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How Joe Biden's Stimulus Deal Compares With Donald Trump's First on 5 Key Issues

22 minutes ago   |   Newsweek

The Senate has cleared President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion COVID bill, titled the American Rescue Plan, almost a year after the $2 trillion CARES Act was signed into law.
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Ted Cruz's claims about undocumented people getting $1,400 stimulus checks were shot down by Dick Durbin as 'just plain false'

Ted Cruz's claims about undocumented people getting $1,400 stimulus checks were shot down by Dick Durbin as 'just plain false'

49 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Senator Dick Durbin on Saturday offered a searing rebuttal to claims made by Senator Ted Cruz about undocumented immigrants getting stimulus checks, as...
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'We can do big things,' Schumer says as Senate approves aid

'We can do big things,' Schumer says as Senate approves aid

54 minutes ago   |   WYFF

Senate passage of the sweeping relief bill Saturday puts President Joe Biden's top priority closer to becoming law.
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Biden to Sign Order Meant to Make Voting Easier

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

The executive order is relatively limited in scope. It calls upon officials at federal agencies to study and potentially expand access to voter registration materials.
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Ottawa faces Calgary, aims to end road losing streak

2 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

Ottawa Senators vs. Calgary Flames
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Indoor dining, potential stimulus money to aid Bay Area restaurant revival

4 hours ago   |   ABC

Restaurants could soon see some financial relief in the $1.9 trillion stimulus bill that just passed through the Senate. It includes $28.6 billion designated specifically for...
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New York National Guard member takes a photo with all US Senators

New York National Guard member takes a photo with all US Senators

5 hours ago   |   New York Post

Vincent Scalise of the New York National Guard was deployed to Washington, D.C., to help safeguard it following the deadly Capitol riot, but he was able to find a bright side...
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George Floyd's family joined by leaders to discuss police reform bill named after him

7 hours ago   |   ABC

"There should never be another George Floyd guilty of being Black." Leaders joined Floyd's family in discussing the George Floyd Act.
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‘Biden showers money on Americans'?! WaPo mocked for ‘Dear Leader' vibes in Covid stimulus story

‘Biden showers money on Americans'?! WaPo mocked for ‘Dear Leader' vibes in Covid stimulus story

8 hours ago   |   RT

Washington Post has been mocked for its overly-enthusiastic headline that called the coronavirus relief bill a “defining move” of Joe Biden's presidency, poised to “sharply”...
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U.S. Cases Ease Further; U.K. Expands Vaccinations: Virus Update

9 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

U.S. Covid-19 cases increased by about 65,000 Friday, in a week in which new infections declined by 12%. Many states are pressing ahead with reopening - and Senate passage of...
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No regrets: Israel Adesanya 'not heartbroken' about first MMA loss at UFC 259

No regrets: Israel Adesanya 'not heartbroken' about first MMA loss at UFC 259

LAS VEGAS - If he was going to lose to someone, Israel Adesanya is glad he lost to a guy like Jan Blachowicz . According to UFC middleweight champion Adesanya , who lost a... Read more ...

Pope Francis visits Iraq's ruined city of Mosul

Pope Francis visits Iraq's ruined city of Mosul

MOSUL, Iraq - Muslim and Christian residents of Mosul told Pope Francis of their lives under the brutal rule of Islamic State on Sunday as the pontiff blessed their vow to rise... Read more ...

ACC Tournament bracket: Full TV schedule, scores, results for 2021...

ACC Tournament bracket: Full TV schedule, scores, results for 2021 basketball tournament

Here's everything you need to know to watch the 2021 ACC Tournament, including what it will take for teams such as Duke, North Carolina and Syracuse to earn a bid to March Madness: Read more ...

Tuch, Fleury lead Golden Knights past Sharks 4-0

Tuch, Fleury lead Golden Knights past Sharks 4-0

SAN JOSE, Calif. - Alex Tuch scored twice and Marc-Andre Fleury earned his NHL-leading fourth shutout in his return from a rare night off to help the Vegas Golden Knights beat... Read more ...

‘I didn't mean it': Petr Yan issues apology after being DISQUALIFIED for...

‘I didn't mean it': Petr Yan issues apology after being DISQUALIFIED for illegal strike in UFC 259 title fight with Sterling

Petr Yan has apologized to bantamweight rival Aljamain Sterling for the illegal knee strike with cost the Russian his title at UFC 259. Defending champion Yan caught Sterling... Read more ...

Brandon Carlo released from hospital after brutal hit; Tom Wilson suspended...

Brandon Carlo released from hospital after brutal hit; Tom Wilson suspended 7 games

BOSTON - Boston Bruins defenseman Brandon Carlo was released from the hospital Saturday after spending the night following a head hit from Washington Capitals forward Tom... Read more ...

‘She can beat some of the men': Amanda Nunes retains UFC featherweight crown...

‘She can beat some of the men': Amanda Nunes retains UFC featherweight crown with routine win over Megan Anderson

Amanda Nunes barely broke sweat as she defeated the latest challenger to come knocking for one of her two UFC titles, with the Brazilian submitting Megan Anderson in the first... Read more ...

A fourth woman has accused New York Governor Andrew Cuomo of inappropriate...

A fourth woman has accused New York Governor Andrew Cuomo of inappropriate behavior

Summary List Placement A fourth woman has accused New York Governor Andrew Cuomo of inappropriate behavior, the Wall Street Journal reported. Ana Liss is also the third former... Read more ...

Top Albany leaders silent as Cuomo accusers reach five

Top Albany leaders silent as Cuomo accusers reach five

Top leaders in Albany remained silent late Saturday as two more women stepped forward to claim Gov. Andrew Cuomo had behaved inappropriately toward them. State Sen. Majority... Read more ...

Creighton players: Greg McDermott's ‘plantation' comments hurt us

Creighton players: Greg McDermott's ‘plantation' comments hurt us

OMAHA, Neb. - Five Creighton basketball players explained in a short pregame video Saturday why they were hurt by coach Greg McDermott's remarks in his locker room talk... Read more ...