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Border Patrol has never vaccinated the migrant children it apprehends. Doctors say it's time for that to change

Border Patrol has never vaccinated the migrant children it apprehends. Doctors say it's time for that to change

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The Customs and Border Protection agency's practice of not vaccinating migrant children in its custody has drawn backlash in recent weeks. A team of Harvard and Johns Hopkins...
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Major carriers, state AGs will work to combat robocalls

7 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

NEW YORK - Major phone companies have pledged to do more to fight robocalls plaguing Americans, the country's state attorneys general say. It's the latest step from government...
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Watch how the creators of 'Mortal Kombat' use fruits, nutcrackers, and lots of imagination to make the game's audio as gruesome and gory as the visuals

Watch how the creators of 'Mortal Kombat' use fruits, nutcrackers, and lots of imagination to make the game's audio as gruesome and gory as the visuals

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

"Mortal Kombat 11" was released in April and its the best-selling video game of the year so far. The violence of the original "Mortal Kombat" was enough to attract...
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Abolishing the Filibuster Is Unavoidable for Democrats

10 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Even if the party sweeps Congress and the White House in 2020, the Senate rule would let a faction of the reddest, whitest states stymie its agenda.
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White House backs off plan to cut foreign aid -source

10 hours ago   |   National Post   |   3 articles

WASHINGTON - The White House will not move forward with plans to cut billions of dollars in foreign aid, a source familiar with the decision told Reuters on Thursday, after an...
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Cherokee chief says journey to seat US delegate will be long

10 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

The Cherokee Nation's newly elected chief formally announced his plan to send a delegate to the U.S. House, but acknowledged the first such attempt by a tribal nation will take...
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After Resigning as White House Press Secretary, Sarah Sanders Joins Fox News

11 hours ago   |   Fortune   |   3 articles

Former White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders, who once sparred with journalists, has decided to join them. Fox News said Thursday that Sanders has been hired to provide...
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‘I Think My Approach Is Better Now.' Allow Ex-Republican Justin Amash to Reintroduce Himself

11 hours ago   |   Time

Michigan Rep. Justin Amash walked into a cramped coffee shop in Grand Rapids on Wednesday morning, shook voters' hands and ordered a drink with a small mountain of whipped...
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Meet Catalina Lauf, the young Republican congressional hopeful billing herself as the anti-AOC

Meet Catalina Lauf, the young Republican congressional hopeful billing herself as the anti-AOC

12 hours ago   |   New York Post

A young Republican who fancies herself as the anti-AOC is running for Congress - with her announcement video mounting a scathing critique of left-wing Democrats like members of...
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It's fair for Israel to boycott anti-Semitic pols

23 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

WASHINGTON - During a news conference on Monday, Rep. Ilhan Omar accused Israel of denying her and fellow congresswoman Rashida Tlaib entry because they are “the first two...
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8-year-old boy mauled by mountain lion while playing outside his home

8-year-old boy mauled by mountain lion while playing outside his home

A mountain lion left an 8-year-old boy with serious injuries when the beast attacked the child while he was playing outside his home in Colorado, officials said. The animal... Read more ...

German town offering $1.1 million to anyone who can prove it's not a real place

German town offering $1.1 million to anyone who can prove it's not a real place

There's more than 300,000 people who live in the town, but if you can prove it's all a hoax, you'll be $1.1 million richer. Read more ...

Vegan parents whose strict diet left baby 'severely malnourished' avoid jail

Vegan parents whose strict diet left baby 'severely malnourished' avoid jail

Authorities discovered the couple's child so malnourished that, at 19 months old, she weighed just 10.8 pounds. Read more ...

Scherzer goes 4 innings in return, Nationals top Pirates 7-1

Scherzer goes 4 innings in return, Nationals top Pirates 7-1

Pirates: Now 8-30 since the All-Star break Read more ...

Patriots' Patrick Chung indicted on cocaine possession charge

Patriots' Patrick Chung indicted on cocaine possession charge

The longtime Patriots starting strong safety, 32, is scheduled to be arraigned Aug. 28. Read more ...

Reports: Man crushed to death when apartment elevator suddenly drops

Reports: Man crushed to death when apartment elevator suddenly drops

This is horrifying. Read more ...

Trump awards Medal of Freedom to NBA star Bob Cousy

Trump awards Medal of Freedom to NBA star Bob Cousy

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump presented 91-year-old basketball legend Bob Cousy with the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Thursday, praising the Boston Celtics star as... Read more ...

Former 2020 candidate John Hickenlooper says he's running for Senate

Former 2020 candidate John Hickenlooper says he's running for Senate

Hickenlooper mounted a long shot presidential campaign that collapsed before it ended in mid-August. Read more ...

Hospital dresses babies up as 'Wizard of Oz' characters to celebrate movie's...

Hospital dresses babies up as 'Wizard of Oz' characters to celebrate movie's 80th anniversary

The babies were dressed up as the Cowardly Lion, Tinman, Scarecrow and Dorothy. Read more ...

Panthers QB Newton leaves exhibition game with foot injury

Panthers QB Newton leaves exhibition game with foot injury

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton left Thursday night's exhibition game against New England in the first quarter with a foot injury. Read more ...