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House Passes Broad Elections Overhaul Likely to Stall in Senate

51 minutes ago   |   Bloomberg

The U.S. House of Representatives passed a landmark bill on Wednesday to overhaul U.S. elections amid a pitched partisan battle sparked in part by false claims of fraud in the...
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AP Week in Pictures, Middle East

1 hour ago   |   ABC News

This photo gallery highlights some of the most compelling images made or published by Associated Press photographers in the Middle East, Afghanistan & Pakistan Region between...
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Interpol busted an international criminal network creating counterfeit COVID-19 vaccines to cash in on the virus

Interpol busted an international criminal network creating counterfeit COVID-19 vaccines to cash in on the virus

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Interpol, the International Criminal Police Organization, announced on Wednesday it had broken up a global criminal network smuggling vials of fake...
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As Palestinians Clamor for Vaccine, Their Leaders Divert Doses to Favored Few

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

Amid a debate about Israel's duty to supply vaccines to Palestinians living under occupation, Palestinian leaders are facing criticism for siphoning off some of the few...
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The U.K. Got Covid Vaccines Right. How?

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

Just a few weeks ago, Britain looked sickly and alone. Then things started to go very well indeed.
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THB Bagelry & Deli set to open in Owings Mills in May after delay due to COVID

3 hours ago   |   Baltimore Sun

THB Bagelry & Deli is set to open in Owings Mills in May after being delayed by almost a year due to the coronavirus.
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California to give 40% of vaccine doses to vulnerable areas

California to give 40% of vaccine doses to vulnerable areas

3 hours ago   |   KCRA

California will begin setting aside 40% of all vaccine doses for the state's most vulnerable neighborhoods in an effort to inoculate people most at risk from the coronavirus...
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Santa Clara Co. businesses take methodical approach to red tier re-openings

4 hours ago   |   ABC

As part of state's reopening framework, the easing of certain restrictions in the red tier will provide a much-needed boost to struggling businesses, but not all of them are in...
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School Reopenings & the Fallacy of Complete Safety

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An Immune System Boost Can Help Your Body Fight COVID

An Immune System Boost Can Help Your Body Fight COVID

5 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Infectious disease experts say if you're getting vaccinated, it can't hurt to boost your immune system beforehand. Having a strong immune system will also help...
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The House passed a police reform bill named for George Floyd that would ban...

The House passed a police reform bill named for George Floyd that would ban choke holds and 'qualified immunity' for officers

Summary List Placement The US House of Representatives passed the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act late Wednesday, in a party-line vote on the most ambitious policing... Read more ...

T.J. McConnell's triple-double: Just how crazy was it?

T.J. McConnell's triple-double: Just how crazy was it?

The Pacers backup guard did something no other NBA player had done, officially, in 48 years. Read more ...

Texas power grid operator axes its CEO after deadly blackout caused by...

Texas power grid operator axes its CEO after deadly blackout caused by winter storm

The entity delivering power to most of Texas has decided to fire its CEO, as it faces criticism for failing to prepare the power grid for last month's winter storm and leaving... Read more ...

Former NFL Pro Bowler Kellen Winslow II Sentenced To 14 Years For Sex Crimes

Former NFL Pro Bowler Kellen Winslow II Sentenced To 14 Years For Sex Crimes

A San Diego judge said Kellen Winslow II preyed on especially vulnerable women, including a homeless woman and an unconscious teen. Read more ...

USC routs Stanford 79-42 to stay in hunt for Pac-12 title

USC routs Stanford 79-42 to stay in hunt for Pac-12 title

LOS ANGELES - Tahj Eaddy scored 16 points on 6-of-8 shooting and Southern California routed Stanford 79-42 on Wednesday night, snapping a two-game skid and keeping the Trojans... Read more ...

House Passes Landmark Voting Rights Bill, Setting Up First Major Filibuster...

House Passes Landmark Voting Rights Bill, Setting Up First Major Filibuster Fight

The sweeping reform bill would nullify the new wave of voter restrictions that Republicans are pushing at the state level. Read more ...

Texas power grid CEO is fired following widespread outages during winter storms

Texas power grid CEO is fired following widespread outages during winter storms

Following widespread power outages that left many in the dark for days, the head of the organization overseeing the state's power grid has been fired. Read more ...

The US House passes H.R. 1, a major voting rights and campaign finance...

The US House passes H.R. 1, a major voting rights and campaign finance reform package

Summary List Placement The House passed H.R. 1, Democrats' flagship democracy reform and voting rights legislative package, in a Wednesday nightvote. The bill, dubbed the For... Read more ...

Caps edge Bruins 2-1 in SO in Chara's return to Boston

Caps edge Bruins 2-1 in SO in Chara's return to Boston

BOSTON - Jakub Vrana had the only score in the shootout and the Washington Capitals beat the Bruins 2-1 Wednesday night in Zdeno Chara's return to Boston. Read more ...

Michael Brown's father, Ferguson activists demand $20M from BLM

Michael Brown's father, Ferguson activists demand $20M from BLM

The father of Michael Brown and other activists from Ferguson, Missouri, are demanding financial support from Black Lives Matter after the organization revealed it raised over... Read more ...