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One-fifth of Americans find workplace hostile or threatening

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The American workplace is grueling, stressful and surprisingly hostile. So concludes an in-depth study of 3,066 U.S. workers by the Rand Corp., Harvard Medical School and the University of California,...
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Simone Askew is first black woman to lead West Point cadets

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WEST POINT, N.Y. - Simone Askew is making history as the first black woman to lead the Long Grey Line at the U.S. Military Academy.
But first, she's joining a long, grimy line of cadets ending basic training with a traditional 12-mile march Monday.
The 20-year-old international history major from Fairfax, Virginia, assumes duties this week as first captain of the 4,400-member Corps of Cadets. That's the highest position in the cadet chain of command at West Point.
Pat Locke, one of two black women in the first class of women to graduate from West Point in 1980, says Askew is a terrific...
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2016 Extreme Weather a 'Cause for Concern,' Report Says

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Researchers called a new U.S. NOAA report on global weather in 2016 a clear signal of human-caused climate change.
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Aldi to offer grocery delivery service in 3 US cities

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NEW YORK - Aldi, the no-frills German grocer that's expanding in the U.S., says it will offer grocery delivery for the first time in three American cities by the end of the month.
Shoppers will be able to order goods on Instacart's website or app, and Instacart workers will pull the items off the shelf and deliver them.
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2 American Soldiers Killed in Iraq, U.S. Military Says

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"Initial reports indicate the incident was not due to enemy contact," the U.S. military said Sunday.
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