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 2022-09-27 20:34 

Federal News Network

Remembering Mike Causey: Federal community loses a peerless reporter and a friend...

Longtime readers and the federal community Mike Causey covered all these years are sharing what he meant to them, after his death this week at 82 years old....

 2022-09-27 20:33 

US News & World Report

Voters Trust the GOP on Inflation. But it Doesn't Mean They're Voting Republican...

Public opinion polls show people saying the GOP is better-qualified to handle issues that voters care about. But they're not rewarding Republicans with pledges to vote for them....

 2022-09-27 20:33 

NPR

Vote on so-called referendum likely to pave way for Russia to annex Ukrainian land...

Voting is done for the so-called referendums in Russian-occupied areas of Ukraine. Preliminary results show a landslide victory for Moscow. Ukraine and its allies have dismissed the voting as a sham....

 2022-09-27 20:33 

Washington Times

Beto O'Rourke, Stacey Abrams struggle this year to recreate the magic of their 2018 campaigns...

Beto O'Rourke and Stacey Abrams shot into the political stratosphere four years ago when the fresh-faced Democrats electrified the party on their way to better-than-expected showings in statewide races in deep-red Texas and purple Georgia. But the pai...

 2022-09-27 20:32 

Raw Story

Weaker concealed carry laws linked to increase in gun crimes, study shows...

Weakened concealed carry laws are associated with an estimated 9.5% increase in rates of criminal assaults with firearms, according to research published last week. That relationship is most pronounced in places that allow people convicted of violent misd...

 2022-09-27 20:31 

Federal News Network

Diaz's defense looking dangerous for No. 11 Penn State...

Penn State defensive coordinator Manny Diaz is getting creative with a deep unit that's built to create game-changing plays......

 2022-09-27 20:31 

US News & World Report

Father Sentenced in Death of Boy Who Disappeared in 2003...

A Missouri man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for the killing of his disabled 9-year-old son, who disappeared nearly 20 years ago....

 2022-09-27 20:31 

Radio Free Asia

'I'll be able to carry on the struggle for Myanmar' from Canada...

Myanmar beauty queen Han Lay was granted asylum in Canada after a week after her detention in Bangkok....

 2022-09-27 20:30 

Federal News Network

Celtics find some normalcy during 1st training camp practice...

The Celtics have taken their first step toward regaining a sense of normalcy by holding their first practice of the preseason in the aftermath of the year-long suspension of Ime Udoka......

 2022-09-27 20:30 

WorldNetDaily

Running for U.S. Senate, Dr. Oz finally reveals reason for Turkish citizenship...

WND is now on Trump's Truth Social! Follow us @WNDNews Dr. Mehmet Oz, a Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate in Pennsylvania, has been under fire politically for still having citizenship in Turkey. But now he's explained why he made that decis...

 2022-09-27 20:30 

The Hill

As Hurricane Ian threatens Florida, the National Weather Service shines...

The best defense against natural disasters is accurate, reliable and tailored weather predictions....

 2022-09-27 20:29 

WTTG

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Capitals launch rally towel competition...

The Washington Capitals are encouraging fans to design the team's next rally towel....

 2022-09-27 20:29 

Raw Story

White House declares Idaho abortion laws 'extreme and backwards'...

White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre issued a statement Tuesday calling Idaho's abortion laws "extreme and backwards" in response to a memo issued by the University of Idaho cautioning employees not to provide reproductive health cou...

 2022-09-27 20:29 

Federal News Network

Puerto Rico seeks U.S. waiver as diesel dwindles after storm...

Puerto Rico's governor requested that the U.S. government waive a federal law to allow for more fuel shipments to the island amid concerns over a dwindling supply of diesel in the wake of Hurricane......

 2022-09-27 20:28 

Federal News Network

Grains mixed, Livestock mixed...

Wheat for Dec. rose 13.5075 cents at $8.71511 a bushel; Dec. corn was up 1.25 cents at $6.6750 a bushel, Dec. oats fell 8.50 cents at $3.70 a bushel; while Nov. soybeans was off 3.25 cents at $14....

 2022-09-27 20:28 

Federal News Network

$100M lawsuit filed over injuries suffered in police van...

Lawyers for a Black man who was paralyzed in June when a police van braked suddenly has filed a $100 million lawsuit against the city of New Haven......

