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The government shutdown: What we know now

The government shutdown: What we know now

CLOSE Republicans and Democrats showed no signs of ending their standoff over immigration and spending Saturday as Americans awoke to the first day of a federal government shutdown. (Jan. 20) AP Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., walks to the chamber on the first morning of a government shutdown Jan. ...

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African safaris are the perfect unique vacations to take in 2018

African safaris are the perfect unique vacations to take in 2018

CLOSE Even The Terminator gets scared! Arnold Schwarzenegger s a video of his close encounter with an elephant during an African safari. Keleigh Nealon (@keleighnealon) has the story. Buzz60 Dianne Newcomer(Photo: courtesy) In Swahili, the word safari means “long journey,” and I think it is a perfect way to describe ...

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Trump’s UK Visit Should Be Welcomed, Johnson Says in Telegraph

Trump's UK Visit Should Be Welcomed, Johnson Says in Telegraph

President Donald Trump should be welcomed to Britain because the nation’s relationship with the U.S. is crucial for security and gives the U.K. its “single most extraordinary economic relationship,” Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson wrote in the Sunday Telegraph. Trump “is the elected president of the world’s most powerful democracy” and ...

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Federal government shutdown? What shutdown?

Federal government shutdown? What shutdown?

CLOSE Lawmakers failed to pass a spending bill on Friday, sending the federal government into shutdown limbo. After the federal spending authority expired at midnight Saturday, federal workers deemed “non-essential” were furloughed, a temporary layoff. “Essential” federal workers are still on the job. Among others, airports, national mail service, national ...

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Number of international visitors to the USA declines

Number of international visitors to the USA declines

Passengers arrive through the US Customs gate at Logan International Airport in Boston. U.S. travel executives are trying to encourage more international visitors. (Photo: CJ GUNTHER, EPA-EFE) The number of international visitors to the USA has dipped precipitously in the past year, according to new figures by the U.S. Department of ...

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