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Officials wrench control of schools from Mexico unions

Officials wrench control of schools from Mexico unions

It looked like a normal first day of school at Patria Libre elementary. Uniformed kids sporting brand-new backpacks with their favorite cartoon characters — Dora the Explorer, Hello Kitty, the "Frozen" heroines — reunited with classmates and sang the national anthem.

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House Dems ask pope to address poor, environment in US visit

House Democrats are pushing Pope Francis to address the minimum wage, hunger and the environment in his historic speech to Congress later this month, hoping his embrace will give momentum to three party priorities.


Cost of living has increased, but many workers' pay hasn't

Even with an improving job market, many American workers aren't seeing improving paychecks, and new research suggests the families with the lowest incomes are getting hit the worst.

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