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WNBA Fines 3 Teams, Players for Shirts in Wake of Shootings

By Doug Feinberg | Jul 24
The WNBA has fined the Indiana Fever, New York Liberty and Phoenix Mercury and their players for wearing black warm up shirts in the wake of recent shootings by and against police officers.

Israel Takes on Facebook in Battle Against Incitement

By Tia Goldenberg | Jul 24
Nine months ago, Dareen Tatour posted a poem to Facebook about her frustration over spiking violence between Israelis and Palestinians. Days later, Israeli police banged on her door in the middle of the night and arrested her.

How Chicago is Keeping Cool in the Heat Wave

Jul 24
Dean Reynolds reports on how Chicago is using green infrastructure to fight the extreme heat.

Escaping Civilization in Isle Royale National Park

Jul 24
If you want to avoid the crowds and satisfy your inner explorer, take a look at one of the least-visited gems, Isle Royale National Park.

Business Was Booming for Cleveland's Gay Escorts During the GOP Convention

Jul 24
Although the Democrats' convention is in Philadelphia, closeted Republicans turned Cleveland into another "city of brotherly love" this week.

Testimony Heard in San Francisco Lesbian Murder Trial

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Jul 24
Friends of a lesbian who was shot to death in a parking lot near a gay San Francisco nightclub in 2013 described in court how she had put up her hands and pleaded with the suspect before he shot her and a friend.

International AIDS Conference Looks at Advances and Barriers

By Liz Highleyman | Jul 24
While remarkable gains have been made in preventing and treating HIV over the past 16 years, this progress could be reversed without adequate funding and respect for the human rights of the people most at risk.

Gay Victim of Trump Rally Violence Sues San Jose

By Matthew S. Bajko | Jul 24
A gay Latino Republican is among the 14 people who filed a lawsuit last Thursday, July 14, against the city of San Jose, its mayor and police chief due to being attacked after attending a Donald Trump rally.

The Murky Role of Mental Illness in Extremism, Terror

By Maria Cheng | Jul 24
After family members of the driver who slammed a truck into a holiday crowd in the French city of Nice said he suffered from depression, questions have been raised again about the links between mental illness, extreme ideology and mass violence.

Group Clones California Giant Trees to Combat Climate Change

By Scott Smith | Jul 24
Sequoias growing in the Sierra are among the biggest and oldest trees on Earth, some nearly 300 feet tall and up to 3,000 years old. Could they hep combat climate change?

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