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September 03, 2017 - 11:42 pm
Experts say Harvey's filthy floodwaters pose significant dangers to human safety and the environment even after water levels drop far enough that Southeast Texas residents no longer fear for their lives. Already well-known for sewer overflows following rainstorms, the city of Houston's system faces...
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Dreamstime
September 02, 2017 - 2:31 am
The Trump administration has announced sharp cuts to programs that promote health care enrollment under the Affordable Care Act for next year. Advertising will face a 90% decrease from 100 million spent on sign-ups for 2017 to only ten million for 2018, according to Health and Human Services...
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Dreamstime
September 01, 2017 - 10:28 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach is writing regular columns for the conservative Breitbart News website. The Kansas City Star reports that Kobach wrote his first column for the website in June and it tied refugees to terrorism. Kobach is a conservative Republican serving as...
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Dreamstime
September 01, 2017 - 8:26 am
CLEVELAND (AP) — Prosecutors say a fired county library delivery driver in Ohio has received probation for the theft of thousands of DVDs and CDs over a 12-year period. Cleveland.com reports 43-year-old Kelvin Shaw, of Parma, was sentenced Tuesday in Cleveland after pleading guilty in July to theft...
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