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Many farm workers in the U.S. are completely excluded from most workplace protection rules. AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty 

Science fiction has long imagined a future in which humans constantly interact with robots and intelligent machines. This future is already happening in warehouses and manufacturing businesses

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Albert Chow, owner of Great Wall Hardware (AP Photo/Terry Chea) 

President Donald Trump's trade war with China, until now mainly an abstraction for American consumers, is about to hit home

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Cory Booker (AP Photo/Mel Evans) 

Months after Cory Booker took office as mayor of Newark, New Jersey, he cleared the way for his former campaign treasurer and law partner Elnardo Webster to wield influence at the nonprofit that supplied water to the city

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La Jarvis D. Love is photographed in his home in Senatobia, Miss., Sunday, June 9, 2019. Love says he was sexually abused by a Franciscan friar at a Catholic grade school in Greenwood. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E) 

Payments to two Black men abused as children are a fraction of what other survivors have received

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American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that infants be exclusively breastfed for about the first six months with continued breastfeeding alongside introduction of complementary food for at least one year

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The Southern Poverty Law Centre tracked 14 hate groups in Arkansas, one of just four states without a hate crimes law

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President Trump meets global leaders amid concerns that the global economic slowdown will spread to the U.S.

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Brazil's Amazon forest produces oxygen that is crucial for the entire planet

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Showing a fresh willingness to play politics along religious lines, President Donald Trump said American Jews who vote for Democrats show "either a total lack of knowledge or great disloyalty"

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Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker (Justin L. Fowler/The State Journal-Register via AP File) 

Planned Parenthood said Monday it's pulling out of the federal family planning program rather than abide by a new Trump administration rule prohibiting clinics from referring women for abortions

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