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 2021-10-20 16:00 

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Do you want the IRS spying on your bank account to go after 'the rich'?...

The justification for mass surveillance of the average American's bank accounts is littered with disingenuous obfuscation....

 2021-10-20 15:59 

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Vintage Grateful Dead T-shirt auctioned for over $17K...

"We just did this to keep the memory of #GutTerk alive," the winning bidder said....

 2021-10-20 15:57 

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Meghan McCain: 'SNL' parodies made me feel like 'laughing stock of the country'...

Meghan McCain says in a new interview that sketches performed on "Saturd...

 2021-10-20 15:56 

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Facebook is changing its name...

Facebook has a new vision for the company; a new name and VR technology....

 2021-10-20 15:55 

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Powerful Democrats push back on one-year extension of child tax credit...

A host of powerful Democrats are lining up on Wednesday to insist on a long-term extension of the child tax credit as part of President Biden's economic agenda....

 2021-10-20 15:53 

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What America's Thinking: October 20, 2021...
 2021-10-20 15:53 

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America's top transgender official becomes first four-star transgender officer in any branch...

"This is a momentous occasion, and I am honored to take this role for the impact I can make and for the historic nature of what it symbolizes," Rachel Levine said....

 2021-10-20 15:41 

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Battle over mask mandates drives woman's campaign to become first Latina governor of Florida...

"Frankly, as a mom with a kid in public school, that was just a nonstarter. I was really flabbergasted," Taddeo told NBC News....

 2021-10-20 15:40 

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Base that houses Walter Reed hospital under lockdown after bomb threat...

The Navy base that houses Walter Reed Hospital in Bethesda, Md., is under lockdown after a bomb threat was called in by an anonymous source on Wednesday....

 2021-10-20 15:39 

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New York county launches new investigation into Trump Organization...

The Trump Organization will face a criminal investigation regarding its financial dealings surrounding...

 2021-10-20 15:35 

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Policymakers see retraining older Americans as key to combating labor shortage...

Policymakers said the U.S. needs to do more to help older Americans reenter the labor force or transition to new careers as the economy rebounds from the coronavirus pandemic....

 2021-10-20 15:30 

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Another voice of reason retires...

David Price, a wise owl who comes as close as any to winning respect from all, says the House "has changed in major ways."...

 2021-10-20 15:25 

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Hikers unwind their turbans to save men stranded beneath waterfall...

"In Sikhi, we are taught to help someone in any way we can with anything we have, even our turban," Kuljinder Kinda said....

 2021-10-20 15:21 

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Nearly 1,900 Washington state employees quit, fired over vaccine mandate...

Nearly 1,900 Washington state employees have either quit their jobs or been fired for failing to comply with Gov. Jay Inslee's (D) coronavirus vaccine mandate....

 2021-10-20 15:21 

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Mellman: The abuse of drug polling...

Sometimes responses should be interpreted quite literally and other times not literally at all. Sometimes polls mean exactly what they say, and sometimes they don't....

 2021-10-20 15:20 

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Progressives push back on decision to shrink Biden's paid family leave program...

Progressive Democrats in the Senate and House are pushing back against a preliminary decision by President Biden and Democratic leaders to significantly cut funding for a national family paid leave program from the...

 2021-10-20 15:17 

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Senators call for answers from US firm over reported use of forced Uyghur labor in China...

Sens. Bob Menendez (D-N.J.), Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) and Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.) are demanding a bipartisan investigation into reports of a U.S. firm's use of Uyghur forced labor....

 2021-10-20 15:15 

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Black Hawk pilot shot down in Somalia jumps into Alabama Senate race...

A Black Hawk pilot who was shot down in Somalia announced...

 2021-10-20 15:00 

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Ending worksite raids is a show; focus should be on employer compliance...

The advantage is the Dept. of Labor does not need to know immigration status when investigating labor law violations....

 2021-10-20 15:00 

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Four Seasons Total Landscaping comes full circle with MSNBC special...

One year to the day after Rudy Giuliani and other Trump allies made it famous, the Philadelphia-area Four Seasons Total Landscaping will see the release of a documentary about its wild ride....

 2021-10-20 14:58 

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Trump Defense chief blocked idea to send 250,000 troops to border: report...

Former Defense Secretary Mark Esper blocked an idea to send approximately 250,000 troops to the U.S.-Mexico border last year,...

 2021-10-20 14:58 

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Netflix: 'We respect the decision of any employee who chooses to walk out'...

Netflix is acknowledging the "deep hurt" it's caused its transgender employees ahead of a planned walkout at the company in protest of Dave Chappelle's latest comedy special....

 2021-10-20 14:55 

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Lawmakers call for investigation into alleged harassment, abuse in women's soccer...

A group of Democratic lawmakers is calling for an investigation into the alleged sexual harassment and abuse claims in the National Women's Soccer League (NWSL)....

 2021-10-20 14:55 

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Budowsky: Reconciliation begins progressive Democratic renaissance across US...

On these and many issues, the stage is set for a progressive renaissance in America....

 2021-10-20 14:46 

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British baker caught using illegal American sprinkles...

"I thought it was a joke at first, I thought it was someone pulling a prank," the baker said....

 2021-10-20 14:44 

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Google says Russian-speaking hackers hijacked YouTube channels for cryptocurrency scam...

Google on Wednesday reported it has tracked and disrupted an email phishing campaign tied to Russian-speaking hackers that has targeted YouTube users since 2019 as part of a cryptocurrency scam effort....

