John O. McGinnis

A Year After Wuhan, There's No End in Sight

2 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Tomorrow is the first anniversary of the lockdown in Wuhan, when China got to grips with the outbreak of the coronavirus at its source.
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Biden's Student Loan Freeze Shows Path to Erase Billions of Debt

2 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Thanks to vagaries of the accounting world, Donald Trump's administration had a chance in the final weeks of the presidential race to cancel more than $200 billion of student...
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Biden Calls for ‘Wartime' Virus Fight as GOP Lawmakers Balk

2 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

President Joe Biden warned the nation to prepare for its darkest days in the yearlong pandemic, predicting that as many as 100,000 more Americans will die over the next month...
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Iran Starts Ramping Up Oil Production to Pre-Sanctions Levels

3 hours ago   |   Bloomberg


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Biden Seeks Immediate Help for Millions as Big Stimulus at Risk

3 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

President Joe Biden will mark his third day in office with executive actions to boost food assistance for impoverished Americans and use federal contracts as a step toward his...
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Review: ‘Painting With John' Teaches the Art of Living

4 hours ago   |   NY Times

John Lurie's eccentric HBO series is no Bob Ross how-to. Its lessons are stranger and deeper.
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‘We're having a right laugh': From TikTok sea shanties to Man City's Twitter, the football lads meme pals enjoy their rise to fame

‘We're having a right laugh': From TikTok sea shanties to Man City's Twitter, the football lads meme pals enjoy their rise to fame

4 hours ago   |   RT

When four friends took a photo after a train trip between two English cities on a drunken day out, the idea of the snap ending up on a Manchester City team news announcement to...
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Eastern Massachusetts high school scores and highlights from Thursday

4 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

THURSDAY'S RESULTS BOYS BASKETBALL Bartlett 63, Uxbridge 48 Cape Cod Academy 73, Dennis-Yarmouth 48 Mansfield 66, Attleboro 58 Newton North 61, Wellesley 51 Plymouth North 55...
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Everybody Loves Fran. But Why?

5 hours ago   |   NY Times

Fran Lebowitz, professional wit, offers her take on New York in a new Netflix series. But for a city that's always changing, her shtick remains the same.
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The Plan to Rebuild the Port Authority Bus Terminal

5 hours ago   |   NY Times

The proposed changes could take a decade, but officials hope to transform the loathed building into a 21st-century transit hub.
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NFL Invites 7,500 Health Care Workers To The Super Bowl

NFL Invites 7,500 Health Care Workers To The Super Bowl

Most of the invitees work in the central Florida area, though all of the NFL's 32 clubs will pick health care workers from their communities to receive free tickets to the... 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 ...

National Guard allowed back into Capitol complex after lawmakers erupt at...

National Guard allowed back into Capitol complex after lawmakers erupt at banishment to parking garage

The change comes after thousands of National Guardsmen were moved to a parking garage after they were told they could no longer use space within the U.S. Capitol Complex. Read more ...

7 Democratic senators call for ethics probe into Cruz and Hawley to...

7 Democratic senators call for ethics probe into Cruz and Hawley to determine whether their electoral college objections contributed to the Capitol siege

Summary List Placement Seven Democratic senators have called for an ethics probe into Republican Sens. Josh Hawley and Ted Cruz over their objections to the Electoral College... Read more ...

WATCH: Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier hit the scale at the UFC 257...

WATCH: Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier hit the scale at the UFC 257 official weigh-ins

Watch live as the fighters take to the scale on "UFC Fight Island" as Conor McGregor, Dustin Poirier, Michael Chandler and Dan Hooker take the scale ahead of their huge... Read more ...

Elon Musk says he'll award $100M to the best carbon capture technology

Elon Musk says he'll award $100M to the best carbon capture technology

Elon Musk has $100 million burning a hole in his pocket. The Tesla CEO, who earlier this month became the world's richest person, said he will award a massive prize to whoever... Read more ...

Alex Ovechkin's wife mocks NHL over COVID-19 ‘hotel' policies

Alex Ovechkin's wife mocks NHL over COVID-19 ‘hotel' policies

The NHL made an example of the Washington Capitals this week when they fined the organization $100,000 and placed four players, including captain Alex Ovechkin, on the COVID-19... Read more ...

President Biden halts new oil and gas leases, permits on US land and water

President Biden halts new oil and gas leases, permits on US land and water

The Biden administration has suspended new oil and gas leasing and drilling permits on U.S. land and water for 60 days. Read more ...

Steelers tight end Vance McDonald retires

Steelers tight end Vance McDonald retires

Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Vance McDonald has announced his retirement, the team said Friday morning. Read more ...

CPS: Vaccinations for thousands of staff members expected to begin mid-February

CPS: Vaccinations for thousands of staff members expected to begin mid-February

CHICAGO - Chicago Public Schools and the Chicago Department of Public Health announced Friday details of the plan to vaccinate thousands of eligible staff and educators under... Read more ...