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Record surge of children crossing U.S. border poses big test for President Biden

You've likely seen heart-wrenching coverage of migrant youngsters streaming across the Mexican border into Texas, Arizona, New Mexico and California. Now wrap your brain around these astonishing numbers: In March, the U.S. government picked up n...

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Ash fell like snow on Caribbean island after eruptions


There has been another "explosive event" at a volcano on the Caribbean island of St Vincent, with power outages and water supplies cut off. The La Soufrière volcano first erupted on Friday, blanketing the island in a layer of ash and forcing some 16,...

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This week's word in the news: EXCESSIVE

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Going beyond the usual, necessary, or proper limit or degree; characterized by excess.

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Officers who use excessive force will face additional criminal penalties, including up to 10 years in prison.
The Baltimore Sun -- 04/12/2021

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