 2021-10-20 14:39 

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In 'transformative moment,' surgeons successfully transplant pig kidney onto human patient...

New York University researchers performed what is called a xenotransplantation in a two-hour operation on Sept. 25....

 2021-10-20 14:36 

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Sustainable meat firm shuts down restaurants, retail operations after controversy...

California-based sustainable meat firm Belcampo Meat Company has shut down its restaurants and retail operations after controversy surrounding the sourcing of its meat products....

 2021-10-20 14:31 

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President Biden: It's time for an urgent and effective plan to vaccinate the world...

While laudable, President Biden's charitable donations and piecemeal approach fall far short of the leadership the world urgently needs....

 2021-10-20 14:30 

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A surprising new study finds vegan pet food as healthy as meat...

"Dogs, cats and other species have requirements for nutrients, they don't need meat or any other particular ingredient," researchers said....

 2021-10-20 14:29 

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Rising: October 20, 2021...
 2021-10-20 14:28 

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Giuliani picks Abe Lincoln filter for attack against McAuliffe...

Rudy Giuliani waded into the Virginia's governor's race on Tuesday evening, recording a video using a filter to make him resemble former President Lincoln while attacking Democratic gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe....

 2021-10-20 14:28 

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Nikolas Cruz pleads guilty in 2018 Parkland shooting...

Nikolas Cruz on Wednesday pleaded guilty to all charges related to carrying out the 2018 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., that left...

 2021-10-20 14:25 

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Putin orders workers home for one week as COVID-19 deaths soar...

Russian President Vladimir Putin is ordering workers to stay home for one week as the country continues to break daily records for COVID-19 infections and deaths....

 2021-10-20 14:21 

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Army reservist with 'Hitler mustache' demoted, discharged after Jan. 6 charges: report...

Army Reservist Timothy Hale-Cusanelli, who was known among colleagues for sporting a "Hitler mustache," was demoted and discharged after he was charged in connection with the J...

 2021-10-20 14:20 

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Sheriffs say they won't help cover potential mandate staffing shortages in Chicago...

Two suburban sheriffs said they would not send their deputies to Chicago to help with potential staffing shortages amid a feud between the mayor and a police union surrounding vaccine mandates....

 2021-10-20 14:16 

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Lawmaker asks Pentagon watchdog to examine military probe into paratrooper's killing...

House Rep. Norma Torres (D-Calif.) is asking a Pentagon watchdog to examine the military's investigation into the death of a paratrooper....

 2021-10-20 14:13 

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CNN's John King after MS revelation: 'Had 'trouble functioning' during 2020 election coverage...

CNN anchor John King revealed that he "was having a lot of trouble functioning" working to cover the 2020 election as he dealt with multiple sclerosis....

 2021-10-20 14:10 

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Harris, Labor secretary encouraging federal workers to join unions...

Vice President Harris and Labor Secretary Marty Walsh are set to announce new guidelines on Wednesday to encourage more federal workers to join unions and to encourage collective bargaining in the federal workplace....

 2021-10-20 14:07 

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White House readying campaign for parents on children COVID-19 vaccines...

The White House is preparing a national education campaign designed to provide parents with accurate and science-based information on COVID-19 vaccines for children, as federal health agencies review data on shots for 5 to 11 year olds....

 2021-10-20 14:00 

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GOP lawmaker says he's prescribed ivermectin as COVID-19 treatment...

Rep. Andy Harris (R-Md.) says he has prescribed ivermectin to hi...

 2021-10-20 14:00 

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Americans simply don't want the costs of Biden's Build Back Better bill...

Democrats evidently don't understand that entrepreneurs often mortgage their homes or cash in retirement savings to pursue business dreams....

 2021-10-20 13:47 

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Unvaccinated people should expect to catch COVID-19 every 16 months...

"Our results are based on average times of waning immunity across multiple infected individuals," one of the study's co-author's said....

 2021-10-20 13:40 

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Illinois governor eyes lifting 'certain mask mandates' before holidays...

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker (D) said on Tuesday he is hoping to lift "certain mask mandate" before the holidays if cases decline in the state....

 2021-10-20 13:39 

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TikTok, YouTube, Snapchat executives to testify at Senate hearing on kids' safety...

Executives from YouTube, TikTok and Snapchat will be in the hot seat next week at a Senate Commerce Committee hearing about the impact of social media on children, lawmakers announced Tuesday....

 2021-10-20 13:35 

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Facebook planning name change to reflect 'metaverse': report...

Facebook is planning to change the name of the company next week to something related to the metaverse, The Verge reported Tuesday....

 2021-10-20 13:29 

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Navalny wins top EU human rights award...

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has won the European Union's top human rights prize....

 2021-10-20 13:19 

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Final California recall count shows Newsom with tally identical to 2018...

California elections officials have tallied the final ballots in the recall election that targeted Gov. Gavin Newsom (D), affirming voters' decision to keep the first-term Democrat in office by a wide margin....

 2021-10-20 13:13 

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Liz Cheney calls out Republican colleagues on 'false' election claims...

Rep....

 2021-10-20 13:11 

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Activists: Emanuel needs to answer questions about Laquan McDonald case during hearing...

Activists say that former Chicago Mayor (D) Rahm Emanuel needs to answer questions about the 2014 police shooting of Laquan McDonald during his confirmation hearing to serve as U.S. ambassador to Japan....

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