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$24 billion USDA pandemic relief program failed to help most farmers

31 minutes ago   |   Times Union

To help farmers financially endure a pandemic that upended agricultural markets, supply chains and labor practices, Congress created a special relief program through the U.S...
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FOX News Rundown Extra: The Battles Over ‘Court Packing' And Elections Are Intensifying

2 hours ago   |   FOX News

With control of both the White House and Congress, Democrats feel the time if right to push their bold agenda items. That was evident earlier this week when they called for the...
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'This violence must end': Calls for action on Capitol Hill after latest mass shooting

'This violence must end': Calls for action on Capitol Hill after latest mass shooting

11 hours ago   |   WGN TV

WASHINGTON - Reactions were swift in Washington on Friday after a mass shooting at a FedEx facility in Indiana left several people dead and several others injured. "There is no...
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President Biden calls repeated gun related tragedies ‘a national embarrassment'

11 hours ago   |   NBC News

President Biden has already called for lowering flags three times in his first 100 days in office. The president has authorized executive actions related to gun sales, but is...
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How Congress is pushing for our schools to teach racialist anti-Americanism

How Congress is pushing for our schools to teach racialist anti-Americanism

18 hours ago   |   New York Post

Congress has been busy introducing bills supposedly to improve American civics education but really to stoke anti-American neo-racism. In classic top-down fashion and with...
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US mass shootings ‘a national embarrassment': Biden

1 day ago   |   Al Jazeera

After another mass shooting in the US, the president calls on Congress to ban military-style 'assault' weapons.
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Raul Castro resigns, ending era of family communist rule in Cuba

Raul Castro resigns, ending era of family communist rule in Cuba

1 day ago   |   New York Post   |   4 articles

HAVANA - Raul Castro said Friday he is resigning as head of Cuba's Communist Party, ending an era of formal leadership by he and his brother Fidel Castro that began with the...
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Afghanistan War Coming To An End

1 day ago   |   FOX News

This Week: President Biden announced the U.S. will withdraw all of its troops from Afghanistan by September 11 th 2021, saying it's time to end America's longest war. The...
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Raul Castro confirms he's resigning, ending long era in Cuba

1 day ago   |   ABC   |   4 articles

Castro made the announcement Friday in a speech at the opening of the Eighth congress of the ruling party, the only one allowed on the island.
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Federal prosecutors secure first guilty plea in cases stemming from Jan. 6 Capitol riot

1 day ago   |   NBC News   |   3 articles

Jon Schaffer, a member of the Oath Keepers, is expected to plead guilty to unlawfully entering Congress and obstructing an official proceeding.
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3 killed, 2 injured in Kenosha County bar shooting

3 killed, 2 injured in Kenosha County bar shooting

SOMERS, Wis. - Three people were killed and two people were seriously injured in a shooting early Sunday morning at Somers House Tavern in Somers, Wisconsin, according to... Read more ...

This woman has lovingly made more than 1,500 special masks for kids at a...

This woman has lovingly made more than 1,500 special masks for kids at a Missouri hospital

Chris Huff is a retired nurse, mother of four, grandmother and quilter who is going through her fabric fast. Read more ...

'A wonderful opportunity': Mars helicopter historic flight could happen on...

'A wonderful opportunity': Mars helicopter historic flight could happen on Monday

"It should take us about six seconds to climb to our maximum height for this first flight. When we hit 10 feet, Ingenuity will go into a hover that should last - if all goes... Read more ...

‘They both suck': Jake Paul destroys ex-UFC star Ben Askren on widely-mocked...

‘They both suck': Jake Paul destroys ex-UFC star Ben Askren on widely-mocked ‘wild day for boxing' featuring Justin Bieber

YouTuber-turned-boxer Jake Paul wiped out Ben Askren in the first round of the ex-MMA fighter's first boxing match, providing a suitably farcical ending to a night that was... Read more ...

Robert Whittaker dominates Kelvin Gastelum in UFC bout

Robert Whittaker dominates Kelvin Gastelum in UFC bout

Robert Whittaker overwhelmed Kelvin Gastelum in every facet, cruising to a unanimous decision in their UFC middleweight main event Saturday night in Las Vegas. Whittaker... Read more ...

US and China agree to cooperate on climate crisis

US and China agree to cooperate on climate crisis

SEOUL, South Korea - The United States and China, the world's two biggest carbon polluters, agreed to cooperate to curb climate change with urgency, just days before President... Read more ...

Maxine Waters attends protest over police killing of Daunte Wright

Maxine Waters attends protest over police killing of Daunte Wright

Fiery California Rep. Maxine Waters joined hundreds of angry protesters who thronged Brooklyn Center, Minnesota early Sunday, all breaking the 11 p.m. curfew together during a... Read more ...

FedEx shooter Brandon Scott Hole bought guns legally last year: police

FedEx shooter Brandon Scott Hole bought guns legally last year: police

The former FedEx worker who murdered eight people in Indianapolis legally bought the two weapons he used, police said Saturday night - even though he should have been barred... Read more ...

Protesters gather in Raleigh Saturday to oppose recent police shootings

Protesters gather in Raleigh Saturday to oppose recent police shootings

Protesters are fueled by the outrage of recent police shootings that resulted in the deaths of minorities, including 20-year-old Daunte Wright and 13-year-old Adam Toledo. Read more ...

Charlestown's Kiyaunta Goodwin commits to Kentucky

Charlestown's Kiyaunta Goodwin commits to Kentucky

Four-star offensive tackle commits to Kentucky on Saturday. He chose UK over Alabama, Clemson, Ohio State and Michigan State Read more ...