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 2021-07-30 10:05 

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Bipartisan plan to raise revenues from cryptocurrencies faces implementation obstacles...

Lawmakers predict that they can raise nearly $30 billion in revenue through collecting more taxes on cryptocurrency as part of a new bipartisan deal on infrastructure, but that estimate is getting pushback from analysts who say the plan is not as easily a...

 2021-07-30 10:00 

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Fingers crossed for new US-Russia arms control talks...

Together, the United States and Russia possess approximately 90% of the world's nuclear stockpile. To ignore each other here is not exactly conducive to U.S. national security....

 2021-07-30 09:00 

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First Afghan evacuees head to US...

The first group of Afghans who aided U.S. forces is on the way to the United States to complete the application process for a special visa....

 2021-07-30 04:00 

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Biden hypocrisy endangers American lives on southern border...

Vaccinated family members from Europe are still barred from entering the United States, but President Joe Biden is still welcoming tens of thousands of unvaccinated illegal immigrants into the country every month....

 2021-07-30 04:00 

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Democrats must work with Republicans on infrastructure...

Words change frequently when Democrats are in charge. Liberals are now called progressives. Voter identification is called voter suppression. Mothers are now "birthing persons."...

 2021-07-30 04:00 

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Senate Republicans should break some China...

Late summer and fall will likely see congressional action on two major pieces of legislation addressing climate: the trillion-dollar infrastructure plan and the $3.5 trillion Democratic wish list, which Democrats intend to force through the Senate with a ...

 2021-07-30 03:17 

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Mike Lindell pulls MyPillow ads from Fox News...

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell said he directed the removal of his company's advertisements from Fox News programming after the network declined to run one of his commercials....

 2021-07-30 02:20 

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FEC issues $21K fine to Rand Paul's 2016 presidential campaign committee: Report...

The committee behind Republican Sen. Rand Paul's 2016 presidential campaign was fined $21,000 by the Federal Election Commission for mishandling financial contributions, according to a new report....

 2021-07-30 01:27 

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Minnesota woman found beheaded on sidewalk...

Police have a suspect in custody after a beheaded woman was found dead on a Shakopee, Minnesota, sidewalk in the middle of the afternoon on Wednesday....

 2021-07-30 01:13 

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Defense Department to require proof of vaccination...

The Defense Department will require proof of vaccination status in line with the Biden administration's new COVID-19 guidance....

 2021-07-30 01:05 

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Pedro Castillo, populist socialist and schoolteacher, inaugurated as president of Peru...

Pedro Castillo, a populist socialist and former primary school teacher with no prior political experience, was inaugurated as president of Peru on Wednesday....

 2021-07-29 23:38 

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Justice Department threatens Texas with legal action over COVID-19 migrant order...

Attorney General Merrick Garland urged Texas Gov. Greg Abbott to withdraw the "dangerous and unlawful" executive order he instituted on Wednesday aimed at restricting the transport of illegal migrants in Texas who may have COVID-19....

 2021-07-29 22:45 

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Bannon says viral 'hell' quote preceding Capitol riot was about Pence...

Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon denied giving an ominous premonition of the U.S. Capitol siege in January after a quote of his went viral on Thursday....

 2021-07-29 22:43 

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Police notified of 'election integrity committee' asking Pennsylvania county residents how they voted...

People in Pennsylvania said they were approached by members of an "election integrity committee" inquiring about their votes in the 2020 election, prompting accusations of intimidation, according to a new report....

 2021-07-29 22:37 

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Navy sailor charged for fire that wrecked USS Bonhomme Richard...

Charges were brought against a Navy sailor in connection to a fire that was set on the USS Bonhomme Richard last year....

 2021-07-29 21:53 

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Biden snaps at reporter who questions mask flip-flop...

President Joe Biden snapped at a reporter who asked him about past assurances that those who have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 no longer need to wear protective face masks....

 2021-07-29 21:27 

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Pilot spots possible jetpack man 5,000 feet in the air...

