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Nationwide hunt for grandmother accused of two murders

Nationwide hunt for grandmother accused of two murdersDeputies believe Lois Reiss shot and killed her husband in late March. The 56-year-old then went on the run, driving off to southwest Florida — where investigators says she found her second victim.



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Gun rights activists rally at state capitols nationwide

Gun rights activists rally at state capitols nationwidePro-gun supporters wrapped in flags and carrying guns rallied at statehouses across the U.S.



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‘Town Hall for Our Lives’ brings gun control conversation to lawmakers nationwide

‘Town Hall for Our Lives’ brings gun control conversation to lawmakers nationwideJust two weeks after young people took to the streets for March for Our Lives, they held town halls with lawmakers in more than 100 cities across the country in an effort to push the gun control forward.



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Commemorating MLK 50 years later: Speeches, marches and reflection nationwide

Commemorating MLK 50 years later: Speeches, marches and reflection nationwideFifty years after the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated, the civil rights leader’s family and admirers were marking the anniversary of his death with marches, speeches and quiet reflection Wednesday. The commemorations stretched from his hometown of Atlanta to Memphis, where he died, and points beyond. The anniversary coincides with a resurgence of white supremacy, the continued shootings of unarmed black men and a parade of discouraging statistics on the lack of progress among black Americans on issues from housing to education to wealth.



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Immigration Agents Raid Nearly 100 7-Eleven Stores Nationwide In Show Of Force

Immigration Agents Raid Nearly 100 7-Eleven Stores Nationwide In Show Of ForceIn a dramatic crackdown, immigration agents arrived unannounced at nearly 100 7-Eleven stores across the country before dawn Wednesday, interviewing employees and managers, serving audit notices and arresting 21 workers.



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China to expand corruption supervision pilot scheme nationwide: Xinhua

China to expand corruption supervision pilot scheme nationwide: XinhuaChina will expand a pilot project for anti-graft supervision reforms nationwide next year that will consolidate existing corruption agencies, state-run news agency Xinhua reported, as President Xi Jinping expands his signature policy drive. Xinhua said in a report published late on Saturday China’s top legislature adopted a decision calling for new supervisory commissions to be set up by the People’s Congresses at provincial, city and county-levels to “supervise those exercising public power”. Xi’s signature anti-graft drive has jailed or otherwise punished nearly 1.4 million Communist Party members since 2012.



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FBI Rescues More Than 80 Children In Nationwide Human Trafficking Sting

FBI Rescues More Than 80 Children In Nationwide Human Trafficking StingThe FBI, along with the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children, recovered 84 children and arrested 120 suspected traffickers as part of a nationwide initiative to clamp down on the sex trafficking of minors.



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The Latest: Venezuela opposition urges nationwide protest

The Latest: Venezuela opposition urges nationwide protestCARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The latest on Venezuela's political confrontation (all times local):



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Booker Seeks Nation-wide Pot Legalization

Booker Seeks Nation-wide Pot LegalizationSenator Cory Booker talks with Joy-Ann Reid about the injustice of unequal marijuana law enforcement and the facts learned so far about the benefits of legalization in states that have done so, leading him to propose national legalization.



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As Stores Close Nationwide, Summer Retail Jobs for Teens Dry Up

As Stores Close Nationwide, Summer Retail Jobs for Teens Dry UpThat summer job at the mall may be a thing of the past as the industry has been hit with massive losses this year. Many of those jobs are now in warehouses, in shipping and handling.



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