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Ramen Rock: These Japanese Punk Legends Sing About Food

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Republican Greg Gianforte (right) welcomes Donald Trump Jr., the president's son, onto the stage at a rally in East Helena, Mont., on May 11. Gianforte, a businessman, is embracing his party's president in his race for the state's open congressional seat. Bobby Caina Calvan/AP hide caption

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President Trump pledged that the Trump Organization would donate profits from foreign governments, but the top Democrat in the House Oversight Committee says the organization does not appear to be following through. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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A Proposed New Tax, Mainly On Latinos, To Pay For Trump's Border Wall

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Iraqis inspect the damage in Mosul's al-Jadida area on March 26, one week after a U.S. airstrike in the same area killed more than 100 civilians. Ahmad al-Rubaye/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Pentagon Blames 105 Civilian Deaths From Mosul Strike On 'Secondary Explosion'

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Hurricane Matthew caused widespread flooding in North Carolina and elsewhere after it hit the southeastern U.S. last October. The 2017 season could be similar to 2016, NOAA says. Sean Rayford/Getty Images hide caption

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Some 55 percent of families with kids that receive food stamp benefits are earning wages. The problem is, those wages aren't enough to actually live on. Whitney Hayward/Press Herald/Getty Images hide caption

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Pumpjacks in North Dakota's Bakken oil patch extract oil from deep underground. Oil production has grown nationally in recent months to 9.3 million barrels of oil per day. Amy Sisk/Prairie Public Broadcasting hide caption

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Boom Time Again For U.S. Oil Industry, Thanks To OPEC

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New Immigration Crackdowns Creating 'Chilling Effect' On Crime Reporting

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Local Haines politics has gotten pretty intense lately. A group of Haines residents is trying to recall half of the borough assembly. Elissa Nadworny/NPR hide caption

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What It's Like To Live In A Small, Rural, Politically Divided Town

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Goodwill Helps 43-Year-Old Finally Get Her High School Diploma

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Manchester Bombing Suspect's Father, Brother Arrested In Libya

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