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 2021-10-22 16:39 

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Is professional women's soccer an oxymoron? A blueprint to make sure it's not...

There's a worrying sense that this league, which undergirds the stellar US national team and the best system of women's soccer in the world, may be less a powerhouse than a house of cards....

 2021-10-22 16:35 

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Walensky: CDC will 'not articulate a preference' for which booster to get...

Rochelle Walensky, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) director, said on Friday that the agency will "not articulate a preference" for which booster shot vaccine recipients should get, after the CDC...

 2021-10-22 16:33 

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GOP lawmaker calls for Meghan, Harry to lose royal titles over paid leave push...

A GOP congressman is blasting Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex's advocacy for paid family leave, suggesting she and Prince Harry should be stripped of their royal titles for her "interference in U.S. politics."...

 2021-10-22 16:31 

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When the Fed plays follow the leader, it steers us all toward inflation...

By all actions and appointments, this administration is more focused on "policy coordination" than any in recent memory....

 2021-10-22 16:30 

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The Hill's 12:30 Report - Presented by Altria - Pfizer announces vaccine study ahead of FDA meeting...

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 2021-10-22 16:25 

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House passes bill to expand workplace protections for nursing mothers...

The House passed legislation on Friday that would expand workplace protections for nursing mothers to ensure they have accommodations to pump breast milk while at work....

 2021-10-22 16:18 

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Katie Couric says she felt 'betrayed' by Lauer after sexual assault allegations...

Katie Couric said she felt "betrayed" by her former "Today" show co-host Matt Lauer following sexual assault and misconduct allegations that surfaced in recent years,...

 2021-10-22 16:18 

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House progessives call on Biden to end all new fossil fuel permitting...
 2021-10-22 16:14 

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Alec Baldwin tweets about shooting, says he's fully cooperating with investigation...

Actor Alec Baldwin on Friday addressed the incident from the day before in which he fatally shot a crew member on the set of an upcoming movie with a prop gun, saying he is fully cooperating with the police inv...

 2021-10-22 16:05 

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John Legend, Chrissy Teigen troll Sean Spicer...

Grammy-winning singer John Legend and his wife Chrissy Teigen trolled former White House press secretary Sean Spicer on Thursday after Spicer criticized a voting rights ad featuring Legend....

 2021-10-22 16:00 

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Pentagon conducts three hypersonic weapon tests...

The Navy and Army this week held three tests meant to aid the services with new hypersonic weapon development, according to the Pentagon, which called the three tests successful....

 2021-10-22 16:00 

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Texas lt. gov. pays out first voter fraud bounty to progressive Pa. poll worker...

Last year, Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick (R) set a bounty of between $25,000 and $1 million for substantiated claims of voter fraud in the 2020 election....

 2021-10-22 16:00 

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I voted for Trump in 2020 — he proved to be the ultimate RINO in 2021...

Trump's obsession with retaining personal power and avoiding a loser image has squandered a critical opportunity for his party....

 2021-10-22 15:57 

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Funny memes may have helped people cope with stress of pandemic: study...

Funny memes may have helped people cope with the stress of the coronavirus pandemic, a study published by the American Psychological Association...

 2021-10-22 15:56 

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Biden taps Obama-era official to lead Fish and Wildlife Service...

President Biden has nominated Martha Williams to lead the Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) after she informally serving in the role since the start of the Biden administration....

 2021-10-22 15:51 

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The 5 most hated teams in the NFL...

The Dallas Cowboys are the most hated....

 2021-10-22 15:49 

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USC fraternity suspended following 'drug-facilitated sexual assault' allegations...

"The Fraternity is concerned by these serious allegations and will seek to work with University officials to investigate the matter," the national Sigma Nu fraternity said....

 2021-10-22 15:36 

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Pelosi: Democrats within striking distance of deal...

Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said Friday that Democrats are within striking distance of winning a long-sought agreement on President Biden's sweeping domestic agenda....

 2021-10-22 15:35 

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Why the Postal Service should be allowed to cash checks...

The Postal Service has offered money orders since 1864. The time for it to start cashing checks is past due....

 2021-10-22 15:33 

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Ohio corrects Wright Brothers error on new license plates...

Ohio has had to correct its new license plate design, which inaccurately depicts the Wright brothers' historic plane....

 2021-10-22 15:30 

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COVID-19 may have killed up to 180,000 health care workers worldwide...

The World Health Organization called on countries to prioritize vaccinations for those on the frontlines of the pandemic....

 2021-10-22 15:30 

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Watch live: White House press briefing...

White House press secretary Jen Psaki on Friday afternoon is slated to hold a press briefing.The event is scheduled to begin at 1:30 p.m. ET.Watch the live video above....

 2021-10-22 15:08 

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Russia breaks daily COVID-19 infections, death record...

Russia broke its daily COVID-19 infections and death record on Friday, reaching another grim milestone as the country continues to struggle getting the virus under control....

 2021-10-22 15:01 

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Americans want new infrastructure — and they're willing to pay for it...

They believe that those who use infrastructure should pay for it but believe equally that the federal and state governments, through taxes, should also fund our infrastructure....

