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Kushner to Lead U.S. Delegation to Middle East as Tensions Simmer

1 hour ago   |   Bloomberg   |   2 articles

Jared Kushner, senior adviser to President Donald Trump, will travel to Saudi Arabia and Qatar this week in a bid to ease tensions in the region, including the ongoing rift...
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Fauci: ‘Surge upon a surge' possible in weeks ahead

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald

The nation's top infectious disease expert said Sunday that the U.S. may see “surge upon a surge” of the coronavirus in the weeks after Thanksgiving, and he does not expect...
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Hawaii touts opportunity to work remote, with a view

4 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

HONOLULU - Software engineer Raymond Berger begins his work day at 5 a.m., before the sun comes up over Hawaii. Rising early is necessary because the company he works for is in...
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Bolsonaro Delays Congratulating Biden on Fraud Allegations

5 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said he'll hold off congratulating Joe Biden on his election victory, echoing U.S. President Donald Trump in alleging fraud at the polls.
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Surgeon General makes plea: Wearing a mask ‘will protect my mother'

Surgeon General makes plea: Wearing a mask ‘will protect my mother'

10 hours ago   |   Politico

U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams made clear on Sunday that mask-wearing is personal to him. In an interview on “Fox News Sunday,” Adams cited his hospitalized mother as a...
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Iran Says It Won't ‘Fall in Trap' of Scuttling Future U.S. Talks

11 hours ago   |   Bloomberg


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Iran newspaper: Strike Haifa if Israel killed scientist

14 hours ago   |   Politico

TEHRAN, Iran - An opinion piece published by a hard-line Iranian newspaper on Sunday suggested Iran should attack the Israeli port city of Haifa if Israel carried out the...
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Millions of workers poised to lose access to paid leave as virus spikes

Millions of workers poised to lose access to paid leave as virus spikes

14 hours ago   |   Politico

Tens of millions of workers stand to lose access to federally mandated paid sick and family leave at the end of December, compounding the hardship over the surging pandemic for...
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Biden could learn from Trump on helping U.S. businesses

15 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Joe Biden will be his own president and is not obliged to continue the policies of President Trump but he should take a note from the Trump playbook when it comes to helping...
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Here's to John ‘Butchie' Brennan, the last mayor of Chelsea

15 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

If there's one word no one would ever associate with politics in the city of Chelsea, it's “integrity.” But that's exactly the noun the local newspaper used in its obituary for...
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Joe Biden Injures Himself

Joe Biden Injures Himself

President-elect Joe Biden twisted his ankle while playing with one of his dogs and will be examined by a doctor "out of an abundance of caution," his office said Sunday, per... Read more ...

Every Senior Member Of The Biden-Harris Communications Team Will Be A Woman

Every Senior Member Of The Biden-Harris Communications Team Will Be A Woman

The president-elect said the group brings "diverse perspectives to their work and a shared commitment to building this country back better.” Read more ...

Joe Biden Twists Ankle While Playing With Dog, Will Be Examined By Orthopedist

Joe Biden Twists Ankle While Playing With Dog, Will Be Examined By Orthopedist

The president-elect's office said Biden would be examined out of an abundance of caution. Read more ...

Pennsylvania high court tosses lawmaker's petition to halt election...

Pennsylvania high court tosses lawmaker's petition to halt election certification

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Saturday threw out a suit filed by a Republican lawmaker seeking to pause certification of the state's election results, in another blow to... Read more ...

Melania Shops Around Book Deal, Source says

Melania Shops Around Book Deal, Source says

Melania Trump is apparently shopping around a book deal with the full support of her husband, Business Insider reports. "Melania is in meetings to write her White House... Read more ...

Biden unveils diverse economic team as challenges to economy grow

Biden unveils diverse economic team as challenges to economy grow

After facing criticism for the lack of diversity in his first round of hires, President-elect Joe Biden plans to announce three people of color for leading positions on his... Read more ...

Fox News Lets Trump Spew Lies Unchecked In First Interview Since Election Day

Fox News Lets Trump Spew Lies Unchecked In First Interview Since Election Day

Maria Bartiromo sat back and let the president push disinformation to her hundreds of thousands of viewers. Read more ...

Obama Gives Rapper the OK to Play Him in Biopic

Obama Gives Rapper the OK to Play Him in Biopic

Barack Obama has a message for Drake: Go for it. The former president appeared on 360 With Speedy Morman and said he's OK with the singer/rapper portraying him in a possible... Read more ...

Incoming GOP congresswoman to take aim at AOC with conservative 'squad'

Incoming GOP congresswoman to take aim at AOC with conservative 'squad'

An incoming congresswoman on Sunday promised a conservative answer to Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's “socialist squad” after a record number of Republican women were elected... Read more ...

Blunt deflects on calling Biden 'president-elect'

Blunt deflects on calling Biden 'president-elect'

Sen. Roy Blunt repeatedly declined to refer to Joe Biden as the “president-elect” on Sunday, despite acknowledgments from some fellow Senate Republicans colleagues who have... Read more ...