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Dip in COVID-19 testing over Thanksgiving could show false decline in spread

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

A dip in COVID testing over the holidays may result in the false perception that the spread of the virus is slowing, experts warn. “I just hope that people don't misinterpret the numbers and think that there wasn't a major surge as a result of Thanksgiving, and then end up making Christmas and Hanukkah and...
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Experts Warn Of Erratic COVID-19 Testing Numbers After Thanksgiving

Experts Warn Of Erratic COVID-19 Testing Numbers After Thanksgiving

1 month ago   |   By The Huffington Post

The result could be potential dips in reported infections that offer the illusion that the spread of the coronavirus is easing.
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Arizona Republicans censure Cindy McCain, GOP governor

Arizona Republicans censure Cindy McCain, GOP governor

PHOENIX - Arizona Republicans voted Saturday to censure Cindy McCain and two prominent GOP members who have found themselves crosswise with former President Donald Trump. The... Read more ...

Arizona Republicans Censure Cindy McCain, GOP Governor

Arizona Republicans Censure Cindy McCain, GOP Governor

The censures of Sen. John McCain's widow, former Sen. Jeff Flake and Gov. Doug Ducey are symbolic of the state party's intense loyalty to Trump. Read more ...

Feds: Texas man charged in Capitol riots threatened to kill AOC

Feds: Texas man charged in Capitol riots threatened to kill AOC

A Texas man charged with illegally storming the U.S. Capitol Jan. 6. threatened to kill Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and a Capitol Police officer, according to federal... Read more ...

In First Days, Biden Flashes Action As Deep Problems Await

In First Days, Biden Flashes Action As Deep Problems Await

Despite signing a slew of executive orders, the new president is facing historic challenges and many dark days ahead. Read more ...

Kevin McCarthy: 'Everybody Across This Country' Is To Blame For Capitol Attack

Kevin McCarthy: 'Everybody Across This Country' Is To Blame For Capitol Attack

Donald Trump is responsible for the Jan. 6 riot, but so are you, according to the House Republican leader. Read more ...

Biden Administration Announces Plans To Assess Domestic Violent Extremism

Biden Administration Announces Plans To Assess Domestic Violent Extremism

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki announced a series of steps the Biden administration is taking to try to tackle the threat of domestic extremism. (Image credit: Roberto... Read more ...

Ohio Legislator Who Questioned Black Hygiene To Lead Health Panel

Ohio Legislator Who Questioned Black Hygiene To Lead Health Panel

Sen. Stephen Huffman was appointed to the state's Senate Health Committee despite questioning whether “the colored population” was disproportionately contracting the... Read more ...

Senate Confirms Lloyd Austin To Be The First Black Defense Secretary

Senate Confirms Lloyd Austin To Be The First Black Defense Secretary

President Biden made history by nominating Austin. But picking a retired general also threatens the bedrock democratic principle of civilian control of the military. Read more ...

Bernie Sanders: Dems will use reconciliation to pass Covid relief ‘as soon...

Bernie Sanders: Dems will use reconciliation to pass Covid relief ‘as soon as we possibly can'

Sen. Bernie Sanders on Sunday said Senate Democrats would pass a Covid-19 relief bill as soon as possible through budget reconciliation, which would allow the package to pass... Read more ...

Rand Paul spars with ABC host over election integrity

Rand Paul spars with ABC host over election integrity

Sen. Rand Paul on Sunday got into a heated exchange with ABC host George Stephanopoulos over the disproven claim that the 2020 presidential election was stolen - days after... Read more ...