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Top Stories: Dallas Rallies Against White Supremacy; Why Older People Should Try HIIT

Aug 21, 2017

Thousands protested against white supremacy over the weekend at Dallas City Hall plaza. Similar rallies took place across the state. 

The various rallies called for the removal of Confederate monuments — one week after protests over the same issues spurred violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Cities like Dallas and Fort Worth are discussing what to do with the monuments and memorials. Late Sunday night, UT-Austin took down several Confederate statues across campus.

Other stories this morning: 

  • High intensity interval training sounds like a workout tool for young people, but a new study indicates doing burst of intense exercise with longer periods of easy recovery may also be beneficial for older people.

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