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Gov. Cuomo floats hosting his elderly mom for Thanksgiving, sparks uproar

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday said he may host his 89-year-old mother Matilda for Thanksgiving - after spending the last two weeks lecturing New Yorkers about staying home for the holiday and telling their loved ones to do the same because of the coronavirus pandemic. “The story is, my mom is going to come up...
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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo cancels his Thanksgiving plans, but 'don't tell his mom - she doesn't know yet'

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo cancels his Thanksgiving plans, but 'don't tell his mom - she doesn't know yet'

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo will not be having his 89-year-old mother and two of his daughters over for Thanksgiving, according to a senior adviser.
On Monday afternoon, Cuomo indicated he would be having a small dinner when asked about his plans in an interview on a local radio station.
"The story is, my mom is going to come up and two of my girls, but the plans change," Cuomo told WAMC radio, the NPR affiliate in New York's Capital Region.
A few hours later, Rich Azzopardi, a senior adviser to the governor, told Insider the dinner is off.
"As the Governor said, 'The...
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20-year-old US Army soldier charged with providing kill targets for ISIS...

20-year-old US Army soldier charged with providing kill targets for ISIS, plotting ways to attack the 9/11 Memorial in New York

Summary List Placement A 20-year-old US Army soldier was arrested on federal terrorism charges and is accused of trying to help ISIS to kill other service members in the Middle... Read more ...

'I don't know how some people sleep at night': Former Fox News host Shepard...

'I don't know how some people sleep at night': Former Fox News host Shepard Smith unloads on the network, calling out those who 'propagated the lies'

Summary List Placement Shepard Smith, the former Fox News host now anchoring his own show at CNBC, unloaded on his former employer in a new interview with CNN's Christiane... Read more ...

Amazon-backed Aurora just inked a major deal to put its self-driving...

Amazon-backed Aurora just inked a major deal to put its self-driving software in semi trucks

Summary List Placement Autonomous vehicle startup Aurora on Tuesday announced a key partnership that brings it closer to its goal of deploying self-driving trucks. The... Read more ...

Biden will move to implement his $2 trillion climate plan on day 1 to...

Biden will move to implement his $2 trillion climate plan on day 1 to bolster the economy and kick off the new administration's fight against climate change

Summary List Placement Climate change is at the top of President-elect Joe Biden's funding agenda once he assumes office on Wednesday, as the new administration looks to add... Read more ...

This pitch deck won cloud backup firm Rewind $15 million in funding

This pitch deck won cloud backup firm Rewind $15 million in funding

Summary List Placement Rewind, the Canadian cloud backup startup, just raised $15 million in a Series A funding round led by Inovia Capital. Founded in 2015, Toronto-based... Read more ...

The Biden rescue plan could boost 2021 GDP growth to 11.4%, JPMorgan global...

The Biden rescue plan could boost 2021 GDP growth to 11.4%, JPMorgan global chief strategist says

Summary List Placement President-elect Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion rescue plan could boost nominal GDP growth to 11.4% year-over-year by the end of 2021, says JPMorgan's David... Read more ...

A stunning art installation of nearly 200,000 US flags has filled the...

A stunning art installation of nearly 200,000 US flags has filled the National Mall, representing Americans who can't attend Biden's inauguration

Summary List Placement Ahead of President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration on Wednesday, nearly 200,000 American flags were installed on the National Mall, representing the tens... Read more ...

Trump Administration Declares China's Repression Of Uighurs 'Genocide'

Trump Administration Declares China's Repression Of Uighurs 'Genocide'

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said China committed “genocide and crimes against humanity” toward Uighur Muslims. Read more ...

Biden's Treasury pick Janet Yellen will urge Congress that now is the time...

Biden's Treasury pick Janet Yellen will urge Congress that now is the time to 'act big' on a stimulus package - and warns of a more painful recession without it

Summary List Placement Janet Yellen, President-elect Joe Biden's pick to head the Treasury, will urge lawmakers at her confirmation hearing that now is the time to "act big" on... Read more ...

Biden Treasury pick Janet Yellen says additional stimulus and expanded...

Biden Treasury pick Janet Yellen says additional stimulus and expanded unemployment insurance will provide the 'biggest bang for the buck'

Summary List Placement President-elect Joe Biden's pick for Treasury Secretary, Janet Yellen, says additional stimulus relief for those most in need coupled with expanded... Read more ...