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As lava pours into the ocean from Hawaii's Kilauea, a new risk surfaces: laze

As lava pours into the Pacific from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano, a gassy plume lifts from the ocean carrying toxic fumes and tiny shards of rock that are as sharp as a knife. A Q&A on laze.

Trump casts doubt on U.S.-North Korea summit as he meets with South Korea's Moon to salvage it

President Trump meets with South Korean President Moon Jae-in at the White House on Tuesday in hopes of resetting suddenly precarious diplomacy with North Korea, less than three weeks before a tentative June 12 summit between Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

Reach out or resist? A Texas runoff tests Democrats' midterm strategy

Lizzie Fletcher and Laura Moser agree on most issues, but differ in style and their approach to winning a Houston district that is a prime target in November. Their Tuesday runoff is a clash between a favorite of the Democratic establishment versus grassroots activists.

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1968: How a tumultuous year still shapes our world

East L.A., 1968: ‘Walkout!’ The day high school students helped ignite the Chicano power movement

In March 1968, thousands of students walked out of four Los Angeles high schools. Most were of Mexican descent; they marched for better teachers, better facilities and college prep courses. The walkouts spread to include 22,000 students across L.A. and ignited a generation of Chicano activism.

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