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Dog spent days outside Turkish hospital waiting for owner

29 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

ISTANBUL - A devoted dog has spent days waiting outside a hospital in northern Turkey where her sick owner was receiving treatment. The pet, Boncuk , which means bead, followed...
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'Damn Refreshing': Mayor Pete Gets Friendly Reception At Senate Hearing

'Damn Refreshing': Mayor Pete Gets Friendly Reception At Senate Hearing

37 minutes ago   |   NPR

Transportation Secretary nominee Pete Buttigieg made the case for climate action and infrastructure investments at his confirmation hearing. Most senators reacted warmly...
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Thieves vandalize homeless outreach organization's buses

Thieves vandalize homeless outreach organization's buses

1 hour ago   |   WISN

A homeless outreach organization is left without transportation because thieves stole parts from the Street Angels' buses.
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Biden signs order mandating masks on planes, buses, trains

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald

President Biden is requiring mask wearing in airports and on most airplanes, trains and buses as he steps up federal efforts to curb the coronavirus he warned on Thursday is...
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Biden Cabinet: Buttigieg urges big funds for Dept of Transportation in Senate hearing

2 hours ago   |   ABC

A Senate committee vote on Pete Buttigieg's nomination for secretary of transportation could come as soon as next week.
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Mayor Pete soon Secretary Pete? Bipartisan senators say yes

Mayor Pete soon Secretary Pete? Bipartisan senators say yes

3 hours ago   |   Politico

Pete Buttigieg, displaying the political acumen that fueled his surge from mayoral obscurity to political stardom, sailed through a Senate hearing Thursday that was every bit...
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‘Notorious' Port Authority Bus Terminal May Get a $10 Billion Overhaul

4 hours ago   |   NY Times

After years of study and debate, there is finally a proposal to rebuild the Midtown Manhattan eyesore from the ground up.
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Devoted dog chases ambulance, spends days outside hospital waiting for sick owner

4 hours ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

The dog, Boncuk, followed the ambulance that transported her owner to a hospital and then made daily visits to the facility,
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Transportation secretary nominee Pete Buttigieg pushes Senate for big spending on infrastructure

5 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune   |   2 articles

President Joe Biden's nominee for secretary of transportation, Pete Buttigieg, appeared on a smooth path to quick confirmation by the U.S. Senate.
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Florida man known as ‘Monkey Whisperer' accused of trafficking primates

5 hours ago   |   NY Daily News   |   2 articles

A Florida man who goes by the nickname “the Monkey Whisperer” has been charged with illegally transporting and selling primates, including one of the most endangered species in...
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Randy Parton, the country singer and Dolly Parton's younger brother, has died after a battle with cancer

Country music singer Randy Parton, brother to Dolly Parton, has died after a battle with cancer. Read more ...

Who is Nick Sirianni? Meet the Eagles' new head coach, an ideal replacement...

Who is Nick Sirianni? Meet the Eagles' new head coach, an ideal replacement for Doug Pederson

The former Colts offensive coordinator may not have seemed like an obvious hire, but there are many reasons to think he's an ideal hire fit to replace Doug Pederson in... Read more ...

Biden revokes Trump report promoting 'patriotic education'

Biden revokes Trump report promoting 'patriotic education'

President Joe Biden has revoked a recent Trump administration report that aimed to promote “patriotic education” in schools but that historians rejected as political propaganda. Read more ...

Pa. woman accused of helping steal Pelosi laptop freed from jail

Pa. woman accused of helping steal Pelosi laptop freed from jail

An FBI agent said the woman was recorded on closed-circuit cameras in the Capitol going into and coming out of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's office. Read more ...

President Biden puts forth virus strategy, requires mask use to travel

President Biden puts forth virus strategy, requires mask use to travel

On his second day in office, President Joe Biden is putting forth a national COVID-19 strategy to ramp up vaccinations and testing, reopen schools and businesses and increase... Read more ...

Here's a look at President Joe Biden's schedule for his first full day in office

Here's a look at President Joe Biden's schedule for his first full day in office

President Joe Biden's first full day in office Thursday will include an intelligence briefing and a meeting with his administration's COVID-19 team. Read more ...

Twin suicide bombings rock central Baghdad, at least 28 dead

Twin suicide bombings rock central Baghdad, at least 28 dead

BAGHDAD - Twin suicide bombings ripped through a busy market in the Iraqi capital Thursday, killing at least 28 people and wounding 73 others, officials said. The rare suicide... Read more ...

Judge: Amazon Doesn't Have to Restore Parler Now

Judge: Amazon Doesn't Have to Restore Parler Now

Amazon won't be forced to immediately restore web service to Parler after a federal judge ruled Thursday. The court was considering a plea to reinstate the fast-growing social... Read more ...

Report: Former Packers GM Ted Thompson dies

Report: Former Packers GM Ted Thompson dies

Former Green Bay Packers general manager Ted Thompson reportedly died Wednesday night, according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Read more ...

Facebook Asks Oversight Board Whether Trump's Account Should Be Restored Now

Facebook Asks Oversight Board Whether Trump's Account Should Be Restored Now

The social network referred its decision to revoke the former president's posting privileges to its Oversight Board, an independent panel of experts. (Image credit: Josh... Read more ...