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Heat and Humidity Grip East Coast as Midwest Gets Reprieve

Heat and Humidity Grip East Coast as Midwest Gets Reprieve

By Philip Marcelo | Jul 21
The East Coast on Sunday sweated through another day of heat and humidity.

Michigan Pageant Winner Ousted after Tweets about Muslims

Michigan Pageant Winner Ousted after Tweets about Muslims

Jul 21
The Miss World America organization has stripped its Michigan pageant winner of her title, which she says was because of tweets she made about Muslims and blacks.

Hotels Become Latest Battleground over Immigration Detention

Hotels Become Latest Battleground over Immigration Detention

By Dee-Ann Durbin | Jul 21
There's a new target in the clash over immigration: hotels.

Military Studies 'Hyperfit' Women who Pass Grueling Courses

Military Studies 'Hyperfit' Women who Pass Grueling Courses

By Lolita C. Baldor | Jul 21
Army medical researchers hope to uncover answers in a just-launched voluntary study.

Moon Back in NASA's Court 50 Years after 1st Lunar Landing

Moon Back in NASA's Court 50 Years after 1st Lunar Landing

By Marcia Dunn | Jul 21
Fifty years after humanity's first lunar footsteps, the moon is back in NASA's court.

American Crocodiles Thriving Outside Nuclear Plant

American Crocodiles Thriving Outside Nuclear Plant

By Marcus Lim | Jul 21
American crocodiles, once headed toward extinction, are thriving at an unusual spot — the canals surrounding a South Florida nuclear plant.

Besieged Puerto Rico Governor Goes Quiet Amid Protests

Besieged Puerto Rico Governor Goes Quiet Amid Protests

By Michael Weissenstein | Jul 21
In the Spanish colonial fortress that serves as his official residence, Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló is under siege.

Nation Marks 50 Years after Apollo 11's 'Giant Leap' on Moon

Nation Marks 50 Years after Apollo 11's 'Giant Leap' on Moon

By Marcia Dunn | Jul 21
A moonstruck nation celebrated the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11's "giant leap" by Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin at parties, races, ball games and concerts Saturday, toasting with Tang and gobbling MoonPies.

Ex-Marine, Professor, MLB Draft Pick Among High Court Clerks

Ex-Marine, Professor, MLB Draft Pick Among High Court Clerks

By Jessica Gresko | Jul 21
A former Marine who deployed twice to Afghanistan. A patent law professor. A woman who's blind. Two Rhodes scholars. They're among the lawyers starting work this summer as law clerks at the Supreme Court.

'Survive, Not Enjoy': Heat, Humidity Gripping Half the US

'Survive, Not Enjoy': Heat, Humidity Gripping Half the US

By Jennifer Peltz | Jul 21
Americans from Texas to Maine sweated out a steamy Saturday as a heat wave canceled events from festivals to horse races, chased baseball fans out of their seats and pushed New York City to order steps to avoid straining the electrical system.

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