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 2022-01-25 00:32 

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Defense & National Security — Pentagon puts 8,500 troops on high alert...

It's Monday, welcome to Overnight Defense & National Security, your nightly guide to the latest developments a...

 2022-01-25 00:10 

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US F-35 jet crashes on aircraft in South China Sea, seven injured...

A U.S. military fighter jet crashed while conducting routine flight operations in the South China Sea on Monday, resulting in seven sailors being injured and some having to be medevaced for medical treatment on land....

 2022-01-25 00:07 

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Schumer requests Senate briefing on Ukraine amid Russia tensions...

Senate Majority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) is requesting the Biden administration brief senators amid escalating tensions with Russia over its military buildup along the Ukrainian border....

 2022-01-25 00:05 

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Defense during George Floyd civil rights trial against police contend Chauvin called 'all the shots'...

An attorney for one of the three former Minneapolis officers standing trial in the George Floyd civil rights case says that not they but fellow former offic...

 2022-01-25 00:01 

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JoJo Siwa shares message to fans one year after coming out...

"In the last 365 days I've felt more love than ever," Siwa wrote in an Instagram post....

 2022-01-25 00:00 

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Even working piecemeal, Democrats need a full agenda for children...

It's been 50 years since Congress has even attempted meaningful action to support children and families. If Democrats limit the debate to universal childcare, it will likely be a long time before these issues come up again....

 2022-01-24 23:58 

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Overnight Health Care — Feds limit use of antibody treatments...

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

 2022-01-24 23:54 

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On The Money — Support for new COVID-19 relief grows...

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

 2022-01-24 23:47 

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Study links payments to low-income families, children's cognitive development...

A new study published on Monday found that providing cash payments to low-income families may have an impact on infant brain development and function, leading to higher cognitive skills....

 2022-01-24 23:38 

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Former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver dead at 77...

Sheldon Silver, the once powerful Speaker of the New York State Assembly who was convicted on corruption charges, died on Monday at the age of 77,...

 2022-01-24 23:30 

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Can we find UFOs from above?...

What if were looking down at them from satellites that image the Earth?...

 2022-01-24 23:15 

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Restaurant industry hit hard by omicron asks Congress for additional relief money...

Two years into the coronavirus pandemic, with added pressures of inflation, supply chain problems and a labor shortage, restaurants are struggling to keep their doors open....

 2022-01-24 23:15 

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Rice University researchers discover new wasp species...

The tiny wasp was named after its place of discovery, the graduate student bar....

 2022-01-24 23:10 

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Hot mic catches Biden calling Fox News reporter 'stupid son of a b----'...

President Biden was caught on a hot microphone Monday calling Fox News reporter Peter Doocy a "stupid son of a bitch" after he asked a question about inflation....

 2022-01-24 23:09 

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Ethics panel reports Rep. Lamborn misused official resources...

The Office of Congressional Ethics (OCE), an independent entity that investigates allegations of lawmaker wrongdoing, stated in a report released Monday that it found "substantial"; evidence that staffers for Rep....

 2022-01-24 23:04 

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Biden says administration tackling anti-competitive practices...

President Biden on Monday said his administration is taking on anti-competitive practices, pointing to enforcement against illegal repair restrictions, actions for hearing aids to be sold over the counter and ramped up efforts to scrutinize merger...

 2022-01-24 23:04 

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Gas from furnace killed Minnesota family of 7 last month...

This concludes the police's investigation....

 2022-01-24 23:02 

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Overnight Energy & Environment — High court will hear case on water rule...

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

 2022-01-24 23:00 

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Congress: To improve health equity, provide relief for office-based specialty care...

If Congress fails to act, these cuts threaten to cause severe clinical, economic, and human impacts on a vulnerable population that already suffers in isolation. With patient access to care and critical progress for health equity across America at stake, ...

 2022-01-24 22:55 

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Mark Cuban launches online pharmacy in bid to help consumers find cheaper medications...

Billionaire Mark Cuban launched an online pharmacy on Monday in what the company said was a bid to "drastically expand access to affordable pharmaceuticals.";...

 2022-01-24 22:53 

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NYC subway chief warns riders to stay away from platform edges after attack...

The head of the Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) in New York is urging people to stay away from the edge of subway platforms after multiple cases of people being pushed onto the tracks in recent weeks....

 2022-01-24 22:52 

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Biden administration limits use of two monoclonal antibody treatments...

The Food and Drug Administration on Monday significantly restricted the use of a pair of monoclonal antibody treatments for COVID-19 because they are ineffective against the omicron....

 2022-01-24 22:50 

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NYC Mayor Eric Adams could have lost $1,000 converting paycheck into cryptocurrency: report...

