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  • New York police disband unit that spied on Muslims

    New York police disband unit that spied on Muslims

    The New York Police Department says it has disbanded a special unit whose efforts to try to detect terror threats in Muslim communities through secret surveillance sparked outrage.
    A special New York Police Department unit that sparked controversy by tracking the daily lives of Muslims in an effort to detect terror threats has been disbanded, police officials said Tuesday.
  • Sen. Ted Cruz: Too early to worry about 2016

    Sen. Ted Cruz: Too early to worry about 2016

    Republican Sen. Ted Cruz says it's too early to be thinking about 2016 and that he's working right now to make sure his party regains control of the Senate this year.
    Republican Sen. Ted Cruz says it's too early to be thinking about 2016 and that he's working right now to make sure his party regains control of the Senate this year.
  • Democrats have outside money advantage - for now

    Democrats have outside money advantage - for now

    Deep-pocketed donors are turning over multimillion-dollar checks to political organizations for November's elections, and the sums raised by the national parties and their super PAC allies are already...
    Deep-pocketed donors are turning over multimillion-dollar checks to influence November's elections, and the sums raised by the national parties and their super PAC allies are already approaching the $1 billion mark,...
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  • 2 ships collide, cargo ship grounded in Virginia

    2 ships collide, cargo ship grounded in Virginia

    Two vessels collided in a main shipping channel and a 751-foot cargo ship ran aground in the lower Chesapeake Bay on Tuesday in high winds gusting up to 70 mph, the Coast Guard said.
    Two vessels collided in a main shipping channel and a 751-foot cargo ship ran aground in the lower Chesapeake Bay on Tuesday in high winds gusting up to 70 mph, the Coast Guard said.
  • Detroit strikes 2nd deal with its other retirees

    Detroit strikes 2nd deal with its other retirees

    The city of Detroit has reached a deal with retired police officers and firefighters that would preserve current pensions.
    The city of Detroit reached tentative agreements to preserve pensions for retired police office and firefighters but cut monthly payments for other former employees, key deals that could accelerate the largest public...
  • College Board provides a glimpse of new SAT

    College Board provides a glimpse of new SAT

    Anxious students - not to mention their parents - can get a heads-up for how the redesigned SAT might look in two years.
    Anxious students - not to mention their parents - can get a heads-up for how the redesigned SAT might look in two years.
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