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 2021-09-24 18:29 

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Trump opposes YouTube change of venue request in platform ban case...

Former President Trump in a late Thursday court filing expressed opposition to YouTube's motion to move the case regarding the former president's removal from the platform from Florida to California....

 2021-09-24 18:24 

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China accuses US of interfering in Hong Kong 100 times...

The Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs released a list on Friday of 100 times it says the U.S. has interfered with Hong Kong....

 2021-09-24 18:16 

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US mayors, Black leaders push for passage of bipartisan infrastructure bill...

The U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) and Black leaders on Friday jointly voiced broad support for President Biden's bipartisan infrastructure bill, putting pressure on Democrats to back the bill when it comes to the floor next week....

 2021-09-24 18:04 

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Lawmakers say innovation, trade rules key to small business gains...

Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle say Washington has a key role to play in helping small businesses by encouraging innovation and improving the rules for competition in a global economy....

 2021-09-24 18:00 

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Looking to the past to secure America's clean energy future...

Combating climate change is a tall order. But given how far we've come in my lifetime, I am optimistic. One thing I know is the future for American clean energy is almost limitless — so long as we keep working together....

 2021-09-24 17:48 

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Biden says he supports taxing billionaires' investment gains annually...

President Biden on Friday said he supports an idea championed by a key Senate Democrat to tax billionaires' unrealized investment gains annually....

 2021-09-24 17:44 

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Pelosi: Bipartisan infrastructure vote will happen Monday...

House Democrats will honor their commitment to moderates and vote early next week on a $1.2 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill, Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said Friday....

 2021-09-24 17:43 

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House lawmakers ask Cyber Ninjas CEO to testify on Arizona audit...

Key House Democrats are asking Cyber Ninas CEO Doug Logan to testify on the company's role in the Arizona election audit....

 2021-09-24 17:36 

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What America's Thinking: September 24, 2021...
 2021-09-24 17:31 

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Arizona Democrats sound off against election audit reaffirming Biden win...

Top Arizona Democrats on Friday railed against the Republican-led election audit in Maricopa County after a draft report of the review's findings reaffirmed President Biden's victory over former President Trump....

 2021-09-24 17:18 

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Greene heckles Democrats and they fire back on Capitol steps...

Conservative Rep....

 2021-09-24 17:11 

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Suspected gunman identified in Tennessee grocery store shooting...

Police have identified the suspected gunman in Thursday's shooting at a grocery store in Collierville, Tenn., that left one person dead and 14 others wounded....

 2021-09-24 17:10 

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Top climate summit official on reconciliation bill: It's important to 'show progress'...

Asked Friday whether it is important for Democrats' $3.5 trillion spending bill to cross the finish line ahead of a major climate summit this November, the conference's top official says the U.S....

 2021-09-24 17:06 

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Schools without mask mandate 3.5 times more likely to have CODI-19 outbreaks: CDC study...

A Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) study found that schools in two Arizona counties that didn't require universal masking were 3.5 times more likely to endure COVID-19 outbreaks than schools with mas...

 2021-09-24 17:05 

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Astonishing 'miracle home' somehow survives surging volcano lava...

On the volcanic landscape of San Miguel de La Palma, specifically the north-western island of the Canary Islands, Spain, there lies a "miracle house" that survived a volcanic eruption last Sunday....

 2021-09-24 17:04 

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Defense policy bill would require 'forever chemical' testing at military sites...

The National Defense Act Authorization passed by the House on Thursday night would require the Pentagon to factor in extreme weather risks and publish studies on a class of toxic "forever chemicals."...

 2021-09-24 17:01 

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Patent trolls' underhanded trade schemes must be stopped...

Patent trolls have figured out that petitioning the ITC to investigate intellectual property (IP) infringement can yield particularly rich gains, because unlike a court case, the unusual statute governing the ITC creates an overwhelming threat to a respon...

 2021-09-24 16:56 

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Former Rittenhouse attorney Lin Wood wants $2M bail back...

Famed pro-Trump attorney Lin Wood, who previously served on Kyle Rittenhouse's defense team, is requesting that a foundation get back the $2 million it raised to post bail for the 18-year-old charged with fatally sh...

 2021-09-24 16:51 

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America is paying the price of genocide and ecocide, say Navajo elders...

"They (the dominant society) really don't care about life anymore," says Grace Smithe Yellowhammer....

 2021-09-24 16:41 

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Mexico fines soccer teams for conspiring to limit female players' salaries...

Mexico's antitrust commission is fining 17 soccer clubs and the Mexican Football Federation a total of roughly $9 million for conspiring to limit female players' salaries....

 2021-09-24 16:38 

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The Hill's 12:30 Report - Presented by Facebook - Arizona recount to show Trump's loss by even wider margin...

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 2021-09-24 16:30 

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Watch live: Psaki, Homeland Secretary Mayorkas hold press briefing...

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki and Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas on Friday afternoon are slated to hold a press briefing.The event is scheduled to begin at 2:30 p.m. ET.Watch the live video above....

 2021-09-24 16:30 

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If Manchin means what he says, he should vote for the Democrats' spending plan...

Manchin is asking the right question: Is a bill touted as an investment plan actually going to be used for investment spending?...

 2021-09-24 16:21 

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Elon Musk, Grimes split after three years together...

Tesla CEO Elon Musk and Canadian musician Grimes, whose real name is Claire Elise Boucher, have broken up after three years together, Musk announced, citing in part the long distance between them due to their jobs....

 2021-09-24 16:16 

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How 'fake news' has led us astray during previous pandemics...