Mayor Eric Adams decided to keep his promise to convert his first few paychecks into bitcoin and ethereum shortly before the value of both cryptocurrencies crashed....

 2022-01-24 22:49 

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Biden rushes to pressure Russia as Ukraine fears intensify...

The Biden administration is scrambling to put pressure on Russia amid rising fears of a possible Russian military incursion in Ukraine....

 2022-01-24 22:38 

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Poll: 30 percent of Americans say they approve of the job Congress is doing...

Only 30 percent of Americans say they approve of the job Congress is doing, according to a new Harvard CAPS-Harris Poll survey released exclusively to The Hill on Monday....

 2022-01-24 22:38 

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Biden touts 'total unanimity' with European leaders after call on Russia-Ukraine...

President Biden said Monday he and European leaders are in agreement following a call to discuss strategy in response to Russia's military build-up along the Ukrainian border....

 2022-01-24 22:36 

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Majority of voters say Biden is unable to handle issues with Russia, China: poll...

A majority of voters in a new poll say President Biden is unable to handle growing issues with Russia and China as tensions rise with the two countries....

 2022-01-24 22:33 

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Biden, Democrats losing ground with independent and suburban voters: poll...

President Biden and Democrats appear to be losing ground with independent and suburban voters ahead of November's midterm elections, according to a new Harvard CAPS-Harris Poll survey released exclusively to The Hill on Monday....

 2022-01-24 22:30 

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The US must act now on trade and economic leadership in the Indo-Pacific and China...

he Indo-Pacific region will be the primary stage of this economic competition, and it is vital that the Biden administration wake up to this reality and move swiftly to seize this integral moment....

 2022-01-24 22:29 

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Hillicon Valley — Google accused of improperly accessing data...

Today is Monday....

 2022-01-24 22:28 

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Boston museum returning 17th century Dutch painting to Jewish collector's heirs...

The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA) has agreed to return a looted 17th century painting to the descendents of a Jewish art collector to whom it last belonged to before it was declared missing following World War II....

 2022-01-24 22:26 

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Police say Texas woman tried to buy child for $500K...

Texas authorities said a woman was reportedly arrested for allegedly attempting to buy a child for $500,00 at a Walmart in Crockett....

 2022-01-24 22:25 

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Biden approval rating hits new low: poll...

President Biden's approval rating hit a new low in the latest Harvard CAPS/Harris Poll as the White House faces crises on multiple fronts....

 2022-01-24 22:23 

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Bipartisan Senate group discusses changes to election law...

A bipartisan group of senators met via Zoom on Monday to discuss potential changes to an archaic election law....

 2022-01-24 22:17 

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Actor playing Harry Potter on Broadway fired after investigation into conduct...

An actor playing Harry Potter in the Broadway production of "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" was fired following an investigation into conduct on set,...

 2022-01-24 22:16 

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Mother says her daughter's school 'manipulated' her into changing her gender identity...

A complaint filed this month alleges teachers at a Northern California middle school pressured an 11-year-old girl to change her gender identity....

 2022-01-24 22:15 

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Poll: Trump leads 2024 Republican field with DeSantis in distant second...

Former President Trump dominates the field of potential contenders for the 2024 Republican presidential nod, but Florida Gov....

 2022-01-24 22:09 

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Adams calls for more New York officers toward effort to remove guns...

New York Mayor Eric Adams (D) announced a plan on Monday to combat gun violence in the city....

 2022-01-24 22:01 

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Equilibrium/Sustainability — Seabirds covered in oil after volcanic eruption...

Today is Monday. Welcome to Equilibrium, a newsletter that tracks the growing global battle over...

 2022-01-24 22:00 

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Democrats ask for information on specialized Border Patrol teams...

Congressional Democrats on Monday called on the Biden administration to clarify the Border Patrol's internal investigations into allegations of misconduct by agents....

 2022-01-24 22:00 

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There is a bipartisan path forward on election and voter protections...

We cannot take our eye off voting rights and fail to protect every American's freedom to vote or stop politicians from taking over elections for partisan gain....

 2022-01-24 21:42 

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Burkina Faso president detained by mutinous soldiers...

Burkina Faso's military on Monday said it has seized control of the country after it reportedly detained President Roch Marc Christian Kabor....

 2022-01-24 21:39 

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Watchdog finds 'substantial' evidence Illinois Democrat promised job to potential challenger...

The Office of Congressional Ethics (OCE), an independent watchdog, said it found "substantial reason to believe" that Rep....

 2022-01-24 21:35 

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Turkish journalist arrested, charged with insulting Erdogan...

A Turkish journalist was arrested and charged with "insulting" President Recep Tayyip Erdoan on Saturday....

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