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Indian vaccine maker asks US to ease export curbs

6 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

NEW DELHI - The chief executive of Serum Institute of India, the world's largest maker of vaccines and a critical supplier of the U.N.-backed COVAX facility, asked President...
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As America embraces voting early, GOP moves to restrict it

6 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

Nearly seven of every 10 voters cast their ballots before Election Day in 2020. Republicans are moving to make it harder for that to happen again, potentially affecting the...
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Bush pushes immigration reform as GOP sidesteps a deal on it

Bush pushes immigration reform as GOP sidesteps a deal on it

17 minutes ago   |   Politico

Former President George W. Bush lamented the polarization of immigration reform in a Washington Post op-ed published Friday, writing that "the issue has been exploited in ways...
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New York is about to spew a lot more carbon into the air, thanks to Andrew Cuomo and anti-vaccine activist Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.'s anti-nuclear crusade

New York is about to spew a lot more carbon into the air, thanks to Andrew Cuomo and anti-vaccine activist Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.'s anti-nuclear crusade

23 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement New York's air is about to be filled with a whole lot more carbon dioxide, thanks in large part to the efforts of a couple of science-denying scions of...
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Police trying to identify gunman, motive in FedEx shooting

26 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald   |   6 articles

By CASEY SMITH INDIANAPOLIS - Authorities said Friday they had not yet identified a gunman who stormed a FedEx facility near the Indianapolis airport, killing eight people and...
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Report: Ted Cruz Is Done With the Mask

Report: Ted Cruz Is Done With the Mask

29 minutes ago   |   Newser   |   2 articles

Ted Cruz is reportedly done with mask wearing, and CNN has jumped all over it. The network reports the Republican senator from Texas is going maskless on the floor of the...
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White House tries a time-tested media strategy - courting local reporters

35 minutes ago   |   The Washington Post

President Biden's team is launching a new focus on local media, reaching past national outlets to ones that are more trusted in their communities.
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A Republican senator delayed the passage of a bipartisan bill that he co-sponsored

A Republican senator delayed the passage of a bipartisan bill that he co-sponsored

35 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Republican Sen. James Risch of Idaho delayed the passage of a bill this week that he co-authored. That's according to Politico , which detailed the GOP's...
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Biden administration investing $1.7B to better track Covid-19 variants

Biden administration investing $1.7B to better track Covid-19 variants

43 minutes ago   |   Politico   |   3 articles

The Biden administration announced Friday it is spending $1.7 billion to expand the country's ability to track coronavirus variants. The money, from the last pandemic relief...
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Facebook oversight board delays decision on Trump ban to 'the coming weeks'

Facebook oversight board delays decision on Trump ban to 'the coming weeks'

43 minutes ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

Facebook's oversight board has delayed a ruling on whether to reinstate former President Donald Trump's account to “the coming weeks." Why it's postponing: The board, made up...
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Maxine Waters Puts Jim Jordan In His Place Amid Absurd COVID-19 Hearing

Maxine Waters Puts Jim Jordan In His Place Amid Absurd COVID-19 Hearing

“You need to respect the chair and shut your mouth,” the California Democrat warned. Read more ...

Mike Pence Gets Pacemaker

Mike Pence Gets Pacemaker

Former VP Mike Pence is recovering from a Wednesday surgery in which he had a pacemaker installed, reports the Indianapolis Star. The 61-year-old's office says Pence had been... Read more ...

New Jersey governor makes new push for ‘sweeping' new gun laws

New Jersey governor makes new push for ‘sweeping' new gun laws

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy on Thursday began his third major push for new gun control laws since taking office in 2018. He cited rising gun violence in cities across the... Read more ...

Speaker Pelosi throws cold water on a progressive bill that would expand the...

Speaker Pelosi throws cold water on a progressive bill that would expand the Supreme Court to 13 seats

Summary List Placement House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday said she does not support a newly-introduced bill to expand the Supreme Court and has "no plans to bring it to the... Read more ...

The US officially designates Paul Manafort's associate Konstantin Kilimnik...

The US officially designates Paul Manafort's associate Konstantin Kilimnik as a 'known Russian agent'

Summary List Placement The US for the first time on Thursday designated a close associate of ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort as a "known Russian agent." Konstantin... Read more ...

Matt Gaetz teased a 'fight back' ad, trying to shift attention from...

Matt Gaetz teased a 'fight back' ad, trying to shift attention from sex-trafficking allegations by alleging that CNN is out to get him

Summary List Placement Rep. Matt Gaetz is planning to push back at allegations he was involved in sex trafficking via an ad campaign targeting CNN, according to... Read more ...

Ivanka Trump's Instagram account was flooded with angry comments after she...

Ivanka Trump's Instagram account was flooded with angry comments after she posted photos of herself getting a COVID-19 vaccine

Summary List Placement Ivanka Trump shared photos of herself getting a coronavirus vaccine on her Instagram and Twitter accounts, but was flooded with comments from people who... Read more ...

Blinken in Afghanistan to sell Biden troop withdrawal

Blinken in Afghanistan to sell Biden troop withdrawal

KABUL, Afghanistan - U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken made an unannounced visit to Afghanistan on Thursday to sell Afghan leaders and a wary public on President Joe... Read more ...

A Taliban leader told the BBC 'we have won' after Biden announced the US...

A Taliban leader told the BBC 'we have won' after Biden announced the US troop withdrawal from Afghanistan

Summary List Placement A Taliban leader said that the US withdrawing troops from Afghanistan means the extremist group has won. Haji Hekmat, the Taliban's shadow mayor in... Read more ...

Rep. Matt Gaetz's Woes Deepen As New Report Details Associate's Shady Venmo...

Rep. Matt Gaetz's Woes Deepen As New Report Details Associate's Shady Venmo Payments

Joel Greenberg made more than 150 payments to dozens of women, including a minor, The Daily Beast reported. Read more ...