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Hunger rates plummet after two rounds of stimulus

Hunger rates plummet after two rounds of stimulus

11 minutes ago   |   Politico

The percentage of Americans struggling with hunger is now at its lowest level since the pandemic began, suggesting the recent flood in aid from Washington is making a...
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Carroll County commissioners, delegation discuss ‘terrible' legislative session, capital projects, residential growth

1 hour ago   |   Baltimore Sun

Del. Susan Krebs, R-District 5, wondered why legislative representatives from other jurisdictions mandate policies they already follow on the rest of the state.
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Trump signed off on last-minute Medicaid changes. Now Biden faces the legal challenges

1 hour ago   |   NBC News

A Medicaid lawsuit in Tennessee and similar ones in other states have Biden walking a legal tightrope to undo Trump's Medicaid policies at a fraught time.
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Breaking the Red Wall: Tory candidate wins in Labour stronghold Hartlepool for 1st time since 1974

Breaking the Red Wall: Tory candidate wins in Labour stronghold Hartlepool for 1st time since 1974

2 hours ago   |   RT

A UK Conservative Party candidate has won a by-election in Hartlepool, upstaging the Labour opponent for the first time in nearly five decades. Tory candidate Jill Mortimer...
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Apprenticeships Have Risen 64% Since 2010. How Should Policymakers Support Them?

3 hours ago   |   Forbes

President Biden wants $48 billion to support workforce training, including apprenticeships. But history suggests proceeding with caution.
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Census Results Show Biden Is Doubling Down on Failure

7 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Biden seems determined to federalize the failures of blue states whose tax-and-spend policies drove away residents.
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Biden Cabinet nominee's meetings with Epstein in 2012 spanned 90 minutes, document reveals

Biden Cabinet nominee's meetings with Epstein in 2012 spanned 90 minutes, document reveals

11 hours ago   |   Politico

Biden Cabinet nominee Eric Lander's past meetings with the late convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein spanned approximately 90 minutes over two events in the spring of 2012...
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OIG report: Chicago police disproportionally target minorities in search warrants

OIG report: Chicago police disproportionally target minorities in search warrants

11 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - A new report by the Office of the Inspector General shows that people of color were disproportionally targeted as subjects of search warrants by Chicago police. The...
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Why Experts Say It's Vital That Parents Get Their Kids Vaccinated For Covid

12 hours ago   |   Forbes

A Kaiser Family Foundation poll finds that parents are reluctant to immunize their children, but experts say it's the best way to keep the pandemic contained.
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Bruegel annual report 2020

12 hours ago   |   Bruegel

The annual report includes an overview of Bruegel's research, governance and financial statements, and takes stock of Bruegel's accomplishments and impact during 2020. Bruegel...
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Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms won't seek reelection

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms won't seek reelection

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced late Thursday that she would not seek a second term after what she described as "thoughtful prayer and consideration." Read more ...

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms not seeking reelection

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms not seeking reelection

ATLANTA - Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced Thursday she will not seek a second term, an election-year surprise that marks a sharp turnabout for the city's second... Read more ...

Wizards beat Raptors in OT, Toronto playoff bid nearly over

Wizards beat Raptors in OT, Toronto playoff bid nearly over

TAMPA, Fla. - Bradley Beal had 14 of his 28 points in the fourth quarter and overtime Thursday night, and Russell Westbrook had his 34th triple-double of the season in the... Read more ...

2021 PFL 3 video: Renan Ferreira upsets Fabricio Werdum after appearing to tap

2021 PFL 3 video: Renan Ferreira upsets Fabricio Werdum after appearing to tap

Renan Ferreira on Thursday became the latest underdog to take out a highly touted PFL free agent signing. But there may be some controversy looming. Replays showed Ferreira may... Read more ...

An attempted robbery at a Wells Fargo bank has turned into a hostage...

An attempted robbery at a Wells Fargo bank has turned into a hostage situation in Minnesota

There is an active hostage situation stemming from an attempted bank robbery at a Wells Fargo in St. Cloud, Minnesota, according to the bank and law enforcement officials. Read more ...

Court: Black ex-Hawkeyes can proceed with parts of lawsuit

Court: Black ex-Hawkeyes can proceed with parts of lawsuit

Offensive coordinator Brian Ferentz and former strength coach Chris Doyle remain the focal points of the lawsuit filed in Iowa's southern district. Read more ...

15-year-old Bolingbrook girl dies from COVID-19 two days after testing positive

15-year-old Bolingbrook girl dies from COVID-19 two days after testing positive

BOLINGBROOK, Ill. - Family is mourning the loss of a 15-year-old Bolingbrook girl who died from COVID-19 just two days after testing positive. Last week, Dykota Morgan was a... Read more ...

Carter scores career-high 4 goals, Penguins blast Sabres 8-4

Carter scores career-high 4 goals, Penguins blast Sabres 8-4

PITTSBURGH - Jeff Carter scored a career-high four goals and the Pittsburgh Penguins moved back into first place in the crowded East Division with an 8-4 victory over Buffalo... Read more ...

Sixth-grade girl shoots 3 people at Idaho middle school before teacher...

Sixth-grade girl shoots 3 people at Idaho middle school before teacher manages to disarm her

The girl brought a gun to her Idaho school, shot and wounded two students and a custodian, who all sustained non-life-threatening injuries. Read more ...

'Mythic Quest' celebrates season two premiere with $15 off at Grubhub

'Mythic Quest' celebrates season two premiere with $15 off at Grubhub

Apple launches its latest merchant promotion with...Mythic Quest? What you need to know "Mythic Quest" has launched a new promotion with Grubhub. Season two of the Apple TV+... Read more ...