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Bipartisan group of lawmakers push for new infrastructure plan

Bipartisan group of lawmakers push for new infrastructure plan

10 minutes ago   |   WGN TV

WASHINGTON - With the last attempt at a bipartisan infrastructure bill not working out, a new group of Senators are taking a swing at appealing to Democrats Republicans and the...
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Nassau Hub project could start by March, ending lengthy delays

10 minutes ago   |   Newsday

According to an "aggressive" new timeline, a project to redevelop the 72-acre Hub property surrounding Nassau Coliseum could break ground as early as March.
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A Message for President Biden on the U.S. Catholic Bishops and Communion

20 minutes ago   |   NY Times

The efforts by conservative bishops to arbitrate who receives communion reinforces why the American bishops so often stand alone.
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North Carolina State gets win over Stanford in opening game of the College World Series

North Carolina State gets win over Stanford in opening game of the College World Series

30 minutes ago   |   KETV

North Carolina State opened the College World Series with a 10-4 victory over Stanford.
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Houston leaders find hope and healing in Juneteenth celebration

34 minutes ago   |   ABC

Our first new federal holiday in 38 years could bring reconciliation and equality to more than just the Black communities, leaders say.
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Illinois city goes forward with Juneteenth and LGBTQ parades, festivities after canceling in-person July 4 events over Covid-19

Illinois city goes forward with Juneteenth and LGBTQ parades, festivities after canceling in-person July 4 events over Covid-19

36 minutes ago   |   RT

Community leaders in the Democrat bastion of Evanston, Illinois, have apparently decided that Covid-19 is a greater public-health risk on Independence Day than during...
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Four snails & 90 clams could be killed in upcoming hypersonic missile test, US Air Force warns

Four snails & 90 clams could be killed in upcoming hypersonic missile test, US Air Force warns

36 minutes ago   |   RT

The US Air Force has warned that a much-anticipated test of its new air-launched hypersonic missile could kill four snails and 90 clams. No such precise estimates were offered...
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Scientists create new straw as an ‘instant cure for hiccups'

Scientists create new straw as an ‘instant cure for hiccups'

40 minutes ago   |   New York Post

Science is becoming so advanced it can now stop hiccups, according to one study. Sipping water out of the the “HiccAway” was found to stop the hiccups 92 percent of the time.
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'Sesame Street' episode during Pride Month introduces family with two gay dads

'Sesame Street' episode during Pride Month introduces family with two gay dads

48 minutes ago   |   WLKY

During the show's Family Day episode, "Sesame Street" introduced a new layer of diversity with some fresh faces.
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One injured in New Kensington shooting

One injured in New Kensington shooting

50 minutes ago   |   WTAE

Pittsburgh's Action News 4 was told at least one person was shot and is working on learning that person's condition.
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Some people boo U.S. Sen. Johnson at Juneteenth celebration

Some people boo U.S. Sen. Johnson at Juneteenth celebration

U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson was the last senator to oppose making Juneteenth a federal holiday. He says he was opposed to the financial impact of a new holiday on the economy. Read more ...

How long is Chris Paul out? Timeline, return date, latest updates on Suns star

How long is Chris Paul out? Timeline, return date, latest updates on Suns star

Chris Paul entered the NBA's health and safety protocols after the Suns' four-game sweep of the Nuggets. How long will he be out? Here are the latest updates on his condition... Read more ...

Eric Garner's sister endorses Cornegy for Brooklyn borough president

Eric Garner's sister endorses Cornegy for Brooklyn borough president

Ellisha Garner endorsed Councilman Robert Cornegy Jr. for Brooklyn Borough president, lauding his successful sponsorship of a city law banning police chokeholds. Read more ...

Indiana police officer dies following complications with COVID-19

Indiana police officer dies following complications with COVID-19

A police officer in Indiana has died after being exposed to COVID-19 while on duty. Read more ...

'Sesame Street' episode during Pride Month introduces family with two gay dads

'Sesame Street' episode during Pride Month introduces family with two gay dads

During the show's Family Day episode, "Sesame Street" introduced a new layer of diversity with some fresh faces. Read more ...

One injured in New Kensington shooting

One injured in New Kensington shooting

Pittsburgh's Action News 4 was told at least one person was shot and is working on learning that person's condition. Read more ...

Fight over payment for dog leads to shooting, deputies say

Fight over payment for dog leads to shooting, deputies say

According to Lt. Kevin Bobo with the Spartanburg County Sheriff's Office, it happened around 2:30 p.m. at the Meridian River Run Apartments on Reidville Road. Read more ...

House fire leads deputies to discover illegal poker machines, officials say

House fire leads deputies to discover illegal poker machines, officials say

Officials said fire crews initially responded to a fire at a home on Sunset Drive around 3:25 p.m. Read more ...

Puerto Rican Day Parade returns in first major Chicago parade since start of...

Puerto Rican Day Parade returns in first major Chicago parade since start of pandemic

CHICAGO - Large crowds gathered in the city's Humboldt Park neighborhood for the return of the Puerto Rican Day Parade, a large celebration of the city's rich Puerto Rican... Read more ...

Why Islanders and Nets hosting big playoff games on same night is...

The historical wrinkle of Saturday's home playoff games is that the two franchises have a long, entwined history, which some of the time would have meant that a night such as... Read more ...