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Judge tosses $417M award against Johnson & Johnsonher attorney, Mark Robinson Jr., says he’ll appeal the reversal. Daily updates
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her attorney, Mark Robinson Jr., says he’ll appeal the reversal. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. New Jersey-based Johnson & Johnson denies its product is carcinogenic and says it’s pleased with the... Read more
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What Puerto Rico is doing to get the power back after storma recent afternoon. ‘‘We have just so many, so many areas affected.’’ Daily up
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a recent afternoon. ‘‘We have just so many, so many areas affected.’’ Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. The office of Gov. Ricardo Rossello said Thursday that about 20 percent of the island has service and he has... Read more
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Google parent turns on internet balloons in Puerto Ricofor Alphabet’s X, its division for futuristic technologies. Daily updates and
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for Alphabet’s X, its division for futuristic technologies. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. Project Loon head Alastair Westgarth said in a blog post that Project Loon is ‘‘still an experimental... Read more
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Pollution kills 9 million people each year, new study findsin New York and cochairman of the commission behind the report. Daily updates
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in New York and cochairman of the commission behind the report. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. The two-year project, which relied on data from researchers in more than 130 countries documenting the causes... Read more
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Lawmakers demand answers on US mission in Niger that turned deadlydecisions being made not in the White House but out in the field.” Daily updat
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decisions being made not in the White House but out in the field.” Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. Graham, a member of the Senate Armed Forces Committee, he expects Senator John McCain of Arizona, another... Read more
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Appeals court says immigrant teen can be denied abortion temporarilyofficials to allow the teen to have an abortion ‘‘without delay.’’ Daily updat
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officials to allow the teen to have an abortion ‘‘without delay.’’ Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. ‘‘We’re at a point where days matter,’’ Judge Patricia Millett observed during the hearing. The Trump... Read more
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Off-duty officer killed in Vegas shooting honoredon a sunny and breezy day that had palm trees waving in the wind. Daily update
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on a sunny and breezy day that had palm trees waving in the wind. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. Hartfield, 34, was off duty when the shooting started at the Route 91 Harvest Festival country music concert,... Read more
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Spacewalking astronauts replace blurry camera on robot armand ordered him back inside, about six hours after the walk began. Daily updat
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and ordered him back inside, about six hours after the walk began. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. One of Acaba’s jetpack handles kept popping out during the spacewalk, but NASA said his tethers were solid... Read more
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Are liberals reconsidering George W. Bush in light of Trump?next presidential race in 2020. If we can put the “Where are the WMDs?” signs
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next presidential race in 2020. If we can put the “Where are the WMDs?” signs back in the garage, anything’s possible. James Pindell can be reached at james.pindell@globe.com. Follow him on Twitter @jamespindell or subscribe to his Ground Game... Read more
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A Cub Scout pressed a lawmaker about gun control. Then his den kicked him outand the leader commended him for his ‘‘thorough’’ list of questions. Daily upd
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and the leader commended him for his ‘‘thorough’’ list of questions. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. But after the meeting, the leader of Ames’s Cub Scout pack, which oversees various dens, requested a meeting... Read more
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Senators demand online ad disclosures as tech lobby mobilizesof Minnesota and the lead author of the proposed Honest Ads Act. Daily updates
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of Minnesota and the lead author of the proposed Honest Ads Act. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. She and her co-author, Senator Mark Warner, Democrat of Virginia, urged the social media firms to take... Read more
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The all-too-real perils of backyard chickensand one person died. The toll was four times higher than in 2015. Daily update
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and one person died. The toll was four times higher than in 2015. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. The CDC estimates the actual number of cases from contact with chickens and ducks is likely much... Read more
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Court to review ruling allowing abortion for immigrant teenafter US District Judge Tanya Chutkan ruled in favor of the teenager. Daily up
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after US District Judge Tanya Chutkan ruled in favor of the teenager. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. The teen, whose name and country of origin have been withheld because she’s a minor, has already received a... Read more
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Gold Star families say they want to move past politicsto support military families that is named for his brother. Daily updates and
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to support military families that is named for his brother. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. The collision of politics and personal tragedy continued from the White House podium Thursday. White House... Read more
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Older couples unable to escape wildfires embrace a last timein the wine cellar of their home where they had lived for 45 years. Daily upda
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in the wine cellar of their home where they had lived for 45 years. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. The oldest victim — 100-year-old World War II veteran Charles Rippey, who used a walker — is believed to have... Read more
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In the military, trusted officers became alleged assailants in sex crimesprovide details, saying that many of the investigations are pending. Daily upd
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provide details, saying that many of the investigations are pending. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. Other branches of the armed forces have faced their own embarrassments. The deputy director of the Air... Read more
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Puerto Rico still stumbles in the dark a month after ‘Maria’to recover from flooding, landslides and power and water outages. Daily update
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to recover from flooding, landslides and power and water outages. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. Roughly 80 percent of power customers remain in the dark, and another 30 percent are without water. Schools... Read more
