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Federal Workers Poised To Get 12 Weeks Paid Parental Leave

The U.S. House of Representatives passed a landmark proposal that would give 2 million workers paid leave upon the birth or adoption of a child, in what worker advocates call a hard-won victory.

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44,000-Year-Old Indonesian Cave Painting Is Rewriting The History Of Art

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Dundas, Ontario Manitoba
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America's supply of sugar is shrinking because of a poor sugar beet harvest in the northern Midwest. As a result, the U.S. will import more sugar this year than it has in almost 40 years. Amarin Jitnathum/EyeEm/Getty Images hide caption

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America Will Import More Sugar This Year Than It Has In 4 Decades

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Moving On Anna of the North

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Federal Workers Poised To Get 12 Weeks Paid Parental Leave

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Truth Kamasi Washington
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