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Mom shares inspiring message about ‘flabby’ postpartum belly

Mom shares inspiring message about ‘flabby’ postpartum belly

Summers VonHesse loves her postpartum belly, and she hopes other moms can appreciate theirs, too.

VonHesse (follow her at @socalsummers) recently uploaded a body-positive swimsuit photo to Instagram. In it, she’s standing in the sand and working her angles. In …

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Twitter cites progress in fighting harassment, but is taking a “just trust us” approach

Twitter cites progress in fighting harassment, but is taking a “just trust us” approach

Twitter cites progress in fighting harassment, but is taking a "just trust us" approach

For the past few years, Twitter has been trying to respond to a flood of complaints from many of its more than 300 million active users …

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Excluding Pregnant Women From Clinical Studies Because They’re Classed As ‘Vulnerable’ Is ‘Harmful’

Excluding Pregnant Women From Clinical Studies Because They’re Classed As ‘Vulnerable’ Is ‘Harmful’

Excluding mums-to-be from clinical studies is unfair and could be potentially harmful, researchers have said.

Pregnant women are often ruled out of participating in clinical trials because they’re classified as a “vulnerable” group, and this creates a knowledge void around …

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The Formidable Checks and Balances Imposing on President Trump

The Formidable Checks and Balances Imposing on President Trump

Trump’s chair in the White House’s Roosevelt Room

Donald Trump wanted to start his presidency with the shock and awe of rapid change. Instead, almost everywhere he looks, he’s stuck in the mud of grinding trench warfare.

Trump’s tumultuous first …

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Trillanes on Duterte bank accounts: ‘Prove me wrong’

Trillanes on Duterte bank accounts: ‘Prove me wrong’

REVIVED ALLEGATION. Senator Antonio Trillanes IV presents documents that supposedly prove President Rodrigo Duterte had over P2 billion in his bank accounts, during a news briefing on February 16, 2017. Photo by Joseph Vidal/PRIB

MANILA, Philippines (3rd UPDATE) – It …

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If Elaine Chao Axes This Bay Area Rail Funding, We’ll Know She’s Politicizing Transportation

If Elaine Chao Axes This Bay Area Rail Funding, We’ll Know She’s Politicizing Transportation

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Caltrain’s diesel locomotives standing by.

For the past 20 years, as Bay Area workers have invented the apps and devices that define this young century, system engineers have sought to bring the Caltrain rail corridor up to date …

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‘It’s really glamorous, kids’: Celebs react to their Emmy nominations

‘It’s really glamorous, kids’: Celebs react to their Emmy nominations

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Dan Fogelman, creator of this season’s breakout drama "This Is Us," responded with a mix of joy, exhilaration, surprise and gratitude Thursday to the NBC series’ 11 Emmy …

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Man Admits to Killing 4 in Pennsylvania, His Lawyer Says

Man Admits to Killing 4 in Pennsylvania, His Lawyer Says

DOYLESTOWN, Pa. — A Pennsylvania man has admitted to killing four of his acquaintances, after bodies were found buried on his parents’ farm in Bucks County, the man’s lawyer said on Thursday.

Cosmo DiNardo, 20, had been described by prosecutors …

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IRS boss Koskinen backs tax reform, calls system ‘a mess’

IRS boss Koskinen backs tax reform, calls system ‘a mess’

IRS Commissioner John Koskinen said Wednesday that the agency fully supports tax reform efforts, acknowledging the existing U.S. tax code is such a “mess” that even he struggles to fill out his federal returns.

“Nobody’s more supportive of tax simplification …

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Trump Says His Son Is The Victim Of A ‘Witch Hunt’

Trump Says His Son Is The Victim Of A ‘Witch Hunt’

Donald Trump kisses his son Donald, Jr. at a campaign event at Regents University in Virginia Beach, Virginia February 24, 2016. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

President Donald Trump continued his defense of son Donald and tweeted Wednesday that he is the victim …

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