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Bernie Sanders: Dems will use reconciliation to pass Covid relief ‘as soon as we possibly can'

Bernie Sanders: Dems will use reconciliation to pass Covid relief ‘as soon as we possibly can'

4 hours ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

Sen. Bernie Sanders on Sunday said Senate Democrats would pass a Covid-19 relief bill as soon as possible through budget reconciliation, which would allow the package to pass...
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Hamptons homeowners want wind farm project to blow off their beach

Hamptons homeowners want wind farm project to blow off their beach

23 hours ago   |   New York Post

Not on my beach! Billionaire Ronald Lauder, Blackstone bigwig John Finley and marketing guru Faith Popcorn are fighting to have their tony Hamptons hamlet secede from the town...
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Windsurfer Robby Naish's Hawaiian estate hits market for $18 million

Windsurfer Robby Naish's Hawaiian estate hits market for $18 million

1 day ago   |   New York Post

Tech billionaires looking for a Hawaiian escape - rejoice! A 73-acre oceanfront property on Maui's north shore has come on the market for the first time ever. Windsurfing...
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Elon Musk's SpaceX reportedly plans to drill near a Texas launchpad for natural gas

Elon Musk's SpaceX reportedly plans to drill near a Texas launchpad for natural gas

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Elon Musk, who recently relocated to Texas, now reportedly has plans to to drill for natural gas there, too. SpaceX, Musk's space company, is looking to...
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Who Wants To Be A Billionaire? $1 Billion Winning Lottery Ticket Sold In Michigan

Who Wants To Be A Billionaire? $1 Billion Winning Lottery Ticket Sold In Michigan

1 day ago   |   NPR   |   6 articles

The odds of winning the top prize were 1 in over 300 million.
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Larry King, Legendary Broadcasting Giant, Dies at 87

1 day ago   |   Time   |   3 articles

LOS ANGELES - Larry King, the suspenders-sporting everyman whose broadcast interviews with world leaders, movie stars and ordinary Joes helped define American conversation for...
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Elon Musk escalated his feud with Mark Zuckerberg following the riots at the Capitol. Here are 11 other rivalries that have formed between some of the world's most high-powered tech leaders

Elon Musk escalated his feud with Mark Zuckerberg following the riots at the Capitol. Here are 11 other rivalries that have formed between some of the world's most high-powered tech leaders

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Silicon Valley is a breeding ground for rivalries. In a place where world-changing ideas are born and billions of dollars are at stake, it's only natural...
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Billionaire mining magnate convicted of bribing west African strongman for mineral rights

1 day ago   |   NY Daily News

Beny Steinmetz, a 64-year-old Israeli man, paid the longtime ruler of Guinea through gifts to his fourth wife, a court found.
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Devon Dalio death in fiery crash last month ruled accident by medical examiner

1 day ago   |   Hartford Courant

The fiery crash last month that killed Devon Dalio, the son of well-known billionaire philanthropists Ray and Barbara Dalio, has been ruled an accident by the Office of the...
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Billionaire Steve Wynn sets price for Beverly Hills mega-mansion: $110 million

2 days ago   |   Los Angeles Times

Six years after spending $47.85 million on Maurice Marciano's Beverly Hills mansion, casino mogul Steve Wynn is trying to sell it for $110 million.
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Miami Heat to use COVID-19-sniffing dogs to screen fans at basketball games

Miami Heat to use COVID-19-sniffing dogs to screen fans at basketball games

Starting this week, a limited number of ticket holders will be in the seats as well. And they'll have to get past the dogs before gaining admittance. Read more ...

Khabib Nurmagomedov rubs it in after Conor McGregor's UFC 257 knockout loss

Khabib Nurmagomedov rubs it in after Conor McGregor's UFC 257 knockout loss

There is no love lost between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor. That's been well documented. Even after McGregor suffered the first knockout loss of his professional MMA... Read more ...

Dustin Poirier details savage calf-kick strategy which left Conor McGregor...

Dustin Poirier details savage calf-kick strategy which left Conor McGregor on crutches after UFC 257 defeat

Dustin Poirier's victory over Conor McGregor at UFC 257 may have ended in an explosive flurry of punches but the brutal calf kicks dished out by the American helped pave the... Read more ...

Pirates acquire four players after trading pitcher Jameson Taillon to the...

Pirates acquire four players after trading pitcher Jameson Taillon to the New York Yankees

The newest Pirates players include right-handed pitcher Roansy Contreras, infielder Maikol Escotto, outfielder Canaan Smith and right-handed pitcher Miguel Yajure. Read more ...

11 Miners Rescued In China After 2 Weeks Trapped Below Ground

11 Miners Rescued In China After 2 Weeks Trapped Below Ground

The workers became trapped on Jan. 10 following an unexplained explosion at a gold mine in the eastern province of Shandong. One miner has died and another 10 remain missing. Read more ...

Illinois health officials report 3,292 new cases of COVID-19, 40 deaths

Illinois health officials report 3,292 new cases of COVID-19, 40 deaths

CHICAGO - Illinois health officials reported 3,292 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 Sunday, including 40 additional deaths. The deaths were reported in the... Read more ...

GOP Sen. Marco Rubio dismissed Trump's impeachment trial as 'stupid'

GOP Sen. Marco Rubio dismissed Trump's impeachment trial as 'stupid'

Summary List Placement GOP Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida on Sunday said he would quickly reject the article of impeachment against former President Donald Trump and slammed a... Read more ...

Newspaper: President Trump pressured DOJ to file case with Supreme Court to...

Newspaper: President Trump pressured DOJ to file case with Supreme Court to overturn election results

Former President Donald Trump pushed the Department of Justice to directly ask the Supreme Court to invalidate President Joe Biden's election win, people familiar with the... Read more ...

Buccaneers want to keep Antonio Brown for 2021

Buccaneers want to keep Antonio Brown for 2021

Antonio Brown could be back for another season in Tampa Bay. Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reported on Sunday that the Buccaneers want the troubled receiver to return in 2021... Read more ...

Sanders says Democrats can't 'wait weeks and weeks' to gain Republican...

Sanders says Democrats can't 'wait weeks and weeks' to gain Republican support to pass COVID-19 relief and should use reconciliation to avoid the filibuster

Summary List Placement Sen. Bernie Sanders on Sunday said that Democrats must act quickly in passing a COVID-19 relief package now that President Joe Biden has assumed office... Read more ...