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Biden will support two-state solution where Israel lives 'peacefully' alongside Palestine, US envoy tells UN

Biden will support two-state solution where Israel lives 'peacefully' alongside Palestine, US envoy tells UN

3 minutes ago   |   RT

New US President Joe Biden supports a two-state solution in an attempt to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, the acting US Ambassador to the UN, Richard Mills, told the...
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Mayorkas nomination moves forward, no word on confirmation yet

Mayorkas nomination moves forward, no word on confirmation yet

14 minutes ago   |   Politico

The Senate Homeland Security Committee on Tuesday voted to move forward Alejandro Mayorkas' nomination to lead the Department of Homeland Security - edging him closer to a...
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City shuts down gallery hosting a private party during Chicago's first weekend reopened for indoor business

33 minutes ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Chicago art gallery closed for COVID-19 violations, but otherwise high level of compliance
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States with the most conservatives

States with the most conservatives

41 minutes ago   |   Arizona Daily Star

With a few rare exceptions, one thing is all but certain in American elections: the winner will be a Republican or a Democrat. America's two-party system is characterized by a...
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Curt Schilling, Roger Clemens, Barry Bonds Unlikely To Earn Spots In Baseball Hall Of Fame

55 minutes ago   |   CBS

The Baseball Hall of Fame will announce its inductees for the class of 2021 on Tuesday evening. That class is expected to be a party of zero. If that ends up being the case...
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Schumer, McConnell near deal to transfer Senate committee power to Democrats

1 hour ago   |   CNBC

Schumer and McConnell are close to ending a stalemate over the legislative filibuster and completing Democrats' control of the Senate.
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Net neutrality foe and Trump's former FCC Chairman Ajit Pai stands by repeal as Democrats take over

1 hour ago   |   CNBC

Trump's FCC Chairman Ajit Pai discussed his reflection on repealing net neutrality and his legacy at the agency less than a week after departing.
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Democratic Congress Prepares to Take On Big Tech

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

Lawmakers say the attack on the Capitol has generated more support for tougher regulation of the industry.
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Raising the federal minimum wage through budget reconciliation would be 'a stretch,' House Budget Chairman says

Raising the federal minimum wage through budget reconciliation would be 'a stretch,' House Budget Chairman says

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement House Budget Chairman John Yarmuth said on Monday that raising the federal minimum wage within President Joe Biden's stimulus proposal by using budget...
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Sen. Ed Markey wrote a scathing letter to Mark Zuckerberg condemning Facebook groups as 'breeding grounds for hate' and 'venues for coordination of violence'

Sen. Ed Markey wrote a scathing letter to Mark Zuckerberg condemning Facebook groups as 'breeding grounds for hate' and 'venues for coordination of violence'

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement US Sen. Ed Markey wrote a scathing letter to Mark Zuckerberg condemning Facebook's method of recommending political groups to users on its platform. A...
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Biden to sign executive orders related to 'equity'

Biden to sign executive orders related to 'equity'

President Biden is slated to sign a series of executive actions revolving around "equity" policy on Tuesday, focusing on policing reform, prison reform and public housing. Read more ...

School creates scholarship for teacher who died due to COVID-19

School creates scholarship for teacher who died due to COVID-19

The community was able to raise nearly $10,000 in honor of Jason Englert, who was a new teacher to the district. Read more ...

Disney to change Jungle Cruise ride after years of criticism for racist...

Disney to change Jungle Cruise ride after years of criticism for racist depictions

Disney will be making changes to the Jungle Cruise ride after years of complaints about racism. Read more ...

1 dead, several critically injured after tornado in Alabama

1 dead, several critically injured after tornado in Alabama

The damage is being evaluated to determine the strength of the tornado, the National Weather Service in Birmingham said. Read more ...

McConnell, Schumer inch closer to power-sharing deal after Dems back filibuster

McConnell, Schumer inch closer to power-sharing deal after Dems back filibuster

Talks between the top Senate Democrats and Republicans on a power-sharing agreement will move forward after a major sticking point in negotiations was resolved, Minority Leader... Read more ...

Dog with spina bifida looking for forever home after getting stood up by...

Dog with spina bifida looking for forever home after getting stood up by potential adopter

In a Facebook post that has since gone viral, a nonprofit rescue organization said their rescued American bulldog puppy named Jack traveled 40 minutes to meet a potential... Read more ...

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell has been banned from Twitter

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell has been banned from Twitter

Twitter made its decision based on a new policy it enacted after the Capitol insurrection whereby people who repeatedly share election misinformation can be permanently banned. Read more ...

'I still have trouble with it': One year on, Lakers stars struggle to come...

'I still have trouble with it': One year on, Lakers stars struggle to come to terms with Kobe Bryant's death

One year on from the tragic helicopter crash that took Kobe Bryant, along with his daughter Gianna and seven others, those inside the Lakers organization still acutely feel the... Read more ...

UN chief urges global alliance to counter rise of neo-Nazis

UN chief urges global alliance to counter rise of neo-Nazis

Secretary-General Guterres urged coordinated global action on Monday to build an alliance against the growth and spread of white supremacy and the resurgence of xenophobia and... Read more ...

‘Jake can actually win this': MMA world reacts as Ben Askren signs up for...

‘Jake can actually win this': MMA world reacts as Ben Askren signs up for boxing bout with YouTuber Jake Paul

After making light work of ex-NBA player Nate Robinson in his second pro boxing match, YouTuber Jake Paul will face former UFC fighter Ben Askren in his next trip to the ring... Read more ...