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Pompeo unveils PAC, demurs on possible 2024 presidential bid

51 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

COLUMBIA, S.C. - Former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has become the latest former Trump administration official to launch a political action committee, but he's not...
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Cruz: McConaughey would be a 'formidable' candidate for Texas governor

Cruz: McConaughey would be a 'formidable' candidate for Texas governor

1 hour ago   |   Politico

Sen. Ted Cruz said Thursday that actor Matthew McConaughey would be a "formidable candidate" for Texas governor, something the Academy Award winner has said is a "true...
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Breaking down the high school baseball tournaments

3 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Xaverian proved it was the best team in a talented Catholic Conference. Now it's time for the Hawks to show themselves against a tough Div. 1 South field. The Hawks get a bye...
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Florida Republican Threatens To Have Russians Kill Opponent In Secret Tape

5 hours ago   |   Politicus USA

One of the Florida Republicans vying to run against Rep. Charlie Crist threatened to have the Russian-Ukrainian mob assassinate his primary opponent.
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Nonprofits lobby Legislature to fund program that helps low-income residents buy at farmers' markets

5 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

Market Bucks, which helps low-income Minnesotans buy fresh foods at farmers' markets, runs out of funding June 30.
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Kim Jong Un warned that North Korea is running out of food as reports say a bunch of bananas now cost $45

Kim Jong Un warned that North Korea is running out of food as reports say a bunch of bananas now cost $45

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Kim Jong Un has warned that North Korea is struggling to maintain food supplies, as reports say prices of everyday goods are skyrocketing. Speaking at a...
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‘My Name is Bulger' doc has a different take on Southie brothers

9 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

“My Name is Bulger,” a new documentary on notorious James “Whitey” Bulger and his younger brother Bill Bulger by Brendan J. Bryne, is an unabashedly revisionist take on South...
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Christian Arroyo's pinch-hit grand slam lifts Red Sox to another wild win over Braves

14 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

Christian Arroyo has found a feel for the moment, and that's probably an understatement. On another night that Red Sox starting pitching didn't get the job done, and the second...
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Progressives call on Justice Stephen Breyer to retire amid McConnell's threats to block future Supreme Court nominees

Progressives call on Justice Stephen Breyer to retire amid McConnell's threats to block future Supreme Court nominees

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Progressives have mounted a pressure campaign to get Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer off the bench while the Senate is still under Democratic...
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‘Potential crisis for democracy': Threats to election workers could spur mass retirements

‘Potential crisis for democracy': Threats to election workers could spur mass retirements

1 day ago   |   Politico

State and local election offices fear they are set to face a wave of retirements and resignations after confronting the dual burdens of a pandemic and a rise in...
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14 House Republicans Voted Against Making Juneteenth A Federal Holiday

14 House Republicans Voted Against Making Juneteenth A Federal Holiday

Many Republican lawmakers cited concerns over the actual name of the holiday and whether it conflates with the July 4th federal holiday. Read more ...

The US House voted to repeal the 2002 Iraq War authorization

The US House voted to repeal the 2002 Iraq War authorization

Summary List Placement The House of Representatives on Thursday voted to repeal the 2002 Authorization for Use of Military Force in Iraq. The resolution passed 268-161. The... Read more ...

Supreme Court Rules For A Catholic Group In A Case Involving Gay Rights...

Supreme Court Rules For A Catholic Group In A Case Involving Gay Rights, Foster Care

The decision marks a triumph for a new brand of conservatism on the court, which is putting the Constitution's guarantee to the free exercise of religion at the highest level... Read more ...

Bernie Sanders is drafting a $6 trillion infrastructure package, which...

Bernie Sanders is drafting a $6 trillion infrastructure package, which Senate Democrats are considering passing without the GOP

Summary List Placement Sen. Bernie Sanders, chair of the Senate Budget Committee, drafted a $6 trillion infrastructure package that Senate Democrats are considering approving... Read more ...

Supreme Court Dismisses ObamaCare Challenge

Supreme Court Dismisses ObamaCare Challenge

The Supreme Court has dismissed a challenge to the Obama-era health care law , preserving insurance coverage for millions of Americans, per the AP. The justices, by a 7-2 vote... Read more ...

The Supreme Court unanimously rules in favor of Catholic charity in case...

The Supreme Court unanimously rules in favor of Catholic charity in case that pitted religious freedom against LGBTQ rights

Summary List Placement The US Supreme Court unanimously ruled on Thursday in favor of a Catholic child welfare organization in a case in which the charity declined to place... Read more ...

Andrew Yang muddies mayoral debate answer by saying mentally ill homeless...

Andrew Yang muddies mayoral debate answer by saying mentally ill homeless people have rights, 'but you know who else have rights? We do'

Summary List Placement Democratic New York City mayoral candidate Andrew Yang drew swift condemnation from critics over what they described as an insensitive remark at... Read more ...

Supreme Court throws out Trump-backed challenge to Obamacare

Supreme Court throws out Trump-backed challenge to Obamacare

The Supreme Court on Thursday threw out a lawsuit seeking to strike down Obamacare, finding that Republican-led states and individual plaintiffs behind the case lacked legal... Read more ...

House Passes A Bill To Commemorate Juneteenth As A Federal Holiday

House Passes A Bill To Commemorate Juneteenth As A Federal Holiday

The yes vote comes a day after the Senate unanimously moved to recognize June 19 as a commemoration of the end of slavery in the United States. Read more ...

Biden administration reverses Trump-era asylum policies

Biden administration reverses Trump-era asylum policies

The Biden administration is reversing a series of Trump-era immigration rulings that narrowed asylum standards by denying protection to victims of domestic violence and those... Read more ...