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Nevada legislative session to start closed to public

Nevada legislative session to start closed to public

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) – The Nevada Legislature will limit access to the public...

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Impeachment arguments to start week of Feb. 8

Impeachment arguments to start week of Feb. 8

Senators will be sworn in as impeachment jurors next Tuesday, but the actual trial...

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ICE frees potential witnesses in Georgia medical abuse
case

ICE frees potential witnesses in Georgia medical abuse...

HOUSTON (AP) – U.S. immigration authorities have released the last of nine detained...

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White House Orders Assessment on Violent Extremism in
U.S.

White House Orders Assessment on Violent Extremism in U.S.

The order for the evaluation from the intelligence community comes as judges continue...

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Trump and Justice Dept. Lawyer Said to Have Plotted to Oust
Acting Attorney General

Trump and Justice Dept. Lawyer Said to Have Plotted to...

Trying to find another avenue to push his baseless election claims, Donald Trump...

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Pfizer Will Ship Fewer Covid-19 Vaccine Vials to Account for
‘Extra’ Doses

Pfizer Will Ship Fewer Covid-19 Vaccine Vials to Account...

After the surprise discovery of an extra dose in every vial, Pfizer executives successfully...

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Senate Leaders Agree on Impeachment Trial Delay, Giving
Biden Breathing Room

Senate Leaders Agree on Impeachment Trial Delay, Giving...

The plan would put off the historic proceeding until Feb. 9, giving former President...

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How Biden Can Fix Trump’s 1776 Disaster

How Biden Can Fix Trump’s 1776 Disaster

Before even taking office, Joe Biden pledged to disband Donald Trump’s 1776 Commission—designed...

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Birx says she thought of quitting the Trump administration
'always'

Birx says she thought of quitting the Trump administration...

Deborah Birx frequently contemplated quitting her post as White House coronavirus...

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White House Announces it Will Codify Federal Abortion
Law

White House Announces it Will Codify Federal Abortion Law

The White House announced Friday that the Biden Administration will codify Roe v....

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Biden Orders $15 Minimum Wage for Federal Employees,
Overrides Trump Orders

Biden Orders $15 Minimum Wage for Federal Employees, Overrides...

President Joe Biden on Friday signed an executive order that requires federal contractors...

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Joe Biden on impeachment timing: Appreciate time to get
administration ‘up and running’

Joe Biden on impeachment timing: Appreciate time to get...

President Biden said Friday that he still had to review Senate Republicans’ proposed...

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Va senator who defended Capitol rioters faces censure
effort

Va senator who defended Capitol rioters faces censure effort

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – The Virginia Senate appears likely to censure a GOP state senator...

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Rep. Cawthorn under fire from liberals for social-media
posts

Rep. Cawthorn under fire from liberals for social-media...

Liberals are frothing mad at Rep. Madison Cawthorn’s statements on social media...

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Jason Robert Karimi charged with threatening member of
Congress

Jason Robert Karimi charged with threatening member of...

A Minneapolis man was charged Friday with threatening to “cause pain in every way...

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Biden, Harris commit to ‘codifying Roe’ as pro-lifers decry
abortion agenda

Biden, Harris commit to ‘codifying Roe’ as pro-lifers decry...

President Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris recommitted Friday to “codifying...

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Arizona GOP plots its future after Trump’s
presidency

Arizona GOP plots its future after Trump’s presidency

PHOENIX (AP) – As a changing Arizona inches away from its staunchly Republican roots,...

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C.D.C. Eases Coronavirus Vaccine Rules for ‘Exceptional
Circumstances’

C.D.C. Eases Coronavirus Vaccine Rules for ‘Exceptional...

The agency now says patients may switch authorized vaccines between the first and...

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Biden directs Treasury, IRS to find 8M who haven't claimed
stimulus

Biden directs Treasury, IRS to find 8M who haven't claimed...

The Treasury Department and IRS are working to get unclaimed economic relief payments...

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Judge orders Treasury to notify Trump before giving up tax
returns

Judge orders Treasury to notify Trump before giving up...

A federal judge on Friday ordered the Treasury Department to give attorneys for...

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Trump Makes First Public Comments Since Leaving
Office

Trump Makes First Public Comments Since Leaving Office

Former President Donald Trump said Friday in his first public comments since leaving...

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Lisa Murkowski says she has ‘no desire’ to switch to
Democratic Party

Lisa Murkowski says she has ‘no desire’ to switch to Democratic...

Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska said Friday she will remain in the Republican Party,...

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VIRUS TODAY: Barriers slow efforts to vaccinate
immigrants

VIRUS TODAY: Barriers slow efforts to vaccinate immigrants

Here’s what’s happening Friday with the coronavirus pandemic in the U.S.: Read more…...

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Petition seeks ouster of Kentucky AG over Taylor death
probe

Petition seeks ouster of Kentucky AG over Taylor death...

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) – A petition seeking the impeachment of Kentucky’s attorney...

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JFK school, named for slaveholder, now honors Black
activist

JFK school, named for slaveholder, now honors Black activist

BROOKLINE, Mass. (AP) – An elementary school that was once attended by John F. Kennedy...

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White House requesting threat assessment on ‘domestic
violent extremism’

White House requesting threat assessment on ‘domestic violent...

The White House is requesting a “comprehensive threat assessment” on the risks posed...

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Janet Yellen Is Unanimously Approved by Senate
Committee

Janet Yellen Is Unanimously Approved by Senate Committee

On Friday, Janet Yellen’s nomination as Treasury secretary was approved unanimously...

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Biden Calls Coronavirus Aid an ‘Economic Imperative’

Biden Calls Coronavirus Aid an ‘Economic Imperative’

President Biden signed two executive orders Friday, directing more federal aid to...

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Wife of Rep.-Elect on Running for Seat He Won: ‘He Would Be
So Proud’

Wife of Rep.-Elect on Running for Seat He Won: ‘He Would...

Republican congressional candidate Julia Letlow said she felt she should run for...

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McConnell and Schumer Lock Over Senate Power-Sharing Deal
Due to Filibuster Spat

McConnell and Schumer Lock Over Senate Power-Sharing Deal...

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell...

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Biden Asked National Intelligence Director to Assess
Domestic Extremism

Biden Asked National Intelligence Director to Assess Domestic...

President Joe Biden asked the director of national intelligence to assess domestic...

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Sen. Tom Cotton Supports Congressman Buck’s Bill for Tougher
Penalties for Rioters

Sen. Tom Cotton Supports Congressman Buck’s Bill for Tougher...

Sen.Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) said he will be introducing a bill to toughen federal penalties for...

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Murkowski Rules Out Switching to Democratic Party

Murkowski Rules Out Switching to Democratic Party

Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) on Friday said she would not switch parties as she...

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Future of US-China Trade Deal Uncertain as Beijing Fails to
Meet Phase One Targets

Future of US-China Trade Deal Uncertain as Beijing Fails...

WASHINGTON—China has fallen short on meeting its pledges in the “phase one” trade...

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Washington Post Removes Content From 2019 Profile of Kamala
Harris

Washington Post Removes Content From 2019 Profile of Kamala...

The Washington Post this week removed content from a profile of Vice President Kamala...

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Texas sues to stop Biden’s deportation halt

Texas sues to stop Biden’s deportation halt

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton filed a lawsuit Friday to block President Biden’s...

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No bond for Michigan man charged in US Capitol riot

No bond for Michigan man charged in US Capitol riot

CALUMET, Mich. (AP) – A Michigan man charged in the riot at the U.S. Capitol will...

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Joe Biden faces pressure to aim higher in COVID-19 vaccine
goals

Joe Biden faces pressure to aim higher in COVID-19 vaccine...

The U.S. is administering nearly 1 million COVID-19 vaccine doses per day, placing...

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Cuomo Warns New York Will Temporarily Run Out of
Vaccine

Cuomo Warns New York Will Temporarily Run Out of Vaccine

On Friday, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo warned that New York State would run out of vaccine...

Watch: Biden Delivers Remarks on the Economy

President Biden discussed his administration’s economic relief plans.

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Biden’s Top Economic Adviser Lays Out Immediate Relief
Strategies

Biden’s Top Economic Adviser Lays Out Immediate Relief...

At a news conference on Friday, President Biden’s top economic adviser, Brian Deese,...

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Delay in power-sharing pact leaves Senate in limbo

Delay in power-sharing pact leaves Senate in limbo

Democrats are in control of the Senate. But Sen. Ron Johnson is still leading the...

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The Capitol under guard

The Capitol under guard

Following the failed insurrection of the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, the National Capital...

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Biden poised to pick Obama-era security veterans for 3 top
cyber roles

Biden poised to pick Obama-era security veterans for 3...

President Joe Biden is expected to appoint former officials with extensive cyber...

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Twitter suspends Iran top leader’s account over Trump
threat

Twitter suspends Iran top leader’s account over Trump threat

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) – Twitter said on Friday that it had permanently...

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Facebook’s Oversight Board to review Trump ban as company
doubles down on banning president

Facebook’s Oversight Board to review Trump ban as company...

Facebook’s Oversight Board is set to review the company’s decision to ban former...

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General Austin Becomes First Black Defense Secretary in U.S.
History

General Austin Becomes First Black Defense Secretary in...

The Senate confirmed Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III as defense secretary in a 93-2 vote,...

Watch Full Video: White House Press Secretary Holds Briefing

Jen Psaki, the White House press secretary addressed the latest developments in...

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Watch Live: Biden Delivers Remarks on the Economy

Watch Live: Biden Delivers Remarks on the Economy

President Biden is expected to discuss his administration’s economic relief plans.

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White House launches 'comprehensive threat assessment' on
domestic extremism

White House launches 'comprehensive threat assessment'...

President Joe Biden has asked the Office of the Director of National Intelligence...

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‘Packed us together like sardines’: Guard deployed to
Capitol struggles to contain Covid

‘Packed us together like sardines’: Guard deployed to Capitol...

The National Guard has struggled to implement a plan to test troops flowing into...

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‘No way’: Murkowski rules out switching parties

‘No way’: Murkowski rules out switching parties

Lisa Murkowski has made no secret of her distaste for former President Donald Trump’s...

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Heather Higgins: Silencing People and Forcing Them to
‘Accept Guilt’ Not the Way to Unity

Heather Higgins: Silencing People and Forcing Them to ‘Accept...

Heather Higgins, chairwoman of the Independent Women's Forum, suggested that the...

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Biden’s Opening Approval Rating Below that of Trump and
Obama: Poll

Biden’s Opening Approval Rating Below that of Trump and...

President Joe Biden's opening approval rating on Friday came in below the ratings...

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Articles of Impeachment to Be Delivered to Senate on Monday:
Schumer

Articles of Impeachment to Be Delivered to Senate on Monday:...

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) said that the House's article of impeachment...

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Senate Confirms Biden’s Pick for Pentagon Chief

Senate Confirms Biden’s Pick for Pentagon Chief

TheSenate has confirmed President Joe Biden's pick for defense secretary, retired...

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Chris Liddell, Trump transition expert: ‘90%-plus’ went
about the job really well

Chris Liddell, Trump transition expert: ‘90%-plus’ went...

Chris Liddell, a former deputy chief of staff to former President Trump, said the...

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Bill seeks to ease limits on North Dakota’s ‘castle’
law

Bill seeks to ease limits on North Dakota’s ‘castle’ law

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – Far-right members of the North Dakota Legislature are taking...

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Jen Psaki brushes off criticism of maskless Bidens: ‘We have
bigger issues to worry about’

Jen Psaki brushes off criticism of maskless Bidens: ‘We...

