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  • Government shutdown looms as Senate remains divided

    WASHINGTON – (AP) — A bitterly divided Congress hurtled toward a government shutdown this weekend in a partisan stare-down over demands by Democrats for a solution on politically fraught legislation to protect about 700,000 younger immigrants from being deported. Democrats in the Senate have served notice they will filibuster...
  • Republicans search for votes to avoid shutdown

    (CNN)Republicans are trying to avoid a government shutdown just days ahead of the holidays, but passing a funding bill will require the party to go it alone in the House or risk overshadowing their biggest legislative accomplishment of the year. Just a day after passing their major tax overhaul...
  • Illegal Student Workers Uncovered In Foxconn’s iPhone X Factories

    A recent investigation by the Financial Times has uncovered evidence of high school students working long hours assembling the iPhone X in Chinese factories. The students are interning at Hon Hai Precision Industry, more commonly known as Foxconn, Apple’s largest contract manufacturer. Foxconn has brought a halt to the...
  • School Gets Shut Down When Student Fight Leads to Parents Feuding too!

    Authorities say a New York high school had to be placed on lockdown after a fight broke out among students and another brawl erupted when their parents arrived. Police tell the Poughkeepsie Journal that at least 10 officers were sent to Poughkeepsie High School just before noon Tuesday after...
  • Roach Infested Restaurant forced to shut its doors temporarily!

    State records show that La Palapa Hondurena was the only South Florida restaurant ordered shut by the state last week. The restaurant, located at 2699 Biscayne Blvd. in Miami, was ordered shut after records show a roach issue was found in the restaurant. Records also show that inspectors with the Florida Department...
  • Arizona radio station tells listeners how to ‘hide’ child porn

    The PSA tells people with child porn to store it on a specific type of computer hardware and “hide it where nobody will ever find it.” It goes on to give more details about how to avoid arrest, ending with: “A public service message from the CAVE 97.7 FM.”...