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AllAfrica.com
Search for Justice - the Dilemma of Mentally Ill InmatesNobody believed Eric Bushoborozi when he said he always heard voices. The voice
Search for Justice - the Dilemma of Mentally Ill Inmates
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
Nobody believed Eric Bushoborozi when he said he always heard voices. The voices, inside his head, would first talk, laugh and then bark at him. He played along. When the voices persisted, relatives advised that he sees a local Born-Again pastor.... Read more
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The Economic Times
What 'Brexit' will mean in AmericaWhen the mills that birthed the industrial revolution in cities like Manchester
What 'Brexit' will mean in America
The Economic Times / Posted 4 hours ago
When the mills that birthed the industrial revolution in cities like Manchester and Birmingham still powered the British economy of the mid-20th century, Robert Stevenson was a frequent visitor to the Midlands. Eastman Machine, the company his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kyabazinga Rallies Muslims on EducationKamuli — The Kyabazinga of Busoga, William Wilberforce Nadiope Gabula IV, has a
Kyabazinga Rallies Muslims on Education
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Kamuli — The Kyabazinga of Busoga, William Wilberforce Nadiope Gabula IV, has asked Muslims in his kingdom to take advantage of the universal education programme and enrol their children in schools that offer secular education. There is a perception... Read more
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Deseret News
Taxpayers should call foul on sports-stadium subsidy handoutsLawmakers in Salt Lake City recently approved giving the city’s NBA team, the U
Taxpayers should call foul on sports-stadium subsidy handouts
Deseret News / Posted 6 hours ago
Lawmakers in Salt Lake City recently approved giving the city’s NBA team, the Utah Jazz, $22.7 million in tax revenue collected from businesses in the basketball arena’s zoning district. The subsidy will be doled out over the next 25 years. The... Read more
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examiner.com
Taxes, budgets and the long-range plan for illiterate, innumerate AmericaLincoln Public Schools' (LPS) proposed 2016-2017 budget of $402.4 million inclu
Taxes, budgets and the long-range plan for illiterate, innumerate America
examiner.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Lincoln Public Schools' (LPS) proposed 2016-2017 budget of $402.4 million includes a $22.6 million increase. The superintendent's salary $313,239.00 + benefits, more hours for teachers to help middle school students with reading and math, counselors... Read more
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New Kerala
Australian region's indigenous suicide rates worst in world - newkerala.com #82248Melbourne, June 27 : Suicide rates among indigenous people in a remote region o
Australian region's indigenous suicide rates worst in world - newkerala.com #82248
New Kerala / Posted 9 hours ago
Melbourne, June 27 : Suicide rates among indigenous people in a remote region of Western Australia are among the highest in the world, a new report has found. In the Kimberley region of WA, figures showed that self-harm was 10 times higher compared... Read more
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Business Insider
Here's the only stat you need to be bullish on the US economyThere's no way around it: young people are everywhere. Late last week, the Cen
Here's the only stat you need to be bullish on the US economy
Business Insider / Posted 12 hours ago
There's no way around it: young people are everywhere. Late last week, the Census Bureau put out its latest population estimates with this data driving home the increasing reality that the US economy is on cusp of a millennial powered-boom. On... Read more
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The Star
Wall Street eyes low rates, earnings after Brexit wipes out US$2tril on world marketsThe unexpected decision by Britons to break away from the world's biggest trade
Wall Street eyes low rates, earnings after Brexit wipes out US$2tril on world markets
The Star / Posted 13 hours ago
The unexpected decision by Britons to break away from the world's biggest trade bloc raised the specter of a slower global economy and sent stocks and currencies plunging by historic amounts on Friday. Globally, the $2.08 trillion in stock market... Read more
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FOX News
Supreme Court has spoken on affirmative action. Now, colleges should boost income diversityIf America is to live up to its promise as the land of opportunity for all, col
Supreme Court has spoken on affirmative action. Now, colleges should boost income diversity
FOX News / Posted 13 hours ago
If America is to live up to its promise as the land of opportunity for all, colleges and universities must continue working to increase income diversity among their students in the wake of a Supreme Court decision rejecting a challenge to... Read more
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The Economic Times
Wall Street eyes low rates, earnings after Brexit routThe unexpected decision by Britons to break away from the world's biggest trade
Wall Street eyes low rates, earnings after Brexit rout
The Economic Times / Posted 14 hours ago
The unexpected decision by Britons to break away from the world's biggest trade bloc raised the specter of a slower global economy and sent stocks and currencies plunging by historic amounts on Friday. Globally, the $2.08 trillion in stock market... Read more
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Reuters
Wall Street eyes low rates, earnings after Brexit routA trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York,
Wall Street eyes low rates, earnings after Brexit rout
Reuters / Posted 15 hours ago
A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., June 24, 2016. With markets reeling after Britain's vote to leave the European Union, some on Wall Street expect cooler heads to prevail over the next several... Read more
