Six individuals have been charged in Boston federal court for the buying and selling of false identification documents. The documents were subsequently used in some cases to allow for fraudulent voter registration.The Department of Justice alleges four state workers at the Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles cooperated with two other individuals to sell documents to illegal aliens.
Trudeau To Backtrack On Open Borders?
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, long an outspoken champion of Canada's reputation for welcoming newcomers, spoke of the reality of the situation last Friday as he urged would-be migrants to respect the country's border with the United States.
In a departure from his usual rhetoric on immigration, he also made it clear that anyone who is caught trying to enter the country illegally would be required to navigate the proper immigration channels.
"Oops, We Overbooked"
If you've booked a rental car (or anything else, for that matter) to see the eclipse, you might want to confirm it. Hertz is canceling reservations that travelers have made for the Great Eclipse of 2017.
Another Reason I Love of Pig
In a striking advance that helps open the door to organ transplants from animals, researchers have created gene-edited piglets cleansed of viruses that might cause disease in humans. Dr. David Klassen told The New York Times.
For Those of You on a Tight Budget
Researchers gave college students vodka drinks with regular soda and with diet soda, and the diet soda group got more intoxicated, faster – about 20% more intoxicated than those who mixed regular soda with liquor, according to research published Tuesday in the journal Alcoholism: Clinical & Experimental Research. Sugar in your mixed drink actually slows down the effects of alcohol, researchers say. MORE