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Trump visits South Dakota's Black Hills, Mt. Rushmore today; nearby tribal leaders object, citing concerns over COVID-19 and a fireworks display. Plus, voter registration numbers are down from this time in 2016.

Archive: January 25, 2012

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SANTA FE, N.M. - The recently released 2011 Kids Count Data Book shows disappointing numbers concerning children's well-being. Rates of children living in poverty have increased from 25 percent to 29 percent in three years, says Christine Hollis, New Mexico Kids Count director. How this affects the ...Read More

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Next week is the deadline to enroll in Florida's Prepaid College Program savings plans, which allow parents to lock in today's tuition rates years in advance of their children going off to college and start saving for it. Florida's plan is one of seven nationwide that is backed ...Read More

ST. PAUL, Minn. - January is National Birth Defects Prevention Month, and this year features a special focus on congenital heart defects. Those are the most common type, according to Kristin Oehlke, supervisor of the Minnesota Department of Health's birth-defects monitoring and analysis program. " ...Read More

NEW YORK - Levels of mercury in New York's birds and bats are at dangerously high levels, a new study has found. The problem is widespread in the Northeast, it says, and especially severe in upstate communities which have had problems with acid rain. Most people think of mercury contamination as af ...Read More

FREDERICK, Md. - Marylanders can talk to an attorney for free on Thursday in Frederick - no charge, no registration and no strings attached - and a packed house is expected. Katie Cox, a Maryland Legal Aid paralegal who is coordinating the event, says demand for help is often a reflection of the ec ...Read More

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