People Will Be Talking About The 'Knesset' As Israel's Prime Minister Meets Trump

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At New York Fashion Week, Ungendered Clothes Make Appearance On Runway

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Listen For 'Disparaging,' Scandalous,' And 'Amoral' In Upcoming SCOTUS Case

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Try To Keep Count Of How Many Times You Hear 'Confirmation' This Week

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On A Scale Of 1 to 5, How Autonomous Is Your Car?

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'Nieuwjaarsduik': The Dutch Dive Into Frigid Water For New Year's

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Outlining Trump's Potential Conflicts Of Interest

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You're About To See A Lot More Cuban Cigars In The U.S.

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Ethiopia Declares State Of Emergency Amid Continuing Protests

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U.N. To Take On Antibiotic Resistance At General Assembly

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China Shows G-20 World Leaders Its Temporarily Blue Skies

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Impeachment Trial Begins For Suspended Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff

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