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Author who studies millionaires: 240 minutes a day separates the rich from everyone else

There are 1,440 minutes in each day. That is the one common denominator we all share. With respect to time, we are all on equal footing. And most …

Self-improvement

Keystone Virus Makes First Known Jump From Mosquitoes To Humans

<b>Updated at 10:45 a.m. ET Friday</b><p>Just in time for the hot, humid, bug-bite-riddled summer: Researchers from the University of Florida have confirmed the first known case of a human infected with the mosquito-borne Keystone virus.<p>A 16-year-old boy in North Central Florida went to an urgent care clinic …

Public Health

'They're Permanently Separated.' President Trump Compares People Killed by Undocumented Immigrants to Border Separations

President Donald Trump explicitly compared the tragedy of families whose relatives have been killed by undocumented immigrants to the family …

The Latest: Pentagon seeking space for adult migrants

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on immigration legislation (all times local):<p>5 p.m.<p>The Pentagon says it is searching nationwide for space on military installations that could be used to house adult migrants who have tried to cross the U.S. border illegally.<p>In a brief statement, spokesman Lt. Col. …

Oregon DMV employee under investigation for suggesting undocumented immigrants should be shot

The Oregon Department of Transportation (DOT) is actively investigating a DMV employee who reportedly posted on Facebook that undocumented immigrants …

Social Media

Activists shut down Oregon ICE office over U.S. immigration policy

More than 100 people are camping at the Immigration and Customs Enforcement office in Portland, Ore., to protest the White House's immigration …

Atlanta Mayor Sends Message to Trump That She Won’t Allow ICE Detainees to Be Housed in City’s Jails

On Wednesday, newly elected Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced that she is no longer allowing city jails to accept detainees from U.S. …

Obama Immigration Vet Cecilia Munoz: ‘The Choices Are All Terrible’

‘I told them you can kick people like me out of office, but you’ll get people who don’t know what I know, and you’ll get an outcome that’s …

Farm Bill With Huge Giveaways to Pesticide Industry Passes House

A farm bill that opponents say would harm endangered species, land conservation efforts, small-scale farmers and food-stamp recipients passed the …

Inside the Ukraine peace plan in Mueller probe: More authors, earlier drafting than believed

A controversial peace plan for Ukraine and Russia that has drawn headlines and scrutiny from Special Counsel Robert Mueller was initially devised in …

Gov. Cuomo: 'HHS won’t tell us' location of migrant children

Even after President Trump’s executive order, migrant children are still being detained in foster facilities across the country. 700 migrant children …

Gorbachev: Putin, Trump should focus on arms control

Former Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev says if Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump hold a summit, they should focus on curbing the U.S.-Russia arms race and ensuring strategic stability.<p>Gorbachev's comments Friday to the Interfax news agency comes amid speculation that the U.S. and Russian …

Trump And Kushner End Family Business Deal To Avoid Scrutiny

3:51 PM 06/22/2018<p>Kushner Companies and the Trump Organization have decided to forgo an oceanfront hotel business arrangement based in New Jersey …

E-Verify, Guest-Worker Terms Return to Center of Immigration Fight

House Republicans are seeking to reach a deal on two additional immigration policies, E-Verify and a new agricultural guest worker program, this weekend in an effort to save a broader bill that continues to divide their members.<p>Republican leadership had originally planned to hold a separate vote in …

ICE overspends tax dollars on a detention policy many Americans find abhorrent

The Trump administration's recent immigration crackdown has clearly been a boon for the private companies that own, manage and supply federal …

Trump says he will use Mexico's reliance on US trade in upcoming talk on immigration

President Trump said Friday he would use Mexico's dependence on the U.S. as a major importer of Mexican goods to convince that country to cooperate …

WATCH: Dem lawmaker plays audio of crying immigrant kids — as Republican tries to shut him down

Rep. Ted Lieu (D-CA) on Friday took to the floor of the House of Representatives and tried to force his colleagues to listen to audio of wailing …

Report: Trump Admin. Suppressing Media Access of Government Scientists

A new Trump administration protocol requires U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) scientists to run interview requests with the Department of the Interior, …

Supreme Court protects cellphone data from government without warrant

Trump picks Navy veteran as top counterterrorism official

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is nominating a Navy special operations veteran to be the nation's top counterterrorism official.<p>Trump announced Friday that he's picked Joseph Maguire to lead the National Counterterrorism Center.<p>Since 2013, Maguire has been president and chief executive …

It's Getting Harder for Government Scientists to Talk to the Press

Scientists at the United States Geological Survey (USGS) must now get approval first through their parent office<p>If they want to talk to reporters, scientists at the United States Geological Survey (USGS) must now get approval first through their parent office, the Department of Interior (DOI). …

'Going through hell' at the border: parents split from children tell of anguish

For five long weeks Evelin* had no idea where her two children were. She was apprehended with them at the US border on 19 May – after fleeing violence in Guatemala – and her family was ripped apart under the Trump administration’s “zero-tolerance” immigration policy.<p>Evelin was prosecuted and sent …

Dreamers, GIFs, Obamacare: This Week's Biggest News for Small Business

This week on Inc. Uncensored, writers and editors discuss how one immigrant founder is bracing for a possible end to DACA--and what that would mean for his business.<p>Welcome to the 174th episode of the Inc. Uncensored podcast, hosted by <i>Inc.</i> executive director of editorial Jon Fine.<p>This week, I …

Trump Is No Longer Bothering to Conceal His Corruption

The president of the United States owns a business with globe-spanning assets and liabilities. Many of his investments involve partnerships with …

Jeff Merkley says he's 'exploring the possibility' of a 2020 presidential bid

<b>(CNN) —</b> Democratic Sen. Jeff Merkley is "exploring the possibility" of throwing his hat in the ring in the 2020 presidential election, he told The New York Times in a profile published Friday.<p>Should Sens. Elizabeth Warren or Bernie Sanders become candidates, Merkley told the Times he would "not …

Eva Longoria Speaks Out on the Family Separation Crisis After the Birth of Her Son

Days after giving birth to her first child, Eva Longoria is sharing her perspective as a new mom and speaking out against the current family separation crisis happening under President Trump’s administration at the US-Mexico border.<p>“Hello world! I introduce to you Santiago Enrique Bastón. Thank you …

Democrats Are Going to Make Family Separation a Big Issue in the Midterms

Public opinion was not on the side of Republican lawmakers this week. Two-thirds of Americans, and nearly 60 percent of Republicans, disapproved of …

VIRAL FLASHBACK: Nancy Pelosi On Immigrant Children Detained Under Obama

Once again, the House Democrats' outspoken leader's past statements have come back to haunt her. In some remarks from back in 2014 that have …

Could Alma Hernandez Become The First Mexican-American Jewish Lawmaker?

(JTA) — Less than one day after Alma Hernandez began a Jewish fundraiser for migrants on the southern border, she had an SUV full of food, diapers …

Strzok subpoena coming from House Judiciary 'very soon,' says committee member

The House Judiciary Committee will subpoena anti-Trump FBI agent Peter Strzok “very soon,” a committee member said Friday.<p>Speaking with HillTV, Rep. …