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See 200 Years Of Twists And Turns Of Census Citizenship Questions

| A citizenship question has not been included among the census questions for every household in almost 70 years. The Trump administration wants to change that with the upcoming 2020 census.

Timeline: The Census Citizenship Question's Unusual Journey To The Supreme Court

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A trail of internal emails, memos and other court filings show how the Trump administration pushed to get a citizenship question on the 2020 census despite warnings of how it may undermine the count.

A Decade Of Implications At Stake, Supreme Court Hears Census Citizenship Question

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The justices are weighing whether the Trump administration can include a citizenship question on the 2020 census. A decision is expected this summer, when printing of the census forms is set to begin.

At The U.S.-Mexico Border, Volunteer Medics Step In To Care For Migrants

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From a mother with belly pain to a teen girl with a possibly infected tooth, volunteer medics are treating migrants once they've been released from government custody.

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Sri Lanka's Easter Bombings Bring Renewed Violence To A Long-Troubled Country

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Here are some key things to know about Sunday's deadly attacks, the group Sri Lanka blames for perpetrating them — and the country's complicated history.

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After Sri Lanka Attacks, Islamist Group Blamed And Victims Named

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Sri Lankans mourned the deaths of nearly 300 people who were caught in Easter Sunday's coordinated church and hotel bombings. Officials blamed the National Thowfeek Jamaath, a local militant group.

The VA Is Again Expanding Its Private Healthcare Options, But Many Veterans Remain Skeptical

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The VA Mission Act hopes to improve upon the Choice program, which ran over budget and didn't do much to reduce wait times for many veterans.

How Effective Are School Lockdown Drills?

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Since the 1999 Columbine High School shooting, a generation of American children has learned how to hide from a potential shooter. But there's little data on what kinds of drills work best.

Hunger Strikes At ICE Detention Centers Spread As Parole, Bond Are Denied

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There have been at least six hunger strikes at detention centers in the first three months of 2019 alone. One of the detainees' demands was to be released while their cases were adjudicated.

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