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Past articles by Michael:

Report: Hundreds of TSA agents call in sick after 14 days without pay

The partial government shutdown is having a growing impact on airport security. → Read More

In photos: Trump, Putin and MBS collide at the G20

A friendly handshake between Putin and MBS rocked Twitter. → Read More

Farm bankruptcies surpass Great Recession levels in upper Midwest

Farmers have been hampered by President Trump's tariffs on China. → Read More

Zinke calls current forest management principles "unacceptable"

But focusing on that alone ignores the realities of California's changing climate. → Read More

Study: American jobs aren't supporting middle-class life

Jobs are up but opportunity is down for America's middle-class. → Read More

Houston Chronicle endorses Beto O'Rourke over Ted Cruz

The Chronicle doesn't typically endorse Democratic candidates. → Read More

Trump says Federal Reserve has "gone crazy"

"I think the fed is making a mistake. It’s too tight." → Read More

White House limits scope of Kavanaugh FBI investigation to sexual assault claims

Allegations from Julie Swetnick won't be considered. → Read More

Pompeo says Russia undermined U.N. by lifting pressure on North Korea

He said Russia has actively undermined the UN Security Council's resolutions. → Read More

Citizens along U.S.-Mexico border denied passports by State Department

The administration says people have been using fake citizenship documents. → Read More

Trump says joint military exercises are still off the table

Despite the administration's frustration with North Korea. → Read More

Release of blueprints for 3D-printed guns halted by federal judge

Downloadable blueprints would have been available to the public on Aug. 1 → Read More

Study: Austerity has left states behind by billions on education

Education has lost billions in state funding behind tax cuts. → Read More

Trump floats season suspension for NFL players protesting anthem

He argues first offense, out for a game. Second, out for the season. → Read More

Paul Manafort kept in solitary confinement for 23 hours a day

Court documents state he is being kept in such a manner to ensure his security. → Read More

Schumer tells Trump to consider Merrick Garland for Supreme Court

The suggestion is absurd. → Read More

Canadians boycott U.S. products citing Trump’s attacks on Trudeau

They're tweeting #BuyCanadian, #BoycottUSProducts, and #BoycottUSA → Read More

Navarro apologizes for "inappropriate" Trudeau comment

Navarro said on Sunday that "there's a special place in hell" for the Canadian PM. → Read More

Lawmakers worry about Facebook's data sharing

Smart, efficient news worthy of your time, attention, and trust → Read More

Howard Schultz on Trump tax cuts: "We could've done so much more for people in this country"

He discussed hot-button issues like immigration, trade, and taxes on CNBC. → Read More