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Postal Service misidentifies Statue of Liberty in stamp in a $3.5 million mistake Postal Service misidentifies Statue of Liberty in stamp in a $3.5 million mistake
It's a mistake that's costing the U.S. Postal Service $3.5 million – the Statue of Liberty Forever stamps released in 2010 didn't actually show New York's Lady Liberty. The photograph featured in the stamp design actually shows a Statue of Liberty replica outside the New York-New York casino hotel in Las Vegas. Stamps with the Las Vegas image were in circulation for at least three months before...
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Statue of Liberty protester is immigrant active in resisting Trump policy Statue of Liberty protester is immigrant active in resisting Trump policy
A woman arrested after scaling lower parts of the Statue of Liberty in a dramatic July 4th protest is a native of the Democratic Republic of the Congo who has been active in the resistance movement against Trump administration immigration policies, according to media reports. A federal official identified her as Therese Okoumou. The official was not authorized to discuss the incident and spoke ...
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FAA refuses to regulate airline seating, says tight rows are safe for evacuations FAA refuses to regulate airline seating, says tight rows are safe for evacuations
WASHINGTON – In response to a federal appeals court case, the Federal Aviation Administration said Tuesday that it doesn't need to regulate airline seating because evacuation tests prove there is enough room to maneuver, despite consumer complaints about cramped quarters. The group FlyersRights.org challenged the FAA at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit over concerns that tighter s...
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Donald Trump thinks things are 'going well' with North Korea - others are skeptical Donald Trump thinks things are 'going well' with North Korea - others are skeptical
WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump defended his denuclearization efforts with North Korea Tuesday, despite the concerns of U.S. intelligence officials who say there is no evidence Kim Jong Un plans to give up his nuclear weapons programs. "Many good conversations with North Korea – it is going well!" Trump tweeted Tuesday, noting that Kim's government has not conducted rocket launches or nucle...
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Immigrant children at detention center cry for parents in heartbreaking audio Immigrant children at detention center cry for parents in heartbreaking audio
Some seem to know only one word, "Mami" or "Papá." Others plead to know when their aunt or parent will come to pick them up. Altogether, the 7-minute tape of children separated from their parents and held at a detention center makes for some agonizing listening. ProPublica, a nonprofit newsroom that produces investigative journalism in the public interest, posted the audio Monday afternoon. ...
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Newsrooms across the country upping security after shooting at Capital Gazette Newsrooms across the country upping security after shooting at Capital Gazette
After a deadly shooting at the Capital Gazettenewspaper in Annapolis, Maryland, newsrooms around the country are on high alert. At least a half-dozen major newspapers are putting more security in place around news organizations. In New York City, police dispatched units to media outlets across the city to guard against potential copycat or coordinated attacks. New York Police Department spok...
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Supreme Court's conservatives mark return to power with major rulings, minor punts Supreme Court's conservatives mark return to power with major rulings, minor punts
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court's conservative majority — stymied in recent years by one justice's sudden death and another's fickle behavior — has come storming back. From President Trump's immigration travel ban to workers' rights, voting rights and religious rights, the high court handed conservatives a nearly unbroken string of victories in a divisive term that came to a screeching halt Wedn...
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President Donald Trump stumps for South Carolina governor; talks about himself President Donald Trump stumps for South Carolina governor; talks about himself
President Donald Trump traveled to one of his friendliest states Monday to help a supporter, avoid political embarrassment, and talk about himself. While praising South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster during a campaign rally, Trump told voters that the "fake news" is all too eager to criticize him if McMaster loses a primary runoff on Tuesday. "So, please, get your asses out tomorrow and vote,"...
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Ex-Trump campaign staffer tells black Democrat 'you’re out of your cotton-picking mind’ on Fox News Ex-Trump campaign staffer tells black Democrat 'you’re out of your cotton-picking mind’ on Fox News
The former deputy campaign manager for President Donald Trump told a black Democratic strategist he was out of his "cotton-picking mind" while bickering on Fox News on Sunday morning. The comment by David Bossie, who now leads Citizens United, instantly drew backlash and caused Fox News host Ed Henry to issue an apology on air. Bossie and Joel Payne, a Democratic strategist, were discussin...
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Trump spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders kicked out of Virginia restaurant by owner Trump spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders kicked out of Virginia restaurant by owner
WASHINGTON – White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders was asked to leave a restaurant in Virginia Friday night by the business owner because of her connection to President Donald Trump, Sanders acknowledged Saturday on Twitter. "Last night I was told by the owner of Red Hen in Lexington, VA to leave because I work for @POTUS and I politely left," Sanders tweeted. "Her actions say far ...
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