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Trump 'kidding' about envy of Kim Jong-un's rule
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President Trump has said he was only "kidding" when he expressed envy of Kim Jong-un's iron rule. www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us...
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Trump Administration To Open Temporary Tent Shelter In Texas For Migrant Children
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The Trump administration is scrambling to find shelter space for a growing number of juveniles who have been separated from their parents under the policy of prosecuting all illegal border crossers.

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www.npr.org/2018/06/15/6205...
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Does Vitamin D Really Protect Against Colorectal Cancer?
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The jury's been out on whether low vitamin D blood levels increase the risk of colorectal cancer. Researchers say a new review involving more than 12,000 people strongly suggests the answer is yes.

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After Nationwide Strike, Nicaragua Looks No Closer To Bloodshed's End
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For two months, President Daniel Ortega and his supporters have been in a standoff with protesters seeking new elections. Scores have died, students have occupied schools, and peace remains elusive.

(Image credit: Inti Ocon/AFP/Getty Images)

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Farmworkers In California Fearful After Immigrant Couple Dies While Fleeing ICE
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In March, two undocumented farmworkers died in a car crash after speeding away from ICE agents. But ICE had the wrong people. The accident has immigrant farmworkers and their employers on edge.

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www.npr.org/2018/06/13/6196...
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An Encouraging Prediction About The Ebola Outbreak
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A researcher has used data to create a model to forecast the number of new cases in the weeks ahead. Although he does admit that models have their limits.

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NASA's Curiosity Rover Finds Chemical Building Blocks For Life On Mars
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Scientists can't say whether there is, or ever was, life on the Red Planet. But two Martian rock samples contained organic molecules — which contain carbon, the chemical element central to life.

(Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/MSSS)

www.npr.org/2018/06/07/6172...
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Fierce blaze in Bordeaux, France, forces evacuations
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Buildings are evacuated in a residential area of the French city as fire erupts at a car dealership. www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-eu...
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Thousands attend funeral for Palestinian nurse killed in Gaza
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Razan al-Najar was shot whilst on duty during recent border protests. www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-mi...
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On Capitol Hill, USA Gymnastics President Apologizes To Nassar's Victims
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Executives from the U.S. Olympic Committee and the governing bodies of swimming, taekwondo and volleyball also testified about changes their organizations are making to protect athletes from abuse.

(Image credit: J. Scott Applewhite/AP)

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