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Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 09:16 AM EDT

Taking on the System: 'Dreamers' Are Getting Law Degrees

Taking on the System: 'Dreamers' Are Getting Law Degrees

Denia Perez's parents brought her from Mexico to the United States illegally when she was 11. Last month, she became among the first of the so-called "Dreamers" to earn a law degree. And now, she and others are...

Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 09:17 AM EDT

President Trump's Anthem Comments Put Eagles in Tough Spot

President Trump's Anthem Comments Put Eagles in Tough Spot

President Donald Trump likes the NFL's new anthem policy, but his comments put the Eagles in a tricky situation.

Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 09:02 AM EDT

Pa. Puts Aside $180M for Pothole Fixes, Winter Road Repairs

Pa. Puts Aside $180M for Pothole Fixes, Winter Road Repairs

Pennsylvania drivers will be getting some relief from pockmarked roadways in the form of $180 million to fill in potholes and perform other work after the ravages of a tough winter.

Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 08:23 AM EDT

$38M in Contracts Secured Year Into NJ Statehouse Renovation

$38M in Contracts Secured Year Into NJ Statehouse Renovation

New Jersey has secured about $38 million in contracts, so far, a year into a $300 million debt-financed renovation of the hazardous and time-worn statehouse that critics argued should have been put to the...

Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 06:58 AM EDT

Eagles Owner on NFL's New National Anthem Policy

Eagles Owner on NFL's New National Anthem Policy

Eagles owner Jeff Lurie released a statement Wednesday night regarding the NFL's national anthem policy.

Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 09:27 PM EDT

N. Korea Demolishes Nuclear Test Site as Journalists Watch

N. Korea Demolishes Nuclear Test Site as Journalists Watch

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un made good on his promise to demolish his country's nuclear test site, which was formally closed in a series of huge explosions Thursday as a small group of foreign journalists...

Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 12:29 PM EDT

Trump Lauds NFL Anthem Decision as New Questions Arise

Trump Lauds NFL Anthem Decision as New Questions Arise

With its popularity threatened and critics stretching all the way to the White House, the NFL just wanted to get past the debate over taking a knee during the national anthem. Put the focus back on football....

Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 06:44 AM EDT

Harley-Davidson Plant Closure Stuns Workers After Tax Cuts

Harley-Davidson Plant Closure Stuns Workers After Tax Cuts

Employees at Harley-Davidson's Kansas City, Missouri, plant were shocked in January when the company announced that the plant would close next year, NBC News reported. Operations are being moved to the...

Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 11:29 PM EDT

Dem, GOP Leaders Get Classified Briefings on Russia Probe

Dem, GOP Leaders Get Classified Briefings on Russia Probe

Republican and Democratic lawmakers on Thursday huddled in classified briefings about the origins of the FBI investigation into Russia's meddling in the 2016 presidential election, a highly unusual series of...

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 09:40 PM EDT

Trump Launches Probe Into Auto Imports, Possible Tariffs

Trump Launches Probe Into Auto Imports, Possible Tariffs

The Trump administration on Wednesday launched an investigation into whether tariffs are needed on the imports of automobiles into the United States, moving swiftly as talks over the North American Free Trade...

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