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Beijing Awarded The 2022 Winter Olympic Games  |   

With the selection, Beijing will become the first city to host both winter and summer games. Beijing hosted the 2008 Summer Games.

WikiLeaks Docs Purport To Show The U.S. Spied On Japan's Government  |   

The documents also allege that the U.S. targeted Japanese banks and companies, including Mitsubishi.

To Get Big-Rig Drivers, Senate Bill Would Give Keys To Teens  |   

Some trucking companies are having trouble finding enough interstate drivers. They say cutting the minimum driving age from 21 to 18 is a fix, but critics worry such a move would be a safety disaster.

Democratic Candidates Stumble Over Black Lives Matter Movement   |   

"Nobody got the messaging right at the beginning," an activist in the movement said. "They should have known better." Three Democratic candidates are speaking to the National Urban League today.

In Cambodia, Rats Are Being Trained To Sniff Out Land Mines And Save Lives  |   

An estimated 4 to 6 million land mines are scattered throughout Cambodia, one of the world's worst-affected places. Rats possessing an exceptional sense of smell are being trained to detect the mines.