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 2022-03-29 16:21 

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Jill Biden's community college receives bomb threat...

Authorities said a bomb threat was made at Northern Virginia Community College (NVCC) where first lady Dr. Jill Biden is a teacher....

 2022-03-29 16:17 

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South Dakota House investigation panel says state attorney general should not be impeached...

South Dakota's state House Select Committee on Investigation recommended on Monday that the state's attorney general not be impeached....

 2022-03-29 16:16 

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Nebraska lawmaker apologizes for debunked litter box claim...

LINCOLN, Neb....

 2022-03-29 16:15 

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Don Young: A conservative who believed in the House...

He might pull out his hunting knife and hold it to your throat ... but he also knew how to reach across the aisle....

 2022-03-29 16:13 

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Top commander in Europe: US not 'currently training' Ukrainian forces in Poland...

The head of U.S. European Command said Tuesday that the U.S. is not "currently" training Ukrainian forces in Poland, a day after President Biden appeared to imply that Washington was doing so....

 2022-03-29 16:09 

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Bennet, Portman introduce bill to use seized Russian assets for Ukrainian relief...

Sens....

 2022-03-29 16:00 

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Ukrainians are refugees, but our laws don't consider them such...

Congress needs to enact a protection standard that extends the concept of asylum beyond protecting only people fearing persecution....

 2022-03-29 15:59 

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Blinken skeptical of latest Russia, Ukraine talks...

Secretary of State Antony Blinken expressed skepticism Tuesday about the most recent face-to-face talks between Russia and Ukraine, which have prompted some hope of progress toward a peace deal....

 2022-03-29 15:57 

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Natural Resources chair says three oil execs refusing to testify...

Three oil company CEOs have refused a request by the House Natural Resources Committee to testify on disparities between oil and gas prices, Chairman Ral Grijalva (D-Ariz.) said Tuesday morning....

 2022-03-29 15:54 

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Administration now requiring coronavirus vaccines for some undocumented migrants...

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) will be expanding its vaccination policy at the southwestern U.S.-Mexico border, requiring some migrants who are taken into custody to get immunized against COVID-19....

 2022-03-29 15:43 

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McCarthy to speak to Cawthorn after orgy comment sparks GOP frustration...

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) pledged to speak to Rep. Madison Cawthorn (R-N.C.) about his allegation that people in Washington, D.C....

 2022-03-29 15:43 

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No. 2 GOP senator to oppose Supreme Court nominee...

Sen. John Thune (S.D.), the No. 2 Senate Republican, said on Tuesday that he will oppose Ketanji Brown Jackson's Supreme Court nomination....

 2022-03-29 15:37 

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Taylor Swift to receive honorary doctorate from NYU and speak at commencement...

Superstar Taylor Swift will receive an honorary doctorate degree from New York University (NYU) and will address 2022 graduates at the university's commencement ceremony at Yankee Stadium,...

 2022-03-29 15:32 

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Jada Pinkett Smith calls for 'healing' after Oscars slap...

Jada Pinkett Smith is calling for "healing" in her first public statement since her husband, Will Smith, slapped Chris Rock onstage at the Oscars....

 2022-03-29 15:30 

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Immigration highlights the problem of when presidents act like kings...

If Democratic presidents can disregard the law to "fix" the system until Congress acts, Republican presidents will be able to ignore the fixes....

 2022-03-29 15:22 

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Former Honduras president to be extradited to US to face drug trafficking charges...

Former Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernndez will be extradited to the U.S....

 2022-03-29 15:10 

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Omicron subvariant BA.2 now dominant strain in the US: CDC...

A subvariant of omicron known as BA.2 is now the dominant strain in the United States, according to new data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)....

 2022-03-29 15:07 

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NFL to require female or minority offensive coach on every team...

The NFL has announced a requirement for all of its 32 teams to hire a female or minority offensive assistant coach for the 2022 season....

 2022-03-29 15:02 

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Seoul: N. Korea fired old ICBM, not new big one, last week...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea on Tuesday dismissed North Korea's claim to have launched a newly developed intercontinental ballistic missile last week, accusing the country of firing a less-powerful existing weapon and fabricating data f...

 2022-03-29 15:00 

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Biden's plan to 'tax the rich' unlikely to stop with billionaires...

Targeting billionaires is a brilliant way to get the public to accept a new type of tax; then it can be used against anyone....

 2022-03-29 15:00 

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Watch live: White House to hold press briefing...

White House Director of Communications Kate Bedingfield on Tuesday afternoon is slated to hold a press briefing.The event is scheduled to begin at 3 p.m. ET.Watch the live video above....

 2022-03-29 14:59 

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Manchin: GOP treatment of Jackson 'disgraceful,' 'embarrassing'...

Centrist Sen....

 2022-03-29 14:42 

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Poll: GOP favored to win House; has 6-point lead over Democrats...

Republicans are favored to win back control of Congress in this year's midterm elections, according to a new Harvard CAPS/Harris poll released exclusively to The Hill on Monday....

 2022-03-29 14:40 

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FDA authorizes second booster shot for people aged 50 and up...

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Tuesday gave the green light to a second coronavirus vaccine booster shot for people aged 50 and older in an effort to ward off another potential spike in infections due to a subvariant o...

 2022-03-29 14:35 

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Russian oligarch Abramovich seen at Ukraine peace talks in Turkey after poisoning claims...

Billionaire Roman Abramovich was seen attending peace negotiations between Russia and Ukraine in Turkey despite reports that he had symptoms indicating a possible poisoning after a meeting in Kyiv earlier this month....

 2022-03-29 14:31 

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Attention America: There's an asylum iceberg dead ahead...

