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The Frame: The Lorena Bobbitt Story 25 Years Later
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The Best Dog In The World Is Right Here in Southern California
King - a wire fox terrier - took best in show at last week’s Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. He lives at handler Gabriel Rangel’s kennel in Rialto.
Bernie Sanders Enters 2020 Presidential Campaign, No Longer An Underdog
The Vermont independent became an ideological leader in the Democratic Party after his 2016 campaign against Hillary Clinton. He faces a far more crowded and liberal field this time.
US & World
16 States Sue Over Trump's National Emergency Declaration
A coalition led by California has sued the Trump administration over its plan to divert billions of dollars to border wall construction.
Arts & Entertainment
J. Marshall Shepherd: How Does Bias Shape Our Perceptions About Science?
Why do many people dismiss issues like climate change, despite strong scientific evidence? Climatologist J. Marshall Shepherd examines how different forms of bias shape how we perceive science.
Racial Disparities In Cancer Incidence And Survival Rates Are Narrowing
African-Americans still have the highest death rate and the lowest survival rate of any U.S. racial or ethnic group for most cancers. But the "cancer gap" between blacks and whites is shrinking.
Federal Watchdog Issues Scathing Report On Ed Department's Handling Of Student Loans
The department's own inspector general says student loan companies aren't following the rules, and that the government isn't doing enough to hold them accountable.
Environment & Science
You May Be Surprised To Learn Which Two Countries Are Making The Globe A Lot Greener
Satellite images show the amount of green vegetation on Earth increasing, despite deforestation. But some of the added greenery has a down side.
Crime & Justice
Ex-Apple Exec Who Oversaw Insider Trading Policy Profited On Inside Info, SEC Says
The agency says Gene Levoff used prior knowledge of earnings to buy and sell millions of dollars in Apple stock, even as he was responsible for overseeing compliance with rules on insider trading.
Business & Economy
Pasadena stays on track to reach $15 minimum wage by 2020
Despite pushback from some local business owners, Pasadena's City Council voted on Monday to keep the city's minimum wage higher than the state requires.