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 2021-12-03 17:25 

WTOP

Mexico overhauls handling of migrants to release pressure...

TAPACHULA, Mexico (AP) — Benjamn Villalta, a 39-year-old Nicaraguan, couldn't believe that a Mexican immigration office would open in the......

 2021-12-03 17:25 

Federal News Network

Mexico overhauls handling of migrants to release pressure...

Benjamn Villalta, a 39-year-old Nicaraguan, couldn't believe that a Mexican immigration office would open in the middle of the night to give him and some 40 other migrants humanitarian visas that......

 2021-12-03 17:25 

NPR

Parents of Michigan school shooting suspect are charged with involuntary manslaughter...

The gun used in Tuesday's shooting was purchased by the suspect's father James Crumbley on Black Friday, officials said....

 2021-12-03 17:23 

WTOP

Maxwell jury to see video of notorious Epstein home...

Jurors at the sex-abuse trial of Ghislaine Maxwell are expected Friday to see a law enforcement videotape of the interior of a Florida estate where prosecutors say she and financier Jeffrey Epstein exploited underage victims when the pair lived there toge...

 2021-12-03 17:23 

Washington Post

Virginia Beach House of Delegates race called for Republican after recount, giving GOP the majority...
 2021-12-03 17:23 

Washington Post

Germany tightens rules that target the unvaccinated and mulls vaccine mandate amid covid spike...

If proposed vaccine legislation were to pass, vaccinations could become mandatory in Germany by February....

 2021-12-03 17:22 

WTOP

Croatia takes 1-0 lead over Serbia in Davis Cup semifinals...

MADRID (AP) — Borna Gojo gave Croatia a 1-0 lead over Serbia in the Davis Cup semifinals by beating Dusan......

 2021-12-03 17:22 

Roll Call

So much to do, so little time...

There is so much left for Congress to do before the end of the year — a vote on the debt limit and the sweeping climate and social spending package. But divisions are so sharp that even the smallest of tasks like agreeing on a stopgap funding measur...

 2021-12-03 17:22 

Raw Story

'War is coming': Unarrested #PoleTosser rioter flagrantly taunts FBI, poses with GOPers and 'patrols' the border with his pals...

He's known as "AFO #258" on the FBI's most wanted list , signifying that he's one of the individuals sought by the agency for involvement "in violent assaults on federal law enforcement officers at the US Capitol on January 6, 2021...

 2021-12-03 17:21 

The Daily Caller

The Cowboys Beating The Saints Gets Big TV Ratings...

Did you watch?...

 2021-12-03 17:21 

The Hill

FDA eyes rapid review for omicron vaccines, drugs: report...

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is reportedly eyeing steps for an expedited review of vaccines and drugs targeting the newly detected omicron variant should such steps be necessary....

 2021-12-03 17:20 

The Hill

Top South African expert says omicron is surging among children under 5 years old...

"We've seen quite a sharp increase [in hospital admissions] across all age groups but particularly in the under 5s," health officials said....

 2021-12-03 17:19 

Radio Free Asia

'The atmosphere was starting to make me unhappy'...

A former Hong Kong doctors' union leader is now working for the UK's National Health Service....

 2021-12-03 17:17 

Washington Examiner

Alec Baldwin killed a woman because he thought gun safety rules do not apply to celebrities...

Alec Baldwin faces multiple civil lawsuits and possible criminal proceedings as a result of killing cinematographer Halyna Hutchins on the Santa Fe set of the movie Rust. Still, he perhaps unwisely broke his silence during an interview with ABC's Geor...

 2021-12-03 17:16 

Washington Examiner

Columbia University graduate student stabbed to death near campus...

A graduate student at Columbia University in New York was stabbed to death in a random attack while walking near the school's Manhattan campus....

 2021-12-03 17:16 

Washington Times

Drinking water well at Pearl Harbor contaminated with petroleum, Navy says...

A key water well used by military personnel and their families at Pearl Harbor is contaminated with petroleum, Navy officials said late Thursday, sparking what some lawmakers say is a "crisis of astronomical proportions" for tens of thousands of p...

 2021-12-03 17:13 

Washington Examiner

Biden vows 'meaningful set of initiatives' to dissuade Putin from Ukraine incursion...

