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 2022-01-19 23:33 

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Biden says elections might not be legitimate if reform bills aren't passed...

President Biden on Wednesday said the legitimacy of the upcoming midterm elections could depend on Democrats passing voting rights legislation....

 2022-01-19 23:30 

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This must be the year of climate action — we've wasted so many...

This month, 41 years ago, those of us serving in the Carter administration were heading out the door, our work to address climate change begun but unfinished....

 2022-01-19 23:29 

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Energy & Environment — Biden confident in separate climate funds...

Welcome to Wednesday's Overnight Energy & Environment, your source for the latest news focused on energy, the...

 2022-01-19 23:26 

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Biden says cable news industry 'heading south'...

President Biden on Wednesday bemoaned the partisan divide currently playing out on cable news channels across the country and predicted a drop in ratings in the coming years....

 2022-01-19 23:26 

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NHL reschedules 98 games postponed due to COVID-19...

The NHL plans to reschedule 98 games that were postponed due to COVID-19-related issues....

 2022-01-19 23:23 

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Texas AG tests positive for COVID-19...

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton (R) has tested positive for COVID-19, his office confirmed on Wednesday....

 2022-01-19 23:19 

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Supreme Court rejects Trump's bid to shield records from Jan. 6 committee...

The Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected former President Trump's bid to block a trove of his administration's records from being handed to the Jan. 6 House committee....

 2022-01-19 23:11 

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11-year-old transgender girl is a finalist for TIME's 'Kid of the Year'...

"I'm a bold and strong, independent little lady, and I will keep fighting for as long as I need to," Kai Shappley said....

 2022-01-19 23:08 

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Minnesota AG sues COVID testing lab over allegedly fraudulent results...

Minnesota's attorney general's office announced on Wednesday it was suing a national company that issues COVID-19 tests, citing concerns with fraudulent and deceptive practices....

 2022-01-19 23:02 

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Hillicon Valley — Presented by Connected Commerce Council — Biden sets cyber standards...

Today is Wednesday. Welcome to Hillicon Valley, detailing all you need to know about tech and cyber news from Capitol Hill to Silicon Valley....

 2022-01-19 23:00 

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California salmon returning to old spawning grounds...

The heavy rains that fell on the state last year have brought the fish back to places they have not been seen in decades....

 2022-01-19 23:00 

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New York City redesigning 1,000 dangerous intersections to improve street safety...

The initiative comes after a horrible year for traffic deaths in the city....

 2022-01-19 22:55 

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Biden warns of 'disaster for Russia' if it further invades Ukraine...

President Biden on Wednesday warned that Russia would face "disaster" if it launches a large-scale military invasion of Ukraine but appeared to offer some consolations to offset tensions and avoid all-out war....

 2022-01-19 22:54 

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Biden nominates first Muslim woman as federal judge...

President Biden on Wednesday announced his latest round of judicial nominees, among them Nusrat Jahan Choudhury, who would be the first Muslim-American woman to serve as a federal judge if confirmed....

 2022-01-19 22:45 

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Drug-resistant fungus found in Louisiana hospital for first time...

Candida auris was found in two patients at the University Medical Center in New Orleans....

 2022-01-19 22:44 

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Tom Brady's NFT platform raises $170 million from investors...

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady's NFT, or non-fungible tokens, platform, Autograph, has raised $170 million from investors so far,...

 2022-01-19 22:43 

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Biden: Frustration of some Black voters 'a problem that is my own making'...

President Biden on Wednesday attributed in part frustration among some Black voters who perceive a lack of urgency on voting rights legislation to his own lack of communication on the topic....

 2022-01-19 22:42 

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Former FBI agent says Britney Spears's father spied on her during conservatorship...

A former FBI agent in a Tuesday court filing corroborated information that Britney Spears's father spied on her during her 13-year conservatorship,...

 2022-01-19 22:39 

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Equilibrium/Sustainability — Airlines scrap US-bound flights over 5G...

Today is Wednesday. Welcome to Equilibrium, a newsletter that tracks t...

 2022-01-19 22:36 

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Manchin chides Dems over filibuster, saying he can't support 'such a perilous course'...

Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) warned Democrats against trying to change the legislative filibuster and lamented the state of the Senate, hours-before a months-long fight over Senate rules will come to a head....

 2022-01-19 22:35 

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Marines report 'multiple casualties' in military vehicle crash near Camp Lejeune...

The Marines reported 'multiple casualties' on Wednesday after a military vehicle crashed near Camp Lejeune in North Carolina....

 2022-01-19 22:30 

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Russian threats against Ukraine could push Finland and Sweden toward NATO...

A Russian military invasion of Ukraine will encourage Finland and Sweden to press for NATO membership on very short notice....

 2022-01-19 22:29 

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Biden says Harris will be his running mate in 2024...

President Biden on Wednesday unequivocally said that Vice President Harris will be his running mate in the 2024 election, provided that he runs again....

 2022-01-19 22:29 

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Bass raises nearly $2 million since launching LA mayor campaign...

Los Angeles mayoral candidate Rep. Karen Bass (D-Calif.) has raised nearly $2 million since announcing her bid to run for mayor, Bass' campaign manager Jamarah Hayner announced on Wednesday....

 2022-01-19 22:16 

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Nation's largest Catholic university provides students with nine gender options...

"Incorrectly assuming someone's pronouns also assumes someone's gender, which can lead to other marginalizing and harmful behavior," a DePaul University staff member said over the summer....

 2022-01-19 22:15 

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Yellen says Biden's COVID-19 relief bill 'acted like a vaccine for the American economy'...

