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Biden authored the 1994 bill that may have contributed to reversing the soaring crime rates.


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Migrants storm into a train at the Keleti train station in BudapestBy Marton Dunai BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hungarian police allowed hundreds of migrants to pour into Budapest’s main railway station on Thursday but authorities canceled all trains to western Europe, triggering chaos and confusion. Hundreds of people, many of them refugees from conflicts in the Middle East, stormed a waiting train, cramming children through open windows in the belief a two-day standoff with police had ended and they were being allowed to continue their journey west to Austria, Germany and beyond. “There’s a German flag on this train so we though it went to Germany.


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Photo by Matthew Heptinstall / Getty ImagesHeroin has been quietly wreaking havoc across the United States for more than a decade, capturing media attention, prompting federal government action and — for the first time since the early ’90s — turning drug abuse into a presidential campaign talking point.


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