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The Task Ahead Of Hillary Clinton On The DNC's Final Night

With Day 4 of the Democratic National Convention set to kick off, Hillary Clinton's headlining speech is the main attraction — but it's by no means the only story line swirling on the final night.
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Fearing Zika, FDA Asks 2 Florida Counties To Halt Blood Donations

Health officials put blood donations in South Florida on pause until it's known whether four cases of Zika virus were caused by mosquitoes in the U.S., or until blood donations can be screened.
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Prosecutors Move To Drop Murder Charges Against Man Accused Of Killing Chandra Levy

Prosecutors say information received this week means Ingmar Guandique, who was convicted in 2010, should not face a new trial. Levy was a 24-year-old intern in D.C. when she was murdered in 2001.
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Halt On Juvenile Immigrant Visa Leaves Thousands In Limbo

According to Border Patrol, more than 120,000 unaccompanied children arrived in the past two and a half years, many seeking asylum. Some young immigrants are now trying to use a new visa category.

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Political Daughters Step Into The Limelight This Election Season

Chelsea Clinton will introduce her mother Thursday night at the Democratic National Convention. And when she does, there will be some obvious parallels to the Republican convention last week, when Ivanka Trump introduced her dad.
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Transgender Student Files Suit Against School District, Alleging Discrimination

Ash Whitaker has filed a federal Title IX lawsuit against his school district. The transgender teen says the Kenosha School District has essentially created a surveillance program to monitor his bathroom usage, with plans to issue green wristbands to help identify transgender students.
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What Does 'Middle Class' Mean In America? We Asked, You Answered

As part of the series "The New Middle," All Things Considered is hearing from people across the U.S. about what it means to be middle class in America today.
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Have We Learned The Wrong Lessons From The Iraq War?

Nussaibah Younis, Atlantic Council senior fellow, says the idea of intervening in Syria has been affected by memories of U.S. intervention in Iraq — and not necessarily for the better.
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DNC's Oldest Delegate's Life Spans Early Days Of Suffrage To Historic Nomination

Ruby Gilliam is 93 years old, a lifelong Democrat — and the oldest delegate at the party's national convention this year. "It's almost like a dream come true," she tells NPR's Audie Cornish.
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Jack Davis, Cartoonist Who Helped Found 'Mad' Magazine, Dies

Money from a job illustrating a Coca-Cola training manual became a springboard for Jack Davis to move from Georgia to New York.

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