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Although the governor of Iowa says that unaccompanied minors from Central America should not find shelter in his state, more than 100 are already there. But the mayor of Des Moines, the state's...
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Logan Kovach, 6, Matthew Kovach, 2, and Allyson Kovach, 5, eat a lunch distr...
More than 21 million children get free or reduced priced meals during the school year. But in the summer, that number drops to only three million.The big question is what happens to all the other...
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Georgia Republicans picked their Senate nominee Tuesday night. Former corporate CEO David Perdue will face Democrat Michelle Nunn in the November general election.Nunn, the daughter of a popular...
Here's a question with no easy answer: How do you hold the nation's spy agencies accountable — when they control the secrets?Former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden apparently...