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News Brief: Transgender People In The Military, Mattis In Middle East

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Venezuelan Protests Simmer, But The 'Resistance' Is Still Alive

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Ex-Intelligence Officers Respond To Trump's Afghanistan Strategy

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Trump Administration Cuts Military Aid To Egypt

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Jared Kushner Arrives In Jerusalem To Talk Peace

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Peter Madsen's private submarine sits on a pier in Copenhagen's harbor. Danish police have identified a headless, limbless torso that washed ashore Monday as that of Kim Wall, the journalist who joined Madsen on his sub earlier this month to report a story. Jens Dresling/AP hide caption

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News Brief: Trump In Phoenix, Haitians In Canada, Kushner In Middle East

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U.S. Mulls More Sanctions On Venezuela

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Hervé Zarka uses a tool called a simoussi to rake up salt in his marshland on the island of Noirmoutier in France. He says there are many minerals in natural sea salt, such as magnesium and potassium, that aren't in industrial salt. Eleanor Beardsley/NPR hide caption

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Harvesting Salt By Hand Is Making A Comeback In France

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Kushner Travels To Israel To Push Peace Talks

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U.S. Navy Vice Adm. Joseph Aucoin, commander of the U.S. 7th Fleet, speaks during a news conference in June after the USS Fitzgerald collided with a container ship off Japan. Eugene Hoshiko/AP hide caption

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Ten Chinese and Russian companies as well as six individuals are targeted by a new round of U.S. sanctions aimed at curbing Pyongyang's weapons program. This follows a round of U.N. sanctions. Ahn Young-joon/AP hide caption

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Trump Administration Unveils Sanctions To Curb North Korea's Weapons Program

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