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Archive for July 19th, 2018
This comes after Congresswoman Maxine Waters told citizens to "push back" against Trump officials. But when South LA came out to meet them, they didn't show.
Activists aimed to bring one balloon to the president's backyard; they overshot their fundraising goal and now say they will create more than one replica.
Treatment has been a success but prevention is another story, according to a report in The Lancet. And the stigma of seeking help persists.
Fleeing war-torn homes for crippling rents — how California housing costs are creating a harsh reality for refugeeshttp://www.scpr.org/archive | | July 19 2018, 5:17 PM
Seventy hours a week driving Uber, peeing in a bottle, and still late with the rent; refugee agencies are rethinking strategies in the “resistance state.”
The nation's capital has a cat problem. And the first step toward fixing it, apparently, is to quantify it.
The White House withdrew the nomination of Ryan Bounds to join the 9th Circuit just before a vote was expected on Capitol Hill on Thursday.
The court ruled that the proposal to divide California can't be placed on the November ballot. A venture capitalist has spent years arguing the state would be better off as several smaller states.
The commander in chief usually doesn't comment directly on Fed policy. But President Trump broke with that tradition Thursday, saying, "I'm not thrilled" about the Fed's interest-rate increases.
Warmer weather means that barnacle geese fly faster to their breeding grounds, leaving them too tired to lay eggs right away. By the time they're ready, the babies have missed the best food.
Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff has been under mounting pressure for the company's contract with U.S. Customs and Border Patrol. A Texas nonprofit says it won't accept a contribution from the company.
Disney is poised to take over most of the entertainment assets of 21st Century Fox. The new mega-studio is to compete with streaming giants Netflix and Amazon. A fight still looms over Sky.
After 130 years as a nonprofit hospital with deep roots in North Carolina, Mission Health is seeking to be bought by HCA Healthcare, the nation's largest for-profit hospital chain.
Here are five educational apps — endorsed by an expert — that teachers love. Plus, what teachers can look for when choosing apps for the classroom.
Conservative groups are spreading the word: Teachers no longer have to support the union that represents them.
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The internet may feel immaterial or even magical, but behind each tweet, ‘like’ and email is a network of data centers and stretches of underground cables -- and rising sea levels may put some of that coastal hardware in jeopardy.
In light of the state Legislature mandating the release of greenhouse gas score cards for more than a dozen municipalities, residents may find that they need to limit the miles put on their cars in order to reach local environmental goals.
After Trump’s meeting with Putin in Helsinki, Russia’s Defense Ministry said it would ramp up cooperation with the U.S. military, but what’s actually happening on the ground is less clear.
We often hear about success stories about families reunited. But not all stories are happy ones. DNA tests have unearthed secret pregnancies, incidents of rape and incest, and fertility doctors using their own sperm to inseminate patients.
Ahead of upcoming confirmation of new VA secretary, a check-in on the Department of Veterans Affairs| July 19 2018, 8:21 AM
The second-largest federal agency has been without a leader for close to 4 months.