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'Call Me Caitlyn': Bruce Jenner Reveals New Name

Today's revelation came in Vanity Fair. The former Olympic gold-medal-winning decathlete had revealed recently that "for all intents and purposes" he is a woman.
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Supreme Court Rules For Woman Denied Abercrombie & Fitch Job Over Headscarf

Samantha Elauf had applied for the sales job in Tulsa, Okla., and was recommended for hire by an interviewer. But Abercrombie has a "look policy" that bars the wearing of caps by its salespeople.
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S.C. Sen. Lindsey Graham Joins Battle For Republican Nomination

Graham, known as a defense hawk, enters the race as a distinct underdog, but an entertaining one.
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Supreme Court Tosses Out Man's Conviction For Making Threats On Facebook

The messages Anthony Elonis posted to Facebook prompted his now ex-wife to get a state protection order against him, and led his bosses to fire him.
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A Manifesto On Diversity In Public Media

The host of the award-winning programs State of the Re:Union and Reveal shares his ideas about making public radio sound more like America.
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Training Doctors To Talk About Vaccines Fails To Sway Parents

An effort to get doctors to improve their communication skills didn't reduce the number of new mothers hesitant about vaccines. But researchers say this is just a first try at a worthy concept.
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Silicon Valley Recycling Firm Seeks Mystery Apple I Donor

The woman donated the computer last month, and it sold for $200,000. The company wants to give her half that sum. The computer, of which about 200 were made in 1976, is prized by collectors.
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Climate Change Meeting To Focus On Ensuring Countries Keep Commitments

The meeting in Bonn, Germany, comes a day after European energy companies urged countries to adopt a pricing system for carbon emissions.
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After A Week Of Flooding, Sunshine Forecast For Much Of Texas

The rains gave the state its wettest May in history. Last week's flooding killed at least 25 people.
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Exploding Myths About Learning Through Gaming

A central misunderstanding, Greg Toppo writes, is that video game-based learning is somehow "easier." Often, he says, it's hard work, but students love the challenge.

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