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Minutes after Biden selected Harris as VP, she throws first punch at Trump; teachers raise their hands with safety concerns.

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Archive: August 10, 2012

Dr. Tanya Page gives a routine health exam to a young patient in Outside In's mobile health van. Photo courtesy of Kelly Anderson.

PORTLAND, Ore. – Oregon may be working to transform its health care delivery system, but one Community Health Center has been transforming young lives for more than 40 years. "Outside In" serves the Portland homeless population, with a special emphasis on teens. For National Health Center Wee ...Read More

PHOTO:  A new study from the Stanford University School of Medicine finds that clinic medical centers can provide even better care than private practices. Image by  Royalty-Free/Corbis
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. – It's National Health Center Week, and California's Community Health Centers (CHCs) are taking center stage to showcase the ways in which they go beyond the traditional role of medicine. CHCs not only treat all patients despite their ability to pay, but a Stanford Universi ...Read More

PHOTO: David Bergin, Pueblo, Colo.

CHEYENNE, Wyo. – People from all over the country are in Cheyenne today (Friday), to compete in this weekend's AARP National Spelling Bee. Some have tried for the grand prize several times, while others are new to the competition. David and Cathy Bergin from Pueblo, Colorado, are here - and D ...Read More


FRANKFORT, Ky. – More air pollution is coming from the smokestacks of coal-fired plants in Kentucky than from any other state in the nation, according to a new report from the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC). The nonprofit environmental organization says Kentucky plants emitted more ...Read More

PHOTO: The so-called DREAM Act will give young, undocumented immigrants brought to the U.S. as children the chance to get a temporary work permit. Image by  Royalty-Free/Corbis

PHOENIX – Young people brought to the United States as children by undocumented parents can start applying Wednesday for temporary two-year work permits. The "deferred action" program is President Obama's alternative to the DREAM Act, which has been stalled in Congress for years. Tucson immig ...Read More

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AUSTIN, Texas – Recent improvements to the long-troubled juvenile justice system in Texas are already in jeopardy, if a just-released survey of officials in 73 county youth probation departments is any indication. The state's newly created Juvenile Justice Department has emphasized community- ...Read More

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