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US will assist North Korea’s economy if it gets rid of nuclear weapons: Pompeo

The United States will assist North Korea with its economy if it gets rid of nuclear weapons, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Friday.
— Read on www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2018/05/11/us-assist-north-koreas-economy-if-gets-rid-nuclear-weapons-pompeo/603194002/

Connecticut to pledge Electoral College votes to popular vote winner

With Connecticut, 12 states and the District of Columbia, representing 172 electoral votes, have pledged to support the popular vote winner.
— Read on www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2018/05/07/connecticut-links-electoral-college-popular-vote/587561002/

US agency considers offering $1,000 to people who adopt wild horses

The Bureau of Land Management also made requests to sterilize, euthanize or sell for slaughter tens of thousands of animals.
— Read on www.koco.com/article/us-agency-may-offer-1-000-to-people-who-adopt-wild-horses/20090093

Harvard’s Getting Ready to Resurrect the Woolly Mammoth | Digital Trends

Harvard University’s ambitions to bring back the woolly mammoth appear to be gaining some momentum — and the researchers on the project are gearing up to publicly share some of the details of this real life Jurassic Park-style dream. Here’s what their upcoming paper will describe.
— Read on www.digitaltrends.com/cool-tech/harvard-woolly-mammoth-2018-update/

Investment Boom From Trump’s Tax Cut Has Yet to Appear – The New York Times

Analysts are still waiting for hard evidence that the new tax law is setting off the investment explosion that President Trump and Republicans promised.
— Read on mobile.nytimes.com/2018/04/30/business/the-tax-cut-buybacks-business-investment.html

Black men arrested at Starbucks settle with Philadelphia for $1 each

Philadelphia agrees to set up a $200,000 program for young entrepreneurs after Rashon Nelson and Donte Robinson were arrested in a Starbucks.
— Read on www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2018/05/02/black-men-arrested-starbucks-settle-philadelphia-entrepreneurs/573470002/