According to a new poll, Bernie Sanders now leads Hillary Clinton in Iowa for the first time in the 2016 race.
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- The California Assembly has approved a right-to-die bill.
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- The remains of Homo naledi, a previously unknown species of human ancestor, have been discovered in South Africa.
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