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Sources: Iran threatens US Army base and top general
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Sources: Iran threatens US Army base and top general

By JAMES LAPORTA Associated Press Iran has made threats against Fort McNair, an Army base in the nation’s capital, and against the Army’s vice chief of staff, two senior U.S. intelligence officials said. They said communications intercepted by the National Security Agency in January showed that Iran’s Revolutionary Guard discussed mounting “USS Cole-style attacks” against...

Redistricting data may be ready a month early, in old format
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Redistricting data may be ready a month early, in old format

States under pressure to redraw congressional and legislature districts but facing a delay in the release of the needed data may be able to get the numbers in an outdated format in August, more than a month earlier than the planned date for their official release, a U.S. Census Bureau official said Thursday.

Child, teen border crossings are surging, straining US facilities
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Child, teen border crossings are surging, straining US facilities

It has put President Joe Biden in a difficult spot, blasted by Republicans for what they view as encouragement to illegal border crossers and by some Democrats over the prolonged detention of minors. It's also a challenge to his effort to overhaul the broader Trump policies that sought to curtail both legal and illegal immigration.