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 2020-12-05 23:40 

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McConnell Faces New Pressure for Big Stimulus After Grim Unemployment Report: 'Political Games Costing Lives'...

McConnell is holding out for a $550 billion version of his previous GOP proposal, but the new unemployment report has given Democrats and economists further ammunition to demand he accept a bipartisan deal....

 2020-12-05 23:00 

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'Let Us Work': Restaurant Shutdown Protesters Surround House of L.A. County Supervisor Who Dined Out After Voting for Dining Ban...

"We have bartenders with babies and children and they can't pay their rent! They can't eat and it's because of you, Sheila Kuehl!" one protester yelled....

 2020-12-05 22:43 

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GOP Gov Brian Kemp's Approval Rating Sinks Among Georgia Republicans Amid Trump's Election Pressure...

Kemp's approval rating among Georgia Republicans since Election Day has fallen from 86 percent to 77 percent, according to a Morning Consult poll released Saturday....

 2020-12-05 22:13 

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Will There Be a Second Stimulus Check This Year? AOC, Hawley Agree Relief Must Include $1,200 Payments...

Democrat Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Republican Josh Hawley said they wouldn't support the $908 billion proposal unless it included a second stimulus check....

 2020-12-05 21:56 

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AOC Fires Back at Lawmaker Disparaging Her Working-Class Background: 'The GOP Acts Like They Care'...

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez tweeted Saturday: "Good to know how little you truly think of food workers, @DanCrenshawTX. I wonder: did you have catering while bonding w/ wealthy donors over your disdain for the poor?"...

 2020-12-05 21:00 

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Powerball Drawing For 12/05/20, Saturday Jackpot is $243 Million...

The Powerball jackpot for 12/05/20 is $243 million, with a cash option worth $189.4 million. The drawing will happen at 11 p.m. ET on Saturday....

 2020-12-05 20:48 

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GOP Senator Scott on Lessons From Trump's Florida Win: 'Democrats Want to Control Your Life'...

"The Democrats want to control your life; Republicans want to give you a life. That's the fundamental difference dividing the two parties right now," the Florida Republican senator wrote in an op-ed published on Fox News' website....

 2020-12-05 20:36 

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State Senator Is the Latest Georgia Official Facing Death Threats Following Election Results, Fraud Claims...

Senator Elena Parent says she was notified that her home address and other personal information were leaked following her participation in Georgia's Senate hearings this week....

 2020-12-05 20:12 

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Trump Suggests He'll Stay in Power if Georgia Officials 'Permit a Simple Signature Verification'...

In a tweet, the president called for Governor Brian Kemp and Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger to allow a signature verification....

 2020-12-05 19:39 

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'Clash of Clans' December 2020 Update Sneak Peek Reveals Super Wizard, New Siege Machine...

"Clash of Clans" has huge plans for Clashmas 2020. Check out the latest Sneak Peeks so you know exactly what to expect from the upcoming December update....

 2020-12-05 19:00 

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Video Shows Passengers Applauding as Anti-Masker Escorted Off Frontier Airlines Flight...

The passenger was placed on a "Prevent Departure List" by the company....

 2020-12-05 18:43 

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San Francisco Imposes Strict New Lockdowns, But Neighboring County Not Yet Issuing Stay-at-Home Order...

"If you're not working to stay ahead of this virus you're falling far, far behind and very quickly," said San Francisco Mayor London Breed on Friday....

 2020-12-05 18:21 

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Video of Attorney Urging Republicans to Move to Georgia to Vote in Senate Runoff Elections Prompts Probes...

Both the Florida Bar Association and Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger have started investigations into Florida lawyer Bill Price who, according to a now-deleted video, encouraged Republicans to move to Georgia to vote in the Senate runoffs....

 2020-12-05 17:27 

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Watch: Crying CA Restaurant Owner Says She's Losing 'Everything' While Mayor Allows Neighboring Movie Set to Stay Open...

"And people wonder why I'm protesting and why I have had enough," Angela Marsden, a restaurant owner in Los Angeles, said tearfully....

 2020-12-05 17:03 

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Nearly 90 Percent of Congressional Republicans Still Won't Say Who Won the Election: WaPo Study...

Just 25 of 249 congressional Republicans said in a Washington Post survey that they acknowledge Biden's victory over Trump....

 2020-12-05 17:00 

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100 Highest-Paying Jobs in America...

