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House GOP education bill moving forward as teachers protest

House GOP education bill moving forward as teachers protest

2 minutes ago   |   WTAE

Republicans in West Virginia House of Delegates advanced their wide-ranging education proposal to allow state's first charter schools
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'Systemic failure' of UN ahead of military crackdown: Review

10 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera

An internal report says the UN suffered from "fragmented strategy" ahead of brutal military action against Rohingya.
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Sharer of New Zealand mosque shooting video gets 21 months

15 minutes ago   |   ABC News

A Christchurch businessman who shared a video of worshippers being slaughtered at a New Zealand mosque has been sentenced to 21 months in prison
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Ricochet to Face Samoa Joe at WWE Stomping Grounds After Fatal 5-Way Win on Raw

26 minutes ago   |   Bleacher Report

Ricochet will challenge Samoa Joe for the United States Championship at Stomping Grounds. Ricochet earned the right after surviving a Fatal 5-Way elimination match that...
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Undocumented immigrants will receive NY driver's licenses

33 minutes ago   |   Times Union   |   2 articles

ALBANY - Hard-fought legislation that would enable undocumented immigrants to obtain driver's licenses is headed to Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo's desk for consideration after the...
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People Prefer Dogs With Sad Puppy Eyes, Research Shows

33 minutes ago   |   Time

What's behind those hard-to-resist puppy dog eyes? New research suggests that over thousands of years of dog domestication, people preferred pups that could pull off that...
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CSULB sets up 'shark shacks' on SoCal shores this summer

33 minutes ago   |   ABC

The Shark Lab at California State Long Beach is setting up over 60 "shark shacks" this summer on Southern California beaches.
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Landlords Oppose Trump Plan to Evict Undocumented Immigrants

36 minutes ago   |   NY Times

Landlords say undocumented immigrants in federally funded housing are reliable tenants who pay on time. The administration says subsidized housing is for American citizens.
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Administration Backtracks on Aid to Central America

Administration Backtracks on Aid to Central America

46 minutes ago   |   Newser   |   2 articles

The Trump administration said Monday it is easing previously announced cuts in aid to the Central American nations of El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala but will not allow new...
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Cuomo expected to sign bill approving driver's licenses for illegal immigrants

Cuomo expected to sign bill approving driver's licenses for illegal immigrants

47 minutes ago   |   New York Post   |   2 articles

New York state lawmakers on Monday passed a controversial bill granting driver's licenses to illegal immigrants - and Gov. Andrew Cuomo is expected to sign it. Democrats in the...
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'Defensive purposes': US sending 1,000 more troops to the Middle East amid...

'Defensive purposes': US sending 1,000 more troops to the Middle East amid tensions with Iran

The move aims to deter Iran and calm allies about the security of key shipping lanes. Read more ...

2 shot, 2 arrested at Raptors rally; celebration continues

2 shot, 2 arrested at Raptors rally; celebration continues

TORONTO - Two people were shot and wounded at a rally Monday for the NBA champion Raptors, and two people were arrested, police said. Read more ...

Supreme Court hands Democrats a win in Virginia racial gerrymander case

Supreme Court hands Democrats a win in Virginia racial gerrymander case

Because the Supreme Court dismissed the challenge on standing grounds, justices did not rule if the maps constitute an unconstitutional racial gerrymander. Read more ...

Socialite fashion designer Gloria Vanderbilt has died at the age of 95

Socialite fashion designer Gloria Vanderbilt has died at the age of 95

Gloria Vanderbilt, the heiress fashion designer, has died at the age of 95. Vanderbilt's son, CNN anchor Anderson Cooper, revealed the news to his network Monday morning. Visit... Read more ...

Gloria Vanderbilt, iconic fashion designer and socialite, dies at age 95

Gloria Vanderbilt, iconic fashion designer and socialite, dies at age 95

The American artist, author, actress, fashion designer, heiress and socialite was born in 1924. Read more ...

The tree thought to have inspired Dr. Seuss' 'The Lorax' has fallen

The tree thought to have inspired Dr. Seuss' 'The Lorax' has fallen

The tree was estimated to be about 80 to 100 years old. Read more ...

Supreme Court sides with Oregon bakery that refused to make cake for...

Supreme Court sides with Oregon bakery that refused to make cake for same-sex wedding

The court's decision puts off a major case for next term and allows the issue to further percolate in the courts below. Read more ...

This Day in History: O.J. Simpson leads police on infamous Bronco chase

This Day in History: O.J. Simpson leads police on infamous Bronco chase

The infamous white Ford Bronco police chase came days after Simpson's ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson, was killed along with her friend Ron Goldman. Read more ...

Bodies of missing woman, child found after father's arrest for murder

Bodies of missing woman, child found after father's arrest for murder

The bodies of a missing Oregon woman and her 3-year-old son were discovered in a wooded area over the weekend - weeks after the boy's father was arrested in connection to their... Read more ...

'You're better off getting a job': 11-year-old recounts fighting off...

'You're better off getting a job': 11-year-old recounts fighting off intruder with machete

Braydon Smith was alone in the house and on the phone with his mom when the suspect entered through a window. Read more ...