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Biden Offers a Trump Rebuke With His Choices for Spy Chief, DHS

7 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

President-elect Joe Biden is delivering a not-so-subtle rebuke to President Donald Trump with his choices of nominees to lead two key national-security agencies.
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Biden signals sharp shift from Trump with Cabinet picks

8 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

President-elect Joe Biden on Monday tapped Obama-era officials for top national security and economic roles, signaling a stark shift from the Trump administration's “America...
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Biden Nominates Mayorkas To Head Department Of Homeland Security

9 hours ago   |   Forbes

Alejandro Mayorkas, a Latino American immigrant and expert in immigration law and policy is President-elect Joe Biden's nominee for the position of Secretary of the Department...
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Miami Heat's Moe Harkless Partners With The Prisoner Wine Company To Promote Social Justice Reform

11 hours ago   |   Forbes

“My hope for this partnership is to leave a footprint and make an impact.”
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‘Blessed': Linda Thomas-Greenfield Would Be Just Second Black Woman Ambassador To United Nations

‘Blessed': Linda Thomas-Greenfield Would Be Just Second Black Woman Ambassador To United Nations

11 hours ago   |   News One

President-elect Joe Biden is already making good on his vow to have a presidential cabinet that “looks like America” by naming several people to key leadership positions within...
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CSAF visits Kirtland AFB virtually, talks diversity and inclusion

CSAF visits Kirtland AFB virtually, talks diversity and inclusion

12 hours ago   |   Air Force

Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Charles Q. Brown, Jr. met with Airmen online Nov. 19, after virtually touring Kirtland Air Force Base and meeting with leaders supporting the Air...
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Chicago hires Coyne Schofield as player development coach

13 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   4 articles

The Chicago Blackhawks on Monday hired Northeastern graduate Kendall Coyne Schofield as a player development coach, making her the first woman to hold that position in the...
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American man with rare muscle atrophy comes to Russia & walks again, after US doctors gave him no chance of recovery

American man with rare muscle atrophy comes to Russia & walks again, after US doctors gave him no chance of recovery

13 hours ago   |   RT

An American man with a rare muscle disorder took a chance on Russia after doctors back home gave him little hope of walking again. In the US, Alan Spencer's prognosis varied...
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Why Biden Needs A Black Secretary Of Health And Human Services

14 hours ago   |   News One

The Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services could prove vital in changing the tide of distrust between Black communities who have historically experienced...
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UC Santa Cruz graduate awarded Rhodes Scholarship in most diverse recipient pool in history

19 hours ago   |   ABC

CONGRATULATIONS! Garima Desai of Fremont has become the first-ever UC Santa Cruz graduate awarded the prestigious Rhodes Scholarship.
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After Losing To Dinkins, Giuliani Conceded And Urged Support For New Mayor...

After Losing To Dinkins, Giuliani Conceded And Urged Support For New Mayor In Spirit Of ‘Democracy'

The unfortunate death of David Dinkins has prompted recollections of New York City's first Black mayor's legendary life, including his historic victory against Rudy Giuliani... Read more ...

'Jeopardy!' announces it will resume production Nov. 30 with a familiar...

'Jeopardy!' announces it will resume production Nov. 30 with a familiar interim host

Longtime host Alex Trebek died earlier this month after battling pancreatic cancer for over a year. Read more ...

Michigan formally certified its Electoral College votes for Biden, dealing...

Michigan formally certified its Electoral College votes for Biden, dealing another blow to Trump's attempt to overturn the election results

Summary List Placement Michigan's four-member Board of State Canvassers voted on Monday to formally certify the state's 16 Electoral College votes for President-elect Joe... Read more ...

Biden taps ex-Fed chair Yellen to lead treasury, reports say

Biden taps ex-Fed chair Yellen to lead treasury, reports say

She would be the first woman to lead the Treasury Department in a line stretching back to Alexander Hamilton in 1789. Read more ...

Dow climbs 328 points amid reports Janet Yellen will be named Treasury Secretary

Dow climbs 328 points amid reports Janet Yellen will be named Treasury Secretary

Summary List Placement US stocks gained on Monday amid reports that former Fed Chair Janet Yellen would be selected as President-elect Joe Biden's Treasury Secretary. The news... Read more ...

Pope Francis backs George Floyd protests, blasts virus skeptics in new book

Pope Francis backs George Floyd protests, blasts virus skeptics in new book

“Let Us Dream” aims to outline Francis' vision of a more economically and environmentally just post-coronavirus world. But it also offers new personal insights into the pope... Read more ...

The National Zoo's baby panda has a name, and it means 'little miracle'

The National Zoo's baby panda has a name, and it means 'little miracle'

The Smithsonian National Zoo's newest little miracle finally has a name, and it's as sweet as he is. Read more ...

US tells GM to recall and repair up to 6 million trucks with Takata inflators

US tells GM to recall and repair up to 6 million trucks with Takata inflators

Twenty-seven people have been killed worldwide by the exploding inflators including 18 in the U.S. Read more ...

Bucs' playoff prospects take a hit with 27-24 loss to Rams

Bucs' playoff prospects take a hit with 27-24 loss to Rams

TAMPA, Fla. - The Tom Brady-led Tampa Bay Buccaneers are currently the sixth seed in the NFC and remain a good bet to make the playoffs as a wild card. They've struggled to... Read more ...

Man leaves $3K tip for a beer as Ohio restaurant closes

Man leaves $3K tip for a beer as Ohio restaurant closes

“I ran after him and he said no mistake we will see you when you reopen!” Read more ...