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 2021-09-13 19:33 

Washington Examiner

Oldest WWII veteran in US celebrates 112th birthday...

The oldest World War II veteran in the United States turned 112 on Sunday....

 2021-09-13 19:33 

WTOP

Blinken defends Biden's handling of Afghanistan withdrawal...

Secretary of State Antony Blinken is preparing to face tough congressional questioning this week over the Biden administration's handling of the military withdrawal from Afghanistan....

 2021-09-13 19:31 

WTOP

Norway's center-left gains after vote; climate is key issue...

The center-left bloc in Norway appears to have won Monday's general election, according to the first official projection....

 2021-09-13 19:31 

Federal News Network

Norway's center-left gains after vote; climate is key issue...

The center-left bloc in Norway seems to have won Monday's general election......

 2021-09-13 19:31 

NPR

Gymnasts Simone Biles, Aly Raisman To Testify At Senate Hearing On Larry Nassar Case...

The Senate Judiciary Committee hearing this week follows a watchdog report that detailed...

 2021-09-13 19:31 

Barron's

LPL Financial Is Seeing Gangbusters Growth. Expect More, CEO Says....

Dan Arnold says LPL is "seeing more and more momentum" in its newest affiliation models for financial advisors....

 2021-09-13 19:30 

WTTG

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Capitol police board approves fencing ahead of rally supporting Jan. 6 riot suspects...

Capitol police brass on Monday approved fencing around the U.S. Capitol building in anticipation of Saturday's rally in support of Jan. 6 riot suspects now in custody....

 2021-09-13 19:30 

Reason.com

Opponents of the Texas Abortion Ban Are Struggling to Find Defendants They Can Sue To Prevent Its Enforcement...

Meanwhile, the threat posed by the lawsuits that S.B. 8 authorizes has dramatically curtailed access to abortion in Texas....

 2021-09-13 19:30 

The Hill

American workers need us to get this pandemic under control around the world...

The mismatch between the crisis we face and the failure by world leaders to date to deliver on the concrete actions needed to end the pandemic is disastrous and unacceptable....

 2021-09-13 19:29 

Foreign Policy

U.S. and China Reach Deal to Block Myanmar's Junta From U.N....

The informal deal offers common ground with Beijing and a blow to Myanmar's hopes of legitimacy....

 2021-09-13 19:29 

Raw Story

Trump endorses Republican who sought to overturn the 2020 election in Arizona secretary of state race...

Donald Trump endorsed state Rep. Mark Finchem in the crowded Republican primary for secretary of state, throwing his support behind a candidate who one of Arizona's most vocal proponents of the false allegations that the 2020 presidential election was...

 2021-09-13 19:28 

WTOP

Dolphins in a rare position after Week 1 — alone in first...

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — It's a start. The Miami Dolphins are in sole possession of first place in the......

 2021-09-13 19:28 

Washington Times

Shameless politicians use 9/11 to lecture America about "unity"...

It was entirely fitting that the finest speech from Saturday's 20th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks was delivered by an ordinary citizen. The speech by a man named Gordon Felt was the perfect echo of the moral clarity, sacrifice, and heroism...

 2021-09-13 19:25 

WTOP

Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities...

Benchmark U.S. crude oil for October delivery rose 73 cents to $70.45 a barrel Monday. Brent crude oil for November......

 2021-09-13 19:25 

Federal News Network

Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities...

Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities, and foreign exchange levels......

 2021-09-13 19:24 

Defense One

Will Congress Ever Repeal Its Post-9/11 War Authorizations?...

The passage of two decades since the Sept. 11 terror attacks might be a "wake-up call" for lawmakers....

 2021-09-13 19:23 

The Hill

Dodd, Frank urge Biden to reappoint Powell...

The architects of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street reform law on Monday urged President Biden to reappoint Federal Reserve Chair...

 2021-09-13 19:22 

WTOP

FACT FOCUS: Walmart quashes cryptocurrency partnership claim...

NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart denied any partnership with the digital currency Litecoin after a fake news release led to......

