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    Financial News
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    American oil refineries are working harder than ever before - CNN Money NEW!

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    Health News
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    Science News
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    Sports News
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    Technology News
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        Officials have reopened a rural Oklahoma school system after an investigation into comments authorities deemed threatening to a transgender student.

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    World News
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        Lawyers representing Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa have filed papers urging the country's Constitutional Court to throw out an opposition challenge to his election.

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