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki brushed off criticism of President Biden and...

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Suit blames Albuquerque sanctuary policy in shooting
death

Suit blames Albuquerque sanctuary policy in shooting death

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) – In a politically explosive lawsuit, the husband of a woman...

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Lloyd Austin approved by Senate as first Black secretary of
defense

Lloyd Austin approved by Senate as first Black secretary...

The Senate Friday overwhelmingly approved former Gen. Lloyd Austin as secretary...

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Pelosi to deliver Trump impeachment to Senate on
Monday

Pelosi to deliver Trump impeachment to Senate on Monday

The House will deliver its article of impeachment for former President Donald Trump...

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Why Kamala Harris Is a Star of the N.Y.C Mayor’s
Race

Why Kamala Harris Is a Star of the N.Y.C Mayor’s Race

The candidates are competing over who can best capture Washington’s attention and...

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Chuck Grassley prods Joe Biden to condemn protest violence
in Oregon, Washington

Chuck Grassley prods Joe Biden to condemn protest violence...

Sen. Charles E. Grassley, Iowa Republican, took a jab at President Biden’s silence...

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Appointee to Hawaii Senate called for governor’s
impeachment

Appointee to Hawaii Senate called for governor’s impeachment

KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii (AP) – Gov. David Ige’s appointee to a Hawaii Senate seat previously...

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Senate Will Receive Impeachment Article Monday, Schumer
Says

Senate Will Receive Impeachment Article Monday, Schumer...

Senator Chuck Schumer, the Senate majority leader, said the House will deliver the...

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Why Kamala Harris Is a Star of the New York City Mayor’s
Race

Why Kamala Harris Is a Star of the New York City Mayor’s...

The candidates are competing over who can best capture Washington’s attention and...

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Kremlin Welcomes Biden’s Offer to Extend Nuclear
Treaty

Kremlin Welcomes Biden’s Offer to Extend Nuclear Treaty

The response from Moscow suggests that Russia will engage in talks to continue a...

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Schumer says Senate will receive impeachment article on
Monday

Schumer says Senate will receive impeachment article on...

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer said that the House will deliver the article...

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Yellen clears Senate committee, heads for final vote to be
Treasury secretary

Yellen clears Senate committee, heads for final vote to...

The Senate Finance Committee on Friday unanimously approved Janet Yellen’s nomination...

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Austin confirmed as first Black defense secretary

Austin confirmed as first Black defense secretary

The Senate on Friday confirmed Lloyd Austin to be the new Defense secretary, making...

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Fauci: Trump administration's Covid strategy 'very likely
did' cost lives

Fauci: Trump administration's Covid strategy 'very likely...

The Trump administration’s lack of candor and habitual breaks with scientific guidance...

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Opinion | Trump Showed How Easily Presidents Can Abuse
Emergency Powers. Here’s How Congress Can Rein Them In.

Opinion | Trump Showed How Easily Presidents Can Abuse...

On his first day in office, President Joe Biden made official what should have been...

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National Guard Troops Return to Capitol After Being
‘Banished’ to Parking Garage

National Guard Troops Return to Capitol After Being ‘Banished’...

National Guard troops who were “banished” to a parking garage after being asked...

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South Carolina Lawyer Butch Bowers To Be Lead Attorney In
Trump’s Impeachment Trial

South Carolina Lawyer Butch Bowers To Be Lead Attorney...

South Carolina-based lawyer Butch Bowers will be a leadattorney in former President...

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Grassley Calls on Biden to Condemn Antifa Rampage in
Portland and Seattle

Grassley Calls on Biden to Condemn Antifa Rampage in Portland...

Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) urged President Joe Biden to condemn the actions of...

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Fauci Says CCP Virus Mutations Far More Transmissible but
Vaccines Can Slow Them Down

Fauci Says CCP Virus Mutations Far More Transmissible but...

Infectious disease expert Dr. Anthony Fauci said at a Jan. 21 press briefing that,...

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Biden to Reverse Trump’s Policy Blocking Funding for Foreign
NGOs That Perform, Promote Abortions

Biden to Reverse Trump’s Policy Blocking Funding for Foreign...

President Joe Biden will roll back a Trump administration policy that bans taxpayers'...

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US to Require Quarantine for All International Air
Travelers

US to Require Quarantine for All International Air Travelers

President Joe Biden on Jan. 21 issued an executive order that would require international...

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After Bipartisan Uproar, Guardsmen in DC Return to Warm
Quarters

After Bipartisan Uproar, Guardsmen in DC Return to Warm...

Democrats and Republicans in Congress don’t agree on much these days, but putting...

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Biden increases food aid payments to low-income families
with children

Biden increases food aid payments to low-income families...

The Biden administration will announce Friday that it is bumping up aid payments...

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Biden’s Virus Plans Meet Reality

Biden’s Virus Plans Meet Reality

A “full-scale wartime effort” will test the country’s capabilities: This is your...

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McConnell Proposes Pre-Trial Timeline to Schumer on Trump
Impeachment

McConnell Proposes Pre-Trial Timeline to Schumer on Trump...

The impeachment pre-trial for former President Donald Trump should not start until...

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Trump Continues to ‘Have the Ability’ to Lead the Republican
Party: GOP House Leader

Trump Continues to ‘Have the Ability’ to Lead the Republican...

Former President Donald Trump has the ability to lead the Republican Party even...

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House, Senate Approve Waiver for Biden’s Pentagon
Nominee

House, Senate Approve Waiver for Biden’s Pentagon Nominee

Both chambers of Congress on Thursday approved a waiver for President Joe Biden's...

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Biden Broke Own Rule on Masks Due to ‘Celebration,’
Spokeswoman Says

Biden Broke Own Rule on Masks Due to ‘Celebration,’ Spokeswoman...

President Joe Biden violated his own mask mandate by going maskless on federal property...

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Trump forces seek primary revenge on GOP impeachment
backers

Trump forces seek primary revenge on GOP impeachment backers

Former President Donald Trump’s supporters are mobilizing to exact revenge on the...

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Enemies, a Love Story: Inside the 36-year Biden and
McConnell Relationship

Enemies, a Love Story: Inside the 36-year Biden and McConnell...

The last time Joe Biden and Mitch McConnell faced off, Biden blinked first. It was...

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Pressure rises on Biden to shut tech out

Pressure rises on Biden to shut tech out

A Silicon Valley résumé is looking increasingly toxic in Washington — and that’s...

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Biden prepares executive orders aimed at combating hunger,
protecting workers

Biden prepares executive orders aimed at combating hunger,...

President Joe Biden will sign two executive orders on Friday aimed at fighting hunger,...

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What Jerry Brown Could Teach Joe Biden

What Jerry Brown Could Teach Joe Biden

The former California governor and Mr. Biden both inherited acute crises after taking...

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Trump's Accusers

Trump's Accusers

Seven members of this self-proclaimed ‘strange sorority’ watched President Biden’s...

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Joe Biden to focus on economic recovery after publishing
Covid strategy – live updates

Joe Biden to focus on economic recovery after publishing...

Calls to delay Donald Trump impeachment trial as former president appoints defense...

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First-ever treaty to ban nuclear weapons enters into
force

First-ever treaty to ban nuclear weapons enters into force

UNITED NATIONS (AP) – The first-ever treaty to ban nuclear weapons entered into...

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Republican Lawmakers Call for Tough Biden Response After Red
China Sanctions Trump Officials

Republican Lawmakers Call for Tough Biden Response After...

Top Republican lawmakers are calling on the Biden administration to take forceful...

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Fauci Contradicts CNN Report, Says Biden’s Vaccine
Distribution Not ‘Starting From Scratch’

Fauci Contradicts CNN Report, Says Biden’s Vaccine Distribution...

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious-disease expert, said Jan. 21 that...

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EXPLAINER: Why Navalny is a thorn in the Kremlin’s
side

EXPLAINER: Why Navalny is a thorn in the Kremlin’s side

MOSCOW (AP) – The return to Russia from Germany by opposition leader Alexei Navalny...

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Articles of Impeachment Filed Against Biden by GOP Rep.
Marjorie Taylor Greene

Articles of Impeachment Filed Against Biden by GOP Rep....

Newly-elected Rep.Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) on Jan. 21 announced she has introduced...

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Rick Scott Says He’ll Back GOP Incumbents Over Trump
Challengers

Rick Scott Says He’ll Back GOP Incumbents Over Trump Challengers

Sen. Rick Scott (R-Fla.), the new chairman of the National Republican Senatorial...

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Banished by Trump but Brought Back by Biden, Fauci Aims to
‘Let the Science Speak’

Banished by Trump but Brought Back by Biden, Fauci Aims...

Using the kind of blunt language that so often infuriated the former president,...

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Rudy Giuliani ethics complaint filed by Lawyers Defending
American Democracy

Rudy Giuliani ethics complaint filed by Lawyers Defending...

NEW YORK — A lawyers’ group filed an ethics complaint against Rudy Giuliani with...

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Republican Senators Take Actions Against Biden’s Moves on
Paris Agreement, Keystone Pipeline

Republican Senators Take Actions Against Biden’s Moves...

A group of Republican senators are taking steps to block President Joe Biden's executive...

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Biden Seeks 5-Year Extension of Nuke Treaty With Russia:
Pentagon

Biden Seeks 5-Year Extension of Nuke Treaty With Russia:...

President Joe Biden made a decision to propose to Russia a five-year extension of...

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Senate Republicans call for Donald Trump impeachment trial
delay, mid-February start date

Senate Republicans call for Donald Trump impeachment trial...

Senate Republicans proposed an impeachment trial schedule Thursday that would put...

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In Biden’s Washington, Democrats and Republicans Are Not
United on ‘Unity’

In Biden’s Washington, Democrats and Republicans Are Not...

The new president seeks bipartisanship, but he is caught between Republicans who...

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Joe Biden coronavirus team tempers vaccine expectations as
governors start canceling appointments

Joe Biden coronavirus team tempers vaccine expectations...

President Biden’s blueprint for tackling COVID-19 signals a departure from President...

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Senate power-sharing deal elusive; Joe Biden agenda on
hold

Senate power-sharing deal elusive; Joe Biden agenda on...

Who’s on first, what’s on second, and nobody knows exactly how the Senate is being...

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Amazon offer to aid Biden administration with coronavirus
vaccine distribution irks Republicans

Amazon offer to aid Biden administration with coronavirus...

Amazon has offered to assist President Biden in distributing coronavirus vaccines,...

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Biden’s Covid team grapples with a basic question: Where’s
all the vaccine?

Biden’s Covid team grapples with a basic question: Where’s...

As President Joe Biden spent his first full day in office issuing executive actions...

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Judge denies release to alleged rioter who returned for
inauguration

Judge denies release to alleged rioter who returned for...

A Florida resident accused of taking part in the Capitol riot and then returning...

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Biden poised to break with Brown, progressives in picking
top bank cop

Biden poised to break with Brown, progressives in picking...

President Joe Biden's expected nomination of a former Obama Treasury Department...

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Trump starts taking his second impeachment seriously

Trump starts taking his second impeachment seriously

Donald Trump appears to be finally getting serious about his upcoming impeachment...

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The queen’s rep in Canada calls it quits after probe into
toxic workplace

The queen’s rep in Canada calls it quits after probe into...

The former astronaut who served as Queen Elizabeth’s representative in Canada resigned...

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Pennsylvania GOP Moves to Repeal No-Excuse Mail-In Ballot
Provisions

Pennsylvania GOP Moves to Repeal No-Excuse Mail-In Ballot...

Republican state lawmakers in Pennsylvania have announced they will introduce legislation...