A sighting said to be a man in a jetpack flying some 5,000 feet in the sky 15 miles away from Los Angeles International Airport occurred Wednesday....

 2021-07-29 21:11 

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NFL quarterback says he was pressured to get vaccinated by league: 'If you don't fall in line, they'll make your life miserable'...

Tennessee Titans quarterback Ryan Tannehill said the NFL is pressuring players to get the coronavirus vaccine....

 2021-07-29 21:11 

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A conversation with Congressman Drew Ferguson...

Congressman Drew Ferguson sits down with Sarah Westwood to discuss the current state of Washington and the challenges our country faces today....

 2021-07-29 21:08 

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EXCLUSIVE: New victim of serial killer Rodney Alcala surfaces, teenager was beaten and raped...

LOS ANGELES — It's been a half-century since serial killer Rodney Alcala left a trail of bodies across Southern California. But a shocking new claim could show the monster's bloody rampage began earlier than previously believed....

 2021-07-29 21:05 

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Republicans challenge Pelosi after Capitol Police are ordered to arrest those not complying with mask mandate...

Rep. Thomas Massie, a Kentucky Republican, said Thursday that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi might as well come to his office and arrest his entire staff for not wearing masks....

 2021-07-29 21:04 

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Two Colorado officers charged after violent arrest in which suspect struck with handgun...

Two Colorado officers have been arrested and charged in connection to a violent detention earlier in the month, with one seen in newly released body camera footage striking a suspect's head with his handgun....

 2021-07-29 20:56 

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EXCLUSIVE: Republican senators raise questions after receiving unredacted Fauci email about Wuhan lab...

Five Republican senators are questioning why the Department of Health and Human Services redacted a portion of an email between Dr. Anthony Fauci and Peter Daszak, the president of a research organization that worked with the Wuhan Institute of Virology o...

 2021-07-29 20:50 

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Fully vaccinated people make up quarter of new COVID-19 infections in Los Angeles County...

Health authorities in Los Angeles County, California, said more than 25% of new COVID-19 cases are among the population fully vaccinated against the virus....

 2021-07-29 20:43 

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Freedom Caucus ups pressure on McCarthy to move against Pelosi, Cheney, and Kinzinger...

Members of the House Freedom Caucus are upping the pressure on House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy to make tangible moves in retaliation to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi as well as Republican Reps. Liz Cheney and Adam Kinzinger over the select committee to ...

 2021-07-29 20:43 

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Yet another New York Times employee embarrasses her paper on social media...

The greatest threat to the credibility and integrity of the New York Times is its own employees....

 2021-07-29 20:37 

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Big Tech turns to vaccine and mask mandates...

Big Tech companies including Facebook, Google, and Netflix announced this week that employees that want to return to working together in the office must get vaccinated before doing so, a sign of new public alarm over the spread of the delta variant of the...

 2021-07-29 20:32 

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MAGA candidates follow script to pretend they think for themselves...

Remember high school, when all the seniors in your class chose the same Robert Frost line about "choosing the road less traveled" as their yearbook quote? A lot of Republican candidates are bringing back that bad memory....

 2021-07-29 20:31 

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Bipartisan infrastructure deal: Senate advances spending bill...

A bipartisan infrastructure deal cleared a major hurdle this week when it attracted enough votes to overcome a filibuster, advancing in the Senate after weeks of fraught negotiations....

 2021-07-29 20:16 

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White House defends moves to mandate COVID-19 vaccine...

The White House is defending its plan to...

 2021-07-29 20:13 

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Sports leagues are now feeding into COVID-19 hysteria rather than leading the way to normalcy...

Major League Baseball is now panicking, overreacting to vaccinated players testing positive for the coronavirus....

 2021-07-29 20:00 

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Biden rolls out vaccine mandate of federal workforce...

Every federal government employee and on-site contractor will be asked to attest to their vaccination status against the novel coronavirus, according to the White House....

