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 2022-01-25 11:02 

US News & World Report

Trump Is Nowhere -- and Everywhere --- in Pennsylvania's U.S. Senate Race...

By Jarrett RenshawPHILADELPHIA (Reuters) - Former President Donald Trump is nowhere to be seen in Pennsylvania's U.S. Senate race, but he......

 2022-01-25 11:02 

Barron's

Ericsson's Profit Increases on 5G Demand Despite China Drag...

Ericsson reported strong sales of 5G equipment in North America, Europe and Latin America, despite a significant decline in China....

 2022-01-25 11:00 

The Atlantic

Protect Your Kids from Your Faulty COVID Risk Assessments...

"Kids are resilient" has been a refrain of the pandemic, used to justify all sorts of restrictions. But it's not a kid's job to be resilient....

 2022-01-25 11:00 

Washington Post

Because of Black women, the period drama 'The Gilded Age' has a Black story line done right...
 2022-01-25 11:00 

Washington Post

Ana de Armas was cut from 'Yesterday.' Fans who saw her in the trailer are suing, saying they were misled....

Had the two plaintiffs known that de Armas had been cut from the film, the lawsuit states, they would have never paid to watch it....

 2022-01-25 11:00 

Reason.com

Photo: Little Amal, World Traveler...

The Handspring Puppet Company and Good Chance Theatre sought to raise awareness of refugee rights while celebrating human migration....

 2022-01-25 11:00 

Washington Examiner

One reason why oil prices are soaring...

With crude oil prices hitting five-year highs and gas at the pump following right along, consumers are wondering what's next....

 2022-01-25 11:00 

The Hill

Democrats say change to filibuster just a matter of time...

Democratic lawmakers, aides and strategists believe it's just a matter of time before the Senate filibuster is substantially changed to limit the minority's ability to stop legislation, despite a defeat on the matter last week....

 2022-01-25 11:00 

The Hill

Five Democrats the left plans to target...

Progressives are preparing to try and clear out Democrats they say are hampering their ability to remodel the country while their party still controls Congress....

 2022-01-25 11:00 

The Hill

Legislatures move to limit governor powers after pandemic...

For two years, Washington State Republicans have chafed at Gov. Jay Inslee's (D) emergency orders meant to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, irate over government control they see as going too far....

 2022-01-25 11:00 

The Hill

Our readers swear by this affordable TV on Amazon. We tested it to see if it delivered...

BestReviews is reader-supported and may earn an affiliate commission....

 2022-01-25 11:00 

Washington Post

A Texas teen raised $30,500 at a livestock show. She donated it to the hospital that treated her cancer....

It felt like the whole community raised a hand to donate and help Maddie Barber give back to St. Jude....

 2022-01-25 11:00 

The Hill

Justice for PFAS exposure races a ticking clock...

First in a four-part series...

 2022-01-25 11:00 

Washington Post

Steve Bannon was deplatformed. An obscure media mogul kept him on the air....

'War Room' is at the center of a fledgling network monetizing what some employees saw as 'Trump propaganda.'...

 2022-01-25 11:00 

Washington Post

Planet Word founder on the power of language: 'I want people to be aware of their words'...

Ann Friedman reflects on the museum's vast reach....

 2022-01-25 10:59 

The Daily Caller

Baker Mayfield Rips Social Media, Says He's Keeping His 'Circle Tight'...

Do you agree with him?...

 2022-01-25 10:58 

VOA

Veteran Mexican Journalist Shot to Death in Tijuana...

Lourdes Maldonado Lopez third journalist killed in Mexico just this month...

 2022-01-25 10:58 

US News & World Report

Abortion Opponents Eye Priorities as High Court Ruling Looms...

Opponents of abortion rights insist their work won't end even if the Supreme Court decides to dismantle the Roe v....

 2022-01-25 10:58 

WTOP

Abortion opponents eye priorities as high court ruling looms...

In the nearly two months since a conservative majority of justices on the Supreme Court indicated openness to dramatic new restrictions on abortion, money has poured into the political fundraising arm of the anti-abortion group Susan B. Anthony List....

 2022-01-25 10:53 

WTOP

Vlhova leads last World Cup giant slalom before Olympics...

SAN VIGILIO DI MAREBBE, Italy (AP) — Petra Vlhova was fastest Tuesday in the first run of the last World......

 2022-01-25 10:53 

NPR

Anti-abortion groups are raking in fundraising as Supreme Court decision looms...

Susan B. Anthony List secured $20 million in pledged financial contributions, five times more than it has had at the outset of an election year over its 30-year history,...

 2022-01-25 10:46 

WTOP

World Bank blames Lebanon's rulers for economic meltdown...

BEIRUT (AP) — The World Bank accused Lebanon's political class of orchestrating the country's economic collapse, warning in a report......

 2022-01-25 10:45 

Washington Examiner

Will Mars make a Uyghur slave M&M?...

If you live in the United States, Mars, Inc. wants you to know that it's woke....

 2022-01-25 10:42 

WTOP

London police investigating Downing Street lockdown parties...

LONDON (AP) — London police said Tuesday they were investigating Downing Street parties during lockdown, putting further pressure on British......

 2022-01-25 10:36 

US News & World Report

Snowstorm Strands Thousands in Istanbul, Athens...

Rescue crews in Istanbul and Athens have scrambled to clear roads that came to a standstill after a massive cold front and snow storms hit much of Turkey and Greece....

 2022-01-25 10:36 

The Daily Caller

Antonio Brown Says He Wants To Play With Lamar Jackson...

Will it happen?...

 2022-01-25 10:36 

WTOP

EXPLAINER: What are US options for sanctions against Putin?...

Here's a look at some of the financial actions under consideration to punish President Vladimir Putin if Russia invades Ukraine....

