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 2022-11-26 18:11 

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U.S. eases oil sanctions on Venezuela as talks resume between Maduro, opposition...

The Biden administration eased oil sanctions on Venezuela Saturday after the government of Nicols Maduro agreed to resume long-stalled talks with the country's democratic opposition....

 2022-11-26 00:21 

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Biden calls for assault weapons ban as support for stricter gun laws decreases...

"The idea we still allow semi-automatic weapons to be purchased is sick. Just sick," Biden said on Thanksgiving Day, according to the Associated Press....

 2022-11-25 11:00 

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NC election winners get a Capitol crash course, with some surprises along the way...

North Carolina promoted five state senators to the U.S. House. They spent last week learning the ins and outs of Washington....

 2022-11-23 13:54 

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'It's open season': Florida guards were filmed beating pinned inmate. None will face trial...

When a cluster of Florida prison guards took turns beating a prisoner at Lake Correctional Institution near Orlando, it was not unprecedented. Prisoners say beatings by Florida prison staff are common, though usually they occur in secret, outside the rang...

 2022-11-22 20:56 

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Kevin Siers: Thanks for nothing...

Opinion and satire from the Observer's Pulitzer Prize winning cartoonist...

 2022-11-22 20:47 

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John Duarte remains slightly ahead of Adam Gray in close California congressional election...

It could take a while longer before a winner emerges. in this race to represent Merced County and portions of Modesto and Turlock....

 2022-11-22 03:05 

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David Valadao, Republican who voted to impeach Donald Trump, wins close California race...

He is one of two Republicans who will return to the House after voting to impeach Donald Trump....

 2022-11-22 00:56 

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Democrat Salas closes in on Republican Valadao in California congressional district...

The race has long been considered a toss-up....

 2022-11-21 19:45 

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Kevin Siers: Club Q shooting...

Views from the Observer's Pulitzer Prize winning cartoonist...

 2022-11-21 19:18 

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Biden pardons turkeys 'Chocolate and Chip' before they retire to NC State's campus...

President Joe Biden pardoned two large turkeys from North Carolina outside the White House, marking the 75th anniversary of an event created to remind Americans to give thanks....

 2022-11-20 15:13 

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Miami company's vitamins recalled from Dollar Tree, other stores for lacking nutrients...

The amount of vitamins on the label isn't the amount in the bottle...

 2022-11-19 20:22 

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Jimmy Fallon pokes fun at this ground beef recall. But the USDA is serious...

You know a recall has made the big time when Jimmy Fallon, host of NBC's "The Tonight Show," cracks a joke at its expense....

 2022-11-19 16:41 

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More mushrooms linked to listeria contamination are recalled nationwide...

Green Day Produce has recalled packages of its enoki mushrooms that were sold nationwide in September and October because they could be contaminated with listeria....

 2022-11-18 21:03 

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Biden asks Congress for more flood recovery money for Eastern Kentucky...

The White House has placed $100 million in its congressional request. The funding is designed to help Eastern Kentucky agriculture recover from devastating flooding....

 2022-11-18 19:38 

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Veteran prosecutor Jack Smith tapped to oversee feds' Trump investigations...

Attorney General Merrick Garland appointed a special counsel to oversee two ongoing criminal probes into Donald Trump after the former president announced a third run for the White House earlier this week....

 2022-11-18 15:19 

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Over $1.4 million in Florida taxpayer dollars still unaccounted for in migrant flight program...

Gov. Ron DeSantis' administration has so far paid more than $1.5 million to a politically connected contractor for a program to fly migrants from Texas to northeastern states — but the private jets chartered by the contractor cost only a fractio...

 2022-11-18 02:36 

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Who is leading the toss-up congressional election between David Valadao and Rudy Salas?...

It's still too early to tell who will win. Valadao continues to lead the tight race that still has not been called....

 2022-11-18 02:13 

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The Gray-Duarte congressional race is a toss-up. Who is ahead in the California district?...

Gray was ahead on election night. Then Duarte took the lead for almost a week. Then Gray took it back. Then Duarte did....

 2022-11-17 20:05 

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Kevin Siers: Squeaker of the House...

Opinion and satire from the Observer's Pulitzer Prize winning cartoonist...

 2022-11-17 17:30 

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Nancy Pelosi steps down, leaving a powerful — and polarizing — legacy...

Is she the most powerful politician of this century?...

 2022-11-17 15:25 

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After another missed majority, McConnell stares into more conflict with Trump, conservatives...

As recriminations flew fast and fierce over the GOP's missed chance at a Senate majority, McConnell found himself in the middle of the dart board. He survived a Senate leadership challenge, but what does it all mean for his political future?...

 2022-11-17 15:25 

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After another missed majority, McConnell stares into more conflict with Trump, conservatives...

As recriminations flew fast and fierce over the GOP's missed chance at a Senate majority, McConnell found himself in the middle of the dart board. He survived a Senate leadership challenge, but what does it all mean for his political future?...

 2022-11-17 14:37 

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DeSantis' congressional map helped Republicans to U.S. House majority, but how much?...

National Republicans' goal of regaining full control of Congress in a sweeping red wave didn't materialize on Election Day....

 2022-11-17 00:17 

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Cawthorn a no-show for latest votes. What's next for NC's embattled congressman?...

Rep. Madison Cawthorn showed up this week for votes he couldn't participate in, but not for the ones that mattered....

 2022-11-16 21:38 

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Kevin Siers: The show must go on . . . and on...

Opinion and satire from the Observer's Pulitzer Prize winning cartoonist...

 2022-11-16 20:44 

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Patty Murray poised to be third in line for succession to presidency with nomination...

Sen. Murray also is expected to chair the powerful Senate Appropriations Committee, which makes crucial federal spending decisions....

