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Biden prepares sweeping order on climate-related risks

Biden prepares sweeping order on climate-related risks

4 minutes ago   |   Politico

President Joe Biden is preparing to instruct federal agencies to take sweeping action to combat climate-related financial risks to government and the economy, including moves...
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No more pets for debts: Russian parliament approves law to ban bailiffs from taking household animals as repayment for money owed

No more pets for debts: Russian parliament approves law to ban bailiffs from taking household animals as repayment for money owed

3 hours ago   |   RT

Russia's parliament passed a bill that will, once signed into law, prohibit pets from being taken away from their owners by bailiffs as repayment for debt. Currently, cats and...
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States Must Help Schools Tackle the Climate Crisis-Beyond What's On the Curriculum

5 hours ago   |   Time

Climate change is affecting every facet of our society, and its impacts will only become more dire. In 2020, there were 22 different billion-dollar climate disasters in the...
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Harris' hopeless ‘root cause' prescription for the border

Harris' hopeless ‘root cause' prescription for the border

18 hours ago   |   New York Post

It's worse than we thought: Vice President Kamala Harris just identified the “root cause” of the surge in illegal migrants at the southern border: climate change. There's “the...
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Epic drought means water crisis on Oregon-California border

20 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

Hundreds of farmers who rely on a massive irrigation project that spans the Oregon-California border learned Wednesday they will get a tiny fraction of the water they need amid...
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22 Democratic lawmakers want Biden to include a pathway to citizenship in his infrastructure plan

22 Democratic lawmakers want Biden to include a pathway to citizenship in his infrastructure plan

22 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement With President Joe Biden yet to unveil the details of the second part of his $4 trillion infrastructure plan, a group of Democratic lawmakers is urging...
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Molson Coors Buys Its Sixth Craft Brewery

1 day ago   |   Forbes

Tru Colors' revolutionary business model helps boost the brewery's stated commitment to diversity and communities of color
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Colorado agricultural burn turns into almost 900-acre wildfire

Colorado agricultural burn turns into almost 900-acre wildfire

1 day ago   |   New York Post

An agricultural burn in Colorado has scorched almost 900 acres, authorities said Monday night. In a statement posted to Facebook, the Rio Blanco County Sheriff's Office said...
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211K Pounds Of Ground Turkey Sold As Wegmans Or Nature Promise Brands Could Be Contaminated With Salmonella

211K Pounds Of Ground Turkey Sold As Wegmans Or Nature Promise Brands Could Be Contaminated With Salmonella

1 day ago   |   CBS

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service issued a public health alert for about 211,406 pounds of raw ground turkey products...
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Biden Administration Request Gives Boost To Agriculture Budget

2 days ago   |   Forbes

The Biden Administration's discretionary budget request gave agriculture a big step up in funding.
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Democrats unveil plan to pack Supreme Court with 13 justices

Democrats unveil plan to pack Supreme Court with 13 justices

Democratic politicians on Thursday unveiled their plans to expand the US Supreme Court from the current nine justices to 13 - a proposal that has been roundly criticized as... Read more ...

Mercedes-Benz unveils its first EV for the US, the luxurious EQS sedan with...

Mercedes-Benz unveils its first EV for the US, the luxurious EQS sedan with a 478-mile range and screens galore

Summary List Placement Mercedes is jumping into the US electric-vehicle market at long last. On Thursday, the German automaker took the wraps off of its first US-market EV, the... Read more ...

County Executive Barry Glassman announces run for Maryland Comptroller

County Executive Barry Glassman announces run for Maryland Comptroller

Harford County Executive Barry Glassman has announced his plans to run for Maryland comptroller in 2022. Read more ...

COVID-19 Update: Allegheny County reports 403 new cases

COVID-19 Update: Allegheny County reports 403 new cases

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Speaker Pelosi throws cold water on a progressive bill that would expand the...

Speaker Pelosi throws cold water on a progressive bill that would expand the Supreme Court to 13 seats

Summary List Placement House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday said she does not support a newly-introduced bill to expand the Supreme Court and has "no plans to bring it to the... Read more ...

Alex Rodriguez shows off his Jennifer Lopez shrine hours before split

Alex Rodriguez shows off his Jennifer Lopez shrine hours before split

A-Rod isn't over his split from J.Lo just yet. Read more ...

Family of 3-year-old meets man who gave life-saving bone marrow donation

Family of 3-year-old meets man who gave life-saving bone marrow donation

Avery Cook was diagnosed with leukemia when he was one year old. He needed a bone marrow donation to survive. Read more ...

$4.2B Baltimore County budget provides 'record education funding'

$4.2B Baltimore County budget provides 'record education funding'

Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski submitted a $4.2 billion budget proposal for fiscal year 2022. Read more ...

Chauvin won't testify at murder trial in Floyd's death

Chauvin won't testify at murder trial in Floyd's death

MINNEAPOLIS - The defense at the murder trial of former Officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd wrapped up its case Thursday without putting Chauvin on the stand... Read more ...

Signs Of Economic Boom Emerge As Retail Sales Surge, Jobless Claims Hit...

Signs Of Economic Boom Emerge As Retail Sales Surge, Jobless Claims Hit Pandemic Low

Retail sales jumped nearly 10% in March, as shoppers, flush with $1,400 relief payments, are feeling more confident about venturing out. Weekly unemployment claims dropped to a... Read more ...