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Fewer Births Than Deaths Among Whites in Majority of U.S. States

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Wednesday - June 20, 2018 - 4:00am
The pattern first started more than a decade ago. But lagging fertility rates and rising white mortality rates have sped demographic change....
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In Trump Hotel’s Rarefied Realm, President Courts Donors as if It’s Business as Usual

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Wednesday - June 20, 2018 - 4:00am
Outside the hotel’s walls, protesters blasted audio of children crying in detainment centers and the homeland security secretary was heckled at a nearby Mexican restaurant....
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At War: Veterans Owe Thousands for Survivor Benefits. Why Can’t They Opt Out?

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Wednesday - June 20, 2018 - 4:00am
The Defense Department has started deducting premiums from the monthly income of more than 19,000 disabled veterans for a benefit similar to life insurance. Some say it’s almost impossible to opt out, and now they’re in debt....
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Feature: How One Conservative Think Tank Is Stocking Trump’s Government

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Wednesday - June 20, 2018 - 4:00am
By placing its people throughout the administration, the Heritage Foundation has succeeded in furthering its right-wing agenda....
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Josh Brolin Fears the Summer of Josh Brolin

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Wednesday - June 20, 2018 - 3:00am
He’s starring in the two biggest blockbusters of the season, cleaned up his life and has clout he never dreamed of. And that’s the problem....
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U.S. Judge Lambastes F.B.I. Over Dylann Roof’s Gun Purchase

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Wednesday - June 20, 2018 - 1:09am
Although he cited an immunity claim in dismissing lawsuits against F.B.I., Judge Richard Gergel said they had uncovered “glaring weaknesses” in the background check system....
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How to Plan the Perfect Trip With Your Significant Other This Summer

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Wednesday - June 20, 2018 - 1:00am
Make sure your bae-cation is one to remember — without the logistical headaches....
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Protesters Confront Kirstjen Nielsen at Mexican Restaurant: ‘Shame!’

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Wednesday - June 20, 2018 - 12:43am
“If kids don’t eat in peace,’’ activists shouted at the secretary of homeland security as she ate dinner, “you don’t eat in peace.”...
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Charleston Apologizes for City’s Role in Slave Trade

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Wednesday - June 20, 2018 - 12:02am
Charleston, S.C., where enslaved Africans arrived in huge numbers before the Civil War, on Tuesday became the latest city to pass a resolution apologizing for its role in the slave trade....
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Microsoft Employees Protest Work With ICE, as Tech Industry Mobilizes Over Immigration

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Tuesday - June 19, 2018 - 11:32pm
Microsoft workers objected to the company’s work with immigration authorities, part of a wave of outrage over the Trump administration’s immigration policy....
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Europe Edition: Germany, Marijuana, Trade War: Your Wednesday Briefing

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Tuesday - June 19, 2018 - 10:59pm
Here’s what you need to know to start your day....
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Kirstjen Nielsen Was a Target of Trump’s Immigration Ire. Now She’s His Protector.

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Tuesday - June 19, 2018 - 10:47pm
The homeland security secretary has become a top advocate for President Trump’s family separation policy as illegal border crossings continue to surge....
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Vote in Canada Paves the Way for Legalization of Marijuana

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Tuesday - June 19, 2018 - 9:33pm
Now that lawmakers in both houses have voted to legalize marijuana for recreational use, the government will give Canada’s provinces a few months to prepare for the law’s rollout....
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As Greece Ends a Decade of Bailouts, Problems Linger for Europe

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Tuesday - June 19, 2018 - 9:20pm
European officials are eager to paint Greece as a comeback story. But troubles in nearby Italy show that the euro’s issues have not been laid to rest....
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For Migrant Families in Mexico, Threat of Separation Puts Plans in Doubt

News Source: New York Times
Post Date: Tuesday - June 19, 2018 - 9:00pm
As word of the Trump administration’s new “zero tolerance” policy reaches the migrant trail, some reconsider their trips. “I’m not going to lose the only thing I’ve got,” says a mother from El Salvador....
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