 2021-07-29 19:56 

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House Democrats' mask flip-flop reflects COVID-19 'hypocrisy,' says GOP leadership member...

Republicans could use the Biden administration's recent shift back to recommending masks in some indoor settings as an opportunity to paint their party's coronavirus messaging as more firmly rooted in science than the Democrats'....

 2021-07-29 19:53 

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Jill Biden undergoing procedure to remove object from foot...

First lady Jill Biden will undergo a procedure to remove an object from her foot, her office announced on Thursday....

 2021-07-29 19:40 

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'We'll go to his home': BLM threatens to harass senator over 'all white' country club membership...

A local chapter of Black Lives Matter has seemingly threatened to harass Rhode Island Democratic Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse over his continued membership to an allegedly "all-white" private country club....

 2021-07-29 19:36 

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Former cardinal charged with sexually assaulting teenager in 1970s...

Former Cardinal Theodore McCarrick was charged Wednesday with sexually assaulting a teenager during a wedding reception in 1974....

 2021-07-29 19:35 

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Actress Scarlett Johansson sues Disney over Black Widow streaming release...

Scarlett Johansson is suing the Walt Disney Company for releasing Black Widow simultaneously on Disney+ and in theaters....

 2021-07-29 19:30 

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Biden is the 'root cause' of the border crisis...

While it may sound like good policy, Vice President Kamala Harris's plan to address the "root causes" of migration is unnecessary to solve our border crisis....

 2021-07-29 19:22 

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Parents stick with home schooling as CDC flip-flops on mask guidance...
 2021-07-29 19:21 

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Democrats approve spending bill that would fund abortions for first time in 45 years...

The Democratic-led House of Representatives passed a spending bill on Thursday that would eliminate a 45-year-old stipulation included in spending packages that prohibits taxpayer money from funding abortions. The bill passed with a 219-208 vote....

 2021-07-29 19:16 

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Senate agrees to spend $2.1 billion on Capitol security and Afghan refugee aid...

Senate lawmakers unanimously approved a $2.1 billion spending bill on Thursday that will pay for increased Capitol security and will help refugees following the U.S. withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan....

 2021-07-29 19:10 

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Former Democratic Missouri governor rules out running for open Senate seat...

Former Democratic Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon will not be entering the open Senate race in the midterm elections, likely diminishing Democrats' chances for an upset next November....

 2021-07-29 18:59 

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Surge raises suspicions migrants are propelling COVID-19 outbreaks...
 2021-07-29 18:33 

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Just four COVID deaths in July, yet DC reimposes its mask mandate...

Based on a single bogus study, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is now recommending that even fully vaccinated adults must wear a mask in indoor public spaces. Now, Washington, D.C., Mayor Muriel Bowser has decided to force the issue for tho...

 2021-07-29 18:24 

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House OK's hiring illegal migrants on staff, fattens budget 21%...

Illegal migrants let in during the Obama era and long promised amnesty by Democrats have been cleared to work for House members as part of a massive budget approved this week on a party-line vote....

 2021-07-29 18:21 

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EXCLUSIVE: Top Republicans torch FTC for 'ill-advised power grab'...
 2021-07-29 18:16 

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Arizona auditors complete third ballot recount and ship materials back to Maricopa County...

Auditors working on the Arizona Senate-led Maricopa County 2020 general election review completed a third and final ballot recount late on Wednesday and prepared materials to return to county custody on Thursday....

 2021-07-29 18:07 

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Middle-aged Fortnite streamer arrested after allegedly raping two child actors...

A Brazilian video game streamer was arrested Tuesday after he ostensibly raped two child actors....

 2021-07-29 18:07 

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Don't let teachers unions shut down schools for another year...

If teachers' unions have their way, public schools will not reopen for in-person learning this fall....

 2021-07-29 18:00 

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US calls for halt to attacks against refugees as humanitarian crisis worsens in Tigray...

The United States called on all parties of the Tigray conflict in Ethiopia to halt attacks on refugees as the humanitarian crisis worsens....

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