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850 Minnesota National Guard Troops In DC For Inauguration

850 Minnesota National Guard Troops In DC For Inauguration

4 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Among the troops in Washington D.C. for Wednesday's presidential inauguration are about 850 members of the Minnesota National Guard. The mission coincides with...
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Biden will halt federal executions, other actions on first day in office

Biden will halt federal executions, other actions on first day in office

4 hours ago   |   Politico

Joe Biden plans to rejoin the World Health Organization, halt federal executions and rescind the ban on transgender individuals serving in the military among a range of other...
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From the Bubonic Plague to 2021, Why Lockdowns Look Set to Stay

4 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

A year after the lockdown imposed in the Chinese city of Wuhan shocked the world, the tactic is turning out to be an enduring tool for quelling the coronavirus almost everywhere.
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US-based nonprofit sues Apple to REMOVE Telegram over failure to censor ‘hate speech,' cites Parler crackdown as example

US-based nonprofit sues Apple to REMOVE Telegram over failure to censor ‘hate speech,' cites Parler crackdown as example

5 hours ago   |   RT

Coalition for a Safer Web, a non-profit founded by a former US ambassador, has sued Apple, demanding it delete Telegram from its store, arguing that the app is being used to...
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Renowned Chef Jose Andres helps feed thousands of National Guard troops

5 hours ago   |   ABC

Members of Congress and world-renowned Chef Jose Andres want to make sure National Guard troops protecting the U.S. Capitol are well-fed.
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Prada intros anti-uniform during all-digital Fashion Week

Prada intros anti-uniform during all-digital Fashion Week

5 hours ago   |   WGN TV

MILAN - No traffic jams, no rush to the next venue, no front rows - not even socially distanced. Milan Fashion Week is unfolding entirely on computer screens and social media...
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'Hello world, IS THIS THING ON?' Parler reappears online after finding new host, vows to restore free-speech platform 'soon'

'Hello world, IS THIS THING ON?' Parler reappears online after finding new host, vows to restore free-speech platform 'soon'

7 hours ago   |   RT

Parler, the fledgling social media platform that was taken down this month as part of a wide-ranging crackdown by Big Tech, has reappeared online with a one-page message vowing...
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Naomi Osaka deletes video of her training with staff over Australian Open fairness concerns

7 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

Like the rest of the world, the COVID-19 pandemic has thrown several wrenches into the plans of sports leagues. The Australian Open tennis tournament is no different and is...
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The Latest: 76ers-Thunder game postponed

The Latest: 76ers-Thunder game postponed

8 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:
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In ‘Aftershocks,' a Search for Home in a Life Around the World

8 hours ago   |   NY Times

Nadia Owusu's beautiful and unsettling memoir is an attempt to understand what it means to be rooted and rootless.
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Biden taps Warren ally Chopra to lead Consumer Bureau

Biden taps Warren ally Chopra to lead Consumer Bureau

President-elect Joe Biden will nominate Rohit Chopra to be the next director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, according to four sources familiar with the decision... Read more ...

Should Drew Brees retire from Saints? Why losing to Tom Brady, Buccaneers in...

Should Drew Brees retire from Saints? Why losing to Tom Brady, Buccaneers in NFC playoffs can inspire return

The expectation is that Drew Brees will retire now that the Saints' 2020 season is over. But what if Brees looks at Tom Brady's production at 43 and decides he can do that, too? Read more ...

Los Angeles Chargers hiring Brandon Staley as head coach

Los Angeles Chargers hiring Brandon Staley as head coach

COSTA MESA, Calif. - The Los Angeles Chargers have hired Los Angeles Rams defensive coordinator Brian Staley as the team's head coach. Read more ...

Phil Spector, the revolutionary music producer convicted of murdering an...

Phil Spector, the revolutionary music producer convicted of murdering an actress, has died at 81

California state prison officials said Spector died Saturday of natural causes at a hospital. Read more ...

Defense Officials Fear Inside Attack At Inauguration, Prompting FBI To Vet Guard

Defense Officials Fear Inside Attack At Inauguration, Prompting FBI To Vet Guard

The massive undertaking underscores fears that some of the very people assigned to protect Washington could threaten the incoming administration. Read more ...

Navalny Detained as He Arrives Back in Russia

Navalny Detained as He Arrives Back in Russia

Alexei Navalny, a leading Kremlin political opponent, was taken into custody Sunday just after returning to Russia from Germany, where he was recovering from a poisoning... Read more ...

Vice President-elect Harris to resign her Senate seat Monday

Vice President-elect Harris to resign her Senate seat Monday

Democrat Alex Padilla, now California's secretary of state, will serve the final two years of Harris' term. Read more ...

NFL Draft order 2021: Updated list of picks for every team after divisional...

NFL Draft order 2021: Updated list of picks for every team after divisional playoffs

Here is the 2021 NFL Draft order for the first 28 picks, which was finalized with the results of the divisional round. Read more ...

Vice President-elect Harris to resign her Senate seat Monday

Vice President-elect Harris to resign her Senate seat Monday

WILMINGTON, Del. - Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will resign her Senate seat on Monday, two days before she and President-elect Joe Biden are inaugurated. Aides to the... Read more ...

Biden to yank Keystone XL permit on first day of presidency

Biden to yank Keystone XL permit on first day of presidency

President-elect Joe Biden will rescind the cross-border permit for TC Energy's Keystone XL pipeline on his first day in office, three sources confirm to POLITICO. The move is... Read more ...