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 2023-01-24 21:11 

US News & World Report

Missouri Lawmakers Act Fast on Citizen Access to the Ballot...

Missouri lawmakers are moving fast to put more restrictions on citizens amending the state constitution...

 2023-01-24 21:10 

The Hill

Senators bewildered by Pence classified document revelation...

Senators on both sides of the aisle were caught off guard Tuesday by the news that classified documents were found at the Indiana home of former Vice President Mike Pence, materials that were ultimately turned over to the FBI. An attorney for Pence told t...

 2023-01-24 21:09 

NPR

Journalist Victor S. Navasky has died. For years, he led The Nation....

Navasky's journalism and influence were a clarion call for the left....

 2023-01-24 21:08 

The Hill

Harris to visit California in aftermath of shootings in Monterey Park, Half Moon Bay...

Vice President Harris will travel to California on Wednesday in the wake of a pair of mass shootings there that left nearly 20 people dead combined. Harris will visit Los Angeles, where 11 people were killed and nine were wounded in a shooting on Saturday...

 2023-01-24 21:08 

VOA

Hundreds Attend Funeral for Zambian Killed Fighting for Russia in Ukraine...

Lemekani Nyirenda was recruited by Russia's mercenary Wagner Group last year while serving a nine-and-a-half year jail term for a drug offense...

 2023-01-24 21:06 

Washington Times

McConnell says GOP's spending cuts 'reasonable,' House must lead debt-ceiling talks with Biden...

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday endorsed House Republicans' demands for spending cuts in exchange for raising the nation's borrowing limit to avoid defaulting on U.S. debts....

 2023-01-24 21:05 

WTTG

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Pro Bowl 2023: Pete Davidson and Snoop Dogg to captain All-Star game's NFC, AFC teams...

Super Bowl LVII will take place the following week, on Sunday, Feb. 12....

 2023-01-24 21:05 

US News & World Report

Microsoft Misses Quarterly Revenue Estimates...

(Reuters) - Microsoft Corp narrowly missed Wall Street estimates for second-quarter revenue on Tuesday, squeezed by a slump in the personal......

 2023-01-24 21:04 

US News & World Report

Ex-West Liberty University President Now a School Consultant...

A former West Liberty University president whose contract was not renewed has been retained as a consultant...

 2023-01-24 21:04 

Barron's

Gasoline Prices Are on the Rise Again—and Stocks of Refiners Are Soaring...

U.S. prices are up an average of 35 cents a gallon so far in 2023. The rise is helping propel stocks like Valero, Phillips 66, and Marathon Petroleum....

 2023-01-24 21:03 

Washington Post

This year's Oscar nominations featured a unicorn: Genuine surprise...

Amid the expected lineup of box office hits and art house favorites, some out-of-left-field nominees proved that grass-roots support still matters....

 2023-01-24 21:03 

The Daily Caller

The War In Ukraine Is Finally Starting To Pay Off For Big Defense Contractors...

Lockheed and Raytheon make up the majority in $27 billion in Ukraine aid...

 2023-01-24 21:00 

US News & World Report

Soccer Star's Husband Fired for Giving Players Painkillers...

An outside investigation has found that the husband of U.S. women's team defender Crystal Dunn illegally distributed a controlled substance to Portland Thorns players in his role as the team's athletic trainer...

 2023-01-24 21:00 

US News & World Report

Snow Go: New York City's Winter Is Missing the White Stuff...

By Christine KiernanNEW YORK (Reuters) - Winter is well under way in New York City and the holiday celebrations are fading into the distance - but......

 2023-01-24 20:59 

The Hill

Ticketmaster takes heat from senators, witnesses over its power...

Ticketmaster defended its online market power in the digital ticketing space at a packed — and unusually unified — Senate Judiciary hearing Tuesday, after months of increased scrutiny following a chaotic sale of tickets to Taylor Swift's u...

 2023-01-24 20:57 

US News & World Report

Tornado Emergency Issued Near Houston as Storm Moves Through...

Forecasters have issued a tornado emergency for areas near Houston as a powerful storm heads toward the Gulf Coast...

 2023-01-24 20:57 

Barron's

Carvana Sales Broke State Law in Illinois, According to New Settlement...

