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Dutch pension fund to divest from fossil fuel producers

4 minutes ago   |   ABC News

The Netherlands' biggest pension fund says it will stop investing in companies that produce fossil fuels
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Stress from the pandemic has made even basic decision-making difficult, poll finds

1 hour ago   |   NBC News

Daily tasks such as choosing what to wear are a struggle, particularly for younger adults, parents and Black and Latino people, according to the American Psychological Association.
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Manchin Says Spending Deal 'Should Be' Reached This Week, Sticks By $1.5T Top-Line Number

7 hours ago   |   Newsweek

Manchin has opposed the proposal's efforts to expand Medicare, fund child care and fight climate change.
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Dems' latest idea to fund their spendapalooza as desperate as it gets

Dems' latest idea to fund their spendapalooza as desperate as it gets

8 hours ago   |   New York Post

Democrats have gotten truly desperate as they flail around looking for ways to fund their multitrillion-dollar social spendapalooza. They're now looking at taxing unrealized...
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Gillibrand calls for funding boost to ease health care worker shortage

8 hours ago   |   Newsday

The New York senator wrote to Senate leadership asking lawmakers to increase funding by at least $20 million, for a total of $67 million, in the fiscal 2022 spending bills for...
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Massachusetts state troopers union warns of ‘public saftey crisis' fueled by understaffing

8 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

State troopers took to social media to warn of a growing “public safety crisis” fueled by a chronic “shortage” of police available to staff shifts - something Gov. Charlie...
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Democrats' new tax problems and other commentary

Democrats' new tax problems and other commentary

9 hours ago   |   New York Post

Constitutionalist: Dems' New Tax Problems With Democrats suddenly eyeing a “wealth tax” to fund their spending dreams, Ira Stoll objects at The New York Sun: “The...
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Congressional delegation blasts GOP executive councilors over rejection of vaccine funds

Congressional delegation blasts GOP executive councilors over rejection of vaccine funds

9 hours ago   |   WMUR   |   2 articles

The Republican-controlled council rejected $27 million in vaccine funding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention out of worries that language included in the...
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NH congressional delegation urges Executive Council to 'do their jobs' and accept vaccine funds

NH congressional delegation urges Executive Council to 'do their jobs' and accept vaccine funds

9 hours ago   |   WMUR   |   2 articles

New Hampshire's congressional delegation and top hospital officials are urging the state's Executive Council to accept millions of dollars in federal funding to boost COVID-19...
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Tampa Bay Rays Can Play in Montreal, but Canadian Taxpayers Won't Fund Stadium: Billboard

9 hours ago   |   Newsweek

"We're not going to let them use our wallets as an open bar," the Canadian Taxpayers Federation said.
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Germany's newly elected parliament to convene for first time

Germany's newly elected parliament is set to hold its first meeting Read more ...

Wuhan police search for man who killed 7, jumped off bridge

Police in Wuhan, China, say they are searching for a man who killed seven people then jumped off a bridge in the city Read more ...

Gainey has huge campaign war chest for final mayoral drive against Moreno

Gainey has huge campaign war chest for final mayoral drive against Moreno

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Aqara's new HomeKit-enabled Hub E1 plugs into anything with a USB port

Aqara's new HomeKit-enabled Hub E1 plugs into anything with a USB port

Plug into a world of smart home accessories with Aqara's new Hub E1. What you need to know Aqara has announced the launch of a new HomeKit-enabled smart hub. The Aqara Hub E1... Read more ...

Kennard has 23, Clippers rout Blazers 116-86 for 1st win

Kennard has 23, Clippers rout Blazers 116-86 for 1st win

LOS ANGELES - Luke Kennard scored 23 points, tying his career high with six 3-pointers, and Los Angeles ran away early to beat the Portland Trail Blazers 116-86 for the... Read more ...

Is Myanmar a failing state?

The Stream also looks at a new "foreign interference" law in Singapore and nuclear tensions on the Korean peninsula. Read more ...

Stephen Schaefer's Hollywood & Mine

Stephen Schaefer's Hollywood & Mine

“FUN CITY CINEMA: New York City and the Movies That Made It” is Jason Bailey's authoritative, deeply researched visual history of 100 years of filmmaking in NYC . Author Jason... Read more ...

Who are the contenders and pretenders early in the NBA season?

Who are the contenders and pretenders early in the NBA season?

It's time for an early season heat check on the contenders and pretenders in the NBA. Our staff got together to discuss the Jazz, Bulls, Hawks, Heat and Mavericks. Read more ...

EXPLAINER: What's a 'wealth tax' and how would it work?

To help pay for his big economic and social agenda, President Joe Biden is looking to go where the big money is: billionaires. Biden never endorsed an outright “wealth tax”... Read more ...

'That's their responsibility': East Bay neighborhood upset with county after...

"Our community here is unincorporated, so we don't have really anyone:" Residents of Bay Point say it could have been avoided if the county had cleaned out debris from a nearby... Read more ...