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Today in history: Jan. 4

Today in history: Jan. 4

18 days ago   |   Arizona Daily Star

President Lyndon B. Johnson delivered his State of the Union address in which he outlined the goals of his “Great Society,” and more events that happened on this day in history.
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How Politics, Protests and the Pandemic Shaped a Year in Books

22 days ago   |   NY Times

From “American Dirt” to “Apropos of Nothing” to “A Promised Land,” here is what happened in the literary and publishing world's unforgettable 2020.
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1965-1967: 89th Congress

1965-1967: 89th Congress

29 days ago   |   Arizona Daily Star

Congress controlled by: Democrats- Senate breakdown: 68 Democrats, 32 Republicans, 0 others, 0 vacancies-- Senate controlled by: Democrats- House of Representatives breakdown...
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Looking Back: December 23

30 days ago   |   Times Union

100 Years ago Roasting pig theft was blatant The office of the treasurer of Albany County fell victim to the “crime wave” said to be gripping the entire country when a thief...
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The hiring policy at McKinsey, one of the world's most elite management consultancies, is defined by one thing: Harvard

The hiring policy at McKinsey, one of the world's most elite management consultancies, is defined by one thing: Harvard

1 month ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement You have about a 1% chance of landing a job at McKinsey & Company. In 2018, the consulting firm hired 8,000 people out of 800,000 applications. The firm...
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China's share of global luxury spending doubles amid coronavirus lockdown

China's share of global luxury spending doubles amid coronavirus lockdown

1 month ago   |   RT

China's luxury goods market has nearly doubled this year, as consumers had to spend cash inside the country due to the Covid-19 outbreak. The market is set to expand further to...
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Lucas: Dems feel loss of Rasky as Biden fills positions

1 month ago   |   Boston Herald

Things would be different if Larry Rasky were around. He was Joe Biden's go to guy in Massachusetts, even before people knew who Biden was, or what he would become. On that...
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14 management books that have helped execs like Satya Nadella and Ray Dalio lead through turbulent times

14 management books that have helped execs like Satya Nadella and Ray Dalio lead through turbulent times

1 month ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement People look to leaders for answers - especially during hard times. For nearly a year, executives have been steering their companies through a worldwide...
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Trump's Approval Rating Is Higher Than Only Three Presidents at the Same Point in Term

1 month ago   |   Newsweek

Only George H.W. Bush, Jimmy Carter and Lyndon B. Johnson had lower approval ratings on their 1,425th day in office.
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Private-equity insiders at firms like Apollo, Carlyle, and Bain Capital say these tips are key for landing your dream job at their exclusive firms

Private-equity insiders at firms like Apollo, Carlyle, and Bain Capital say these tips are key for landing your dream job at their exclusive firms

1 month ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Whether or not you're able to carve out a career as a private-equity investor could boil down to six crucial seconds. That was one insight shared by...
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Reaction to the death of baseball great Hank Aaron

Reaction to the death of baseball great Hank Aaron

Here are some of the reactions from people, from former presidents to legendary baseball players, following the death of one-time home run king Hank Aaron. Read more ...

Texas sues Biden administration over halt to deportations

Texas sues Biden administration over halt to deportations

The lawsuit comes before President Biden even reached his first weekend in the White House. Read more ...

Tom Brokaw says he's retiring from NBC News after 55 years

Tom Brokaw says he's retiring from NBC News after 55 years

The veteran anchor says he will still have a presence in journalism. Read more ...

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$1 billion Mega Millions prize up for grabs

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Austin wins Senate confirmation as 1st Black Pentagon chief

Austin wins Senate confirmation as 1st Black Pentagon chief

Lloyd J. Austin, the West Point graduate who rose to the Army's elite ranks and marched through racial barriers in a 41-year career, has won Senate confirmation to become the... Read more ...

Schumer pushes Trump impeach trial to Feb. 8 as McConnell, Biden preferred

Schumer pushes Trump impeach trial to Feb. 8 as McConnell, Biden preferred

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer on Friday announced that former President Trump's impeachment trial will begin the week of Feb. 8 - after President Biden indicated he... Read more ...

NFL to allow 22,000 fans at Super Bowl LV, including 7,500 vaccinated health...

NFL to allow 22,000 fans at Super Bowl LV, including 7,500 vaccinated health care workers

The 7,500 vaccinated health care workers will get free tickets. Read more ...

McConnell seeks to push Trump impeachment trial to February

McConnell seeks to push Trump impeachment trial to February

McConnell on Thursday proposed delaying the trial until February to give the former president time to prepare and review his case. Read more ...

Chiefs' Patrick Mahomes cleared from NFL concussion protocol

Chiefs' Patrick Mahomes cleared from NFL concussion protocol

Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes announced Friday that he is out of concussion protocol and expects to play in the AFC championship game Sunday against the Bills. “I just got... Read more ...

Biden orders stopgap help as aid talks start

Biden orders stopgap help as aid talks start

President Joe Biden plans to take executive action Friday to provide a stopgap measure of financial relief to millions of Americans while Congress begins to consider his much... Read more ...