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 2021-11-23 20:58 

Raw Story

FBI arrests Capitol rioter who pepper-sprayed cops and then left for basic training in the Air Force...

A Trump supporter who allegedly sprayed police with pepper spray and damaged property at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 before leaving for basic training in the U.S. Air Force has been arrested by the FBI, HuffPost reports. "At the time, BILYARD was atten...

 2021-11-23 20:58 

VOA

Jury Holds Pharmacies Responsible for Role in Opioid Crisis...

CVS, Walgreens and Walmart pharmacies recklessly distributed massive amounts of pain pills in two Ohio counties, a federal jury said Tuesday...

 2021-11-23 20:57 

The Heritage Foundation

It's Time to See If Alison Grimes Violated Campaign Ethics Laws...

Gerald "Jerry" Lundergan, a former Kentucky state representative and chairman of the Kentucky Democratic Party, has been convicted of violating federal campaign finance laws, and must report to prison on Nov. 30. Lundergan conspired to illegally c...

 2021-11-23 20:57 

Raw Story

Lauren Boebert's ex-campaign manager says FBI might shoot babies in 'back of the head' like Nazi Germany...

Rep. Lauren Boebert's (R-CO) former campaign manager Sherronna Bishop recently worried that rank-and-file law enforcement officers at the FBI could start shooting babies in "the back of the head" because she said the country is on a similar pa...

 2021-11-23 20:57 

Barron's

Verbit Eyes an IPO in Next 18 Months, CEO Says...

The AI-powered transcription firm raised $250 million in its latest fundraising round, valuing it at $2 billion just months after it crossed the $1 billion threshold to be called a...

 2021-11-23 20:56 

Federal News Network

Political fight in Georgia suburbs as McBath jumps districts...

Georgia's Lucy McBath isn't going away, even as Republicans try to draw district lines to pry back a slice of the American suburbs from congressional Democrats......

 2021-11-23 20:55 

Washington Examiner

Key takeaways from Ahmaud Arbery trial: Rev. Al, vigilantes, and dirty toenails...

The fates of three white Georgia men accused of gunning down Ahmaud Arbery, a black man who they claim was burglarizing homes in their neighborhood, now lie with the jury....

 2021-11-23 20:55 

VOA

Apple Sues Israeli Spyware Company NSO Group...

NSO's Pegasus software allowed its clients full access to iPhone and Android devices...

 2021-11-23 20:54 

NPR

A jury in Ohio says America's big pharmacy chains are liable for the opioid epidemic...

Tuesday's verdict comes as CVS, Walgreens and Walmart face thousands of lawsuits filed by communities across the U.S. The companies say they did nothing wrong dispensing huge quantities of opioids....

 2021-11-23 20:53 

Center for Immigration Studies

Census Survey Shows Continued Rapid Growth in the Foreign-Born...
 2021-11-23 20:53 

Federal News Network

Belarus' oldest newspaper is banned as extremist...

Belarus' oldest newspaper has been banned on the 115th anniversary of its founding, the latest move in a relentless government crackdown on independent media in the ex-Soviet nation......

 2021-11-23 20:53 

WorldNetDaily

Biden files emergency motion to restore vaccine mandate...

The Biden administration filed an emergency order Tuesday to reinstate its vaccine mandate on private companies after an appeals court blocked it, suspending enforcement. Earlier this month, the Fifth Circuit Court in New Orleans order a pause on the orde...

 2021-11-23 20:51 

The Hill

Pentagon test office says new presidential helicopter not yet 'operationally suitable' for emergencies...

The Pentagon's test office says that the new presidential helicopter is not yet "operationally suitable" for emergencies,...

 2021-11-23 20:50 

Federal News Network

NFL moves Raiders-Browns, Patriots-Colts to Saturday Dec. 18...

The NFL has filled the blanks for its previously scheduled Week 15 Saturday doubleheader by moving the Raiders at Browns and Patriots at Colts from Sunday......

 2021-11-23 20:49 

The Hill

Kinzinger on possible governor bid: 'I'm the only candidate that can win' against Pritzker...

Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Ill.), one of former President Trump's most vocal Republican critics in Congress, said he sees himself as "the only candidate" capable of defeating Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker (D) in next year's election....

 2021-11-23 20:47 

Washington Times

EDITORIAL: It's never been so costly to celebrate Thanksgiving...

On Thursday, Americans will gather with their family and friends to celebrate Thanksgiving. Thanks to President Joe Biden, it will be one of the most expensive meals in the history of the holiday. The cost of Thanksgiving dinner is 14% higher this year, a...