 2022-11-16 20:11 

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The Bidens will hold a Friendsgiving with military families at Cherry Point in NC...

President Joe Biden and First Lady Jill Biden will have a Friendsgiving dinner with military families at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point....

 2022-11-16 18:24 

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Mitch McConnell quashes Rick Scott in Senate GOP leadership challenge...

Scott called for new leadership behind a bold conservative agenda but McConnell had loyalty from old-guard Republicans....

 2022-11-16 16:44 

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A bounce house gets a 'stop use' warning after a 4-year-old's strangulation death...

"4-year old boy was found with the hoop of the bounce house around his neck."...

 2022-11-16 03:21 

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Congressman Josh Harder wins California midterm in key clinch for House Democrats...

The Turlock native has been in Congress since 2019. He defeated San Joaquin County supervisor Tom Patti...

 2022-11-16 02:23 

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Long-time Fresno congressman wins California midterm election, a success for Democrats...

The congressman first took political office 44 years ago....

 2022-11-16 01:53 

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Trump files paperwork to run for president just before Mar-a-Lago speech...

Former President Donald Trump on Tuesday filed paperwork with the Federal Election Commission declaring himself a candidate for president in 2024, two years after losing reelection and amid growing signs that his popularity within the Republican Party has...

 2022-11-15 22:14 

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Senate prepares to protect same-sex and interracial marriages, with help from Tillis...

Sen. Thom Tillis made clear in July he would vote to support the Respect for Marriage Act. This week he proposed an amendment to protect religious institutions in the process....

 2022-11-15 20:34 

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Kevin Siers: Reprise, Redux, Regret...

Opinion and satire from the Observer's Pulitzer Prize winning cartoonist...

 2022-11-15 20:13 

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In largely symbolic vote, Republicans pick California's Kevin McCarthy to be Speaker...

Republicans are projected to win a majority of House seats by a slim margin, but there is internal competition for House Speaker....

 2022-11-15 18:37 

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DeSantis aides celebrated success luring migrants onto flights. Then the law stepped in...

Weeks before the state signed a contract with a Destin-based aviation company to ship migrants from San Antonio to Democratic-leaning states at Florida taxpayer expense, executives with the politically connected firm were already in Texas with Florida off...

 2022-11-15 17:00 

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Biden saves North Carolina turkeys from being your Thanksgiving dinner...

The White House announced Tuesday that this year's turkeys to be pardoned by President Joe Biden were raised near Monroe....

 2022-11-15 15:16 

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Trump confronts changed GOP ahead of anticipated presidential announcement...

Donald Trump has traded a Manhattan skyscraper for a Florida resort, golden escalators for palm trees, and an overlooked midday roll-out for a closely watched prime-time spectacle....

 2022-11-15 03:40 

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Adam Gray pulls ahead of John Duarte in toss-up California congressional race...

It will take days, or weeks, to know who won race between Adam Gray and John Duarte in 13th District....

 2022-11-15 00:20 

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Florida fund for injured kids wrongly stuck Medicaid with tab. Now it's repaying $51 million...

Administrators of Florida's long-troubled compensation fund for infants born with catastrophic brain injuries have resolved one of the program's thorniest and longest-standing disputes: the claim that they avoided hundreds of millions in healthcar...

 2022-11-14 19:08 

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Fauci is leaving, but says: 'COVID's not done with us, and I'm not done with COVID'...

In an interview with McClatchy, Dr. Anthony Fauci reflects on the nation's response to the coronavirus pandemic and the future of COVID-19 variants and vaccines....

 2022-11-14 16:07 

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Toddlers getting cut or bruised caused almost 150,000 strollers to be recalled...

Strollers should safely ferry children about, not present a danger to them bouncing off the ground. That's why Mockingbird recalled about 149,000 Single-to-Double Strollers....

 2022-11-12 20:09 

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These two California Central Valley races could tip US House control. How tight are they?...

Both congressional races were considered toss-ups....

 2022-11-12 12:21 

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Lopez Obrador is threatening Mexico's democracy. It's time for Biden to break his silence | Opinion...

President Biden is too worried about antagonizing Lopez Obrador at a time he needs the Mexican president's help, Andres Oppenheimer says....

 2022-11-11 02:54 

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Once political rivals, Tillis and Cunningham formed unlikely bond. Here's what we learned...

It turns out that Republican Sen. Thom Tillis and his 2020 opponent Cal Cunningham have been been pals all along....

 2022-11-11 00:33 

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Out in the open: Trump goes after Florida governor as support for DeSantis 2024 builds...

Former President Donald Trump blasted Gov. Ron DeSantis on Thursday, issuing a lengthy statement that called the Florida GOP leader an "average Republican governor with great public relations" and accused him of "playing games" over a pote...

 2022-11-10 23:00 

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California's Central Valley could determine US House control. Election results so far...

It could take weeks to get the final counts in these congressional district races. Republicans have won or lead in 4 of the 6 races....

 2022-11-10 22:08 

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DeSantis' landslide catapults him into spotlight as GOP's Trump alternative...

Gov. Ron DeSantis' decisive victory and Republicans' lackluster performance elsewhere in the country have become fodder for conservatives, who are increasingly casting doubt over former President Donald Trump's influence over the party and won...

 2022-11-10 18:37 

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Why some Trump-backed Republicans won in NC and others didn't: Experts explain...

Ted Budd's so-called "sleepy" campaign may have had its advantages over firebrands Bo Hines and Sandy Smith's highly visible ones....

 2022-11-10 16:10 

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Is your generator among the 325,000 recalled after fingers were amputated or crushed?...

Generators should help power your home after a hurricane, not cause you to lose use of — or just lose — a finger. That's why Generac recalled about 325,735 portable generators....

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