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 2021-10-22 03:37 

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Biden: Democrats' spending plan is 'a bigger darn deal' than Obamacare...

President Biden on Thursday said his Build Back Better plan is "a bigger darn deal" than Obamacare, paying homage to the headlines he made in 2010 after being caught on a hot-mic telling then-President Obama that th...

 2021-10-22 03:21 

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Alec Baldwin fires prop firearm on set in New Mexico leaving 1 dead, 1 injured...

Actor Alec Baldwin fatally shot one person and injured another on Thursday when he fired a prop firearm on the New Mexico set of the upcoming film "Rust."...

 2021-10-22 02:49 

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Rapper Young Thug sues apartment complex where he lives over stolen songs, money...

Hip-Hop artist Young Thug has sued his apartment complex accusing its employees of letting an unknown person take his designer bag that had unreleased songs and more than $100,...

 2021-10-22 02:42 

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Accused wife in Navy submarine spy case ordered to remain in jail...

The woman accused of helping her husband sell classified data on nuclear-powered submarines to foreign governments was ordered to remain in jail on Thursday....

 2021-10-22 01:51 

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Biden says he's open to altering, eliminating filibuster to advance voting rights...

President Biden on Thursday opened the door to altering or eliminating the legislative filibuster to advance voting rights and potentially pass other legislation, but he said he has held off on pushing for filibuster reform because he believes it would je...

 2021-10-22 01:36 

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Biden: Comment that DOJ should prosecute those who defy subpoenas 'not appropriate'...

President Biden on Thursday said his past comments that the Justice Department should prosecute people who defy congressional subpoenas were not appropriate....

 2021-10-22 01:24 

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California regulator proposes ban on oil drilling near schools, hospitals, homes...

A California regulator proposed a statewide ban Thursday on oil and gas drilling within 3,200 feet of schools, homes, and hospitals in order to protect...

 2021-10-22 01:21 

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Biden: Negotiating assault weapons ban more difficult than infrastructure, reconciliation deal...

President Biden on Thursday said negotiating the assault weapons ban of 1994 was more difficult than current deliberations for the bipartisan infrastructure bill and reconciliation package, as the White House and Capitol Hill near the end of months-long n...

 2021-10-22 01:16 

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Biden says he would tap National Guard to help with supply chain issues...

President Biden on Thursday said that he would consider having the National Guard help deal with the current supply chain issues....

 2021-10-22 01:04 

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CDC director signs off on boosters of Johnson & Johnson, Moderna COVID vaccines...

More than 50 million Americans are now eligible to get a coronavirus vaccine booster shot from Moderna and Johnson & Johnson after Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Rochelle Walensky late...

 2021-10-22 01:03 

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Biden says expanding Medicare to include hearing, dental and vision a 'reach'...

President Biden said Thursday that expanding Medicare to include hearing, dental and vision benefits would be a "reach" amid ongoing negotiations with Democrats over his sweeping economic agenda....

 2021-10-22 01:01 

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California family of hikers died of heat, dehydration...

The family that was found deceased on a Northern California hiking trail died of heat and dehydration, officials announced Thursday....

 2021-10-22 00:56 

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Overnight Defense & National Security — Presented by Raytheon Technologies — House lawmakers eye military pay raise next year...

It's Thursday, welcome to Overnight Defense & National Security, your nightly guide to the latest developments at the Pentagon, on Capitol Hill and beyond....

 2021-10-22 00:28 

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Biden says paid leave proposal reduced from 12 to 4 weeks...

President Biden said definitively on Thursday that his proposal for paid family and medical leave has been reduced from 12 weeks to four weeks in a compromise reconciliation bill being negotiated by the White House and lawmakers on Capitol Hill....

 2021-10-22 00:19 

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Kentucky governor urges continued vigilance in COVID-19 fight: 'Let's not punt on third down'...

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear (D) on Thursday urged his constituents to remain vigilant in the fight against COVID-19, saying "let's not punt on the third down."...

 2021-10-22 00:17 

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Black, female DC police officers say they were given ultimatum: Have an abortion or be fired...

D.C.'s assistant police chief this week claimed that as an 18-year-old cadet she was told to get an abortion or she would be fired, according to reports from NBC News....

 2021-10-22 00:05 

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Memorial service for Colin Powell set for Nov. 5 at Washington National Cathedral...

A memorial service will be held for Colin Powell on Nov. 5 at the Washington National Cathedral, according to a spokesman for the former secretary of State....

 2021-10-22 00:03 

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Lawmakers look to combat obesity with expanded access to medication, therapy...

Physician legislators from both parties said that expanding access to medication and therapy for obesity is crucial to turning the tide in one of America's great public health challenges....

 2021-10-21 23:59 

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House Oversight Democrats ask NFL for information from investigation into Washington Football Team...

House Committee on Oversight and Reform members Reps....

 2021-10-21 23:46 

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Harris stumps for McAuliffe in Virginia...

DUMFRIES, Va. — Vice President Harris campaigned with Democratic Virginia gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe on Thursday, urging voters to head to the polls ahead of Election Day....

 2021-10-21 23:31 

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Democrats scramble to reach deal on taxes...

Democrats are facing new challenges in figuring out how to pay for their social spending package, as they seek to reach an agreement on a framework for the legislation....

 2021-10-21 23:30 

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Schumer endorses democratic socialist India Walton in Buffalo mayor's race...

Senate Majority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) on Thursday threw his support behind democratic socialist India Walton in the Buffalo mayoral race....

 2021-10-21 23:16 

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On The Money — Sussing out what Sinema wants...

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

 2021-10-21 23:09 

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Airlines should give flight attendants 10 hours of rest between flights: FAA...

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) suggested on Thursday that flight attendants get 10 consecutive hours of rest between shifts....

