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Companies That Rely On Census Data Worry Citizenship Question Will Hurt

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| Lyft and Univision are among the critics of the citizenship question the Trump administration wants on the 2020 census. The businesses say it could harm the national head count and their bottom line.

'Get Off The Boat' — Women In Commercial Fishing Industry Fight Sexual Harassment

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Women make up roughly 15% of Alaska's commercial fishing industry, and sexual harassment is part of the job. Being on a boat for weeks at a time makes harassment hard to escape.

Ohio State Doctor Sexually Abused At Least 177 Male Students, Investigation Finds

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The independent investigation concluded that university personnel were aware of the abuse as early as 1979, but that Richard Strauss kept abusing students until he retired nearly two decades later.

China's Luckin Coffee Tries To Conquer A Nation Of Tea Drinkers

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In less than two years, the Chinese brand has opened 2,300 stores — second in China only to Starbucks. The company goes public on Nasdaq on Friday. And ... it's losing millions.

Tracking Trump On Immigration: Despite Focus, Many Ideas Are Stalled Or Blocked

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One of the Trump administration's top priorities is reshaping and restricting immigration. But many of the White House efforts have faced opposition from Congress, courts and local critics.

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Administration To Release Hundreds Of Migrants To South Florida, Local Officials Say

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Florida officials say they were informed of the migrant release plan by the federal government. They are scrambling to prepare for an influx of asylum-seekers.

Chelsea Manning Sent Back To Jail For Refusing To Testify Before Grand Jury

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"Facing jail again, potentially today, doesn't change my stance," the former Army private said prior the hearing. The judge also ordered her to be fined every day she is in custody after 30 days.

Guatemalan Toddler Apprehended At U.S. Border Dies After Weeks In Hospital

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The child's mother informed federal agents that her 2 ½-year-old son was sick after they were taken into custody last month on the north bank of the Rio Grande in El Paso, Texas, U.S. officials say.

Missouri Senate Passes Bill That Would Ban Abortions After 8 Weeks

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It's the latest in a series of sweeping abortion restrictions passed by Republican-controlled state legislatures that appear aimed at pushing abortion challenges to the Supreme Court.