 2022-01-25 10:32 

Barron's

Credit Suisse Warns Its Investment Bank Will Post Fourth-Quarter Loss...

Credit Suisse warns its investment banking division will suffer a loss in the fourth quarter due to lackluster performance at its wealth management unit....

 2022-01-25 10:31 

US News & World Report

German Business Confidence Perks up After 6-Month Decline...

A closely watched survey shows that business confidence in Germany, Europe's biggest economy, has picked up unexpectedly after a six-month slide....

 2022-01-25 10:31 

WTOP

German business confidence perks up after 6-month decline...

BERLIN (AP) — Business confidence in Germany, Europe's biggest economy, has picked up unexpectedly after a six-month slide, a closely......

 2022-01-25 10:30 

Washington Examiner

Senate Republicans preemptively blast Biden police reform order...

Senate Republicans are already taking aim at a police reform executive order that President Joe Biden is expected to sign in the coming days, warning that the order would effectively defund state and local police departments....

 2022-01-25 10:30 

Nextgov

Citizen Satisfaction With Federal Government Services Hits All-time Low...

The American Customer Satisfaction Index 2021 Federal Government Report showed citizen satisfaction in government services in a freefall over the last four years, with declines across all driving indicators of satisfaction....

 2022-01-25 10:26 

The Daily Caller

Tom Brady Appears To Hint That He's Going To Retire...

Will he play again?...

 2022-01-25 10:24 

US News & World Report

EXPLAINER: What Post-Unrest Reforms Is Kazakhstan Proposing?...

The leader of Kazakhstan has trumpeted ambitious economic reforms following the worst outburst of public unrest the country of 19 million has seen in three decades....

 2022-01-25 10:24 

WTOP

EXPLAINER: What post-unrest reforms is Kazakhstan proposing?...

MOSCOW (AP) — Kazakhstan's leader has trumpeted ambitious economic reforms following the worst unrest in the country of 19 million......

 2022-01-25 10:23 

US News & World Report

London Police Investigating Downing Street Lockdown Parties...

London police say they are now investigating Downing Street parties during lockdown....

 2022-01-25 10:21 

Washington Times

London police investigating Downing Street lockdown parties...

LONDON (AP) — London police said Tuesday they were investigating Downing Street lockdown parties in 2020 to determine if U.K. government officials violated coronavirus restrictions, putting further pressure on Prime Minister Boris Johnson. The Metro...

 2022-01-25 10:18 

US News & World Report

Kremlin Says Watching U.S. Actions Over Ukraine With Great Concern...

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia said on Tuesday it was watching with great concern after the United States put 8,500 troops on alert to be ready to......

 2022-01-25 10:18 

Barron's

Dow and Nasdaq Fall as Volatility Continues, Bitcoin Claws Back Losses—and What Else Is Happening in the Stock Market Today...

Wall Street's so-called 'fear gauge,' the VIX, remains elevated. All eyes are on earnings from Microsoft and others in the day ahead....

 2022-01-25 10:17 

WTOP

London police say they are now investigating Downing Street parties during lockdown...

LONDON (AP) — London police say they are now investigating Downing Street parties during lockdown....

 2022-01-25 10:15 

Washington Examiner

UK easing while New Zealand on red alert: World splits on COVID-19...

A recent cluster of new COVID-19 cases in New Zealand means that many are set to face renewed restrictions, while residents of the United Kingdom, where the omicron variant is far worse, will see restrictions rolled back later this week....

 2022-01-25 10:10 

NPR

They didn't get the Newbery or Caldecott but these kids' authors won big this year...

The American Library Association handed out nearly two dozen awards for kids' books this week. We look at some of the winners....

 2022-01-25 10:10 

NPR

Prosecutors in multiple states are investigating false Electoral College submissions...

Legal experts say the illegitimate submissions should motivate Congress to update the Electoral Count Act and...

 2022-01-25 10:10 

NPR

A drug that helps immunocompromised people fight COVID is in short supply...

Antibody-based drug Evusheld protects immune-suppressed people against COVID-19 for up to six months. The drug is hard to get, and some hospitals are selecting patients by lottery....

 2022-01-25 10:10 

NPR

Soldiers in Burkina Faso say a military junta now controls the country...

In the latest setback for democracy in Africa, a military coup has removed the democratically elected president of Burkina Faso. There have been recent coups in the region: Mali, Guinea and Chad....

 2022-01-25 10:10 

NPR

The Los Angeles Unified School District has a new superintendent...

NPR's A Martinez speaks to Superintendent Alberto Carvalho about the challenges facing schools amid the omicron surge. Carvalho talks about his goals for the nation's second largest school district....

 2022-01-25 10:10 

NPR

Will baseball feel the same if the umpire calling balls and strikes is a robot?...

NPR's A Martinez talks to Rick White, president of pro baseball's Atlantic League, about how the league has experimented with the game....

 2022-01-25 10:10 

NPR

Uncertainty in the financial markets centers on inflation...

The pandemic was marked by a surge in all kinds of investments — from stocks to Bitcoin. Now surging inflation is leading to steep falls across the markets....

 2022-01-25 10:10 

NPR

Russia's brinkmanship over Ukraine appears to have gotten out of control...

NPR's Steve Inskeep talks to Nina Khrushcheva, professor at The New School in New York, about what Russian President Putin could gain, and what Russia stands to lose in a standoff over Ukraine....

 2022-01-25 10:10 

NPR

A 2nd trial is underway in Minnesota, addressing the murder of George Floyd...

The federal civil rights trial of three former Minneapolis police officers is underway. They are accused of failing to intervene as fellow Officer Derek Chauvin killed George Floyd in 2020....

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