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Politics
Transgender troops currently in the military have been able to serve openly since last year. The policy also allows them to receive any treatment deemed medically necessary, including surgery and hormone therapy. ...
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Politics
The House Friday passed the National Defense Authorization Act for 2018, which included Congresswoman Suzan DelBene’s (WA-01) bipartisan Child Abuse Accountability Enhancement Act to close a legal loophole that denies justice for some survivors of child abuse. ...
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Sports
Sue Bird has been named to a WNBA record-tying 10th WNBA All-Star selection, the league announced Tuesday. ...
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Sports
The Seattle Storm has unveiled a PSA featuring nine-time WNBA All-Star Sue Bird, 2016 WNBA Rookie of the Year Breanna Stewart, Noelle Quinn, and Sami Whitcomb. ...
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Politics
Republicans in Congress seem to have a lot of ideas and a lot of intentions when it comes to changing things in the United States in order to “make America great again,” but they can’t seem to come together and actually agree on anything for long enough to actually get it done. ...
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Health
As the recent Hepatitis A outbreak in San Diego demonstrates, the need for improved medical devices in our hospitals and for outpatients is one way to manage medical issues and prevent new problems. ...
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Local
For the second year in a row, a campaign to rollback non-discrimination protections for transgender people failed to turn in enough signatures to qualify for the ballot in Washington state. ...
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National
Drew is 16-year-old boy who is transgender and he will begin his junior year at Allen D. Nease High School in Ponte Vedra, FL when he returns to school in August. He’s an honor student who wants to attend medical school to become a psychiatrist. ...
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Entertainment
Among the many winners of the 2017 awards were Justin Timberlake’s “Can't Stop the Feeling!” for Song of the Year, Adele for Female Artist of the Year, Justin Bieber for Male Artist of the Year, and The Chainsmokers for Best New Artist. ...
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Sports
For the game against the Sparks, Seattle will sport pink jerseys that include the Swedish Cancer Institute’s logo, and fans will also receive pink thunderstix to raise awareness. ...
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