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According to a new survey from Gallup, two-thirds of the American public says that their living circumstances are getting better. (Associated Press)

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Illustration on corruption in Italy's support of refugees by Alexander Hunter/The Washington Times

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"The question is, is there a regulator of social media?" asked Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr. Currently, social media platforms are not subject to FEC regulations.

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Uncle Sam from the illustration by James Montgomery Flagg

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Illustration on economic growth since Trump's election by Alexander Hunter/The Washington Times

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Professors from Harvard University and other Boston-area colleges were arrested Thursday while protesting against President Trump's plan to rescind an Obama-era program shielding young illegal immigrants from deportation. (CBS Boston)

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Moise Katumbi and His Family's Illicit Fortunes (sponsored thumbnail)

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Moise Katumbi and His Family's Illicit Fortunes (sponsored thumbnail)

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A pro-Kurdish protestor is surrounded and beaten by Turkish security officials after a peaceful protest against Turkish President Recep Tayipp Erdogan turned violent outside the Turkish Ambassador's Residence in D.C. in May. (Courtesy of Pouyan Bokaei)

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A pro-Kurdish protestor is surrounded and beaten by Turkish security officials after a peaceful protest against Turkish President Recep Tayipp Erdogan turned violent outside the Turkish Ambassador's Residence in D.C. in May. (Courtesy Mehmet Tankan)

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In this file photo dated Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017, a Hungarian police officer stands guard at Serbia's border with Hungary near a makeshift camp for migrants in Horgos, Serbia. The European Court of Justice on Wednesday Sept.6, 2017, rejected efforts by Hungary and Slovakia to stay out of a European Union scheme to relocate refugees. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic, FILE)

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Illustration on government agency deception by Linas Garsys/The Washington Times

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Illustration on the challenges of immigration policy by Donna Grethen/Tribune Content Agency

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Eric Dreiband is President Trump's nominee to the Justice Department's Civil Rights Division. Democrats asked how Mr. Dreiband would handle hate crime investigations. (Associated Press)

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President Trump meets with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi in the Oval Office on Wednesday. They discussed DACA. (Associated Press)

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President Donald Trump pauses during a meeting with, from left, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and other Congressional leaders in the Oval Office of the White House, Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017, in Washington. Trump overruled congressional Republicans and his own treasury secretary Wednesday and cut a deal with Democrats to fund the government and raise the federal borrowing limit for three months, all part of an agreement to speed money to Harvey relief. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

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Baltimore Ravens legend Ray Lewis told Showtime's "Inside the NFL" on Sept. 5, 2017, that former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick lost a job because of a "racist" tweet by his girlfriend. Nessa Diab used her Twitter feed in August to liken Mr. Lewis and Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti to a slave and his master from the 2012 movie "Django Unchained."

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Southern Poverty Law Center "hate map" has come under heated criticism on the right for lumping mainstream conservative organizations with the Ku Klux Klan and neo-Nazis. (SPLC)

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In this May 25, 2017, file photo, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of California speaks at a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)

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Sen. Bob Corker, Tennessee Republican, is very popular across the state, according to political analysts. He will be difficult to oust from his Senate seat. (Associated Press Photographs)