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Growing Number of Dems Pushing Schumer to Reject GOP
Leader’s Appeal to Keep Senate Filibuster

Growing Number of Dems Pushing Schumer to Reject GOP Leader’s...

A growing number of House and Senate Democrats are calling on the new Senate Majority...

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Video: Heather Higgins: How to Counter Runaway Narratives
and Big Tech Censorship

Video: Heather Higgins: How to Counter Runaway Narratives...

“If you've lived in Communist China, if you've lived in a repressive society, where...

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1776 Commission Chairman: The Founding Principles Offer the
Only Hope of National Unity

1776 Commission Chairman: The Founding Principles Offer...

The 1776 Commission's first and last report, despite being banished by the Biden...

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Republicans bludgeon Biden's big stimulus plans

Republicans bludgeon Biden's big stimulus plans

Senate Republicans vowed Thursday that President Joe Biden’s coronavirus relief...

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'We feel incredibly betrayed': Thousands of Guardsmen forced
to vacate Capitol

'We feel incredibly betrayed': Thousands of Guardsmen forced...

Thousands of National Guardsmen were forced to vacate congressional grounds on Thursday...

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Biden gets a cold dose of ‘unity’

Biden gets a cold dose of ‘unity’

The thesis of Joe Biden’s inaugural speech Wednesday was hard to miss: Eleven times...

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Senate Republicans uniting behind impeachment
defense

Senate Republicans uniting behind impeachment defense

Senate Republicans are coalescing around a long-shot bid to dismiss the impeachment...

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Harris to stay at Blair House while Naval Observatory
undergoes maintenance

Harris to stay at Blair House while Naval Observatory undergoes...

Vice President Kamala Harris and Second Gentleman Doug Emhoff will stay at Blair...

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Liz Cheney's problems pile up

Liz Cheney's problems pile up

Liz Cheney was once considered the future of the GOP. Now she’s fighting to keep...

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Experts Warn of ‘Devastating’ Economic Impact of Rejoining
Paris Climate Accord

Experts Warn of ‘Devastating’ Economic Impact of Rejoining...

The United States rejoining the Paris climate agreement as it stands now will have...

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YouTube Deletes Portion of ‘Dislikes’ From Biden Videos,
Says It’s Spam

YouTube Deletes Portion of ‘Dislikes’ From Biden Videos,...

YouTube deleted what appears to be thousands of “dislikes” from videos on the official...

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For Prosecutors, Trump’s Clemency Decisions Were a ‘Kick in
the Teeth’

For Prosecutors, Trump’s Clemency Decisions Were a ‘Kick...

Commutations in high-profile Medicare fraud cases have elicited anger among those...

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Can Someone Please Open the Door?

Can Someone Please Open the Door?

The Bidens waited for an awkward moment in front of a closed door when they arrived...

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Congress Grants Waiver for Austin to Serve as Secretary of
Defense

Congress Grants Waiver for Austin to Serve as Secretary...

The House and Senate on Thursday held back-to-back votes approving a special waiver...

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Congress Grants Waiver to Austin to Serve as Defense
Secretary

Congress Grants Waiver to Austin to Serve as Defense Secretary

The action paved the way for a historic vote on Friday that will make Lloyd J. Austin...

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Here’s What’s in Biden’s Executive Orders Aimed at
Covid-19

Here’s What’s in Biden’s Executive Orders Aimed at Covid-19

President Biden’s new executive orders included moves to increase testing, organize...

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Pentagon Official Approves Guantánamo Trial of 3 Men for
Indonesia Bombings

Pentagon Official Approves Guantánamo Trial of 3 Men for...

The case was dormant throughout the Trump administration, and then a military official...

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Biden Orders Sweeping Assessment of Russian Hacking, Even
While Renewing Nuclear Treaty

Biden Orders Sweeping Assessment of Russian Hacking, Even...

There will be no “reset” of the American relationship with Moscow, administration...

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Joe Biden gender-identity order accused of ‘erasing women,’
threatening girls’ sports

Joe Biden gender-identity order accused of ‘erasing women,’...

President Biden opened a Pandora’s box with his executive order on gender identity...

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Senate Republicans’ vote to convict Trump in impeachment
trial may spur his departure from party

Senate Republicans’ vote to convict Trump in impeachment...

Former President Donald Trump is not attempting to form a “Patriot Party” to challenge...

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Fauci Promises Coronavirus Response Based on Science

Fauci Promises Coronavirus Response Based on Science

Dr. Anthony S. Fauci, President Biden’s chief medical adviser for Covid-19, addressed...

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Buttigieg’s Climate Promises: What Could He Actually
Do?

Buttigieg’s Climate Promises: What Could He Actually Do?

The Transportation Department, which holds sway over planes, trains and automobiles,...

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Biden Tells OSHA to Issue New Covid-19 Guidance to
Employers

Biden Tells OSHA to Issue New Covid-19 Guidance to Employers

Unions, which largely support the new president, had complained that the Trump administration...

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US Counterintelligence Chief Who Warned of CCP Election
Threat Steps Down

US Counterintelligence Chief Who Warned of CCP Election...

U.S. counterintelligence chief William Evanina, who recently warned about threats...

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Top Trump Adviser Jason Miller Talks About Trump’s Future
Plans

Top Trump Adviser Jason Miller Talks About Trump’s Future...

Top Trump adviser and former spokesperson Jason Miller was interviewed by Just the...

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How Trumpism Is Becoming America’s New “Lost Cause”

How Trumpism Is Becoming America’s New “Lost Cause”

The idea of a new Civil War has been coursing through the national conversation...

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Fauci: New Covid strains increase need for fast vaccination
scheme

Fauci: New Covid strains increase need for fast vaccination...

New variants of the coronavirus may make vaccines less effective against the disease,...

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He helped Adam Schiff impeach Trump. Now he’s joining
Biden’s NSC.

He helped Adam Schiff impeach Trump. Now he’s joining Biden’s...

Adam Schiff’s top legal adviser is joining President Joe Biden’s National Security...

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Marjorie Taylor Greene files articles of impeachment against
Biden

Marjorie Taylor Greene files articles of impeachment against...

Freshman Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene said she filed articles of impeachment on Thursday...

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Virus test clinic planned at Missouri Capitol after
outbreak

Virus test clinic planned at Missouri Capitol after outbreak

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Missouri legislative leaders said Thursday that they...

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Senate Democrats file ethics complaint against Cruz,
Hawley

Senate Democrats file ethics complaint against Cruz, Hawley

Senate Democrats have filed an ethics complaint against Sens. Ted Cruz and Josh...

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Anthony Fauci: COVID-19 cases dropping, but mutations make
him wary

Anthony Fauci: COVID-19 cases dropping, but mutations make...

Dr. Anthony Fauci said Thursday he thinks a recent slowdown in coronavirus cases...

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Biden seeking five-year extension of arms treaty with
Russia: White House

Biden seeking five-year extension of arms treaty with Russia:...

President Biden is seeking a five-year extension of a nuclear arms treaty with Russia...

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Liz Cheney Will Keep Top House GOP Position, Republican
Leader Says

Liz Cheney Will Keep Top House GOP Position, Republican...

Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) will remain as the House Republican Conference Chair, the...

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Facebook Refers Trump Account Suspension to Its Oversight
Board

Facebook Refers Trump Account Suspension to Its Oversight...

Facebook will refer its decision to suspend former President Donald Trump's account...

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Biden Intends to Keep Wray as FBI Director, White House
Confirms

Biden Intends to Keep Wray as FBI Director, White House...

The White House confirmed Thursday that President Joe Biden will retain FBI Director...

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Biden Releases National COVID-19 Strategy, Will Require
Overseas Travelers Test Negative

Biden Releases National COVID-19 Strategy, Will Require...

President Joe Biden on Thursday released a national COVID-19 strategy and signed...

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Amazon Offers to Help Biden Administration With CCP Virus
Vaccine Distribution

Amazon Offers to Help Biden Administration With CCP Virus...

E-commerce giant Amazon has offered to help the Biden administration with accelerating...

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Biden Tosses Trump’s Deregulation Orders

Biden Tosses Trump’s Deregulation Orders

President Joe Biden has rolled back executive orders of President Donald Trump aimed...

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Official Presidential Library for Trump Comes Online,
Highlights Impeachments

Official Presidential Library for Trump Comes Online, Highlights...

The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration launched a digital presidential...

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GOP Reps Condemn Keystone Cancellation, as Dems Stay
Silent

GOP Reps Condemn Keystone Cancellation, as Dems Stay Silent

President Joe Biden’s cancellation of the Keystone XL Pipeline construction permit...

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Senate Democrats File Complaint Against Hawley, Cruz
Following Capitol Violence

Senate Democrats File Complaint Against Hawley, Cruz Following...

Senate Democrats have filed an ethics complaint against Sens. Josh Hawley (R-Mo.)...

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Cornale tapped for DNC executive director

Cornale tapped for DNC executive director

Sam Cornale is expected to be named executive director of the Democratic National...

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Watch Live: White House Press Secretary Holds
Briefing

Watch Live: White House Press Secretary Holds Briefing

Jen Psaki, the White House press secretary, holds a news briefing. Dr. Anthony S....

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‘Nobody is telling you what to say’: Fauci regains the
spotlight under Biden

‘Nobody is telling you what to say’: Fauci regains the...

Anthony Fauci isn’t hiding his relief that he’s serving in a new administration....

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Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Joins Hunts Point
Workers Strike

Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Joins Hunts Point...

Workers at Hunts Point Produce Market in the Bronx are on strike, saying they deserve...

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Senate Democrats file ethics complaint against Hawley, Cruz
over election challenge

Senate Democrats file ethics complaint against Hawley,...

Seven Senate Democrats filed an ethics complaint against GOP Sens. Josh Hawley and...

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Carolyn Maloney, House Oversight chair, asks FBI to
investigate Parler

Carolyn Maloney, House Oversight chair, asks FBI to investigate...

Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney, House Committee on Oversight and Reform chair, on Thursday...

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Biden’s Oval Office features busts of Cesar Chavez, Rosa
Parks

Biden’s Oval Office features busts of Cesar Chavez, Rosa...

President Biden’s redecoration of the Oval Office includes tributes to the late...

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Joe Biden predicts 500K coronavirus deaths, but ‘help is on
the way’

Joe Biden predicts 500K coronavirus deaths, but ‘help is...

President Biden said Thursday it will “take months” to defeat the coronavirus and...

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Senate Armed Services Committee advances Lloyd Austin,
Biden’s defense secretary pick

Senate Armed Services Committee advances Lloyd Austin,...

The Senate Armed Services Committee on Thursday advanced the nomination of retired...

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Opponents of $1B power line deliver petitions for
referendum

Opponents of $1B power line deliver petitions for referendum

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Opponents of a $1 billion electric transmission corridor...

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House Oversight Chairwoman Asks FBI Director to Investigate
Parler Over Jan. 6 Capitol Riots

House Oversight Chairwoman Asks FBI Director to Investigate...

The House Oversight Committee sent a letter to FBI Director Christopher Wray to...

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House Poised to Send Trump Impeachment Article to
Senate

House Poised to Send Trump Impeachment Article to Senate

The House of Representatives will likely send the article of impeachment against...

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Sen. Rand Paul: For America to Begin to Heal and Unite,
Senate Must Halt Impeachment

Sen. Rand Paul: For America to Begin to Heal and Unite,...

Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.) has said that for the United States to begin truly healing,...

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Pelosi: House Will Move Immediately on Pandemic
Relief

Pelosi: House Will Move Immediately on Pandemic Relief

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said the House of Representatives will move...

