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The Obama administration announced today that it is expanding a program that helps Central American refugees, including minors, to reunite with their families in the United States. The effort is designed to discourage people from leaving their homeland and flooding the southern U.S. border, say administration officials.

The program has three components.

Trevor Burbank is single, 27 years old, and has been house hunting in Nashville for the last year.

"My rent's going up in August, so I have to figure out what I'm doing," he says.

The last time Burbank looked for a place was five years ago. He decided to use his down payment to start a business instead.

"There was a house that I really liked that was going for $60,000, and I saw the house being sold in the past few months for just shy of $300,000," Burbank says.

Congresswoman Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Wash., said Tuesday she definitely won’t vote for presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton. But for the second time in a week, she said GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump hasn’t earned her vote yet either.

“You can always write somebody in,” the Republican who represents southwest Washington said after an event in downtown Vancouver on Tuesday.

Before traveling abroad, as more than 1.2 billion people did in 2015, it's important to consider your health.

A recent New England Journal of Medicine article says that between 22 and 64 percent of travelers abroad report some sort of illness, depending on where they go.

Most illnesses were mild, but some can be life-threatening — and many people don't seek medical consultation before their trip.

Winter storms have been eroding coastal bluffs at California's Redwood National Park, and as the cliffs disappear, the buried remains of Native American archaeological sites are at risk for falling into the ocean.

One such site is called Summer Place, says Suntayea Steinruck, a member of the Tolowa Dee-ni' Nation and a tribal heritage preservation officer. Her ancestors hunted and fished around what used to be a small village there.

With recent reports that drugmakers have sharply raised the prices of some prescription drugs, a reader has written in to ask why a common generic drug is also suddenly costing him more. Another reader has questions about health plans with high-deductibles. Here are those readers' questions, and what I've learned about the answers.

The 2,200-year-old mummy of an Egyptian man who spent a lot of time sitting and eating carbs went on display at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem on Tuesday, and will be open to the public beginning Wednesday.

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