The coordinated blasts ripped through three churches in the cities of Colombo, Negombo and Batticaloa at approximately 8:45 a.m. as worshipers gathered on Easter.
The United States spends hundreds of millions of dollars each year on such programs.
Most election strategists expect to focus far less on the president’s behavior. But House Democrats plan to take on the task of trying to distill and publicize the most alarming parts of the Russia investigation.
The administration’s controversial plan to include a citizenship question on the 2020 form could affect the size of each state’s congressional delegation and how federal aid is distributed.
For the first time in decades, U.S. politicians and members of the business elite are debating whether American-style capitalism has a future.
Polls show comedian Volodymyr Zelensky with a big lead over President Petro Poroshenko.
Like President Trump, the independent senator seems fixated on the last campaign, caught between pleasing his most enthusiastic backers and expanding his reach.
Federal officials issued guidance clarifying that working with or using marijuana could be grounds for losing the chance for citizenship.
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The prison debate team has become a powerful symbol of personal redemption and penal reform. Friday’s competition came amid growing momentum for prison education.
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