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Letitia James, NY attorney general, files lawsuit over nuclear plant shutdown plan

Letitia James, NY attorney general, files lawsuit over nuclear plant shutdown plan

3 minutes ago   |   New York Post

New York Attorney General Letitia James filed a lawsuit against the Nuclear Regulatory Commission on Friday for denying the state a public hearing over the dismantling of the...
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Trump reportedly worked with a Justice Department lawyer in a plot to appoint a loyalist as acting attorney general to help him overturn the election

Trump reportedly worked with a Justice Department lawyer in a plot to appoint a loyalist as acting attorney general to help him overturn the election

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Donald Trump reportedly plotted with a Justice Department lawyer to oust acting Attorney General Jeffrey Rosen so he could place a loyalist who would put...
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Diplomats contact Canadian held for over 2 years in China

2 hours ago   |   ABC News

Canada says its officials have met online with former diplomat Michael Kovrig, who has been held in China for more than two years in a case related to an executive of Chinese...
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‘What happened to the PLAN?' Biden roasted after claiming ‘nothing we can do to change pandemic's trajectory'

‘What happened to the PLAN?' Biden roasted after claiming ‘nothing we can do to change pandemic's trajectory'

2 hours ago   |   RT

US President Joe Biden was pilloried online after saying he is powerless to change the “trajectory” of the coronavirus pandemic in the coming months, directly at odds with...
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Red Sox in agreement with 2B/CF Kike Hernandez, per reports

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

Kike Hernandez, the energetic utility man who won a World Series with the Dodgers last October, is joining the Red Sox. Finally, the Sox have landed an impact player as they...
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'Dollars are going to people in need': Local relief agencies optimistic over new executive orders

'Dollars are going to people in need': Local relief agencies optimistic over new executive orders

3 hours ago   |   KETV

President Biden signed an executive order Friday asking the U.S. Department of Agriculture to expand food assistance benefits like SNAP and P-EBT.
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Chicago Blackhawks beat the Detroit Red Wings 4-1 for their 1st win of the season in their home opener

3 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune   |   3 articles

Patrick Kane and Andrew Shaw scored power-play goals and Kevin Lankinen made 30 saves to spark the Chicago Blackhawks to their first win of the season, a 4-1 victory over the...
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President Biden's executive order could impact hunger in Central Florida

President Biden's executive order could impact hunger in Central Florida

4 hours ago   |   WESH

Biden is asking the U.S. Department of Agriculture to increase benefits available to families who are normally reliant on school meals by 15% .
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To Revive Manhattan, Wall Street Offers Help With Vaccinations

4 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Wall Street is getting antsy again to bring back New York workers and reinvigorate a battered city.
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Joseph M. Scheidler, ‘Godfather' of the Anti-Abortion Movement, Dies at 93

4 hours ago   |   NY Times

A former ad executive, he pioneered a militant style of direct-action protest during the 1980s before winning a decades-long lawsuit that accused him of racketeering and extortion.
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The Mega Millions jackpot is $1 billion; here are the winning numbers

The Mega Millions jackpot is $1 billion; here are the winning numbers

The Mega Millions jackpot is estimated to be worth a staggering $1 billion . Read more ...

Reaction to the death of baseball great Hank Aaron

Reaction to the death of baseball great Hank Aaron

Here are some of the reactions from people, from former presidents to legendary baseball players, following the death of one-time home run king Hank Aaron. Read more ...

Texas sues Biden administration over halt to deportations

Texas sues Biden administration over halt to deportations

The lawsuit comes before President Biden even reached his first weekend in the White House. Read more ...

$1 billion Mega Millions prize up for grabs

$1 billion Mega Millions prize up for grabs

Feeling lucky? The jackpot for the Mega Millions lottery game has grown to $1 billion ahead of Friday night's drawing. Read more ...

Broadcast legend Tom Brokaw retiring from NBC News after 55 years

Broadcast legend Tom Brokaw retiring from NBC News after 55 years

Veteran anchor Tom Brokaw is formally retiring after 55 years with NBC News, he announced Friday. Read more ...

3 dead in military helicopter crash were experienced pilots

3 dead in military helicopter crash were experienced pilots

Officials say the three National Guard members killed when a helicopter crashed in an upstate New York field this week were experienced pilots with past deployments to Afghanistan. Read more ...

Austin wins Senate confirmation as 1st Black Pentagon chief

Austin wins Senate confirmation as 1st Black Pentagon chief

Lloyd J. Austin, the West Point graduate who rose to the Army's elite ranks and marched through racial barriers in a 41-year career, has won Senate confirmation to become the... Read more ...

Hank Aaron, Baseball's Legendary Slugger, Dies At 86

Hank Aaron, Baseball's Legendary Slugger, Dies At 86

"Hammerin' Hank" was 86. He shattered Babe Ruth's home run record in 1974. (Image credit: Hulton Archive/Getty Images) Read more ...

NFL to allow 22,000 fans at Super Bowl LV, including 7,500 vaccinated health...

NFL to allow 22,000 fans at Super Bowl LV, including 7,500 vaccinated health care workers

The 7,500 vaccinated health care workers will get free tickets. Read more ...

McConnell seeks to push Trump impeachment trial to February

McConnell seeks to push Trump impeachment trial to February

McConnell on Thursday proposed delaying the trial until February to give the former president time to prepare and review his case. Read more ...