A look at the role of confirmation bias....

 2021-09-24 16:00 

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Access to quality outdoor play is a public health necessity...

We have an unprecedented opportunity to create healthy, safe places for all young children to spend time daily....

 2021-09-24 16:00 

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House that inspired horror movie 'The Conjuring' now on sale...

The asking price is a cool $1.2 million....

 2021-09-24 15:59 

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House passes bill to ensure abortion access in response to Texas law...

The House passed legislation on Friday to ensure nationwide access to abortion after the Supreme Court earlier this month declined to block a Texas law that bans the procedure in nearly all cases....

 2021-09-24 15:58 

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Trump Organization faces new scrutiny in New York civil probe...

The Trump Organization is facing new pressure to comply with a New York state civil investigation into the company's financial dealings....

 2021-09-24 15:51 

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Bolsonaro's son tests positive for COVID-19...

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro's son Eduardo has tested positive for the coronavirus....

 2021-09-24 15:49 

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Watch Live: Pelosi holds press conference on Build Back Better plan...

Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) is set to hold her weekly briefing with reporters at the Capitol on Thursday morning.Pelosi is expected to speak on the Build Back Better plan. The briefing is scheduled to begin at 11:30 a.m. ET.Watch live in the video abo...

 2021-09-24 15:42 

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Texas limits business with Ben & Jerry's over Israel move...

Texas on Thursday announced that it will be limiting business with Ben & Jerry's and its parent company, Unilever, following the ice cream maker's decision to stop selling...

 2021-09-24 15:36 

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Two 'View' hosts test positive for coronavirus ahead of Harris interview...

Two hosts of "The View" tested positive for COVID-19 on Friday in advance of a planned sit down interview with Vice President Harris, causing the show to shift gears and interview Harris virtually as a precaution....

 2021-09-24 15:34 

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Wisconsin GOP official urges party to stop 'nonsense' election audits...

A Wisconsin GOP official is urging his party to stop its "nonsense" audits of the 2020 presidential election....

 2021-09-24 15:34 

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Police solve mystery of woman with amnesia found on island...

Daniela Adamcova was found dehydrated and weak, with a scratched-up face, on a remote island off Croatia....

 2021-09-24 15:33 

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Oldest human footprints in North America discovered fossilized in New Mexico...

The oldest human footprints in North America have been discovered in New Mexico, the...

 2021-09-24 15:31 

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'Totally, totally weird' spiked dinosaur discovery stuns experts...

A new ankylosaur was identified in Morocco....

 2021-09-24 15:30 

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It's time for all nations to pursue just and inclusive clean energy transitions...

A transition to green energy can also help to achieve numerous Sustainable Development Goals....

 2021-09-24 15:27 

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Delta pushes for national 'no fly' list of unruly passengers after banning 1,600 from flights...

Delta Airlines is developing a "no fly" passenger list after heightened instances of unruly passengers amid the COVID-19 pandemic....

 2021-09-24 15:18 

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Top Foreign Affairs Republican seeks declassification of Afghan intel...

The top Republican on the House Foreign Affairs Committee is asking the Biden administration to declassify and release its intelligence on Afghanistan after arguing they were caught off guard by the rapid fall of Ka...

 2021-09-24 15:15 

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House Dems set 'goal' to vote on infrastructure and social spending package next week...

House Democrats are hoping to vote next week on both facets of President Biden's far-reaching domestic agenda: a bipartisan infrastructure bill and a much larger social benefits package, Democratic leaders announced Friday....

 2021-09-24 15:11 

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Rep. Karen Bass to run for mayor of Los Angeles: report...

Rep....

 2021-09-24 15:03 

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Biden: Negotiations over economic agenda at a 'stalemate'...

President Biden on Friday acknowledged it is going to take time to pass his economic agenda following meetings with key Democratic lawmakers this week to discuss the bipartisan infrastructure package and the Democrats' $3.5 trillion reconciliation...

 2021-09-24 15:01 

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Pope decides to keep criticized archbishop, issues 'spiritual timeout'...

The Vatican announced Friday that Pope Francis has refused to accept the resignation of a German archbishop widely criticized for his handling of church sex abuse allegations, instead issuing a "spiritual timeout."...

 2021-09-24 15:01 

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We don't need platinum to solve the debt ceiling crisis...

The answer is much simpler: Treasury should read the debt ceiling statute....

 2021-09-24 15:00 

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Watch live: President Biden hosts the first ever in-person Quad Leaders Summit...

President Biden is hosting the first in-person Quad Leaders Summit at the White House on Friday afternoon.The group consists of the leaders of the U.S., Australia, Japan and India, and Biden will host Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, Indian Prime...

 2021-09-24 14:56 

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France, Germany nominate WHO chief for second term...

France and Germany nominated World Health Organization (WHO) chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus for a second term on Thursday....

 2021-09-24 14:51 

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Biden urges all eligible Americans to get a booster shot...

President Biden on Friday urged older Americans, frontline workers, and those with underlying health conditions who received a Pfizer coronavirus vaccine between January and March to get a booster shot....

 2021-09-24 14:51 

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Derek Chauvin to appeal murder conviction in George Floyd case...

Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin has filed documents Thursday with the state appellate court indicating that he intends to appeal his conviction and sentencing for his role in the killing of...

 2021-09-24 14:42 

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Wisconsin says children account for more COVID-19 cases than any other age group...

Children in Wisconsin account for more COVID-19 cases in the state than any other age group this week, according to new data....

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