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Pulitzer Prize Winner Gilbert King's Latest Book: 'Beneath A Ruthless Sun'

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The U.S. Army's Autonomous Remote Engagement System is mounted on the Picatinny Lightweight Remote Weapon System and coupled with an M240B machine gun. It's part of a program that reduces the time to identify targets using automatic target detection and user-specified target selection. U.S. Army hide caption

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Autonomous Weapons Would Take Warfare To A New Domain, Without Humans

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Pulitzer Prize-Winning Poet Reflects On 'Ambition And Manhood In America'

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'Art Of The Wasted Day' Makes A Case For Letting The Mind Wander

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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is an original play by John Tiffany, Jack Thorne and J.K. Rowling. Matthew Murphy/Courtesy of Boneau/Bryan-Brown hide caption

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Muggles Rejoice: 'Harry Potter And The Cursed Child' Is Now On Broadway

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In 'At My Table,' Nigella Lawson Celebrates Home Cooking

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Goldberg's 'Suicide Of The West' Tackles Ills Of Identity Politics

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Inez Burns' Abortion Clinic Was One Of San Francisco's Worst Kept Secrets

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'Bring The War Home' Shows 'Lone Wolf' Terrorists Are Really Part Of A Pack

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Who Cares If They're Cute? This Zoologist Accepts Animals On Their Own Terms

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In 'Chasing Hillary,' Reporter Chronicles A Decade Spent Covering Hillary Clinton

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Talking With Author Sam J. Miller About 'Blackfish City: A Novel'

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New Book 'Windrush' Sheds Light On Multi-Racial Britain

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