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foxnews.com — Two groups of Central American migrants marched to the U.S. Consulate in Tijuana on Tuesday with a list of demands, with one group delivering an ultimatum to the Trump administration: either let them in the U.S. or pay them $50,000 each to go home, a report said. Among other demands were that depor…
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slate.com — Minneapolis will become the first major U.S. city to end single-family home zoning, a policy that has done as much as any to entrench segregation, high housing costs, and sprawl as the American urban paradigm over the past century. On Friday, the City Council passed Minneapolis 2040, a comprehensiv…
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stuff.co.nz — If Christmas travel chaos does your head in, best not look at this timelapse map of the flights set to take to the skies this festive season.  Nearly 70 million people around the world will catch nearly half a million flights between December 21 and 25, according to the map, created by the UK's Buy…
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clickondetroit.com — Recreational marijuana will become legal before the end of the year in the state of Michigan after voters approved a proposal in the November election. The Board of State Canvassers met on Monday and certified the election, meaning recreational weed will become legal in Michigan on Dec. 6, 2018, a…
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thisisinsider.com — A magnitude 7.0 earthquake hit Anchorage, Alaska, on Friday. Social-media images and videos show destroyed roads and schools being evacuated. Images and videos on social media show destroyed roads, schools being evacuated, and items falling off shelves in stores. Authorities have instructed plan…
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usatoday.com — George H.W. Bush, the 41st President of the United States, has died at 94 years old. Bush bristled at the term "dynasty," but his family defined the term. Full Article >>
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localnews8.com — Lights twinkle, skaters glide across the ice and the scent of pine fills the air. It's a "White Christmas" moment until reality interrupts with the screech of taxi horns and a rambunctious crowd muscling in for photo-ops in front of the most famous Christmas tree in the USA. This is Rockefeller Ce…
30.11.2018 0 comments From Alex
techcrunch.com — Starting Monday, businesses in Ohio will be able to pay their taxes in bitcoin — making the state that’s high in the middle and round on both ends the first in the nation to accept cryptocurrency officially. Companies who want to take part in the program simply need to go to OhioCrypto.com and regi…
26.11.2018 0 comments From Alex
foxnews.com — More evidence has emerged of a mysterious network of tunnels beneath the historic neighborhood of Ybor City in Tampa, Fla. Earlier this week, architect Gerry Curts was on site showing pictures and offering descriptions of one of the tunnels, Fox 13 reported. He said that a new opening to the tunnel…
24.11.2018 0 comments From Alex
newyorker.com — With wildfires, heat waves, and rising sea levels, large tracts of the earth are at risk of becoming uninhabitable, but the fossil-fuel industry continues its assault on the facts, Bill McKibben writes. Thirty years ago, this magazine published “The End of Nature,” a long article about what we then…
17.11.2018 0 comments From Alex