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Sandra Bland's Family Reacts To Grand Jury's Decision

David Greene talks to Sharon Cooper, sister of Sandra Bland, about the Texas Grand Jury's decision not to seek indictments against anyone in the death of her sister.
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Homeless Veterans Face Challenges Beyond The Rental Check

Thousands of homeless military vets have government vouchers for rent. But landlords aren't always willing to accept them, partly because of tight housing markets and stereotypes about the tenants.
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FDA Approval Could Turn A Free Drug For A Rare Disease Pricey

Jacobus Pharmaceutical freely gives its experimental drug to patients with a rare disease. Now a rival wants FDA approval to sell its own version — and expects to charge at least $37,500 per year.
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Computer Glitch Allows 3,000 Inmates Early Release In Washington State

Since 2002, a computer error by the state's Department of Corrections permitted as many as 3,200 prisoners to be freed early. The department knew about the problem but a coding fix was never made.
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WATCH: Drone Falls From Sky, Narrowly Misses Skier In Slalom Competition

The crash is just the latest drone incident to interrupt a sporting event this year. As the popularity of drones has grown, governments are grappling with how to regulate them.
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Analysis: Trump Tax Plan Boosts The Rich, Could Be A Drag On The Economy

The GOP presidential candidate's tax plan could cost the government $9.5 trillion in revenues over a decade — and be hugely regressive, according to a new analysis.
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Instrument Malfunction Causes NASA To Suspend Next Mars Mission

The decision means a significant delay in the InSight program, because Earth's and Mars' orbits are aligned in a way that makes a launch possible only every 26 months. Blame a faulty seismometer.
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Indiana Girls Swim Team Hopes To Make History In High School Sports

The Carmel, Ind., high school girls swim team is poised to make history at state this year. A win will break the record for most consecutive wins for any high school team of any sport or any gender.
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Court Grants Restraining Order Against 3 From Black Lives Matter, But Not Group

Black Lives Matter Minneapolis is calling for a demonstration Wednesday at the Mall of America, part of a protest over the death of Jamar Clark, a 24-year-old black man killed by police last month.
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In Portland, A Boot Camp To Help Veterans Cook Healthier Food

Many veterans are either overweight or obese or suffer from diabetes. The Portland VA is trying to help veterans manage these kinds of health issues by teaching them to cook nutritious food.

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