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Florida Rep. Proposes Renaming Major Florida Highway
‘President Donald J. Trump Highway’

Florida Rep. Proposes Renaming Major Florida Highway ‘President...

Rep. Anthony Sabatini (R-Fla.) is planning to propose legislation that would name...

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Honolulu Judge Drops Charges Against Former Surgeon General
for Allegedly Flouting Virus Restrictions

Honolulu Judge Drops Charges Against Former Surgeon General...

A judge in Honolulu on Wednesday dismissed a case against former Surgeon General...

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Biden Administration Took Several Big Steps in Wrong
Direction on First Day: McConnell

Biden Administration Took Several Big Steps in Wrong Direction...

President Joe Biden's administration took steps in the wrong direction on Biden's...

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Watch Live: President Biden Delivers Coronavirus
Response

Watch Live: President Biden Delivers Coronavirus Response

In his first official full day in office, President Biden provides an update on...

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Judge refuses to dismiss New York AG's lawsuit against
NRA

Judge refuses to dismiss New York AG's lawsuit against...

NEW YORK —State Attorney General Tish James’ lawsuit seeking to dissolve the National...

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Legal scholars, including at Federalist Society, say Trump
can be convicted

Legal scholars, including at Federalist Society, say Trump...

Former President Donald Trump can be convicted in an impeachment trial for his role...

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Biden to seek full 5-year extension of nuclear pact with
Russia

Biden to seek full 5-year extension of nuclear pact with...

President Joe Biden has decided to accept Russia's offer to extend the last remaining...

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Opinion | How About a Little Sobriety, Please?

Opinion | How About a Little Sobriety, Please?

Washington’s public works department should have built an emergency system of drainage...

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NRSC head Scott to back GOP incumbents over Trump
challengers

NRSC head Scott to back GOP incumbents over Trump challengers

Sen. Rick Scott was among former President Donald Trump’s closest allies the past...

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Biden White House contact form asks for preferred
pronouns

Biden White House contact form asks for preferred pronouns

An online cultural change has taken place at the White House. Along with specified...

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Biden, Harris urged to ‘repair the breach’ in prayer
service

Biden, Harris urged to ‘repair the breach’ in prayer service

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris heard from...

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Buttigieg Says Transportation Policy Is Key to the ‘American
Dream’

Buttigieg Says Transportation Policy Is Key to the ‘American...

In his remarks before the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation,...

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‘It Will Be Soon,’ Pelosi Says of Trump Impeachment
Trial

‘It Will Be Soon,’ Pelosi Says of Trump Impeachment Trial

Speaker Nancy Pelosi said the impeachment charge against former President Donald...

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Pelosi says she’ll send impeachment article ‘soon’ with
trial in limbo

Pelosi says she’ll send impeachment article ‘soon’ with...

Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday that she would “soon” take steps that would formally...

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Facebook's 'supreme court' will review Trump
suspension

Facebook's 'supreme court' will review Trump suspension

Facebook's independent oversight board will review the company's indefinite suspension...

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'We have the infrastructure': Mayors eye larger role in
vaccination effort under Biden

'We have the infrastructure': Mayors eye larger role in...

Big-city mayors across the country are begging for more authority to address Covid-19...

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The 17 things Joe Biden did on Day One

The 17 things Joe Biden did on Day One

Through executive orders, he overturned Trump’s policies — and started making his...

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Trump did not provoke Capitol riots, McCarthy says

Trump did not provoke Capitol riots, McCarthy says

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy said Thursday he does not believe former President...

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Chaos in Portland Hours After Biden’s Inauguration

Chaos in Portland Hours After Biden’s Inauguration

Federal agents used tear gas in Portland, Ore., against protesters gathered outside...

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Top Senate panel approves Austin, paving the way for
confirmation as Pentagon chief

Top Senate panel approves Austin, paving the way for confirmation...

Lloyd Austin's nomination for defense secretary took a big step forward on Capitol...

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Democrats still mum on impeachment trial timing

Democrats still mum on impeachment trial timing

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday she still isn’t ready to reveal when she...

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Mutual aid networks find roots in communities of
color

Mutual aid networks find roots in communities of color

Amid the unfolding disaster of COVID-19 have been moments of generosity, whether...

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Inauguration 2021: Mediate Investigates What Happens When
There’s Nothing for Journalists to Cover

Inauguration 2021: Mediate Investigates What Happens When...

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Cruz and McCarthy Blast Biden’s Actions on Immigration:
‘Encourages More Illegal Immigration’ and ‘Affront to Rule of
Law’

Cruz and McCarthy Blast Biden’s Actions on Immigration:...

Top Republicans have taken aim at President Joe Biden's proposals on immigration...

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Government charges former Bermuda premier with
corruption

Government charges former Bermuda premier with corruption

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) – Bermuda’s former premier, Ewart Brown, has been charged...

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Joe Biden’s renewed anti-bias training for feds spurs legal
coalition fighting critical race theory

Joe Biden’s renewed anti-bias training for feds spurs legal...

President Biden’s lifting of the Trump-era ban on mandatory anti-bias training at...

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Matthew Schneider resigning as US attorney in
Detroit

Matthew Schneider resigning as US attorney in Detroit

DETROIT (AP) – The chief federal prosecutor in eastern Michigan said he’s leaving...

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Mike Pence Returns Home to Indiana, Says Being Vice
President ‘Greatest Honor of My Life’

Mike Pence Returns Home to Indiana, Says Being Vice President...

Former Vice President Mike Pence wished President Joe Biden and his administration...

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Who Attended President Biden’s Inauguration?

Who Attended President Biden’s Inauguration?

An annotated photo of the pared-down ceremony to swear in President Biden and Vice...

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Biden to keep Wray on as FBI director

Biden to keep Wray on as FBI director

President Joe Biden will keep FBI Director Christopher Wray on in that role, a source...

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Biden set to tap former Treasury official Barr as top bank
regulator

Biden set to tap former Treasury official Barr as top bank...

President Joe Biden is expected to pick former Treasury Department official Michael...

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Navarro: If Trump Impeachment Moves Forward, Biden Can
‘Forget About Unity’

Navarro: If Trump Impeachment Moves Forward, Biden Can...

If the push to convict President Donald Trump after he was impeached isn't stopped...

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Antifa in Seattle and Portland Smash Property, Oppose Biden,
Police: ‘We Are Ungovernable’

Antifa in Seattle and Portland Smash Property, Oppose Biden,...

Far-left activists vandalized buildings and clashed with police in the Pacific Northwest...

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Biden Says Trump Wrote Him ‘A Very Generous’ Letter

Biden Says Trump Wrote Him ‘A Very Generous’ Letter

President Joe Biden praised the letter former President Donald Trump left him but...

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Biden Removes Andrew Jackson Portrait, Churchill Bust,
Military Flags In Oval Office Decor Shakeup

Biden Removes Andrew Jackson Portrait, Churchill Bust,...

As with past U.S. leaders, President Joe Biden's new Oval Office decor hints at...

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Biden Rolls Back the Trump Legacy

Biden Rolls Back the Trump Legacy

The new president aims to signal a return to normalcy: This is your morning tip...

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Buttigieg to Testify in Confirmation Hearing for
Transportation Dept.

Buttigieg to Testify in Confirmation Hearing for Transportation...

His confirmation would cap a rise from mayor of South Bend, Ind., to becoming the...

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‘Going From Week to Week,’ Cuomo Warns of Vaccine
Supply

‘Going From Week to Week,’ Cuomo Warns of Vaccine Supply

A limited supply of available vaccine doses has affected New York’s Covid-19 vaccination...

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U.S. jobless claims decline to a still-high 900,000

U.S. jobless claims decline to a still-high 900,000

Fewer Americans applied for unemployment benefits last week, lowering claims to...

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Adios AUMF? Democrats press Biden for help in revoking old
war powers

Adios AUMF? Democrats press Biden for help in revoking...

Top Democrats are hounding President Joe Biden to bless their mission to revoke...

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Biden revokes Trump report promoting ‘patriotic
education’

Biden revokes Trump report promoting ‘patriotic education’

President Joe Biden revoked a recent Trump administration report that aimed to promote...

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Most Pennsylvania GOP backed Trump to the end, and still
do

Most Pennsylvania GOP backed Trump to the end, and still...

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – With Donald Trump out of the White House, Pennsylvania’s...

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Austria presents national strategy against
anti-Semitism

Austria presents national strategy against anti-Semitism

BERLIN (AP) – The Austrian government on Thursday presented a national strategy...

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Bridgeport officer fired after excessive force
investigation

Bridgeport officer fired after excessive force investigation

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) – A 20-year veteran Bridgeport police officer has been fired...

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Biden Administration Suspends ‘Remain in Mexico’ Program for
Asylum Seekers

Biden Administration Suspends ‘Remain in Mexico’ Program...

The Biden administration has announced that beginning Jan. 21, the Department of...

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Biden Orders Census Bureau to Include Illegal Immigrants in
Apportionment

Biden Orders Census Bureau to Include Illegal Immigrants...

President Joe Biden in his first day in office issued an executive order mandating...

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Biden Administration: China’s Sanctions of Trump Officials
‘Unproductive and Cynical’

Biden Administration: China’s Sanctions of Trump Officials...

The Chinese Communist Party's sanctions of Trump administration officials, imposed...

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Trump Cheered by Supporters Upon Landing in Florida

Trump Cheered by Supporters Upon Landing in Florida

President Donald Trump was greeted by a crowd of supporters in Florida on Wednesday....

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Adviser Stephen Miller: Trump Term One of ‘Most
Consequential’ in US History

Adviser Stephen Miller: Trump Term One of ‘Most Consequential’...

President Donald Trump's four years in office included achievements that would have...

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Biden leaves top FDA job open amid vaccine push

Biden leaves top FDA job open amid vaccine push

President Joe Biden assumes office with an arsenal of health care veterans leading...

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Bernie Sanders Is Once Again the Star of a Meme

Bernie Sanders Is Once Again the Star of a Meme

The Vermont senator was cold, but comfortable. The internet noticed.

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How lawmakers trapped in the House stood their
ground

How lawmakers trapped in the House stood their ground

It was shortly after rioters had breached the Capitol on Jan. 6 and the scene inside...

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Democrats weigh their stimulus options: Go big or go
fast

Democrats weigh their stimulus options: Go big or go fast

A new era has dawned in Washington, but the divide over pandemic relief on Capitol...

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Democrats poised to rebuff McConnell's filibuster
demands

Democrats poised to rebuff McConnell's filibuster demands

Senate Democrats are signaling they will reject an effort by Mitch McConnell to...

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Democrats plot to defend fragile Senate majority

Democrats plot to defend fragile Senate majority

Democrats flipped the Senate with the narrowest possible majority. Next year, they...

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Trump leaves behind diminished GOP

Trump leaves behind diminished GOP

The Republican Party is confronting an uncertain future — and key institutions that...

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Biden to sign 10 executive orders aimed at turning around
the pandemic

Biden to sign 10 executive orders aimed at turning around...

President Joe Biden will sign 10 more executive orders on Thursday aimed at ramping...

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Proud Boys organizer arrested in Florida over riot at
Capitol

Proud Boys organizer arrested in Florida over riot at Capitol

ORLANDO, Fla. —Two Florida men, including a self-described organizer for the Proud...

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Twin suicide bombings rock central Baghdad, killing at least
28

Twin suicide bombings rock central Baghdad, killing at...

BAGHDAD — Twin suicide bombings ripped through a busy market in the Iraqi capital...