 2022-09-27 20:27 

Federal News Network

McConnell backs post-Jan. 6 revisions to elections law...

Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell says he will "proudly support" legislation to overhaul rules for certifying presidential elections, bolstering a bipartisan effort to revise a 19th century law......

 2022-09-27 20:26 

Washington Examiner

Disney World closes theme parks in preparation for Hurricane Ian...

Walt Disney World is shutting down all four of its theme parks in Florida on Wednesday and Thursday in preparation for the landfall of Hurricane Ian, the company announced Tuesday....

 2022-09-27 20:26 

Defense One

Oversight Of Nuclear-Weapons Contractors' Cyber Practices Has Been 'Inconsistent': GAO...

The National Nuclear Security Administration incompletely implemented some cyber practices and didn't have clear knowledge about what its subcontractors were doing, the watchdog agency reported....

 2022-09-27 20:26 

WUSA9.com

Lidl brings full-service grocery store to Ward 7...

Ninety percent of Lidl's employees will be Ward 7 and 8 residents, according to an announcement from the mayor's office....

 2022-09-27 20:26 

Barron's

The U.K. Economy Is Having a Meltdown. Why It's Going to Get Worse....

The spectacular fall in the British pound and U.K. government bonds over the past month was sparked by a dramatic policy decision to borrow billions to cut taxes to supercharge growth. But it is the culmination of years of deterioration....

 2022-09-27 20:25 

Raw Story

Sabotage suspected after discovery of Nord Stream gas pipeline leaks...

The governments of Denmark and Sweden said they suspected acts of sabotage after three leaks were discovered on the Nord Stream pipelines that carry gas from Russia to Europe via the Baltic Sea. Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen said it was not yet known w...

 2022-09-27 20:24 

Washington Examiner

Trump back on Forbes 400; new estimate reveals his net worth...

Former President Donald Trump has reclaimed his place among the Forbes 400 list of the richest people in the United States after falling off last year....

 2022-09-27 20:24 

Washington Times

University police handcuff, detain Sikh student openly carrying religious knife...

A Sikh student at the University of North Carolina-Charlotte was handcuffed and detained by campus police Thursday over his open carrying of a kirpan, a small dagger seen as sacred in Sikhism....

 2022-09-27 20:24 

NPR

Half of Peru's population is food insecure...

No country in South America has been hit harder by the global cost of living crisis than Peru, where half the population is now suffering from food insecurity as a result of rising prices....

 2022-09-27 20:24 

NPR

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen sees a path to bring down inflation...

NPR's Ailsa Chang talks with U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen about the Biden Administration's plans to help the economy absorb supply shocks, which economists think will become more frequent....

 2022-09-27 20:23 

Raw Story

Ken Paxton makes a run for it: Fleeing a subpoena, the Texas AG epitomizes cowardice of GOP bullies...

Bullies are always the biggest cowards underneath their blustery exteriors, we know that. But it is satisfying nevertheless when some of the biggest jerks of the GOP prove the point. So it was Monday, when the Texas Tribune reported that Ken Paxton, the b...

 2022-09-27 20:22 

Nextgov

Over Half of Operating Systems at VA Medical Center in Texas are Outdated, Watchdog Finds...

An audit conducted by the VA's Office of Inspector General found unaddressed security vulnerabilities and deficient devices at the Harlingen VA Health Care Center....

 2022-09-27 20:22 

US News & World Report

Man Charged in Hate Attacks on Women in Southern California...

Authorities say a 25-year-old California man has been charged with pepper spraying women in hate attacks....

 2022-09-27 20:22 

WTOP

JetBlue CEO first witness in US lawsuit against 2 airlines...

Government lawyers used airline executives' own words in trying Tuesday to persuade a federal judge to kill a partnership between......

 2022-09-27 20:21 

US News & World Report

South Carolina Likely Won't Make Abortion Rules Stricter...

South Carolina lawmakers have voted not to make changes to the state's abortion laws after this summer's U.S. Supreme Court decision....

 2022-09-27 20:21 

Barron's

Future Returns: A Strategy for Private-Market Investing in Sports...

Professional teams benefit from interest in live events and betting, and are a good inflation hedge, says CAZ Investments...

 2022-09-27 20:20 

The Atlantic

We're Witnessing the Birth of a New Artistic Medium...

Expect AI art to go the way of Warhol....