Stacker breaks down the 100 highest-paying jobs in America and explains what each job entails, what prerequisite skills are required to perform the job, and how one can get a start in each....

 2020-12-05 16:34 

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Minnesota Democratic Official Blasts State GOP Legislative Leaders Suggesting Lawmakers Be Vaccinated Early...

After Minnesota Republican legislative leaders suggested people working in the state capitol be considered essential and receive the COVID vaccine early, a Democratic state representative said other workers should be given priority....

 2020-12-05 16:26 

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Kamala Harris Says Her Husband Will Be Known as 'Second Gentleman'...

Harris was asked by CNN how she would refer to her husband Doug Emhoff who will become the first male spouse of the vice president....

 2020-12-05 16:00 

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Is 'SNL' on Tonight? Season 46, Episode 7 Host, Musical Guest...

Jason Bateman is making a return to the "Saturday Night Live" set....

 2020-12-05 16:00 

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Best Small College in Every State...

Find out what the best small college is in your state, and whether or not your alma mater—or a school you've had in mind to apply to—made the cut....

 2020-12-05 15:32 

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Rudy Giuliani Accuses Judge of Creating a 'Fantasy,' Says 'We Don't Need Courts' in Election Fight...

"The United States Constitution gives sole power to the state legislature to decide presidential elections," the president's attorney said on Sean Hannity's show Friday night....

 2020-12-05 15:19 

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Georgia Election Worker on Viral Video That Falsely Accused Him of Destroying Ballot: 'These Are the Things That Put People in Danger'...

Throughout election week, Lawrence Sloan was responsible for processing absentee ballots with a team at the State Farm Arena in Fulton County....

 2020-12-05 15:00 

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100 Best Rock Albums of All Time...

Some of these albums are classic rock 'n' roll, while some are influential works that are creative efforts to transform old sounds into new ones....

 2020-12-05 14:44 

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Biden Expects Small Crowd at Inauguration to 'Keep America Safe'...

President-elect says the unprecedented times would probably mean a lower key event when he takes the oath of office on January 20....

 2020-12-05 14:37 

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Pelosi, Warren, Other Dems Hail Judge's Decision Ordering Trump Admin to Restore DACA...

Many Democratic politicians tweeted their support for the New York judge's DACA ruling on reinstating the program....

 2020-12-05 14:31 

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'Cyberpunk 2077' Reviews May Be Limited on Release Day As Codes Arrive Late...

"Cyberpunk 2077" may not have many complete reviews at launch, as it sounds like press codes are coming in pretty hot. Get the full details here....

 2020-12-05 14:00 

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Jobs That Might Not Exist in 50 Years...

Many of the jobs most likely to disappear are among the last well-paying jobs one can get with only a high school diploma. Here's a look at high-risk careers that will probably wilt over the next 50 years....

 2020-12-05 13:00 

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Most Popular Dog Breeds in America in 2020...

Choosing a loyal companion is one of the most important decisions a pet owner can make. Here are the most popular dog picks of 2020....

 2020-12-05 13:00 

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GOP Hail Mary for Congress to Overturn Trump Loss Has Senate Republicans Cringing: 'A Pretty Wild Idea'...

A Republican lawmaker's growing movement in the House to officially contest the Electoral College certification so far lacks any support among his GOP colleagues in the Senate—at least one of whom are needed to advance the longshot maneuver....

 2020-12-05 12:59 

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Doctor Who Refused to Wear Mask and Supported 'Stop the Steal' Rally is Suspended...

Steven LaTulippe made the comments during a "Stop the Steal" rally supporting President Donald Trump's election fraud claims....

 2020-12-05 12:02 

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Iran's Supreme Leader Transfers Power to Son as Health Deteriorates...

Tensions between Iran and Israel have escalated since the killing of top nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh....

 2020-12-05 11:27 

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Bill Nye Says Masks Are 'Not That Hard to Understand' in TikTok Video...

The TV science educator used social media to inform about COVID protection measures, saying: "this is a matter literally of life and death."...

 2020-12-05 11:00 

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How to Watch, Livestream Trump at Georgia Rally for GOP Candidates Loeffler, Perdue...

The president is scheduled to appear at the event in Valdosta, Georgia, on Saturday evening...

 2020-12-05 11:00 

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What Polls Say About Kelly Loeffler and Raphael Warnock One Month Before Georgia's Election...

