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Joe Biden Hints That Kamala Harris Could Be His VP

9 minutes ago   |   Politicus USA

Daryon Jackson, who was formerly Senator Kamala Harris' political strategist, flagged video on Thursday of former Vice President Joe Biden saying he was looking for a VP who...
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Embalo sworn in as Guinea-Bissau president, election remains in dispute

15 minutes ago   |   National Post

BISSAU - Guinea-Bissau's outgoing president handed over power on Thursday to the declared winner of December's election, former army general Umaro Cissoko Embalo, even as the...
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When Is Super Tuesday and What Is It Exactly?

23 minutes ago   |   NY Times

Super Tuesday is Tuesday, March 3. It is the most important day on the Democratic primary calender because there are so many delegates up for grabs.
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Colombia's Duque questions UN report on activist killings, human rights

29 minutes ago   |   National Post

BOGOTA - A United Nations report critical of Colombia's efforts to protect human rights advocates failed to recognize advances in that area and social investment in regions...
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Beyak suspended again from Senate despite apology for posting offensive letters

29 minutes ago   |   National Post

OTTAWA - The Senate has voted to suspend Sen. Lynn Beyak a second time over derogatory letters about Indigenous Peoples posted on her website.
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Trump Calls out Sotomayor for Her Political Activism

33 minutes ago   |   Real Clear Politics

President Trump is right to call out Justice Sotomayor, and
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Facebook, Google and Twitter Rebel Against Pakistan's Censorship Rules

33 minutes ago   |   NY Times

The battle is the latest skirmish between internet companies and governments over who decides what content should be online.
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Kuwait's KOC suspends official missions, employee training programs

49 minutes ago   |   National Post

DUBAI - State-owned Kuwait Oil Company said on Thursday that it has suspended all domestic and foreign official missions and training programs for its employees until further...
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Canada pumps nearly 900 billion litres of raw sewage into waterways since 2013

49 minutes ago   |   National Post

OTTAWA - Canada's old-fashioned city sewer systems dumped nearly 900 billion litres of raw sewage into this country's waterways over five years, enough to fill up an...
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Battle rages over strategic Syrian town of Saraqeb as humanitarian catastrophe unfolds

49 minutes ago   |   National Post

AMMAN/ISTANBUL - Syrian rebels backed by Turkish forces said on Thursday they had recaptured the crossroads town of Saraqeb, marking a first big push-back of a Syrian...
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Actor Steven Seagal charged with failing to disclose payments

Actor Steven Seagal charged with failing to disclose payments

The SEC accused the actor of failing to disclose he was promised $250,000 in cash and $750,000 worth of cryptocurrency. Read more ...

Ex-Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh sentenced in book scheme

Ex-Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh sentenced in book scheme

The veteran politician will serve time in federal prison for using fraudulent book sales to funnel illegal donations to her campaign and evade taxes. Read more ...

Panera just launched an unprecedented subscription offering unlimited coffee...

Panera just launched an unprecedented subscription offering unlimited coffee and tea for $8.99 per month

Panera launched an unlimited coffee subscription on Thursday that costs $8.99 per month, or about $108 annually. Subscribers in test markets visited Panera almost every other... Read more ...

NHL player who suffered cardiac episode gives first public comments since he...

NHL player who suffered cardiac episode gives first public comments since he was revived during a game

"It happened in the absolute best place that it could happen because of all the protocols they have in place and how people responded so quickly," St. Louis Blues defenseman... Read more ...

Ex-Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh sentenced in book scheme

Ex-Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh sentenced in book scheme

The veteran politician will serve time in federal prison for using fraudulent book sales to funnel illegal donations to her campaign and evade taxes. Read more ...

Meet the 'Czar-Like Figure' Guiding US Coronavirus Response

Meet the 'Czar-Like Figure' Guiding US Coronavirus Response

The US now has a coronavirus coordinator. Or, more specifically, a White House Coronavirus Response Coordinator, the title given by Vice President Mike Pence to Deborah Birx... Read more ...

Red Sox ace Chris Sale won't be ready for opening day

Red Sox ace Chris Sale won't be ready for opening day

He'll be starting the season on the IL. Read more ...

Police K-9 makes best drug bust yet nabbing almost 600 pounds of illegal...

Police K-9 makes best drug bust yet nabbing almost 600 pounds of illegal substance

A police K-9 was called in to inspect a suspicious trailer. What they found was the bust of their career. Read more ...

Facebook cancels F8 developers conference over coronavirus fears

Facebook cancels F8 developers conference over coronavirus fears

Facebook says it is canceling F8, its annual conference for developers, as spread of the new coronavirus around the world is hitting companies hard, spurring them to suspend... Read more ...

‘Defund racist border wall!' Warren's ‘solution' to coronavirus crisis...

‘Defund racist border wall!' Warren's ‘solution' to coronavirus crisis causes mass eye-rolling on Twitter

Senator Elizabeth Warren announced a bill that would use funding for President Donald Trump's “racist border wall” to combat the coronavirus outbreak - a plan that is earning... Read more ...