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- 37 charged in Puerto Rico to Wisconsin drug smuggling case using US Postal Service
More than three dozen people have been charged with sending drugs from Puerto Rico to Wisconsin using the U.S. Postal Service.
Ap. ABC News. Fri, 17 Jan 2020 17:27:17 +0000.
- 19-year-old ex-Marine arrested in the murder of 16-year-old girl
DO YOU KNOW HIM? Deputies say 19-year-old Codi Slayton, a former Marine, used social media to communicate with Josephine Jimenez and other young girls throughout California and possibly across the U.S.
Cory James. ABC News. Fri, 17 Jan 2020 16:50:54 +0000.
- Andrew Yang's wife reveals she was sexually assaulted by her gynecologist
Evelyn Yang, the wife of Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang, revealed for the first time she was sexually assaulted by her gynecologist when she was pregnant with her first child in 2012. ...
CBS News. Fri, 17 Jan 2020 10:06:02 -0500.
- Why Chief Justice Roberts' role in impeachment trial is "critical"
Roberts' role is to be a symbol of neutrality, "to be accepted by both sides as fair."
CBS News. Fri, 17 Jan 2020 10:03:01 -0500.
- China's says its economy grew 6.1% in 2019, in line with expectations
China said Friday its economy grew by 6.1% in 2019, meeting expectations even amid a trade dispute with the U.S.
CNBC. Fri, 17 Jan 2020 14:42:05 GMT.
- How A Proposed Federal Education Study Could Help, Or Hurt, Educational Equity
A new U.S. Department of Education study will examine how districts and schools are using more than $30 billion of federal funding. The study could have real benefits, but under the DeVos administration it also poses real risks.
By Scott Sargrad, Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 17 Jan 2020 14:39:51 +0000.
- Boeing Is Unlikely To Win Much From The U.S.-China Trade Pact
As the single biggest U.S. exporter, you'd expect Boeing would benefit from an agreement that calls for China to buy billions worth of U.S. products. ...
By Richard Aboulafia, Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 17 Jan 2020 14:36:45 +0000.
- Stock Market News for Jan 17, 2020
U.S. stock market rallied impressively on Thursday supported by solid economic data.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Fri, 17 Jan 2020 14:33:00 GMT.
- Eminem's music video depicts him as Las Vegas mass shooter, encourages fans to vote for gun laws
Rapper Eminem is throwing his weight behind a political cause with the surprise release of his latest album, "Music to Be Murdered By," with tracks that advocate for changes in gun laws in the United States.
Tyler Mccarthy. Fox News. Fri, 17 Jan 2020 14:16:21 GMT.
- 3 Funds to Gain From America's Improving Trade Relations
Major trade agreements with China, Canada and Mexico will boost the overall economic conditions in the United States.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Fri, 17 Jan 2020 13:56:00 GMT.
- Social media data needed for 'harm' research, say doctors
Understanding usage by children is key to studying potential harms and benefits, psychiatrists say.
BBC News. Fri, 17 Jan 2020 11:35:18 GMT.
- 10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. POLITICAL STAKES HIGH AS IMPEACHMENT TRIAL LOOMS The trial, only the third such undertaking in U.S. ...
The Associated Press. Washington Times. Fri, 17 Jan 2020 06:02:24 -0500.
- After Controversial Leaders Step Down, The Women's March Tries Again In 2020
For the fourth year, the anti-Trump Women's March will stage events in Washington, D.C., and other places. After years of controversy, the group now has new leadership and a new focus.
Isabella Gomez Sarmiento. NPR. Fri, 17 Jan 2020 05:07:00 -0500.
- Hong Kong airline stops pregnancy tests for Saipan travelers
HONG KONG (AP) - The airline Hong Kong Express has apologized for having required some female passengers bound for the U.S. territory of Saipan to take pregnancy tests. ...
Washington Times. Fri, 17 Jan 2020 04:53:39 -0500.
- 'I'm appalled': Lawyers alarmed as Ottawa gives more powers to U.S. border officers at Canadian airports
Several immigration lawyers say they're concerned about Canada's new preclearance act, which gives added powers to U.S. customs officers to strip-search, question and detain U.S.-bound travellers on Canadian soil. ...
CBC News. Fri, 17 Jan 2020 04:00:00 EST.
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