 2021-09-13 19:22 

Federal News Network

FACT FOCUS: Walmart quashes cryptocurrency partnership claim...

Walmart denied any partnership with the digital currency Litecoin after a fake news release briefly tripped up several national news outlets and social media users on Monday......

 2021-09-13 19:22 

Washington Times

Accepting the challenge to cut Pelosi's $3.5 trillion spending spree...

Responding to Democrats in her party who are troubled by the massive $3.5 trillion spending bill that would forever transform America into a debtor nation, Speaker Nancy Pelosi asked a question: "Where would you cut?" Her question carries a concei...

 2021-09-13 19:22 

US News & World Report

DeSantis Threatens Cities With Fines for Vaccine Mandates...

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has threatened local governments with $5,000 fines per violation for requiring their employees to get vaccinated against the coronavirus that has overrun hospitals across the state....

 2021-09-13 19:22 

Washington Times

Ron DeSantis, Florida governor, threatens cities with $5,000 fines for vaccine mandates...

ORLANDO, Fla. — Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Monday threatened local governments with $5,000 fines per violation for requiring their employees to get vaccinated against the coronavirus that has overrun hospitals and killed tens of thousands across t...

 2021-09-13 19:22 

WTOP

DeSantis threatens cities with fines for vaccine mandates...

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Monday threatened local governments with $5,000 fines per violation for requiring......

 2021-09-13 19:22 

Federal News Network

DeSantis threatens cities with fines for vaccine mandates...

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has threatened local governments with $5,000 fines per violation for requiring their employees to get vaccinated against the coronavirus that has overrun hospitals across the......

 2021-09-13 19:22 

Washington Post

Mississippi abortion law would invite widespread bans, providers tell Supreme Court...

The impending review of Mississippi's law, which prohibits almost all abortions after 15 weeks, has taken on greater significance since the Supreme Court allowed a more restrictive Texas law to take effect....

 2021-09-13 19:21 

US News & World Report

Nebraska Lawmakers Launch Special Redistricting Session...

Nebraska lawmakers have launched a special session to redraw the state's political boundaries, with one proposal that would add a 50th state senator to the Legislature to try to keep rural Nebraska from losing a seat....

 2021-09-13 19:20 

The Hill

Man with chronic pain breaks world record for longest abdominal plank...

"If someone told me five years ago that I'd be going for a Guinness World Records attempt for world's longest plank, I wouldn't believe it," the record-breaker said....

 2021-09-13 19:20 

US News & World Report

Norway's Center-Left Gains After Vote; Climate Is Key Issue...

The center-left bloc in Norway seems to have won Monday's general election....

 2021-09-13 19:20 

US News & World Report

Former Arkansas Legislator Running for Secretary of State...

A former Arkansas senator says he will run for the Republican nomination for secretary of state....

 2021-09-13 19:20 

RealClearPolitics

Justice Barrett Concerned About Public Perception of Supreme Court...

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett expressed concerns Sunday that the public may increasingly see the court as a partisan institution.Justices must be "hyper vigilant to make sure they're not letting personal biases cre...

 2021-09-13 19:20 

The Hill

Dodd and Frank call on Biden to renominate Powell to chair the Fed...

"We believe the national interest will be best served by President Biden reappointing Jerome Powell to chair the Federal Reserve System."...

 2021-09-13 19:19 

The Hill

Biden to host 'Quad' alliance leaders at White House...

President Biden will host the leaders of Australia, India and Japan next week for the first ever White House meeting of the so-called "Quad" alliance....

 2021-09-13 19:19 

VOA

In Historic First, Woman of Color Expected to Be Next Mayor of Boston...

The four front-runners in the race for mayor of Boston are all women of color, a remarkable turn of events for a city that has only elected white men to that office since its inception in 1822. On Tuesday, voters will choose the top two candidates from a ...

 2021-09-13 19:18 

The Daily Signal

How Democrats Plan to Hike Taxes to Pay for $3.5 Trillion in Spending...

