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Capitol Police Detail Failures During Pro-Trump Assault

36 minutes ago   |   NY Times

The acting chief of the Capitol Police told lawmakers that the department knew days ahead of time of the risk of violence targeting lawmakers but was unprepared when the mob...
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Former Navy SEAL who oversaw bin Laden raid says people 'don't have to look at a president' to find American values

Former Navy SEAL who oversaw bin Laden raid says people 'don't have to look at a president' to find American values

38 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Retired Adm. William McRaven, a former US Navy SEAL commander and head of US Special Operations Command, had a hopeful message for aspiring public...
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Trump Grants Clemency to Man Convicted in Syracuse Police Officer's Murder

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

Jaime A. Davidson was in prison for nearly 30 years for one of upstate New York's most notorious crimes. Political connections appear to have set him free.
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Autopsy: Texas man died of neck injuries in animal attack

1 hour ago   |   My Sanantonio

LIPAN, Texas - A final autopsy for a Texas man whose body was found last month in the woods determined that he died from neck injuries due to an animal attack, but wildlife...
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Two Virginia cops charged with storming US Capitol fired from jobs

Two Virginia cops charged with storming US Capitol fired from jobs

1 hour ago   |   New York Post   |   2 articles

Two Virginia police officers who were federally charged with storming the US Capitol earlier this month have been fired from their jobs. Jacob Fracker and Thomas Robertson were...
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Senator Patrick Leahy Hospitalized Hours After Being Sworn In to Preside Over Impeachment

1 hour ago   |   Newsweek   |   7 articles

It's unclear what ails the 80-year-old senator, but he was set to oversee Trump's second impeachment trial in place of Supreme Court Justice John Roberts.
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Comparing Biden and Trump's Cabinet Picks

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

President Biden has chosen policymakers, while President Donald J. Trump valued cabinet secretaries he saw as deal makers.
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Ridley Twp. officer collects police patches for teen with autism

1 hour ago   |   ABC

The Ridley Township Police Department held a special celebration after helping to collect hundreds of patches around the world for a teen with autism.
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One-third of NYC hotel rooms have been wiped out by COVID-19 pandemic

One-third of NYC hotel rooms have been wiped out by COVID-19 pandemic

1 hour ago   |   New York Post

The COVID-19 pandemic has been hell on New York's tourism-heavy hotel industry. New data released by the Department of City Planning showed 146 of the city's 705 hotels have...
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Bethlehem police warn of fundraising scam

1 hour ago   |   Times Union

BETHLEHEM -Town police are urging residents to be wary after a a resident Tuesday morning reported being scammed by someone representing themselves as being from the police...
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Sen. Patrick Leahy taken to hospital hours after being sworn in to preside...

Sen. Patrick Leahy taken to hospital hours after being sworn in to preside over impeachment trial

Summary List Placement Democratic Sen. Patrick Leahy, of Vermont, has checked into a local hospital hours after being sworn in to preside over former president Trump's... Read more ...

Biden administration to boost vaccine supply next week

Biden administration to boost vaccine supply next week

The Biden administration is giving states an approximately 17% boost in vaccine next week following complaints around the U.S. of severe shortages. Read more ...

Judge Bars Biden From Enforcing 100-day Deportation Ban

Judge Bars Biden From Enforcing 100-day Deportation Ban

Texas sued to block President Joe Biden from pausing most deportations for 100 days. Read more ...

Target employees receiving $500-plus in pandemic bonuses

Target employees receiving $500-plus in pandemic bonuses

That includes $500 bonuses to hourly team members and between $1,000 and $2,000 for store directors, executive team leaders and distribution center leaders. Read more ...

Republican senators want to halt Trump impeachment trial

Republican senators want to halt Trump impeachment trial

Senators have taken an oath to ensure “impartial justice” as jurors in Donald Trump's historic impeachment trial, but some Republican senators want to stop the proceedings. Read more ...

In first call with Putin as president, Biden presses on Navalny's arrest

In first call with Putin as president, Biden presses on Navalny's arrest

President Joe Biden had his first call with Vladimir Putin on Tuesday, raising concerns about the arrest of opposition figure Alexei Navalny while pressing the Russian leader... Read more ...

DOJ rescinds 'zero tolerance' immigration rule

DOJ rescinds 'zero tolerance' immigration rule

The Justice Department has rescinded a Trump-era memo that established a "zero tolerance" enforcement policy for migrants crossing the U.S.-Mexico border illegally, which... Read more ...

Only 5 GOP Senators Vote to Proceed With Trump Trial

Only 5 GOP Senators Vote to Proceed With Trump Trial

Senate Republicans voted overwhelmingly Tuesday against moving forward with Donald Trump's historic second impeachment trial, making clear a conviction of the former president... Read more ...

Senate rejects GOP motion to dismiss Trump impeachment trial

Senate rejects GOP motion to dismiss Trump impeachment trial

The Senate has rejected a Republican attempt to dismiss Donald Trump's historic second impeachment trial, a vote that allows the case on “incitement of insurrection” to move... Read more ...

Martha Stewart launches line of CBD-infused dog treats

Martha Stewart launches line of CBD-infused dog treats

Martha Stewart wants to help pet owners turn dog days into dog daze. Read more ...