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Charlie Baker defends reopening, showcases efforts to boost coronavirus vaccine equity

5 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

Gov. Charlie Baker showcased efforts to get coronavirus vaccines into the arms of vulnerable residents and defended his decision to push ahead with reopening the state's...
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After El Salvador Election, Bukele Is on Verge of Near-Total Control

23 minutes ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

The party of President Nayib Bukele is set to take a sweeping majority in El Salvador's Congress, giving the populist leader broad new powers.
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Gov. Greg Abbott to make 'statewide announcement' Tuesday

27 minutes ago   |   ABC

The Texas governor's announcement comes days after he indicated the possibility of easing COVID-19 restrictions.
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WATCH: Claire McCaskill and John Brennan Mock CPAC's Grievance Politics and Whiny Victimhood

29 minutes ago   |   Politicus USA

This weekend, a number of prominent Republicans spoke at the CPAC conference. During the speeches, though, there was very little substance. There were also few outlines of how...
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Now is not the time to ease COVID-19 restrictions, city says

41 minutes ago   |   ABC

Mayor Sylvester Turner says though help is underway, there's still a long way to go.
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Where Biden's Foreign Policy Is Taking the U.S

47 minutes ago   |   NY Times

The president diverges from both Donald Trump and Barack Obama with a complex vision of coalition-building.
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Brit Hume: Governor Andrew Cuomo's Future Political Prospects Are ‘Gravely Damaged'

Brit Hume: Governor Andrew Cuomo's Future Political Prospects Are ‘Gravely Damaged'

1 hour ago   |   FOX News

Listen To The Full Interview Below: Brit Hume, Senior political analyst for Fox News Channel joined the Guy Benson Show to discuses former President Trump's CPAC speech and the...
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Massachusetts federal delegation pushes to end qualified immunity for police

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald

Massachusetts Democrats are introducing a bill to fully end qualified immunity nationwide after efforts to eliminate the legal doctrine that protects police officers from civil...
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Prosecutors Investigating Trump Focus on His Finance Chief

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

Manhattan district attorney investigators who are examining possible financial fraud have asked witnesses about Allen Weisselberg, the chief financial officer at the Trump...
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Senate votes to confirm Miguel Cardona as education secretary

1 hour ago   |   ABC   |   3 articles

The Senate voted 64-33 on Monday to confirm Miguel Cardona, a former public school teacher, as secretary of education.
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Senate confirms Cardona as Education secretary

Senate confirms Cardona as Education secretary

The Senate confirmed Miguel Cardona to lead the Education Department on Monday, adding to President Joe Biden's Cabinet a key official who will help lead the administration's... Read more ...

Johnson & Johnson's newly-approved Covid vaccine met with pushback as...

Johnson & Johnson's newly-approved Covid vaccine met with pushback as Catholic diocese condemns it for ‘ties to abortion cells'

As Johnson & Johnson rolls out its freshly approved Covid-19 vaccine in the US, it faces a religious controversy as the Catholic Archdiocese of New Orleans has labeled it... Read more ...

Hawks fire Lloyd Pierce; will Nate McMillan replace him as head coach?

Hawks fire Lloyd Pierce; will Nate McMillan replace him as head coach?

Atlanta announced Monday night that it has fired Pierce amid a rough stretch in which the team lost 12 of its last 17 games. Read more ...

California serial killer Roger Reece Kibbe slain in prison

California serial killer Roger Reece Kibbe slain in prison

A serial killer dubbed the “I-5 Strangler” was reportedly slain at the California state prison where he was serving multiple life sentences. A corrections officer at Mule Creek... Read more ...

Cuomo accuser encourages others to come forward

Cuomo accuser encourages others to come forward

ALBANY, N.Y. - One of the former aides to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo who has accused him of sexual harassment is encouraging others to come forward if they've had similar... Read more ...

Georgia House Passes Elections Bill That Would Limit Absentee And Early Voting

Georgia House Passes Elections Bill That Would Limit Absentee And Early Voting

The Republican bill would enact more restrictions for absentee voting and cut back on weekend early voting hours favored by larger counties, among other changes. (Image credit... Read more ...

Minneapolis scraps plan to hire influencers to spin George Floyd murder trial

Minneapolis scraps plan to hire influencers to spin George Floyd murder trial

Minneapolis city officials said Monday they've ditched plans to hire social media influencers to spin news from the upcoming murder trial of ex-cop Derek Chauvin in George... Read more ...

Comic-Con to remain virtual in 2021, cites financial strain

Comic-Con to remain virtual in 2021, cites financial strain

The San Diego Comic-Con will remain virtual for the July event, but organizers are planning for a smaller-scale gathering later this year. Read more ...

Single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine will arrive in Mass. next week

Single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine will arrive in Mass. next week

Gov. Charlie Baker says the initial supply will be limited, but will go directly to pharmacies and other vaccination sites. Read more ...

Johnson & Johnson official on vaccine distribution

Johnson & Johnson official on vaccine distribution

Johnson & Johnson has started shipping out nearly 4 million doses of its newly authorized, one-shot COVID-19 vaccine. Read more ...