Abby Norman

Freelance writer and editor. I like science, Chopped, and ballroom dance. My dog's name is Whimsy.
Recent Articles

A Work Requirement For Medicaid Would Hurt Families

In the revised version of President Trump's proposed replacement for Obamacare, the American Health Care Act, House Republican leaders revealed several changes on Monday that they hope will help the r...
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How Did Neil & Marie Louise Gorsuch Meet?

This week President Donald Trump's pick for the Supreme Court, federal judge Neil Gorsuch, has been answering questions about himself, his career, and his politics during his confirmation hearing befo...
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How Robots Could Help Police Interview Kids

Investigations and crimes involving children are difficult for all involved to endure. Interviewing a child in order to establish evidence for a trial, for one, is a task that is often challenging for...
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Muslim Children Are Bullied More Often At School

Islamophobia and violence against members of the Muslim community have become a political focal point in the U.S. over the last decade, but particularly so in the months following the 2016 election. M...
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Barack Obama Responds To The London Attack

While he may no longer be the current President of the United States, former President Barack Obama still took the time to acknowledge the terrorist attack in London on Wednesday in the form of a twee...
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Could Neil Gorsuch Ban Late-Term Abortion?

On Tuesday, federal judge on the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals Neil Gorsuch began the second day of his confirmation hearing as President Trump's Supreme Court nominee. While Trump made promises in t...
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Stats That Support The Electronics Ban On Flights

President Donald Trump and the Department of Homeland Security announced Tuesday that they had put a new policy in place that would restrict what people traveling to the U.S. could bring with them on ...
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Kids Should Start School At A Later Age, Study Says

For many parents and kids, starting school is a milestone filled with excitement, apprehension, and maybe a little resistance. Just as many kids may have a hard time adjusting to school, plenty of par...
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How To Save An Instagram Live Video To Your Phone

Just when you think you've figured out the latest social media platform update or feature, someone announces a new one. It's like the Murphy's Law of the social media game. On Monday, Instagram announ...
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Here's When You Can See Julia On 'Sesame Street'

For almost 50 years, Sesame Street has captivated kids and adults alike as one of the most well-known children's television programs in history. Many of its "Muppets" are among the most recognized cha...
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