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 2021-02-25 21:51 

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Fact Check: Does Biden's COVID-19 Relief Plan Penalize Single Parents?...

President Biden's COVID-19 stimulus plan is headed to the House floor, and both sides of the Congressional aisle are grappling over the $1.9 trillion relief bill. While Republicans represent most of the opposition, some Democratic lawmakers have their...

 2021-02-25 21:48 

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Calif. Lt. Gov Eleni Kounalakis Dismisses GOP 'Fantasy' of Replacing Newsom With Republican...

"He is still quite popular in this state," Kounalakis said....

 2021-02-25 21:48 

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I've Been a Fast Food Worker Since I was 15. It's Time for a Living Wage | Opinion...

Over the last year while working in fast-food and taking care of my family, I've been exposed to COVID-19 four times. Thankfully, I tested negative each time. But all four of my quarantines were unpaid—including the time I was taking care of my ...

 2021-02-25 21:45 

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Progressives Still Pushing for Student Loan Relief, Despite Poll Showing Its Unpopularity...

The study found just 13 percent of Americans said they support forgiving $50,000 in federal student loans....

 2021-02-25 21:43 

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Jen Psaki Says Reopening Migrant Facility for Children Was 'Best Decision,' Amid Criticism...

Joe Biden's press secretary says the president's move is "absolutely not the same thing" as Donald Trump's child separation policy....

 2021-02-25 21:23 

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Fact Check: Is Biden Required to Give the SOTU Address in Person in His Inaugural Year?...

Some Twitter users claimed that President Biden should have given a State of the Union address already....

 2021-02-25 21:11 

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Biden Allies Outraged At Plan To Re-Open Migrant Child Center Dogged by Abuse Allegations...

Plans to reopen the much-maligned Homestead facility in Florida have led to growing public backlash among Democrats and activists who say they will fight to ensure it never opens again....

 2021-02-25 21:00 

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TikTok Mom Praised for Teaching Daughters Virginity Doesn't Exist...

"It is a patriarchal concept used to control women and serves no purpose other than making women feel bad about ourselves," the mother explained in a viral video....

 2021-02-25 20:58 

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As GOP Opposes H.R. 1, Poll Finds Majority of Republicans Support Election Reform Bill...

H.R. 1, also known as the For the People Act, has support from 68 percent of likely Republican voters....

 2021-02-25 20:40 

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How the Equality Act Will Change LGBTQ Litigation and Access to Federal Programs...

The Supreme Court's landmark ruling in the Bostock case protected employees from being discriminated on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity. The Equality Act, however, would expand those protections for LGBTQ Americans seeking equal ac...

 2021-02-25 20:30 

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Video Games are Transforming Education and Work Around the World | Opinion...

Countless studies have shown that when learning is embedded into a game, knowledge retention skyrockets....

 2021-02-25 20:15 

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As Institutions Gobble Up Bitcoins, Individual Investors Left with Satoshi Bits...

"The human race has never had a monetary system with this much versatility before," said Bitcoin Analyst Jason Deane of Quantum Economics, London....

 2021-02-25 20:03 

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McCarthy Says GOP Cancel Culture Is Wrong After Cheney Weighs In on Trump's Political Future...

"The idea that a Republican would join with the cancel culture, I just think is wrong, it's beyond just having a difference of opinion," he said in an interview on Thursday....

 2021-02-25 20:03 

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Biden's Child Credit Puts Republicans in a Bind | Opinion...

Forfeiting influence in policymaking is shortsighted in the best of circumstances. But when it's over something as salient, popular, and pro-family as monthly child benefits, refusal to engage could well be the thing that breaks the recent pattern and...

 2021-02-25 19:59 

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Young Conservative Activists 'Absolutely' Believe There's a Bipartisan Path to Address Climate Change...

"Young conservatives view climate change as a threat to American security and prosperity and believe the government should respond accordingly," said Kiera O'Brien of Young Conservatives for Carbon Dividends....

 2021-02-25 19:52 

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'Call of Duty: Warzone' New Cold War Map Update Due in April, Rumors Claim...

