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Biden to raise Trump's refugee cap after blowback

Biden to raise Trump's refugee cap after blowback

3 hours ago   |   Politico

The Biden administration on Friday afternoon said it will raise the refugee cap by mid-May, a move that comes after swift backlash over an earlier announcement that it would...
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Biden Keeps Trump's Cap on Refugees

Biden Keeps Trump's Cap on Refugees

4 hours ago   |   Newser   |   2 articles

President Biden on Friday signed an emergency determination to speed refugee admissions to the US, but he kept his predecessor's historically low cap of 15,000 refugees for...
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Home Showcase: Rozzie reno packs in value

5 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The Boston-area real estate market is a competitive sport this year and a spiffed-up single-family in Roslindale with outdoor space and parking under a million is a coveted...
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Biden to keep in place Trump's refugee cap

Biden to keep in place Trump's refugee cap

8 hours ago   |   Politico   |   4 articles

The Biden administration will keep in place the historically low refugee cap set by former President Donald Trump, a senior administration official said Friday. President Joe...
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Big Business Is a Reliable Friend of the Republican Party

9 hours ago   |   The New Republic

On Wednesday, The Wall Street Journal published a remarkable editorial framed as a breakup letter with corporate America. “We have supported big business, including Amazon and...
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Feds investing $1.7B in genomic sequencing to track coronavirus variants

10 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   4 articles

An investment of $1.7 billion from the American Rescue Plan will be used to track down coronavirus variants as they emerge and spread, White House officials announced...
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US setting up $1.7B national network to track virus variants

11 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   4 articles

WASHINGTON - The U.S. is setting up a $1.7 billion national network to identify and track worrisome coronavirus mutations whose spread could trigger another pandemic wave, the...
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MEFA offering help to students, families navigating FAFSA

16 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The pandemic created financial and social hardships for Massachusetts families, including lost employment and isolation from loved ones. For high school seniors, the disrupted...
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Alabama woman's case becomes test of federal anti-riot law

Alabama woman's case becomes test of federal anti-riot law

1 day ago   |   Politico

MOBILE, Ala.- The Justice Department dispatched one of its senior counterterrorism prosecutors for a court showdown Thursday over an event that rarely makes its way to federal...
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Democrats agonize over game theory on Biden's $2T-plus spending plan

Democrats agonize over game theory on Biden's $2T-plus spending plan

1 day ago   |   Politico

Joe Biden is rolling out his multitrillion-dollar spending package in two parts, hoping to market its sweeping scope as infrastructure both concrete and human. Now Republicans...
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Feds hit Roger Stone with $2 million tax suit

Feds hit Roger Stone with $2 million tax suit

The Justice Department is suing political strategist and longtime Donald Trump adviser Roger Stone for almost $2 million in unpaid taxes, penalties and interest, dating back... Read more ...

Roger Stone sued by federal government for nearly $2 million in unpaid taxes...

Roger Stone sued by federal government for nearly $2 million in unpaid taxes and interest

Summary List Placement Former GOP strategist Roger Stone was sued Friday by the federal government for nearly $2 million in unpaid taxes, interest, and penalties. The complaint... Read more ...

Biden Keeps Trump's Cap on Refugees

Biden Keeps Trump's Cap on Refugees

President Biden on Friday signed an emergency determination to speed refugee admissions to the US, but he kept his predecessor's historically low cap of 15,000 refugees for... Read more ...

Jerry Falwell Jr.'s infamous photo with his pants unzipped was taken during...

Jerry Falwell Jr.'s infamous photo with his pants unzipped was taken during a yacht party honoring a raunchy TV show, lawsuit says

Summary List Placement A lawsuit Liberty University filed Friday against Jerry Falwell Jr., its former president, details the circumstances behind a controversial photo Falwell... Read more ...

Jerry Falwell Jr. gave himself a $12.5 million raise while hiding scandalous...

Jerry Falwell Jr. gave himself a $12.5 million raise while hiding scandalous details about his personal life, Liberty University lawsuit alleges

Summary List Placement Liberty University has filed a lawsuit against its former president, Jerry Falwell Jr., previously one of the most influential figures in the U.S... Read more ...

Biden to keep in place Trump's refugee cap

Biden to keep in place Trump's refugee cap

The Biden administration will keep in place the historically low refugee cap set by former President Donald Trump, a senior administration official said Friday. President Joe... Read more ...

Biden renews calls for gun reform after Indianapolis shooting

Biden renews calls for gun reform after Indianapolis shooting

President Joe Biden on Friday called gun violence an “epidemic” in the U.S. and renewed calls on Congress to bring gun reform legislation to his desk in the wake of yet another... Read more ...

Capitol riot defendant will plead guilty, cooperate with government

Capitol riot defendant will plead guilty, cooperate with government

Jon Schaffer, a heavy metal guitarist and self-described "lifetime member" of the Oath Keepers, on Friday became the first Capitol rioter to plead guilty to charges based on... Read more ...

Russia is expelling 10 US diplomats in retaliation to Biden's latest...

Russia is expelling 10 US diplomats in retaliation to Biden's latest sanctions and amid Ukraine tensions

Summary List Placement The Kremlin is expelling 10 US diplomats in response to the Biden administration's latest sanctions, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Friday... Read more ...

Facebook oversight board delays decision on Trump ban to 'the coming weeks'

Facebook oversight board delays decision on Trump ban to 'the coming weeks'

Facebook's oversight board has delayed a ruling on whether to reinstate former President Donald Trump's account to “the coming weeks." Why it's postponing: The board, made up... Read more ...