Senator Kelly Loeffler is facing a tough bid to keep her Senate seat and polls show it'll be a fight to the very end....

 2020-12-05 11:00 

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Trump 2024 Bid Would Give Access to Campaign Cash, Social Media Leeway...

President Donald Trump has been hinting that he may launch a 2024 campaign, after losing out on a second term to Democratic rival Joe Biden, but aside from reclaiming the highest office in the land another run for president could offer several other perks...

 2020-12-05 11:00 

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PS5 Restock Updates Worth the Wait? We Put PS5 Exclusives, Games and More Under the Microscope...

We put PS5 exclusives, games, the PS5 controller, and more under the microscope while you wait for the next PS5 restock updates....

 2020-12-05 11:00 

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What Polls Say About David Perdue and Jon Ossoff a Month Before the Georgia Election...

David Perdue and Jon Ossoff are headed for a runoff election and if polls hold, it'll be a hard-fought battle for the Senate seat....

 2020-12-05 10:31 

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Stimulus Bill and Checks Not Likely to Arrive Before Biden Takes Office...

Americans received $1,200 stimulus checks in April, but another round is unlikely before Inauguration Day....

 2020-12-05 10:02 

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Southern California ICU Capacity Dips Below 15 Percent as Stay-at-home Order Begins...

COVID hospitalizations have hit the ICU capacity for the region's 11 counties, which has gone from over 20 percent to 13.1 percent in one day....

 2020-12-05 09:41 

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COVID-19 Vaccines are Russia and China Ploys to Spread Communism, Wyoming Health Official Says...

Major pharmaceutical companies have had success in developing vaccines that could help fight the pandemic....

 2020-12-05 09:06 

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TikTok's Future in the U.S. May Be Decided by Biden After Trump Talks Stall...

President Donald Trump issued an executive order seeking to ban the Chinese-owned video sharing app....

 2020-12-05 09:00 

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'I'm 23, I Had a Mini Stroke Days After Contracting COVID'...

Last year, I would play up to three 80 minute rugby games a day. That Saturday before I went to the hospital, I could not walk my dog 20 yards down the hallway without getting tired....

 2020-12-05 08:22 

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Mega Millions Results, Numbers for 12/04/20: Did Anyone Win the $244 Million?...

The winning numbers were 3,19, 24, 44 and 50 with the Mega Ball 8 and the Megaplier 3x, according to the Mega Millions website....

 2020-12-05 08:00 

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Fauci's Timeline for When He Thinks America Will Beat COVID...

Dr. Anthony Fauci told Newsweek: "If people take the vaccine, we could go a long way to really diminishing dramatically" cases by Q3 2021....

 2020-12-05 05:25 

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State Department Ends 'Cultural Exchange' Programs With China After Enacting Visa Restrictions...

"The United States welcomes the reciprocal and fair exchange of cultural programs with PRC officials and the Chinese people, but one-way programs such as these are not mutually beneficial," Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in a statement on Fri...

 2020-12-05 05:06 

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Trump-Appointed Judge Denies Appeal to Give Sidney Powell, Lin Wood Voting Machine Access...

"Because we must dismiss this appeal, the defendants' conditional cross appeal is also DISMISSED," wrote Judge Andrew Brasher on Friday....

 2020-12-05 04:43 

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Staten Island Bar at Center of Anti-Lockdown Protests, Reopens, Defying De Blasio...

The bar had tried to skirt the law by declaring the bar as an "autonomous zone" and offering "free" food and drink with a "suggested donation" to cover its usual prices....

 2020-12-05 04:15 

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Johns Hopkins Researcher Calls out FDA, Says His Team Could Approve COVID Vaccine in an Hour...

"We've had Operation Warp Speed in developing vaccines but Operation Turtle Speed in reviewing the results," he wrote....

 2020-12-05 03:53 

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EPA OKs Pesticide Linked to Lower IQs, Memory Issues in Children...

The Environmental Protection Agency has proposed some new restrictions on the common commercial pesticide chlorpyrifos, while refusing to ban the chemical despite it being linked to brain damage in children....

 2020-12-05 03:38 

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Fatal Car Crash Shakes Georgia Republican Campaigns as Pence Visits...

"Harrison embodied the very best of this campaign," Georgia Senator Kelly Loeffler said in a Friday statement, "and the very best of our state."...

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