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Calculated Risk
Largest 5-year Population Cohorts are now "20 to 24" and "25 to 29"The Census Bureau has just released the population estimates for 2015, and I've
Largest 5-year Population Cohorts are now "20 to 24" and "25 to 29"
Calculated Risk / Posted 21 hours ago
The Census Bureau has just released the population estimates for 2015, and I've updated the table from the previous post (replacing 2013 with 2015 data). The table below shows the top 11 cohorts by size for 2010, 2015 (released this month), and... Read more
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FOX Business
Smith & Wesson Holding Corp Should Be Very Worried About These Numbers (Hint: It's Not FBI BackgrounThese are boom times for the gun industry, but they won't last if gunmakers lik
Smith & Wesson Holding Corp Should Be Very Worried About These Numbers (Hint: It's Not FBI Backgroun
FOX Business / Posted 21 hours ago
These are boom times for the gun industry, but they won't last if gunmakers like Smith & Wesson don't change with the market. Image source: Getty Images It's not surprising the media got it wrong about the number of criminal background checks the... Read more
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FOX Business
Smith & Wesson Holding Corp Should Be Very Worried About These Numbers (Hint: It's Not FBI BackgrounThese are boom times for the gun industry, but they won't last if gunmakers lik
Smith & Wesson Holding Corp Should Be Very Worried About These Numbers (Hint: It's Not FBI Backgroun
FOX Business / Posted 21 hours ago
These are boom times for the gun industry, but they won't last if gunmakers like Smith & Wesson don't change with the market. Image source: Getty Images Continue Reading Below It's not surprising the media got it wrong about the number of criminal... Read more
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Psych Central
Early Behavior Issues May Hurt Boys More in SchoolNew research shows that behavioral problems in early childhood have a larger ne
Early Behavior Issues May Hurt Boys More in School
Psych Central / Posted 22 hours ago
New research shows that behavioral problems in early childhood have a larger negative impact on the education of boys than girls, with boys completing fewer years of school. “When I compared four and five year-old boys and girls who had the same... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Trying to make sense of conflicting employment dataGary Keith is like most of us. He looks around and sees the construction, the n
Trying to make sense of conflicting employment data
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Gary Keith is like most of us. He looks around and sees the construction, the new downtown apartments in renovated buildings, the restaurants opening up. His gut tells him the Buffalo Niagara economy is on an upswing. But Keith also is M&T Bank’s... Read more
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FOX Business
55 Facts and Figures About Retirement You'll Want to KnowGetty Images. Although we each take unique paths during our lifetime, most Ame
55 Facts and Figures About Retirement You'll Want to Know
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
Getty Images. Although we each take unique paths during our lifetime, most Americans shares a common goal: to cross the retirement "finish line" on their own terms. However, the feasibility of reaching that goal varies wildly from person to... Read more
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FOX Business
55 Facts and Figures About Retirement You'll Want to KnowReading Below Although we each take unique paths during our lifetime, most Ame
55 Facts and Figures About Retirement You'll Want to Know
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
Reading Below Although we each take unique paths during our lifetime, most Americans shares a common goal: to cross the retirement "finish line" on their own terms. However, the feasibility of reaching that goal varies wildly from person to... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
SUNDAY EDITION | Population dips in three Louisville-area counties in decade's first halfLOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – One in four Kentuckiana counties lost residents over t
SUNDAY EDITION | Population dips in three Louisville-area counties in decade's first half
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted yesterday
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – One in four Kentuckiana counties lost residents over the last five years, according to federal data that show outlying areas are the biggest winners and losers of regional population change. Scott and Washington counties in... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Kenai Peninsula sales tax cap increase goes to votersKENAI — Kenai Peninsula officials have voted to send a measure that would doubl
Kenai Peninsula sales tax cap increase goes to voters
Juneau Empire / Posted yesterday
KENAI — Kenai Peninsula officials have voted to send a measure that would double the cap on taxable purchases to the October ballot, while a proposal to phase out property tax exemptions for senior citizens will get further consideration. The Kenai... Read more
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Everett Herald
Providing care for elderly parentsIf you're a member of the sandwich generation, you know it's got nothing to do
Providing care for elderly parents
Everett Herald / Posted yesterday
If you're a member of the sandwich generation, you know it's got nothing to do with ham and two slices of bread.According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the number of people 65 and older to every 100 people of traditional working ages, is expected to... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Region's thefts up 66%: How does your suburb rank?THEFTS in Mackay have skyrocketed 66% a decade after the peak of the mining boo
Region's thefts up 66%: How does your suburb rank?
