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 2021-01-28 01:42 

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Iran Fires Back at Biden's Top Diplomat: We Didn't Violate Nuclear Deal, You Did...

"Iran is not 'in violation' of the accord, it has merely triggered Paragraph 36 which allows Iran to take remedial actions in the face of continued non-compliance by other parties," Iranian mission to the U.N. spokesperson Alireza Miryouse...

 2021-01-28 01:15 

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Rep. Jimmy Gomez to Introduce Resolution to Expel Marjorie Taylor Greene From Congress...

"Her very presence in office represents a direct threat against the elected officials and staff who serve our government," Gomez said when writing about her recently unearthed social media posts which pushed extremist views....

 2021-01-28 01:00 

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These Are the 100 Best Public High Schools in America...

There are almost 24,000 high schools across America, but these 100 set themselves apart for academics, extracurriculars and overall experience....

 2021-01-28 00:41 

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Former Officials Assail DHS Report on Violent Extremism as Light on Details, Nothing New...

"It's pretty much worthless," one former federal law enforcement officer told Newsweek. "There are no specifics and nothing actionable."...

 2021-01-28 00:28 

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Sean Hannity Unsure Whether He'll Get COVID-19 Vaccine: 'Having Doubts'...

"I've been telling my friends I'm getting the vaccine," Sean Hannity said. "Half of them agree and the other half think I'm absolutely nuts."...

 2021-01-28 00:08 

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Mitch McConnell Disdained the Democrats' 'Half-Assed' Impeachment Process, Friend Says...

The Senate minority leader "likes things done properly," says a friend, and McConnell thought the House vote was "a sham."...

 2021-01-28 00:00 

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Democrat Jared Golden Opposes Pushing Through $1.9 Tn Stimulus Plan Without GOP Support...

Rep. Jared Golden (D-Maine) and other members of the moderate Problem Solvers Caucus hope that a compromise version of President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion COVID-19 stimulus package can find bipartisan agreement....

 2021-01-28 00:00 

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The 11 Most Affectionate Dog Breeds...

While all dogs have merit and a lot of love to give their owners, these are the ones known to be snugglier than other breeds....

 2021-01-27 23:50 

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Fact Check: Did Marjorie Taylor Greene Perpetuate Parkland Shooting Conspiracy Theory?...

Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) has been outspoken about her support for fake conspiracies regarding election fraud and 9/11. She is being called on to resign after some social media posts resurfaced....

 2021-01-27 23:45 

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Capitol Police Union Reveals Cops Suffered 'Brain Injuries,' Loss of Eye After Pro-Trump Riot...

"The officers are angry, and I don't blame them The entire executive team failed us, and they must be held accountable. Their inaction cost lives," the union's chairman wrote....

 2021-01-27 23:32 

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Fact Check: Did Facebook, Twitter Ban Holocaust Denial Posts?...

On International Holocaust Remembrance Day, the Anti-Defamation League issued a report critiquing the efforts of certain social media platforms in their responses to Holocaust denial content....

 2021-01-27 23:30 

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50 Car Companies That No Longer Exist...

Since the beginning of the 20th century, the automobile industry has been one filled with innovation — though some car makers might have thought too far outside of the box....

 2021-01-27 23:11 

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A Look Inside the 'WallStreetBets' Subreddit Behind the GameStop Stock Boom...

Positing themselves as virtual "Wolves of Wall Street," the users on r/WallStreetBets are celebrating their success in driving up the value of GameStop's stock....

 2021-01-27 23:02 

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Petition Seeks to Remove Biden's Sign Language Interpreter for Being a 'Notorious Trump Supporter'...

American Sign Language interpreter Heather Mewshaw, who provided translations for Monday's press briefing at the White House, has been seen in online videos appearing to support former President Donald Trump....

 2021-01-27 22:50 

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Michigan GOP Threatens to Withhold $2.1B in School Funds to Get Whitmer to Cede Pandemic Power...

Republicans on the Michigan House Appropriations Committee are bargaining with school funding to pressure Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to give up power over the state's COVID-19 response....

 2021-01-27 22:46 

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Joe Biden Launches Major Lobbying Campaign to Build Support for $1.9T Stimulus Package...

Biden and Democratic leaders in Congress want more money and programs, but GOP lawmakers have balked at the legislation's massive price tag....

 2021-01-27 22:36 

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Bitcoin May Trump the Dollar as Hedge Against Inflation...

