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National Weather Service Director Louis Uccellini addresses a meeting of the National Weather Association in Huntsville, Ala., Monday, Sept. 9, 2019. (AP Photo/Jay Reeves)  

Last week the agency publicly chastised a weather office that contradicted President Trump's claim that Hurricane Dorian threatened Alabama.

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A U.S. flag hangs from a steel girder, damaged in the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks on the World Trade Center, at a memorial in Jersey City, N.J., Sept. 11, 2019. (AP Photo/J. David Ake) 

Victims' relatives assembled at ground zero, where the observance began with a moment of silence and the tolling of bells at 8:46 a.m.

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(AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty) 

Harris is said to have had "the biggest debate moment" in the Democratic Party's first debate but failed to capitalize on it. Supporters are wondering if she can do it again on Thursday.

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Mayor Stephen K. Benjamin, SC (Video still via YouTube) 

Steve Benjamin, Mayor, Columbia, SC, and the city's first African American mayor talks to Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

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Republicans in the Senate plan to block any new legislation from the House of Representatives

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It will be the first state to allow voters to rank three or more candidates in order of preference

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(AP Photo/Gregory Bull, File) 

Pentagon plans to divert $3.6 billion from military budget to build Trump’s promised border wall

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Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden speaks to community faith leaders after serving breakfast during a visit to Dulan's Soul Food (AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File) 

Many Black voters are driven as much or more by who can defeat President Donald Trump as the issues they care about

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A makeshift memorial near the Walmart in El Paso, Texas (AP Photo/Cedar Attanasio) 

The American Civil Liberties Union on Tuesday urged ranking members of the House Judiciary Committee to oppose a bill that targets White supremacist groups by criminalizing domestic terrorism

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The National Congress of Black Women will celebrate its 35th annual brunch by honoring the 50th anniversary of Shirley Chisholm’s election

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