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NPR News: Federal Appeals Court Says Arkansas Can Block Medicaid Payments To Planned Parenthood

Federal Appeals Court Says Arkansas Can Block Medicaid Payments To Planned Parenthood
It reversed earlier injunctions that forbade the state from suspending payments to the medical provider over a controversial leaked video of Planned Parenthood staff.

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NPR News: Women Who Love Wine: Are You Binge Drinking Without Realizing It?

Women Who Love Wine: Are You Binge Drinking Without Realizing It?
Binge drinking sounds like an all-night bender, but here’s a reality check: Many social drinkers may “binge” without knowing it. Women who drink four or more drinks on an occasion are binge drinking.

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NPR News: Trump Rolls Back Obama-Era Flood Standards For Infrastructure Projects

Trump Rolls Back Obama-Era Flood Standards For Infrastructure Projects
An Obama order called for new public infrastructure projects to be built to withstand rising sea levels caused by climate change. President Trump revoked that order to accelerate the review process.

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NPR News: The Best Item In An Astronaut’s Care Package? Definitely The Ice Cream

The Best Item In An Astronaut’s Care Package? Definitely The Ice Cream
Unlike other cargo vehicles, the SpaceX spacecraft can return to Earth without burning up. So it’s equipped with freezers for transporting medical samples — and the occasional frozen treat.

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