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Man is charged with smuggling in crash that killed 13 migrants in California

The victims were riding in an SUV that was transporting 25 people when it crashed into a tractor-trailer just after sunrise March 2 on the outskirts of Holtville, California,

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Two ex-deputies face manslaughter charges in black man’s death in Texas

The indictments of the former deputies brought the number of people charged in connection with Ambler’s death to four

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The Senate’s ‘talking filibuster’ might Rise again

Some Democrats have called for abolishing the filibuster, a procedural tactic that essentially makes it impossible to pass legislation without a 60-vote supermajority

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Holidays in a pandemic? Here’s what happened in 1918

That pandemic, like the coronavirus today, seemed to roll across the United States in waves. The winter holidays in 1918 were marked by grievous loss. They came during a relative lull after the…

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