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ACLU Asks SCOTUS To Delay Census Citizenship Question

(CNN) - The American Civil Liberties Union has asked the Supreme Court to wait until the fall to decide if it wants to allow the Trump administration to add a question about citizenship to the 2020 Census. The ACLU…

Report: Cereals Contaminated By Weed Killer

(CNN) - An environmental advocacy group says several popular breakfast foods have round-up in them. Cheerios and Nature Valley products are among the foods in the environmental working group's report cited as containing trace amounts of glyphosate. Some experts…

New 9/11 Victim Identified By Medical Examiner

(CNN) - Officials in New York identified another victim of from the 9/11 terror attacks Monday. The medical examiner's office is not releasing the victim's name, but say the remains recovered in 2013 belong to a man. DNA testing…

1st Woman To Command U.S. Army Infantry Division

(CNN) - One woman is making military history. Brigadier General Laura Yeager is becoming the first woman to lead an Infantry Division in the Army. She has served since 1986 and flew Black Hawk helicopter missions in Iraq. Yeager…

Study: Baby Boomers Haven't Taken Most From Social Security

(CNN) - It might be time to stop the blame game with baby boomers. You've probably heard before that baby boomers are stretching the Social Security system, but new research from the Center for Retirement research at Boston College…

Today In History: Secretariat Wins Triple Crown

(CNN) - 46 years ago Sunday, one of the greatest horses ever to race made history. It was June 9th 1973 when Secretariat claimed the triple crown, the first in 25 years. His record-breaking run in the Belmont stakes…

NOAA: May Was 2nd Wettest Month On Record

(CNN) - If it seems like there have been more floods and tornados than normal lately; there's a good reason for that. There have been, by a lot. According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, may was the…

Here's What Will Happen To Your iTunes Music/Movies

(CNN) - Apple is killing iTunes, but there's no need to worry about all the music you've collected and playlists you've made over the years. The company said this week it is phasing-out iTunes and replacing it with three…

Tissue Samples From Fiji Deaths En Route To CDC

(CNN) - U.S. authorities are moving forward in the investigation of two tourists who became sick and died in Fiji last month. The Centers for Disease Control confirmed Thursday that tissue samples are on the way to the Atlanta…

U.S. Marks 75th D-Day Anniversary

75 YEARS AGO TODAY --160,000 ALLIED TROOPS -- INCLUDING 73,000 AMERICANS -- LANDED ON THE FRENCH BEACHES OF NORMANDY, TO LAUNCH A TAKE BACK OF WESTERN EUROPE FROM HITLER'S NAZI GERMANY.    

Remembering D-Day: 75 Years Later

It's the 75th Anniversary of D-Day when Allied forces stormed the beaches of Normandy to fight off Nazi aggression to liberate France and ultimately Europe during World War II. The Greatest Generation's determination,…

Trump Admin Imposes New Cuba Travel Restrictions

(CNN) - The Trump administration is making it much harder for Americans to visit Cuba. The treasury announced new regulations on Tuesday that blocks Americans visiting the island through organized tour groups. That's the most common way U.S. citizens…

NASA Picks 3 Moon Landing Services For Artemis Program

(CNN) - NASA is not the only one going to the moon. It has given three companies the okay to head to space as well. The space agency has selected the companies to provide commercial moon landing services. They…

Atlantic Hurricane Season Starts

(CNN) - Hurricane season started this weekend. But experts say you don't have to batten down the hatches; at least, no more than normal. Government forecasters are predicting a "near normal" Atlantic hurricane season this year. That means nine…

Study: Airline Satisfaction At All-Time High

(CNN) - Would you say air travel is the best it's been in the past 15 years? A new study says so. JD Power and Associates released its North American airline satisfaction study Wednesday and it gives airlines their…

CBP Awards Contract For 3 Miles Of Border Wall

(CNN) - The first new miles of a border wall under the Trump administration are slated to begin construction in August. Customs and Border Protection awarded a $42.8 million contract Tuesday for the project. It will cover three miles…

Student Sentenced For Sneaking Into Mar-A-Lago

(CNN) - A Thanksgiving crasher at president Trump's resort in Florida has been sentenced to probation. Mark Slattery Lindblom entered the Mar-A-Lago resort through a tunnel a day after Thanksgiving last year. Court filings show he pleaded guilty to…

Oregon Schools Must Teach The Holocaust

(CNN) - Oregon schools will be required by law to teach about the Holocaust. Lawmakers in the state House of Representatives unanimously passed a bill Tuesday that would require schools to teach students about genocide and the atrocities committed…

TSA Collected Nearly $1M In Loose Change In 2018

(CNN) - Getting through airport security requires taking off shoes, emptying pockets, and removing metals, but that means passengers often forget something. Spare change seems to be left behind often. The Transportation Security Administration says, that adds up to…

House Republicans Block Disaster Bill Passage

(CNN) - Struggling communities here in the U.S. will have to wait longer for federal assistance. On Tuesday two House Republicans blocked a bill that would have allotted more than $19-billion for disaster relief. The money would help states…

CDC: 940 Cases Of Measles In 26 States

(CNN) - This year's measles outbreak is reaching levels not seen in 25-years. The CDC is reporting 940 confirmed-cases of measles in the U.S. so far this year. That's 60 more reported cases than last week. Officials say we…

Oklahoma State Reaches $85M Settlement In Opioid Epidemic

(CNN) - Oklahoma now has an $85-million settlement agreement with Teva Pharmaceuticals. Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter says the agreement is over Teva's role in fueling the state's opioid epidemic. The terms of the settlement agreement may take up…

El Chapo Wants Better Prison Conditions

(CNN) - An attorney for Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman earlier this month asked for better prison conditions for his client. Now the U.S. government has responded. Government attorneys say a judge should reject requests made by Guzman's legal team,…

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