TRACCI: Six steps to end the border crisis
President Obama's request for $3.7 billion in emergency supplemental appropriations to address the dissolution of the southern border reflects welcome, albeit belated, recognition of the magnitude of the current crisis. While the virtual collapse of the southern ...
Child Deportations Complicate Advancing Obama Border Bill
An explainer on unaccompanied children crossing US border
Battle over border crisis solutions focuses on funding
New York Daily News
Retired Florida police captain charged with killing man in movie theater for ...
New York Daily News
DADE CITY, Fla. — A former Florida police captain charged in a fatal movie theater shooting was released from jail Friday. Pasco County Judge Pat Siracusa set Curtis Reeves Jr.'s bail at $150,000. He said Reeves, 71, must remain home except to go to ...
Curtis Reeves, suspect in movie theater shooting, bails out of jail
Ex-cop in theater shooting released on bail
Ex-cop in movie theater shooting released on bail
McDaniel alleges 8300 questionable ballots
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
JACKSON — State Sen. Chris McDaniel, still refusing to give up his challenge to incumbent U.S. Sen. Thad Cochran, said Friday via e-mail his campaign had found 8,300 questionable ballots across the state from the June 24 Republican primary runoff.
Teachers union to rally in LA against loss of job protections
Los Angeles Times
Randi Weingarten, president of the American Federation of Teachers, criticized a court ruling limiting job protections, but also wants teachers to consider common-sense changes. Randi Weingarten, president of the American Federation of Teachers, criticized ...
Union boss doesn't care for Obama education chief
OMB Assessment Sees Growth Ahead, Shrinking Deficit
Each summer, the Office of Management and Budget produces a new snapshot of the economy and the nation's fiscal condition. The green-eyeshade report, known as the mid-session review, normally attracts scant attention, in part because so many other ...
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Deficit likely to dip, but outlook less rosy
US budget deficit to drop to $583 billion this year