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An EB-5 visa means that $500,000 can buy U.S. citizenship. Photo by Flickr user LucastheExperience. http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/How-Chinese-millionaires-buy-U.S.-citizenship.mp3 Millions each year apply for U.S. visas,...
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald (reflected in doors, facing reporters) delivers an apology, for recent misstatements about his military record, to reporters outside VA headquarters in Washington, Feb. 24, 2015. Photo by...
ALBANY, N.Y. — Former New York Gov. George Pataki says he’ll announce May 28 in New Hampshire whether he will seek the Republican nomination for president. He made the announcement Thursday on social media and on MSNBC’s “Morning...
Former Maryland Governor and probable Democratic Presidential candidate Martin O’Malley speaks at a “Politics and Eggs” breakfast in Bedford, New Hampshire on March 31, 2015. Photo by Brian Snyder/ReutersBOSTON — Martin O’...
An employee stocks produce near a sign supporting a ballot initiative in Washington state that would require labeling of foods containing genetically modified crops at the Central Co-op in Seattle, Washington October 29, 2013. Major U.S. food and...
NTSB officials on the scene of the Amtrak Train #188 Derailment in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in this handout photo provided by the National Transportation Safety Board on May 13, 2015. Handout photo courtesy of NTSB/ReutersWASHINGTON — The deadly...