President Joe Biden said Friday that he is preparing ways to halt a potential incursion into Ukraine by Russian President Vladimir Putin as Moscow masses troops along Ukraine's border....

 2021-12-03 17:11 

VOA

Zimbabwe Confirms Omicron Case, Sticks to Tough Restrictions...

Earlier this week Zimbabwe announced a nine-hour curfew and compulsory 14-day quarantine for anyone arriving in the country, to prevent the spread of the omicron variant...

 2021-12-03 17:11 

The Hill

Jovanni Ortiz in talks for potential Harris job...

Jovanni Ortiz, a long-time communications official in Democratic circles, is in talks to join the Biden administration, potentially in a top communications role in Vice President Harris' office, two sources familiar with the discussions told The H...

 2021-12-03 17:10 

The Atlantic

Joe Biden's Year Was Ruined. Whose Fault Is That?...

The president doesn't control the economy, and a lot of presidential politics is just plain dumb luck....

 2021-12-03 17:09 

Washington Examiner

Parents of Michigan shooting suspect charged with involuntary manslaughter...

The parents of the suspect in the Michigan school shooting have been charged with involuntary manslaughter, according to documents filed Friday....

 2021-12-03 17:08 

Nextgov

House Science Committee Ponders Ways to Strengthen U.S. Semiconductor Industry...

The United States has lost significant ground manufacturing semiconductors in recent years....

 2021-12-03 17:07 

Federal News Network

Family of Oklahoma man shot by police sues city, officers...

The family of a man shot and killed last year by an Oklahoma City police officer is suing the city and two officers involved in the shooting......

 2021-12-03 17:07 

Washington Post

You know the Beatles. Here are 16 other important names in the epic 'Get Back' series....

Yoko Ono, Billy Preston, Jimmie Nicol, Enoch Powell ... all kinds of people pop up in Peter Jackson's three-part documentary....

 2021-12-03 17:06 

WorldNetDaily

Dallas Mavericks owner buys entire Texas town...

(FOX BUSINESS) Billionaire Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban purchased an entire Texas town last month, but says his plans for the property are still up in the air. The Dallas Morning News reported that the 77 acres that comprises the town of Mustang, rou...

 2021-12-03 17:06 

Washington Times

Suspect's parents Jennifer and James Crumbley charged in Michigan school shooting...

PONTIAC, Mich. (AP) — A prosecutor in Michigan filed involuntary manslaughter charges Friday against the parents of a boy who is accused of killing four students at Oxford High School, after saying earlier that their actions went "far beyond neg...

 2021-12-03 17:06 

Raw Story

School shooter's parents charged with four counts of involuntary manslaughter: report...

Prosecutors in Michigan filed charges against the parents of the 15-year-old Oxford High School shooting suspect , the Detroit Free Press reports. Jennifer and James Crumbley were charged with four counts of homicide involuntary manslaughter. Four student...

 2021-12-03 17:04 

Washington Examiner

Fourteen 'smash and grab' suspects released, some through California's zero-bail policy...

Fourteen suspects accused of...

 2021-12-03 17:04 

Washington Post

Parents of Michigan high school shooting suspect charged with four counts of involuntary manslaughter...
 2021-12-03 17:04 

The Hill

Washington police investigating school board 'Zoom-bombing' incident as possible hate crime...

A police department in Washington State is investigating a recent "zoom-bomb" as a hate crime after people interrupted a school board meeting in Washington with racial slurs....

 2021-12-03 17:03 

Federal News Network

Virginia House seat election recount upholds GOP win...

Election officials in Virginia have resumed their painstaking recount of votes in one of two unresolved races that will settle whether Virginia Republicans have reclaimed the majority in the House of......

 2021-12-03 17:03 

US News & World Report

Virginia House Seat Election Recount Upholds GOP Win...

A three-judge panel overseeing a recount in a close Virginia Beach state House race has upheld the Republican candidate's victory....

 2021-12-03 17:03 

US News & World Report

Details Emerge in Plane Crash That Killed Space Traveler...

Federal investigators have released some details on the small plane crash that killed a former space traveler and another man....