 2021-10-22 14:45 

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We need urban green spaces to stop deadly effects of the climate crisis...

Lack of tree coverage makes communities more vulnerable to climate impacts like flooding, dirty air, and the urban heat island effect....

 2021-10-22 14:41 

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Robert Durst charged with murder over with ex-wife's death...

Millionaire Robert Durst has been charged with murder in New York in connection with the death of his ex-wife Katherine Durst, who went missing in 1982 and was declared legally dead in 2017....

 2021-10-22 14:34 

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Mysterious gang called the A-Team say they've rescued dogs trapped by red-hot volcanic lava...

"Stay strong La Palma! The dogs are fine," a sign read....

 2021-10-22 14:30 

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Why 6G hardware matters: The case for 'Made in America'...

The world follows whichever country leads the deployment of a new technology....

 2021-10-22 14:30 

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Federal funding transforms city parks, but more investment is needed to solve inequities...

The COVID-19 pandemic has shown us the true value of parks. It's vital that urban park federal funding remains robust....

 2021-10-22 14:29 

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What America's Thinking: October 22, 2021...
 2021-10-22 14:29 

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Rising: October 22, 2021...
 2021-10-22 14:19 

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Biden approval rating levels off at 42 percent: Gallup...
 2021-10-22 14:13 

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White House says no change in US policy toward Taiwan...

The White House on Friday sought to clarify President Biden's comments related to ensuring Taiwan's defense in the face of a potential Chinese attack, saying U.S. policy towards the island territory is unchanged....

 2021-10-22 14:12 

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Scientists say ivory poaching has led to 'rapid evolution' of tuskless elephants...

Ivory poaching has led to a "rapid evolution" of tusk-less elephants, a study published in Science on Thursday stated....

 2021-10-22 14:03 

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Thousands of environmental protesters attend demonstrations across several continents...

Thousands of people on Friday attended protests and demonstrations spanning several continents to demand government action on climate change....

 2021-10-22 14:02 

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Alec Baldwin reportedly devastated by fatal gun tragedy...

"The entire cast and crew has been absolutely devastated by today's tragedy," the production company said....

 2021-10-22 14:00 

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China's hypersonic missile test: First shot in a space-based arms race?...

The Biden administration rightly is sounding the alarm about both China's intentions and its growing capabilities....

 2021-10-22 13:43 

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Watch live: White House COVID-19 response team holds briefing...

The White House is set to hold a briefing Friday morning with the administration's COVID-19 response team and public health officials.The briefing is scheduled for 11 a.m. ET.Watch live in the video above....

 2021-10-22 13:42 

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Neera Tanden tapped as White House staff secretary...

Neera Tanden will become the White House staff secretary, a White House official confirmed on Friday, meaning she will assume a central role that involves managing the flow of paper to President Biden and among senior officials....

 2021-10-22 13:40 

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Dozens of General Electric workers walkout to protest vaccine mandate...

Dozens of General Electric (GE) workers staged a walkout in Greenville, S.C., over the company's vaccine mandate....

 2021-10-22 13:30 

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Syria's challenge to Tony Blinken's conscience...

During the first weeks of his tenure, Blinken made a commitment to "put human rights at the center of U.S. foreign policy."...

 2021-10-22 13:29 

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Nevada man charged with casting his dead wife's ballot in 2020...

A Nevada man is facing criminal charges for casting his dead wife's ballot during the 2020 presidential election....

 2021-10-22 13:29 

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UAE imprisons reporter over leaked comments before soccer match telecast...

A television reporter has been detained in the United Arab Emirates for comments he made before a football match,...

 2021-10-22 13:25 

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Fellow actors blast William Shatner's flight to space...

"He was in the air and they were turning him upside down. Let's take care of this planet first before we start going off," Joan Collins said....

 2021-10-22 13:22 

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Museums are posting erotic art on OnlyFans to evade social media censors...

"The Viennese are very open-minded," the head of the Vienna Tourist Board's media relations said....

 2021-10-22 13:11 

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Jon Stewart offers support for Chappelle: 'Intention is never hurtful'...

Jon Stewart is offering words of support for Dave Chappelle amid the controversy over the comedian's jokes mocking the transgender community in his latest Netflix special, saying his "intention is never hurtful."...

 2021-10-22 13:01 

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The battle over school boards is a disaster for Democrats...

Local school boards could well be a significant force in the 2021 and 2022 elections....

 2021-10-22 12:58 

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CDC director on mask requirements: Need to continue until we can get 'cases down'...

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Rochelle Walensky on Friday said that mask requirements need to be continued until we can get coronavirus "cases down."...

 2021-10-22 12:48 

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Pfizer says COVID vaccine nearly 91 percent effective in younger kids...

Smaller doses of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 5 to 11 appear safe and are nearly 91 percent effective at preventing symptomatic disease, the company said in a study released Friday....

 2021-10-22 12:48 

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More people are getting boosters right now than first vaccine shots: CDC...

The number of Americans getting their booster shots is outpacing those who are getting their first vaccine dose, according to...

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