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Why people are marching for science: 'There is no Planet B'
Washington Post
Thousands of people gathered in the rain Saturday on the soggy grounds of the Washington Monument to turn Earth Day into an homage to science. After four hours of speeches and musical performances, they marched down Constitution Avenue to the foot ...
'Science is real,' marchers in nation's capital and worldwide declareLos Angeles Times
March for Science protesters take to the streets to mark Earth DayCBS News
Scientists, Feeling Under Siege, March Against Trump PoliciesNew York Times -The Hill -Huffington Post -SFGate
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Surgeon general is removed by Trump administration, replaced by deputy for now
Washington Post
U.S. Surgeon General Vivek H. Murthy has been removed by the Trump administration and replaced temporarily by his deputy, Rear Adm. Sylvia Trent-Adams. Murthy, a holdover from the Obama administration, was asked to resign, according to a statement ...
Dem senator: Trump 'politicizing' position of Surgeon GeneralThe Hill (blog)
Surgeon General removed from post by Trump administration, replaced by deputyABC News
Surgeon general asked to resignCNN -Slate Magazine (blog) -Fox News -New York Times
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Trump to hold 100th-day rally on same night as White House correspondents' dinner
Washington Post
President Trump on Saturday announced plans to hold a campaign rally in Pennsylvania on April 29, marking his 100th day in office. The White House did not offer additional details about where the rally would take place or what Trump's focus would be, ...
Trump announces rally in Pennsylvania marking first 100 daysFox News
Trump marking 100th day with 'big rally'CNN
Donald Trump Announces Rally On Same Night As White House Correspondents DinnerHuffington Post
USA TODAY -Politico -Bloomberg
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New York Times

'A Shortage of Coffins' After Taliban Slaughter Unarmed Soldiers
New York Times
Relatives carried the coffin of a victim of the Taliban attack on an army base in Balkh Province. Credit Anil Usyan/Reuters. KABUL, Afghanistan — They looked like Afghan Army soldiers returning from the front lines, carrying the bodies of wounded ...
Mazar-e Sharif attack: Afghanistan mourns deadly Taliban assaultBBC News
At least 140 dead after Taliban attack on a key Afghan army base, officials sayWashington Post
Mourning declared after scores of troops die in Afghan base attackReuters -TIME -NPR -Los Angeles Times
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Republicans hope to avert shutdown, enter the week unclear on details
(CNN) House Republicans return from spring recess to a jam-packed week needing to keep the government's lights on before a Friday funding deadline and unsure if there will be time to make substantial progress on President Donald Trump's priority to ...
Ryan Tells Colleagues House Will Act in Time to Avoid ShutdownBloomberg
Conservatives, 'Let ObamaCare implode' is a trap we must avoidFox News
Trump, Who Gave Up on Health Care, Blasts the Media for Saying He Gave Up on Health CareSlate Magazine
Reuters -Huffington Post -Politico -Politico
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Washington Post

A teenage girl was 'brainwashed' before she was abducted by her teacher, her father says
Washington Post
During the 38 days that Tad Cummins and 15-year-old Elizabeth Thomas were missing, as a massive manhunt spread from Tennessee across the country, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation received more than 1,500 tips. But for five weeks, investigators ...
How a Nashville native helped capture Tennessee's most wanted manWBIR-TV

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Trump awards Purple Heart during first visit to Walter Reed
(CNN) President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump visited Walter Reed Medical Center on Saturday, where the President awarded the Purple Heart to a wounded soldier. Trump presented the medal to Sgt. First Class Alvaro Barrientos and thanked ...
Trump awards Purple Heart to wounded soldier at Walter ReedWashington Post
Trump awards Purple Heart on first trip to Walter Reed military hospitalCBS News

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Second parchment manuscript copy of Declaration of Independence found — in England
The Boston Globe
Two Harvard University researchers announced Friday that they have found a second parchment manuscript copy of the Declaration of Independence in a tiny records office in southern England. The only other parchment copy is maintained by the National ...

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