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New Hampshire political legend falls prey to Trump effect

New Hampshire Secretary of State Bill Gardner (left) watches as Donald Trump fills out his filing papers to be on the nation’s earliest presidential primary ballot Nov. 4, 2015. | Jim Cole, File/AP Photo Elections ‘One of the [...]

Migrant mother falls trying to climb US-Mexico border fence

SAN DIEGO (AP) – Authorities said a migrant woman was injured after trying to climb a fence at the U.S.-Mexico border with her two small children. Border Patrol agent Tekae Michael says the 26-year-old Guatemalan woman fell near the San [...]

Sioux Falls district works to improve school attendance

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Principal Ryan DeGraff made a point to be at the front doors of Terry Redlin Elementary when school started on a recent Wednesday. As four or five preschoolers with puffy jackets and colored beanies waddled their [...]

Turks Scramble as Lira Falls and Prices Soar

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Some businesses have doubled prices on imported goods this year and are already feeling a falloff in sales, as economists warn of galloping inflation. Source: NYT > World

When ISIS’ Call to Arms Falls on the Ears of the Mentally Ill

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Religious fanaticism or mental disorder? After the Islamic State claimed the gunman who shot 15 in Toronto as one of its one, the debate was rekindled. Source: NYT > World
First Cuba, Now China? An American Falls Ill After ‘Abnormal’ Sounds
BEIJING — An American government employee posted in southern China has signs of possible brain injury after reporting disturbing sounds and sensations, the State Department said on Wednesday, in events that seemed to draw parallels [...]
Giuliani falls back in line
After Rudy Giuliani called Jared Kushner “disposable” in his off-the-rails interview with Fox News’ Sean Hannity earlier this week, the president’s son-in-law watched the clip himself to see what all the fuss was about. Kushner – [...]
Leveraged Inverse Fund Profits If the Dollar Rises and the Euro Falls
Investors interested in protecting their assets during volatile market conditions may want to look at currency-based exchange-traded funds (ETFs), such as ProShares UltraShort Euro (EUO). EUO is more than just a short investment that bets against [...]
Crowley prepares to pounce if Pelosi falls short
Rep. Joe Crowley — buoyed by a caucus thirsty for change and his rising national profile — is angling to become the next House Democratic leader if Nancy Pelosi and other top Democrats fall short. Whether Democrats win the [...]
Pompeo’s diplomatic foray falls flat
Mike Pompeo had his best chance yet Thursday to win over skeptical Democrats. But after hours of tough questions at his confirmation hearing, he had changed no new minds in his bid to become secretary of state. Amid a series of difficult Senate [...]