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 2022-10-05 21:55 

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Trump: God bless DeSantis, first responders in Florida hurricane response...

Former President Trump on Wednesday praised the work of Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) and other state and local officials for their response to Hurricane Ian, drawing cheers from a Miami crowd at the mention of the governor. Trump delivered the keynote ad...

 2022-10-05 18:53 

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Twice as many Americans say US is united since Jan. 6 aftermath: survey...

The share of Americans who think the country is united has doubled since the immediate aftermath of the Jan. 6, 2021, riot at the U.S. Capitol, new polling shows. An NBCLX-YouGov poll released Wednesday found that while just 12 percent of respondents thin...

 2022-10-05 16:42 

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Pay loss expectations at record low, survey shows...

The proportion of Americans expecting to lose employment income in the next four weeks hit a record low in September, according to a new poll. The new Morning Consult survey, published on Wednesday, found that 8.1 percent of employed U.S. adults polled sa...

 2022-10-05 16:38 

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'Privileged' Mar-a-Lago tranche include Trump legal docs, discussion on pardons...

An inadvertently shared log of potentially privileged materials taken from former President Trump's Florida home includes details of his calls as president, analyses of who should receive pardons and heaps of records tied to his many legal entanglemen...

 2022-10-05 16:32 

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Rise in murders slowed in 2021: FBI...

The number of murders in the U.S. increased at a slower pace in 2021 compared to the previous year, according to FBI data released on Wednesday. The FBI estimated that the number of murders rose by 4.3 percent, from 22,000 in 2020 to 22,900 in 2021. The b...

 2022-10-05 16:30 

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The Hill's 12:30 Report — Trump document development raises eyebrows...

To view past editions of The Hill's 12:30 Report, click here: https://bit.ly/30ARS1U To receive The Hill's 12:30 Report in your inbox, please sign up here: https://bit.ly/3qmIoS9 > A midday take on what's happening in politics and how to have ...

 2022-10-05 16:11 

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Cook Political shifts House ratings in 10 races, most in Democrats' favor...

The Cook Political Report on Wednesday changed the ratings of 10 House races, with seven shifting in Democrats' favor and three moving toward Republicans. Dave Wasserman, the nonpartisan election handicapper's House editor, shifted two races &mdas...

 2022-10-05 15:54 

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'Rust' to resume filming after Alec Baldwin settles with family of Halyna Hutchins...

The movie "Rust" is set to resume filming after producer and actor Alec Baldwin settled a lawsuit with the family of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins, who was shot and killed on set last year by a live round that he fired. Matthew Hutchins, Halyna ...

 2022-10-05 15:26 

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Malicious cyber activity unlikely to disrupt voting, FBI says...

The FBI and the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) released a joint announcement on Wednesday expressing confidence that any attempts to manipulate votes at scale will be detected and thwarted. Any attempts to compromise election infr...

 2022-10-05 14:56 

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Is never-ending La Nia the new normal?...

What was once rare could be the new normal, according to a recently published study....

 2022-10-05 13:56 

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US mortgage rates hit 16-year high...

Mortgage rates reached a 16-year high last week, further dampening demand from home buyers, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released Wednesday. The 30-year fixed mortgage rate rose to 6.75 percent in the final week of Septemb...

 2022-10-05 13:55 

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OPEC+ announces 2 million-barrel production cut...

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and its oil-exporting allies announced a 2 million barrel per day cut in oil production Wednesday, bucking months of pressure from Washington to increase production and potentially spiking gas p...

 2022-10-05 13:27 

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Everytown gun safety group hits Mastriano, Oz in Pennsylvania ad blitz...

Everytown, a major gun safety advocacy group, has launched a $2.1 million ad blitz in Pennsylvania targeting Republican gubernatorial candidate Doug Mastriano and Republican Senate candidate Mehmet Oz ahead of November's midterm elections. The effort ...

 2022-10-05 12:02 

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Americans' ratings of FBI, CIA tick up after sharp drops: Gallup...

About half of Americans rated the FBI and Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) as doing good or excellent jobs, a partial recovery after their ratings fell sharply during the two prior years, according to a Gallup poll released on Wednesday. Fifty two percen...

 2022-10-05 12:00 

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What Biden's 'Where's Jackie?' moment says about the media...

As the president's age continues to present itself in very public ways, it's difficult to see how the party will get behind him when the 2024 campaign kicks off....

 2022-10-05 11:52 

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Tropical depression expected to fizzle out in Atlantic Ocean...

A tropical depression over the Atlantic is forecast to weaken in the coming days and fizzle out, according to the National Hurricane Center....

 2022-10-05 10:54 

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Pair accused in fishing scandal won thousands of dollars, boat in string of wins...

The world of competitive fishing, where anglers battle for cash and prizes, is being rocked by a cheating scandal that unfolded at a tournament in Cleveland on Saturday....

