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 2022-10-03 18:10 

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Supreme Court weighs redefining clean water regulations...

The Supreme Court on Monday weighed whether to limit the scope of the country's clean water regulations in a case that could have a far-reaching impact on the nation's water quality. The fairly technical argument, which dealt with the Clean Water ...

 2022-10-03 18:05 

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Former Sen. Bob Kerrey named Tenet Healthcare chairman...

The Tenet Healthcare Corporation on Monday announced it has named former Nebraska governor and Sen. Bob Kerrey (D) as its new chairman. The Dallas-based health care company's Chairman Ronald Rittenmeyer resigned from the role effective Saturday due to...

 2022-10-03 17:40 

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Forecasters watching two tropical disturbances in the Atlantic...

The National Hurricane Center was monitoring two disturbances in the tropics Monday, one of which has a high chance of developing into a tropical depression or storm sometime this week....

 2022-10-03 17:40 

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Two accused of cheating by putting weights in fish during Ohio tournament...

Two Ohio men are accused of putting lead weights in fish they caught during the Lake Erie Walleye Trail Championship on Friday....

 2022-10-03 17:20 

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Planned Parenthood to open first mobile abortion clinic in Illinois...

Planned Parenthood will soon open a mobile abortion clinic in southern Illinois as part of an effort to expand access in Missouri and across other parts of the Midwest where the procedure is almost entirely banned. The mobile clinic will help reduce trave...

 2022-10-03 17:03 

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Freed American prisoner's daughter knocks Rubio for criticism of swap...

A daughter of one of the seven Americans released through a prisoner exchange between the United States and Venezuela is calling out Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) for his criticism of the reported swap. Rubio, in an interview on CNN's "State of the Un...

 2022-10-03 16:54 

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What to know about Oath Keepers trial...

The trial against Oath Keepers founder Stewart Rhodes and four of his associates began on Monday as the Department of Justice (DOJ) seeks to convict them on the rarely used charge of seditious conspiracy in a Washington, D.C., court. In opening statements...

 2022-10-03 16:53 

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Katie Couric says she's feeling fine after radiation treatments for breast cancer...

Journalist Katie Couric said she feels fine and lucky after being diagnosed with breast cancer in June and finishing radiation treatment. "I'm feeling just fine," Couric said during an interview with Savannah Guthrie and Hoda Kotb on NBC's...

 2022-10-03 16:51 

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Supreme Court turns away challenge to ban on gun 'bump stocks'...

The Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear a challenge by Second Amendment advocates to the Trump-era ban on "bump stock" devices that modify semi-automatic rifles to fire more rapidly. The court's move leaves intact the federal ban that was...

 2022-10-03 16:45 

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Watch live: Biden delivers remarks from Puerto Rico...

President Biden, speaking from the city of Ponce, Puerto Rico, Monday afternoon, is expected to announce $60 million in federal aid for the island territory's recovery from Hurricane Fiona. The event is scheduled for 2:45 pm ET. Watch the live video a...

 2022-10-03 16:44 

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Cortez Masto rakes in over $15M in third quarter fundraising...

Sen. Catherine Cortez Masto's (D-Nev.) campaign on Monday announced it took in over $15 million in the third quarter of 2022, setting a new record in her state. The campaign said the average donation was $44, with 97 percent of donations in amounts le...

 2022-10-03 16:25 

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Jackson is active questioner as she hears first argument as Supreme Court justice...

Ketanji Brown Jackson, the Supreme Court's newest justice and the first Black woman to hold the position, proved one of the most active questioners on the bench Monday during her first argument at the High Court as the justices kicked off a new term. ...

 2022-10-03 16:21 

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Sununu deploying New Hampshire National Guard to US-Mexico border...

New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu (R) will deploy two units of his state's National Guard to the U.S.-Mexico border on Monday afternoon, his office announced. "New Hampshire is grateful for the heroic men and women of our National Guard," Sununu...

 2022-10-03 16:20 

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Supreme Court to hear challenge to Big Tech's Section 230 liability protections...

The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear two cases this term on whether social media companies can be held financially responsible for hosting terrorist content. The family of Nohemi Gonzalez, a 23-year-old U.S. citizen killed during a 2015 series of Is...

 2022-10-03 16:15 

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Planned Parenthood Votes rolls out six-figure ad buy targeting Johnson on abortion...

Planned Parenthood's political spending arm announced on Monday that it's rolling out a six-figure ad buy targeting Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) on abortion with five weeks left until the midterms. "A law from 1849 has made abortion inaccessible ...

 2022-10-03 16:04 

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GOP tops Democrats on generic congressional ballot as economic issues dominate: poll...

Republicans have retaken the lead on the generic congressional ballot amid rising economic concerns among voters, according to a new Monmouth University poll released on Monday. Forty-seven percent of Americans said they either want the GOP to recapture c...

