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Sealaska planning significant investments in Southeast

Sealaska planning significant investments in SoutheastNew Sealaska CEO Anthony Mallott says investing locally is part of the regional Native corporation’s strategy for reversing recent losses.

With No Plan From Congress, Homeland Security Improvises

With No Plan From Congress, Homeland Security ImprovisesCongress left Washington without agreeing on a funding plan for the unaccompanied minors coming over the Southern U.S. border, so the Obama administration's Department of Homeland Security is creating one on its own.

House Cancels Vote On $659 Million Border Security Bill

House Cancels Vote On $659 Million Border Security BillHouse GOP leaders pulled the plug on a $659 million bill to deal with the influx of tens of thousands of unaccompanied minors entering the U.S. from Central America.

House Votes To OK Lawsuit Against Obama

House Votes To OK Lawsuit Against ObamaThe House voted Wednesday to authorize a lawsuit against President Obama, claiming that he has overstepped the limits of his executive authority.

Senate Approves $8 Billion Transportation Package

Senate Approves $8 Billion Transportation PackageThe Senate approved a bill Tuesday that would keep transportation dollars flowing until December. But it has not yet solved the problem of how to avoid any disruption in highway spending.

Bill Allowing Americans To Unlock Cellphones Passes House, Heads To Obama

Bill Allowing Americans To Unlock Cellphones Passes House, Heads To ObamaApproving a bill that has already passed the Senate, the House of Representatives has given its consent to legislation that lets U.S. consumers "unlock" their cellphones, rather than having them remain linked to specific service providers.

U.S. Appeals Court Deals Blow To Obama’s Health Law

U.S. Appeals Court Deals Blow To Obama’s Health LawA U.S. appeals court on Tuesday dealt a significant blow to the Affordable Care Act, when it threw out an IRS regulation that governs subsidies.

FedEx Charged With Shipping Drugs For Illegal Online Pharmacies

FedEx Charged With Shipping Drugs For Illegal Online PharmaciesA federal grand jury has indicted FedEx on charges of assisting illegal pharmacies. Prosecutors say the shipping company knowingly distributed controlled substances.

Plan To Make 6 States Out Of California May Head To Ballot

Plan To Make 6 States Out Of California May Head To BallotBackers of a plan to cut California into six states say they now have enough signatures from supporters to get their proposal on a general-election ballot in the state.

Signs Emerge Of A Compromise On Obama’s $3.7B Immmigration Request

Signs Emerge Of A Compromise On Obama’s $3.7B Immmigration RequestA compromise appears to be emerging between Congress and the White House that would lead to the swift deportation of thousands of minors from Central America who have illegally crossed the border into the U.S.
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