 2022-10-05 10:52 

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Disturbance in the Atlantic now has 80 percent chance of development...

The next named storm of the 2022 Atlantic hurricane season is Julia....

 2022-10-05 03:22 

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Beto O'Rourke poses with Harry Styles after concert shoutout...

Texas gubernatorial candidate Beto O'Rourke (D) shared a photo of him posing with British pop star and actor Harry Styles after the singer gave the politician a shoutout at his concert in Austin. The politician shared the picture of the two posing bac...

 2022-10-05 01:24 

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Fetterman dismisses GOP attacks on crime, health as polls tighten in Pennsylvania...

Pennsylvania Democratic Senate candidate John Fetterman pushed back against recent attacks from the GOP on his record on crime as well as his health as polls indicate a tight race between the lieutenant governor and Republican challenger Mehmet Oz. On MSN...

 2022-10-05 01:12 

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How the US might respond to a Russian nuclear attack in Ukraine...

As concerns grow over Russian President Vladimir Putin's nuclear saber-rattling amid continued losses in Ukraine, what a U.S. response would look like has become an increasingly urgent question. U.S. officials since the start of Russia's attack on...

 2022-10-05 00:11 

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NotedDC — Republicans pushing for an upset in Colorado...

Joe O'Dea (R) may be a long-shot in his bid to unseat Democratic Sen. Michael Bennet in Colorado this fall, but the race has taken on increased importance amid lagging numbers for several Senate GOP hopefuls in other races across the country. A number...

 2022-10-04 23:25 

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On The Money — Job openings dive amid recession fears...

New numbers show that interest rate hikes are beginning to cool the labor market. We'll also look at global recession warnings, Janet Yellen's recent comments on her future and Elon Musk's revived Twitter deal. But first, we'll tell you wh...

 2022-10-04 22:51 

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Energy & Environment — Flint water crisis charges tossed...

Charges have been dropped against seven people who had been implicated in the Flint water crisis. Meanwhile, a group of major oil producing countries considers a supply cut. This is Overnight Energy & Environment, your source for the latest news focused o...

 2022-10-04 22:41 

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Forgot the parties, you can find Tupperware at Target now...

Tupperware has long relied on home parties to sell its products but that's changing....

 2022-10-04 22:22 

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Health Care — Presented by Otsuka — White House announces family planning grants...

Fat Bear Week is upon us. Voting starts Wednesday, and last year's champion "Otis" will look to defend his title. In health news, the Biden administration announced new funding for family planning clinics. Welcome to Overnight Health Care, whe...

 2022-10-04 22:15 

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What can we learn from Hurricane Ian?...

Forecasters know that it is impossible to predict exactly where a hurricane will hit. The dilemma is whether to evacuate....

 2022-10-04 21:48 

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Defense & National Security — Biden unveils $625M weapons package to Ukraine...

The Biden administration unveiled a $625 million security assistance package to Ukraine on Tuesday as the West continues to grapple with Russia's annexation of four Ukrainian territories. We'll break down what's in the latest package. Plus, we...

 2022-10-04 21:44 

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DC Council advances bill to let noncitizens vote...

Washington, D.C.'s city council on Tuesday voted to advance a bill that would allow noncitizen residents to vote in local elections. "Our immigrant neighbors of all statuses participate, contribute and care about our community in our city. They, l...

 2022-10-04 21:24 

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Equilibrium/Sustainability — America votes on Alaska's champion Fat Bear...

Before Alaska's furriest giants hunker down for hibernation, members of the public have the opportunity to vote for the brawniest brown bear — in a pivotal event called Fat Bear Week. The annual celebration, hosted by Alaska's Katmai Nationa...

 2022-10-04 21:14 

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Cyber bill to fund minority, community college programs...

Rep. Marc Veasey (D-Texas) introduced a bill on Tuesday that would invest in cybersecurity curriculums in predominantly minority schools and community colleges. The Cybersecurity Clinics Grant Program Act would establish a grant program based at the Depar...

 2022-10-04 21:14 

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Bush to attend fundraiser for Colorado GOP Senate candidate O'Dea...

Former President George W. Bush will campaign with Colorado Republican Senate candidate Joe O'Dea, his campaign manager Zack Roday confirmed to The Hill on Tuesday. The former president will appear at a Texas campaign event in about two weeks' tim...

 2022-10-04 20:25 

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'Halloween' slasher Michael Myers is hiding in every listing photo of New Hampshire home: Can you spot him?...

A real estate agent in New Hampshire is making it easier than ever to imagine yourself being relentlessly stalked across the grounds of a lovely two-bedroom Cape-style property....

 2022-10-04 20:22 

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Campaign Report — GOP closes ranks around Herschel Walker...

Welcome to The Hill's Campaign Report, tracking all things related to the 2022 midterm elections. Starting this week, you can expect this newsletter in your inbox every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday leading up to November's election. Email us ti...

