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Trump's New Asylum Rule Draws Sharp Criticism

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The administration says the directive is necessary in the face of a crush of new asylum applicants at the southern border and lack of Congressional action.“This administration is right to continue efforts to solve the border crisis with a new rule to return integrity to the asylum system.

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Epstein's Money Once Silenced Women. This Time Is Different

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Now that Epstein is facing new federal charges of sex trafficking minors, the women are helping prosecutors build their case.This week they started making their way to federal court in Manhattan, where two accusers faced Epstein directly for the first time in public.

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These Are the 4 Republicans Who Voted to Condemn Trump's Tweets

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Despite a lobbying effort by Trump and party leaders for a unified GOP front, four Republicans voted to condemn his remarks: moderate Reps.Underscoring the stakes, Republicans formally objected after Speaker Nancy Pelosi of California said during a floor speech that Trump's tweets were "racist.

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Fifth Wall Closes Largest Real Estate Venture Fund to Date

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“I think you’re seeing it categorically in the real estate industry—more owners are looking to identify technology-enabled real estate concepts that could grow their business,” Fifth Wall co-founder and managing partner Brendan Wallace told Fortune.“The largest real estate landlords on earth are recognizing, ‘We need to be aware of the disruption in our business.

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Record Voter Turnout Predicted for 2020 Election

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Researchers are predicting record numbers of voters for next year’s White House general election, and political organizations are figuring out what to do with this gift of information.While Democrats usually benefit from higher voter turnout, however, political experts are saying Republicans will likely see some advantage, too, this time around.

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2020 Presidential Candidates News: July 17, 2019

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“As it relates to private insurance, there will still be supplemental insurance, but yeah, transitioning into Medicare for All will at some point reduce the requirement for insurance because everyone will have access to health care,” she said.On one side are progressives such as Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders who embrace a Medicare for all system that would eliminate most private insurance.

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Tech Bosses Weigh the Costs and Challenges of A.I.: CEO Daily

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was a top topic at Fortune’s Brainstorm Tech in Aspen on Tuesday, with executives both highlighting the seismic opportunities and also identifying issues that are slowing its adoption.Creating a company culture that focuses on data is no simple task, but it’s critical to the success of the transformation.

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Meg Whitman's New Company Quibi Has a Special 'Superpower': The Broadsheet

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Leana Wen was forced out as president of Planned Parenthood, Emmy nominations are stacked with talent, and we hear from CEOs at Fortune’s Brainstorm Tech.Aspen has been awash in fleece vests and All Birds this week, thanks in large part to Fortune’s Brainstorm Tech conference, which rolls into its final day this morning.

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Boeing MAX Problems Put European Vacations in Jeopardy

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Key to keeping operating costs in check came down to a decision made long ago to fly only the Boeing 737 class of jets.Regulators around the world have forced Boeing to ground the737 MAX following two deadly air crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia.

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Why Real Estate-Focused Venture Firm Fifth Wall Just Raised $503 Million For A New Fund: Term Sheet

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Real estate-focused venture capital firm Fifth Wall has closed what it’s calling the largest real estate venture fund raised to date—having secured $503 million in commitments that it plans to invest in real estate technology, or “proptech,” companies.He reports that the new fund is more than double the size of the three-year-old venture capital firm’s first fund, which closed at $212 million in 2017.