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Congress Members Look for Solutions After Touring Border Detention Facilities

About two dozen Congress members toured border detention facilities in McAllen, Texas, on Friday, further shining a spotlight on the embattled Customs and Border Protection agency. A group of Democratic senators that included Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) and Bob Menenedez (D-N.J.) made up one contingent. The other was a bi-partisan group of moderate-leaning representatives called the …

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Facility to Hold Immigrant Children Is Closing Less Than One Month After Opening

The U.S. government’s new holding facility for migrant youth will close as early as this week, less than one month after it was opened in response to the squalid conditions in which children were being detained by the Border Patrol, according to the nonprofit operating the facility. The last children at the camp at Carrizo …

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This Woman Went From Goldman Sachs to Blue Apron Recipe Tester. Here’s Why

Fortune’s Entry/Level column is dedicated to people looking for and working in entry-level positions—read the full series here. We interview entry-levelers about their jobs, how they got them, what they want to do next, and more. This interview has been edited for clarity. Sarah Entwistle, originally from New Jersey, received a business degree from American …

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Microsoft Invests In Artificial General Intelligence: CEO Daily

Good morning. Microsoft demonstrated yesterday it is focused on the far future by investing $1 billion in OpenAI, the organization co-founded by Elon Musk in 2015, to help develop Artificial General Intelligence. Most A.I. work today is focused on specific tasks, like identifying images or translating language. But “A.G.I” refers to the kind of non-task-specific thinking …

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