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No Military Parade This Year; DOD Looking At Dates In 2019

President Trump was impressed with a Bastille Day parade when he visited France in 2017, inspiring him to request a military review for Washington, D.C. The date for that parade is now uncertain. Michel Euler/AP hide caption

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No Veterans Day Military Parade This Year; DOD Looking At Dates In 2019

The procession through Washington, D.C., requested by President Trump and set for November, has been delayed. Reports estimated its cost at $92 million, although the defense secretary scoffs at that.

No Military Parade This Year; DOD Looking At Dates In 2019

President Trump was impressed with a Bastille Day parade when he visited France in 2017, inspiring him to request a military review for Washington, D.C. The date for that parade is now uncertain. Michel Euler/AP hide caption

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Trump's Military Parade Won't Happen This Year, Pentagon Says

The procession through Washington, D.C., requested by President Trump and set for November, has been delayed. Reports estimated its cost at $92 million, although the defense secretary scoffs at that.

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'Respect' Wasn't A Feminist Anthem Until Aretha Franklin Made It One

Today, Franklin's recording of "Respect" is definitive. But when she recorded it on Valentine's Day 1967, it was a radical gender-bending of Otis Redding's original.

'Respect' Wasn't A Feminist Anthem Until Aretha Franklin Made It One

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Omarosa Manigault Newman on NBC Monday. She released excerpts of a tape on Thursday that she said involved a campaign job in return for her silence. NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images hide caption

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Omarosa Releases Tape Of Trump Campaign's Offer To 'Buy My Silence'

The former Trump administration staffer, who is promoting a new tell-all book about her time in White House, released excerpts of a conversation between herself and President Trump's daughter-in-law Lara Trump.

Teachers visit the Baltimore Teacher Supply Swap, perusing racks of educational posters and tubs of rulers. Eslah Attar/NPR hide caption

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Teachers Turning To Free Supply Shops To Outfit Their Classrooms

Teachers say supply swaps are making a real dent in the amount of money they pay every year out of pocket for classroom supplies.

Teachers Turning To Free Supply Shops To Outfit Their Classrooms

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Beto O'Rourke speaks at the Texas Democratic Convention in June. Since winning the Democratic primary, O'Rourke has embraced progressive positions — at times, including impeaching President Trump — as he challenges GOP Sen. Ted Cruz's reelection bid. Richard W. Rodriguez/AP hide caption

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To Win Texas, Beto O'Rourke Is Running To The Left

The Democratic congressman is challenging GOP Sen. Ted Cruz. He's making a bet that firing up liberals is the way to win, instead of running to the center like other Democrats in red states.

To Win Texas, Beto O'Rourke Is Running To The Left

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The Lasting Influence Of Bruce Lee's 'Enter The Dragon,' Which Turns 45

Enter the Dragon premiered 45 years ago this weekend. Bruce Lee was meant to break out as an international star, but instead, he died a month before the movie opened — elevating him to legend status.

The Lasting Influence Of Bruce Lee's 'Enter The Dragon,' Which Turns 45

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Michael Vigil, an oil contractor from Douglas, Wyo., traveled 250 miles to Denver to have his aortic valve replaced in May. He said he would have preferred his local hospital do the procedure. Courtesy of Michael Vigil hide caption

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Hospitals Battle For Control Over Fast-Growing Heart-Valve Procedure

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Medicare limits payments for minimally invasive replacement of aortic valves to hospitals with large numbers of heart procedures. But smaller facilities are crying foul.

King Bass sits and watches the Holy Fire burn from on top of his parents' car as his sister, Princess, rests her head on his shoulder last week in Lake Elsinore, Calif. More than a thousand firefighters battled to keep a raging Southern California forest fire from reaching foothill neighborhoods. Patrick Record/AP hide caption

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Politics Of Wildfires: Biggest Battle Is In California's Capital

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Politics have always been part and parcel of fighting wildfires. With wildfires setting records across the West, political will is growing to change the way we manage forests and fight fires.

Politics Of Wildfires: Biggest Battle Is In California's Capital

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Incoming CEO of United States Olympic Committee Sarah Hirshland (3rd L) listens during a Senate hearing in July. The hearing was to focus on changes made by the United States Olympic Committee (USOC), USA Gymnastics (USAG), and Michigan State University (MSU) to protect Olympic and amateur athletes from abuse. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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Calls For Widespread Change Challenge Incoming Head Of U.S. Olympic Committee

The incoming CEO of the U.S. Olympic Committee faces more challenges than just sexual abuse scandals. Elite athletes are calling for a complete overhaul of the USOC financial model.

Calls For Widespread Change Challenge Incoming Head Of U.S. Olympic Committee

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Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., flanked by Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., left, and by Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., hold a press conference on Aug. 16, 2018 saying they will sue the National Archives if they didn't get documents on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh they requested. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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Senate Democrats Threaten Lawsuit Over Kavanaugh Documents

Senate Democrats filed Freedom of Information Act requests for documents from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's time in public service. If they don't get answers they vow to sue.

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Babies Born Dependent On Opioids Need Touch, Not Tech

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A pediatrician is working to make sure every hospital in Kansas can give babies with neonatal abstinence syndrome the soft start they need, ideally right next to their mothers.

Babies Born Dependent On Opioids Need Touch, Not Tech

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She's With The Headband: Annie (Rose Byrne) and reclusive singer-songwriter Tucker (Ethan Hawke) share a moment in Juliet, Naked. Alex Bailey/Roadside Attractions hide caption

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An Aging Rocker, A Fawning Fanboy — And Thou: 'Juliet, Naked'

In this beguiling, decidedly un-frothy adaptation of Nick Hornby's novel, Annie (Rose Byrne) exchanges emails with a singer-songwriter (Ethan Hawke) her inattentive boyfriend (Chris O'Dowd) reveres.

More companies are stepping in to help their workers with a much cheaper way to get some emergency cash than payday loans. MHJ/Getty Images hide caption

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Walmart And Others Offer Workers Payday Loan Alternative

When lower-income working Americans have an unexpected expense, many turn to high-cost loans and get in financial trouble. More employers are giving them a much cheaper way to get emergency cash.

Walmart And Others Offer Workers Payday Loan Alternative

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