 2021-11-23 20:46 

Federal News Network

President, VP and spouses to help food kitchen for holiday...

President Joe Biden and his wife, Jill, are getting into the holiday spirit......

 2021-11-23 20:46 

The Daily Caller

Texas Republicans Call On School Districts To Leave School Boards Association...

'The September 29 letter was an outright attack on parents'...

 2021-11-23 20:46 

The Hill

Hong Kong independence activist sentenced to prison under national security law...

A 20-year-old activist who advocated for Hong Kong's independence from China was sentenced on Tuesday to three years and seven months in prison for violating the country's national security law....

 2021-11-23 20:45 

WorldNetDaily

'Deep doo-doo': Climate activist warns of pipelines getting 'blown up'...

An environmental activist has warned about the "next step" in the fight for a green agenda could include pipelines being "blown up," but then quickly backed away from his claim. An "environmental warrior" from Canada, David Suzuki,...

 2021-11-23 20:44 

Washington Times

Hydrogen investments may be key to global energy competitiveness for U.S....

As countries tout their net-zero goals to decarbonize economies and mitigate the impacts of climate change, many in government and industry have assessed what meeting such pledges will take, and hydrogen has emerged as a promising energy solution. Europea...

 2021-11-23 20:43 

Barron's

Wealthspire Stakes a Claim in California With $2.7B Acquisition...

The latest acquisition advances New York-based Wealthspire's goal of building out a nationwide footprint....

 2021-11-23 20:42 

Raw Story

Florida House has yet to take action on 'vile' social media posts from GOP lawmaker...

In mid-August, an official complaint was filed in the Florida House of Representatives against a Republican lawmaker, for "hateful" and "atrocious" social media comments directed to Palestinians and Muslims. Civil rights advocates filing t...

 2021-11-23 20:42 

The Hill

US sees 'nascent progress' in push for negotiations in Ethiopia...

The United States envoy to the Horn of Africa said he has seen "nascent progress" in negotiations with Ethiopia amid international efforts to end the civil war in the country....

 2021-11-23 20:42 

US News & World Report

Suburban Chicago Man to Plead Guilty to Jan. 6 Capitol Riot...

A suburban Chicago man is scheduled to plead guilty next month to a misdemeanor charge of taking part in the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol....

 2021-11-23 20:41 

The Hill

Transgender former Netflix workers drop labor complaint...

Two Netflix employees have dropped their labor complaints over comedian Dave Chappelle's controversial special on the streaming service,...

 2021-11-23 20:41 

Federal News Network

Jury awards $25M in damages for Unite the Right violence...

Jurors are set to deliberate for a third day in the trial of white nationalists accused in a lawsuit of promoting and carrying out racially motivated violence during the "Unite the Right" rally in......

 2021-11-23 20:40 

Washington Post

Gov. Hogan demands more prosecutions, stiffer penalties as violent crime rises in Baltimore...

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan said Baltimore's surging violence calls for immediate tough-on-crime measures, rather than more investments in systemic problems that fuel the city's seven consecutive years of more than 300 homicides....

 2021-11-23 20:40 

Washington Free Beacon

EXCLUSIVE: Kamala Harris Bought $375 Pot on Paris Trip...

Amid economic turmoil and calls to buy local in the United States, Vice President Kamala Harris dropped nearly $400 for a single pot at a boutique shop in Paris, the Washington Free Beacon has learned....

 2021-11-23 20:40 

VOA

Police Actions Against Journalists in India Spark Outrage...

Two journalists were arrested for...

 2021-11-23 20:40 

The Hill

Greenland ice sheet loses more than it gained for 25th straight year...

The Greenland ice sheet has lost more ice than it gained for the 25th straight year, according to a summary by scientists in Carbon Brief....

 2021-11-23 20:40 

Federal News Network

Oath Keepers, Proud Boys subpoenaed by Jan. 6 House panel...

A committee investigating the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol insurrection has issued subpoenas to five more individuals, including former President Donald Trump's ally Roger Stone and conspiracy theorist Alex......

 2021-11-23 20:40 

Washington Post

The Grammys are trying to change. So why does it feel like they're moving backward?...

This year's nominee slate offers some unexpected names but the same old problems....

 2021-11-23 20:39 

Washington Examiner

CVS, Walgreens and Walmart perpetuated opioid crisis, Ohio jury finds...

Walgreens, CVS, and Walmart perpetuated the opioid crisis in two Ohio counties, a federal jury in Cleveland found Tuesday....