 2021-10-21 23:00 

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Pandemic lessons learned must include prioritizing safe and equitable access to cancer screenings...

As we make note of our lessons learned from the pandemic, we all must adapt and innovate to expand equitable access to life-saving screenings and diagnostics for cancer. We cannot afford to let down our guard....

 2021-10-21 22:58 

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Former ESPN reporter compares Biden's comments on vaccine mandates to a dictator...

Former ESPN reporter Allison Williams compared President Biden's comments on vaccine mandates to something a dictator would say....

 2021-10-21 22:53 

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Hillicon Valley — Presented by Xerox — The Facebook Oversight Board is not pleased...

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

 2021-10-21 22:44 

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Murphy's lead narrows to 6 points in New Jersey governor's race: poll...

New Jersey Gov....

 2021-10-21 22:44 

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Overnight Energy & Environment — Presented by the American Petroleum Institute — Intelligence report warns of climate threats in all countries...

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

 2021-10-21 22:37 

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Overnight Health Care — Presented by Carequest — Key CDC panel backs Moderna, J&J boosters...

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

 2021-10-21 22:34 

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Ethics watchdog finds 'substantial' evidence Rep. Malinowski failed to disclose stocks...

The Office of Congressional Ethics (OCE), an independent watchdog, said in a report made public on Thursday that it found "substantia...

 2021-10-21 22:31 

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New report shows 'shocking abuses' of asylum seekers by US border agents...

People seeking asylum in the U.S. have alleged in more than a hundred cases that they were physically and sexually abused by U.S. Border Patrol agents, according to a new report by Human Rights Watch released Thursday....

 2021-10-21 22:25 

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Manchin threatens 'zero' spending in blowup with Sanders: reports...

Sens. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va) and Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) got into argument on Wednesday during which the centrist West Virginia senator said he was willing to let go of all of President Biden's social spending plan, according to an Axios report that has ...

 2021-10-21 22:20 

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As Russia shuts down, Putin 'can't understand what's going on' with vaccine hesitancy...

"We have a reliable and efficient vaccine. The vaccine really reduces the risks of illness, grave complications and death," he said....

 2021-10-21 22:20 

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Financial oversight panel unveils climate risk plan...

An interagency panel of financial regulators approved a series of recommendations Thursday meant to help the federal government identify and fend off climate-related risks to the financial system....

 2021-10-21 22:11 

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FBI confirms human remains are that of Brian Laundrie...

The FBI has confirmed that the human remains found in a Florida nature reserve are those of Brian Laundrie....

 2021-10-21 22:07 

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'You're a joke': Greene clashes with Cheney, Raskin on House floor...

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.), tangled with two members of the Jan....

 2021-10-21 22:07 

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US, allied nations force REvil ransomware group offline: report...

The United States and other nations earlier this week in a joint operation hacked and forced offline the REvil cyber criminal group, which has been linked to several major ransomware attacks this year....

 2021-10-21 22:05 

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McCain: Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner had 'no goddamn business' attending father's funeral...

Meghan Mccain blasted Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner during a Wednesday TV appearance, saying they had "no goddamn business" attending her late father's 2018 funeral....

 2021-10-21 22:03 

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Snapchat's stock takes a dive, company blames Apple's privacy revisions...

The parent company of Snapchat, Snap, saw its stocks drastically fall Thursday when it closed out with subpar earnings, as reported by CNBC....

 2021-10-21 22:02 

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DOJ charges three Colombians, two Venezuelans in alleged bribery scheme...

The Department of Justice (DOJ) announced...

 2021-10-21 22:02 

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Neal says Sinema is ready to deal...

The head of the powerful House Ways and Means Committee said Thursday that Sen. Kyrsten Sinema (D-Ariz.), one of the centrist holdouts resisting President Biden's sweeping economic agenda, is ready to get a deal....

 2021-10-21 22:01 

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Judge rules Ghislaine Maxwell's potential jurors will not be screened privately...

U.S. District Judge Alison Nathan ruled on Thursday that the press and the public would have access to jury selection proceedings next month relating to Ghislaine Maxwell's case....

 2021-10-21 21:42 

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German officials tussle over lifting COVID-19 state of emergency...

Bavarian Minister Markus Soeder said Thursday that Germany should keep its COVID-19 state of emergency as new virus cases rise again, Reuters reported....

 2021-10-21 21:30 

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The developed world should help countries on the frontlines of the climate crisis...

The international climate talks in Glasgow are an opportunity to commit to what's necessary in terms of climate reparations and climate security spending....

 2021-10-21 21:28 

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Human rights panel will hear case claiming US regulators violated Navajo tribe's rights: report...

A group representing Navajo communities reportedly filed testimony and exhibits on Thursday as it prepares to present its case involving uranium contamination to an international human rights body....

 2021-10-21 21:25 

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Delaware County DA says police account of train rape near Philadelphia 'simply not true'...

Delaware County District Attorney Jack Stollsteimer on Thursday shot back at the account authorities have given of a rape on a train near Philadelphia that happened last week, saying the narrative that people just watched it happen and took v...

 2021-10-21 21:24 

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CDC panel advises to allow Moderna, Johnson & Johnson boosters...

A Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) advisory panel recommended the agency allow Moderna and Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine booster doses to be administered, the latest toward expanding acce...

 2021-10-21 21:23 

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VA secretary pledges to house hundreds of homeless veterans in LA by end of year...

Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Secretary Denis McDonough has vowed to move more than 500 homeless veterans in the Los Angeles area into housing by the end of the year....

 2021-10-21 21:23 

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Video shows paramedic repeatedly kick homeless man on ground...

New surveillance footage shows a homeless man being kicked at least nine times within the span of two minutes by a paramedic during a 2019 encounter, The Dallas Morning News...

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