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UNAIDS Warns: Time Running Out for 2020 HIV Targets
AP Source: Trump on Tape About Playmate Payment
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AP Source: Trump on Tape About Playmate Payment

UNAIDS Warns: Time Running Out for 2020 HIV Targets

By Erick Tucker |
A person familiar with an investigation into President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer says the attorney secretly recorded Trump discussing a payment to an ex-Playboy mo...

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AP Source: Trump on Tape About Playmate Payment

AP Source: Trump on Tape About Playmate Payment

By Erick Tucker | Jul 20
A person familiar with an investigation into President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer says the attorney secretly recorded Trump discussing a payment to an ex-Playboy model who said she had an affair with him.

Revelations of US Cardinal Sex Abuse Force Pope's Hand

Revelations of US Cardinal Sex Abuse Force Pope's Hand

By Nicole Winfield | Jul 20
Revelations that the most respected U.S. cardinal repeatedly sexually abused both boys and adult seminarians have raised questions about who in the Catholic Church hierarchy knew, and what Pope Francis is going to do about it.

Court: Law Doesn't Bar Sex-Orientation Discrimination on Job

Court: Law Doesn't Bar Sex-Orientation Discrimination on Job

By Kate Brumback | Jul 20
A federal appeals court in Atlanta is reaffirming its decision that workers aren't protected against workplace discrimination based on sexual orientation.

Flake: GOP Needs to Stand Up to 'Untruths'

Flake: GOP Needs to Stand Up to 'Untruths'

Jul 20
Senator Jeff Flake says the GOP "needs to stand up more" to what he calls "untruths." His comments come after a member of his own party blocked a resolution he introduced that would have voiced support for the intelligence community.

Michelle Obama Joins Nationwide Voter Registration Effort

Michelle Obama Joins Nationwide Voter Registration Effort

By Darlene Superville | Jul 20
Michelle Obama is lending her star power to a new nationwide effort to register voters for the November midterm elections.

EPA Proposal to Limit Science Studies Draws Opposition

EPA Proposal to Limit Science Studies Draws Opposition

By Ellen Knickmeyer | Jul 20
Democratic lawmakers joined scores of scientists, health providers, environmental officials and activists Tuesday in denouncing an industry-backed proposal that could limit dramatically the scientific studies the Environmental Protection Agency considers.

NY Officials: No Health Threat from Steam Pipe Explosion

NY Officials: No Health Threat from Steam Pipe Explosion

By Karen Matthews | Jul 20
An aging steam pipe containing cancer-causing asbestos exploded beneath Fifth Avenue in Manhattan early Thursday, spewing a geyser of white vapor 10 stories high and forcing an evacuation of 49 buildings.

Somali Girl Dies After Female Genital Mutilation

Somali Girl Dies After Female Genital Mutilation

Jul 20
A 10-year-old girl has bled to death after undergoing female genital mutilation in Somalia, an activist said, a rare confirmed death in the country with the world's highest rate of the practice.

Minnesota Helps Boy Keep His Hot Dog Business

Minnesota Helps Boy Keep His Hot Dog Business

Jul 20
A 13-year-old entrepreneur who was reported for operating a hot dog stand without a license is still in business thanks to Minnesota officials who could've shut him down.

Pope Removes Honduran Bishop Accused of Sexual Misdeeds

Pope Removes Honduran Bishop Accused of Sexual Misdeeds

By Nicole Winfield | Jul 20
Pope Francis on Friday accepted the resignation of a Honduran bishop accused of sexual misconduct with seminarians, the latest in a series of high-ranking clergy implicated in sexual improprieties with adults under their authority.

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