The online car retailer agreed to surrender a $250,000 bond and to submit to special inspections....

 2023-01-24 20:56 

VOA

Key US Lawmakers Endorse Sending Tanks to Ukraine...

M1 Abrams tanks could push Germany to send Leopard tanks to aid fight...

 2023-01-24 20:56 

WTOP

Trump drops appeal, ending legal fight over New York probe...

NEW YORK (AP) — Former President Donald Trump has abandoned efforts to revive his federal lawsuit against New York Attorney......

 2023-01-24 20:56 

US News & World Report

Trump Drops Appeal, Ending Legal Fight Over New York Probe...

Former President Donald Trump has abandoned efforts to revive his federal lawsuit against New York Attorney General Letitia James...

 2023-01-24 20:56 

Barron's

Jeremy Grantham Says 'Easiest Leg' of Stock-Market Bubble Burst Is Over. Here's What's Next....

Think the bear market in U.S. stocks has been rough? The hard part may still lie ahead, according to longtime stock market investor Jeremy Grantham....

 2023-01-24 20:55 

Defense One

CEOs Downplay Anticipated Gridlock on Capitol Hill, Defense Spending Cuts...

Lockheed, Raytheon chiefs also say pandemic-era supply-chain woes are subsiding....

 2023-01-24 20:54 

US News & World Report

Walz Proposes Tax Credit Checks for 2.5M Minnesota Families...

Millions of Minnesota families would get checks totaling up to $2,600 back from the state's huge surplus under a budget plan by Gov. Tim Walz...

 2023-01-24 20:54 

Raw Story

'I will not be part of this charade': McCarthy bleeding votes to boot Democrats off committees...

The path for Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) to follow through on his promise to boot various Democratic House members off their committees was complicated on Tuesday when, according to Axios, one member of his caucus came out against the idea: Indiana Congres...

 2023-01-24 20:54 

Washington Times

Federal agent used DHS car to deliver packages for Amazon...

A federal agent was slapped with probation after admitting he used his government-issued vehicle to make deliveries for Amazon and to pick up Uber and Lyft passengers, all while on duty with the Department of Homeland Security....

 2023-01-24 20:54 

The Hill

Trump drops another lawsuit against New York attorney general...

Former President Trump on Tuesday dropped a second lawsuit against New York Attorney General Letitia James (D) that sought to block her investigations into him and his businesses. Trump's and James's attorneys indicated in a one-page filing to the...

 2023-01-24 20:53 

US News & World Report

Ireland Toasts Record Oscar Success With 14 Nominations...

DUBLIN (Reuters) - Ireland celebrated a record 14 Oscar nominations on Tuesday, scooping five of the 20 acting spots up for grabs and for the first......

 2023-01-24 20:53 

WTTG

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NASA announces plan to test nuclear rocket engine for possible Mars mission...

NASA says they are testing the rocket engine with a plan to have an in-space demonstration by 2027. This technology could help astronauts travel to and from space faster....

 2023-01-24 20:53 

WTOP

University of Wisconsin System bans TikTok use...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — University of Wisconsin System officials said Tuesday that they will ban the use of TikTok on......

 2023-01-24 20:52 

Nextgov

CISA Releases Guide to Help Safeguard K-12 Schools from Cyber Threats...

CISA's report, which was mandated by the K-12 Cybersecurity Act of 2021, outlined a variety of steps that primary and secondary schools can take to bolster their cyber defenses....

 2023-01-24 20:51 

WTOP

Suspect sought after 3 killed in convenience store shooting...

SEATTLE (AP) — Authorities closed portions of several roads Tuesday as they searched for the suspect in an apparently random......

 2023-01-24 20:51 

WTOP

DC leaders seek statehood, defend criminal code against Congressional Republicans...

Before passing a controversial crime bill, D.C.'s council members and criminal justice experts worked for 16 years to craft it. Now, it's getting pushback from Congressional Republicans, who could block it....

 2023-01-24 20:51 

Radio Free Asia

INTERVIEW: 'We have been oppressed by unfreedom for a long time in China'...

Former state TV presenter Kcriss Li vows to keep fighting digital totalitarianism and working for a free China....

