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Trump shutdown 2.0 could come just in time…

Donald and Melania last Thanksgiving at Mar-a-Lago “I wouldn’t commit to anything,” Donald Trump told reporters Sunday. The scary thing is that “anything” here is avoiding a government shutdown and keeping the government open through…

Activists marching 230 miles for DACA, TPS, and…

Immigrant rights activists who are marching 230 miles from New York City to Washington, D.C. to call attention to the Supreme Court hearing oral arguments around the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program reached their halfway point this…

Nervous Wall Streeters are making all kinds of…

The financial whizzes of Wall Street have billions of dollars and nearly free rein to dominate the economy, but they are terrified. Of Elizabeth Warren becoming president, specifically. The people who’ve rigged the economy and…

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A ton of special elections are on tap…

Texas State House candidate Eliz Markowitz with supporters While all eyes are are on the Virginia legislature, where Democrats can win control for the first time in a quarter century on Tuesday night, 11 states are…

Cartoon: Coal ash ponds

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Plane makes emergency landing on Long Island beach

Enlarge Image The unidentified pilot, standing center, and his female passenger are seen after they made an emergency landing on Long Beach, Long Island. Victor Alcorn A small plane was forced to make an emergency…

Man Spends Hours Surfing Internet Rather Than Dealing…

WATERBURY, CT—Bemoaning his inability to prioritize actual responsibilities over online distractions, local man Harper Crawford reportedly spent hours surfing the internet Monday rather than dealing with real pressing issues piling up in Harvest Moon: Light…

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Major win as temporary protections extended through 2021…

The Trump administration has extended Temporary Protected Status for hundreds of thousands of immigrants from half a dozen countries through early 2021, as part of court action that blocked the administration from ending protections that have allowed some…

E. Jean Carroll, Writer Who Accused Trump of…

Craig Ruttle/AP E. Jean Carroll, the writer and advice columnist who in June came forward with allegations that President Donald Trump raped her inside the dressing rooms of Bergdorf Goodman more than twenty years ago,…

Cocktail Menu Scanned For Drink With Fewest Unfamiliar…

ATLANTA—Searching for anything bearing even a passing resemblance to a normal beverage, junior broker Eric Voss, 34, was observed scanning the menu at The Crow’s Nest, an upscale cocktail bar, for whichever drink included the…

Timeline Of Studies On The Effects Of Eating…

A recent study suggesting that regular red meat consumption has negligible effects countered growing consensus that eating red meat is bad for you, and gave rise to questions about why expert advice on meat consumption…

Report: It Going To Take A Lot More…

CARMEL, IN—In a report that shed new light into “How to really get this party going,” wedding guest Melissa Ramirez confirmed Friday that it was going to take a lot more than “Love Shack” to…