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Study: CTE Found In Nearly All Donated NFL Player Brains

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House Votes To Impose New Russia Sanctions — And Also Tie Trump's Hands

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To Keep Drivers From Leaving, Uber Tries To Treat Them Better

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Paul Manafort, President Trump's former campaign manager, has extensive ties to a pro-Russia political party in Ukraine, making him a person of high interest to congressional committees investigating Russia's role in the 2016 election. Matt Rourke/AP hide caption

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Alabama Woman Stuck In NYC Traffic In 1902 Invented The Windshield Wiper

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North Koreans enjoy beer and snacks last August during the Taedonggang Beer Festival in Pyongyang. The festival, the first of its kind in the country, was held as a promotional event for the locally brewed beer. Korean signs in the background read "Our country is the best." Dita Alangkara/AP hide caption

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Female Athletes Are Closing The Gender Gap When It Comes To Concussions

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When it comes to convincing climate change deniers, Al Gore says, "Mother Nature is more persuasive than the scientific community." Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

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Despite Climate Change Setbacks, Al Gore 'Comes Down On The Side Of Hope'

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Hamilton-inspired cupcake toppers. It was only a matter of time before fans of the Broadway hit sought out culinary tributes to their most treasured folk hero. Courtesy of Alexis Murphy hide caption

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