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New charities pop up all the time. But how do you know which ones work? Economists have come up with a strategy to figure it out. They've used it to tackle one of the biggest problems in the world.

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The ABC News anchor gave the foundation $75,000 over three years. He says he thought the donations were a matter of public record.

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There's an unusual bipartisan consensus in Washington on the need to overhaul the justice system. But there are competing proposals and, as one advocate says, "expectations are very high."

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A person flying a small drone-like device too close to the White House was taken into custody. It's another in a line of security instances around the White House.

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President Obama meets with officials from six Persian Gulf countries at Camp David to reassure them about the emerging nuclear deal with Iran.

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