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1A Throughout America: Boiling Point At The Border

1A Throughout America: Boiling Point At The Border

The pressure on the U.S. government to address the humanitarian crisis at the southern border has intensified over the past several weeks. But it’s still unclear what approach immigration officials and Congress will take to focus on an issue that has again captivated the attention of citizens around the world, owing in part to a…
Ringtail Cats: Pictures of the ‘Prettiest Animal in The United States And Canada’

Ringtail Cats: Pictures of the ‘Prettiest Animal in The United States...

By Linda & Dr. Dick Buscher, Live Science Contributors | April 23, 2019 07:19am ET Credit: Linda & Dr. Dick Buscher Home sweet home The American West is a vast and geographically unique region of North America. It is a land of vast deserts, of high, forest-covered mountain ranges and of temperate rainforests. It is…
1A Throughout America: The Battle Over Oil and Gas

1A Throughout America: The Battle Over Oil and Gas

When we traveled to Colorado this month, we heard a lot about oil and gas. It’s a $31 billion industry in The Centennial State according to leading businesses and civic organizations, but it’s also a big concern to some residents. Our Across America team spoke to several people in the Greeley, Colorado, area about how…
10 techniques proposed to stop shootings in America, and how most likely they are to work

10 techniques proposed to stop shootings in America, and how most...

Would it work? Not likely. Violent video games are an easy target for figures like parent groups, Tipper Gore, and President Trump who have tried to assign blame incidents like mass shootings by young perpetrators on violence in media, but research has found no evidence that violent movies and video games encourage real-world attacks. The…
Human beings as soon as hunted and butchered huge ground sloths in South America, 12,600- year-old bones expose

Human beings as soon as hunted and butchered huge ground sloths...

Nearly 12,600 years ago, during the Late Pleistocene era, a group of humans hunted and killed a giant ground sloth in Argentina, then left the animal's bones behind, along with their butchering knife. The giant sloth's bones remained there, at a site called Campo Laborde in the Pampas region, until 2000, when a local farmer…
Whatever you require to understand about the Trump administration’s brand-new ‘domestic gag guideline’ on abortions in America

Whatever you require to understand about the Trump administration’s brand-new ‘domestic...

A new regulation issued by the Department of Health and Human Services that will prohibit family planning clinics that receive federal funding under Title X from providing privately funded abortions or referring patients to abortion services was formally issued on Friday. President Donald Trump first announced the gag rule while speaking at a gala for…
What It Will Consider Trump To End AIDS ‘Beyond’ America

What It Will Consider Trump To End AIDS ‘Beyond’ America

A staffer at the Right to Care AIDS clinic in Johannesburg administers an HIV test on a young boy. South Africa is one of the countries that receives funds from the U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). Gallo Images/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Gallo Images/Getty Images A staffer at the Right to…
View the Polar Vortex Cast Its Chill Over The United States And Canada in This Satellite’s- Eye View

View the Polar Vortex Cast Its Chill Over The United States...

Americans across the Midwest and Northeast can agree on one thing — it's really, really cold this week — and a NASA satellite monitoring air temperatures confirms the sentiment. An instrument called Atmospheric Infrared Sounder, or AIRS, on the Aqua satellite has been measuring the temperature of air masses across the United States. Aqua itself…
The 50 finest tasks in America for 2019

The 50 finest tasks in America for 2019

Many of the top jobs in America earn a median base salary of more than $100,000. Goran Bogicevic/Shutterstock Glassdoor has released its annual list of the 50 best jobs in America, and a familiar job took the No. 1 spot. The job search engine measured each jobs based on three criteria: earning potential based on…
He Was 460 Pounds. What Confronting His Weight Taught Him About Weight Problems In America

He Was 460 Pounds. What Confronting His Weight Taught Him About...

"It feels like confessing a crime," Tommy Tomlinson says about revealing his weight in his new book, The Elephant in the Room: One Fat Man's Quest to Get Smaller in a Growing America. Courtesy of Simon & Schuster hide caption toggle caption Courtesy of Simon & Schuster "It feels like confessing a crime," Tommy Tomlinson…

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