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 2021-04-14 21:55 

Washington Times

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: 'Colorblindness' won't come from hatred...

The negative impact of current journalism is unmistakable with the coverage of the Derek Chauvin/George Floyd affair. An absurd act of macabre and senseless violence committed by a demented individual against a frequent lawbreaker catapulted these nincomp...

 2021-04-14 21:55 

Washington Times

EDITORIAL: Biden seeks a synchronized surrender of global competition...

Misery loves company, and so does mediocrity. President Biden is on the scout for other nations willing to share some of the tax pain he plans to inflict upon the American economy. Believing the hoary progressive myth that government can tax its way to pr...

 2021-04-14 21:55 

Washington Times

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: 'Packing the court' unconstitutional...

Other than the leftists and their army, President Biden does not have support for his court-packing scheme. Furthermore, he does not have authority to do it. For the constitutionally challenged, which apparently includes Mr. Biden and his comrades, there ...

 2021-04-14 21:54 

Federal News Network

Prez delivers with bat to finish big series, KC tops Angels...

Salvador Prez homered and doubled to cap off an impressive series, leading Brad Keller and the Kansas City Royals over the Los Angeles Angels 6-1......

 2021-04-14 21:54 

The Daily Caller

Wednesday Evening Dispatch: Biden Rolls Back Trump-Era Pro-Life Rule...
 2021-04-14 21:54 

Washington Times

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR: Remembering Robinson...

Today marks the 74th anniversary of Jackie Robinson playing his first Major League Baseball game for the Brooklyn Dodgers. It was a milestone for integrating the sport. It was a time when working- and middle-class men and women of all ages, classes, races...

 2021-04-14 21:53 

US News & World Report

Biden to Name Asian American-Pacific Islander Liaison...

President Joe Biden will name Erika Moritsugu, a Capitol Hill veteran and vice president of a women's rights advocacy group, as his liaison to the Asian American and Pacific Islander community, according to two sources familiar with the decision....

 2021-04-14 21:53 

Federal News Network

Biden to name Asian American-Pacific Islander liaison...

President Joe Biden will name Erika Moritsugu, a Capitol Hill veteran and vice president of a women's rights advocacy group, as his liaison to the Asian American and Pacific Islander community......

 2021-04-14 21:52 

US News & World Report

Ex-Weyerhaeuser Manager Gets Prison for Fraud Scheme...

An ex-finance manager from Weyerhaeuser who stole over $4.5 million from the timber business has been sentenced to nearly five years in prison....

 2021-04-14 21:50 

US News & World Report

Offers of Cash, Free Passes to WVa Gets Big Response...

A recruitment program for remote workers to come to West Virginia has received 2,000 applications in the first two days....

 2021-04-14 21:48 

US News & World Report

Missouri Lawmakers Move to Make Daylight Saving Permanent...

The Missouri House has advanced a bill that would make daylight saving time permanent....

 2021-04-14 21:48 

US News & World Report

Georgia Deputy Charged After Inquiry Faults Use of Force...

Authorities say a sheriff's deputy in middle Georgia has been criminally charged after an inquiry faulted him in a use-of-force case....

 2021-04-14 21:48 

Federal News Network

Statue of Native American leader step closer to U.S. Capitol...

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has signed a measure that starts the process of honoring the late Billy Frank Jr. with a statue at the U.S....

 2021-04-14 21:48 

Federal News Network

Kansas City 6, L.A. Angels 1...

E_Bemboom 2 (2), Rowen (1), Merrifield (1). LOB_Los Angeles 9, Kansas City 8. 2B_Walsh (1), Trout (4), Rojas (1), Benintendi (1), Perez (3). HR_Perez (3), C.Santana (2). SB_Taylor (1), Dyson (1)....

 2021-04-14 21:47 

US News & World Report

Mississippi Ends License Requirements for Some Beauty Jobs...

Mississippi no longer requires professional licenses for beauty service providers who offer low-risk services....

 2021-04-14 21:47 

VOA

South African Telecom App Helps Gender-BasedViolence Survivors...

Jeanine, 53, a South African woman who did not want to use her family name for this interview, was in an abusive relationship for two years. It got worse when her boyfriend lost work because of the coronavirus pandemic and took his frustrations out on her...

