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 2022-03-31 02:42 

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Senate rejects Biden Labor nominee amid Democratic opposition...

The Senate rejected a Labor Department nominee from President Biden on Wednesday night, after three Democrats joined with Republicans to oppose the pick....

 2022-03-31 02:17 

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Senators shrinking size of COVID deal amid disagreements...

A group of senators negotiating a potential deal for new coronavirus relief are preparing to scale back the overall size of the package amid a disagreement over how to pay for it, sources told The Hill....

 2022-03-31 01:47 

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Trevor Reed's parents meet with Biden at White House...

President Biden met on Wednesday with the parents of former U.S....

 2022-03-31 01:30 

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 2022-03-31 01:23 

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Chris Rocks says 'still kind of processing' Oscars in first comments since Will Smith slap...

Comedian Chris Rock on Wednesday said he was "still kind of processing" Sunday's shocking Academy Awards, during which Will Smith walked onstage and slapped him....

 2022-03-31 00:56 

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 2022-03-31 00:41 

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Senators trade offers in scramble for coronavirus deal...

Senators are swapping offers as they scramble to try to get a deal on coronavirus relief before they leave for a two-week break in a matter of days....

 2022-03-30 22:59 

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Academy begins disciplinary proceedings against Will Smith...

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Wednesday that it is beginning disciplinary proceedings against actor Will Smith after he slapped Chris Rock on stage at Sunday night's Oscars event....

 2022-03-30 22:49 

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Democrats take aim at Big Oil in lead up to midterms...

Democrats are looking to pin the blame on oil companies for high gas prices, potentially signaling an election-year goal of refocusing scrutiny on an issue that has dogged President Biden's approval ratings....

 2022-03-30 22:43 

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DOJ's Jan. 6 probe expands to rally preparations, conspiracies: report...

The Department of Justice is expanding its probe of the Jan....

 2022-03-30 22:37 

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WHO unveils plan to end global COVID-19 emergency in 2022...

The World Health Organization (WHO) unveiled a new strategic plan on Wednesday that lays out a path toward ending the global emergency of COVID-19....

 2022-03-30 22:30 

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Health Care — Biden presses Congress on COVID funding...

Welcome to Wednesday's Overnight Health Care, where we're following the latest moves on policy and news affecting your health. Subscr...

 2022-03-30 22:30 

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A bipartisan path forward for child care...

Failing to act on child care will only twist the knife deeper for struggling parents while generating an economic slowdown....

 2022-03-30 22:29 

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Labor complaints hang over Amazon union election...

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Gerald Bryson was fired by Amazon in April 2020 after taking part in several protests of the company's response to the COVID-19 pandemic at its Staten Island, N.Y., facilities....

 2022-03-30 22:28 

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Joe Rogan: I'll quit podcasting if I have to 'walk on eggshells'...

Podcaster Joe Rogan on Tuesday seemingly slammed a push to more closely control content on streaming platforms, saying he'd quit podcasting altogether before scaling back his commentary....

 2022-03-30 22:20 

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Lawsuit against construction of Obama Presidential Center tossed by judge...

A lawsuit that sought to block construction of the Obama Presidential Center in Chicago has been tossed by a federal judge....

 2022-03-30 22:15 

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Uranium industry is the latest to hop on the bandwagon taking advantage of tragedy in Ukraine...

Age-old pleas for cheaper, faster uranium development on public lands shamelessly put our environment and the safety of tribes and communities on the line....

 2022-03-30 22:12 

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On The Money — Labor market flashes strength ahead of jobs report...

Happy Wednesday and welcome to On The Money, your nightly guide to everything affecting your bills, bank account and bottom line....

 2022-03-30 22:10 

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Hillicon Valley — Amazon union vote kicks off in NY...

Today is Wednesday. Welcome to Hillicon Valley, detailing all you need to know about tech and cyber news from Capitol Hill to Silicon Valley....

 2022-03-30 22:09 

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CDC drops travel warnings for cruise ships...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Wednesday ended its tiered warning system for COVID-19 on cruise ships....

 2022-03-30 22:08 

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Defense & National Security — New Putin-Russia tensions emerge...

It's Wednesday, welcome to Overnight Defense & National Security, your nightly guide to the latest developments at the Pentagon, on Capitol Hill and beyond. Subscribe here...

 2022-03-30 22:08 

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Hope fades for resolution as Russia orders fresh strikes...

Any potential hopes for an impending resolution to Russia's war in Ukraine faded on Wednesday as Russian strikes were reported in areas where Moscow suggested the day before it would scale back those offenses....

 2022-03-30 22:00 

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Reimagining green jobs...

Demand is outstripping the supply of green skills, and at the current rate we will have a shortage of green skills in just five years time....

 2022-03-30 21:45 

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Psaki, Jean-Pierre absences give others possible at White House audition...

When press secretary Jen Psaki and her deputy Karine Jean-Pierre tested positive for COVID-19 in recent days, a number of other staffers suddenly had the chance to effectively audition for the post....

 2022-03-30 21:45 

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A new federal framework to improve patient access and health equity...

Rather than looking back at why recent health care reform attempts have stalled, federal lawmakers can look to the success of bipartisan state solutions...

 2022-03-30 21:21 

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House passes bill to bolster reporting of sexual assaults on public transit...

The House passed legislation on Wednesday that would require transportation companies to establish formal policies against sexual misconduct and boost public reporting of such incidents....

 2022-03-30 21:19 

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Texas A&M offers Ukrainian students full tuition and room and board...

"During Hurricane Harvey, we used it to pay tuition. We used to buy books to replace books, to replace clothes, all kinds of things like that. Whatever it takes to make sure that these Ukrainian students are able to stay in school," said John Shar...

