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the fbi lab specializes in visual evidence and facial identification tying thousands of defendants to crime pi
The FBI Lab specializes in visual evidence and facial identification, tying thousands of defendants to crime pictures over the years.

Turns out, much of the legal foundation for the unit’s work is rooted in this 22-year-old comparison of jeans.
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a black man was shot dead by a white officer in weirton wv then the department did something almost unheard of
A black man was shot dead by a white officer in Weirton, WV.

Then, the department did something almost unheard-of in America’s long and troubled history of police shootings: They fired an officer.

But not the one you might expect.
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ivanka trump gave false sales figures for projects in mexicos baja california panama city panama toronto and n
Ivanka Trump gave false sales figures for projects in:
📍Mexico’s Baja California
📍Panama City, Panama
📍Toronto
📍and New York
These statements weren’t just Trump hype — they were misleading potential buyers.

From 2018:
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in 2017 people who claimed the earned income tax credit were audited at 2x the rate of those who make between
In 2017, people who claimed the “earned income tax credit” were audited at 2x the rate of those who make between $200k-$500k.

Also: those who claim it typically made $20,000 a year or less.

From 2018:
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under a six lane span of freeway leading into downtown baltimore sit what may be the most valuable parking spa
Under a six-lane span of freeway leading into downtown Baltimore sit what may be the most valuable parking spaces in America.
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a mapping error by the treasury department allowed port covington to qualify as an opportunity zone
A mapping error by the Treasury Department allowed Port Covington to qualify as an opportunity zone.
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opportunity zones are meant to spur new investment in poor areas but under armours kevin plank is getting a ta
Opportunity zones are meant to spur new investment in poor areas. But Under Armour’s Kevin Plank is getting a tax break for investments that are not new and not in a poor tract. And Plank’s area was picked over neighborhoods that are actually poor.
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new opportunity zones are meant to spur new investment in poor areas but under armours kevin plank is getting
New: Opportunity zones are meant to spur new investment in poor areas. But Under Armour’s Kevin Plank is getting a tax break for investments that are not new and not in a poor tract. And Plank’s area was picked over neighborhoods that are actually poor.
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our documentary unprotected was just named best news documentary in the small digital news organization divisi
Our documentary Unprotected was just named best News Documentary in the Small Digital News Organization division of the Edward R. Murrow Awards.

Watch it here:
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although only 7 of students go to charter schools sent almost 40 of its 6736 teachers to them in 2018 up from
Although only 7% of students go to charter schools, @TeachForAmerica sent almost 40% of its 6,736 teachers to them in 2018 — up from 34% in 2015 and 13% in 2008.

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the presidential seal being sold on mugs at trump tower breaths its illegal to use the seal for commercial pur
The presidential seal being sold on mugs at Trump Tower.

[breaths]

It’s illegal to use the seal for commercial purposes.
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new propublica has obtained audio from inside a us customs and border protection facility in which children ca
New: ProPublica has obtained audio from inside a U.S. Customs and Border Protection facility, in which children can be heard wailing.

Border Patrol agent jokes, “We have an orchestra here.”
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1 so seanspicer just called us a left wing blog since were actually in the biz of facts we figured wed respond
1/ So @seanspicer just called us a “left-wing blog.” Since we’re actually in the biz of facts, we figured we’d respond w/ a few...
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1 we obtained police reports and call logs from more than two thirds of the shelters housing immigrant childre
1/ We obtained police reports and call logs from more than two-thirds of the shelters housing immigrant children. In the following tweets, we’ll share some of the most disturbing records we found.
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a daca recipient died trying to rescue people in harvey border agents refuse to let his mom into us to bury hi
A DACA recipient died trying to rescue people in Harvey

Border agents refuse to let his mom into U.S. to bury him

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trump said he s resigned from his businesses we checked he hasn t
Trump said he's resigned from his businesses.

We checked.

He hasn't.

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btw this is the story that caused trolls to attack our emails it s a good story you should share it
Btw, this is the story that caused trolls to attack our emails.

It's a good story. You should share it.

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trump s voter fraud commission members are using private emails to conduct govt work it violates federal law
Trump's voter fraud commission members are using private emails to conduct govt. work.

It violates federal law.
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yep we got attacked for doing our jobs nope it s not stopping us
Yep, we got attacked for doing our jobs.

Nope, it's not stopping us.

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one corner where trump is finding support for his response to charlottesville pro russian bots
One corner where Trump is finding support for his response to Charlottesville?

Pro-Russian bots.
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