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January 18, 2017

Saving Africa’s Elephants

China bans the trading of ivory to help protect elephants.

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January 12, 2017

Honoring Dr. King

People across the country will honor Martin Luther King Jr. with a national day of service.
January 11, 2017

President Obama Says Farewell

In his final speech, the outgoing president thanked Americans and urged all citizens to keep pushing for a better world.
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