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Bolivia's lawmakers have approved 'Miracle Mineral Solution' - a toxic bleach - as a treatment for COVID-19. Only the president can stop it becoming law

Bolivia's lawmakers have approved 'Miracle Mineral Solution' - a toxic bleach - as a treatment for COVID-19. Only the president can stop it becoming law

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Bolivia's lower house of parliament has passed a bill legalizing chlorine dioxide - a toxic bleach - as a COVID-19 treatment. It comes after the Bolivian Senate, its upper...
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8 Years After Proving Racism Affected His Trial, North Carolina Inmate Taken Off Death Row

11 hours ago   |   Time

On Friday, the North Carolina Supreme Court reinstated the life sentence of Marcus Robinson, a 47-year-old Black man who proved before a judge in 2012 that racism had affected...
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Records: Staffer Accused Wisconsin Lawmaker Of Drunken Proposition

18 hours ago   |   CBS

MADISON, Wis. - The state Assembly's chief clerk released records of a legislative aide's sexual harassment complaint against a freshman Democratic lawmaker, months after news...
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California to end eviction protections as lawmakers mull fix

19 hours ago   |   ABC

California will resume eviction and foreclosure proceedings on Sept. 2, stoking fears of a wave of evictions during the coronavirus pandemic unless the governor and state...
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Police reform debate stalls behind closed doors on Beacon Hill

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

Lawmakers are taking their time hashing out differences between House and Senate versions of a police reform bill that promises to shake up policing in Massachusetts. “We...
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Norfolk rep endorses suit against ‘King Baker' over ‘slippery slope' of government overreach during coronavirus pandemic

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

A Norfolk state representative says he supports a lawsuit against what he calls Gov. Charlie Baker's “overreach” in response to the coronavirus pandemic. Rep. Shawn Dooley...
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Lebanon's Parliament Confirms State of Emergency, Extending Army Power

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Parliamentary approval of the measures for Beirut, which last until Aug. 21 but can be renewed, has raised concerns about civil liberties.
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Gov. Wolf's greenhouse gas foray moves closer to key vote as Legislature takes own approach

1 day ago   |   The Morning Call

A push by Gov. Tom Wolf to put Pennsylvania in a regional carbon emissions-reduction initiative faces a key vote in September.
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Minnesota Republicans assail Walz pandemic powers, oust labor commissioner

2 days ago   |   Star Tribune   |   3 articles

The move represented a sharp and unexpected rebuke to the DFL governor during the Legislature's third special session.
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The Politics We Don't See Matter as Much as Those We Do

2 days ago   |   NY Times

Party strategists pay a lot of attention to redrawing district maps - and hope you won't bother to think about it.
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President Trump orders Chinese owner of TikTok to sell US assets

President Trump orders Chinese owner of TikTok to sell US assets

It remains unclear how the president's orders will affect the app's 100 million U.S. users. Read more ...

California heat wave raises wildfire threat, causes rolling blackouts

California heat wave raises wildfire threat, causes rolling blackouts

California's power operator was directed to turn off electricity to approximately 200,000 to 250,000 customers at a time in rotating power outages. Read more ...

Cat in active labor found abandoned with newborn kittens in box in New England

Cat in active labor found abandoned with newborn kittens in box in New England

A cat who was in active labor was found abandoned in a box, according to a humane society. Read more ...

Canada-U.S border restrictions extended to at least September

Canada-U.S border restrictions extended to at least September

The Canada-U.S. border will remain closed to non-essential travel for at least another month. Read more ...

Ex-FBI Lawyer Pleads Guilty In Case Linked To Alleged Abuse Of Surveillance...

Ex-FBI Lawyer Pleads Guilty In Case Linked To Alleged Abuse Of Surveillance Power

A former bureau attorney is alleged to have doctored evidence to enable the surveillance of an ex-junior foreign policy aide to Donald Trump's presidential campaign. Read more ...

White House: Robert Trump, President Trump's younger brother, hospitalized...

White House: Robert Trump, President Trump's younger brother, hospitalized in New York

Robert Trump, the younger brother of President Donald Trump, is hospitalized in New York, the White House confirmed Friday. Read more ...

'She was crying': Teen still missing as man taken into custody in Florida

'She was crying': Teen still missing as man taken into custody in Florida

An Amber Alert was issued Friday for a 16-year-old girl out of Orange County, Florida. Read more ...

Islanders answer Alex Ovechkin challenge to take 2-0 series lead

Islanders answer Alex Ovechkin challenge to take 2-0 series lead

Alex Ovechkin welcomed himself to the postseason Friday night, but the Islanders took a 2-0 series lead anyways. Barry Trotz's crew withstood a two-goal game from the dangerous... Read more ...

Kershaw dominates, Bellinger 2 HRs, Dodgers drop Angels 7-4

Kershaw dominates, Bellinger 2 HRs, Dodgers drop Angels 7-4

ANAHEIM, Calif. - Clayton Kershaw allowed one hit over seven brilliant innings, Cody Bellinger hit a pair of two-run homers and the Los Angeles Dodgers opened the Freeway... Read more ...

Pirates' game Saturday in question after Reds player tests positive for COVID-19

Pirates' game Saturday in question after Reds player tests positive for COVID-19

The Pirates' game Saturday in Cincinnati is up in the air after a Reds player tested positive for COVID-19. Read more ...