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Supreme Court rules against NY coronavirus restrictions

1 month ago   |   By WCVB

The justices split 5-4, with new Justice Amy Coney Barrett in the majority, her first publicly discernible vote as a justice.
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Supreme Court temporarily bars NYC from setting church attendance limits

Supreme Court temporarily bars NYC from setting church attendance limits

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

The Supreme Court late Wednesday temporarily blocked Gov. Andrew Cuomo from setting capacity limits at houses of worship in certain state-designated coronavirus hot spots. In a 5-4 decision, the nation's highest court sided with the Roman Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn and Orthodox Jewish synagogues that sued the governor over the state-imposed 10-person cap in areas...
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Supreme Court rules against NY coronavirus restrictions

Supreme Court rules against NY coronavirus restrictions

1 month ago   |   By Star Tribune

As coronavirus cases surge again nationwide, the Supreme Court late Wednesday temporarily barred New York from enforcing certain attendance limits at houses of worship in areas designated as hard hit by the virus.
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Biden Cabinet: Buttigieg urges big funds for Transportation

Biden Cabinet: Buttigieg urges big funds for Transportation

During a Thursday hearing, Pete Buttigieg suggested that the Department of Transportation could help in rebuilding the economy. Read more ...

President Biden halts new oil and gas leases, permits on US land and water

President Biden halts new oil and gas leases, permits on US land and water

The Biden administration has suspended new oil and gas leasing and drilling permits on U.S. land and water for 60 days. Read more ...

COVID-19 timeline: It's been one year since the first announced case in the...

COVID-19 timeline: It's been one year since the first announced case in the United States

It's been one year since COVID-19 was first detected in the United States. Here's a list of several key dates and events relating to the pandemic since then. Read more ...

Dave Chappelle tests positive for COVID-19, cancels shows

Dave Chappelle tests positive for COVID-19, cancels shows

Dave Chappelle has reportedly tested positive for the coronavirus - causing the comedian, for a second time, to nix scheduled shows because of the bug. Chappelle has not yet... Read more ...

Randy Parton, the country singer and Dolly Parton's younger brother, has...

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 ...

McConnell seeks two-week delay for impeachment trial so Trump can form legal...

McConnell seeks two-week delay for impeachment trial so Trump can form legal team

WASHINGTON - Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell on Thursday proposed delaying Donald Trump's impeachment trial until mid-February, giving the former president's legal... 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 ...

Inside Joe Biden's Agenda for His First 100 Days

Inside Joe Biden's Agenda for His First 100 Days

When Franklin Delano Roosevelt was sworn in as President on March 4, 1933, a quarter of Americans were unemployed and multitudes were living in shanty-towns. By the end of his... Read more ...

Woman accused of helping steal Nancy Pelosi's laptop freed from jail

Woman accused of helping steal Nancy Pelosi's laptop freed from jail

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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 ...