 2021-12-03 17:03 

Federal News Network

Study suggests past COVID infection may not fend off omicron...

South African scientists are warning that the new omicron variant may be causing more reinfections among COVID-19 survivors than earlier virus mutants......

 2021-12-03 17:02 

Washington Examiner

At least 70 children in Maryland vaccinated with expired Pfizer doses...

At least 70 children in Landover, Maryland, were vaccinated against COVID-19 with expired doses after an alleged storage error....

 2021-12-03 17:01 

Washington Post

He lost his best friend in a mudslide. Now he's using coconuts to fight deforestation in West Africa....

At 12 years old, Alhaji Siraj Bah was living on the streets of Sierra Leone. A decade later, his business employs nearly three dozen people as they work to create an alternative to wood-based charcoal....

 2021-12-03 17:01 

Federal News Network

Correction: Film-National Board of Review Awards story...

Paul Thomas Anderson's "Licorice Pizza" has been named the best film of the year by the National Board of Review......

 2021-12-03 17:01 

US News & World Report

Famously Soggy Seattle Sees Its Wettest Fall on Record...

Seattle, a city known for soggy weather, has seen its wettest fall on record....

 2021-12-03 17:01 

Federal News Network

Famously soggy Seattle sees its wettest fall on record...

Seattle, a city known for soggy weather, has seen its wettest fall on record......

 2021-12-03 17:01 

US News & World Report

Judges Confirm Republican Win in Virginia Beach House Seat, Cementing GOP's New Majority and Splitting Legislature...

Judges confirm Republican win in Virginia Beach House seat, cementing GOP's new majority and splitting legislature....

 2021-12-03 17:01 

US News & World Report

Judges Confirm Republican Win in Virginia Beach House Seat, Cementing GOP's New Majority and Splitting Legislature...

Judges confirm Republican win in Virginia Beach House seat, cementing GOP's new majority and splitting legislature....

 2021-12-03 17:01 

The Hill

Hospitals can truly benefit communities by going beyond the IRS standard...

Rethinking this standard is long overdue and could lead to hospitals making more meaningful contributions to their communities, both as healthcare providers and socioeconomic drivers....

 2021-12-03 17:01 

The Hill

New study reveals exactly how much booster shots help you...

"These are remarkably effective immunological boosters, way above what is needed to prevent hospitalisation and death," the study's lead author said....

 2021-12-03 17:00 

Washington Post

How to toast nuts on the stove, in the oven or in the microwave...

There are several methods for toasting all types of nuts. See which one is right for your recipe....

 2021-12-03 17:00 

Federal News Network

Patience helps Wake Forest, Pitt build for ACC title shot...

Pittsburgh and Wake Forest will meet in a Top 25 showdown for the Atlantic Coast Conference title thanks in part to the continuity of being led by coaches who have been given time to build successful......

 2021-12-03 17:00 

Media Matters

Dr. Fauci responds to Fox host's "preposterous and disgusting" comparison of him to a Nazi war criminal...
 2021-12-03 17:00 

Washington Examiner

Senate President Pro Tempore Corman crosses Pa. campaigning for governor...

Pennsylvania Senate President Pro Tempore Jake Corman formally kicked off his campaign for governor this week at a brewery in his home town of Bellefonte....

 2021-12-03 17:00 

Washington Examiner

The Diminishing Path to Growth: Can Xi Jinping Avoid Crisis during China's Economic Transition...

Since Deng Xiaoping changed the trajectory of Chinese economic policy in 1978, the People's Republic of China (PRC) has amassed an impressive record of economic growth. Starting as a poverty-stricken agricultural society under rigid socialist rule, th...

 2021-12-03 17:00 

US News & World Report

Belarus Mother Jailed Over 'Unsanctioned Mass Gatherings'...

A Belarus court has sentenced neighborhood activist Volha Zalatar to four years in prison for creating an "extremist group" on the messaging app Telegram, the country's top rights group, Viasna, reported....

 2021-12-03 16:59 

US News & World Report

Confederate Statue Outside Kentucky Courthouse Vandalized...

Authorities say a century-old Confederate statue outside a western Kentucky courthouse has been vandalized with red paint....

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