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Judge bars Biden from enforcing 100-day deportation ban

1 day ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   10 articles

HOUSTON - A federal judge on Tuesday barred the U.S. government from enforcing a 100-day deportation moratorium that is a key immigration priority of President Joe Biden. U.S...
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President Joe Biden chooses the 'Resolute Desk' for his Oval Office

President Joe Biden chooses the 'Resolute Desk' for his Oval Office

1 day ago   |   WCVB

The same desk has now been used in the Oval Office by eight presidents in total, including Barack Obama and Donald Trump.
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Biden, in First Call With Putin, Presses on Navalny, Treaty

1 day ago   |   Bloomberg   |   5 articles

Washington - President Joe Biden had his first call with Vladimir Putin on Tuesday, raising concerns about the arrest of opposition figure Alexei Navalny while pressing the...
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Tony Blinken confirmed as Joe Biden's secretary of state

Tony Blinken confirmed as Joe Biden's secretary of state

1 day ago   |   New York Post   |   7 articles

The Senate on Tuesday easily confirmed Tony Blinken to be President Joe Biden's secretary of state. Blinken won broad bipartisan support in the 78-22 vote. He previously was...
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Blinken confirmed as secretary of State

Blinken confirmed as secretary of State

1 day ago   |   Politico   |   7 articles

Antony Blinken was confirmed as secretary of State on Tuesday, taking the reins of U.S. foreign policy amid major global challenges and following years of turmoil at the State...
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Russia diplomat hails progress in nuclear pact talks with US

1 day ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

MOSCOW - A senior Russian diplomat said Tuesday that Moscow and Washington were making quick progress to negotiate an extension of their last remaining nuclear arms control...
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Senate confirms Antony Blinken as Biden's secretary of state

Senate confirms Antony Blinken as Biden's secretary of state

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   7 articles

Summary List Placement The Senate voted 78-22 on Tuesday to confirm Antony Blinken as secretary of state, ushering in a new era of American diplomacy. Blinken, who formerly...
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Amazon is officially America's favorite grocery store, thanks to a pandemic-driven boost to online shopping

Amazon is officially America's favorite grocery store, thanks to a pandemic-driven boost to online shopping

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement In 2020, with consumer priorities changing to fit into a post-COVID world, Amazon was the favorite choice among grocery store retailers. Amazon beat out...
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Biden Plans To Limit Private Prisons And Transfer Of Military Equipment To Police

Biden Plans To Limit Private Prisons And Transfer Of Military Equipment To Police

1 day ago   |   The Huffington Post

Some of the Biden administration's actions will reinstate policies at the Justice Department that were in effect during the Obama administration.
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General Electric surges after earnings show strong cash flow and improving profitability

General Electric surges after earnings show strong cash flow and improving profitability

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement General Electric stock surged as much as 10% on Tuesday before paring gains after the company reported strong cash flow and improving profitability in...
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Feds Get First Conviction in Plot to Kidnap Governor

Feds Get First Conviction in Plot to Kidnap Governor

One of six men accused of plotting to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer pleaded guilty Wednesday and agreed to testify against the other five suspects. Ty Garbin, a... Read more ...

Jennifer King named NFL's 1st Black female assistant position coach

Jennifer King named NFL's 1st Black female assistant position coach

Jennifer King is just the second woman in league history to be an assistant position coach after Tampa Bay's assistant defensive line coach Lori Locust. Read more ...

No Mardi Gras parades, so thousands make 'house floats'

No Mardi Gras parades, so thousands make 'house floats'

You just can't keep a good city down, especially when Mardi Gras is coming. Read more ...

Biden aims for most ambitious US effort on climate change

Biden aims for most ambitious US effort on climate change

President Joe Biden is undertaking the most ambitious effort ever to cut America's oil, gas and coal emissions and stave off the worst effects of climate change. Read more ...

January has been the deadliest month for COVID-19 with nearly 80,000 lives...

January has been the deadliest month for COVID-19 with nearly 80,000 lives lost so far in the US

The grim milestone underpins the growing demand from state officials for more vaccines so that Americans can be inoculated more quickly. Read more ...

'I couldn't believe it': Customer leaves huge tip for restaurant's entire staff

'I couldn't believe it': Customer leaves huge tip for restaurant's entire staff

The customer left a $2,021 cash tip and a note. Read more ...

FDA places all alcohol-based hand sanitizers from Mexico on 'import alert'

FDA places all alcohol-based hand sanitizers from Mexico on 'import alert'

Alcohol-based hand sanitizers from Mexico will now be subject to heightened scrutiny, and FDA staff may detain shipments. Read more ...

Inaugural poet, Harvard grad, Amanda Gorman to participate in Super Bowl...

Inaugural poet, Harvard grad, Amanda Gorman to participate in Super Bowl coin toss

Amanda Gorman will recite a poem about the impact of the three honorary Super Bowl captains. Read more ...

Walgreens stock spikes after tapping Starbucks exec Roz Brewer as new CEO

Walgreens stock spikes after tapping Starbucks exec Roz Brewer as new CEO

Walgreens' stock price got a boost Wednesday with Starbucks honcho Roz Brewer poised to take over as the pharmacy chain's new CEO. Shares in the Illinois-based drugstore giant... Read more ...

Mets name Zack Scott acting GM after Jared Porter firing

Mets name Zack Scott acting GM after Jared Porter firing

The Mets are moving forward with Zack Scott as their acting general manager, the team announced Wednesday, after they fired GM Jared Porter for sending lewd text messages to a... Read more ...