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‘Better days are coming': Governor reflects on COVID-19 impact in State of the Commonwealth

‘Better days are coming': Governor reflects on COVID-19 impact in State of the Commonwealth

31 seconds ago   |   WCVB

In his annual address to Massachusetts residents, Gov. Charlie Baker discussed the progress that has been made during the pandemic, as well as the landmark police reform bill...
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Rosemount oil refinery considers building its own large solar farm

6 minutes ago   |   Star Tribune

The panels would produce electricity for the refinery, rare for an industrial site.
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CDC officials recommend opening schools with masks - but closing indoor dining and gyms

CDC officials recommend opening schools with masks - but closing indoor dining and gyms

6 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement US schools began closing their doors last spring amid a rise in coronavirus cases. The decision was based on the available science at the time, which...
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Capitol Riot Investigation Scrutinizes Role of Proud Boys

12 minutes ago   |   NY Times

Officials are trying to determine to what extent far-right groups planned the assault in advance.
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Las Vegas area jobless rate still highest in the state in December

26 minutes ago   |   Review Journal

The unemployment rate in the Las Vegas metropolitan area remained the highest in the state last month at 10.4 percent, even as the local economy adds more jobs, a new report shows.
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Nicklas Backstrom thinks 'everything can be better' this time against Islanders

30 minutes ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

The Capitals haven't forgotten their postseason loss to the Islanders.
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Harris County sheriff deputy injured in shooting

36 minutes ago   |   ABC

The suspect is reportedly on the run. Residents are being advised to avoid the area in north Houston.
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Storm timeline: Torrential rain, powerful winds moving into Bay Area

42 minutes ago   |   ABC

The strongest storm of this season is making its way into the Bay Area. Here's when you can expect showers and gusty winds where you live.
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Pennsylvania GOP pledges full allegiance to Trump

Pennsylvania GOP pledges full allegiance to Trump

44 minutes ago   |   Politico

PHILADELPHIA - Pennsylvania once stocked D.C. with a steady stream of establishment Republicans. Now, in the wake of Donald Trump's reelection defeat, it's better known for its...
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The PFT PM Championship Sunday awards

52 minutes ago   |   NBC Sports

For every Sunday of the regular season and the postseason, PFT PM issued weekly awards for offensive player of the week, defensive player of the week, rookie of the week, and...
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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 ...

US judge derails Biden's vaunted 100-day deportation freeze after Texas sues

US judge derails Biden's vaunted 100-day deportation freeze after Texas sues

A federal judge, citing a lawsuit by the Texas Attorney General, has issued a two-week temporary restraining order shutting down US President Joe Biden's effort to halt all... 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 ...

Rand Paul says Trump impeachment case is 'DEAD ON ARRIVAL' after 45 senators...

Rand Paul says Trump impeachment case is 'DEAD ON ARRIVAL' after 45 senators support his motion to declare trial unconstitutional

Only five Republican senators opposed a motion by colleague Rand Paul to declare Donald Trump's impeachment trial unconstitutional, signaling that Democrats won't have enough... 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 ...

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 ...

Apple issues new warning: Keep your iPhone at least 6 inches away from your...

Apple issues new warning: Keep your iPhone at least 6 inches away from your pacemaker

Apple is warning customers that its smartphones could interfere with medical devices. Read more ...

Judge orders video in Robert Kraft massage parlor case to be destroyed

Judge orders video in Robert Kraft massage parlor case to be destroyed

Police say recordings show Robert Kraft paying for sex acts at a Florida spa, but a misdemeanor solicitation charge against the New England Patriots owner was dropped. Read more ...