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NAACP: Biden's reported student debt plan 'won't do anything'
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Texas official acknowledges delay in confronting shooter
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Meadows reportedly burned papers after meeting with Perry
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Meadows reportedly burned papers after meeting with Perry

CDC identifies 9 monkeypox cases across 7 states
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Southern Baptist leaders release secret abuse database
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Southern Baptist leaders release secret abuse database

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6 modest proposals to prevent gun violence
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Neither side of the gun debate will budge. Now what?
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Kevin Spacey movie producers dismiss 'negative press' after new charges

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Fed minutes point to more rate hikes to tame inflation  

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CBO warns inflation will remain high through 2022
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