 2022-10-03 15:42 

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McCarthy-aligned group's midterm ad spending nears $200M...

The Congressional Leadership Fund (CLF), a Republican super PAC aligned with House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (Calif.), is pumping out $14 million in new ad reservations in 15 districts, bringing its total advertising spending this cycle to nearly $20...

 2022-10-03 15:37 

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United suspending service at New York's JFK...

United Airlines is suspending service at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York City as it continues negotiating with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to expand its schedule at the airport. United told its employees about the change in...

 2022-10-03 15:23 

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Hogan books New Hampshire appearance amid talk of White House bid...

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (R) will make an appearance at a political event in New Hampshire this week amid speculation that he's eyeing a 2024 presidential bid. The New England Council on Monday announced Hogan would be appearing at a Politics and Egg...

 2022-10-03 15:15 

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'Candidate quality issues' aside, Republicans have a real shot at the Senate...

The mere fact that these objectively weak GOP candidates are running so close to politically viable Democrats is indicative of the energy on the Republican side and the weakness of the national Democratic Party....

 2022-10-03 15:02 

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Gaetz asks for Florida hurricane aid after voting against CR with FEMA funding...

Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.) says he wants Congress to approve additional funds to help his state recover from Hurricane Ian after voting against a government funding measure last week that freed up $18.8 billion in federal disaster aid. Gaetz joined 15 other...

 2022-10-03 14:56 

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GOP senator's ad: 'If you hate cops ... next time you're in trouble, call a crackhead'...

Sen. John Kennedy (R-La.) released a new campaign ad over the weekend accusing "woke leaders" of blaming police for "surging" violent crime in his home state. "Look, if you hate cops just because they're cops, the next time you get...

 2022-10-03 14:32 

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Supreme Court declines to hear case on DOJ 'filter teams' used in Trump search...

The Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear a case about whether the Justice Department (DOJ) can use "filter teams," such as the one enlisted by the DOJ to begin a review of evidence collected at former President Trump's home in Mar-a-Lago t...

 2022-10-03 14:21 

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Ron Johnson hits Mandela Barnes over Scalise shooting remark in new ad...

Sen. Ron Johnson's (R-Wis.) reelection campaign on Monday rolled out a new ad criticizing Wisconsin Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes (D) for a tweet he sent out deriding Senate Minority Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) after he was shot by a gunman in 2017 during pr...

 2022-10-03 14:11 

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Supreme leader blames protests in Iran on US...

Iranian supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Monday blamed the U.S. for the widespread protests still erupting in Iran, casting his people's grief and anger as being fueled by a foreign plot meant to destabilized the Middle Eastern country. Khamen...

 2022-10-03 14:11 

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Zelensky knocks annexation as 'Russian farce'...

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky called Russia's annexation of four Ukrainian regions a "farce" on Sunday. "Recently, someone somewhere held pseudo-referendums, and when the Ukrainian flag is returned, no one remembers the Russian fa...

 2022-10-03 14:08 

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Caribbean nations taking steps to clean up cancer-causing chemicals: UN...

Caribbean governments have made headway in reducing the presence of cancer-causing chemicals that have long been plaguing their environments, according to the United Nations. With the conclusion of a seven-year, $9 million program, eight participating cou...

 2022-10-03 13:34 

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Harry Styles gave a shoutout to Beto O'Rourke at his show in Austin...

British pop singer Harry Styles on Sunday appeared to endorse Democratic gubernatorial candidate Beto O'Rourke during a show in Austin, Texas, flashing a "Beto for Texas" sticker on his guitar before O'Rourke himself appeared to greet fans...

 2022-10-03 13:17 

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Death toll from Hurricane Ian nears 70...

At least 68 people have been confirmed dead as officials take stock of Hurricane Ian's impact, with most of the casualties reported in Florida. Sixty-one of those deaths have been reported in Florida, and four in North Carolina. Three people died in C...

 2022-10-03 13:00 

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Nearly half of the country now has serious doubts about the FBI. Here's why...

When trust diminishes, the FBI loses access to cooperation it used to have and fewer crimes are solved....

 2022-10-03 12:38 

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DeSantis defends timing of Ian evacuations in hard-hit Lee County...

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) over the weekend defended the timing of evacuation orders ahead of Hurricane Ian in Lee County, which came under scrutiny after the region saw some of the most significant damage and number of deaths from the storm. Criticism...

 2022-10-03 12:26 

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Sacheen Littlefeather, who declined Brando's Oscar, dies at 75...

An activist known for her speech on behalf of Marlon Brando in the 1970s has died, Variety Reports....

 2022-10-03 12:01 

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Republicans edge Democrats in survey of favorability...

Republicans' favorability rating clocked in 5 percentage points higher than Democrats, according to a new Gallup poll, bucking a historical trend in which Democrats typically have the edge. The survey found 44 percent of respondents now hold a favorab...

