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Austin wins Senate confirmation as 1st Black Pentagon chief

7 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald   |   3 articles

WASHINGTON - Lloyd J. Austin, a West Point graduate who rose to the Army's elite ranks and marched through racial barriers in a 41-year career, won Senate confirmation Friday...
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From stimulus checks to larger food stamps, here's everything that's in Biden's 3rd wave of executive actions

From stimulus checks to larger food stamps, here's everything that's in Biden's 3rd wave of executive actions

11 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement President Joe Biden is planning another wave of executive actions, set to address the financial struggles facing millions of Americans as the pandemic...
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Unemployment rate stable in Pennsylvania, as payrolls shrink

11 minutes ago   |   The Morning Call

Pennsylvania's unemployment rate was 6.7% in December, down one-tenth of a percentage point from November's adjusted rate of 6.8%, the state Department of Labor and Industry said.
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Virginia lawmakers vote to remove statue of segregationist

15 minutes ago   |   Star Tribune

A panel of Virginia legislators advanced a bill Friday to remove a statue of Harry F. Byrd Sr., a staunch segregationist, from the state Capitol grounds.
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In Israel's Own Election, Trump's Legacy Will Take Center Stage | Opinion

17 minutes ago   |   Newsweek

Trump remains extremely popular, and both frontrunners in Israel's own election are expected to make much of his policies toward the Jewish state.
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Cleveland State vs. Milwaukee odds, line: 2021 college basketball picks, Jan. 22 predictions from proven model

23 minutes ago   |   CBS Sports   |   5 articles

The SportsLine projection model has a pick for the clash between Wisconsin-Milwaukee and Cleveland State. Here are the results
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Senate confirms retired Gen. Lloyd Austin as America's first Black defense secretary

Senate confirms retired Gen. Lloyd Austin as America's first Black defense secretary

25 minutes ago   |   Business Insider   |   7 articles

Summary List Placement The Senate confirmed President Joe Biden's pick for Pentagon chief on Thursday, making retired Gen. Lloyd Austin the first Black secretary of...
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Vehicle fire extinguished in Mount Airy

27 minutes ago   |   Baltimore Sun

The Office of the State Fire Marshal is investigating the cause of a car fire in Mt. Airy.
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Lloyd Austin Confirmed as Defense Secretary

27 minutes ago   |   NY Times   |   7 articles

In a 93-2 vote, Senators helped President Biden fill a critical national security positionand elevated the first Black Pentagon chief.
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Kremlin Welcomes Biden's Offer to Extend Nuclear Treaty

29 minutes ago   |   NY Times

The response from Moscow suggests that Russia will engage in talks to continue a disarmament pact, despite the new U.S. administration's pledge to take a harder line on other...
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NFL to allow 22,000 fans at Super Bowl LV, including 7,500 vaccinated health...

NFL to allow 22,000 fans at Super Bowl LV, including 7,500 vaccinated health care workers

The 7,500 vaccinated health care workers will get free tickets. Read more ...

McConnell seeks to push Trump impeachment trial to February

McConnell seeks to push Trump impeachment trial to February

McConnell on Thursday proposed delaying the trial until February to give the former president time to prepare and review his case. Read more ...

National Guard allowed back into Capitol complex after lawmakers erupt at...

National Guard allowed back into Capitol complex after lawmakers erupt at banishment to parking garage

The change comes after thousands of National Guardsmen were moved to a parking garage after they were told they could no longer use space within the U.S. Capitol Complex. Read more ...

Lloyd Austin wins Senate confirmation as 1st Black Pentagon chief

Lloyd Austin wins Senate confirmation as 1st Black Pentagon chief

WASHINGTON - Lloyd J. Austin, a West Point graduate who rose to the Army's elite ranks and marched through racial barriers in a 41-year career, won Senate confirmation Friday... Read more ...

The House will transmit the article of impeachment charging Trump with...

The House will transmit the article of impeachment charging Trump with incitement to the US Senate on Monday

Summary List Placement The House will transmit the article of impeachment charging former President Donald Trump with incitement of an insurrection on the US Capitol to the US... Read more ...

Austin wins Senate confirmation as 1st Black Pentagon chief

Austin wins Senate confirmation as 1st Black Pentagon chief

Lloyd J. Austin, the West Point graduate who rose to the Army's elite ranks and marched through racial barriers in a 41-year career, has won Senate confirmation to become the... Read more ...

Reports: Baseball legend Hank Aaron dies at 86

Reports: Baseball legend Hank Aaron dies at 86

Hank Aaron, the one time MLB home run king and one of baseball's greatest players, has died, according to reports. Read more ...

7 Democratic senators call for ethics probe into Cruz and Hawley to...

7 Democratic senators call for ethics probe into Cruz and Hawley to determine whether their electoral college objections contributed to the Capitol siege

Summary List Placement Seven Democratic senators have called for an ethics probe into Republican Sens. Josh Hawley and Ted Cruz over their objections to the Electoral College... Read more ...

Braves legend Hank Aaron dies at age 86, reports say

Braves legend Hank Aaron dies at age 86, reports say

NBC Sports is reporting that Hall of Famer Hank Aaron has died. Read more ...

Reports: Baseball legend Hank Aaron dies at 86

Reports: Baseball legend Hank Aaron dies at 86

Hank Aaron, the one time MLB home run king and one of baseball's greatest players, has died, according to reports. Read more ...