 2023-01-24 20:50 

The Daily Caller

'We Are On The Brink Of A Precipice': Doomsday Clock Set Closer To Midnight...

'The risk of nuclear catastrophe is higher today than last year'...

 2023-01-24 20:48 

Cato Institute

Milton Friedman, School Choice Pioneer...

Colleen Hroncich As our new School Choice Timeline shows, calls for public funding to follow students to a variety of educational options date back centuries. However, Nobel Prizewinning economist Milton Friedman is often considered the father of the mode...

 2023-01-24 20:48 

WTOP

Lego to move from Connecticut to Boston starting in 2025...

ENFIELD, Conn. (AP) — The Lego Group announced Tuesday that it will move its North American headquarters from Enfield, Connecticut,......

 2023-01-24 20:47 

WTOP

Grains mostly higher and livestock mixed...

Wheat for Mar. gained 14.50 cents at $7.3450 a bushel; Mar. corn rose 10.75 cents at $6.77 a bushel, Mar.......

 2023-01-24 20:47 

WTOP

Large Indiana county for jury selection in slain teens trial...

A jury for the trial of an Indiana man accused of killing two teenage girls nearly six years ago will......

 2023-01-24 20:46 

WTOP

Biden meets with Democratic leaders as debt showdown looms...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden is hosting the Democratic congressional leaders Tuesday at the White House as they face......

 2023-01-24 20:45 

Washington Times

Virginia family sentenced for conspiracy to compel forced labor of Pakistani woman for 12 years...

A Virginia family was sentenced in federal court Tuesday for conspiracy to compel the forced labor of a female in-law and Pakistan national, Maira Butt....

 2023-01-24 20:45 

The Hill

Most Georgia voters support elimination of runoffs: survey...

The majority of Georgia voters want to eliminate runoff elections, according to a new survey conducted by The Atlanta Journal Constitution. The survey found that 58 percent of registered Georgia voters want to abolish runoff elections when no candidate re...

 2023-01-24 20:45 

Washington Examiner

McCaul demands answers from Blinken on classified documents at Penn Biden Center...

The Republican House Foreign Affairs Committee chairman wants answers about the classified documents found at the Penn Biden Center from Secretary of State Antony Blinken — a former managing director of the center in the nation's capital....

 2023-01-24 20:45 

Washington Examiner

Ex-Whole Foods employees lose lawsuit over Black Lives Matter masks...

A federal judge tossed out a lawsuit on Monday by a trio of former Whole Foods employees who argued they had been illegally fired for opposing a workplace ban on masks that include the phrase...

 2023-01-24 20:45 

The Daily Signal

Democrats Introduce Bill to Eliminate Federal Debt Limit...

Legislation sponsored by House Democrats would eliminate limits on government spending not by raising the debt ceiling, but by repealing it. Introduced by Rep. Bill Foster,... Read More The post Democrats Introduce Bill to Eliminate Federal Debt Limit app...

 2023-01-24 20:45 

Washington Examiner

Walmart to raise hourly minimum wage to $14 in bid to retain workforce...

Walmart revealed Tuesday its plan to raise wages for associates....

 2023-01-24 20:44 

The Daily Caller

California's Share Of Mass Shootings Remains High Despite Strict Gun Laws...

No effect on curbing mass shootings...

 2023-01-24 20:44 

WTOP

Avast! Pirates set to 'invade' Tampa in Gasparilla festival...

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Cannons boomed and pirates galore swarmed downtown Tampa on Tuesday in a prelude to this weekend's......

 2023-01-24 20:42 

Washington Times

Harmeet Dhillon warns of 'crony capitalism' at RNC, breaks with Trump on early voting...

Harmeet Dhillon said she is concerned "crony capitalism" has infected the Republican National Committee, sapping it of the energy and innovation the party needs if it wants to win elections in 2024....

 2023-01-24 20:42 

The Daily Caller

Wisconsin School District Puts Students Through A Weeklong Gender Identity Lesson Created By LGBT Activists...

'Gender snowperson'...

 2023-01-24 20:40 

Washington Examiner

Biden's top spokeswoman takes the most heat in classified documents controversy...

Since the story of President Joe Biden and his possession of classified documents from the Obama administration first broke, the most scrutinized job has been that of White House press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre....

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