"Call of Duty: Warzone" allegedly has a big map update due in April, so enjoy classic Verdansk while you still can....

 2021-02-25 19:47 

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Adriano Espaillat Highlights 'Embarrassing' Items in Biden Stimulus, Like $1.5M Canada Bridge...

"I think that the American people from around the country are hurting and $1.9 trillion will get us back on the right track," said the New York congressman....

 2021-02-25 19:30 

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French Bulldogs Are Among the Most Popular Breeds to Dognap...

Two of Lady Gaga's French bulldogs, Gustav and Koji, were stolen in Hollywood on Wednesday evening....

 2021-02-25 19:30 

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Free Us From Britney Spears | Opinion...

Britney's fans have their own lives, and their trials and heartbreak are as real as hers....

 2021-02-25 19:26 

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Wisconsin Lawmakers Join Texas in Pitch to Require National Anthem at Public Sporting Events...

Texas Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick said similar legislation is on his list of priorities for Texas' state legislature this year....

 2021-02-25 19:22 

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Girlfriend Redecorates Cheating Boyfriend's Room With Evidence of Infidelities...

After discovering that her boyfriend was cheating with three different women, a TikToker decided to shove it all in his face and glue incriminating texts and pictures to his bedroom wall....

 2021-02-25 19:10 

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Sanders Says Walmart Pays Workers 'Starvation Wages,' Taxpayers Make Up Difference...

The Senate Budget Committee Chairman ridiculed Walmart for forcing taxpayers to "subsidize" low-income workers struggling to make a living wage....

 2021-02-25 19:08 

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Gavin Newsom's Record, Authenticity Best Focus Points for Recall Challengers, Strategists Say...

If enough signatures are validated to trigger an official recall, experts believe the election would likely take place this fall....

 2021-02-25 19:00 

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Studying Religions Helped Me Cope with COVID | Opinion...

With the pandemic shrinking down our lives, it appears that a lot more of us have been searching for guidance to cope with this uncertainty....

 2021-02-25 18:51 

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Pokmon Presents Predictions: Remakes, Re-Releases and What We Won't See...

We have to get something cool for "Pokmon Go," right?...

 2021-02-25 18:45 

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Corruption and Tax Abuse Slow Action on Poverty and Climate Change | Opinion...

We must have greater transparency around public spending, stronger international cooperation to prosecute bribery and global governance of tax abuse and money laundering....

 2021-02-25 18:30 

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U.S.-Iran Stare-off Needs to End | Opinion...

While both sides returning to the nuclear deal is the right policy, this common-sense exit-ramp will remain out of reach as long as U.S. and Iranian officials continue to joust in front of the cameras and talk past each other....

 2021-02-25 18:27 

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Marie Newman Gets Facebook Apology After Platform Removes Transgender Flag Video...

"Congresswoman, this plainly should not have happened," a spokesperson for the social media company acknowledged on Thursday....

 2021-02-25 18:10 

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30 of the Most Affordable Dog Breeds...

Chihuahuas, beagles, dachshunds and greyhounds are among the most affordable dogs to own....

 2021-02-25 18:05 

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Neera Tanden's Confirmation Hopes Lie With Lisa Murkowski, Kyrsten Sinema After Grassley Says No...

Tanden, who would be the first South Asian woman to lead OMB, has been under fire over her past tweets and comments aimed at lawmakers....

 2021-02-25 18:01 

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Butter Isn't Melting at Room Temperature in Canada. Should Americans Be Worried?...

Reports of hard butter have been spreading across social media in Canada, with agriculture experts saying palm oil could be the cause....

 2021-02-25 17:55 

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Militias Tied to Capitol Riot Discussed State of the Union Attack, Acting Capitol Police Chief Says...

"They wanted to send a symbolic message to the nation as who was in charge of that legislative process," Acting Capitol Police Chief Yogananda D. Pittman said to a House subcommittee....

 2021-02-25 17:37 

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New Lawsuit Accuses Singer Peter Yarrow of Raping Underage Girl in 1969...

Documents were filed on Wednesday at Manhattan Supreme Court in a lawsuit against the folk singer of Peter, Paul and Mary fame....

