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Under Proposed Bill Maryland Would Limit Cooperation With Feds On Immigration

In Maryland the American Civil Liberties Union is leading an effort to limit local police involvement in federal immigration enforcement.

Federal immigration detainer requests ask any state or local law agency to hold suspected undocumented immigrants for possible deportation by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. In a nee report, attorneys with the ACLU say this undermines public safety and wastes state taxpayer dollars.

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Jack Davis, Cartoonist Who Helped Found 'Mad' Magazine, Dies

Money from a job illustrating a Coca-Cola training manual became a springboard for Jack Davis to move from Georgia to New York.
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Cookie Dough Blues: How E. Coli Is Sneaking Into Our Forbidden Snack

Most people know not to eat raw cookie dough. But now it's serious: 46 people have now been sickened with E. coli-tainted flour. Here's how contamination might be occurring.
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The Politics Hour – LIVE from Slim's Diner!

This special edition of the Politics Hour is coming to you live from Slim's Diner from Petworth in Northwest D.C.

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Writing Data Onto Single Atoms, Scientists Store The Longest Text Yet

With atomic memory technology, little patterns of atoms can be arranged to represent English characters, fitting the content of more than a billion books onto the surface of a stamp.

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