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DHS: ICE agents sent to cities would be highly trained, cooperate with local police

DHS: ICE agents sent to cities would be highly trained, cooperate with local police

40 minutes ago   |   Politico

A top DHS official is seeking to reassure Senate Democrats that specially trained ICE agents who may be deployed to supplement Justice Department officers in Chicago - part of...
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The number of Americans training to become teachers has dropped by a third since 2010, and it's creating a critical educator shortage that will affect every state

The number of Americans training to become teachers has dropped by a third since 2010, and it's creating a critical educator shortage that will affect every state

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

There are one-third less people than a decade ago enrolling in teacher training programs, which is part of the certification process to become an educator, according to data...
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Credit booster programs from Experian and FICO are free to use and could help raise your score, but they're not for everyone

Credit booster programs from Experian and FICO are free to use and could help raise your score, but they're not for everyone

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Especially if you're young and don't have an established credit profile, it can be difficult to get approved for credit cards and other types of loans. Credit-booster programs...
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Kamala Harris' record on business shows she could be tough on Big Tech, and she's pushed to help Main Street during the pandemic

Kamala Harris' record on business shows she could be tough on Big Tech, and she's pushed to help Main Street during the pandemic

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider   |   7 articles

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden announced on Tuesday that Sen. Kamala Harris would be his vice-presidential running mate. Harris most recently introduced...
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Amid crises, UNICEF USA launches program to help kids in US

2 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

For more than 70 years, the U.S. affiliate of UNICEF has supported the global work of that U.N. agency, most of it focused on aiding children in developing countries. On...
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Electric scooters are back in Chicago: Here's what you need to know about the program from Lime, Spin and Bird

4 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

This is the second year that Bird, Lime and Spin are participating in the city's program. The companies were chosen after city staff rated their abilities to comply with city...
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COVID-19 Program Response Report for Community Colleges

5 hours ago   |   Economic Modeling

Emsi is pleased to offer the COVID-19 Program Response Report- a new resource to help community colleges understand and respond to recent job market changes that affect their...
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State launches program to help provide healthcare for Black, Hispanic communities

State launches program to help provide healthcare for Black, Hispanic communities

11 hours ago   |   WLKY

Governor Andy Beshear's administration is working to get uninsured black Kentuckians immediate health coverage.
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S.Korea, U.S. to hold smaller military drills due to coronavirus -media

12 hours ago   |   National Post

SEOUL - South Korea and the United States will kick off their annual joint military drills this week but without mobilizing U.S.-based troops after scaling back the program due...
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Nebraska ticked off by Big Ten cancelling fall football season

Nebraska ticked off by Big Ten cancelling fall football season

14 hours ago   |   New York Post   |   5 articles

Fall will feel empty. The Big Ten and Pac-12 each announced Tuesday that all fall sports - including football - have been postponed until at least 2021, becoming the first...
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Sumner Redstone, billionaire media mogul, dead at 97

Sumner Redstone, billionaire media mogul, dead at 97

Sumner Redstone, a media titan and billionaire who, as chairman of Viacom and National Amusements, drew headlines both for his deal-making as well as his turbulent personal... Read more ...

Media mogul Sumner Redstone dies at 97

Media mogul Sumner Redstone dies at 97

Sumner Redstone, who built a media empire from his family's drive-in movie chain, has died. He was 97. ViacomCBS Inc., which he lead for decades, remembered Redstone for his... Read more ...

Minnesota's Omar holds off well-funded primary challenger

Minnesota's Omar holds off well-funded primary challenger

Omar, a member of “The Squad” of four progressive female members of Congress, survived a stiff Democratic primary challenge from a well-funded opponent who tried to make an... Read more ...

Late night hosts crack first jokes about Kamala Harris' vice presidential bid

Late night hosts crack first jokes about Kamala Harris' vice presidential bid

Hours after Joe Biden announced that California junior Senator Kamala Harris would be his running mate, the hosts shared their opinions on the news. Read more ...

How Biden selected Kamala Harris as his running mate

How Biden selected Kamala Harris as his running mate

Biden, aware of the potential pitfalls of being a 77-year-old white male standard-bearer of a party increasingly comprised of women, people of color and young voters, made... Read more ...

Biden-Harris first Democratic ticket since 1984 without an Ivy League grad

Biden-Harris first Democratic ticket since 1984 without an Ivy League grad

Joe Biden's choice of Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate marks the first time that the Democratic presidential ticket hasn't had an Ivy League graduate since 1984... Read more ...

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

President Donald Trump is speaking at the White House. Read more ...

Joe Biden Picks Kamala Harris To Be His VP Running Mate In Historical Moment

Joe Biden Picks Kamala Harris To Be His VP Running Mate In Historical Moment

The results are in. Joe Biden has selected California Sen. Kamala Harris to be his vice-presidential running mate in the 2020 election. The presumptive Democratic nominee made... Read more ...

Man, 25, charged in fatal hit-and-run in River North

Man, 25, charged in fatal hit-and-run in River North

CHICAGO - Chicago police have charged a man in the hit-and-run that killed a woman and injured her daughter in River North. Edgar Roman, 25, is charged with one felony count of... Read more ...

Microsoft is launching the Surface Duo next month, its ambitious foldable...

Microsoft is launching the Surface Duo next month, its ambitious foldable phone with two screens that opens and closes like a book. Here's how it works

Microsoft announced that the Surface Duo, its first foldable smartphone, will launch on September 10 for $1,400. The device consists of two separate 5.6-inch displays that work... Read more ...