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Ellen Stofan saw her first rocket launch when she was 4 years old. Now, more than 50 years later, she's director of the National Air and Space Museum — the first woman to hold the position. Amanda Edwards/Getty Images for Discovery hide caption

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New Director Of Air And Space Museum Is The First Woman To Hold The Job

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Michael Hayden, former Director of the CIA and NSA, speaks at Nobel Week Dialogue: the Future of Truth conference on Dec. 9, 2017, in Gothenburg, Sweden. Julia Reinhart/Getty Images hide caption

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Ex-CIA Director On National Security, Post-Truth 'Assault On Intelligence'

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A couple sits on Belle Isle while looking at the skyline in Detroit, Michigan, in 2017. The city has been released from state oversight of its finances after several years of scrutiny. Anthony Lanzilote/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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Comedian Michelle Wolf Is Standing Her Ground After Controversial Routine At D.C. Gala

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Central Americans From Migrant Caravan Arrive At U.S. Border To Find Crossing At Capacity

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How Saguaro National Park Hopes To Catch Prickly Cacti Thieves

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Even Before Hurricane Maria Hit, Puerto Rico Was In Financial Ruin

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Trump Says He's Optimistic About Nuclear Deal With North Korea While Criticizing Iran's

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The new Amazon Echo Dot For Kids is that little green thing on the bedside table. Amazon hide caption

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Kids, Meet Alexa, Your AI Mary Poppins

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President Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron joined in planting a symbolic oak sapling on the South Lawn of the White House last week. By the weekend, it was gone from the spot. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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Former CIA director Gen. Michael Hayden delivers remarks on national security at the National Academy of Sciences in October. Hayden is among a growing number of former intelligence officials who are now speaking out regularly in retirement. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption

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In Retirement, America's Spies Are Getting Downright Chatty

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'True Conviction': Chris Scott Served Time For A Crime He Didn't Commit

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Municipalities Team Up To Sue The Pharmaceutical Industry

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A February training class at the Arkansas Armory in Sherwood. Sarah Whites-Koditschek/Arkansas Public Media hide caption

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Arkansas' 'Enhanced Concealed Carry' Allows Guns In Churches, Bars, State Capitol

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