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Hopefully today's name change, while so meaningful to me personally, can also raise awareness of the fact that we (transgender) people exist everywhere in America today, and that we must jump through hurdles every day just for being who we are.  

— Chelsea Elizabeth Manning, the private known as Bradley Manning who was sentenced to 35 years in prison for handing classified U.S. documents to WikiLeaks, reacting after a judge approved her name change.
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The ferry that sank in South Korea, likely killing hundreds, was carrying more than three times its recommended cargo, said prosecutors Wednesday, NBC News reported. The ship was lugging some 3,600 tons of cargo when it left port –– more than double the weight of the ship itself. Prosecutors said they're investigating whether the ship's operator bribed government inspectors for a clean safety certificate. Read »
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