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Biden Vows Enough Vaccine ‘for Every Adult American’ New! 2021-03-02 23:54:43The pharmaceutical giant Merck & Co. agreed to help manufacture Johnson & Johnson’s coronavirus vaccine, in a deal partly brokered by th

Domestic Terrorism Threat Is ‘Metastasizing’ in U.S., F.B.I. New! 2021-03-02 22:09:37Christopher A. Wray condemned the Capitol riot and told the Senate Judiciary Committee that agents had opened 2,000 domestic terrorism inquiries in re

Biden Administration Announces Sanctions on Russia in Navalny New! 2021-03-02 21:01:43The action came as the administration declassified an intelligence finding that the F.S.B., one of Russia’s leading intelligence agencies, was r

With Demise of Wage Increase, Biden and Democrats New! 2021-03-02 21:00:37President Biden and top Democrats are working to ensure that frustration over the exclusion of the minimum wage increase in the stimulus plan does not

Biden Gains Two Key Economic Advisers New! 2021-03-02 20:57:57The Senate confirmed Gina Raimondo as President Biden’s commerce secretary and Cecilia Rouse as the head of the Council of Economic Advisers.

Gina Raimondo Confirmed as Commerce Secretary New! 2021-03-02 20:55:55Ms. Raimondo is expected to leverage her private and public sector experience to oversee a sprawling bureaucracy that is charged with both promoting a

Senate confirms Cecilia Rouse as the first Black New! 2021-03-02 20:45:46Ms. Rouse’s academic research has focused on education, discrimination and the forces that hold some people back in the American economy.

Biden Drops Tanden Nomination Amid Bipartisan Opposition New! 2021-03-02 20:43:09The White House had insisted that it would stand by Neera Tanden as President Biden’s top budget official, but it became clear that she did not

Mississippi Republican Investigated for Using Campaign Funds on New! 2021-03-02 20:05:48The Board of the Office of Congressional Ethics said there was “substantial reason to believe that Rep. Palazzo converted funds to personal use

U.S. Accuses Russian Intelligence of Poisoning Navalny New! 2021-03-02 20:02:11

Mississippi Congressman Faces Allegations of Misusing Campaign Funds New! 2021-03-02 19:47:59The House Ethics Committee is investigating Representative Steven M. Palazzo after a preliminary inquiry found he engaged in a “concerning patte

Biden’s cabinet picks are being confirmed at a New! 2021-03-02 18:59:54

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Cuomo denies sexual harassment, but admits 'unwanted flirtation' 2021-02-28 19:50:23New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo faces the most serious challenge of his decade in office following claims he sexually harassed two women who worked for him

At CPAC, Trump attacks GOP leadership and calls 2021-02-28 19:30:35If the 2024 primary were held today, a CPAC straw poll showed that just 55% said they would vote for Donald Trump, followed by Florida Gov. Ron DeSant

Biden’s big COVID-19 aid package: What’s in the 2021-02-26 17:30:00The U.S. coronavirus relief bill is massive and moving through Congress on party-line votes. Stimulus payments and public health are just the start.

A new stage in the pandemic: Cautious optimism 2021-02-25 17:44:00COVID-19 spikes have been followed by plummets only to spike again. But the current decline could be a light at the end of the tunnel.

Urban transit took a pandemic wallop. Can it 2021-02-25 17:13:26After a harrowing plunge in revenue and ridership at transit systems, an urban revival requires new investment – not just an end to the pandemic

Voters look at both major parties and ask, 2021-02-24 17:10:05In many states voters are fleeing the Democratic and Republican parties, both of which are straining to hold together disparate factions.

From savior to bully: Is Cuomo’s hardball style 2021-02-24 16:35:00Do the controversies surrounding New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signal a changing landscape in the old-fashioned politics of intimidation and humiliation?

Why did Capitol security fail on Jan. 6? 2021-02-24 14:42:20Top security officials engaged in finger-pointing at the first congressional hearing on the U.S. Capitol attack. But at least senators agreed on who c

Trump's tax records to be released. Prosecutors look 2021-02-23 12:36:59The Supreme Court Monday denied former President Donald Trump’s efforts to shield his tax records from Manhattan’s district attorney. Pros

Biden’s high-wire act: Big goals and a fast-closing 2021-02-22 15:41:50The new president’s bipartisan instincts may be overridden by the need to improve Americans’ lives quickly and tangibly.

Garland pledges 'equal justice' and independence from politics 2021-02-22 11:44:16Merrick Garland’s confirmation process for U.S. attorney general is underway. Mr. Garland has said he will focus on civil rights, confront extre

Shoring up the grid: What El Paso can 2021-02-19 17:39:39Texas power outages are stirring calls for more resilient grids. The need is amplified by climate change and increasingly electrified lifestyles.

