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Brett Eldredge Shows Off His Furry BFF, Dog Edgar

Growing up in Edgar County, Illinois, Brett Eldredge’s eternal Christmas wish was for a furry friend. “I always begged to get a dog,” the country crooner recalls in the new issue of Us Weekly. His parents never gave in, so last year, the 31-year-old drove six…

ICE agent ran bribery scheme helping immigrants cheat deportation, feds say

Reunited immigrants face new woes: ‘How am I going to feed my family?’Immigrant teen’s risky journey from violent homeland to Detroit”The highly sensitive nature of the position that Divers held with the Department of Homeland Security cannot be overstated,” prosecutors wrote in a scathing sentencing memo Friday, stressing Divers compromised top secret clearance to help…

Blind loyalty

There is a secret behind every open office in Silicon Valley — and it isn’t the drain on productivity. Tech companies have been the vanguards for pushing corporate culture forward toward “radical transparency.” Mark Zuckerberg works in a fully transparent fou…