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 2021-09-16 19:06 

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Two large California school districts to vote on student vaccine mandates...

School boards for the two largest school districts in the San Francisco Bay Area will soon cast their votes regarding vaccine mandates for all staff and students above age 12....

 2021-09-16 19:04 

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Judge orders Biden to stop using Trump border policy to expel families...

A federal judge has ordered the Biden administration to stop swiftly expelling migrant families with children who cross the U.S.-Mexico border using a policy crafted under the Trump administration....

 2021-09-16 19:00 

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Biden goes after top 1 percent in defending tax hikes...

President Biden on Thursday went after big corporations and wealthy Americans while promoting his economic agenda that congressional Democrats are working to get across the finish line....

 2021-09-16 19:00 

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Oversight Republicans seek testimony from Afghanistan watchdog...

Republicans on the House Oversight and Reform Committee are demanding a hearing to evaluate the chaotic exit from Afghanistan after securing a commitment to hear testimony...

 2021-09-16 19:00 

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Carbon reduction tax credit: An investment we can't afford not to make...

We must emphasize programs that provide the greatest emissions reductions at the lowest cost to the taxpayer and can be deployed immediately....

 2021-09-16 18:59 

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France cancels DC gala in anger over Biden sub deal: report...

French officials on Thursday canceled a gala at the country's Washington D.C....

 2021-09-16 18:53 

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Ken Jennings, Mayim Bialik to share 'Jeopardy!' hosting duties for rest of 2021...

Ken Jennings and Mayim Bialik will share "Jeopardy!" hosting duties for the remainder of 2021, the popular quiz show announced Thurs...

 2021-09-16 18:49 

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DOJ moves to block Purdue Pharma deal shielding Sacklers...

The Department of Justice (DOJ) moved on Wednesday to block Purdue Pharma's controversial bankruptcy deal that shields members of the Sackler family from being sued in future opioid-related lawsuits....

 2021-09-16 18:45 

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Trump offers sympathy for those charged with Jan. 6 offenses...

Former President Donald Trump in a Thursday statement offered sympathy for those charged for their participation in the Jan....

 2021-09-16 18:43 

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Ex-Trump aides launch $10 million campaign against Biden economic agenda...

A new campaign led by ex-aides to former President Trump plans to spend up to $10 million to derail President Biden's economic plan as it moves through Congress....

 2021-09-16 18:36 

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Over $450B in COVID-19 relief funds delivered to families: Treasury...

The Department of Treasury said in a new report on Thursday that it has delivered over $450 billion to families directly under the $1.9 trillio...

 2021-09-16 18:32 

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Letitia James holding private talks on running for New York governor: report...

New York Attorney General Letitia James (D) has been holding private talks with advisers and supporters about the possibility of a gubernatorial run,...

 2021-09-16 18:30 

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Want a clean energy future? Look to the tax code...

Now is the time for lawmakers to act — direct-pay tax credits must be included in any final legislation....

 2021-09-16 18:23 

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Watch live: White House press briefing...

White House press secretary Jen Psaki will hold a press briefing on Thursday afternoon. The event is scheduled to begin at 2:30 p.m. ET. Watch the live video above....

 2021-09-16 18:17 

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Jan. 6 panel says it is reviewing Milley actions...

The House Committee investigating the Jan....

 2021-09-16 18:13 

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LSU to unenroll 78 students for not meeting vaccine requirement...

Louisiana State University (LSU) is going to unenroll nearly 80 students for not meeting its coronavirus vaccine requirement....

 2021-09-16 18:13 

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Democrats brace for toughest stretch yet with Biden agenda...

House Democrats this week wrapped up the bulk of committee work on a $3.5 trillion package of social benefits and climate programs — a massive undertaking that advances what would be a legacy-defining domestic agend...

 2021-09-16 18:07 

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Ethics group files complaint against former Pence chief of staff Marc Short...

Citizens for Responsible Ethics in Washington (CREW) filed an ethics complaint Thursday against Marc Short, former chief of staff to former Vice President Mike Pence, over failing to file a financial disclosure report w...

 2021-09-16 18:05 

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Ford adding jobs to produce electric pick-up truck...

Ford Motor Company announced on Thursday that it was adding a total of 450 jobs among three Michigan facilities to produce their all-electric pickup truck, the F-150 Lightning....

 2021-09-16 18:01 

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Maine woman, 101, named state's oldest lobster fisher...

"I've done it all my life, so I might as well keep doing it," Virginia Oliver said....

 2021-09-16 18:00 

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Almost 30 years after his prison escape, fugitive turns himself in...

Darko Desic escaped an Australian prison in 1992 using a hacksaw and bolt cutters....

 2021-09-16 17:52 

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Iran rips nuclear watchdog's work as 'unprofessional'...

An Iranian official on Thursday called the U.N.'s International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) "unprofessional" and "unfair" ahead of talks between Iran and the watchdog agency about uranium particles found at old, undeclared sites....

 2021-09-16 17:50 

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Students fight back against book ban that includes Rosa Parks, Malala and Sesame Street...

"I don't think that a board that lacks diversity is the appropriate authority to determine what qualifies as appropriate material to address race in this community," said a local parent....

 2021-09-16 17:50 

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Rapper, Reality TV star sentenced to 17 years in prison for PPP loan fraud...

An Atlanta-based rapper and reality television star has been sentenced to more than 17 years in prison for his involvement in a Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan fraud scheme....

 2021-09-16 17:47 

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Nashville nurse on latest COVID-19 surge: 'It is so much worse this time'...