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Biden inauguration: 46th president to start first full day
in office – live reaction

Biden inauguration: 46th president to start first full...

Biden marks start of presidency with flurry of executive orders Five key takeaways...

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Black Christian Group Commends Trump as He Leaves
Office

Black Christian Group Commends Trump as He Leaves Office

Every Black Life Matters (EBLM), a black Christian pro-life group, released an open...

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Senate confirms Biden 1st Cabinet pick as Democrats
control

Senate confirms Biden 1st Cabinet pick as Democrats control

WASHINGTON (AP) – Three new senators were sworn into office after President Joe...

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Biden takes the helm, appeals for unity to take on
crises

Biden takes the helm, appeals for unity to take on crises

WASHINGTON (AP) – Joe Biden was sworn in as the 46th president of the United States,...

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Senate Confirms Biden Nominee as Top Intelligence
Chief

Senate Confirms Biden Nominee as Top Intelligence Chief

The Senate on Wednesday evening confirmed President Joe Biden's nominee to serve...

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Biden Mandates Masks, Rejoins Paris Climate Accord, Among
Other Executive Actions on First Day in Office

Biden Mandates Masks, Rejoins Paris Climate Accord, Among...

President Joe Biden on his first day in office took a total of 17 executive actions,...

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Biden Takes Several Actions on CCP Virus Pandemic

Biden Takes Several Actions on CCP Virus Pandemic

President Joe Biden took a series of executive actions on Jan. 20, his first day...

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DHS announces 100-day pause on deportations

DHS announces 100-day pause on deportations

Acting Homeland Security Secretary David Pekoske announced a 100-day pause on some...

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Biden Revokes Trump’s Anti-Terrorism Travel Ban

Biden Revokes Trump’s Anti-Terrorism Travel Ban

In one of his first executive actions on Jan. 20, President Joe Biden rescinded...

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Critic’s notebook: ‘Celebrating America’ promised that
daylight is coming.

Critic’s notebook: ‘Celebrating America’ promised that...

The Biden inauguration special kept its politics light while pointing a way out...

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Peter Robb, Trump Labor Appointee, Is Fired

Peter Robb, Trump Labor Appointee, Is Fired

Peter B. Robb, the general counsel of the National Labor Relations Board, was deeply...

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Biden seeks to bring normalcy back to White House after
tumultuous 4 years

Biden seeks to bring normalcy back to White House after...

Joe Biden bounced down Pennsylvania Avenue on Wednesday afternoon, reveling in the...

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Press Secretary Pledges to Bring ‘Truth and Transparency
Back’

Press Secretary Pledges to Bring ‘Truth and Transparency...

Jen Psaki conducted the first news briefing of President Biden’s administration...

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Inauguration Fashion: What Did It All Mean?

Inauguration Fashion: What Did It All Mean?

A new American story told clearly and concisely in clothes.

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Former presidents send Biden bipartisan message of
support

Former presidents send Biden bipartisan message of support

Former Presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush and Bill Clinton offered a joint...

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Kamala Harris won’t move into VP residence
immediately

Kamala Harris won’t move into VP residence immediately

Kamala Harris might be vice president, but she doesn’t get to enjoy all of the vice...

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Feared repeat attack in D.C. didn’t materialize

Feared repeat attack in D.C. didn’t materialize

No major threats materialized Wednesday in Washington, where authorities braced...

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Comfort TV viewing gives ratings boost to football,
dramas

Comfort TV viewing gives ratings boost to football, dramas

LOS ANGELES (AP) – An unprecedented impeachment hearing failed to keep TV viewers...

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Jen Psaki: Justin Trudeau to be Joe Biden first foreign
call

Jen Psaki: Justin Trudeau to be Joe Biden first foreign...

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will be the first foreign leader to receive...

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Joe Biden, at Lincoln Memorial, calls on Americans to ‘meet
the moment’

Joe Biden, at Lincoln Memorial, calls on Americans to ‘meet...

President Biden made the short trip from the White House to the Lincoln Memorial...

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Joe Biden signs climate orders rejoining Paris accord,
canceling Keystone XL

Joe Biden signs climate orders rejoining Paris accord,...

Even climate guru Al Gore was impressed with how President Biden wasted no time...

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New White House Chief of Staff Orders Freeze on New
Regulations

New White House Chief of Staff Orders Freeze on New Regulations

White House chief of staff Ron Klain ordered a freeze on federal regulations in...

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Biden Signs Proclamation in US Capitol as His First
Presidential Act

Biden Signs Proclamation in US Capitol as His First Presidential...

President Joe Biden signed a proclamation in the Capitol in his first act as president,...

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Biden Admin Embraces ‘Racial Equity’ Ideology in Slew of
Executive Action Announcements

Biden Admin Embraces ‘Racial Equity’ Ideology in Slew of...

The incoming Biden administration has announced a series of executive actions that...

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Collaboration Between Government and Big Tech Giving Rise to
Totalitarianism, Experts Warn

Collaboration Between Government and Big Tech Giving Rise...

News Analysis The formation of a totalitarian state is just about complete in America...

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Jen Psaki on Trump impeachment: Senate can
‘multitask’

Jen Psaki on Trump impeachment: Senate can ‘multitask’

White House press secretary Jen Psaki said Wednesday that the U.S. Senate should...

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Jerome Adams, surgeon general, has Hawaii charges
dismissed

Jerome Adams, surgeon general, has Hawaii charges dismissed

HONOLULU — A judge in Honolulu dismissed charges Wednesday against U.S. Surgeon...

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Smooth Psaki shows new tone in first Biden press
briefing

Smooth Psaki shows new tone in first Biden press briefing

NEW YORK (AP) – If there’s one thing clear after White House press secretary Jen...

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Jen Psaki: Joe Biden entered Oval Office with ‘incredible
sense of calm’

Jen Psaki: Joe Biden entered Oval Office with ‘incredible...

President Biden had an “incredible sense of calm” as he entered the Oval Office...

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Biden, in post-inauguration celebration, calls on Americans
to rise to moment of crisis

Biden, in post-inauguration celebration, calls on Americans...

President Joe Biden on Wednesday night called on Americans to rise to a moment of...

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Trump labor board counsel fired after resisting Biden's call
for resignation

Trump labor board counsel fired after resisting Biden's...

National Labor Relations Board General Counsel Peter Robb, a Trump appointee, has...

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Harris won't immediately move into vice president's
residence

Harris won't immediately move into vice president's residence

Vice President Kamala Harris will not immediately move into the Naval Observatory,...

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Republican Party dominated by Trump’s version of
conservatism

Republican Party dominated by Trump’s version of conservatism

Former President Donald Trump is out of the White House, but Trumpism still dominates...

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Joe Biden vows to fire staff ‘on the spot’ if they talk down
to colleagues

Joe Biden vows to fire staff ‘on the spot’ if they talk...

President Biden vowed Wednesday to fire staff “on the spot” if he catches them disrespecting...

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Trump pardons in California extend to former
congressman

Trump pardons in California extend to former congressman

LOS ANGELES (AP) – When then-Rep. Randy “Duke” Cunningham admitted in 2005 to accepting...

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Social media companies’ ban on Donald Trump poised to
continue after end of presidency

Social media companies’ ban on Donald Trump poised to continue...

Big Tech’s ban of former President Donald Trump persisted Wednesday even as his...

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Joe Biden likened to America’s ‘priest explaining something
from the Bible’ in glowing CBS coverage

Joe Biden likened to America’s ‘priest explaining something...

President Joseph R. Biden seemed more like “Father Joe” during his inauguration...

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Portland, Oregon, anti-Biden protesters damage Democratic
headquarters

Portland, Oregon, anti-Biden protesters damage Democratic...

PORTLAND, Ore. — A group of protesters carrying anti-President Joe Biden and anti-police...

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Donald Trump issues 144 pardons on final day in
office

Donald Trump issues 144 pardons on final day in office

Former President Donald Trump granted clemency for 144 people on his way out the...

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Opinion | No, There Won’t Be Unity

Opinion | No, There Won’t Be Unity

Inaugural addresses are meant to be aspirational, so President Joe Biden might as...

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Trump’s ‘crony pardons’ flabbergast the political
world

Trump’s ‘crony pardons’ flabbergast the political world

Donald Trump rode into the White House as a populist. He left with a plutocratic...

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'Transparency back to the briefing room': Psaki commits to
pre-Trump press norms

'Transparency back to the briefing room': Psaki commits...

White House press secretary Jen Psaki committed on Wednesday to “bringing truth...

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Biden swears in staffers and appointees — and threatens to
fire anyone who is disrespectful

Biden swears in staffers and appointees — and threatens...

President Joe Biden swore in dozens of appointees and staffers on Wednesday evening,...

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Biden names his acting Cabinet

Biden names his acting Cabinet

President Joe Biden and his team have begun to name acting Cabinet secretaries and...

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On Day 1, Biden Signs Flurry of Executive Orders

On Day 1, Biden Signs Flurry of Executive Orders

President Biden signed 17 executive orders, memorandums and proclamations from the...

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An Old Role With a New Gender: Emhoff Becomes the First
Second Gentleman

An Old Role With a New Gender: Emhoff Becomes the First...

Vice President Kamala Harris’s husband has to define the job to suit himself — and...

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Trump Financial Disclosure Reveals a Business Upended by the
Pandemic

Trump Financial Disclosure Reveals a Business Upended by...

Revenues for the Trump Organization fell nearly 38 percent in 2020 as the coronavirus...

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Biden Swears In Appointees in Virtual Ceremony

Biden Swears In Appointees in Virtual Ceremony

From the White House, President Biden delivered the oath of office to hundreds of...

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Watch Live: Tom Hanks Hosts ‘Celebrating America’

Watch Live: Tom Hanks Hosts ‘Celebrating America’

President Joseph R. Biden Jr. and Vice President Kamala Harris attend “Celebrating...

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Who is Jen Psaki? Biden's Press Secretary Pledges to Bring
Transparency Back

Who is Jen Psaki? Biden's Press Secretary Pledges to Bring...

Jen Psaki, the White House press secretary, conducted the first news briefing of...

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Biden’s Calls for Unity Are Already Being Tested in
Congress

Biden’s Calls for Unity Are Already Being Tested in Congress

The new president, like many before him, said he wanted to bring lawmakers together,...

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Biden bets big on immigration reform in opening move

Biden bets big on immigration reform in opening move

SAN DIEGO (AP) – For the opening salvo of his presidency, few expected Joe Biden...

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Tara Reade: Biden’s inauguration makes ‘difficult day for
survivors of sexual violence’

Tara Reade: Biden’s inauguration makes ‘difficult day for...

Former Senate staffer Tara Reade says watching the inauguration of President Biden...

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Immigrants cheered by possible citizenship path under
Biden

Immigrants cheered by possible citizenship path under Biden

HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) – Immigrants cheered President Joe Biden’s plan to provide...

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Divided SC Supreme Court rebukes Statehouse probe
prosecutor

Divided SC Supreme Court rebukes Statehouse probe prosecutor

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) – A divided South Carolina Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that...

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Garth Brooks Performs ‘Amazing Grace’ at
Inauguration

Garth Brooks Performs ‘Amazing Grace’ at Inauguration

Following President Biden’s inaugural speech that called for unity, Garth Brooks...

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Kamala Harris Swears In New Democratic Senators

Kamala Harris Swears In New Democratic Senators

Vice President Kamala Harris swore in three new senators Wednesday: Jon Ossoff and...

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The Inauguration Kept Crowds Out and Tried to Bring America
In

The Inauguration Kept Crowds Out and Tried to Bring America...

