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States where poverty is worse than you might think

Wednesday  20:20,   19 december 2018
247wallst

States where poverty is worse than you might... >>>

Trump tariffs hit middle- and low-income earners most

Wednesday  20:20,   19 december 2018
cbsnews

With the price of some consumer goods rising, here's how much tariffs are costing the average U.S.... >>>

Most Americans approve of bipartisan, Trump-backed criminal-justice reforms that Senate passed

Wednesday  20:20,   19 december 2018
businessinsider

Nearly 60% of Americans either "strongly approve" or "somewhat approve" of the criminal justice reform... >>>

Rallies banned in Congo's capital city days before elections

Wednesday  20:06,   19 december 2018
msn

Days before Congo's elections, the Kinshasa's governor banned campaign rallies in the capital city, citing security... >>>

Man acquitted of terror charge over Buckingham Palace sword attack

Wednesday  20:06,   19 december 2018
msn

An Uber driver was found not guilty Wednesday of a terror charge after he injured police officers arresting him outside Queen Elizabeth II's Buckingham Palace residence while he was armed with a Samurai sword. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"],... >>>

Former Blackwater guard convicted of instigating mass shooting in Iraq

Wednesday  20:05,   19 december 2018
usatoday

A jury found Nick Slatten guilty of murder for his role in a massacre that killed 14 unarmed Iraqi civilians and wounded 17 others. It was the third time Slatten had stood trial on the charge. Jurors deliberated for four days before returning their... >>>

Elderly neighbor's Christmas generosity melts hearts

Wednesday  20:05,   19 december 2018
cbsnews

2-year-old Cadi now has a special present to open every Christmas until she is 16 years... >>>

Top House Democrat demands Trump administration produce documents

Wednesday  19:55,   19 december 2018
reuters

Representative Elijah Cummings sent 10 letters on Wednesday to Trump administration officials, setting the stage for congressional... >>>

Man wrongly convicted in doppelganger case to receive $1 million under new Kansas law

Wednesday  19:41,   19 december 2018
msn

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The state of Kansas will pay more than $1 million to compensate Richard Anthony Jones for the 17 years he spent in prison for a crime that was committed by someone who looked like him, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt... >>>

The U.S. says it is pulling out of Syria. Who are the big winners and losers?

Wednesday  19:40,   19 december 2018
msn

President Trump's dramatic about-face will have long-term implications for the country, the region and international relations around the world. Here are some of the biggest winners and losers: WINNERS Bashar al-Assad Once, Assad seemed doomed. Now, >>>

Bipartisan bill aimed at fighting sickle cell disease signed into law

Wednesday  19:20,   19 december 2018
nbcnews

President Donald Trump signed the Sickle Cell Disease and Other Heritable Blood Disorders Research, Surveillance, Prevention, and Treatment Act of... >>>

Coaching website tries to shift conversation about sex abuse

Wednesday  19:20,   19 december 2018
msn

An entrepreneur is embarking on what could be a meaningful solution to the sex abuse crisis in Olympic sports: helping families discover which coaches are certified and qualified to work with their kids. Former pro moguls skier Bill Kerig, who... >>>

Everyone loved how Syracuse recruit announced his National Signing Day decision

Wednesday  18:40,   19 december 2018
ftw.usatoday

Three-star recruit Cooper Dawson found a way to share his spotlight and not make the entire day about himself. Yes, Dawson still announced his decision to sign with Syracuse, but he asked his friend, Kingsley Feinman, to help him. With three hats in >>>

Trump lashes out at New York AGs after foundation agrees to dissolve: 'Double standard'

Wednesday  18:30,   19 december 2018
foxnews

President Trump lashed out Wednesday at New York Democrats -- specifically, former Attorney General Eric... >>>

Corporate America's debt is too big for investors to ignore

Wednesday  18:05,   19 december 2018
cnn

It's getting awfully difficult for investors to ignore Corporate America's mountain of debt. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.getMedianetNativeAds(true); }); Fears of an economic >>>