 2022-09-27 20:20 

US News & World Report

JetBlue CEO First Witness in US Lawsuit Against 2 Airlines...

A trial is underway in the federal government's lawsuit aiming to kill a partnership between American Airlines and JetBlue Airways in the Northeast....

 2022-09-27 20:20 

Washington Examiner

WATCH: Elderly store owner beaten with hammer, pistol-whipped in viral robbery...

Brutal footage of an elderly Delaware store owner being beaten on the head and pistol-whipped is going viral....

 2022-09-27 20:19 

US News & World Report

U.S. OKs Potential Sale of M1A2K Tank Ammunition to Kuwait -Pentagon...

(Reuters) - The U.S. State Department has approved the potential sale of M1A2K tank operational and training ammunition, and related equipment to......

 2022-09-27 20:18 

The Hill

Ukraine warns of 'massive' Russian cyberattacks against critical infrastructure...

Ukraine's Defense Ministry warned on Monday that Russia is planning to launch massive cyberattacks on critical infrastructure, particularly targeting the energy sector, in an attempt to slow down Ukrainian counteroffensives. The advisory said that the...

 2022-09-27 20:18 

Washington Times

Pharmaceutical company Biogen agrees to pay $900 million to settle kickback claims...

Pharmaceutical company Biogen Inc. has agreed to pay $900 million to settle allegations that it paid kickbacks to doctors to recommend its multiple sclerosis drugs, causing false submission claims to Medicare and Medicaid....

 2022-09-27 20:17 

WTOP

Jabil, Hertz rise; Avidity, Provident Financial fall...

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Tuesday: Provident Financial Services Inc., down $2.89......

 2022-09-27 20:17 

US News & World Report

California Slaying Suspect Killed in High Desert Shootout...

A fugitive in a Southern California slaying was killed in a shootout with law enforcement in the high desert after he allegedly fled with his 15-year-old daughter....

 2022-09-27 20:17 

WTOP

California slaying suspect killed in high desert shootout...

VICTORVILLE, Calif. (AP) — A fugitive in a Southern California slaying was killed in a shootout Tuesday with law enforcement......

 2022-09-27 20:16 

WTOP

Nash downplays drama around Kevin Durant's demands of Nets...

NEW YORK (AP) — The final days of a disappointing Brooklyn Nets season ended not with Ben Simmons on the......

 2022-09-27 20:16 

US News & World Report

NASA Moon Rocket Back in Hangar, Launch Unlikely Until Nov....

NASA's moon rocket is safely back inside its hangar as Hurricane Ian approaches Florida, its launch now unlikely before mid-November....

 2022-09-27 20:16 

WTOP

NASA moon rocket back in hangar, launch unlikely until Nov....

NASA's moon rocket returned to the safety of its hangar Tuesday as Hurricane Ian approached Florida, its launch now unlikely......

 2022-09-27 20:16 

WTOP

Witnesses are no-shows for hearing in Memphis shootings...

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A court hearing for a Tennessee man charged with murder in a series of shootings in......

 2022-09-27 20:16 

WTOP

Resguardan al cohete Artemis I a medida que el huracn Ian se dirige a Florida...

(CNN) — La NASA regres el enorme mega cohete lunar Artemis I a su hangar, al llamado Edificio de Ensamblaje......

 2022-09-27 20:15 

US News & World Report

U.S. Fines 16 Major Wall Street Firms $1.1 Billion Over Recordkeeping Failures...

(Reuters) - The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday fined 15 broker-dealers and one investment adviser, including Barclays, Bank of......

 2022-09-27 20:15 

US News & World Report

OSHA Proposes Heavy Fines in Boston Demolition Worker Death...

Federal workplace safety regulators have proposed fining a subcontractor nearly $1.2 million in connection with the death of a worker during the demolition of a downtown Boston parking garage....

 2022-09-27 20:15 

US News & World Report

Jan. 6 Committee Hearing Postponed Due to Hurricane Ian...

The hearing was expected to serve as a finale to the panel's slew of public events that began this summer....

 2022-09-27 20:14 

Washington Examiner

Biden steps up attack on GOP over Medicare...

President Joe Biden stepped up his attacks on the GOP over healthcare costs on Tuesday, claiming that Medicare could be on the chopping block if Republicans win back the majority in the midterm elections....

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