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Border Patrol tent facility in Texas evacuated by storm

A compound of tents to detain migrant children and families was evacuated for hours when struck by fierce winds in Texas’ Rio Grande Valley.
May 12, 2021, 10:21 PM

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Atlanta-based Chick-fil-A facing national shortages at meal time

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Bitcoin falls after Musk halts Tesla purchases with currency

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Suit challenges restaurant aid priority to women, minorities

A conservative legal outfit has filed suit against President Joe Biden’s administration for its prioritization of restaurants and bars owned by women and certain minorities in its COVID-19 relief package.
May 12, 2021, 7:49 PM
California governor proposes public school ‘transformation’

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California governor proposes public school ‘transformation’

California Gov. Gavin Newsom has proposed a “total transformation” of public schools in America’s largest state that would offer pre-kindergarten to all 4-year-olds, open up college savings accounts for low-income students and provide universal aftercare at schools in disadvantaged communities.
May 12, 2021, 7:13 PM

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Missouri lawmakers vote to collect online sales taxes

Missouri lawmakers are advancing bills that would require out-of-state online stores to collect sales taxes.
May 12, 2021, 7:07 PM

Weird News

Crash, arrest draw more scrutiny of Tesla Autopilot system

Federal safety regulators are sending a team to California to investigate a fatal freeway crash involving a Tesla, just after authorities near Oakland arrested a man in another Tesla rolling down a freeway with no one behind the steering wheel.
May 12, 2021, 6:44 PM

National & International

North Carolina lawmakers dash toward key bill deadline

The North Carolina legislature has plowed through dozens of bills on the way toward meeting its traditional parliamentary deadline that attempts to whittle down the proposals that could become law during the next two years.
May 12, 2021, 6:34 PM

National & International

Inflation is back. How high and how long will prices go up?