At President Biden’s made-for-TV swearing-in, rituals of normalcy ran into reminders...

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Watch Live: First White House Press Briefing of the Biden
Administration

Watch Live: First White House Press Briefing of the Biden...

Jen Psaki, the White House press secretary, holds her first briefing with reporters.

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A First for a First Lady: Jill Biden Will Balance Her Career
and East Wing Duties

A First for a First Lady: Jill Biden Will Balance Her Career...

Dr. Biden, who holds a doctorate in educational leadership, will continue to teach...

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Sen. Chuck Schumer Becomes New Senate Majority
Leader

Sen. Chuck Schumer Becomes New Senate Majority Leader

After Vice President Kamala Harris sworn in Sens. Jon Ossoff (D-Ga.) and Rev. Raphael...

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Biden to Cancel Trump’s 1776 Commission That Promotes
American Founding Values

Biden to Cancel Trump’s 1776 Commission That Promotes American...

President Joe Biden plans to cancel the Trump administration's 1776 Commission,...

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Idaho lawmakers tweak bill in power struggle with
governor

Idaho lawmakers tweak bill in power struggle with governor

BOISE, Idaho (AP) – House lawmakers fine-tuned legislation Wednesday in their power...

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Senate flips to Democrats as new senators, VP Harris change
balance of power

Senate flips to Democrats as new senators, VP Harris change...

Three new senators were sworn in Wednesday afternoon, delivering control of the...

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Kamala Harris Arrives Outside the White House

Kamala Harris Arrives Outside the White House

Vice President Kamala Harris walked to the White House following a visit to Arlington...

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Read President Biden's Full Inauguration Speech Transcript,
Annotated

Read President Biden's Full Inauguration Speech Transcript,...

President Biden used his Inaugural Address to urge Americans to come together to...

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Former Presidents Accompany Biden to Arlington National
Cemetery

Former Presidents Accompany Biden to Arlington National...

In a show of solidarity with former leaders, President Joe Biden paid his respects...

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Biden Walks Down Pennsylvania Avenue

Biden Walks Down Pennsylvania Avenue

President Biden strolled down Pennsylvania Avenue to the White House surrounded...

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Highlights From President Biden’s Inauguration

Highlights From President Biden’s Inauguration

President Joseph R. Biden Jr. was sworn in as the 46th President of the United States....

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In Trump’s Pardons, Disdain for Accountability

In Trump’s Pardons, Disdain for Accountability

President Donald J. Trump’s clemency actions underscored his animosity toward a...

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Survey Finds Proposals Favored by Bipartisan
Super-Majorities

Survey Finds Proposals Favored by Bipartisan Super-Majorities

Americans are deeply divided on many major issues facing the country, but a new...

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Joe Biden to Issue Executive Order Ending Border Wall
Construction

Joe Biden to Issue Executive Order Ending Border Wall Construction

President Joe Biden will issue an executive order suspending border wall construction,...

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Why Was Purple a Popular Color at the 2021
Inauguration?

Why Was Purple a Popular Color at the 2021 Inauguration?

Vice President Kamala Harris, Hillary Clinton and Michelle Obama all wore shades...

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Biden and Harris Attend Arlington National Cemetery
Ceremony

Biden and Harris Attend Arlington National Cemetery Ceremony

President Joseph R. Biden Jr. and Vice President Kamala Harris visited Arlington...

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Hahn Resigns as F.D.A. Commissioner; Woodcock Named Interim
Chief

Hahn Resigns as F.D.A. Commissioner; Woodcock Named Interim...

The Biden administration has yet to name a permanent chief of the Food and Drug...

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‘They Have Not Legitimately Won’: Pro-Trump Media Keeps the
Disinformation Flowing

‘They Have Not Legitimately Won’: Pro-Trump Media Keeps...

After Biden's inauguration, right-wing media outlets are pushing false voter-fraud...

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Yellen Vows to Curb China’s Economic Abuse by Deploying
‘Full Array of Tools’

Yellen Vows to Curb China’s Economic Abuse by Deploying...

Janet Yellen, President Joe Biden's pick for Treasury secretary, said Tuesday that...

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Surgeon General Jerome Adams Confirms Biden Team Asked Him
to Resign

Surgeon General Jerome Adams Confirms Biden Team Asked...

Surgeon General Jerome Adams has confirmed that the incoming Biden team requested...

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Wyoming Lawmaker Launches Primary Challenge Against Rep. Liz
Cheney After Impeachment Vote

Wyoming Lawmaker Launches Primary Challenge Against Rep....

A Wyoming legislator on Wednesday filed for the 2022 race for the congressional...

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After Biden Swearing In, NYPD Reevaluating Security at Trump
Tower

After Biden Swearing In, NYPD Reevaluating Security at...

New York police officers are reviewing the security presence at Trump Tower following...

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Feinstein Defends Cruz, Hawley Over Electoral College
Objections

Feinstein Defends Cruz, Hawley Over Electoral College Objections

Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) on Tuesday defended fellow Sens. Ted Cruz (R-Texas)...

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Supporters in Capitol React to Biden’s Inauguration, Amid
Heavy Security

Supporters in Capitol React to Biden’s Inauguration, Amid...

WASHINGTON—As Joe Biden took the oath to serve as the 46thpresident of the United...

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‘They Have Not Legitimately Won.’ Pro-Trump Media Keeps the
Disinformation Flowing.

‘They Have Not Legitimately Won.’ Pro-Trump Media Keeps...

After Biden's inauguration, right-wing media outlets are pushing false voter-fraud...

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Biden vowed to defeat domestic terrorism. The how is the
hard part.

Biden vowed to defeat domestic terrorism. The how is the...

In his inaugural address Wednesday, President Joe Biden declared the “rise of political...

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Senate racing to confirm Biden's intelligence chief on
Inauguration Day

Senate racing to confirm Biden's intelligence chief on...

Senate leaders are rushing to see if they can confirm Avril Haines to be President...

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Feds: Evidence shows well-laid plan by some Capitol
insurrectionists

Feds: Evidence shows well-laid plan by some Capitol insurrectionists

Federal investigators have begun piecing together evidence that some of the insurrectionists...

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Hillary Clinton touts unity as she takes a swipe at
Trump

Hillary Clinton touts unity as she takes a swipe at Trump

Hillary Clinton said Wednesday it mattered a “great deal” that President Biden was...

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Vatican spikes bishops’ letter to Biden warning ‘we cannot
stay silent’ on ‘injustice of abortion’

Vatican spikes bishops’ letter to Biden warning ‘we cannot...

Catholic bishops attempting to warn President Biden that they “cannot stay silent”...

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Trump grants clemency to 2 Minnesotans with drug
convictions

Trump grants clemency to 2 Minnesotans with drug convictions

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – President Donald Trump has granted clemency to two Minnesota...

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Mitt Romney: President Biden ‘can bring a brighter
day’

Mitt Romney: President Biden ‘can bring a brighter day’

Utah Sen. Mitt Romney, a staunch critic of former President Trump, said Wednesday...

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Joe Biden, Kamala Harris pay respects at Arlington with
Obamas, Bushes, Clintons

Joe Biden, Kamala Harris pay respects at Arlington with...

President Joseph R. Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris participated in a wreath-laying...

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Biden pressure forces Michael Pack out as head of Voice of
America oversight board

Biden pressure forces Michael Pack out as head of Voice...

Michael Pack, the chief executive officer of the U.S. Agency for Global Media that...

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Eric Trump: ‘The Best Is Yet to Come’

Eric Trump: ‘The Best Is Yet to Come’

Former President Donald Trump's children Eric, Ivanka, and Donald Jr. were among...

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Rep. Boebert Refutes Allegations She Provided
‘Reconnaissance’ at Capitol Building

Rep. Boebert Refutes Allegations She Provided ‘Reconnaissance’...

Newly-elected Rep. Lauren Boebert (R-Colo.) on Monday refuted accusations that she...

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Trump pardons dad charged in college admissions
scandal

Trump pardons dad charged in college admissions scandal

BOSTON (AP) – A prominent Miami developer and investor who was among a slew of wealthy...

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Rudy Giuliani: Barr ‘treacherous’ for saying election fraud
rhetoric precipitated Capitol riots

Rudy Giuliani: Barr ‘treacherous’ for saying election fraud...

President Trump‘s personal lawyer Rudolph W. Giuliani called former Attorney General...

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Indiana casino executive fighting state over ouster
order

Indiana casino executive fighting state over ouster order

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – A longtime heavyweight in Indiana’s gambling industry is fighting...

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Trouble at Russian customs proved dossier source:
Steele

Trouble at Russian customs proved dossier source: Steele

Dossier writer Christopher Steele told the FBI that he validated his myriad allegations...

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Ex-Rep. Hayes pardoned by Trump for role in bribery
scandal

Ex-Rep. Hayes pardoned by Trump for role in bribery scandal

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) – A former North Carolina congressman and state Republican Party...

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Jennifer Lopez Sings at Biden Inauguration

Jennifer Lopez Sings at Biden Inauguration

The singer and actress Jennifer Lopez sang “America the Beautiful” and “This Land...

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‘Democracy Has Prevailed’: Biden Calls for National
Unity

‘Democracy Has Prevailed’: Biden Calls for National Unity

President Joseph. R Biden Jr. emphasized the importance of unity in his first speech...

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Trump Pardons Hillel Nahmad, Madison Avenue Art
Dealer

Trump Pardons Hillel Nahmad, Madison Avenue Art Dealer

The New York dealer, scion of a powerful art world family, pleaded guilty to running...

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Poet Amanda Gorman Says America Can Be the ‘Light’ It
Needs

Poet Amanda Gorman Says America Can Be the ‘Light’ It Needs

Amanda Gorman, a 22-year-old poet, recited her poem “The Hill We Climb” at the inauguration...

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Kamala Harris, Michelle Obama and Hillary Clinton Wear
Purple at Inauguration

Kamala Harris, Michelle Obama and Hillary Clinton Wear...

Vice President Kamala Harris, Hillary Clinton and Michelle Obama all wore shades...

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House GOPers: Stop Throwing Away Unused CCP Virus
Vaccines

House GOPers: Stop Throwing Away Unused CCP Virus Vaccines

House Republicans Ted Budd of North Carolina and Mike Garcia of California want...

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Biden Sworn In as 46th President of the United
States

Biden Sworn In as 46th President of the United States

Joe Biden took the oath of office at noon on Jan. 20 to serve as the 46th president...

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Melania Trump Says ‘Being Your First Lady Was My Greatest
Honor’ in Final Farewell

Melania Trump Says ‘Being Your First Lady Was My Greatest...

First Lady Melania Trump gave a brief farewell speech at Joint Base Andrews in Maryland...

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Trump Grants Full Pardon to Al Pirro, Former Husband of Fox
News Host Jeanine Pirro

Trump Grants Full Pardon to Al Pirro, Former Husband of...

Former President Donald Trump, in one of his final acts as commander in chief before...

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Party Leaders, Former Presidents Arrive to Biden’s
Inauguration

Party Leaders, Former Presidents Arrive to Biden’s Inauguration

Former presidents and first ladies, and leaders from both parties attend the inauguration...

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TV Captures the End of a Tumultuous Presidency

TV Captures the End of a Tumultuous Presidency

As Trump completes his time in office with made-for-TV images, ABC’s George Stephanopoulos...

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Lady Gaga Sings the National Anthem

Lady Gaga Sings the National Anthem

At Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s inauguration as president of the United States, Lady Gaga...

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From Lincoln to Obama, Presidents Speak of Harsh Realities
in Inaugural Addresses

From Lincoln to Obama, Presidents Speak of Harsh Realities...

