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Israel Prepares To Launch Its Historic Private Mission To The Moon

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A nonprofit Israeli consortium said Monday that it hopes to make history this week by launching the first private aircraft to land on the moon.


Raising wages, lowering prices and reducing taxes for businesses. They're all part of a new economic plan to curb mass migration to the United States.

Mexico's newly elected president says he's responded aggressively to pressure from U.S. President Donald Trump to stop undocumented immigrants from crossing into the United States.

Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador's first decree in office has been to double daily wages in Mexican border states. He's also lowered taxes to encourage more Mexican businesses to hire additional workers on their side of the border.

So are the economic incentives working?

Correspondent Mike Kirsch traveled to Tijuana to find out.
The United States has officially shuttered its consulate in Jerusalem, downgrading the status of its main diplomatic mission to the Palestinians by folding it into the U.S. Embassy to Israel.
Sean Spicer, former White House press secretary, says the media wants to make briefings about them.

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On the latest Watch This Space, NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine looks back at 15 years of discoveries by our Opportunity rover on Mars, and forward to new commercial partnerships for missions to the Moon. Learn how we'll work with American companies to design and develop human lunar landers and reusable systems so we can return to the Moon — to stay.

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