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Senator Bernie Sanders Says Dems Will Use Budget Reconciliation To Pass COVID-19 Relief

Senator Bernie Sanders Says Dems Will Use Budget Reconciliation To Pass COVID-19 Relief

3 minutes ago   |   The Huffington Post

The budget reconciliation process would allow Democrats to enact the coronavirus legislation with the support of a simple majority.
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Anthony Fauci Says Trump Used To Scold Him For Not Being 'More Positive' About COVID-19

Anthony Fauci Says Trump Used To Scold Him For Not Being 'More Positive' About COVID-19

3 minutes ago   |   The Huffington Post

In an interview with The New York Times, the infectious disease expert described what it was really like to work for the 45th president.
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Biden to ban travel from South Africa, reinstate restrictions on Brazil and U.K

Biden to ban travel from South Africa, reinstate restrictions on Brazil and U.K

21 minutes ago   |   Politico   |   3 articles

President Joe Biden will issue another round of Covid-related travel restrictions, including a new ban on most non-U.S. citizens traveling from South Africa and a reinstated...
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19 bodies found burned and shot in Mexico

19 bodies found burned and shot in Mexico

29 minutes ago   |   New York Post

Mexican police found 19 bodies - many of them burned and shot - in a remote area near the US border that is known for drug smuggling violence. Authorities said the bodies were...
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Massachusetts total coronavirus cases surpass 500,000; U.S. cases eclipse 25 million

29 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

Massachusetts on Sunday surpassed 500,000 total recorded coronavirus cases since the first case was reported in the state last February, as the U.S. eclipsed 25 million virus...
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Key, Davis lift No. 25 Lady Vols past No. 12 Kentucky 70-53

31 minutes ago   |   Saint Louis Today

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - Tamari Key scored a career-high 19 points on 8-of-10 shooting, Rennia Davis added 15 points and a career-high 20 rebounds, and No. 25 Tennessee throttled No...
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Collier leads Texas over No. 24 Iowa State women 70-59

33 minutes ago   |   NBC Sports

Charli Collier had 22 points and 19 rebounds, and Texas pulled away in the third quarter and beat No. 24 Iowa State 70-59 on Saturday, snapping the Cyclones' four-game winning...
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COVID-19 hospitalizations in Mass. below 2,000 for first time in over a month

COVID-19 hospitalizations in Mass. below 2,000 for first time in over a month

39 minutes ago   |   WCVB

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health has released the latest COVID-19 case numbers for the state.
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Dallas Mayor On Vaccine Rollout Plans For Residents

47 minutes ago   |   NPR

NPR's Michel Martin speaks with Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson about the city's plans to distribute COVID-19 vaccines to residents, especially underserved and vulnerable communities.
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Florida reports 9,535 new COVID-19 cases as US infections top 25 million

53 minutes ago   |   Orlando Sentinel

The Florida Department of Health reported 129 more resident deaths linked to COVID-19 on Sunday along with 9,535 new positive cases. To date, 1,649,449 people have been...
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Miami Heat to use COVID-19-sniffing dogs to screen fans at basketball games

Miami Heat to use COVID-19-sniffing dogs to screen fans at basketball games

Starting this week, a limited number of ticket holders will be in the seats as well. And they'll have to get past the dogs before gaining admittance. Read more ...

More GOP Senators Opposing Impeachment Trial

More GOP Senators Opposing Impeachment Trial

A growing number of Republican senators say they oppose holding an impeachment trial, the AP reports, a sign of the dimming chances that former President Donald Trump will be... Read more ...

Biden to ban travel from South Africa, reinstate restrictions on Brazil and U.K

Biden to ban travel from South Africa, reinstate restrictions on Brazil and U.K

President Joe Biden will issue another round of Covid-related travel restrictions, including a new ban on most non-U.S. citizens traveling from South Africa and a reinstated... Read more ...

Boston finishes strong, No. 4 So. Carolina tops LSU 69-65

Boston finishes strong, No. 4 So. Carolina tops LSU 69-65

Gamecocks improve to 7-0 in SEC play Read more ...

Biden attends Mass at DC church, stops at bagel shop on way back to White House

Biden attends Mass at DC church, stops at bagel shop on way back to White House

President Biden attended Mass on the first Sunday after he entered the White House - and then stopped on the ride back at a popular D.C. bagel joint. The nation's second... Read more ...

Suter scores first 3 NHL goals as Blackhawks beat Red Wings

Suter scores first 3 NHL goals as Blackhawks beat Red Wings

CHICAGO - Pius Suter scored his first three NHL goals, Kevin Lankinen made 25 saves and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Detroit Red Wings 6-2 on Sunday for their second... Read more ...

Illinois health officials report 3,292 new cases of COVID-19, 40 deaths

Illinois health officials report 3,292 new cases of COVID-19, 40 deaths

CHICAGO - Illinois health officials reported 3,292 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 Sunday, including 40 additional deaths. The deaths were reported in the... Read more ...

Pirates acquire four players after trading pitcher Jameson Taillon to the...

Pirates acquire four players after trading pitcher Jameson Taillon to the New York Yankees

The newest Pirates players include right-handed pitcher Roansy Contreras, infielder Maikol Escotto, outfielder Canaan Smith and right-handed pitcher Miguel Yajure. Read more ...

Rangers benching Jack Johnson, Brendan Lemieux against Penguins

Rangers benching Jack Johnson, Brendan Lemieux against Penguins

Rangers head coach David Quinn opted to take Brendan Lemieux and Jack Johnson, both of whom had played all four games so far this season, out of the lineup for Sunday's rematch... Read more ...

Washington Monument closes due to COVID-19 pandemic

Washington Monument closes due to COVID-19 pandemic

The Washington Monument will close in a bid to help stem the tide of the COVID-19 pandemic, the National Parks Service said. The 555-foot marble obelisk tower, the construction... Read more ...