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How Trump Could Spend $1 Trillion to Fix America

As the White House prepares a massive infrastructure plan, experts weigh in on how they would spend that money to repair the country’s decrepit transportation and water systems.

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The Threat of Deportation Looms Large in California Farm Country

Hundreds of thousands of farmworkers without official papers have lived in the U.S. for more than a decade. They now worry that the American dream is slipping away.

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How Will We Slow the World's Exploding Population?

If we want to solve the population problem, we need to help moms and babies survive.