 2021-11-23 20:38 

Washington Times

Saule Omarova: Biden's leftist banker...

For decades, Joe Biden was known as a man of the center-left, a normal guy, a regular Joe. His views have changed. I'm going to venture a guess as to why. He concluded or was persuaded that history will not regard a moderate president as a consequenti...

 2021-11-23 20:38 

US News & World Report

Alex Murdaugh's Lawyers Want Suing Attorney to Stop Talking...

Attorneys for Alex Murdaugh want a judge to stop a lawyer suing him from publicly speaking about the massive legal entanglement Murdaugh finds himself in and recommend a panel that disciplines attorneys look into the matter....

 2021-11-23 20:38 

Washington Times

Biden's lightweight White House...

Watching the Biden team at work these past months - especially on critical national security matters reminds me of the poem "Wynken, Blynken, and Nod" by Eugene Field, which we have most likely read to our children at bedtime. Remember that "W...

 2021-11-23 20:35 

Washington Examiner

Biden lashes out at oil and gas companies over high prices in economic speech...

As people prepare to embark on slightly more expensive trips to grandma's for Thanksgiving, President Joe Biden criticized oil and gas companies for high prices at the pump in a speech at the White House....

 2021-11-23 20:35 

The Hill

Texas mother organizes transgender storytime after library faced threats over 'Rainbow Storytime' on Transgender Day of Remembrance...

"Reading a book with a transgender theme does not make kids transgender, but it does make transgender kids feel empowered," Amber Briggle, who coordinated the new event, said....

 2021-11-23 20:34 

Raw Story

Jury starts deliberations in trial of three men charged in Ahmaud Arbery's killing...

The fates of three men charged with the death of Ahmaud Arbery are in the hands of a Glynn County jury after the prosecution made its closing arguments Tuesday. According to pool reports, deliberation will continue Friday and Saturday if necessary. Member...

 2021-11-23 20:33 

WTOP

Fairmount Heights officer charged with kidnapping, perjury and misconduct...

According to the Maryland State Prosecutor, the Fairmount Heights officer conducted an illegal traffic stop in D.C. back in August 2019....

 2021-11-23 20:32 

The Hill

Charlottesville rally organizers found liable by jury...

A jury on Tuesday found the organizers of the deadly 2017 "Unite the Right" rally in Charlottesville, Va., to be liable for violence, awarding millions of dollars in damages....

 2021-11-23 20:30 

WTOP

UN Libya envoy bows out as presidential vote approaches...

NEW YORK (AP) — The United Nations' top envoy for Libya is resigning weeks ahead of presidential elections seen as......

 2021-11-23 20:30 

The Daily Signal

Biden Missed Mark, Opportunities at '3 Amigos' Summit With Canada, Mexico...

When President Joe Biden met Nov. 18 with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada and President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador of Mexico at the White... Read More The post Biden Missed Mark, Opportunities at '3 Amigos' Summit With Canada, Mexico appe...

 2021-11-23 20:30 

The Hill

New NFTs become rare bottles of booze you can actually drink...

"You can always exchange the digital for the physical, but it is easier to sell the digital asset — you don't have to physically move the bottle, ship it all over the world, and have it be authenticated over and over again by auction houses ...

 2021-11-23 20:30 

WTOP

Armenian PM: Hotline with Azerbaijan set up after clashes...

YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — Armenia has reached an agreement with Azerbaijan to establish a hotline between their defense chiefs after......

 2021-11-23 20:30 

The Hill

Liberal economists got the memo: Build Back Better couldn't possibly worsen inflation...

The only beast more dangerous to political careers than raging inflation is an angry voter....

 2021-11-23 20:30 

Washington Post

House Jan. 6 committee issues subpoenas to Proud Boys, Oath Keepers...

Rep. Bennie G. Thompson (D-Miss.), chairman of the committee, said the panel believes "the individuals and organizations we subpoenaed today have relevant information about how violence erupted at the Capitol and the preparation leading up to this vio...

 2021-11-23 20:30 

WTOP

Malikah Shabazz, a daughter of Malcolm X, dies at 56...

NEW YORK (AP) — Malikah Shabazz, one of six daughters of slain civil rights leader Malcolm X, was found dead......

 2021-11-23 20:29 

WTOP

NFL moves Raiders-Browns, Patriots-Colts to Saturday Dec. 18...

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL has filled the blanks for its previously scheduled Week 15 Saturday doubleheader by moving......

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