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5 Facts Every American Must Know About the Brutal MS-13 Gang
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5 Facts Every American Must Know About the Brutal MS-13 Gang

by Brandon Darby & Ildefonso Ortiz

The brutal, largely illegal immigrant-filled MS-13 street gang has become a major focus of the U.S. Department of Justice recently and Americans should know the facts about them. The gang is dangerous and they

President Trump Takes Action To Combat China’s Trade Aggressions
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President Trump Takes Action To Combat China’s Trade Aggressions

For months, manufacturing industry leaders have called for the president to develop explicit trade policies that matched his impassioned campaign rhetoric. They got their wish. The president recently took his first meaningful steps toward establishing a new trade agenda, first …

When to Sign Up for Medicare
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When to Sign Up for Medicare

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QI’m going to turn 65 later this year. How far in advance do I need to sign up for Medicare, and when will the coverage actually start?

AIf you’re already receiving Social Security benefits, you’ll automatically be enrolled in …

Pipeline planned at big Colorado well site, not noisy trucks
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Pipeline planned at big Colorado well site, not noisy trucks

FILE – In this Tuesday, May 31, 2016 file photograph, Nelly Morales, from left, Michelle Young and Dawn Stein are photographed on Stein’s property next to an oil well complex in Greeley, Colo. Residents of the neighborhood sued the state …

The Aeroplan saga ends a long, useless financial detour
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The Aeroplan saga ends a long, useless financial detour

Air Canada started the Aeroplan program in 1984 and cut ties with it in 2008. In 2020, it plans to launch its own in-house frequent-flier initiative. (MIKE CASSESE/REUTERS)

Jim Stanford is Harold Innes Industry Professor of Economics at McMaster University …

Al Gore at Cannes: ‘Trump cannot stop the solutions to the climate crisis’
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Al Gore at Cannes: ‘Trump cannot stop the solutions to the climate crisis’

Al Gore believes that Donald Trump will not halt the momentum of the climate movement even if he withdraws the US from the Paris agreement.

Speaking at a press engagement for his new documentary An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power, …

Apple’s Watch can detect an abnormal heart rhythm with 97% accuracy, UCSF study says
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Apple’s Watch can detect an abnormal heart rhythm with 97% accuracy, UCSF study says

According to a study conducted through heartbeat measurement app Cardiogram and the University of California San Francisco, the Apple Watch is 97 percent accurate in detecting the most common abnormal heart rhythm, when paired with an AI-based algorithm.

The study …

If Trump does nothing, 50% of South Sudan’s population could soon be gone
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If Trump does nothing, 50% of South Sudan’s population could soon be gone

Crimes against humanity. Mass atrocities. Mass displacement. While these terms accurately describe the conflict in Syria, they are equally applicable to South Sudan’s ongoing civil war. Left to its present trajectory of displacement and famine, roughly half of South Sudan’s …

Service to Both Al Qaeda and U.S., and a Fate Hanging in the Balance
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Service to Both Al Qaeda and U.S., and a Fate Hanging in the Balance

WASHINGTON — No one knew it at the time, but Al Qaeda’s ability to strike in the West was severely damaged when a skinny onetime altar boy who grew up on Long Island stumbled into a Pakistani checkpoint in 2008, …

Virginia mayor takes on online trolls after monument protest
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Virginia mayor takes on online trolls after monument protest

(Andrew Shurtleff/The Daily Progress via AP). In this undated photo, Charlottesville Mayor Mike Signer poses for a photo outside city hall in Charlottesville, Va. Signer has become the target of anonymous Twitter trolls’ hate-filled, Anti-Semitic messa… (Ryan M. Kelly/The Daily …