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Italy Dispatch: Italy’s Tough Line on Immigrants Reaches a School Cafeteria

LODI, Italy — At the beginning of the school year, as most of the elementary students chatted over warm plates of pasta in the cafeteria, about a dozen immigrant children unwrapped sandwiches around three tables in a spare classroom [...]
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Dem Senate hopes shift from winning majority to limiting losses

Indiana, represented by Democratic Sen. Joe Donnelly, has become the epicenter of the fight for the Senate’s long-term future. | Darron Cummings/AP Photo Elections Republicans could lock up a multi-cycle Senate majority by winning [...]
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Early voting for general election to kick off in Florida

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – Early voting is about to get under way in Florida. More than 30 counties start early voting Monday, including several large counties such as Duval, Hillsborough, Miami-Dade, Orange and Palm Beach. Other counties [...]
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Jordan Reclaims Lands Used by Israel Under Peace Treaty

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JERUSALEM — Under internal political pressure, King Abdullah II of Jordan said on Sunday that he was cutting off Israelis’ free access to two tracts of land along the border that fall within Jordanian territory, but where Jews historically [...]
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Bottom Might Have Just Been Put in Place

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Thirty-one years ago, almost to the day, the Dow endured its steepest sell-off in modern times, falling 22.61% on October 19, 1987. Market corrections are never easy to digest, and the current pullback for the stock market is another case of [...]
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Russia probe revival expected if Dems win House

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WASHINGTON (AP) – House Democrats are expected to re-open the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election if they win the majority in November. But they would have to be selective in what they investigate. California [...]
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Ajay Gupta, Riled by South African Graft Inquiry, Denies Charges From Afar

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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Marooned outside South Africa, Ajay Gupta has been obsessively following the news from home with increasing frustration. Nearly every day for the past couple of months, witnesses at a high-profile inquiry [...]
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From the archives: FOIA documents on the 1990 investigation into alleged anti-Asian discrimination in Harvard admissions

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Pedestrians walk past the gate to Harvard Yard at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts. | Scott Eisen/Getty Images */ ]]> From 1988 to 1990, the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights conducted an [...]
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Warren took DNA test to help rebuild “trust in government”

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NEW YORK (AP) – Democratic U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren said Sunday that she changed her mind recently and took a DNA test proving her heritage because Americans’ trust in government is “at an all-time low” and she wanted to help rebuild [...]
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Mnuchin Defends Trip to Saudi Arabia Amid Uproar Over Khashoggi Killing

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JERUSALEM — Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Sunday defended his decision to meet with Saudi officials this week, saying his trip was aimed at reinforcing ties at a critical moment, as the United States tries to ratchet up pressure [...]