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A single new Alzheimer's drug has the potential to explode the federal budget and move an already simmering debate over drug prices in Congress and the White House onto the front burner.

A new photography book called “Dads” celebrates gay fatherhood. "To know that there’s this whole wave of queer parents coming up, that gives me such hope.” - @NBCOUT 

Progressive policies like pot legalization and Medicaid expansion became law through ballot initiatives. Now some Republican-led states are working to limit that process.

Federal regulators warn that most firefighters are not prepared to handle the unique threat lithium-ion batteries pose when handling electrical vehicle fires.

NEW: 10 people, including 9 children, are dead following a multi-car crash in Alabama Saturday afternoon that authorities suspect was triggered by wet weather from the remnants of Tropical Storm Claudette.

Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett condemns the election of hardline judge Ebrahim Raisi as Iranian president, saying his would be a "regime of brutal hangmen" with which world powers should not negotiate a new nuclear deal.

Pres. Biden wants to bring Amtrak to a Northeast commuter corridor. Its future is uncertain.

Higher Juneteenth support among younger Americans may be a sign of the larger shift in the nation's conversation on race. - @MeetThePress 

Remote learning is making some families consider holding their children back a grade



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WATCH: Full speech by George Floyd's brother, Terrence Floyd, at site of George Floyd's death.

BREAKING: Jon Ossoff wins U.S. Senate runoff in Georgia, NBC News projects.

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San Juan mayor: "I cannot fathom the thought that the greatest nation in the world cannot figure out the logistics for a small island..."

WATCH: Former President Carter, the oldest living former president in US history, helps lead a build of Habitat for Humanity homes in Nashville one day after falling at his home and receiving stitches above his eye.

First Lady Dr. Jill Biden visits National Guard troops stationed outside the US Capitol in DC: "I just wanted to come today to say thank you to all of you for keeping me and my family safe ... The White House baked you some chocolate chip cookies."

FULL AMANDA GORMAN POEM: “We will raise this wounded world into a wondrous one ... There is always light, if only we’re brave enough to see it. If only we’re brave enough to be it.” The 22-year-old is the youngest inaugural poet in U.S. history:

BREAKING: 'Saved by the Bell' star Dustin Diamond has died at age 44, weeks after he was diagnosed with cancer, his manager says.

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A Michigan judge denies the release of a 15-year-old Black girl who has been jailed since mid-May for not doing her online schoolwork.

US coronavirus cases by month in 2020: March: 186,200 April: 883,199 May: 723,166 June: 845,736 July: 1,926,970 August: 1,479,756 September: 1,215,901 October: 1,940,522 November: 4,252,822 (As of 9 a.m. ET Nov. 30, 2020)