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen on Wednesday said the coronavirus relief bill signed into law in March "acted like a vaccine for the American economy" in some ways, pointing to safeguarding the financial system from...

 2022-01-19 22:08 

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Majority of US fleets cleared for 'low-visibility landings' at airports with 5G: FAA...

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on Wednesday said that close to two-thirds of U.S....

 2022-01-19 22:03 

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FTC chair says agency won't back down because Big Tech is 'flexing some muscle'...

Federal Trade Commission chair Lina Khan promised her agency won't back down from investigations into Big Tech companies during her first TV interview in the role....

 2022-01-19 22:03 

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Biden says minorities will vote no matter how hard GOP makes it...

President Biden on Wednesday said he believes minorities will vote in the upcoming midterm elections, even if Democrats can't pass voting rights legislation to counteract voting laws being led by Republicans on the state level....

 2022-01-19 22:00 

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Tesla driver faces felony charges in fatal crash involving Autopilot...

Two people were killed in 2019 when a Tesla ran a red light. The vehicle's Autopilot function was activated at the time....

 2022-01-19 22:00 

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Florida man who fraudulently collected more than $1 million in coronavirus relief funds sentenced to prison...

Johnson Eustache pleaded guilty to wire fraud and aiding and assisting in preparation of false tax returns in August....

 2022-01-19 22:00 

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Finish the job: Congress passed infrastructure package, but BBB investments are still needed...

That funding is sorely needed to improve the resilience of our nation's critical energy infrastructure and to bolster American competitiveness....

 2022-01-19 21:56 

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Biden on spending plan: 'We're going to have to probably break it up'...

President Biden on Wednesday conceded he will have to break up his signature social spending proposal in order to get as much of it passed as possible after the roughly $2 trillion proposal stalled in the face of opposition fro...

 2022-01-19 21:54 

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New Mexico calls in National Guard to staff schools, child care centers...

New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham (D) on Wednesday announced a "Supporting Teachers and Families" initiative to encourage state workers and members of the National Guard to assist in schools struck by COVID-19 outbreaks....

 2022-01-19 21:53 

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Montenegro parliament to vote on no-confidence motion against prime minister...

On Wednesday, opposition parties and a group from Montenegro's governing coalition proposed a motion of no-confidence in the Cabinet of Prime Minister Zdravko Krivokapic....

 2022-01-19 21:51 

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Man accused of killing 3 in April shooting found guilty on all counts...

A man accused of killing three and injuring three others after he opened fire at a bar in Kenosha County, Wis., last year was found guilty Tuesday on charges of homicide and attempted homicide....

 2022-01-19 21:50 

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Fourth staffer charged with sexual abuse at California women's prison...

A staffer at a California women's prison was charged with sexual abuse Tuesday. The arrest follows those of three others on similar charges,...

 2022-01-19 21:39 

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US not considering gas export ban, official says...

The U.S. is not considering a ban on exporting liquified natural gas (LNG) to other countries, a Biden official said Wednesday, despite a push from some Democrats to curb exports of the fuel....

 2022-01-19 21:39 

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Biden says he didn't 'overpromise'...

President Biden insisted Wednesday that he did not overpromise on his agenda amid a series of setbacks at the one-year mark of his presidency, making the case that his administration has made progress in fighting the COVID-19 pandemic and on other...

 2022-01-19 21:35 

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Finland PM pledges 'extremely tough' sanctions should Russia invade Ukraine...

Finish Prime Minister Sanna Marin has pledged to impose "extremely tough" sanctions if Russia invades Ukraine....

 2022-01-19 21:35 

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New York's Hochul seeks clean energy boost in $216B budget...

New York Gov....

 2022-01-19 21:30 

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Nasdaq hits correction as rate fears sink stocks...

Stocks sank Wednesday as concerns about rising interest rates and the economic impact of the omicron variant pushed the Nasdaq composite into correction territory....

 2022-01-19 21:22 

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Kinzinger welcomes baby boy...

Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Ill.) announced on Wednesday that his wife, Sofia Boza-Holman, gave birth to a baby boy....

 2022-01-19 21:21 

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US LGBTQ+ workers earn 90 cents on the dollar: report...

"Earning less impacts every facet of our lives including access to housing, healthcare and food security and must be addressed head on," Jay Brown of the Human Rights Campaign Foundation said in a statement....

 2022-01-19 21:20 

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City proposes naming new park 'Super Happy Funtime'...

Community members in Roseville, Calif. who were tasked with naming a series of new parks came up with an array of creative names including Super Happy Funtime....

 2022-01-19 21:09 

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Tennessee lawmaker presents self-defense bill in 'honor' of Kyle Rittenhouse...

A Tennessee state lawmaker presented a self-defense bill Wednesday that he says is "in honor of Kyle Rittenhouse," a local Fox News affiliate reported....

 2022-01-19 21:05 

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Vermont Medical suicide law used by lawmaker who helped pass it...

A medical suicide law in Vermont was used by a lawmaker who was key to helping legalize the practice in 2013....

 2022-01-19 21:03 

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Researchers say Earth's core may be cooling 'more rapidly than expected'...

Researchers are warning that the Earth's core may be cooling "more rapidly than expected," which could speed up the timeline for when the planet becomes uninhabitable for humans....

 2022-01-19 20:53 

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Memory problems seen months after mild COVID-19 infections, researchers say...

People who experienced mild COVID-19 infections demonstrated attention and memory issues, but those problems appeared to be only temporary, a...

 2022-01-19 20:49 

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Russia: Nothing less than NATO expansion ban is acceptable...

A top Russian diplomat warned Wednesday that Moscow will not accept anything except a "watertight" U.S....

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