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We Do Not Come Empty-Handed: The Economic Case for Immigrants

54 minutes ago   |   Time

America has succeeded, and achieved its present position of global dominance, because it has always been good at importing the talent it needs. Immigrants are 14% of the U.S...
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Van Hollen, other Maryland lawmakers seek FBI briefing on ransomware attack

1 hour ago   |   Baltimore Sun

U.S. Sen. Chris Van Hollen and other Maryland lawmakers have lots of questions for the FBI about the ransomware attack on Baltimore City government computer systems. The...
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NH Primary Source: Marzullo sets up website, Twitter account to draft Bolduc to run for US Senate

NH Primary Source: Marzullo sets up website, Twitter account to draft Bolduc to run for US Senate

2 hours ago   |   WMUR

Former state Republican Party vice chair and current state Rep. J.P. Marzullo is enthused about the possibility of Brig. Gen. Donald Bolduc running for the U.S. Senate seat...
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Sun-drenched Thursday belies the overall wet, stormy pattern still in place here; upper air “blocking” to keep storm clusters coming, rotating around an expanding hot air dome over the Southeast U.S.-record 100° temps Memorial Day weekend temps

Sun-drenched Thursday belies the overall wet, stormy pattern still in place here; upper air “blocking” to keep storm clusters coming, rotating around an expanding hot air dome over the Southeast U.S.-record 100° temps Memorial Day weekend temps

6 hours ago   |   WGN TV


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Alabama Historians: The Last Known Slave Ship Has Been Found

7 hours ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

A found shipwreck fits the exact dimensions of the Clotilda, which carried 110 Africans to the U.S. in 1860, more than a half-century after importing slaves was declared illegal.
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Census: Big cities in US aren't growing like they used to

7 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

ORLANDO, Fla. - Big cities in the U.S. aren't growing like they used to. Most of the nation's largest cities last year grew by a fraction of the numbers they did earlier in the...
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Politics, killings stifle wolf recovery amid hefty price tag

7 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

RALEIGH, N.C. - Illegal killings and longstanding political resistance have undercut the return of two species of endangered wolves to the wild, frustrating government efforts...
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Birth tourism controversy: Foreign women travel to deliver babies, gain U.S. citizenship for newborns

7 hours ago   |   ABC

The I-Team exposes pregnant foreigners coming to America, leaving with babies who are U.S. citizens.
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Tariffs, trade frustrations put Nebraska's farmers on edge

Tariffs, trade frustrations put Nebraska's farmers on edge

7 hours ago   |   KETV

Tensions between the U.S. and China creating uncertainty for longtime producers
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Chicago slips on population but is still third-largest city in U.S. - for now

7 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

The majority of municipalities in the Chicago region, including the city itself, lost population last year, according to newly released estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau...
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Man accused of burying his 97-year-old mother, taking her Social Security...

Man accused of burying his 97-year-old mother, taking her Social Security, VA benefits

Months after she was last seen in December, authorities were called April 5 to the Arizona home. Read more ...

'Violent tornado' touches down in Missouri capital

'Violent tornado' touches down in Missouri capital

Weather Service: A 'violent tornado' has touched down in Jefferson City, Mo., causing possible fatalities, heavy damage Read more ...

Micro cameras found in women's bathroom, Veterans Affairs employee accused...

Micro cameras found in women's bathroom, Veterans Affairs employee accused of recording people, court docs say

Women reported finding micro cameras in stalls underneath toilets in a bathroom. Read more ...

Authorities: 5-month-old girl in Florida dies after being left in hot day...

Authorities: 5-month-old girl in Florida dies after being left in hot day care van for hours

The girl's mother reportedly found her daughter in the van after she called the facility and they said they didn't know she was there. Read more ...

Celebrity chef Mario Batali, accused of assault and battery, facing arraignment

Celebrity chef Mario Batali, accused of assault and battery, facing arraignment

The accuser, who filed a lawsuit against the celebrity chef last year, accused him of forcibly kissing her and groping her inside the restaurant. Read more ...

Fugitive says he'll surrender if enough people ‘like' his wanted poster on...

Fugitive says he'll surrender if enough people ‘like' his wanted poster on Facebook

“I wanted to give them a little incentive for all the hard work they put in to catch me,” the 29-year-old said. Read more ...

Harriet Tubman $20 bill that was supposed to debut next year likely won't...

Harriet Tubman $20 bill that was supposed to debut next year likely won't come out until 2028

It will be awhile longer before Americans see Harriet Tubman replace President Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill. Read more ...

Indian Prime Minister Modi's party claims re-election victory

Indian Prime Minister Modi's party claims re-election victory

NEW DELHI - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's party claims it has won re-election with commanding lead in vote count. Read more ...

No ceasefire in Libya for now, Haftar tells Macron

No ceasefire in Libya for now, Haftar tells Macron

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Actor Geoffrey Rush wins record US$1.9mn in Daily Telegraph MeToo defamation...

Actor Geoffrey Rush wins record US$1.9mn in Daily Telegraph MeToo defamation case

Actor Geoffrey Rush has received the largest defamation payout to a single plaintiff in Australian history, to the tune of AU$2.9 million in his case against the Daily... Read more ...