Analysis

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Immigration Raids Can Rip Apart Communities

U.S. immigration agents raided an Ohio gardening company on June 5, arresting 114 suspected undocumented workers. This followed other large workplace raids, including a raid on a rural Tennessee meat-processing plant in April. The raids suggest the U.S. Dep...
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Rise in Interest Rates Could Be Short-Lived: CNBC Report

The Federal Reserve meets today and Wednesday and a published report suggests that the central bank could halt the rise of interest rates earlier than expected. Should that happen, analysts speculate, the economy's prolonged expansion could last longer than...
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Max Boot: Trump Ignores Real China Threats

Washington Post columnist Max Boot offers a multiple choice quiz for readers about President Trump and China. "What’s the biggest danger from China?" he asks in his June 6 column. And then he provides thr...
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Here’s How the Ford F-150 Became the King of Cars

In April, Ford announced that it will be phasing out nearly all of its passenger cars in the United States. If all goes according to plan, 90 percent of Ford’s portfolio in North America will be trucks, SUVs and commercial vehicles. Its F-150 – the most pop...
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