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Some African elephants are evolving to have no tusks. Is it from years of poaching?

Female elephants in Mozambique's Gorongosa National Park have been born tuskless, and scientists say it's an evolutionary result of brutal poaching.      
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71 Percent of Democrats in College Wouldn't Date a Trump Voter, Poll Finds
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Washington QB Ryan Fitzpatrick will undergo arthroscopic surgery on hip, ending his season
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NFL's Aldon Smith arrested, booked on felony charge of DUI causing injury: report
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Report: Attorney says prosecutors likely to present Deshaun Watson case to Grand Jury in January
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Biden warns Putin against Ukraine invasion; Remembering a day of infamy.
12/7: Red and Blue
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Australia joins US in diplomatic boycott of Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics
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At Guantanamo hearing, both parties express disappointment with the president
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House Approves Mitch McConnell's Plan To Have His Cake and Eat It on the Debt Ceiling
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Democrat feminist slams Biden for conflating sex and gender: We're seeing 'total invasion' of women's spaces
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Man dies in Prince George’s crash
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US going to war with Russia over Ukraine would 'court destruction of the known world': Macgregor
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San Francisco police lt. blames ACLU for string of smash-and-grab robberies: 'Protecting the criminals'
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Roger Stone rejects Jan. 6 committee subpoena, invoking Fifth Amendment
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DOJ Announces US Navy Seized Iranian Terrorist Arms Shipments Bound for Militants in Yemen
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Defense Department's review of Afghanistan drawdown begins 3 months after withdrawal
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Riverside County official expresses 'horror' over abuse of Turpin siblings
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Virginia’s visit to JMU ends with frustration and a 52-49 loss
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Here's how an anime convention will help track the spread of Omicron
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GOP Rep. Dan Crenshaw derides House Freedom Caucus: 'Grifters' and 'performance artists'
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Islanders end 11-game losing streak with win over Senators
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House Passes Defense Authorization Bill 363-70, Now Heads to Senate
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34,000 L.A. Unified students have not complied with vaccine mandate, signaling problems ahead
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House passes compromise defense bill, backing Pentagon budget boost
Lawmakers approved the legislation 363-70, which saw 169 Democrats join 194 Republicans in a blowout vote.
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Biden confronts Putin as tensions escalate over Ukraine
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In dramatic testimony, alleged Epstein victim recounts Maxwell's role
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House passes agreement on deal to allow Democrats to address debt ceiling
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The House OKs a bipartisan defense policy bill that includes servicemember pay boost
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Los Angeles neighborhood group in Melrose installs license plate readers amid crime wave
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