It’s the oldest ceremony in the U.S. where new American citizens are sworn in outside a courtroom. The 52nd annual naturalization ceremony at Monticello was Friday morning. They came from 39 nations. The guest speaker was David Rubenstein of the asset management firm The Carlyle Group. Rubenstein has been recognized as a big contributor to patriotic causes in the U.S.
The U.S. trade deficit fell in July to its lowest level in five months as exports rose broadly, signaling underlying strength in the economy amid concerns about a global growth slowdown.
After getting her license suspended for a DWI, a Texas State student found a new, four-wheeled way to get around campus.