 2021-02-25 17:34 

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WallStreetBets Redditors Celebrate as GameStop Shares Shoot Up...

The video game retailer's stock shot up by more than 80 percent to reach $170 in New York on Thursday as the markets opened—and r/WallStreetBets was a flurry of activity....

 2021-02-25 17:27 

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What's Leaving Hulu in March 2021? Everything on Streamer's Last-Call List...

Dozens of movies—including the entire "Austin Powers" trilogy—will leave Hulu at the end of next month....

 2021-02-25 17:22 

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What Science Says About Sex and Gender Amid Marjorie Taylor Greene and Marie Newman Dispute...

Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene has used a sign outside her office to claim there are only two genders, male and female....

 2021-02-25 17:16 

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Gwyneth Paltrow's COVID Advice Not Supported by Evidence, Health Experts Warn...

"We need to take long COVID seriously and apply serious science," said the medical director of National Health Service England....

 2021-02-25 17:13 

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Dr. Fauci Says COVID Vaccine Rollout Isn't Failing Black Community Despite Challenges, Skepticism...

The infectious diseases expert said he was concerned at the rise in disinformation around the pandemic, and that some lawmakers promote conspiracy theories around it....

 2021-02-25 17:11 

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Viral Video Shows 'Guard' Dog Named 'Lucky' Sleeping Through Staged Robbery...

The Siberian Husky didn't stir during a recent security test at a jewelry store in Thailand, and has gone viral for her slumber....

 2021-02-25 16:58 

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A Far-Right Crackdown? Merrick Garland Will Have to Avoid These Pitfalls to Win...

Joe Biden's attorney general nominee promised that investigating the extremist Capitol insurrection would be his "first priority" if confirmed....

 2021-02-25 16:57 

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Daughters of New York Nursing Home Victim Demand End to Cuomo Emergency Powers...

"He's already wiped out enough seniors," Alexa Rivera said of the New York governor's emergency powers....

 2021-02-25 16:49 

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Ron Kim Says Cuomo Need to Share Blame on Pandemic Response, 'We Can't Just Scapegoat Trump'...

"There is a number of things he could have done differently. But what he chose was to scapegoat Trump and even use him to potentially obstruct justice by not providing information to the Department of Justice," the New York assemblyman said of the...

 2021-02-25 16:48 

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Lady Gaga's Stolen Dogs May Be Worth $100,000 Each, Possibly Much More...

French bulldogs are one of the most expensive breeds because of the human involvement needed in their breeding process....

 2021-02-25 16:41 

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Joe Biden Backed on Foreign Policy, But China Seen As Weak Point: Poll...

The Pew survey found deep partisan divisions, with Republicans lacking confidence in the president on every major foreign policy issue....

 2021-02-25 16:37 

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California Driver Caught Using Lifelike Mannequin to Dodge Traffic in Carpool Lane...

An officer noticed the unusually rigid passenger traveling in a Toyota Tacoma in the carpool lane in Los Angeles on Friday....

 2021-02-25 16:35 

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Ron DeSantis Praises Florida's COVID Vaccine Plan as Others Criticize Its Confusing Rollout...

Florida is the only state without a plan stating which residents will be included in the next vaccine prioritization phase....

 2021-02-25 16:19 

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How to Get Singing Pikachu in 'Pokmon Sword and Shield'...

Use a special code found in the Pokmon newsletter and on the official social media channels to get your special Pikachu....

 2021-02-25 16:19 

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Pack of Stray Russian Dogs Maul Spotted Deer to Death...

At least 15 deer at the Losiny Ostrov preserve have reportedly been killed by stray dogs in 2021....

 2021-02-25 16:18 

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Marjorie Taylor Greene Calls For 'Trust The Science' In Anti-Trans Poster...

Greene controversially hung the sign directly opposite the office of Illinois Representative Marie Newman, who spoke in Congress this week in support of the Equality Act....

 2021-02-25 16:10 

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Marjorie Taylor Greene Endorses 'Proud Islamophobe' Laura Loomer in 2022 Midterm...

Loomer's looking to unseat Democratic Representative Lois Frankel, to whom she lost in 2020 by 20 points....

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