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An effort by some congressional Republicans to block President Obama's executive actions on immigration by tying it to a Homeland Security spending bill officially failed on Tuesday. House Speaker...
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The Justice Department is set to release a report that condemns the Ferguson, Mo., Police Department for its discriminatory practices. NPR's Melissa Block speaks with local political leader Patricia...
Ismael Medjdoub grew up in one of Paris' banlieues. He spends up to two hour...
The French, with their national motto of "Liberty, equality, fraternity," are so against religious and ethnic divisions that the government doesn't even collect this kind of data.But it's believed...
A driver clears his car windshield in Boston on Jan. 27, after a heavy storm...
After weeks of winter storms, snow fatigue has set in across much of the country.You may be tired of clearing ice and snow off your car, but that can be a safety hazard. And now you could face a fine...
In 2011, the three guards in New York state beat inmate George Williams so badly that he suffered two broken legs, broken ribs, a broken shoulder and a severe fracture of his eye socket, among other...
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