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Jury selection set for Martin Walsh's aides in Boston Calling case

3 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Jury selection in the trial of two of Mayor Martin Walsh's top lieutenants will begin Monday, after a judge tossed the pair's latest attempt to get their case dismissed last...
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Kushner to head to Mideast to push Palestinian economic plan

8 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner, is returning to the Mideast at month's end to promote the administration's $50 billion...
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Kushner to head to Mideast to push Palestinian economic plan

8 hours ago   |   Star Tribune   |   2 articles

President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner, is returning to the Mideast at month's end to promote the administration's $50 billion economic support...
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Ben Carson admits that black Americans are struggling in Trump's economy

11 hours ago   |   Think Progress

Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson admitted Sunday that America's black homeownership rates have fallen to the lowest levels on record during President...
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Conservative Conference Avoids Trump as They Rebrand Nationalism and Economic Policy

12 hours ago   |   Time

David Brog had a message for any white supremacists potentially lurking in the crowd the National Conservatism Conference in Washington, D.C. on July 14-16. After hailing the...
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Our Top Stories of 2019-So Far

Our Top Stories of 2019-So Far

12 hours ago   |   Foreign Policy

From a trade war with China to women's rights around the world, here's what has captured our readers' attention in the first half of the year.
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6 furniture-store chains that aren't around anymore

6 furniture-store chains that aren't around anymore

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The furniture business can be tough. Changing tastes and economic downturns can prove toxic to unlucky furniture retailers. From Levitz Furniture to Heilig-Meyers, here are a...
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Over Local Objections, China Muscles Into Belarus

17 hours ago   |   NY Times

A Chinese battery plant has raised the ire of some residents, but Belarus, like Russia, needs the economic lifeline and cannot expect much help from Europe.
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Bolton travels to Japan, South Korea amid heated trade dispute between U.S. allies

17 hours ago   |   NBC News

President Donald Trump on Friday offered his help to ease tensions in the political and economic dispute between the United States' two biggest allies in Asia.
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State and Local Taxes Are Worsening Inequality

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Most states lean heavily on lower-income families. An Illinois referendum is a step toward correcting the problem.
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Puerto Rico gov will not seek reelection, leaves his party amid calls for...

Puerto Rico gov will not seek reelection, leaves his party amid calls for resignation

The announcement comes as hundreds of thousands of Puerto Ricans swarmed outside La Fortaleza in Old San Juan last week, demanding the governor resign. Read more ...

Administration pauses enforcement of abortion restriction, still frustrating...

Administration pauses enforcement of abortion restriction, still frustrating clinics

Clinics expressed concerns regarding the move, which slows a new rule against abortions Read more ...

4 inmates at a juvenile justice facility in Florida staged a fight and...

4 inmates at a juvenile justice facility in Florida staged a fight and escaped, officials say

The inmates then fought off staff in a control room and pushed a button to release the front door, a post on the sheriff's office Facebook page says. Read more ...

Arnie's Place in Concord celebrates National Ice Cream Day

Arnie's Place in Concord celebrates National Ice Cream Day

Ice cream shops around the country celebrated National Ice Cream Day on Sunday. Read more ...

Ricardo Rosselló Won't Seek Reelection As Puerto Rico Governor Amid...

Ricardo Rosselló Won't Seek Reelection As Puerto Rico Governor Amid 'Chatgate' Scandal

Leaked online chats between Rosselló and other officials sparked outrage across the U.S. island territory. Read more ...

Atlanta United strikes late in 2-0 victory over DC United

Atlanta United strikes late in 2-0 victory over DC United

ATLANTA - Gonzalo Martínez had a goal and an assist in the closing minutes to help Atlanta United beat D.C. United 2-0 on Sunday. Read more ...

Revolution beats FC Cincinnati 2-0, extends unbeaten streak

Revolution beats FC Cincinnati 2-0, extends unbeaten streak

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British Open 2019: How final round unfolded as Shane Lowry stormed to...

British Open 2019: How final round unfolded as Shane Lowry stormed to Portrush triumph

After Shane Lowry triumphed by six shots at The Open, we look at how the final round unfolded on a wet and windy day at Royal Portrush. Read more ...

Kevin Harvick races to 1st win season

Kevin Harvick races to 1st win season

Kevin Harvick raced to his first NASCAR Cup Series victory of the season Sunday, winning at New Hampshire Motor Speedway for the second straight year. Read more ...

Yastrzemski homers in 12th to lift Giants over Mets 3-2

Yastrzemski homers in 12th to lift Giants over Mets 3-2

SAN FRANCISCO - Mike Yastrzemski homered with one out in the bottom of the 12th inning to give the San Francisco Giants a 3-2 victory over the New York Mets on Sunday. Read more ...