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As Opioid Epidemic Surges, Medical Schools Must Change To Keep Pace

Most medical schools offer little teaching about opioid addiction, even though there is unmet demand for treatment in many areas. Stanford University's medical school is trying to change that.
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Black Lives Matter Activists Lead March To Democratic Convention

Demonstrators with the Black Lives Matter movement and other groups marched 6 miles to rally outside the Democratic National Convention. They called for more police accountability and other issues.
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'They Cannot Silence Us': Sanders Supporters Protest After Clinton Nomination

Hundreds of Bernie Sanders walked out of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia following Hillary Clinton's nomination.
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Susan Sarandon Confirms She Really Was Having The Worst Time At The DNC

She also quote-tweeted a criticism of the DNC, writing "I'm out."
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Bill Clinton Makes The Case For The 'Best Darn Change-Maker' He Has Met

The former president painted a portrait of Hillary Clinton as a fighter who works relentlessly to make the world better.

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'Miss Cleo,' Fortuneteller Of '90s TV Fame, Dies At 53

Youree Dell Harris became a cult celebrity as the face of a psychic hotline — saying "Call me now" in her distinctive, dubious patois. The role meant fame, but also a lifelong association with fraud.
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Fewer Young People Buying Houses, But Why?

First-time home buyers are participating at lower rates in the otherwise booming housing market. Experts offer differing opinions on whether — or when — younger buyers are likely to return.
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Obama Opens Doors to More Central American Refugees

The administration — hoping refugees will not flood the southern border — is expanding a program that helps refugees, including minors, to reunite with their families in the U.S.
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Insurers May Share Blame For Increased Price Of Some Generic Drugs

Consumers often blame drug companies for the rapidly rising costs of some commonly used generic drugs. But changes made by insurers influence the price of these drugs, too, it turns out.
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The Clinton Legacy On Fighting Crime And What Democrats Have Learned From It

NPR's Audie Cornish talks to California Attorney General Kamala Harris at the Democratic National Convention about the Democrats' positions on Black Lives Matter and criminal justice reform.

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