 2022-03-30 21:15 

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Trump's push for Russian dirt on Biden is latest GOP headache...

Republicans are finding themselves on defense again after former President Trump urged Russian President Vladimir Putin to release dirt on the Biden family....

 2022-03-30 21:15 

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Adam Smith: Ukraine was a 'wake-up call' for threats from China, elsewhere...

House Armed Services Committee Chairman Rep. Adam Smith (D-Wash.) said Europe's unpreparedness for Russian President Vladimir Putin's invasion of Ukraine should serve as a "wake up call" to future attacks in other parts of the world....

 2022-03-30 21:08 

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Arizona governor signs bills banning gender-affirming care, trans student athletes...

"This legislation is common-sense and narrowly-targeted to address these two specific issues while ensuring that transgender individuals continue to receive the same dignity, respect and kindness as every individual in our society," Arizona Gov. D...

 2022-03-30 21:00 

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McCarthy: Cawthorn had 'no evidence' for orgy allegations, has 'got to turn himself around'...

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) on Wednesday said Rep. Madison Cawthorn's (R-N.C.) allegations of being invited to orgies and seeing people do cocaine were unfounded and that he would not rule out further disciplinary action for the 26...

 2022-03-30 20:59 

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Apple, Meta turned over user data to hackers using forged requests: report...

Apple and Facebook parent company Meta turned over user data last year to hackers pretending to be law enforcement officials,...

 2022-03-30 20:58 

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Hoyer: Vote on contempt charges against Trump aides expected next week...

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) told reporters on Wednesday he expected a House floor vote on contempt of Congress charges against two Trump aides next week, though he did not provide an exact date....

 2022-03-30 20:58 

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Arizona governor signs ban on abortions after 15 weeks...

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey (R) signed a bill on Wednesday that would ban abortions after 15 weeks following in the footsteps of several other Republican governors who have made similar moves....

 2022-03-30 20:53 

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Commission to review 750 Confederacy-linked military items for renaming...

The congressional naming commission announced Wednesday that it will review "more than 750 Department of Defense items" to determine whether their names "commemorate the Confederacy."...

 2022-03-30 20:46 

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Energy & Environment — Biden to order ramped-up EV battery production...

Welcome to Wednesday's Overnight Energy & Environment, your source for the latest news focused on energy, the environment and beyond....

 2022-03-30 20:46 

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The Memo: Border surge spells trouble for Biden, Democrats...

Immigration is hitting the headlines again — at just the wrong moment for President Biden and his fellow Democrats....

 2022-03-30 20:44 

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Equilibrium/Sustainability — Big parks make Americans the happiest...

Today is Wednesday. Welcome to Equilibrium, a newsletter that tracks the growing global battle over the future of sustainability....

 2022-03-30 20:40 

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4 in 10 Americans blame Biden administration policies for gas prices:poll...

Americans say that Biden administration policies are the number one cause for the increase in fuel costs in the United State, according to a recent poll by Quinnipiac University....

 2022-03-30 20:40 

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Pentagon says Russia sends 1,000 fighters from military contractor to Donbas region...

About 1,000 mercenaries from the shadowy Russian military contractor the Wagner Group are now in the Donbas region of Ukraine, pointing to a shift in Kremlin tactics in the war, Pentagon press secretary John Kirby said Wednesday....

 2022-03-30 20:30 

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War should be a moral action, not a hasty decision...

The Just War principles would provide a more thoughtful and long-term approach to potential military action and position the United States as a leader on this front — offering a roadmap for others to a less dangerous and less costly form of internat...

 2022-03-30 20:25 

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Capitol Police chief says staffing shortages are delaying Capitol reopening...

U.S. Capitol Police Chief Thomas Manger on Wednesday said staffing shortages in the department are delaying the reopening of the Capitol building....

 2022-03-30 20:10 

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Army secretary says now is 'most dangerous security environment' in 25 years...

U.S. Army Secretary Christine Wormuth said Wednesday that Russia's war on Ukraine and the risk of the conflict escalating make this moment the most dangerous in more than two decades....

 2022-03-30 20:04 

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Nationwide switch to electric vehicles could save more than 100,000 lives...

"Zero-emission transportation is a win-win for public health," said Harold Wimmer, national president and CEO of the American Lung Association....

 2022-03-30 20:00 

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Putin's nuclear risk: The stability that characterized the Cold War stand-off may no longer exist...

Russia has an explicit doctrine of escalating to de-escalate, which can translate into using nuclear weapons first if it is losing....

 2022-03-30 19:59 

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US says Putin feels 'misled' by Russian military...

The White House said Wednesday that U.S....

 2022-03-30 19:55 

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Peters predicts Democrats will hold Senate: 'Confident on 50 and shooting for 52 or more'...

The Democrat charged with overseeing his party's efforts to maintain control of the Senate this year says Democrats are well-positioned to not only hold their paper-thin majority in November, but expand it....

 2022-03-30 19:44 

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Biden to invoke Defense Production Act for electric vehicle battery materials...

President Biden is set to invoke the Defense Production Act (DPA) as early as this week to step up production of minerals used in the manufacture of electric vehicle batteries, a source familiar the plans confirmed...

 2022-03-30 19:39 

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House Democratic super PAC unleashes over $100 million ad blitz...

House Democrats' main super PAC on Wednesday announced an ad blitz worth over $100 million as the party faces an uphill climb in retaining its majority in the lower chamber....

 2022-03-30 19:35 

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Contracted airport workers to hold nationwide protests over low wages...

Contracted airport workers are protesting in 20 U.S. cities to demand higher wages on Wednesday, the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) announced....

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