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Judge declines to block subpoenas seeking financial information about Trump, family

MoreISO/iStock(NEW YORK) — A New York federal judge on Wednesday declined to block Congressional subpoenas seeking financial information about President Donald Trump and his family from Deutsche Bank and Capital One.Attorneys for the president, his children and his namesake company argued in court Wednesday that the subpoenas lacked legislative purpose and sought a court order…read more »

Vienna Beef recalls 2,000 pounds of hot dogs

bhofack2/iStock(WASHINGTON) — Vienna Beef is recalling approximately 2,030 pounds of frankfurters over concerns they could be contaminated with metal, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture.The hot dogs in question are “skinless beef frankfurters” that came in 10-pound cases and were produced on May 2, 2019. They were shipped to restaurants in Illinois, Indiana and…read more »

Tips, strategies for paying off student debt

AndreyPopov/iStock(NEW YORK) — The nearly 400 graduates of Morehouse College who received a life-changing surprise Sunday when their commencement speaker promised to pay off their student loans recognize how lucky they are.”Even graduating from Morehouse was a tremendous blessing,” said graduate John Jacob Burns, who said he had $35,000 in student loans. “To get all…read more »

No plans to put Harriet Tubman on $20 bill next year: Treasury Secretary Mnuchin

US Treasury Department(WASHINGTON) — Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Wednesday that he isn’t planning on putting Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill next year and that a redesign of the currency won’t be issued until 2028.President Donald Trump has called the effort, initiated by the Obama administration, to put an image of Tubman — an…read more »

Teacher’s candid post reveals why she’s quitting her job, opting for law school

Hannah Ketring-Brown(NASHVILLE, Tenn.) — An educator who publicly shared her frustrations regarding the schooling system is speaking out on why she’s leaving her teaching job and becoming a lawyer instead.Hannah Ketring-Brown posted her thoughts on Facebook earlier this month in hopes her words would spark change within Metro Nashville Public Schools. Ketring-Brown taught for five…read more »