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The Justice Department is seeking more power to chase cyber criminals overseas where huge marketplaces of stolen credit card numbers are fed by thefts in the U.S. Photo by Flickr user Sean MacEnteeWASHINGTON — Criminals from around the world buy and...
Undocumented immigrants on July 24, 2014 in Mission, Texas. Photo by John Moore/Getty ImagesWASHINGTON — Attorney General Eric Holder is arguing publicly in favor of legal representation for migrant children arriving unaccompanied at the border —...
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has withdrawn from his re-election bid as he treats a tumor in his abdomen. Photo by Flickr User West Annex News Toronto Mayor Rob Ford will no longer seek re-election in October’s mayoral race, a city clerk announced today....
The search is on for a missing F/A-18C Hornet pilot after two of the jets crashed into the Pacific Ocean Friday. Photo by LCpl John McGarity, USMC LEMOORE, Calif. — Two U.S. Navy jets crashed into the western Pacific Ocean on Friday and only one...
Only about a dozen copies of the original 1814 sheet music imprint of Francis Scott Key’s “The Star-Spangled Banner” have survived. The original edition can be easily identified by the misprint “A Pariotic Song” in its...
Photo by Flickr user othermore (other). For 29 years now, Paul Solman’s reports on the NewsHour have been trying to make sense of economic news and research for a general audience. Since 2007, our Making Sen$e page has striven to do the same,...