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APNewsBreak: Army expelled 500 immigrant recruits in 1 year

Over the course of 12 months, the U.S. Army discharged more than 500 immigrant enlistees who were recruited across the globe for their language or medical skills and promised a fast track to citizenship in exchange for their service, The Associated Press has found. The decade-old Military Accessions Vital to the National Interest recruiting program … Continue reading APNewsBreak: Army expelled 500 immigrant recruits in 1 year

RIO DE JANEIRO | Burned National Museum in Rio had relics from around world

RIO DE JANEIRO  — Brazil’s National Museum in Rio de Janeiro, which suffered a massive fire late Sunday, boasted the largest archive of historical artifacts and documents in Latin America, some 20 million pieces from around the globe. Museum officials say it’s too soon to say what had been lost or spared, as firefighters were … Continue reading RIO DE JANEIRO | Burned National Museum in Rio had relics from around world

BOSTON | Man charged with threats to Globe over Trump editorials

BOSTON — Federal prosecutors say a California man has been charged with threatening to kill Boston Globe employees over a Globe-coordinated series of newspaper editorials condemning President Donald Trump’s suggestion that journalists are the enemy. Prosecutors said Thursday that 68-year-old Robert Chain, of Encino, made more than a dozen threatening phone calls to the Globe’s … Continue reading BOSTON | Man charged with threats to Globe over Trump editorials