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This undated image from a remotely operated underwater vehicle courtesy of Paul G. Allen, shows wreckage of the USS Indianapolis, including the ship's bell at the bottom of the North Pacific Ocean.  Civilian researchers say they have located the wreck of the USS Indianapolis, the World War II heavy cruiser that played a critical role in the atomic bombing of Hiroshima before being struck by Japanese torpedoes. The expedition crew of Research Vessel Petrel, which is owned by Microsoft co-founder Allen, says it located the wreckage of the Indianapolis on the floor of the North Pacific Ocean, more than 18,000 feet (5,500 meters) below the surface, the U.S. Navy said in a news release Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017.(Courtesy of Paul G. Allen via AP)
Researchers find wreckage of WWII-era USS IndianapolisResearchers find wreckage of USS Indianapolis, ship that carried critical components of Hiroshima bomb and became worst maritime disaster in Navy's history
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FILE - In this July 21, 2012 file photo, comedian and activist Dick Gregory poses for a portrait during the PBS TCA Press Tour in Beverly Hills, Calif. Gregory, the comedian and activist and who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health, has died. He was 84. Gregory died late Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017, in Washington, D.C. after being hospitalized for about a week, his son Christian Gregory told The Associated Press. He had suffered a severe bacterial infection.  (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP, File)
Comedian, civil rights activist Dick Gregory diesDick Gregory, who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health has died
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Trump to visit Marine base in Yuma before Phoenix rallyThe White House says President Donald Trump is scheduled to visit a Marine Corps base in Arizona along the U.S.-Mexico border
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Colleges grappling with balancing free speech, campus safetyAfter Charlottesville, students, parents worry about safety on campus; administrators rethink security protocols
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FILE - In this March 1, 1977 file photo, dancer Carmen de Lavallade chats with Rudolf Nureyev after the opening night of "Nureyev at the Uris" at a party at Sardi's in New York. The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts announced the recipients of the 2017 Kennedy Center Honors. They are: hip-hop artist LL Cool J, singers Gloria Estefan and Lionel Richie, television writer and producer Norman Lear and dancer Carmen de Lavallade. It’s the 40th year of the awards, which honor people who have influenced American culture through the arts. (AP Photo/Carlos Rene Perez)
Trump to skip Kennedy Center Honors awards programTrump and first lady announce rare move for presidents and decide to skip Kennedy Center Honors to allow the award recipients to celebrate free of the "political distraction" their presence might cause.
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FILE - In this July 27, 2017, Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn. is surrounded by reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington.  Corker, the chairman of the Foreign Relations committee and a foreign policy ally of the Trump White House, delivered the sharpest criticism of Trump, declaring that the president “has not yet been able to demonstrate the stability nor some of the competence that he needs to" in dealing with crises.   (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
GOP doubts and anxieties about Trump burst into the openRepublicans across the country are expressing deep doubts about President Donald Trump's competency and temperament
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FILE - In this April 29, 2017, file photo, Steve Bannon, chief White House strategist to President Donald Trump is seen in Harrisburg, Pa. According to a source, Bannon is leaving White House post. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
Trump dumps Bannon, who returns to conservative websiteTrump pushes out strategist Steve Bannon, who returns to Breitbart News with goal of 'going to war' with Trump opponents
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Trump Phoenix rally to highlight feisty feud with senatorTrump's rally in Phoenix to highlight escalating feud with Arizona's junior senator
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Pence on message, despite Trump's troubles at homeTime and again, the vice president has defended President Donald Trump and downplayed his troubles, all while appearing mindful of the political perils of becoming a chief spokesman for the unpopular president
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FILE - In this Oct. 10, 2016 file photo, then-Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is handed a box of cookies by his press secretary Hope Hicks during a visit Eat'n Park restaurant in Moon Township, Pa. After four people tackled the assignment with limited success, the job of keeping President Donald Trump on message has now fallen to Hicks, a young former public relations aide and political neophyte who entered his orbit not knowing the ride would eventually take her into the cutthroat world of Washington politics. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci, File)
Trump's new communications director isn't new to his waysInterim White House communications director Hope Hicks may be new to the job, but she's an old hand when it comes to President Donald Trump.
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Kansas trial to examine bias claim against Kobach's officeA former employee's lawsuit alleging that she was fired from Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach's office for not going to church enough is set to go to trial Monday
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