 2022-10-04 20:18 

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Biden bashes University of Idaho policy on contraception: 'What century are we in?'...

President Biden on Tuesday bashed the University of Idaho over its new guidance against offering birth control for students, arguing contraception shouldn't be controversial in this day and age. "Folks, what century are we in? What are we doing? I...

 2022-10-04 19:56 

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Trump asks Supreme Court to intervene in legal fight over special master...

President Trump's legal team on Tuesday asked the Supreme Court to intervene in its legal battle to have a third party review the thousands of pages of government records he stored at his Florida home. The filing from the Trump team asks the high cour...

 2022-10-04 19:43 

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In hurricanes, more people die from indirect causes than the storms themselves...

Not all who died in Hurricane Ian drowned in the storm surge or collapsed beneath falling trees. One Ian casualty, a man of 71, fell from his roof while installing shutters. Two elderly victims in Sarasota County, Fla., succumbed to failed oxygen machines...

 2022-10-04 19:42 

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UN warns of a global recession as countries race to lower inflation...

The United Nations warned of a global recession Monday amid efforts by regulators in the world's most advanced economies — like the U.S. and Europe — to stanch sky-high inflation. The international body called on central banks like the U.S...

 2022-10-04 19:40 

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Senate liberals press Biden for climate emergency declaration...

A group of eight Democratic senators are renewing a push for President Biden to declare a national climate emergency, saying the idea would "build off" recent legislative victories. President Biden had been weighing the declaration of a climate em...

 2022-10-04 19:22 

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Half in new survey plan to get flu shot this season...

Half of U.S. adults plan to get the flu shot this year as scientists warn of a potentially severe upcoming flu season, according to a survey released Wednesday. The survey from the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases found 49 percent of respondent...

 2022-10-04 19:21 

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Charges dismissed against 7 people in Flint water crisis...

A Michigan judge on Tuesday dismissed criminal charges against seven former government officials who were accused of misconduct in the Flint water crisis. Judge Elizabeth Kelly in the Genesee County Circuit Court ruled the charges were invalid against the...

 2022-10-04 19:14 

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Abortion lawsuit in Arizona targets confusion over 'clashing' bans...

An alliance of pro-abortion groups filed a lawsuit on Tuesday challenging Arizona's abortion restrictions, asking a state court to clarify the multiple statutes in effect and arguing the procedure should be allowed through 15 weeks of pregnancy. A sta...

 2022-10-04 18:50 

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Who is Christian Walker, Herschel Walker's son?...

Christian Walker, the son of Georgia Senate candidate Herschel Walker (R), has made headlines in recent days speaking out against his father in videos on Twitter. Despite previously attending a political rally for his father, Christian Walker decided on M...

 2022-10-04 18:11 

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Biden to meet with DeSantis at hurricane briefing Wednesday...

President Biden will meet with Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) on Wednesday when he travels to the state to tour damage from Hurricane Ian. DeSantis and Federal Emergency Management Agency Administrator Deanne Criswell will give Biden a briefing "on the...

 2022-10-04 17:22 

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Biden speaks with Zelensky, unveils $625 million weapons package to Ukraine...

President Biden and Vice President Harris spoke with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Tuesday and unveiled a $625 million security assistance package to Ukraine amid Russia's annexation of regions in the eastern and southern parts of the coun...

 2022-10-04 17:15 

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Twitter trading halted after Elon Musk reportedly proceeds with takeover deal...

Trading of Twitter shares halted on Tuesday afternoon after reports emerged that Elon Musk proposed moving forward to buy the company at his original offer of $54.20 per share. The share price jumped by more than 12 percent on Tuesday after Bloomberg firs...

 2022-10-04 16:57 

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Whitmer widens lead over Dixon to 17 points in Michigan governor poll...

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (D) has expanded her lead over Republican challenger Tudor Dixon to 17 points as the two vie for the state's governorship, a new poll from Detroit News and WDIV-TV shows. The survey found that 49.5 percent of likely Mich...

 2022-10-04 16:37 

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Schumer announces $100B investment for central New York...

Senate Majority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.), who is running for a fifth term, announced Tuesday that Micron Technology Inc. has committed to investing $100 billion in central New York over the next two decades thanks in large part to the passage of a ...

 2022-10-04 16:26 

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Cook Political Report shifts Pennsylvania Senate race back to 'toss up'...

The Cook Political Report on Tuesday moved Pennsylvania's Senate race back into its "toss up" category, less than two months after moving the contest into the "lean Democratic" column. The nonpartisan election forecaster cited recent p...

 2022-10-04 16:10 

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Biden speaks with Japanese PM after North Korean missile launch...

President Biden on Tuesday spoke with Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida after a North Korean missile launch over Japan a day earlier. "The two leaders jointly condemned the DPRK's missile test in the strongest terms, recognizing the launch as ...

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