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Tech companies say Trump is ‘freaking people out’ with scrutiny of H-1B visas
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Tech companies say Trump is ‘freaking people out’ with scrutiny of H-1B visas

The Trump administration is bringing a new level of scrutiny to a temporary work visa popular among technology firms, costing employers more time and money as they seek to bring foreign workers to the United States. From January to August 2017, the U.S. Cit...
Fresh blood means ratings for media sharks
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Fresh blood means ratings for media sharks

Never before has such an unspeakable American tragedy been so quickly and shamelessly politicized for petty partisan gain. The dead were not even buried from the Florida school shooting before the partisan hacks and jackals in the press showed up. With glow...
CPAC: Trump points to McCain for health care failure
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CPAC: Trump points to McCain for health care failure

President Donald Trump is blaming ailing Republican Sen. John McCain for impeding efforts to repeal "Obamacare" in a speech in front of conservative activists. But he's refusing to mention the cancer-stricken senator by name. Trump tells the crowd, "I do...
Transgender movement rejected by growing body of research
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Transgender movement rejected by growing body of research

Is Caitlyn Jenner a woman? A growing body of research from scientists, philosophers and feminists says no. The latest contribution to the debate is "When Harry Became Sally," a just-released book by Heritage Foundation senior research fellow Ryan T. Anderso...
Marine Corps again lowers requirements for Infantry Officer Course
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Marine Corps again lowers requirements for Infantry Officer Course

The Marine Corps is on the defensive for a second time this month over changes to its famous Infantry Officer Course (IOC). Military communities were abuzz in early February when officials confirmed that successfully completing the Combat Endurance Test (CE...
Minnesota school districts turn to building design for security
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Minnesota school districts turn to building design for security

Specialized glass to slow down a shooter. Panic buzzers. Electronic locks and high tech cameras. Enhanced security features have become an urgent priority for Minnesota schools coping with the ongoing threat of mass shootings in their buildings. Just yes...
Treasury announces ‘largest-ever’ sanctions against North Korea
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Treasury announces ‘largest-ever’ sanctions against North Korea

(UPI) -- The U.S. Treasury on Friday announced the largest North Korean-related sanctions to date aimed at disrupting the regime's shipping and trading companies. The sanctions by the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control target one individual, 27 ent...
Major bank halts NRA credit card, car rental firm ends discount
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Major bank halts NRA credit card, car rental firm ends discount

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The nation's largest privately-owned bank holding company and a major car rental chain said Thursday they will stop promotions aimed at National Rifle Association members. The Nebraska-based First National Bank of Omaha will not renew i...
School security officer waited outside as shooter killed students
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School security officer waited outside as shooter killed students

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla . - The armed officer on duty at the Florida school where a shooter killed 17 people never went inside to engage the gunman and has been placed under investigation, officials announced Thursday. The Valentine's Day shooting at Marjory S...
Trump threatens to pull ICE, leave ‘sanctuary state’ of California on its own
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Trump threatens to pull ICE, leave ‘sanctuary state’ of California on its own

President Trump voiced frustration Thursday with California's status as a statewide sanctuary for illegal immigrants, including gang members, and said he's considering pulling federal immigration enforcement agents out of the state as a response. "If we eve...