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Miami Herald | Tribune News Service | Getty Images Ji Hyun came to the United States from South Korea to pursue her dream of becoming an intensive care unit nurse.  Now, she is one of many international students whose job prospects and legal immigration status are threatened by monthslong processing delays in U.S. Citizenship and
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U.S. Treasury yields dipped early on Wednesday, but remained near multi-month highs, amid concerns about possible rising inflation. The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note fell to 1.287% at 3:50 a.m. ET, while the yield on the 30-year Treasury bond slipped to 2.059%. Yields move inversely to prices. Data for retail sales in the
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Elizabeth Holmes, founder and former CEO of Theranos, arrives for motion hearing on Monday, November 4, 2019, at the U.S. District Court House inside Robert F. Peckham Federal Building in San Jose, California. Yichuan Cao | NurPhoto | Getty Images Elizabeth Holmes’ attorneys strongly pushed back against the government’s attempts to detail her extravagant lifestyle
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A deadly winter storm pummeling the country’s south and mid-section left millions without power in Texas early Tuesday and spawned a possible tornado that killed three in North Carolina. The possible tornado in North Carolina’s Brunswick County left at least three people dead and injured 10, Brunswick County Emergency Services said. The suspected tornado hit Brunswick
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WASHINGTON – Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin will meet with members of the world’s most powerful military alliance on Wednesday for the first time since joining the Biden administration. NATO meets Wednesday and Thursday to discuss an array of challenges facing the 30-member group. The virtual meetings will be a glimpse into President Joe Biden’s
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Dr. Rochelle Walensky, U.S. President-elect Joe Biden’s appointee to run the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), listens as Biden announces nominees and appointees to serve on his health and coronavirus response teams during a news conference at his transition headquarters in Wilmington, Delaware, December 8, 2020. Kevin Lamarque | Reuters Dr. Rochelle
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Minutes after voting “not guilty” in Donald Trump’s impeachment trial, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said the former president is clearly to blame for the deadly Capitol riot. “There’s no question” that Trump “is practically and morally responsible for provoking the events of the day,” McConnell said just after the Senate acquitted Trump of
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Reopening indoor dining is “an extraordinarily reckless and premature decision” as new, more infectious variants of the coronavirus spread in the U.S., virologist Angela Rasmussen told CNBC Friday. Indoor dining resumed at a limited capacity in New York and Portland, Oregon, on Friday. “While I appreciate the economic importance of opening businesses back up and
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A crowd of tourists seen outside of Floridita, a historic fish restaurant and cocktail bar, famous for having been one of the favorite hangouts of Ernest Hemingway in Havana.  Artur Widak | NurPhoto | Getty Images WASHINGTON – The State Department said Thursday that while it investigates mysterious neurological symptoms reported by American diplomats in
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Larry Flynt Announces His Official Run For California Governor’s Recall Election at LFP Headquarters in Los Angeles, August 4, 2003. Steve Grayson | WireImage | Getty Images Larry Flynt, the controversial publisher who founded “Hustler” magazine, has died at the age of 78. His daughter Theresa Flynt confirmed to NBC News that she was with
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Outside the Ramsey County Law Enforcement Center on June 20, 2020 in St. Paul, Minnesota. Stephen Maturen | Getty Images Eight minority correctional officers at a Minnesota county jail filed a racial discrimination lawsuit claiming they were barred from guarding the former Minneapolis police officer charged in George Floyd’s death. The suit, filed Tuesday in state
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Chuck Robbins, chief executive officer of Cisco Technologies Inc., speaks during a panel session at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland, on Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017. World leaders, influential executives, bankers and policy makers attend the 47th annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos from Jan. 17 – 20. Jason Alden
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