A president’s traditional first address to the nation has long been a herald of...

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Biden Is Sworn In as President

Biden Is Sworn In as President

Joseph R. Biden Jr. was sworn in as the 46th president of the United States by Chief...

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Biden Inaugurated as 46th President

Biden Inaugurated as 46th President

Joseph Robinette Biden Jr. and Kamala Devi Harris took the oath of office at a Capitol...

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Capitol Police Officer Who Diverted Mob Is a Harris
Escort

Capitol Police Officer Who Diverted Mob Is a Harris Escort

Officer Eugene Goodman has been hailed as a hero on Capitol Hill for preventing...

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Biden and Harris Attend Mass With Republican and Democratic
Leaders

Biden and Harris Attend Mass With Republican and Democratic...

President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris attended...

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Watch President Trump’s Final White House Departure

Watch President Trump’s Final White House Departure

On Wednesday, before President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. is sworn in, Mr. Trump...

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Inauguration Day 2021, in photos

Inauguration Day 2021, in photos

The sun rises behind the U.S. Capitol as preparations are made prior to the 59th...

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Watch Online Live: Biden-Harris Inauguration Day
2021

Watch Online Live: Biden-Harris Inauguration Day 2021

President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will both be sworn...

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Nation braces for transfer of power like no other

Nation braces for transfer of power like no other

Joe Biden and Kamala Harris will swear into office surrounded by armed guards in...

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Surgeon general to step down as Biden requested

Surgeon general to step down as Biden requested

President-elect Joe Biden has asked for the resignation of Surgeon General Jerome...

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Former Alabama lawmaker Ed Henry pardoned by Trump

Former Alabama lawmaker Ed Henry pardoned by Trump

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) – President Donald Trump on Wednesday pardoned an Alabama...

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Football great Brian Urlacher’s brother pardoned by
Trump

Football great Brian Urlacher’s brother pardoned by Trump

CHICAGO (AP) – The brother of Chicago Bears Hall of Fame linebacker Brian Urlacher,...

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Jared Huffman: ‘Low blow,’ ‘classless’ for Trump to skip
inauguration

Jared Huffman: ‘Low blow,’ ‘classless’ for Trump to skip...

Rep. Jared Huffman, California Democrat, slammed President Trump on Wednesday for...

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Honolulu Prosecutors Seek to Drop Charges Against Surgeon
General for Allegedly Flouting Virus Restrictions

Honolulu Prosecutors Seek to Drop Charges Against Surgeon...

Newly elected Honolulu Prosecuting Attorney Steve Alm has moved to dismiss the criminal...

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Texas Set to Bring Volley of Lawsuits Against Biden
Administration

Texas Set to Bring Volley of Lawsuits Against Biden Administration

With President-elect Joe Biden set to assume office and two newly-elected Georgia...

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Trump Predicts ‘Success’ for New Administration: ‘Going to
See Incredible Numbers’

Trump Predicts ‘Success’ for New Administration: ‘Going...

President Donald Trump, in his farewell speech on Wednesday morning, said he wished...

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DHS Secretary Nominee Alejandro Mayorkas Questioned by
Senate Panel

DHS Secretary Nominee Alejandro Mayorkas Questioned by...

Alejandro Mayorkas, President-elect Joe Biden's nominee to lead the Department of...

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17 GOP Representatives Tell Biden They’re Committed to
Working With Him

17 GOP Representatives Tell Biden They’re Committed to...

Over a dozen Republican members of the House of Representatives wrote to President-elect...

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Biden, Harris Attend Church on Inauguration Day

Biden, Harris Attend Church on Inauguration Day

President-elect Joe Biden, his wife Jill Biden, Vice President-elect Kamala Harris,...

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Trump Leaves Letter for Joe Biden: White House
Spokesman

Trump Leaves Letter for Joe Biden: White House Spokesman

White House press secretary Judd Deere confirmed to news outlets that President...

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In win for Austin, top Senate Democrat agrees to back
waiver

In win for Austin, top Senate Democrat agrees to back waiver

The incoming chair of the Senate Armed Services Committee said Wednesday that he'll...

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YouTube extends Trump ban for at least seven more
days

YouTube extends Trump ban for at least seven more days

YouTube extended its ban preventing President Trump from posting videos for an additional...

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Donald Trump’s full list of pardons

Donald Trump’s full list of pardons

Here is the complete list released by the White House early Wednesday of 73 pardons...

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Joe Biden plan expands legal immigration, offers citizenship
to illegal immigrants

Joe Biden plan expands legal immigration, offers citizenship...

President-elect Joseph R. Biden is proposing a significant increase in legal immigration...

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Marjorie Taylor Greene warns GOP the base is loyal to Donald
Trump — not the party

Marjorie Taylor Greene warns GOP the base is loyal to Donald...

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene warned fellow Republicans Wednesday the base of the...

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Joe Biden attends church before the swearing-in
ceremony

Joe Biden attends church before the swearing-in ceremony

President-elect Joseph R. Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris attended...

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Officer to face disciplinary charges in road rage
shooting

Officer to face disciplinary charges in road rage shooting

NEW YORK (AP) – The New York Police Department will bring disciplinary charges against...

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Trump leaves White House for last time, promises to return
‘in some form’

Trump leaves White House for last time, promises to return...

President Trump left the White House for the last time on Wednesday morning, vowing...

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Trump Leaves Washington, Tells Supporters: ‘We Will Be Back
in Some Form’

Trump Leaves Washington, Tells Supporters: ‘We Will Be...

President Donald Trump on Jan. 20 left Washington for Florida, hours before President-elect...

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Trump commutes sentence of ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame
Kilpatrick

Trump commutes sentence of ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick

DETROIT (AP) – President Donald Trump has commuted the prison sentence of former...

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Joe Biden announces Day One erasure of Trump legacy

Joe Biden announces Day One erasure of Trump legacy

Border wall construction will be halted, the travel ban will be erased, and the...

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Donald Trump revokes ethics rule that banned White House
staffers from lobbying

Donald Trump revokes ethics rule that banned White House...

President Trump, in one of his final acts in office on early Wednesday, revoked...

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No pardons by Donald Trump for Edward Snowden, Julian
Assange

No pardons by Donald Trump for Edward Snowden, Julian Assange

Fugitive national security contractor Edward Snowden and WikiLeaks founder Julian...

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Joe Biden will reverse WHO withdrawal, restore health team
on security council

Joe Biden will reverse WHO withdrawal, restore health team...

President-elect Joseph R. Biden will reverse President Trump’s decision to withdraw...

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Joe Biden Will Be Sworn In on a Family Bible at
Inauguration

Joe Biden Will Be Sworn In on a Family Bible at Inauguration

He’s used the same Bible as far back as 1973. It was also used by his son Beau.

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Pelosi ‘Not Concerned’ About Contents of Laptop Stolen From
Office

Pelosi ‘Not Concerned’ About Contents of Laptop Stolen...

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said she's not concerned about what was on...

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Biden to Rely on Executive Orders, Appointees to Push
Progressive Agenda

Biden to Rely on Executive Orders, Appointees to Push Progressive...

News Analysis While former Vice President Joe Biden is set to be inaugurated on...

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McConnell Pushes to Preserve Filibuster in Divided Senate’s
Power-Sharing Agreement

McConnell Pushes to Preserve Filibuster in Divided Senate’s...

Senate leaders on Tuesday failed to reach an agreement on sharing power in the upper...

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Graham Calls on McConnell to ‘Unequivocally’ Denounce Fresh
Trump Impeachment

Graham Calls on McConnell to ‘Unequivocally’ Denounce Fresh...

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) should condemn the fresh effort to...

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Rep. Cohen’s Smearing of National Guard ‘Pretty Outrageous’:
Georgia Governor

Rep. Cohen’s Smearing of National Guard ‘Pretty Outrageous’:...

The suggestion that any troop who didn't vote for President-elect Joe Biden could...

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Biden’s Defense Secretary Pick Vows to ‘Rid Our Ranks of
Racists and Extremists’

Biden’s Defense Secretary Pick Vows to ‘Rid Our Ranks of...

Retired Army Gen. Lloyd Austin said on Tuesday that, if confirmed as President-elect...

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Psaki: Biden's Mass with congressional leaders 'the
beginning of a path forward' towards unity

Psaki: Biden's Mass with congressional leaders 'the beginning...

Incoming White House press secretary Jen Psaki said Wednesday it was personally...

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Watch Live: President Trump Departs Washington

Watch Live: President Trump Departs Washington

Watch live coverage of the inauguration of Joseph R. Biden Jr. as the next president...

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Biden Takes the Wheel

Biden Takes the Wheel

The U.S. changes hands at a time of national crisis: This is your morning tip sheet.

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Inauguration Day: Livestream and Analysis

Inauguration Day: Livestream and Analysis

Join New York Times reporters for live coverage of Inauguration Day as President...

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Trump Signs Order for Study of Veterans Who Served at Toxic
Base in Uzbekistan

Trump Signs Order for Study of Veterans Who Served at Toxic...

As one of his final acts, President Donald Trump signed an executive order aimed...

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Trump’s Anti-Communist Legacy

Trump’s Anti-Communist Legacy

President Donald Trump didn't campaign in 2016 on a promise to confront the global...

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‘Like a Ghost’ in the White House: The Last Days of the
Trump Presidency

‘Like a Ghost’ in the White House: The Last Days of the...

During his last days in the White House, Donald Trump spent a lot of time thinking...

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The hard part for Kamala Harris will come after she makes
history

The hard part for Kamala Harris will come after she makes...

When Kamala Harris takes the oath of office Wednesday she will be carrying the hopes,...

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Biden Wants to Unite the Country. How Can He Do It?

Biden Wants to Unite the Country. How Can He Do It?

When Joe Biden assumes control of the White House on Wednesday, his message of “unity”...

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What the world wants from John Kerry

What the world wants from John Kerry

As the incoming U.S. climate envoy, John Kerry will be the global face of President-elect...

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Biden team fears rocky transition may have revealed only
'tip of the iceberg' of state of executive branch

Biden team fears rocky transition may have revealed only...

Joe Biden’s transition team had no illusions about the chaos they were inheriting...

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Biden’s Covid fight meets a big test: Red-state
politics

Biden’s Covid fight meets a big test: Red-state politics

Joe Biden has promised to unite the states to vanquish the coronavirus. And he may...

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Biden ready to release immigration bill after
inauguration

Biden ready to release immigration bill after inauguration

President-elect Joe Biden on Wednesday will fulfill a promise to release a day one...

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Biden kills Keystone XL permit, again

Biden kills Keystone XL permit, again

President-elect Joe Biden formally announced on Wednesday he would revoke a key...

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Biden plans 15 executive actions on his first day in
office

Biden plans 15 executive actions on his first day in office

President-elect Joe Biden is planning a blitz of unilateral action shortly after...

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Poll: Biden gets modest 'honeymoon' ahead of
inauguration

Poll: Biden gets modest 'honeymoon' ahead of inauguration

When Joe Biden enters the White House on Wednesday, he’ll be taking office with...

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Do You Know Where the Vice President Lives?

Do You Know Where the Vice President Lives?

Kamala Harris and her husband, Doug Emhoff, will reside at Number One Observatory...

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Raphael Warnock and the Solitude of the Black
Senator

Raphael Warnock and the Solitude of the Black Senator

The Georgia pastor will be just the 11th Black U.S. senator. His victory came amid...

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Donald Trump pardons, clemency benefit more than 140
people

Donald Trump pardons, clemency benefit more than 140 people

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump pardoned former chief strategist Steve Bannon...

