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Delta Pilots Will Study Proposed Deal As Clock Ticks On Possible Oct. 1 Layoffs

8 hours ago   |   Forbes

Delta pilots say they will pause consideration of a tentative contract agreement while Congress decides whether to extend financial support for airline workers past Wednesday.
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The reason Supreme Court vacancies are getting so heated is because Congress can't get anything done, according to one legal expert

The reason Supreme Court vacancies are getting so heated is because Congress can't get anything done, according to one legal expert

20 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Less than two hours after Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death was announced, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell declared that President...
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Oregon lawmakers demand answers after a report alleges that the Trump administration spied on protesters' electronic communication

Oregon lawmakers demand answers after a report alleges that the Trump administration spied on protesters' electronic communication

23 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The Trump administration may have violated the US Constitution by illegally spying on protesters in Portland, four Oregon lawmakers charged in a letter...
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First-term Rep. Sharice Davids faces Republican Amanda Adkins in Kansas' 3rd Congressional District

First-term Rep. Sharice Davids faces Republican Amanda Adkins in Kansas' 3rd Congressional District

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   16 articles

Summary List Placement First-term Democratic Rep. Sharice Davids looks to retain her House seat against Amanda Adkins in Kansas' 3rd Congressional District. The...
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Rep. Richard Hudson competes against Patricia Timmons-Goodson in North Carolina's 8th Congressional District

Rep. Richard Hudson competes against Patricia Timmons-Goodson in North Carolina's 8th Congressional District

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   16 articles

Summary List Placement Democrat Patricia Timmons-Goodson looks to unseat four-term Rep. Richard Hudson in North Carolina's 8th Congressional District. The candidates Hudson is...
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J.D. Scholten and Randy Feenstra vie for a seat in Iowa's 4th Congressional District following Rep. Steve King's primary loss

J.D. Scholten and Randy Feenstra vie for a seat in Iowa's 4th Congressional District following Rep. Steve King's primary loss

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Democrat J.D. Scholten will square off against Republican Randy Feenstra to represent Iowa's 4th Congressional District this November. The...
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First-term Rep. Jason Crow squares off against Steve House in Colorado's 6th Congressional District

First-term Rep. Jason Crow squares off against Steve House in Colorado's 6th Congressional District

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   16 articles

Summary List Placement First-term Rep. Jason Crow looks to retain his seat against Republican Steve House in Colorado's 6th Congressional District. The candidates Crow is a...
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Dow soars 359 points as investors buy the dip in tech stocks

Dow soars 359 points as investors buy the dip in tech stocks

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Major US stock indexes climbed on Friday, driven by a surge in technology stocks. Still, Friday's increase wasn't enough to lift them into positive...
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Rep. Vern Buchanan looks to retain his longtime seat against Margaret Good in Florida's 16th Congressional District

Rep. Vern Buchanan looks to retain his longtime seat against Margaret Good in Florida's 16th Congressional District

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   16 articles

Summary List Placement Rep. Vern Buchanan looks to retain his long-held seat against Democrat Margaret Good in Florida's 16th Congressional District. The candidates Buchanan...
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First-term Rep. Donna Shalala fights to defend her seat against Republican Maria Elvira Salazar in Florida's 27th Congressional District

First-term Rep. Donna Shalala fights to defend her seat against Republican Maria Elvira Salazar in Florida's 27th Congressional District

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   16 articles

Summary List Placement First-term Democratic Rep. Donna Shalala looks to defend her House seat from Republican challenger Maria Elvira Salazar in Florida's 27th Congressional...
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The UK pledged more than $700 million to ensure a COVID-19 vaccine is...

The UK pledged more than $700 million to ensure a COVID-19 vaccine is distributed fairly across the world

Summary List Placement British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said the UK would pledge £571 million to ensure the COVID-19 vaccine would get distributed to the world's poorest... Read more ...

Amy Coney Barrett's expected nomination means a more conservative Supreme...

Amy Coney Barrett's expected nomination means a more conservative Supreme Court is primed to weaken or nix Roe v. Wade. Here are 18 abortion cases in the pipeline to the high court

Summary List Placement Roe v. Wade could soon be history. Much of it anyway, as Republicans eye the real possibility of a 6-3 conservative majority Supreme Court that could... Read more ...

A Black fourth grader was suspended for having a BB gun visible in his...

A Black fourth grader was suspended for having a BB gun visible in his online class

Summary List Placement A Louisiana school suspended and nearly expelled a fourth-grader for unintentionally showing a BB gun during his virtual class. Ka Mauri Harrison, a... Read more ...

First-term Rep. Jim Hagedorn faces Democrat Daniel Feehan in rematch to...

First-term Rep. Jim Hagedorn faces Democrat Daniel Feehan in rematch to represent Minnesota's 1st Congressional District

Summary List Placement First-term Rep. Jim Hagedorn looks to defend his new seat against Democratic challenger Dan Feehan in Minnesota's 1st Congressional District. The two... Read more ...

New DOJ Filing: TikTok's Owner Is 'A Mouthpiece' Of Chinese Communist Party

New DOJ Filing: TikTok's Owner Is 'A Mouthpiece' Of Chinese Communist Party

In a new court filing, the Trump administration offers its most thorough explanation to date of why it considers the hit video-sharing app a national security threat. (Image... Read more ...

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam and his wife test positive for coronavirus as...

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam and his wife test positive for coronavirus as health officials warn against Trump's scheduled campaign rally

Summary List Placement Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced on Friday that he and his wife, Pamela, have tested positive for coronavirus, mere hours before President Donald... Read more ...

FBI arrests two ISIS sympathizers for plotting ‘Netflix worthy' attacks on...

FBI arrests two ISIS sympathizers for plotting ‘Netflix worthy' attacks on Trump Tower & Wall Street

The FBI arrested and charged two Americans for plotting “Netflix worthy” terrorist attacks on high-profile targets like Trump Tower and the New York Stock Exchange in the hopes... Read more ...

Pritzker administration warns of 20% income tax hike if graduated tax...

Pritzker administration warns of 20% income tax hike if graduated tax amendment doesn't pass

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - State Republicans and Democrats are attacking each other over the graduated-rate tax amendment. Gov. JB Pritzker's officer said Thursday if voters don't... Read more ...

Trump's chief of staff goes after the FBI director for not echoing the...

Trump's chief of staff goes after the FBI director for not echoing the president's baseless claims on voter fraud

Summary List Placement White House chief of staff Mark Meadows on Friday attacked FBI Director Christopher Wray over his testimony to senators the day prior that threw cold... Read more ...

How to change the default email app on an iPhone using iOS 14, so that you...

How to change the default email app on an iPhone using iOS 14, so that you can send emails from the app of your choice

Summary List Placement Since the very first iPhone , Apple has never allowed users to change their default email app. It's always been Mail - the plain white envelope icon that... Read more ...