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This Jan. 25, 1993 photo provided by the San Diego Natural History Museum shows a concentration of fossil bone and rock at an excavation site in San Diego, Calif. The positions of the femur heads, one up and one down, broken in the same manner next to each other is unusual. Mastodon molars are located in the lower right hand corner next to a large rock comprised of andesite which is in contact with a broken vertebra. At upper left is a rib angled upwards resting on a rock fragment. (San Diego Natural History Museum via AP)
Neanderthals in California? Maybe so, provocative story saysA startling new report asserts that the first known Americans arrived much, much earlier than scientists thought _ more than 100,000 years ago
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Attorney: Officials denied Hernandez's request for cellmateA jailhouse friend of Aaron Hernandez says prison officials denied the former NFL star's request for a cellmate months before he hanged himself
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FILE - In this Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016, file photo, the Twitter logo appears on a phone post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Twitter’s frequent presence in the news, as the preferred megaphone for President Donald Trump, has not translated into profit or meaningful user growth for the company. Twitter, Inc. reports earnings on Wednesday, April 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
Trump tweets don't help: 1st Twitter revenue drop since IPOTwitter's frequent presence in the news _ as the preferred megaphone for President Donald Trump _ has not translated into profit or meaningful user growth for the company
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Yale grad students pledge hunger strike to press union bidAs a union push stalls at Yale University, organizers are stepping up pressure to bring the administration to the negotiating table
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Justices hear dispute over lower-cost biotech drugs salesThe Supreme Court is considering a dispute between rival drug companies that could affect how quickly life-saving generic medicines are available to the public
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President Donald Trump speaks at the Interior Department in Washington, Wednesday, April, 26, 2017. The president is proposing dramatically reducing the taxes paid by corporations big and small in an overhaul his administration says will spur economic growth and bring jobs and prosperity to the middle class. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Trump proposing tax cuts for companies big and smallPresident Donald Trump is proposing dramatically reducing the taxes paid by corporations big and small in an overhaul his administration says will spur economic growth and bring jobs and prosperity to the middle class
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APNewsBreak: Boston police make little progress on race gapAn Associated Press review of recent data indicates little change in the rate at which minorities in Boston are subject to police stops, searches and frisks
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House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis. winks during a news conference after a GOP caucus meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, April 26, 2017. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Conservative Freedom Caucus backs GOP health billThe conservative House Freedom Caucus has announced its support for a revised version of health care legislation to partially repeal and replace former President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act
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In this photo provided by the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, fetal physiologist Marcus G. Davey of the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, who helped design the artificial womb system. He is shown near giant tanks holding a liquid designed to simulate amniotic fluid. Researchers are creating an artificial womb to improve care for extremely premature babies, and animal testing suggests the first-of-its-kind watery incubation so closely mimics mom that it just might work. (Ed Cunicelli/Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia via AP)
Hope for preemies as artificial womb helps tiny lambs growScientists created an artificial womb enough like mom's to help tiny lambs grow for a month _ boosting hopes that it might one day help extremely premature babies
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FILE - In this Nov. 26, 2014, file photo, members of the Missouri National Guard stand outside of the Ferguson Police Department and the Municipal Court in Ferguson, Mo. Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway released results of an audit of the Ferguson municipal court Wednesday, April 26, 2017, that was launched amid the unrest following the fatal 2014 police shooting of Michael Brown. The report found the city's court system "in disarray" and disorganized, according to Galloway. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)
Audit: Ferguson courts 'in disarray' after police killingState auditors in Missouri found the Ferguson court system "in disarray" during an audit launched amid the unrest following the fatal 2014 police shooting of Michael Brown
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City Attorney Dennis Herrera makes his way to a podium to talk about a federal judge's order blocking any attempt by the Trump administration to withhold money from "sanctuary cities" during a news conference at City Hall Tuesday, April 25, 2017, in San Francisco. A federal judge on Tuesday said the president has no authority to attach new conditions to federal spending. U.S. District Judge William Orrick issued the preliminary injunction in two lawsuits, one brought by the city of San Francisco, the other by Santa Clara County, against an executive order targeting communities that protect immigrants from deportation. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)
Judge cites Trump's words in blocking 'sanctuary city' orderA federal judge in San Francisco has temporarily blocked President Donald Trump's executive order to withhold funding from "sanctuary cities" that don't cooperate with immigration officials
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FILE - In this June 1, 2016 file photo, Associate Court of Appeals Judge Sheila Abdus-Salaam speaks during oral arguments at the Court of Appeals in Albany, N.Y. Abdus-Salaam's clothed body was found in the Hudson River in April 12, 2017. Detectives retracing the pioneering judge's final hours said they have found no signs of foul play, supporting the belief it was a suicide. Her family and friends insist that theory doesn’t add up. (AP Photo/File, Hans Pennink, File)
Questions persist in death of prominent New York judgeThe death of the first black woman on New York's highest court has left both police and admirers mystified
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