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Trump's California visit, Greta Thunberg appears before Congress: 5 things you need to know Wednesday

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President Donald Trump heads to San Diego amid homeless comments backlash, teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg appears before Congress and more things to start your Wednesday
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Thunberg tells lawmakers, "listen to the science." 01:25

Teenage climate campaigner Greta Thunberg told House lawmakers Wednesday, that she wants them to unite behind the science and to take real action on climate change. Rough Cut (no reporter narration)

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