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Equal pay for women is ‘bad for families’ and society, a Utah lawmaker says

James Green said in a letter that men make more than women because they’re “the primary breadwinners” of their families, and paying women equally would somehow ruin the makeup of a traditional family where “the Mother” remains at home raising children. Green, a Republican, later apologized and resigned from his post as vice chair of the Wasatch County Republican Party.

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Despite high scores, NBA Dunk Contest falls flat for most fans

In Saturday’s NBA Dunk Contest, Indiana Pacers guard Glenn Robinson III topped relative unknown Derrick Jones Jr. of the Phoenix Suns with several highlight reel dunks that got the New Orleans crowd on its feet, also beating Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan and Orlando Magic forward Aaron Gordon.

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What you need to know about the massive Oroville Dam emergency in California

California is trying to avert disaster at the tallest dam in the United States. With the possibility of more rain on the way, engineers are working as quickly as possible while evacuees are uncertain when they will be able to return home.
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What you need to know about the massive Oroville Dam emergency in California 2:52

What you need to know about the massive Oroville Dam emergency in California

This Oroville Dam evacuee brought along a month's worth of food 1:13

This Oroville Dam evacuee brought along a month's worth of food

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Dramatic footage of New Orleans tornado as it tears through warehouse 1:24

Dramatic footage of New Orleans tornado as it tears through warehouse