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From Immigration To Infrastructure, Big-City Mayors Draw Up Wish List For Trump

Worried about policy changes and potential cuts in federal funding that Donald Trump warned about on the stump, mayors are now sharing their ideas with the president-elect as he sets his urban agenda.

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In Flint, Mayor Works On Rebuilding Pipes — And Trust In The City

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John Glenn, First American To Orbit The Earth, Dies At 95

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Retired Coal Miners At Risk Of Losing Promised Health Coverage And Pensions

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A Mummy's DNA May Help Solve The Mystery Of The Origins Of Smallpox

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From Immigration To Infrastructure, Big-City Mayors Draw Up Wish List For Trump

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