Just like an iceberg, the numbers seeking asylum and refuge just below the surface are many times larger than the cap of 125,000 refugees....

 2022-03-29 14:30 

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California lawmakers advance bill allowing election workers to hide addresses...

California's legislature advanced a bill on Monday that would protect election workers in the state by keeping their physical home addresses and other private information hidden from the public....

 2022-03-29 14:27 

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White House communications director to give press briefing...

White House communications director Kate Bedingfield will brief the press on Tuesday as two key members of the press office are out with COVID-19....

 2022-03-29 14:15 

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Chris Rock ticket sales see spike after Will Smith slap...

Ticket sales for Chris Rock's comedy show surged after Will Smith slapped him Sunday at the Oscars for making a joke about his wife....

 2022-03-29 14:13 

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First Latina justice sworn in on California's Supreme Court...

"I am here because of the courage, sacrifices and dedication of my parents and my grandparents who, like so many others, came to this country with the hope of a brighter future for their children," Justice Patricia Guerrero said....

 2022-03-29 14:12 

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January 6 panel loses patience as contempt claims pile up...

The contempt charges forwarded by the House committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol are piling up at the Justice Department, and it's clear that hopeful lawmakers have been losing their patience....

 2022-03-29 14:00 

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Watch live: Biden, Singapore prime minister make joint statement...

President Biden and Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Tuesday afternoon are slated to deliver a joint press statement.The event is scheduled to begin at 12:45 p.m. ET.Watch the live video above....

 2022-03-29 14:00 

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Putin's intimidation of the West in Ukraine provides a roadmap for China on Taiwan...

The dismal failure of Western deterrence policies requires serious reexamination because of the chance for challenges from other enemies of democracy....

 2022-03-29 13:56 

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Queen Elizabeth joins family members for memorial service honoring Prince Philip...

Great Britain's Queen Elizabeth II joined her family members for a memorial service on Tuesday honoring her late husband, Prince Philip....

 2022-03-29 13:54 

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DOJ endorses antitrust legislation aimed at Big Tech...

The Department of Justice sent letters to bipartisan lawmakers on the House and Senate Judiciary committees endorsing antitrust proposals that aim to block tech giants from giving preferential treatment to their own...

 2022-03-29 13:51 

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Ukrainian military internet provider suffers cyberattack...

Ukraine's state-owned telecommunications company Ukrtelecom, which is used by the country's military, experienced a massive cyberattack on Monday....

 2022-03-29 13:48 

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Nearly 5,000 people killed in Mariupol during invasion, officials say...

Mariupol Mayor Vadym Boichenko said Monday almost 5,000 people have been killed in the Ukrainian city since the Russian invasion began....

 2022-03-29 13:42 

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Ukrainian officials: Seven killed in strike on Mykolaiv government office building...

Russian forces on Tuesday struck a Ukrainian administration building in Mykolaiv, killing nine and injuring 22 others, in what may be the largest attack in the city's downtown area since the start of the war....

 2022-03-29 13:41 

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Conde Nast employees announce they've unionized...

Employees at Conde Nast, one of the country's largest news and entertainment publishers, announced on Tuesday they have unionized and are asking the company to voluntarily recognize their organization and comply with their workplace demands....

 2022-03-29 13:32 

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Tim Ryan launches $3.3 million ad buy...

Ohio Senate hopeful Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Oh.) launched a $3.3 million ad buy, marking his first of the campaign cycle....

 2022-03-29 13:30 

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Academic freedom is under assault — we have a sacred duty to protect it...

We live in an age in which civil discourse and the respectful exchange of diverse ideas has given way to toxic, fact-free ad hominem attacks....

 2022-03-29 13:29 

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Maryland state Sen. Will Smith mistaken for actor after Oscars slap: 'You gotta laugh'...

After Sunday night's fiasco at the Oscars when Will Smith slapped Chris Rock for a joke about his wife, Maryland state Sen. William C. Smith Jr. woke up on Monday to a ringing phone because people had confused him for the famous actor....

 2022-03-29 13:29 

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Rising: March 29, 2022...
 2022-03-29 13:20 

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Alec Baldwin compares Oscars to 'The Jerry Springer Show' after onstage slap...

Alec Baldwin is likening Sunday's Oscars to "The Jerry Springer Show" after Will Smith...

 2022-03-29 13:16 

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Poll: Trump leads Biden, Harris in 2024 matchups...

Former President Trump is leading President Biden in a hypothetical 2024 match-up, according to a new Harvard CAPS-Harris Poll survey released exclusively to The Hill on Monday....

 2022-03-29 13:10 

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Ocasio-Cortez to Clarence Thomas: Resign or face impeachment...

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) on Tuesday called on Justice Clarence Thomas to resign or face impeachment for what she depicted as a pattern of ethical breaches....

 2022-03-29 13:00 

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70 percent of voters want more punitive measures against Russia: poll...

The vast majority of voters want more punitive measures imposed on Russia over its invasion of Ukraine, according to a new Harvard CAPS/Harris Poll....

 2022-03-29 13:00 

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Inflation tops list of issues for voters ahead of midterms: poll...

Inflation is the issue voters are most concerned about heading into the midterms even amid concerns about the war in Ukraine and the coronavirus pandemic, according to a new Harvard CAPS/Harris Poll....

 2022-03-29 13:00 

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The next step: Push the Russians back...

Supporting a counter-offensive protracts the war, but it helps Ukraine win the war and keeps NATO from fighting Russians directly....

 2022-03-29 12:52 

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Mick Mulvaney hired by CBS...

Mick Mulvaney, a former Republican congressman from South Carolina and top aide to former President Trump, has been hired by CBS News to serve as a contributor, the network announced this week....

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