 2021-04-14 21:46 

Washington Post

Kim Godwin will be president of ABC News, the first Black woman to run a broadcast television network...

Godwin has spent the past 14 years at CBS News. She replaces James Goldston at ABC News....

 2021-04-14 21:46 

Federal News Network

Kansas City 6, L.A. Angels 1...

E_Bemboom 2 (2), Rowen (1), Merrifield (1). LOB_Los Angeles 9, Kansas City 8. 2B_Walsh (1), Trout (4), Rojas (1), Benintendi (1), Perez (3). HR_Perez (3), off Canning; C.Santana (2), off Watson....

 2021-04-14 21:45 

Federal News Network

J&J vaccine to remain in limbo while officials seek evidence...

U.S. health officials are weighing next steps as they investigate a handful of unusual blood clots in people who received Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine......

 2021-04-14 21:44 

WorldNetDaily

Congress gave 'stand down' order to Capitol police facing Jan. 6 riot!...

Key officials at the U.S. Capitol were warned in advance that the Jan. 6 protest there could deteriorate, through violence, to "a significantly dangerous situation for law enforcement and the general public alike." But in instructions to the Capit...

 2021-04-14 21:44 

Washington Examiner

Senate advances measure to curb anti-Asian American hate crimes...
 2021-04-14 21:42 

Washington Examiner

Officer fired for trying to stop colleague's chokehold wins pension lawsuit...

A Buffalo, New York, officer who was terminated in 2008 after trying to stop a fellow policeman from putting a black man in a chokehold won access to her pension Tuesday after a yearslong fight....

 2021-04-14 21:42 

The Hill

Poll: Majority say higher income Americans should pay more in taxes...

A majority of voters believe higher-earning Americans should pay more in taxes, a new Hill-HarrisX poll finds....

 2021-04-14 21:41 

The Daily Caller

McDonald's To Implement Anti-Discrimination Training At All Restaurants After Lawsuits...

'There are no short cuts to ensuring that people feel safe'...

 2021-04-14 21:41 

The Hill

Biden to tap Erika Moritsugu as new AAPI liaison...

President Biden plans to name Erika Moritsugu to a new senior level Asian American and Pacific Islander liaison position in the White House, two people familiar with the choice confirmed....

 2021-04-14 21:41 

Washington Times

Nashville mayor: Oracle to bring 8500 jobs, $1.2B investment...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Oracle Corporation plans to bring 8,500 jobs and a $1.2 billion investment to fast-growing Nashville, a deal Mayor John Cooper's office announced Wednesday as unprecedented in the history of Tennessee economic development proje...

 2021-04-14 21:40 

Washington Examiner

Johnson & Johnson vaccine pause extended as CDC committee adjourns without decision...

The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices adjourned its meeting on Wednesday without making any recommendation on the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. In effect, that means that the vaccine pause put in place on Tuesday will continue....

 2021-04-14 21:39 

Washington Examiner

Ireland to investigate Facebook following massive data leak...

Ireland's data protection agency on Wednesday launched an investigation into Facebook after the personal data of 533 million Facebook users was leaked online earlier this month....

 2021-04-14 21:38 

Washington Times

House to review Capitol artifacts for offensive depictions...

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - An Illinois House of Representatives task force will judge Capitol artifacts against the values and morals of the state, the House speaker said Monday in an accounting that began with last summer's removal of a Stephen A. Doug...

 2021-04-14 21:37 

The Hill

On The Money: Senate confirms Gensler to lead SEC | Senate GOP to face off over earmarks next week | Top Republican on House tax panel to retire...

Happy Wednesday and welcome back to On The Money, where we're glad to see other esteemed organizations...

 2021-04-14 21:37 

Federal News Network

Admin who didn't report OSU doc's misconduct cedes license...

A former Ohio State student health director has surrendered his medical license after being accused of failing to report complaints in the mid-1990s about sexual misconduct by university doctor......

 2021-04-14 21:33 

Washington Post

Shots reportedly fired at police officers in Gaithersburg, Md....

No injuries were reported, and police are looking for a shooter....

 2021-04-14 21:32 

Nextgov

Pentagon Not Compromised by SolarWinds, Microsoft Exchange Hacks, Official Says...

The official urged continued patching of on-premises Microsoft Exchange servers....

 2021-04-14 21:31 

The Hill

Johnson & Johnson vaccine pause to continue as CDC postpones decision...

