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FILE - This handout photo, taken Aug. 17, 2005, file photo, provided by the US Geological Survey/Princeton University shows an American pika. A new study shows populations of the rabbit-like animal known as the American pika are vanishing in many mountainous areas of the West as climate change alters habitat. The U.S. Geological Survey research unveiled Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016, found ranges of the mountain-dwelling herbivore are decreasing in southern Utah, northeastern California and in the Great Basin that covers most of Nevada. (Shana S. Weber/USGS, Princeton University via AP)

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Northwestern State University. (Facebook)

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Iranian warship Alborz prepares to leave Iran's waters at the Strait of Hormuz on April 7, 2015. (Associated Press)

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Safety of Chromium-6 Levels in North Carolina Illustration by Linas Garsys/The Washington Times

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An AH-1Z Viper Super Cobra helicopter lands aboard the USS Makin Island in the Pacific Ocean, Oct. 5, 2010. (U.S. Marine Corps) ** FILE **

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A large electronic billboard declaring the Islamic State terrorist group "sucks" has gone up in Phoenix as part of a national Muslim-American campaign to denounce terrorism. (ABC 15)

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Marine Corps Forces Special Operations Command will now have its own insignia, which features the motto "Spiritus Invictus," or unconquerable spirit. (U.S. Marine Corps)

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The climate blame began in earnest last week with former Vice President Al Gore, who described the deluge as an example of "one of the manifestations of climate change." Those remarks were followed by a rash of supportive articles. (Associated Press)

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In this Sept. 7, 2013, file photo, members of the Tokyo 2020 delegation celebrate after Tokyo was awarded the 2020 Olympic Games during the 125th IOC session in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The next three Olympics are headed for relatively calmer ports of call in South Korea, Japan and China following the organizational drama surrounding the 2014 Winter Olympics in Russia and the just completed Summer Games in Brazil, but challenges remain, especially when it comes to finances and generating enthusiasm among home audiences. (AP Photo/Victor R. Caivano, File)

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Illustration on the virtues of coal bed methane energy by Linas Garsys/The Washington Times

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This is a disaster ... (Illustration by Michael Ramirez for Creators Syndicate)

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Residents wade through floodwaters from heavy rains in the Chateau Wein Apartments in Baton Rouge, La., on Aug. 12. (Associated Press)

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In this Aug. 13, 2016 photo, marijuana plants await judging at a competition to select nine specimens for display at the Oregon State Fair in Salem, Ore. (AP Photo/Gillian Flaccus)

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Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump and his running mate, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, right, help to unload supplies for flood victims during a tour of the flood damaged area in Gonzales, La., Friday, Aug. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Max Becherer)

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Raymond Jackson's mugshot, via the Houston Chronicle's website. Accessed Aug. 19, 2016.

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In this Saturday, Aug. 13, 2016 file photo, marijuana plant awaits judging in the Oregon Cannabis Growers' Fair marijuana plant competition in Salem, Ore. (AP Photo/Gillian Flaccus, File)

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David Key, an insurance adjuster, examines the flood damage to his own backyard in Prairieville, Louisiana. After a series of storms dumped nearly 3 feet of rain on the area, Mr. Key fled with his wife and three children.. (Associated Press)

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Red Tornado stops by to challenge Kara Danvers in Supergirl: The Complete First Season," now available on Blu-ray from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment.

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Ryan Lochte of the United States competes in a men's 200-meter individual medley heat at the 2016 Summer Olympics on Aug. 10 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Associated Press)