A Nashville nurse wrote an op-ed...

 2021-09-16 17:43 

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Christie, Pompeo named co-chairs of GOP redistricting group...

The group charged with coordinating the GOP's redistricting strategy has tapped former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie as its national co-chairs....

 2021-09-16 17:41 

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Harris, CBC put weight behind activist-led National Black Voter Day...

The National Urban League and BET for the second consecutive year are recognizing the third Friday of September as National Black Voter Day, an initiative that was started last year to encourage Black Americans registering to vote ahead of the pre...

 2021-09-16 17:34 

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Democrats call for oil company executives to testify on disinformation campaign...

Two leaders on the House Oversight Committee on Thursday called on the CEOs of several major energy companies to testify in October about whether the companies suppressed information about their roles in climate change....

 2021-09-16 17:30 

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What US policymakers can learn from the UK's COVID-19 response...

Slow start aside, the UK recognized an area of need in its pandemic response and acted accordingly....

 2021-09-16 17:29 

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'Rocky' gloves, other iconic Sylvester Stallone memorabilia being auctioned...

"Sylvester Stallone is one of the great icons and immense talents of the 20th and 21st century who is the epitome of a multi-hyphenated Hollywood superstar," said the Julien's Auctions CEO....

 2021-09-16 17:23 

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Lawmakers lay out arguments for boosting clean energy through infrastructure...

Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle said Wednesday that Congress needs to take steps to bolster developments in the clean energy sector, as infrastructure bills move closer to the finish line on Capitol Hill....

 2021-09-16 17:22 

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Obama backs Trudeau in Canadian election...

Former President Obama weighed in on the upcoming election in Canada, throwing his support behind current Prime Minister Justin Trudeau....

 2021-09-16 17:18 

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3,000 health workers suspended in France over vaccine mandate...

Approximately 3,000 workers from hospitals, care homes and health centers in France have been suspended for not complying with the country's requirement that they receive the COVID-19 vaccine....

 2021-09-16 17:08 

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The Hill's 12:30 Report - Presented by Facebook - DC prepares for Saturday of festivals & Jan. 6 demonstration...

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 2021-09-16 17:08 

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First openly gay governor elected marries longtime partner...

"The greatest lesson we have learned over the past eighteen months is that life as we know it can change in an instant," Colorado Gov. Jared Polis (D) and Marlon Reis said in a statement....

 2021-09-16 17:01 

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Watch live: Biden discusses economy, middle class...

President Joe Biden is scheduled to deliver remarks Thursday afternoon on the economy and the middle class.The remarks are slated to begin at 1:45 p.m. ET.Watch the live video above....

 2021-09-16 17:00 

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Children, teens see BMI increase at nearly double the rate during the pandemic: CDC...

Children and teenagers saw their body mass index (BMI) increase at almost double the rate during the pandemic, according to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) study that suggested some COVID-19 precautions may have contributed to higher we...

 2021-09-16 17:00 

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CDC: One-third in 'limited' study report long-term COVID-19 two months after positive test...

One-third of participants in a California study said they experienced at least one longer-term COVID-19 symptom two months after testing positive, according to a study published Thursday, as researchers zero in on t...

 2021-09-16 17:00 

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What America's Thinking: September 16, 2021...
 2021-09-16 17:00 

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Adding dental benefits to Medicare...

Older adults in Medicare are entitled to comprehensive dental benefits and Congress can make it happen in way that ensures equity, sustainability, and impact....

 2021-09-16 16:55 

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South Carolina attorney Alex Murdaugh surrenders to authorities...

South Carolina attorney Alex Murdaugh surrendered to the authorities on Thursday after he told a former client to shoot him....

 2021-09-16 16:53 

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New rainbow-colored fly species named after RuPaul...

Australian scientists have named a new rainbow-colored fly species after famed drag queen RuPaul....

 2021-09-16 16:53 

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White House touts Nobel economists' support for Biden agenda...

The White House on Thursday touted the support that President Biden's economic plan received from a group of Nobel Prize-winning economists in an open letter released earlier this week....

 2021-09-16 16:48 

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Majority of Americans support national data privacy standards: poll...

Nearly three quarters of Americans want the federal government to establish national data privacy standards, according to a poll released Thursday....

 2021-09-16 16:40 

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Amazing video shot from orbit by just-launched Space X rocket...

SpaceX Thursday morning shared video taken from the capsule's cupola that shows a sweeping view of Earth....

 2021-09-16 16:39 

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Country music star rescued from second story of historic building...

"Thankfully, no one was seriously injured. We were safely evacuated from the building thanks to the quick response from the Atoka fire and police departments," McEntire tweeted....

 2021-09-16 16:32 

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Chauvin pleads not guilty to violating teen's civil rights...

Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, who was previously convicted of murdering George Floyd, pleaded not guilty on Thursday to violating a Black teen's civil rights in 2017....

 2021-09-16 16:30 

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Washington Post editorial board backs McAuliffe in Virginia governor's race...

The Washington Post's editorial board on Thursday endorsed Democrat Terry McAuliffe in the race for Virginia governor, throwing the support of one of the region's largest newspapers behind his bid to reclaim his old job....

 2021-09-16 16:30 

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Afghan resistance leader retains K Street lobbyist: NYT...

The leader of a prominent Afghan resistance group has retained a Washington lobbyist to push for U.S....

 2021-09-16 16:30 

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California dreaming did not become reality for Republicans...

The result from the California recall election should serve as a warning to the Republican Party across the country about its encouragement of resistance to pandemic precautions....

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