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Where ICE Already Has Direct Lines To Law-Enforcement Databases With Immigrant Data

NPR Top Stories - Fri, 05/12/2017 - 10:44

ICE documents show that for years, law enforcement agencies in hundreds of jurisdictions, including major sanctuary cities, have been feeding information into regional databases.

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Marines Release First-Ever Ad Spotlighting Woman In Combat Position

NPR Top Stories - Fri, 05/12/2017 - 10:33

The ad comes amid intense scrutiny over sexism within the Marine Corps, including a scandal over male Marines sharing nude photos of female Marines without the women's consent.

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4 Dead, Including Police Chief And Suspect, After Shooting At Ohio Nursing Home

NPR Top Stories - Fri, 05/12/2017 - 10:22

Chief Steven Eric Disario responded to a report of a man with a gun at the Pine Kirk nursing home Friday morning. Disario had been on the job for only three weeks.

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Inflatable Beds: Dangerous For Infants, Attractive To Cash-Strapped Parents

NPR Top Stories - Fri, 05/12/2017 - 09:47

Inflatable beds are increasingly popular, and their soft, impermeable surfaces, increase risk of sudden infant death. But they are often the only bed that a family can afford.

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Ransomware Attacks Ravage Computer Networks In Dozens Of Countries

NPR Top Stories - Fri, 05/12/2017 - 08:05

"We'll likely look back at this as a watershed moment," says Sen. Ben Sasse, as malware called Wana Decryptor is blamed for large-scale attacks around the world.

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Fake Medical News Can Now Be Fact-Checked In India

NPR Top Stories - Fri, 05/12/2017 - 07:58

Whatsapp is spreading bogus medical advice in India. A website called Check4Spam is debunking the claims.

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Trump Tweet Suggests His Conversations With Comey Might Have Been Recorded

NPR Top Stories - Fri, 05/12/2017 - 07:52

The president seemed to caution the ex-FBI director against leaks to the press, but Trump's spokesman wouldn't say if recordings exist. Four candidates will be interviewed for Comey's job on Saturday.

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