House Democrats will consider nearly $3 trillion in tax hikes over the next decade in an attempt to pay for their $3.5 trillion budget that... Read More The post How Democrats Plan to Hike Taxes to Pay for $3.5 Trillion in Spending appeared first on The D...

 2021-09-13 19:18 

WTOP

Pakistani journalists rally against proposed new media law...

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Hundreds of Pakistani journalists rallied outside parliament Monday to reject a proposed law that critics say would......

 2021-09-13 19:18 

Raw Story

Florida teens face judge after being accused of plotting Columbine-style school shooting...

Two Florida teens suspected of planning a mass shooting at their middle school appeared before a judge this Sunday morning, WINK-TV reports . The judge ordered Conner Pruett, 13, and Phillip Byrd, 14, will be held for 21 days in secure juvenile detention ...

 2021-09-13 19:17 

VOA

Britain to Offer COVID-19 Vaccines to 12-to-15-year-Olds...

Britain's chief medical officer (CMO), Professor Chris Whitty, recommended Monday that children between the ages of 12 and 15 be offered the COVID-19 vaccine, saying they would benefit from reduced disruption to their education. More than a week ago, ...

 2021-09-13 19:17 

US News & World Report

Britain's Frost Says EU Must Move on Northern Irish Deal...

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Brexit minister David Frost on Monday said that the European Union must move in negotiations over the trading......

 2021-09-13 19:16 

The Hill

Wisconsin governor seeks to intervene in redistricting case...

Wisconsin Gov....

 2021-09-13 19:16 

US News & World Report

U.S. Capitol Police Approves Plan for Temporary Fence Around U.S. Capitol...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Capitol Police on Monday said in a statement it has approved plan to erect temporary fencing around the U.S.......

 2021-09-13 19:14 

The Hill

Harvard-backed company is trying to resurrect the wooly mammoth to combat climate change...

Colossal launched on Monday with ambitious plans, prompting ethical questions....

 2021-09-13 19:14 

US News & World Report

Maine Schools Adopting Pool Testing to Beat Delta Variant...

Maine is starting the week with more than a dozen outbreaks of COVID-19 in schools, and many schools are testing to mitigate the risk....

 2021-09-13 19:13 

Washington Times

Companies grapple with granting COVID-19 religious exemptions...

Faith-based exemptions are gaining a big role in the debate over employer vaccine mandates, forcing companies to vet what is a "sincerely held" belief or whether workers are using religion as an end-run around tough rules imposed by corporations a...

 2021-09-13 19:12 

Nextgov

CISA Brings in Former Obama Official as Chief of Staff...

Agency leadership stressed Kiersten Todt's experience working with the private sector....

 2021-09-13 19:12 

Washington Times

Survey finds support for balance between gay rights, religious freedom...

A group of faith leaders Monday said a new survey supports the ideas behind the Fairness For All Act, a bill pending in Congress that would guarantee the rights of LGBTQ individuals while protecting the religious freedoms of schools, social service agenci...

 2021-09-13 19:11 

US News & World Report

Wolf Pulls Election Nominee, Slams Senate GOP Over Handling...

Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf is withdrawing his nominee to be Pennsylvania's top elections official....

 2021-09-13 19:09 

Washington Post

Woodbridge man charged in crash that killed 2-year-old child...

Police say the man had the child on his lap when the wreck occurred....

 2021-09-13 19:09 

The Hill

Just 0.5 percent of UK's COVID-19 fatalities were breakthrough deaths: research...

Just one-half of one percent of COVID-19 fatalities in England in the first six months of 2021 were breakthrough cases in fully vaccinated individuals, according to researchers....

 2021-09-13 19:08 

WorldNetDaily

Facebook exempts popular and celebrity accounts from its rules: Report...

By Ailan Evans Daily Caller News Foundation Facebook is exempting certain popular accounts from its platform rules, according to company documents reviewed by The Wall Street Journal. Under the XCheck content review system, posts made by certain "whit...

 2021-09-13 19:08 

WTOP

First official election projection shows Norway heading to the left after eight years of a conservative government...

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — First official election projection shows Norway heading to the left after eight years of a conservative......

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