The Daily Mercury / Posted yesterday
THEFTS in Mackay have skyrocketed 66% a decade after the peak of the mining boom, Queensland Police statistics obtained by the Mercury reveal. In the 2005-06 period, there were 2020 thefts reported in the Mackay policing district, which includes... Read more
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The Buffalo News
David Robinson: Trying to make sense of conflicting employment dataGary Keith is like most of us. He looks around and sees the construction, the n
David Robinson: Trying to make sense of conflicting employment data
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
Gary Keith is like most of us. He looks around and sees the construction, the new downtown apartments in renovated buildings, the restaurants opening up. His gut tells him the Buffalo Niagara economy is on an upswing. But Keith also is M&T Bank’s... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Denton area runners thrive in group trainingaway for too long. Tovar, a longtime Denton resident who now lives in Farmers
Denton area runners thrive in group training
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted yesterday
away for too long. Tovar, a longtime Denton resident who now lives in Farmers Branch, helped start a running group called the North Texas Roadrunners nearly 30 years ago for folks like herself who liked the idea of having someone to run with.... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Adapt to changeaway for too long. Tovar, a longtime Denton resident who now lives in Farmers
Adapt to change
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted yesterday
away for too long. Tovar, a longtime Denton resident who now lives in Farmers Branch, helped start a running group called the North Texas Roadrunners nearly 30 years ago for folks like herself who liked the idea of having someone to run with.... Read more
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The Charlotte Post
For minorities, the pain is still severe decade after housing peakedWASHINGTON — When the U.S. housing bubble peaked a decade ago, soon to burst wi
For minorities, the pain is still severe decade after housing peaked
The Charlotte Post / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON — When the U.S. housing bubble peaked a decade ago, soon to burst with far-reaching consequences, the pain was particularly severe for black and Hispanic Americans. A disproportionate number of minorities succumbed to subprime mortgages... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
10 years after housing peaked, US is more of a renter nationIn this Friday photo, Carmen Ramirez, and her husband, Ricardo Ramirez, embrace
10 years after housing peaked, US is more of a renter nation
San Bernardino Sun / Posted yesterday
In this Friday photo, Carmen Ramirez, and her husband, Ricardo Ramirez, embrace in their room at the Bronxwood Home for the Aged, in the Bronx borough of New York. A series of emergency expenses were enough to cost Carmen and Ricardo Ramirez their... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
The best and worst states to raise children in: Where does NC rank?Minnesota reigns as the most kid-friendly state to raise a family for the secon
The best and worst states to raise children in: Where does NC rank?
