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With his first major win after four back surgeries the golfing champion is back on form

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Parents in the island nation want to vaccinate their babies but many are desperately poor

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President Trump has refused to reveal his financial information

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Rep. Alma Adams  

Black mothers are twice as likely to suffer from severe maternal morbidity than White mothers

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President Donald Trump participates in a roundtable on immigration and border security at the U.S. Border Patrol Calexico Station in Calexico, Calif. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) 

The White House considered a plan to release detained immigrants into "sanctuary cities," three people familiar with the idea confirmed Friday — a plan that critics branded as an effort to use migrants as pawns to go after political opponents.

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Holden Matthews, 21, was arrested Thursday, April 11, 2019, in connection with suspicious fires at three historic black churches in southern Louisiana. (Louisiana Office of State Fire Marshal via AP) 

The suspect in a string of fires that destroyed three Black churches in rural Louisiana is the white son of a sheriff's deputy whose father helped arrange for his son's arrest, authorities said Thursday.

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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange gestures to supporters outside the Ecuadorian embassy in London, where he has been in self imposed exile since 2012. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein, File) 

The image of a disheveled WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange being hauled out of the Ecuadorian Embassy in London to face charges stood in stark contrast to the praise President Donald Trump showered on Assange's hacking organization night after night during the final weeks of the 2016 presidential campaign.

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Eladio Beltran stands in the apple orchard where he works in Albion, N.Y. Beltran faces deportation because he was arrested for driving without a license. (AP Photo/Heather Ainsworth) 

Several states, including Oregon, are looking at bills that would ease restrictions on accessing a driver’s license

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Hayden Howard, 2, steps on roaches in his mother's apartment in Cedarhurst Homes, a federally subsidized, low-income apartment complex in Natchez, Miss. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis) 

In this city known for pre-Civil War mansions, a young mother shared a government-funded apartment with her three small children and a legion of cockroaches. 

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Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo (Photo: Marvin Kelly) 

The main event – playfully named “The Greatest Show on Dirt” — is the rodeo itself. Thousands of spectators gather to watch Black cowboys and cowgirls compete in eight major rodeo events.

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