Bitcoin appears to be a good hedge against inflation because, unlike government-issued fiat currencies such as the U.S. dollar, the British pound, and the euro, supply of the crypto-currency is limited—and typically, limited supply coupled with stro...

 2021-01-27 22:09 

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San Francisco Mayor London Breed Criticizes School Board's COVID Plan As They Rename 44 Schools...

"What I cannot understand is why the school board is advancing a plan to have all these schools renamed by April, when there isn't a plan to have our kids back in the classroom by then," Breed said, after the board voted to rename dozens of sc...

 2021-01-27 22:01 

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Biden May Only Have Four Weeks To Revive Iran Deal | Opinion...

The political clock in Iran is ticking back fast, and the damage done by the previous American administration is on the cusp of being irreparable....

 2021-01-27 21:50 

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Biden Just Tore Up Trump's Blank Check to Saudi Arabia | Opinion...

The Kingdom is used to getting the benefit of the doubt in Washington. Not anymore....

 2021-01-27 21:46 

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Biden Admin. Takes 'Essential Step' in Altering Trump-Era Immigration Policy...

James McHenry was named the EOIR's acting chief in 2017, and was appointed permanent director the next year. He led a number of initiatives that many immigration advocates criticized, such attempting to limit asylum standards and urging immigration ju...

 2021-01-27 21:44 

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Fact Check: Does Joe Biden's Executive Order Ban Fracking?...

As part of his plan to prioritize actions to combat climate change, President Biden issued a new executive order aimed at oil and gas drilling....

 2021-01-27 21:39 

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The 10 Best Apple HomeKit Gadgets to Upgrade Your Smart Home...

Start with these 10 Apple HomeKit smart home devices to access your gadgets with Siri and automate your smart home....

 2021-01-27 21:36 

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Fund Meant for Vaccine Research Misused at Least $14.5M for Unrelated Expenses for Almost a Decade...

"I am deeply concerned about [the] apparent misuse of millions of dollars in funds meant for public health emergencies like the one our country is currently facing with the COVID-19 pandemic," special counsel Henry Kerner wrote....

 2021-01-27 21:20 

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Marjorie Taylor Greene Claims Las Vegas Shooting Was Plotted by Anti-Gun Lobbyists in Resurfaced Video...

The U.S. Representative from Georgia, a conservative Republican, gun rights proponent and prominent conspiracy theorist, suggested the deadly 2017 shooting occurred as part of a wider effort to strip people of Second Amendment protections....

 2021-01-27 21:13 

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CEO Makes $500k Off GameStop Stock Run, Donates It to Barstool Fund for Businesses...

Chamath Palihapitiya, the CEO for Social Capital, announced the donation during a Wednesday appearance on CNBC's "Halftime Report."...

 2021-01-27 21:11 

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Iran Threatens to Take Out Tel Aviv if Israel Follows Through With New Military Plans...

"If even the slightest mistake is made, we will level Haifa and Tel Aviv in the shortest possible time," Iranian Armed Forces spokesperson Brigadier General Abolfazl Shekarchi said in response to threats by Israeli Lieutenant-General Aviv Kochavi....

 2021-01-27 21:02 

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Davos Gives a Pass to Xi Jinping's Hypocrisy | Opinion...

Be under no illusion: communist China is the biggest threat to our way of life in the West. The Davos crowd is simply too blind to see it....

 2021-01-27 21:02 

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GOP Senator Marsha Blackburn Criticizes Biden for Signing So Many Executive Orders...

Of all the executive orders Biden has signed during his first week in office, a third have been reversals of Trump-era policies....

 2021-01-27 21:00 

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Powerball Drawing For 01/27/21, Wednesday Jackpot is $20 Million...

More than 50 Powerball players have each won at least $1 million over the last two drawings, including 44 last Saturday night. Tonight's drawing is at 11 p.m. ET....

 2021-01-27 20:33 

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'Fortnite' AFL Community Battles Tournament Starts: What It Is and How to Join...

"Fortnite" has a new Community Battles tournament for fans of the Australian Football League. Looking for an opportunity to win some free V-Bucks or an exclusive spray? Here's the full rundown....

 2021-01-27 20:24 

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Florida Man Charged With Election Interference by Spreading Disinformation, Usually Via Memes...

"There is no place in public discourse for lies and misinformation to defraud citizens of their right to vote," the acting U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of New York said....

