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State lawmakers subpoena 2 more in Maryland Environmental Service investigation

3 hours ago   |   Baltimore Sun

The General Assembly's Legislative Policy Committee has voted to issue subpoenas to require Michael Harris, the former MES finance director, and Dan Faoro, the communications...
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From Wilmington to Washington: Biden heads to DC after Delaware send-off

From Wilmington to Washington: Biden heads to DC after Delaware send-off

3 hours ago   |   WGN TV

WILMINGTON, Del. - President-elect Joe Biden is heading to the nation's capital one day before he's officially sworn in as the 46th president of the United States. Biden and...
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Successive governments' approach to obesity policies has destined them to fail

3 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Government obesity policies in England over the past three decades have largely failed because of problems with implementation, lack of learning from past successes or...
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Traditional Prayer Service Moved Online: Inaugural Update

3 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

An inaugural prayer service that goes back to the start of the country has been moved online. The acting attorney general warns against inauguration violence. Three new...
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Trump Did Right on Economy, Judges, Foreign Policy

4 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics


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Biden's Treasury pick Janet Yellen will urge Congress that now is the time to 'act big' on a stimulus package - and warns of a more painful recession without it

Biden's Treasury pick Janet Yellen will urge Congress that now is the time to 'act big' on a stimulus package - and warns of a more painful recession without it

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

Summary List Placement Janet Yellen, President-elect Joe Biden's pick to head the Treasury, will urge lawmakers at her confirmation hearing that now is the time to "act big" on...
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Let The Failures Of Government Vaccine Distribution Be A Warning

5 hours ago   |   Forbes

The government's botched rollout of the coronavirus vaccine stands out as Exhibit A in the argument against more government control over our health care.
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America Must Reclaim the Global Lead on Climate Change

America Must Reclaim the Global Lead on Climate Change

5 hours ago   |   Foreign Policy

Five places to start undoing the Trump administration's damage and rebuilding U.S. leadership.
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We Need STEM Mentors Who Can Reduce Bias and Fight Stereotypes

6 hours ago   |   Scientific American

Scientific mentorship needs reform to become more equitable and accountable
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Facebook delays controversial WhatsApp privacy changes

Facebook delays controversial WhatsApp privacy changes

6 hours ago   |   iMore

WhatsApp has delayed the move until May so it has time to "clear up the misinformation." What you need to know Facebook is delaying planned changes to its WhatsApp privacy...
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2 Guard members removed from Biden inauguration due to fringe militia group...

2 Guard members removed from Biden inauguration due to fringe militia group ties, official says

Two U.S. Army National Guard members have been removed from the effort to secure Joe Biden's presidential inauguration. Read more ...

Jazmine Sullivan, Eric Church, H.E.R. to sing at Super Bowl

Jazmine Sullivan, Eric Church, H.E.R. to sing at Super Bowl

R&B star Jazmine Sullivan and country singer Eric Church will join forces to sing the national anthem at next month's Super Bowl, where Grammy-winning singer H.E.R. will... Read more ...

Joe Exotic's legal team 'absolutely confident' he will receive presidential...

Joe Exotic's legal team 'absolutely confident' he will receive presidential pardon

The legal team fighting for his release believes President Donald Trump will issue a pardon for the man known as “Joe Exotic.” Read more ...

How Jared Porter's disturbing texts stayed hidden as he rose to Mets GM

How Jared Porter's disturbing texts stayed hidden as he rose to Mets GM

Jared Porter sent a female reporter unsolicited, sexually-explicit texts back in 2016 - years before being hired as the Mets GM - and the texts stayed secret for years as he... Read more ...

Biden's pick for assistant health secretary would be the first transgender...

Biden's pick for assistant health secretary would be the first transgender person confirmed by the Senate

Summary List Placement President-elect Joe Biden on Tuesday announced his intention to nominate Dr. Rachel Levine , a physician and Pennsylvania's current secretary of health... Read more ...

Rachel Levine tapped for health post, could be first openly transgender fed...

Rachel Levine tapped for health post, could be first openly transgender fed official

President-elect Joe Biden has tapped Pennsylvania Health Secretary Rachel Levine as his nominee for assistant secretary of health. Read more ...

‘Zero tolerance': New York Mets GM Jared Porter FIRED as four-year-old ‘d*ck...

‘Zero tolerance': New York Mets GM Jared Porter FIRED as four-year-old ‘d*ck pics' come back to bite him

The New York Mets are in damage control mode after announcing they have fired their recently-appointed general manager Jared Porter amid reports that he sent a series of... Read more ...

US stocks climb amid stimulus optimism ahead of Yellen hearing

US stocks climb amid stimulus optimism ahead of Yellen hearing

Summary List Placement US stocks rose on Tuesday as investors await Treasury Secretary nominee Janet Yellen's confirmation hearing in which she's expected to urge Congress to... Read more ...

A stunning art installation of nearly 200,000 US flags has filled the...

A stunning art installation of nearly 200,000 US flags has filled the National Mall, representing Americans who can't attend Biden's inauguration

Summary List Placement Ahead of President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration on Wednesday, nearly 200,000 American flags were installed on the National Mall, representing the tens... Read more ...

NYC will run out COVID-19 vaccines by Friday, de Blasio warns

NYC will run out COVID-19 vaccines by Friday, de Blasio warns

New York City is slated to run out of the coveted COVID-19 vaccine by the end of the week - and that will force the Big Apple to start closing its injection sites and cancel... Read more ...