An independent advisory group to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Wednesday postponed making a recommendation about the continued use of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine....

 2021-04-14 21:31 

Washington Times

New Mexico school district wants 20,000 youth vaccinated...

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - Albuquerque Public Schools says 50 students have received shots as part of a pilot program to promote vaccines for teenagers. State residents aged 16 and up became eligible for the vaccine last week. The school district plans to driv...

 2021-04-14 21:31 

Washington Times

Lawsuit describes night of fear for Wall of Moms protester...

SALEM, Ore. (AP) - A lawyer who formed part of a "Wall of Moms" confronting militarized U.S. agents is suing federal authorities, claiming excessive force was used against her and she was arrested without probable cause. In the lawsuit filed in fe...

 2021-04-14 21:31 

Federal News Network

Lawsuit describes night of fear for Wall of Moms protester...

A lawyer who formed part of a "Wall of Moms" confronting militarized federal agents is suing federal authorities, claiming excessive force was used against her and she was arrested without probable......

 2021-04-14 21:30 

Federal News Network

Harris planning first trip abroad to Mexico, Guatemala...

Vice President Kamala Harris is planning a trip to Mexico and Guatemala in her role leading the White House's diplomatic efforts to tackle the migration challenge at the U.S....

 2021-04-14 21:30 

The Hill

The appropriation of yoga — and how South Asian women are fighting back...

For years the YouTube algorithm has favored White yoga instructors, and South Asians are working to have their voices heard....

 2021-04-14 21:30 

The Hill

It's time to give our kids the education they deserve...

The pandemic has shone a harsh spotlight on the antiquated school schedule....

 2021-04-14 21:30 

Washington Post

Biden selects Erika Moritsugu as Asian American outreach director...

The president has been criticized by AAPI groups for the lack of Asian American representation in his Cabinet....

 2021-04-14 21:29 

Washington Post

Armed 'quick reaction force' was waiting for order to storm Capitol, Justice Dept. says...

According to prosecutors, weapons were stashed in an Arlington hotel....

 2021-04-14 21:28 

Washington Times

Admin who didn't report OSU doc's misconduct cedes license...

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - A former Ohio State University student health director has surrendered his medical license after being accused of failing to report several complaints in the mid-1990s about sexual misconduct by Richard Strauss, the university doctor...

 2021-04-14 21:26 

Washington Times

Mississippi ends license requirements for some beauty jobs...

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Mississippi no longer requires professional licenses for people who offer low-risk beauty services, a change that will save residents thousands of dollars and hours of time spent on training. House Bill 1312 was signed by Gov. Tate R...

 2021-04-14 21:25 

Washington Times

US health advisers seek more data on rare clots before deciding next steps on Johnson & Johnson COVI...

WASHINGTON (AP) - US health advisers seek more data on rare clots before deciding next steps on Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine....

 2021-04-14 21:25 

Washington Examiner

New York Times singles out CEOs who didn't sign anti-voting laws statement published in the New York Times...

The New York Times is naming names again....

 2021-04-14 21:25 

NPR

'Quo Vadis, Aida?' Asks: Where Does A Society Go After War Ends?...

Jasmila Zbanic's Oscar-nominated film dramatizes the genocide of more than 8,000 Bosnian Muslim men and boys in Srebrenica in 1995. Aida is a former teacher working as a translator for U.N. forces....

 2021-04-14 21:24 

Washington Times

Steve Scalise says GOP would 'take action' against Matt Gaetz if DOJ charges Florida congressman...

House Minority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana said Wednesday that Republican leadership would "take action" against Rep. Matt Gaetz of Florida if the U.S. Department of Justice formally does first. Mr. Scalise, the second-ranking Republican in th...

 2021-04-14 21:24 

Washington Times

Grandson sentenced to life after murdering grandmother...

WARNER ROBINS, Ga. (AP) - A 33-year-old Georgia man was sentenced to life in prison Wednesday after being convicted of murdering his grandmother. A jury last week convicted Jared Randall Carter after prosecutors presented evidence that he struck Valeria J...

 2021-04-14 21:24 

The Daily Caller

Public School Teacher Who Had A Secret Double Life Killed In Shootout With Drug Cartel Members...

'They went there to do what was done except they did not think it was going to backfire on them'...

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