 2021-01-27 20:01 

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'Pokmon Go' Entei Raid: Counters and Everything You Need to Know...

Legendary and highly-coveted Pokmon can be found in Raids during the current Johto Celebration event....

 2021-01-27 19:55 

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Man Who Allegedly Wanted to Attack Democrats to Keep Trump in Office Faces 10 Years in Prison...

Ian Rogers was allegedly willing to "go to war" to keep Trump in office and was found in possession of 49 firearms, five pipe bombs and materials that could be used to manufacture destructive devices....

 2021-01-27 19:53 

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Italian Doctor Charged With Murder, Accused of Drugging COVID Patients for Bed Space...

Dr. Carlo Mosca, who was the head of the emergency department at Montichiari Hospital in Brescia, Italy, was arrested this week on accusations of killing at least two patients and tampering with their medical records in order to free up bed space for new ...

 2021-01-27 19:26 

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Russia's Vladimir Putin Says Worldwide Tensions Might Worsen Due to COVID Pandemic...

"The coronavirus pandemic has become a major challenge to mankind, and it has accelerated structural changes, the preconditions for which were already in place," Putin said during a virtual meeting of the World Economic Forum....

 2021-01-27 19:19 

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Take it From a Millionaire: America's Future Hinges on a Decent Minimum Wage | Opinion...

A national $15 dollar minimum wage isn't just the right thing to do by our workers, it's also a pro-business policy....

 2021-01-27 19:12 

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Tampa Airport Hit By Tornado, Damaging Planes and Grounding Flights For Two Hours...

Aircraft suffered the worst of a tornado in Leon County, Florida, and responders are on the ground inspecting for potential damages....

 2021-01-27 19:08 

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How Does Induction Into the Baseball Hall of Fame Compare With Other Pro Sports?...

On Tuesday, no players were elected to be immortalized in the Cooperstown, New York, Museum. The election process can be very arduous....

 2021-01-27 19:07 

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California Governor Gavin Newsom, Facing Recall Effort, Puts Essential Workers at Risk...

The California Democrat is lifting stay-at-home restrictions, removing essential workers from the state's vaccine priority list, and championing a complex deal that allows landlords to pursue evictions....

 2021-01-27 18:32 

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What Donald Trump Did in His First Week Since Leaving Office...

The former president has been keeping out of the headlines as his second impeachment trial approaches....

 2021-01-27 18:02 

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Sixto George Arrested by FBI Over Alleged $300,000 Extortion Allegations...

The Puerto Rican radio producer was involved in a government extortion scandal in Puerto Rico....

 2021-01-27 17:52 

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Costco COVID Vaccine Registration Latest As Stores Prepare for Appointments...

Monitor the Costco website for the latest information on how to book COVID-19 vaccination appointments when they are available....

 2021-01-27 17:47 

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What We Know About the Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccine...

The U.S. company's vaccine, which may require only one injection, is being assessed in a Phase III clinical trial involving about 45,000 people....

 2021-01-27 17:44 

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What Is the Filibuster? What You Need to Know About the Senate Rule and Why It Matters...

Eliminating the controversial Senate rule would greatly help push the Biden administration's agenda forward....

 2021-01-27 17:36 

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Most Common U.K. COVID Variant Symptoms Revealed in Survey...

The B.1.1.7 variant has now been found in more than 20 U.S. states....

 2021-01-27 17:29 

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How Jeffrey Epstein Used Powerful Friends to Make $158m After His Conviction...

Billionaire financier Leon Black allowed Jeffrey Epstein to make millions from him because famous figures had not turned their backs on the pedophile, a report has found....

 2021-01-27 17:24 

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Three Biden Executive Actions That Earn Majority Support From Republicans...

Republicans staunchly oppose Biden's immigration executive orders, but when it comes to tackling discrimination, racial equity and mandating masks, they're fairly popular among Republicans....

 2021-01-27 17:23 

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How the 'SaveAMC' Campaign Caused the Movie Theater Company's Stocks to Soar...

All over social media, people are rallying behind the AMC theater chain, encouraging others to buy shares and sharing nostalgic memories of when they could see movies on the big screen....

 2021-01-27 17:16 

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Who Does the Federal Minimum Wage Apply To? Raise the Wage Act Seeks $15 an Hour...

The Raise the Wage Act claims that a $15 minimum wage would give nearly 32 million American workers a raise....

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