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George W. Bush delivers an implicit rebuke of Trump’s rhetoricis directly threatened by the chaos and despair of distant places.” Daily upda
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is directly threatened by the chaos and despair of distant places.” Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. The former president said these afflictions have created a crisis of confidence in the United States that has... Read more
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White nationalist Richard Spencer drowned out by protestersthem until they left the area or were chased behind police lines. Daily update
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them until they left the area or were chased behind police lines. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. The Alachua County Sheriff said at least one person, Sean Brijmohan 28, was arrested. The office said in a... Read more
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Moulton denies he’s running for president. Here’s why that might be trueHouse colleagues is also a time-honored path by which one becomes a committee c
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House colleagues is also a time-honored path by which one becomes a committee chairman or even House speaker. Stay tuned. James Pindell can be reached at james.pindell@globe.com. Follow him on Twitter @jamespindell or subscribe to his Ground Game... Read more
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When Meha the terrier died, her owner’s heart literally broke, doctors saythe edge was the recent death of her beloved Yorkshire terrier, Meha. Daily up
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the edge was the recent death of her beloved Yorkshire terrier, Meha. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. ‘‘I was close to inconsolable,’’ she said. ‘‘I really took it really, really hard.’’ Simpson’s 2016... Read more
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Florida college is bracing for a speech by white nationalist Richard Spencerthey were planning, with some groups targeting 11 a.m. and noon. Daily updates
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they were planning, with some groups targeting 11 a.m. and noon. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. Outside the barriers, a sign listed dozens of prohibited items: no firearms, tasers, fireworks, torches,... Read more
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Reflecting on the #MeToo campaign, men make pledges on social media using #HowIWillChangeaccusations of sexual assault against Harvey Weinstein and others. Daily updat
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accusations of sexual assault against Harvey Weinstein and others. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. Like the #MeToo hashtag, #HowIWillChange has reached far and wide, including some well-known names, such as... Read more
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Warren takes aim at GOP tax cut planevent. “I will be out there on point on this,” she told the Globe. Daily updat
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event. “I will be out there on point on this,” she told the Globe. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. The former Harvard professor is seen by fellow Democratic senators and political strategists as someone who... Read more
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Warren takes aim at GOP tax cut planevent. “I will be out there on point on this,” she told the Globe. Daily updat
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event. “I will be out there on point on this,” she told the Globe. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. The former Harvard professor is seen by fellow Democratic senators and political strategists as someone who... Read more
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Man gets life term after decade awaiting murder trialfor actions that led to his death, but denied being the shooter. Daily updates
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for actions that led to his death, but denied being the shooter. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. ‘‘I did not go to your son’s apartment with the intent to rob and kill him,’’ Davis said. Malcom Reaves told... Read more
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Jerry Sandusky denied new trial on child sex abuse chargesshould have disclosed more details about changes to victims’ stories. Daily up
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should have disclosed more details about changes to victims’ stories. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. ‘‘Although he was denied access to the victims’ psychological records, Sandusky was permitted to call... Read more
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Police: 1 dead after man gives toddler gun to chase victimDavis gave the child the gun and whether Davis was angry at Johnson. Daily upd
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Davis gave the child the gun and whether Davis was angry at Johnson. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. Neither court nor jail records indicated whether Davis has an attorney. associated pressTop 10 Trending... Read more
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Corporations to keep tax break lost by millions of Americanssaid, ‘‘this is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, in my opinion.’’ Daily updat
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said, ‘‘this is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, in my opinion.’’ Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. Democratic members of the committee remained united in opposition to the plan, said Senator Ron Wyden of... Read more
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Sheriff: Fire kills Texas woman and her 5 childrengives the appearance of being a very fast-moving fire,’’ Davis said. Daily upd
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gives the appearance of being a very fast-moving fire,’’ Davis said. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. The children ranged in age from 3 to 11 years old and included twins who were 4. Their mother was 31. Davis... Read more
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Sessions defends Comey firing, ties it to Clinton email casehim to drop a criminal case against Sheriff Joe Arpaio in Arizona. Daily updat
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him to drop a criminal case against Sheriff Joe Arpaio in Arizona. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. Sessions deflected the questions by maintaining that presidents are entitled to have private discussions with... Read more
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Twelve days of silence, then a swipe at Obama: How Trump handled four dead soldiershe was asked by a reporter to explain his uncharacteristic silence. Daily upda
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he was asked by a reporter to explain his uncharacteristic silence. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. In his answer, Trump said in his defense he had written personal letters to their surviving family members... Read more
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It’s hard for flowers to show blue, but some have a trick the bees likesee them over darkly colored areas if they look from certain angles. Daily upd
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see them over darkly colored areas if they look from certain angles. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. The halo trick is uncommon among flowers. But many tulip species, along with some kinds of daisy and peony,... Read more
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Judge orders Trump administration to allow abortion for undocumented teenthe judge and Scott Stewart, a deputy assistant attorney general. Daily update
