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U.S. pledges $350 million more aid to Ukraine as battle rages...
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A senior US defense official says hundreds of missiles have been launched from Russian positions in Ukraine as of Saturday. Caption: CNN Newsource. This, as the US announces hundreds of millions of dollars in military assistance to Ukraine. The battle is
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-02-26 22:38 UTC
Stunning Discovery Evidence Suggests U.S. Intel Baited Russia in December by Telling China Ukraine Was Coming Into NATO...
Major HatTip to [PTC on Twitter] for finding this article and quote. First, the context: Yesterday the New York Times reported on U.S. intelligence and diplomatic officials from the State Dept sharing intelligence with Chinese officials in the three month
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-02-26 22:35 UTC
CDC relaxes COVID-19 masking guidelines...
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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention unveiled on Friday relaxed COVID-19 guidelines, including for masking, a sign of the massive omicron outbreak abating and the administration's desire to back away from emergency measures.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-02-25 22:09 UTC
For most Americans, owning a home is now a distant dream...
As housing prices soar, owning a home in the U.S. "is a signifier of the upper class now," one real estate economist says.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-02-23 02:45 UTC
Former US official worried by risk of 'Havana syndrome' at W.House...
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A senior adviser to former US leader Donald Trump says he fears that if the technology to cause
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-02-18 16:31 UTC
New York to lift mask mandate for businesses and venues; mandate to remain in place for schools...
Gov. Hochul announced New York will lift its mask mandate for businesses and venues as of Thursday, while the mandate will remain in place for schools.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-02-09 21:07 UTC
IRS to end use of facial recognition to access tax accounts...
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The use of the software has been the subject of bipartisan criticism from lawmakers because of concerns about privacy as well as questions about racial bias embedded in the program.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-02-08 03:26 UTC
Furious CNN staff say it doesn't 'add up' that their beloved boss was ousted over open-secret affair...
Speculation is growing over whether Jeff Zucker was forced out at CNN over his open-secret affair not because bosses had any real issue with it, but because the scandal of it and his ongoing war with Chris Cuomo could have threatened AT&T's $43billion deal with Discovery.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-02-03 23:15 UTC
How Zayn's strained relationship with Gigi's mom is affecting their co-parenting - Newsblenda...
They have been spotted out together since their breakup and they look pretty happy technically. Zayn and Gigi didn't break up because they had issues, but
By Wisdomlaw on 2022-02-03 12:13 UTC
National Archives tells Trump of plan to give Pence records to Jan. 6 committee...
The National Archives and Records Administration intends to release records from former Vice President Mike Pence to the House committee investigating the Capitol riot.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-02-03 01:50 UTC
Jeff Zucker resigns from CNN...
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CNN Worldwide president Jeff Zucker said Wednesday that he is resigning, effective immediately.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-02-02 16:29 UTC
ABC News suspends 'The View' host Whoopi Goldberg...
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Goldberg had in fact apologized for her remarks. On Monday night, Goldberg apologized in a note posted to Twitter. And on Tuesday, Goldberg opened up "The View" offering yet another apology.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-02-02 03:47 UTC
Miami's Lure During Covid Sends Housing Prices Through The Roof...
Miami resident Maria Ruby learned last month that her rent will shoot up 65 percent in February. She cannot afford it and does not know where to go.Her plight illustrates an unexpected effect of the coronavirus pandemic: Miami is seeing some of the highes
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-01-30 02:36 UTC
New York is reinstating the controversial plain clothes police unit...
New York City Mayor Eric Adams has vowed to combat the rise in gun violence by reinstating a controversial plainclothes police unit. Past complaints included racial profiling and excessive force.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-01-29 22:33 UTC
Man Killed in Hail of Police Bullets Fired by NINE Cops on Nashville Interstate...
Twitter/WSM4Nine police officers in Tennessee opened fire on a 37-year-old man on Thursday afternoon after a confrontation on an interstate highway in Nashville. The man, who police said had been sitting on a guardrail on the busy roadway, died.The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation identified the
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-01-29 03:15 UTC
FDA curbs use of antibody drugs sidelined by omicron...
COVID-19 antibody drugs from Regeneron and Eli Lilly should no longer be used because they are unlikely to work against the omicron variant that now accounts for nearly all U. S. infections, U. S. health regulators said Monday. The Food and Drug Administr
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-01-25 00:02 UTC
Man Can't Get Heart Transplant Because He's Not Vaccinated Against COVID...
DJ Ferguson was set to receive a heart transplant, but because he has not got the COVID-19 vaccination, he is no longer eligible according to hospital policy.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-01-24 23:53 UTC
No, blood donation centers don't sort blood by COVID-19 vaccination status...
Blood donations in the U.S. are not classified by a person's vaccination status, according to the American Red Cross and America's Blood Centers.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-01-24 23:52 UTC
IRS will require facial-recognition to access online system...
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The Internal Revenue Service will require taxpayers to take selfies and verify their identities through to access online accounts starting this summer.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-01-21 17:06 UTC
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