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Michelle Obama’s ‘Becoming’ Book Tour Kicked Off In Chicago; Oprah Moderated Conversation

“Becoming” describes Obama’s upbringing on Chicago’s South Side and her transition to college at Princeton University. As she does in her book, she recounted Tuesday being raised in a family that struggled economically — but with parents who encouraged her to be successful.

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WH Proposes Caps On Student Loan Borrowing

Ivanka Trump, the daughter and adviser of President Donald Trump, unveiled the plan at a meeting of the National Council for the American Worker, an advisory group that Ivanka Trump helps lead.

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Teachers To March On State House For More Funding, Dems Choose Milwaukee For 2020 Convention

Thousands Of Teachers To March On State House For More Funding. MD Coast Guard Officer To Be Arraigned Today. Dems Choose Milwaukee For 2020 Convention.

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New Jersey Democratic Sen. Cory Booker Launches 2020 Bid

“I believe that we can build a country where no one is forgotten, no one is left behind; where parents can put food on the table; where there are good-paying jobs with good benefits in every neighborhood; where our criminal justice system keeps us safe, instead of shuffling more children into cages and coffins; where we see the faces of our leaders on television and feel pride, not shame,” Booker said in a video message to supporters, subtly jabbing at President Donald Trump.

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After the Federal Government Shutdown

When will all furloughed federal workers get paid? What are they still struggling with even after returning to work?

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NYC To Pay $3 Million To Settle Kalief Browder Lawsuit

“I believe this young man, his story, will save a lot of lives,” Jay Z told the Associated Press before the series aired. “What was done to him was a huge injustice and I think people will see his story and realize, man, this is going on.”

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IRS Recalls About 46,000 Workers To Handle Tax Returns

An IRS document detailing its new shutdown plan shows that 46,052 agency employees will be called back to work, of the total workforce of 80,265. It says the plan will take effect as soon as the Treasury Department issues an official notice.

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