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Growth appears to be sputtering, home sales are tumbling and economists warn of a potential recession ahead. But consumers are still spending, businesses keep posting profits and the economy keeps adding jobs

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The Respect for Marriage Act was rushed to the House floor in an election year where polling shows a majority of Americans favor preserving rights to marry, regardless of sex, gender, ect., a long-building shift in modern mores toward inclusion.

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The building was a safe haven for Black children and adults.

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Romay Davis will be recognized for her service at Montgomery City Hall. Following President Joe Biden's decision to sign a bill authorizing the Congressional Gold Medal for the unit, nicknamed the “Six Triple Eight.”

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Hosted by Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.), the June 27 hearing also will seek steps Congress can take to hold manufacturers accountable.

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The U.S. has the largest number of surveillance cameras per person in the world.

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The story ran 50 years ago, on July 25, 1972, a Tuesday. It was a harrowing tale.

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Syphilis, a highly contagious infection spread by sexual contact, can cause if untreated, bone and dental deformations, deafness, blindness, heart disease and central nervous system deterioration.

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A destructive wildfire near Yosemite National Park that was burning out of control Sunday through tinder-dry forest land has grown into one of California's biggest blazes of the year, forcing thousands of residents to flee remote mountain communities

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Through eight hearings over six weeks, the House Jan. 6 committee has disclosed stunning evidence about the Capitol insurrection, laying out in vivid detail what it calls an “attempted coup” by former President Trump as he desperately sought to overturn Democrat Joe Biden's victory in the 2020 election

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