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NPR: With One Move, Congress Could Lift Millions Of Children Out Of Poverty

The COVID-19 relief bill working its way through Congress is full of big ideas to help people. But there's one idea that's...

VOA: North Korea’s Kim Gets New Title in Symbolic Move at Congress

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was given a new title, “general secretary” of the ruling Workers' Party, a post held by...

CNN: Trump’s false election fraud claims face a dead end in Congress

President Donald Trump's desperate effort to subvert democracy and steal the election will hit a brick wall of truth and America's constitutional defenses when...

NPR: Congress Poised To Simplify FAFSA, And Help People In Prison Go To College

U.S. lawmakers have announced an agreement on a handful of higher education measures that would provide meaningful help to marginalized students, students...

AP: Biden adjusting agenda to reflect narrow divide in Congress

President-elect Joe Biden is adjusting the scope of his agenda to meet the challenges of governing with a narrowly divided Congress and the complications...

CNN: Congress’ Big Tech investigation finds companies wield ‘monopoly power’

A 16-month congressional investigation into Amazon, Apple, Google and Facebook has found that the tech giants hold "monopoly power" in key...

NPR: WATCH LIVE: Heads Of Amazon, Apple, Facebook And Google Testify On Big Tech’s Power

Updated at 3:59 p.m. ET Are Facebook, Google, Amazon and Apple "emperors of the online economy" that stifle competition...

CNN: The world’s most powerful tech CEOs are about to be grilled by Congress. Here’s what to expect

When Bill Gates went before Congress 22 years ago to respond to claims that Microsoft was unfairly muscling out its competition, he offered what's...

NPR: Congress Gave Colleges A $14 Billion Lifeline. Here’s Where It’s Going

College dorms are closed. Athletic events are canceled. Classes have moved online. Like so many sectors of the U.S. economy, higher education...

NPR: Congress Has Approved $3 Trillion For Coronavirus Relief So Far. Here’s A Breakdown

Congress has authorized roughly $3 trillion in coronavirus relief in four separate measures over the last two months. These bills attempt to...
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BBC: Ireland’s priceless treasure hidden by monks

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NPR: This group’s wiped out $6.7 billion in medical debt, and it’s just getting started

Soon after giving birth to a daughter two months premature, Terri Logan received a bill from the hospital. She recoiled from the...

Chancellor Jones named to Hope Chicago Board of Directors

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Illinois Chancellor Robert Jones has been named to the board of directors of Hope Chicago, a nonprofit organization seeking to...