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Birds by the Billions: A Guide to Spring's Avian Parade

3 minutes ago   |   NY Times

For birders across the United States, it's a rite of spring: heading out to woodlands and waterways to track down a favorite warbler, vireo, tanager or other bird, many of them...
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How New Mexico Became the State With the Highest Rate of Full Vaccinations

3 minutes ago   |   NY Times

New Mexico, which has one of the highest poverty rates in the U.S., is a vaccination pacesetter thanks to decisive political decisions, homegrown technology and cooperation.
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The FBI director said the bureau opens a new investigation related to the Chinese government 'every 10 hours'

The FBI director said the bureau opens a new investigation related to the Chinese government 'every 10 hours'

9 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The director of the FBI has said that the bureau opens a new investigation tied to the Chinese government "every 10 hours." FBI Director Christopher Wray...
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Bitcoin edges up in volatile trade after tumbling from record highs scored after Coinbase listing

Bitcoin edges up in volatile trade after tumbling from record highs scored after Coinbase listing

11 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Bitcoin edged up in volatile trade on Thursday after having fallen by as much as 3.9% from record highs reached the previous day following the public...
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Northway remains closed as repairs continue on bridge

11 minutes ago   |   Times Union

Repairs were still being made to a damaged Northway overpass Thursday morning and there was no sign the highway had been opened yet between southbound exits 9 and 8A. The state...
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German health officials warn urgent action needed as Covid situation ‘is coming to a head'

German health officials warn urgent action needed as Covid situation ‘is coming to a head'

15 minutes ago   |   RT

German Health Minister Jens Spahn has called on regional administrations to introduce stricter measures to contain a dangerous third wave of Covid, warning officials know from...
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The Law Is Rigged Against You if You Want to Unionize

23 minutes ago   |   NY Times

Our system of labor law and regulations has too strongly tilted the playing field in favor of companies.
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JPMorgan just announced a $2.5 trillion climate and sustainable development push. The bank's global head of sustainability walked us through how it will work

JPMorgan just announced a $2.5 trillion climate and sustainable development push. The bank's global head of sustainability walked us through how it will work

25 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The biggest US bank just announced a sweeping initiative to help with trillions in investment to promote climate responsibility, sustainable...
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Jobless claims will offer a gauge of the pandemic's continuing toll

29 minutes ago   |   NY Times

Claims for the next few months could remain much higher than they were before the pandemic as the labor market adjusts to a new normal.
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Texas' highest criminal court tosses death sentence of Raymond Riles, state's longest-serving death row inmate

35 minutes ago   |   ABC

Raymond Riles, first sent to death row in 1976, has been deemed mentally incompetent for execution repeatedly in his decades there.
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Democrats to unveil bill to expand US Supreme Court by four justices

Democrats to unveil bill to expand US Supreme Court by four justices

WASHINGTON - Congressional Democrats plan to introduce legislation on Thursday to expand the U.S. Supreme Court by four justices, a proposal aimed at breaking the conservative... Read more ...

US poised to announce sanctions on Russia in response to SolarWinds hack

US poised to announce sanctions on Russia in response to SolarWinds hack

In response to a massive hacking campaign that breached vital federal agencies, and believed to have been aimed at stealing government information, the Biden administration is... Read more ...

Tokyo Games: Officials say cancelation, no fans still option

Tokyo Games: Officials say cancelation, no fans still option

TOKYO - Two top officials of Japan's ruling LDP party on Thursday said radical changes could be coming to the Tokyo Olympics. One went as far to suggest they still could be... Read more ...

Luca Doncic's 3-pointer at buzzer leads Mavericks past Grizzlies

Luca Doncic's 3-pointer at buzzer leads Mavericks past Grizzlies

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Luka Doncic hit a leaning, lunging 3-pointer as time expired to give the Dallas Mavericks a 114-113 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night... Read more ...

Rep. Matt Gaetz's Woes Deepen As New Report Details Associate's Shady Venmo...

Rep. Matt Gaetz's Woes Deepen As New Report Details Associate's Shady Venmo Payments

Joel Greenberg made more than 150 payments to dozens of women, including a minor, The Daily Beast reported. Read more ...

White Sox's Carlos Rodon completes no-hitter after losing perfect game in...

White Sox's Carlos Rodon completes no-hitter after losing perfect game in 9th to HBP

Carlos Rodon is all the way back after elbow and shoulder issues the past two years. Read more ...

White Sox LHP Rodón loses perfect game on HBP in 9th

White Sox LHP Rodón loses perfect game on HBP in 9th

CHICAGO - Chicago White Sox left-hander Carlos Rodón has lost his bid for a perfect game when he hit Cleveland's Roberto Pérez in the foot with a pitch with one out in the... Read more ...

Ennis, Carter Jr. come up big as Magic beat Bulls 115-106

Ennis, Carter Jr. come up big as Magic beat Bulls 115-106

CHICAGO - James Ennis scored 22 points, Wendell Carter Jr. added 19 points and 12 rebounds, and the Orlando Magic snapped a six-game losing streak by beating the Chicago Bulls... Read more ...

US set to sanction a dozen Russian individuals, 24 entities for influencing...

US set to sanction a dozen Russian individuals, 24 entities for influencing the 2020 election, SolarWinds hack

Summary List Placement The US government is set to impose sanctions on around a dozen Russian government and intelligence officials, as well as 20 entities linked to Russian... Read more ...

Polanco hits early HR off Musgrove, Pirates beat Padres 5-1

Polanco hits early HR off Musgrove, Pirates beat Padres 5-1

Polanco hit a solo shot into the right-field stands in the second inning. That ended a 32-inning scoreless streak by Musgrove that dated to last season when he was still with... Read more ...