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ICE Detains Polish Doctor Who Lived in US For 40 Years

Family, friends, and colleagues said they were heartbroken after a doctor in Kalamazoo, Michigan, was arrested four days ago by agents from Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) on Jan. 16, according to CBS News. Lukasz Niec, 43, is a doctor at Bronson HealthCare who came from Poland to the U.S. as a child and is currently being detained in Calhoun ...

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Rare 9-Inch Snowfall Disrupts Transit In Tokyo

The Japanese capital of Tokyo on Tuesday dug out from more than 20 centimeters (8 inches) of snow that had snarled traffic, trapping cars on bridges and in tunnels, although transport delays remained around the metropolis. The snow that began on Monday morning tapered off early on Tuesday after dumping some 23 centimeters (9 inches) on a city that rarely ...

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George W. Bush Reverses His Unfavorability Rating

George W. Bush has turned his unpopularity upside down, CNN reports. Six in 10 Americans, 61 percent, say they now have a favorable view of the 43rd President of the United States in the latest CNN poll conducted by SSRS, nearly double the 33 percent who gave him a favorable mark when he left the White House in January 2009. ...

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Vermont Becomes Ninth State To Legalize Recreational Marijuana

Vermont made history on Monday in becoming the third state in the Northeast and ninth in the United States to legalize recreational marijuana when Republican Governor Phil Scott signed the bill that the legislature passed earlier in January, according to Reuters. The law now allows for legal possession of up to 1 ounce of the drug, two mature plants, and ...

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Vermont Becomes Ninth State To Legalize Recreational Marijuana

Vermont made history on Monday in becoming the third state in the Northeast and ninth in the United States to legalize recreational marijuana when Republican Governor Phil Scott signed the bill that the legislature passed earlier in January, according to Reuters. The law now allows for legal possession of up to 1 ounce of the drug, two mature plants, and ...

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Report: No More Deaths Volunteer Arrested After Border Agents Seen Dumping Water

Several hours after Border Patrol agents were videotaped kicking over water bottles left for immigrants to prevent deaths while they cross the Arizona desert, a volunteer for the organization was arrested, The Associated Press reported. Scott Daniel Warren, 35, with the group No More Deaths, faces a federal charge of harboring two people in the country illegally, the report said. ...

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