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85,000 temporary driver's licenses issued to immigrants

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) _ More than 85,000 immigrants living in the U.S. illegally now have Illinois driver’s licenses under a new state program.

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Historic Remington Arms Factory receives $300,000

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH) — Governor Malloy announced Friday that the state is giving $300,000 to the city of Bridgeport to redevelop its historic Remington Arms Factory site. 306 more words


Man Offers to get Your Face Tattooed on His Body for $10,000

Nguyen Tran has run into a bit of money trouble. His restaurant is struggling and he wants to save his balls. His tofu balls that is. 142 more words

Titanic Survivor Letter Sells for Nearly $12,000

An indignant letter from a British aristocrat who survived the sinking of the Titanic in 1912 has sold for $11,875, an auction house in New England said Friday. 6 more words

Do Incarcerated Youth Need STEM Education?

With over 60,000 youth behind bars, Juvenile incarceration rates in this country are still among the highest of industrialized nations. Can STEM education make a difference?

#iPGN: Woman Sells Neighbour's Baby for N250,000

A housewife who goes by the name Eunice, living in Akwukwu-Igbo community near Asaba, Delta State, has allegedly stolen a two-year-old neighbour’s baby and sold it for N250,000.  190 more words

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Rightscorp Closes Over 170,000 Cases of Copyright Infringement to Date

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jan. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ Rightscorp (OTCQB: RIHT), the leading provider of monetization services for artists and holders of copyrighted Intellectual Property (IP), announced today that it has closed over 170,000 cases of copyright infringement to date, up 40,000 since November 2014, representing an approximate 30% growth within a 2 month period. 103 more words