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted yesterday
Minnesota reigns as the most kid-friendly state to raise a family for the second year in a row, according to an Annie E. Casey Foundation study released Tuesday. Parents in Mississippi and New Mexico, however, might find reason for concern as those... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
10 years after housing peaked, US is more of a renter nationIn this Friday photo, Carmen Ramirez, and her husband, Ricardo Ramirez, embrace
10 years after housing peaked, US is more of a renter nation
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted yesterday
In this Friday photo, Carmen Ramirez, and her husband, Ricardo Ramirez, embrace in their room at the Bronxwood Home for the Aged, in the Bronx borough of New York. A series of emergency expenses were enough to cost Carmen and Ricardo Ramirez their... Read more
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Calgary Sun
In the wake of senselessness, life will go onBack in 1973, when colour television was not yet 10 years old and issues seemed
In the wake of senselessness, life will go on
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
Back in 1973, when colour television was not yet 10 years old and issues seemed more black-and-white than today, the late Canadian broadcaster Gordon Sinclair aired an editorial on Toronto’s CFRB radio station about Americans. It became a massive... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Reports of elder financial abuse surge in Sacramento CountyReports of elder financial abuse jumped by 72 percent last year in Sacramento C
Reports of elder financial abuse surge in Sacramento County
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
Reports of elder financial abuse jumped by 72 percent last year in Sacramento County as the public gained awareness of such crimes, more baby boomers entered retirement age and technology made it easier to perpetrate scams. Financial abuse of the... Read more
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The Hill
Kelly Osbourne echoes Obama on immigrationKelly Osbourne's recent comments are ignorant, elitist and racist, but they do
Kelly Osbourne echoes Obama on immigration
The Hill / Posted yesterday
Kelly Osbourne's recent comments are ignorant, elitist and racist, but they do represent the thinking of many people pushing for increases in immigration. ADVERTISEMENT But it's not like Osbourne came up with this quip on her own. The so-called... Read more
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FOX Business
Here's Why You'll Likely Retire Long After Today's Average Retirement AgeImage source: Getty Images. One dream nearly all Americans share is, after dec
Here's Why You'll Likely Retire Long After Today's Average Retirement Age
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
Image source: Getty Images. One dream nearly all Americans share is, after decades of hard work, to retire in comfort. But retiring with a nest egg large enough to last throughout your lifetime is becoming a greater challenge than ever. Will you... Read more
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FOX Business
Here's Why You'll Likely Retire Long After Today's Average Retirement AgeImage source: Getty Images. Continue Reading Below One dream nearly all Ameri
Here's Why You'll Likely Retire Long After Today's Average Retirement Age
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
Image source: Getty Images. Continue Reading Below One dream nearly all Americans share is, after decades of hard work, to retire in comfort. But retiring with a nest egg large enough to last throughout your lifetime is becoming a greater challenge... Read more
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Island Packet
Accounts will help people with disabilities save for futureLike many parents of children with disabilities, Richard and Carol Dean of Colu
Accounts will help people with disabilities save for future
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
Like many parents of children with disabilities, Richard and Carol Dean of Columbia have to perform a juggling act to take care of their daughters' finances. They keep close tabs to make sure Jill, 33, and Amanda, 39, never have more than $2,000 in... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Five Generations Later, Bristol's Farm is Still GrowingCANTON -- Josh Bristol is happiest when he's working on his farm. With the arr
Five Generations Later, Bristol's Farm is Still Growing
Hartford Courant / Posted yesterday
CANTON -- Josh Bristol is happiest when he's working on his farm. With the arrival of summer, the picking goes on seven days a week at Bristol's Farm. Days start at 7 in the morning and run to 7 at night, except on Saturdays when Bristol rises at 4... Read more
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FOX Business
Wall Street Eyes Low Rates, Earnings After Brexit RoutWith markets reeling after Britain's vote to leave the European Union, some on
Wall Street Eyes Low Rates, Earnings After Brexit Rout
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
With markets reeling after Britain's vote to leave the European Union, some on Wall Street expect cooler heads to prevail over the next several sessions as investors focus domestically on the outlook for the U.S. economy and company earnings. The... Read more
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FOX Business
Wall Street Eyes Low Rates, Earnings After Brexit RoutWith markets reeling after Britain's vote to leave the European Union, some on
Wall Street Eyes Low Rates, Earnings After Brexit Rout
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
With markets reeling after Britain's vote to leave the European Union, some on Wall Street expect cooler heads to prevail over the next several sessions as investors focus domestically on the outlook for the U.S. economy and company... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Wall Street eyes low rates, earnings after Brexit routREUTERS: With markets reeling after Britain's vote to leave the European Union,
Wall Street eyes low rates, earnings after Brexit rout
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
