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The week in whoopers: CNN's COVID nonsense, Biden's tax-hike gaffe and more

The week in whoopers: CNN's COVID nonsense, Biden's tax-hike gaffe and more

16 minutes ago   |   New York Post

Diary of disturbing disinformation and dangerous delusions: This Headline: France kept classrooms open ‘at all costs.' At a school where 20 pupils lost loved ones, some say the...
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Bailing out the 'baddest' pension plan: Some retirees are more equal than others

40 minutes ago   |   Washington Examiner

One organizer estimates 2,000 union retirees will travel to the nation's capital to lobby their elected representatives on Wednesday and rally Thursday on the Capitol lawn...
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Was DeVonta Smith the right pick for Philadelphia Eagles? Jaws weighs in

46 minutes ago   |   ABC

How did the Eagles do in the NFL Draft? Ron Jaworski weighs in.
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These Are the Most Unionized States in America

1 hour ago   |   Newsweek

During the first first half of the 20th century, unions transformed a massive industrial peasantry into the American middle class. From state to state, see how far they've come...
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Despite best season in 36 years, La Salle baseball hopes to be saved

1 hour ago   |   ABC

La Salle University is having its best baseball season since 1985, which is the last time the team made the NCAA tournament. But there's a dark cloud hanging over the program.
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Mother waited for 'miracle' after being separated from sons in 2017

2 hours ago   |   ABC

A mother is recalling the moment she was reunited with her sons in Philadelphia for the first time since they were split up at the border in 2017.
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Diplomats to Biden: Don't give the plum Europe posts to donors and allies

Diplomats to Biden: Don't give the plum Europe posts to donors and allies

2 hours ago   |   Politico

As President Joe Biden finalizes his first batch of political nominees for ambassadorships, veteran diplomats are offering a warning: don't make Europe a playground for wealthy...
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Philadelphia's hospitality industry hopes for relaxed restrictions

2 hours ago   |   ABC

Philadelphia moves into its next phase of easing COVID-19 restrictions on Friday.
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COVID-19 variants becoming more common across Delaware Valley

2 hours ago   |   ABC

A researcher from the University of Pennsylvania says potentially worrisome variants of coronavirus are becoming more common across the Philadelphia area.
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Voters will choose 9 judges out of 39 candidates for Allegheny County Common Pleas judges

Voters will choose 9 judges out of 39 candidates for Allegheny County Common Pleas judges

2 hours ago   |   WTAE

Philadelphia-based group worries many candidates don't give voters enough of a chance to research for themselves
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Northwestern University draws criticism over new athletic director hire

Northwestern University draws criticism over new athletic director hire

EVANSTON, Ill - Northwestern University is facing backlash over its pick for athletic director. The Chicago-Tribune reports the Evanston-area university announced on Monday... Read more ...

DHS Mayorkas: We're reuniting whole families, not just parents, with border kids

DHS Mayorkas: We're reuniting whole families, not just parents, with border kids

The Biden administration is working to reunite entire families with kids separated from them at the U.S.-Mexico border under the Trump administration - including siblings and... Read more ...

Twitter begins testing its new Tip Jar feature to directly pay other users

Twitter begins testing its new Tip Jar feature to directly pay other users

You'll soon be able to tip your favorite tweeters. What you need to know Twitter is starting to test its new Tip Jar feature. The feature allows you to leave a tip for your... Read more ...

Police & FBI respond to hostage situation at Wells Fargo bank in Minnesota

Police & FBI respond to hostage situation at Wells Fargo bank in Minnesota

A Wells Fargo spokesperson just confirmed with me that there are hostages inside the St. Cloud bank - Anna Haecherl May 6, 2021 WATCH LIVE - Chopper 5 is above the scene where... Read more ...

Hogan announces imitative to support youth dealing with mental health...

Hogan announces imitative to support youth dealing with mental health effects of COVID-19

Gov. Larry Hogan announced Thursday his program to help Maryland school children with the mental health effects of COVID-19. Read more ...

Josh Duggar released on bail after ‘worst of the worst' child porn allegation

Josh Duggar released on bail after ‘worst of the worst' child porn allegation

Former reality TV star Josh Duggar was released from an Arkansas jail on Thursday as he awaits trial on federal charges that he downloaded and kept a trove of sick child porn... Read more ...

Grand jury indicts Puerto Rico boxer in lover's death

Grand jury indicts Puerto Rico boxer in lover's death

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - A grand jury on Thursday indicted Puerto Rican boxer Félix Verdejo in the killing of his pregnant lover, a case potentially eligible for the death penalty. Read more ...

Get the Facts on the Vax: Submit your COVID-19 vaccine questions here

Get the Facts on the Vax: Submit your COVID-19 vaccine questions here

Have a question about the COVID-19 vaccine? WBAL-TV 11 News will take your question to Maryland experts. Read more ...

Person accused of stealing police cruiser arrested after chase ends on I-95

Person accused of stealing police cruiser arrested after chase ends on I-95

Interstate 95 in Volusia County was shut down on Thursday after a person stole a police cruiser and led authorities on a chase. Read more ...

55-year-old worker killed when wall collapses

55-year-old worker killed when wall collapses

A worker died after a wall collapsed Thursday at a home under construction in Newton. Read more ...