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Boats emerge from Sahara sand to transport migrants to
Spain

Boats emerge from Sahara sand to transport migrants to...

DAKHLA, Western Sahara (AP) – Beneath a star-packed sky in the Sahara, smugglers...

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Biden inauguration: Trump to leave White House for Florida
before ceremony - live updates

Biden inauguration: Trump to leave White House for Florida...

Joe Biden heads to inauguration in city scarred by last days of Trump Inauguration...

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Trump revokes rule preventing White House staff from
lobbying

Trump revokes rule preventing White House staff from lobbying

After campaigning on a promise to “drain the swamp,” Donald Trump ended his presidency...

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Trump pardons dozens, including Steve Bannon, as he exits
White House

Trump pardons dozens, including Steve Bannon, as he exits...

President Donald Trump handed out dozens of pardons and commutations late Tuesday,...

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Trump Grants Pardons to 73 People, Commutes Sentences of 70
More

Trump Grants Pardons to 73 People, Commutes Sentences of...

President Donald Trump has granted pardons to 73 individuals and commuted the sentences...

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Trump Pardons Former White House Strategist Steve Bannon in
Wave of Pardons, Commutations

Trump Pardons Former White House Strategist Steve Bannon...

President Donald Trump on Tuesday granted pardons to dozens of individuals, including...

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Joe Biden’s Long Road to the Presidency

Joe Biden’s Long Road to the Presidency

Joe Biden’s journey from local government to the White House spanned half a century,...

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Donald Trump pardons Steve Bannon: Report

Donald Trump pardons Steve Bannon: Report

President Trump reportedly issued a pre-emptive clemency order late Tuesday night...

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Pelosi says Trump could be accessory to murder after Capitol
riot

Pelosi says Trump could be accessory to murder after Capitol...

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says President Donald Trump could be an accessory to...

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Warnock, Ossoff Set to Be Sworn Into Senate Wednesday
Afternoon

Warnock, Ossoff Set to Be Sworn Into Senate Wednesday Afternoon

Democrats are set to regain Senate control on Wednesday afternoon after Georgia...

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Steele Leaked to Media Because FBI Reopened Clinton-Email
Case, New Documents Show

Steele Leaked to Media Because FBI Reopened Clinton-Email...

Declassified notes of the FBI’s interview with former British spy Christopher Steele...

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Trump Issues Memo Protecting Some Venezuelans Living in US
From Deportation

Trump Issues Memo Protecting Some Venezuelans Living in...

President Donald Trump on Tuesday has approved the deferral of deportation of eligible...

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United Kingdom's pitch to Biden: We'll work with you on
China

United Kingdom's pitch to Biden: We'll work with you on...

London hopes to distinguish itself from Brussels, whose new investment deal with...

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As Biden prepares to take office, Trump lawyers ask judge
for help in tax return fight

As Biden prepares to take office, Trump lawyers ask judge...

President Trump’s lawyers are asking a federal judge for a conference call Wednesday...

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Stephen King mocks Kayleigh McEnany: ‘Enjoy your next job as
a cocktail waitress in Tampa’

Stephen King mocks Kayleigh McEnany: ‘Enjoy your next job...

Famed author Stephen King disparaged Kayleigh McEnany in terms widely disparaged...

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Trump Issues Executive Order to Further Combat ‘Malicious’
Foreign Cyber Activities

Trump Issues Executive Order to Further Combat ‘Malicious’...

President Donald Trump on his last full day in office issued an executive order...

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Writing a speech for Biden can be hell. And that was before
the inaugural.

Writing a speech for Biden can be hell. And that was before...

Joe Biden paces as he dictates long portions of his speeches to aides, spinning...

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Trump grants Venezuelans temporary legal status on his way
out

Trump grants Venezuelans temporary legal status on his...

President Donald Trump on Tuesday announced he will offer Venezuelan exiles protection...

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Donald Trump orders further declassification of FBI
‘Crossfire Hurricane’ documents

Donald Trump orders further declassification of FBI ‘Crossfire...

President Trump on his last night in office ordered the declassification of more...

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Alejandro Mayorkas says Biden wants to grant citizenship to
most illegals

Alejandro Mayorkas says Biden wants to grant citizenship...

Abolishing Immigration and Customs Enforcement is a nonstarter and the fate of the...

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Richard Burr insider trading probe closed without criminal
charges, lawyer says

Richard Burr insider trading probe closed without criminal...

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department has closed an insider trading investigation...

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5 Trump policies likely to remain in Biden
administration

5 Trump policies likely to remain in Biden administration

President-elect Joseph R. Biden wants to immediately reverse much of what President...

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Joe Biden eyes executive orders as ‘common ground’ remains
elusive

Joe Biden eyes executive orders as ‘common ground’ remains...

Joseph R. Biden will be sworn in Wednesday as the 46th president, realizing a lifelong...

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Bill Sammon and Chris Stirewalt, Fox News political
executives, out after Arizona call for Joe Biden

Bill Sammon and Chris Stirewalt, Fox News political executives,...

NEW YORK — Two of Fox News Channel’s top news executives involved in the controversial...

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Donald Trump wants to create new ‘Patriot Party’:
Report

Donald Trump wants to create new ‘Patriot Party’: Report

President Trump reportedly wants to create a third party once he leaves office....

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Donald Trump grants deportation amnesty to
Venezuelans

Donald Trump grants deportation amnesty to Venezuelans

President Trump issued a directive Tuesday creating a temporary deportation amnesty...

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Joe Biden pressed not to cancel Keystone XL pipeline by
Canadian tribes

Joe Biden pressed not to cancel Keystone XL pipeline by...

Canadian tribes invested in the Keystone XL are pushing back against President-elect...

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NASA’s Decision for Moon Rocket: Test Again or Prepare for
Launch?

NASA’s Decision for Moon Rocket: Test Again or Prepare...

The booster of the Space Launch System was in good condition after a test was cut...

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Deepening Schism, McConnell Says Trump ‘Provoked’ Capitol
Mob

Deepening Schism, McConnell Says Trump ‘Provoked’ Capitol...

The Senate majority leader’s remarks were the clearest signal yet that he has come...

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Blinken Sees Renewed Role for Congress in Foreign
Policy

Blinken Sees Renewed Role for Congress in Foreign Policy

Antony J. Blinken, the secretary of state nominee, said at his confirmation hearing...

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Biden: ‘To Heal, We Must Remember’

Biden: ‘To Heal, We Must Remember’

On Tuesday, the eve of his inauguration as the 46th president of the United States,...

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Trump Orders Declassification of Some Crossfire Hurricane
Documents

Trump Orders Declassification of Some Crossfire Hurricane...

President Donald Trump has ordered the declassification of previously confidential...

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Video: John Solomon: Capitol Attack Security Failures; What
Crossfire Hurricane Declassified Docs Will Show

Video: John Solomon: Capitol Attack Security Failures;...

Days before the shocking events of January 6, the Pentagon chief expressed concerns...

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In Confirmation Hearings, Biden Aides Indicate Tough
Approach on China

In Confirmation Hearings, Biden Aides Indicate Tough Approach...

Hearings for Biden nominees for top intelligence, diplomacy and military posts offered...

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In Farewell Video, Trump Repeats Familiar Falsehoods

In Farewell Video, Trump Repeats Familiar Falsehoods

The remarks contained some of the staples of his four years of inaccurate claims.

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On Night Before Inauguration, Biden Leads Mourning for Virus
Victims

On Night Before Inauguration, Biden Leads Mourning for...

“To heal we must remember,” Mr. Biden said, standing in front of the Reflecting...

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Fox News Fires a Key Player in Its Election Night
Coverage

Fox News Fires a Key Player in Its Election Night Coverage

The politics editor who defended the network’s accurate projection that Biden had...

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Biden to Announce Broad Plan to Reverse Trump Immigration
Policies

Biden to Announce Broad Plan to Reverse Trump Immigration...

Legislation he will propose on his first day as president will give undocumented...

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They failed spectacularly in ’88. Now, these Biden aides are
getting sweet redemption.

They failed spectacularly in ’88. Now, these Biden aides...

Joe Biden’s first presidential campaign in 1988 ended in such disaster that veterans...

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'Are you QAnon?': One Trump official's brush with an
internet cult gone horribly wrong

'Are you QAnon?': One Trump official's brush with an internet...

The deadly insurrection in the nation’s capital this month brought intense public...

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Burr says DOJ ‘closed’ insider trading probe without
charges

Burr says DOJ ‘closed’ insider trading probe without charges

The Justice Department has concluded its insider trading investigation into Sen....

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‘Trump Was Right’ With Tougher Approach to China: Biden’s
Top Diplomat Nominee

‘Trump Was Right’ With Tougher Approach to China: Biden’s...

President-elect Joe Biden's nominee for secretary of state, Antony Blinken, said...

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Storming of the Capitol Building ‘Hard to Compare’ to 9/11:
John Solomon

Storming of the Capitol Building ‘Hard to Compare’ to 9/11:...

John Solomon, senior journalist and founder of Just The News, said on Monday that...

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Small Business Admin Proposes to Make Faith-Based
Organizations Eligible for Relief

Small Business Admin Proposes to Make Faith-Based Organizations...

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) hasproposed a rule that would make...

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Trump authorizes DOJ to declassify Russia probe
documents

Trump authorizes DOJ to declassify Russia probe documents

President Donald Trump on Tuesday authorized the declassification of a set of documents...

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Republicans take on Biden's Cabinet, but without the
Trumpian fury

Republicans take on Biden's Cabinet, but without the Trumpian...

Senate Republicans are ready to move on from the chaos of Donald Trump’s presidency...

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Cuomo warns of tax hikes, dire cuts if feds can't find
$15B

Cuomo warns of tax hikes, dire cuts if feds can't find...

ALBANY, N.Y. — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo had one overriding message Tuesday as...

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Homeland Security Nominee Refuses to Commit to Keeping
Current Border Wall

Homeland Security Nominee Refuses to Commit to Keeping...

WASHINGTON—The nominee to head the Department of Homeland Security under president-elect...

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Sen. Josh Hawley Delays Quick Confirmation of Biden’s
Homeland Security Nominee

Sen. Josh Hawley Delays Quick Confirmation of Biden’s Homeland...

Sen. Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) said on Tuesday he would place a hold on President-elect...

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‘Trump Was Right in Taking a Tougher Approach to China’:
Biden’s Top Diplomat Nominee

‘Trump Was Right in Taking a Tougher Approach to China’:...

President-elect Joe Biden's nominee for secretary of state, Antony Blinken, said...

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Prosecute Trump? Biden Is Wary, but His Voters Are
Eager

Prosecute Trump? Biden Is Wary, but His Voters Are Eager

Urging unity, the president-elect has tried to focus on his policy plans. But many...

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11th-hour deal strips FDA oversight of genetically modified
animals

11th-hour deal strips FDA oversight of genetically modified...

The Health and Human Services Department has agreed to an industry-backed plan to...

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‘He Was the Ringmaster in the Demise of His Own
Circus’

‘He Was the Ringmaster in the Demise of His Own Circus’

Not quite five years ago, as Donald Trump emerged unexpectedly as the favorite to...

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The Education of Josh Hawley

The Education of Josh Hawley

The Stanford historian David M. Kennedy has spent a career as an authority on American...

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Arkansas Senate OKs ‘Stand Your Ground’ bill, sends to
House

Arkansas Senate OKs ‘Stand Your Ground’ bill, sends to...

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) – The Arkansas Senate on Tuesday passed legislation easing...