Poverty

A group of homeless people from Poland, who do not want to go to a shelter, camp under a building in the center of Brussels on Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018. As a cold snap grips Europe, authorities in Brussels have begun forcing homeless people off the streets and out of sub-zero temperatures. A mayor in the Etterbeek neighborhood has ordered that people be obliged to take shelter at night between 8:00 pm and 7:00 am until March 7 unless the weather improves. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)
February 27, 2018 - 11:13 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — As a cold snap grips Europe, authorities in the Belgian capital Brussels have begun forcing homeless people off the streets and out of subzero temperatures. A mayor in the Etterbeek neighborhood has ordered that people be obliged to take shelter at night between 8 p.m. and 7 a.m...
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Pedestrians cross Whitehall as snow falls in London, Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018. Heavy snow in parts of Britain is causing disruption to road, rail and air travel and has led to hundreds of schools being closed across the country.(AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
February 27, 2018 - 10:57 am
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — An extreme Siberian cold snap sweeping across Europe is claiming lives in Poland and Romania, but also dusted the ancient ruins of Pompeii with snow Tuesday and prompted Amsterdam authorities to prepare the city's iconic canals for ice-skaters. The Red Cross said its emergency...
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In this July 24, 1967, file photo, police check buildings along a section of 12th Street, about three miles from downtown Detroit, following racial riots which broke out in the city. Many businesses and homes were burned and looted. Former U.S. Sen. Fred Harris, the last surviving member of the Kerner Commission, says he remains haunted that the panel's recommendations on U.S. race relations and poverty were never adopted, but he is hopeful they will be one day. (AP Photo/File)
February 27, 2018 - 10:30 am
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Barriers to equality are posing threats to democracy in the U.S. as the country remains segregated along racial lines and child poverty worsens, says a study examining the nation 50 years after the release of the landmark 1968 Kerner Report. The new report released Tuesday...
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Vehicles crawl along a road as snow falls in south east England, as seen through the window of a train travelling from London to Canterbury, England, Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018. The so-called "Beast from the East" snow storm arrived in the Britain Monday and is predicted to continue for the next few days as it chills most of Europe. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
February 27, 2018 - 6:50 am
BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on frigid weather in Europe (all times local): 12:45 p.m. Poland's police say that five people died from the cold overnight, when temperatures dropped in some areas to -22 C (-7.6 F.) That brought the number of deaths from hypothermia to 58 this winter, according to...
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In this July 24, 1967, file photo, police check buildings along a section of 12th Street, about three miles from downtown Detroit, following racial riots which broke out in the city. Many businesses and homes were burned and looted. Former U.S. Sen. Fred Harris, the last surviving member of the Kerner Commission, says he remains haunted that the panel's recommendations on U.S. race relations and poverty were never adopted, but he is hopeful they will be one day. (AP Photo/File)
February 27, 2018 - 3:58 am
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Barriers to equality are posing threats to democracy in the U.S. as the country remains segregated along racial lines and child poverty worsens, says a study examining the nation 50 years after the release of the landmark 1968 Kerner Report. The new report released Tuesday...
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In this July 24, 1967, file photo, police check buildings along a section of 12th Street, about three miles from downtown Detroit, following racial riots which broke out in the city. Many businesses and homes were burned and looted. Former U.S. Sen. Fred Harris, the last surviving member of the Kerner Commission, says he remains haunted that the panel's recommendations on U.S. race relations and poverty were never adopted, but he is hopeful they will be one day. (AP Photo/File)
February 27, 2018 - 2:38 am
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Barriers to equality are posing threats to democracy in the U.S. as the country remains segregated along racial lines and child poverty worsens, says a study examining the nation 50 years after the release of the landmark 1968 Kerner Report. The new report released Tuesday...
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In this July 24, 1967, file photo, police check buildings along a section of 12th Street, about three miles from downtown Detroit, following racial riots which broke out in the city. Many businesses and homes were burned and looted. Former U.S. Sen. Fred Harris, the last surviving member of the Kerner Commission, says he remains haunted that the panel's recommendations on U.S. race relations and poverty were never adopted, but he is hopeful they will be one day. (AP Photo/File)
February 27, 2018 - 2:36 am
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A new study examining the nation 50 years after the release of the landmark 1968 Kerner Report says barriers to equality are posing threats to democracy in the U.S. as the country remains segregated along racial lines and child poverty worsens. The report released Tuesday...
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In this July 24, 1967, file photo, police check buildings along a section of 12th Street, about three miles from downtown Detroit, following racial riots which broke out in the city. Many businesses and homes were burned and looted. Former U.S. Sen. Fred Harris, the last surviving member of the Kerner Commission, says he remains haunted that the panel's recommendations on U.S. race relations and poverty were never adopted, but he is hopeful they will be one day. (AP Photo/File)
February 27, 2018 - 1:07 am
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Barriers to equality are posing threats to democracy in the U.S. as the country remains segregated along racial lines and child poverty worsens, says a study examining the nation 50 years after the release of the landmark 1968 Kerner Report. The new report released Tuesday...
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February 27, 2018 - 12:07 am
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Barriers to equality are posing threats to democracy in the U.S. as the country remains segregated along racial lines and child poverty worsens, says a study examining the nation 50 years after the release of the landmark 1968 Kerner Report. The new report released Tuesday...
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February 27, 2018 - 12:06 am
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A new study examining the nation 50 years after the release of the landmark 1968 Kerner Report says barriers to equality are posing threats to democracy in the U.S. as the country remains segregated along racial lines and child poverty worsens. The report released Tuesday...
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