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Klaus Schwab 2021-02-27 18:12:22Klaus Schwab, the chairman of the World Economic Forum based in Davos, has acquired an international reputation by making the Great Reset a major work

Anniversary of Russia's Illegal Invasion of Ukraine, by 2021-02-27 18:12:22Seven years ago today, Russia violated international law, the norms by which modern countries engage one another, and the sovereignty and territorial

Accountability for the Murder of Jamal Khashoggi, by 2021-02-27 18:12:22In October 2018, the world was horrified by the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a lawful permanent resident of the United States, in the Saudi A

President Biden's first military operation 2021-02-27 18:12:22On 25 February 2121, President Joe Biden personally authorized the first military operation under his watch. U.S. military forces have conducted an ai

Democratic Party wants to stamp out opposition from 2021-02-27 18:12:22President Biden's Democratic Party is currently putting very strong pressure on video-cable operators to stop distributing certain U.S. television ch

Honoring Anticorruption Champions, by Antony Blinken 2021-02-27 18:12:22Around the world, corruption threatens security and stability, hinders economic growth, undermines democracy and human rights, destroys trust in publi

Biden and the exploitation of the Chinese workforce, 2021-02-27 18:12:22The Biden administration is driven by a fanatical ideology borrowed from small groups of left-wing believers. It is supported by two powerful lobbies:

Ties between FETÖ and PKK 2021-02-27 18:12:22Turkey's National Intelligence Organisation (MİT) arrested two members of Fetullah Gülen's terrorist organization (FETÖ) in Uzbekista

War in Libya 2021-02-27 18:12:22According to a confidential report from the United Nations Secretariat, Marshal Haftar (Cyrenaica) hired Erik Prince (founder of Blackwater and brothe

Israel's nuclear research back on track 2021-02-27 18:12:22According to the International Panel on Fissile Materials, Israel is in the process of building new facilities (approximately 140 by 50 meters) at its

G7 Leaders' statement 2021-02-20 09:12:25We, the leaders of the Group of Seven, met today and resolved to work together to beat COVID-19 and build back better. Drawing on our strengths and va

Catholic Church divided over Biden 2021-02-20 09:12:25The U.S. Catholic Church is still trying to figure out how it should position itself in the face of President Biden's initiatives. It is not so much

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'Daily Show' Taunts Cuomo Brothers With Embarrassingly Awkward New! 2021-03-02 22:21:58The CNN host says he can't cover his brother's growing scandal -- despite having him on his show multiple times last year.

White House Withdraws Neera Tanden As Budget Director New! 2021-03-02 18:55:21President Joe Biden’s pick to lead the Office of Management and Budget was in danger of not being confirmed by the Senate.

Arizona Bill Offers Major Challenge To Big Tech's New! 2021-03-02 18:47:07The GOP-sponsored bill has spurred opposition from an unusual political alignment -- Democrats, big tech and conservative groups.

Brianna Keilar Goes Off On Kayleigh McEnany For New! 2021-03-02 18:22:13“When the grenade that you’ve been helping build for months finally explodes in your face, that is just inevitable,” the CNN host sa

Activists Say Joe Biden Could Still Deliver Justice New! 2021-03-02 17:43:25HuffPost obtained a letter from key advocacy groups outlining additional steps against Saudi Crown Prince Muhammed bin Salman and lawmakers are rollin

Biden Says U.S. Will Have Enough Vaccine Supply New! 2021-03-02 17:38:54The president, who previously expected the U.S. to have enough coronavirus vaccines for all adults by the end of July, urged people to continue to wea

Georgia House Approves New Restrictions As GOP War New! 2021-03-02 17:05:27Since Trump’s loss, Republicans "have made opposing voting rights the central tenet of their party,” one lawyer said.

Senate Confirms Biden's Commerce Secretary Pick, R.I. Gov New! 2021-03-02 16:11:50Republicans were concerned Raimondo wouldn't be forceful enough on the Chinese government and their espionage efforts.

Anti-Asian Hate Crimes Rose 150% In Major U.S. New! 2021-03-02 16:07:21Racist, nativist and xenophobic sentiments surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic are leading to attacks on Asian Americans.

Moderate Democrats Gripe About COVID-19 Relief Benefits New! 2021-03-02 15:47:34Centrist Democratic senators want stricter limits on checks, smaller jobless aid, and to reallocate some state and local funding toward health care pr

FBI Director Christopher Wray Shoots Down Conspiracy Theory 2021-03-02 14:09:29Right-wing groups have spread misinformation that anti-Trump anarchists spurred the Jan. 6 attack. Wray says no evidence of that has surfaced.

U.S. Supreme Court Leans Toward Upholding Voter Restrictions 2021-03-02 13:37:08The case comes as Republicans in some states are pursuing new restrictions after Trump made false claims of widespread voter fraud.