 2022-10-03 12:00 

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October is the cruelest month...

Regarding U.S.-Russian-Soviet relations, October has been far riskier and more dangerous....

 2022-10-03 11:37 

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Wall Street Journal rips Trump's 'death wish' rhetoric...

The Wall Street Journal's editorial board slammed former President Trump on Sunday, criticizing his use of the term "death wish" in a weekend attack against Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.). "We live in a polarized political ...

 2022-10-03 11:30 

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'It's so close': DMZ visit brings North Korean threat into focus for Harris...

Underlining the failure to get anywhere with North Korea, Harris in both Korea and Japan talked up the need for cooperation between them....

 2022-10-03 11:00 

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A decade in the life of defending an American family from the EPA...

Mike and Chantell Sackett go before the Supreme Court today, unwilling to back down to overwhelming government power....

 2022-10-03 10:45 

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The Hill's Morning Report — The Supreme Court will tackle these issues in new term...

The Supreme Court begins a new term today and court watchers suggest we should fasten our seat belts. The six Republican-appointed justices are expected this term to pick up where they left off amid high-stakes deliberations over challenges to voting righ...

 2022-10-03 10:00 

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Can Republicans pull off an upset in Colorado's Senate race?...

Republicans are hoping Colorado Senate candidate Joe O'Dea's move to distance himself from the more extreme elements of the party will help them pull off a win in what could be a potential sleeper race come November. O'Dea, a construction comp...

 2022-10-03 10:00 

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Progressives hunt for new, younger leaders post-Sanders-Warren era...

Progressives are on the quiet hunt for a new generation of leaders, eagerly awaiting the outcome of the midterms to plot their next steps. "We've been talking about fresh blood for years," said one Democratic strategist who reluctantly support...

 2022-10-03 10:00 

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Democrats' dilemma: How to get Jan. 6 recommendations through Congress...

House Democratic leaders will face heavy political pressure — and a tight time crunch — to vote this year on election reform recommendations soon to arrive from lawmakers investigating last year's attack on the U.S. Capitol. The Jan. 6 sel...

 2022-10-03 10:00 

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DOE takes step to advance Defense Production Act use for clean energy...

The Biden administration is taking another step toward advancing the use of the Defense Production Act to bolster clean energy. In June, President Biden authorized the Energy Department to invoke the Defense Production Act to speed up the production of so...

 2022-10-03 10:00 

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Five cases to watch as a conservative Supreme Court begins its new term...

When the Supreme Court starts its new term Monday, the six Republican-appointed justices are expected to resume the project they began last term of remaking U.S. constitutional law in a conservative image. With many Americans are still reckoning with a te...

 2022-10-03 10:00 

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The founder of 'Black Girls in Cyber' sees lots more work to do...

The cybersecurity workforce famously lacks diversity, but for Talya Parker, constantly seeing herself on pandemic-era video conferences as one of the few — if not the only — Black woman was a wake-up call. "You always know that you're ...

 2022-10-03 09:15 

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Juan Williams: Kevin McCarthy would be a weak, disastrous Speaker...

As House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) chases dreams of leading a GOP majority next year, he might consider this quote from a French Revolution leader: "There go the people. I must follow them, for I am their leader." In the language o...

 2022-10-03 09:00 

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Biden to announce $60 million in funding during visit to Puerto Rico...

President Biden on Monday will visit Puerto Rico and announce more than $60 million in funding to help the island guard against future storms after it was pummeled last month by Hurricane Fiona. Biden and the first lady will travel to Ponce, Puerto Rico, ...

 2022-10-03 02:23 

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Hurricane Ian's destruction — by the numbers...

Florida, Georgia and the Carolinas were battered this week as after Hurricane Ian made landfall in Florida and surged north, impacting millions with strong winds, flooding and power outages. Ian morphed from hurricane status to a tropical storm and is sti...

 2022-10-03 02:04 

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Ukraine's first lady says 'we are getting stronger' amid Russia's invasion...

Ukrainian first lady Olena Zelenska said in an interview aired Sunday that she and other Ukrainians are "getting stronger" with Russia's war now in its eighth month. Zelenska, the wife of Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, has become a pr...

 2022-10-02 16:48 

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Rick Scott says he wants to know more about timing of evacuations in Lee County...

Sen. Rick Scott (R-Fla.) on Sunday said he wanted more information about the devastation wrought in Lee County in Florida by Hurricane Ian, which has raised questions about evacuation timing in the hard-hit county. Scott, a former Florida governor, told C...

 2022-10-02 16:33 

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FEMA administrator says agency will support 'everybody' after Republicans attack Harris equity remark...

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Administrator Deanne Criswell on Sunday responded to Republicans criticizing Vice President Harris for a remark she made stressing equity in the administration's response to climate change. On Friday, Priyank...

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