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the judge and Scott Stewart, a deputy assistant attorney general. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. She ordered the government to transport the teenager to have the procedure — or allow her guardian to... Read more
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Trump’s call to soldier’s widow will derail him — againhad been effective in getting Republican unity, but now Republicans will be for
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had been effective in getting Republican unity, but now Republicans will be forced to say how they disagree with him. James Pindell can be reached at james.pindell@globe.com. Follow him on Twitter @jamespindell or subscribe to his Ground Game... Read more
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Trump’s call to soldier’s widow will derail him — againhad been effective in getting Republican unity, but now Republicans will be for
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had been effective in getting Republican unity, but now Republicans will be forced to say how they disagree with him. James Pindell can be reached at james.pindell@globe.com. Follow him on Twitter @jamespindell or subscribe to his Ground Game... Read more
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At least three dead after shooting at Maryland business parkPark in Edgewood. No other details were immediately released. Daily updates a
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Park in Edgewood. No other details were immediately released. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. As a precaution and on the advice of the sheriff’s office, the county school system said on its website that... Read more
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Senate moves ahead on GOP budget that’s key to taxessaid Budget Committee Chairman Mike Enzi, Republican of Wyoming. Daily updates
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said Budget Committee Chairman Mike Enzi, Republican of Wyoming. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. The budget plan calls for $5 trillion in spending cuts over the decade, including cuts to Medicare, Medicaid,... Read more
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NTSB: Balloon crash pilot was as impaired as a drunk driverclouds may be a problem. He was said to have brushed off the warning. Daily up
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clouds may be a problem. He was said to have brushed off the warning. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. ‘‘We just fly in between them,’’ Nichols allegedly answered back, according to NTSB investigators. ‘‘We find... Read more
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Leading senators say have outline of health insurance dealup, and with profits squeezed, some companies would leave the market. Daily up
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up, and with profits squeezed, some companies would leave the market. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. “In my view, this agreement avoids chaos,” Alexander said, “and I don’t know a Democrat or a Republican who... Read more
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Judge: ‘Breathtaking’ lack of leadership on Flint waterrelated to the Flint water system, is breathtaking,’’ Lawson said. Daily updat
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related to the Flint water system, is breathtaking,’’ Lawson said. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. He set a Monday deadline for Flint to sign up with Great Lakes Water or come up with another long-term... Read more
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Trump: Drug czar nominee pulls his name from considerationas a commission he’s convened on the subject has urged him to do. Daily update
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as a commission he’s convened on the subject has urged him to do. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. Trump told reporters Monday that he would be making the declaration official next week. Interviewed by Fox... Read more
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Summary of Senate bipartisan health care agreementdeficit over the multiyear life of waivers, not each individual year. Daily up
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deficit over the multiyear life of waivers, not each individual year. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. ■ Shortens from 180 days to 90 days the time the federal government has to review state waiver applications.... Read more
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Chinese nationals indicted on illegal drug manufacturingmean the death toll is ‘‘equal to September 11th every three weeks.’’ Daily up
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mean the death toll is ‘‘equal to September 11th every three weeks.’’ Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. A sign of White House interest in the issue, presidential counselor Kellyanne Conway quietly attended... Read more
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Atlanta mother allegedly put her toddlers in the oven, and then turned it onwaived a court appearance Monday and was denied bail. Daily updates and analys
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waived a court appearance Monday and was denied bail. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. The father of all three children, Jameel Penn, says Williams called him by video chat Friday night to tell... Read more
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Partisanship in 2017 means civil war for both partiesfor their jobs. Now it’s clear that Democrats won’t be spared those purity test
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for their jobs. Now it’s clear that Democrats won’t be spared those purity tests, either. Just ask Dianne Feinstein. James Pindell can be reached at james.pindell@globe.com. Follow him on Twitter @jamespindell or subscribe to his Ground Game... Read more
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Trump falsely claims Obama didn’t contact families of fallen soldiersBase in Delaware for the arrival of the caskets of service members. Daily upda
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Base in Delaware for the arrival of the caskets of service members. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. Obama’s former staff members lashed out at Trump’s remarks Monday with unusual bitterness. “This is an... Read more
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Federal judge hears arguments on latest Trump travel banto the United States. The restriction are to go into effect Oct. 18. Daily upd
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to the United States. The restriction are to go into effect Oct. 18. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. In March, Chuang blocked a previous version of President Trump’s revised travel ban targeting six... Read more
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Trump’s top economist says corporate tax cuts will lift workers’ wagesand that worker incomes rise sharply when corporate tax rates fall. Daily upda
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and that worker incomes rise sharply when corporate tax rates fall. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. The report drew swift condemnation from many Democrats and liberal economists, who accused the administration... Read more
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Puerto Rico struggles with massive environmental crisisservice, there are growing concerns about contamination and disease. Daily upd
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service, there are growing concerns about contamination and disease. Daily updates and analysis on national politics from James Pindell. ‘‘People in the US can’t comprehend the scale and scope of what’s needed,’’ said Drew Koslow, an ecologist... Read more
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