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New DHS intelligence effort aims to better monitor and prepare for migrant surges

New DHS intelligence effort aims to better monitor and prepare for migrant surges

The Department of Homeland Security is setting up a new intelligence gathering and law enforcement unit to monitor the movement of migrants journeying to the US southern border after being caught by surprise last month when thousands of people arrived in Del Rio, Texas. The initiative is aimed at improving the department’s operational ability to…MORE

More proof that America is returning to normal: Concerts are back

More proof that America is returning to normal: Concerts are back

Music superstars BTS and Harry Styles are hitting the road this fall, while The Weeknd and Billie Eilish have concerts planned for 2022. Live music is back — and that’s great news for Live Nation. Shares of Live Nation, a concert promoter, venue operator and the owner of Ticketmaster, are up nearly 40% this year…MORE

Harris to campaign for McAuliffe this week in diverse Virginia county

Harris to campaign for McAuliffe this week in diverse Virginia county

Vice President Kamala Harris will campaign for Virginia gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe on Thursday, according to a source familiar with the plans. Harris will headline an evening rally on Thursday in Prince William County, the most diverse county in the commonwealth, according to the 2020 census. Democrats in Virginia are hopeful that the vice president…MORE

France and Bayern Munich defender Lucas Hernández given deadline to enter prison
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France and Bayern Munich defender Lucas Hernández given deadline to enter prison

France and FC Bayern Munich defender Lucas Hernández has until October 28 to voluntarily enter prison after breaking a restraining order in 2017. The 25-year-old was sentenced to six months in prison by a Madrid court last week for breaking a restraining order following a 2017 conviction of domestic violence against his then-girlfriend and now…MORE

Read: DOJ filing to Supreme Court to block Texas abortion law

Read: DOJ filing to Supreme Court to block Texas abortion law

The Department of Justice formally asked the Supreme Court Monday to step in and block a controversial Texas law that bars most abortions after six weeks of pregnancy while legal challenges play out. Read the filing here: The-CNN-Wire™ & © 2021 Cable News Network, Inc., a WarnerMedia Company. All rights reserved.MORE

America’s factories were hurt by shortages of workers and supplies last month
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America’s factories were hurt by shortages of workers and supplies last month

September was no easy month for America’s factories. They struggled with shortages of materials and qualified workers plus the aftermath of Hurricane Ida, which battered the US gulf coast at the end of August. US industrial production fell 1.3% last month, according to data collected by the Federal Reserve, which was a disappointment as economists…MORE

Justice Department asks Supreme Court to block Texas’ 6-week abortion ban
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Justice Department asks Supreme Court to block Texas’ 6-week abortion ban

The Justice Department formally asked the Supreme Court Monday to step in and block a controversial Texas law that bars most abortions after six weeks of pregnancy while legal challenges play out. The law is “clearly unconstitutional” and allowing it to remain in effect would “perpetuate the ongoing irreparable injury to thousands of Texas women…MORE

Man arrested for raping a woman on a SEPTA train while other riders failed to intervene, authorities say
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Man arrested for raping a woman on a SEPTA train while other riders failed to intervene, authorities say

A man was arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a woman on a SEPTA train in Philadelphia last week, even as a number of witnesses failed to stop the incident or call police, authorities said. The alleged rape occurred on SEPTA’s Market-Frankford Line last Wednesday night and was a “horrendous criminal act,” SEPTA said in a…MORE

Biden mourns loss of Colin Powell: ‘He will be remembered as one of our great Americans’
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Biden mourns loss of Colin Powell: ‘He will be remembered as one of our great Americans’

President Joe Biden on Monday mourned the loss of Colin Powell, describing him as a “dear friend” and a dedicated public servant who broke barriers as the first Black US secretary of state. “Colin Powell was a good man,” Biden said in a statement. “He will be remembered as one of our great Americans.” “Colin…MORE

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