REUTERS: With markets reeling after Britain's vote to leave the European Union, some on Wall Street expect cooler heads to prevail over the next several sessions as investors focus domestically on the outlook for the U.S. economy and company... Read more
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dna
Wall St eyes low rates, earnings after Brexit routWith markets reeling after Britain's vote to leave the European Union, some on
Wall St eyes low rates, earnings after Brexit rout
dna / Posted 2 days ago
With markets reeling after Britain's vote to leave the European Union, some on Wall Street expect cooler heads to prevail over the next several sessions as investors focus domestically on the outlook for the US economy and company earnings. The... Read more
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Boston Herald
UK slump could pound Mass. exportsTurbulent stock markets and tentative investors will slam the 401(k)s and pensi
UK slump could pound Mass. exports
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Turbulent stock markets and tentative investors will slam the 401(k)s and pension plans of Bay State residents as much as anywhere in the country, but the technology, pharmaceutical and manufacturing industries could have more to deal with in the... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Meet Cross Roads, the small town in booming DFW that likes it that wayCROSS ROADS -- The little shopping center with the big Wal-Mart in Cross Roads
Meet Cross Roads, the small town in booming DFW that likes it that way
Dallas Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
CROSS ROADS -- The little shopping center with the big Wal-Mart in Cross Roads has its own water tower. It rises like a prairie lighthouse out of the concrete near some unplanted flowers and heavy bags of soil. It's not exactly in the middle of... Read more
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Breitbart
WashPost: America Can’t Declare Economic Independence Because Not Enough WhitesThe Washington Post is reporting that U.S. might not be able to follow in the U
WashPost: America Can’t Declare Economic Independence Because Not Enough Whites
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
The Washington Post is reporting that U.S. might not be able to follow in the U.K.’s footsteps in reclaiming its economic independence because of the nation’s demographic makeup, which is the result of four decades of record high green card issuances... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Census Bureau Finds Arizona's Hispanic, Older Population GrowingNew numbers from the U.S. Census Bureau show the country’s Hispanic population
Census Bureau Finds Arizona's Hispanic, Older Population Growing
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 2 days ago
New numbers from the U.S. Census Bureau show the country’s Hispanic population grew by more than a million people between July 1, 2014 and the same date a year later. That’s a more than 2 percent increase. California has about 15.2 million... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
How the 'Brexit' Vote Could Impact AmericansThe so-called Brexit vote may seem far removed for most U.S. citizens, but the
How the 'Brexit' Vote Could Impact Americans
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 2 days ago
The so-called Brexit vote may seem far removed for most U.S. citizens, but the impact of Britain's exit from the European Union could affect Americans in more ways than one. About half of the American workforce participates in a company retirement... Read more
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Newsmax
Report: Record 3.1 Million Immigrants Settled in US Over 2 YearsIn part because of lax enforcement by the Obama administration, a record number
Report: Record 3.1 Million Immigrants Settled in US Over 2 Years
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
In part because of lax enforcement by the Obama administration, a record number of immigrants settled in the United States in 2014 and 2015 — up 39 percent over the previous two years and even before the 2007 recession, according to a new study... Read more
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Reuters
Wall Street eyes low rates, earnings after Brexit routTraders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.
Wall Street eyes low rates, earnings after Brexit rout
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., June 24, 2016. With markets reeling after Britain's vote to leave the European Union, some on Wall Street expect cooler heads to prevail over the next several... Read more
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The Signal
Bigger than you thinkSanta Clarita — the recently rural community that became an experiment in maste
Bigger than you think
The Signal / Posted 2 days ago
Santa Clarita — the recently rural community that became an experiment in master planning in the 1960s and was (and often is) labeled a bedroom suburb of mighty Los Angeles — is not only the third-largest city in the most populous county in the... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Census: Tennessee median age of 38.6 older than US medianKNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee’s 2015 median age was 38.6 years, slightly older t
Census: Tennessee median age of 38.6 older than US median
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 2 days ago
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee’s 2015 median age was 38.6 years, slightly older than the U.S. median of 37.8 years. That’s according to numbers released Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau and reported by the Tennessee State Data Center at the... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
With 'Brexit' looming, here's what you should know about economic ties between U.K., ArizonaAs financial markets around the world are absorbing the meaning of the vote by
With 'Brexit' looming, here's what you should know about economic ties between U.K., Arizona
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
As financial markets around the world are absorbing the meaning of the vote by Britain to leave the European Union, here's some of what the United Kingdom means to Arizona economically. Arizona exported $1.1 billion in goods to the United Kingdom... Read more
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