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Piper Su, seen here with her son, Elliot, lives in Alexandria, Va. She has registered with several transplant centers in hopes of increasing the odds of getting an organ. Courtesy of Piper Su hide caption

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Searching For A Fairer Way To Distribute Donor Livers

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GOP Health Care Bill Appears Dead After Sen. Collins Declares Opposition

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Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-La., continues to tweak the health care bill he cosponsors in an effort to persuade reluctant senators to back it. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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Rental Firms' Disaster Readiness May Help Usher The Age Of Self-Driving Cars

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The Dallas Cowboys, led by owner Jerry Jones, center, take a knee prior to the national anthem Monday night in Glendale, Ariz., ahead of the team's game against the Arizona Cardinals. Matt York/AP hide caption

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'Nomadland' Tracks Rising Number Of Americans Living On The Road

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Far-Right Gains Set To Alter Germany's Relationship With U.S, E.U.

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60 Years Later, Remembering The Little Rock Nine And School Integration

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NFL National Anthem Protests Recall History Of Sports And Politics

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American Hospital Association CEO Explains His Opposition To Graham-Cassidy Bill

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GOP Lawmakers Present Revised Version Of Graham-Cassidy Health Bill

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