DC Mayor Muriel Bowser says District's parade cost estimates lower than Trump's claims

  1. DC Mayor Muriel Bowser says District’s parade cost estimates lower than Trump’s claims  USA TODAY
  2. Trump Blames Washington, DC, Officials for Military Parade Cancellation  Wall Street Journal
  3. Trump Cancels Military Parade, Blaming Washington Officials for Inflating Costs  New York Times
  4. Initial cost for Trump military parade comes in at $12 million, DoD says  Military Times
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Kentucky School District Awarded More Than $138,000 for Recovery Efforts Following School Shooting

Washington—U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced today that Marshall County School District (MCSD) in Kentucky has been awarded a Project School Emergency Response to Violence (SERV) grant totaling $138,213. This grant will support the ongoing recovery efforts following the Jan. 23, 2018 shooting at Marshall County High School (MCHS) that took the lives of two students and injured 15 others.
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NYC explosion: Major steam pipe leak engulfs Flatiron district in smoke causing traffic chaos

NYC explosion: Major steam pipe leak engulfs Flatiron district in smoke causing traffic chaosA number of high pressure steam pipes have exploded in Manhattan’s Flatiron District, blasting a whole through the asphalt of Fifth Avenue. The New York Fire Department has closed a number of roads in Manhattan’s Flatiron District, causing disruption to many peoples’ morning commutes. Crews are working to isolate the steam rupture by closing valves in the area.


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Amid video fallout, Cook County Forest Preserve District reveals fatal crash involving worker and government truck

  1. Amid video fallout, Cook County Forest Preserve District reveals fatal crash involving worker and government truck  Chicago Tribune
  2. Video Of Man Harassing Woman Over Puerto Rican Flag Shirt Prompts Investigation  NPR
  3. Puerto Rico Gov. Demands Officer Be Fired for Not Stopping Harassment of Woman Wearing Puerto Rican Flag Shirt  Slate Magazine
  4. Man who harangued woman for Puerto Rico shirt—and cop who stood by—identified  Chicago Sun-Times
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