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To Hell With the National Baseball Hall of Fame

2 minutes ago   |   Real Clear Politics

The National Baseball Hall of Fame voters have decided, collectively, not to elect anyone to the Hall this year. Curt Schilling came the closest to obtaining the required 75...
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Holocaust Survivors Get COVID-19 Vaccine On Auschwitz Liberation Day

Holocaust Survivors Get COVID-19 Vaccine On Auschwitz Liberation Day

4 minutes ago   |   The Huffington Post

Survivors have felt insecure during the coronavirus pandemic, according to vaccine drive organizer Erika Jakubovits. "We owe this to them."
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2nd Officer Who Responded To U.S. Capitol Insurrection Dies By Suicide, Chief Says

2nd Officer Who Responded To U.S. Capitol Insurrection Dies By Suicide, Chief Says

4 minutes ago   |   The Huffington Post

Jeffrey Smith died Jan 15, just over a week after he responded to the violent Capitol Hill insurrection.
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Terror Bulletin Warns Of More Politically Motivated Violence After Biden Inauguration

Terror Bulletin Warns Of More Politically Motivated Violence After Biden Inauguration

4 minutes ago   |   The Huffington Post

The Department of Homeland Security cited "a heightened threat environment" across the country.
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DHS issues advisory warns of continued violence by domestic extremists

DHS issues advisory warns of continued violence by domestic extremists

4 minutes ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

The Department of Homeland Security issued an advisory on Wednesday warning of further potential attacks from domestic extremists following the election of President Joe...
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Lawmakers demand answers on Covid outbreak, Guard deployments

Lawmakers demand answers on Covid outbreak, Guard deployments

4 minutes ago   |   Politico

Frustrated lawmakers on Wednesday demanded a better accounting of the scope of a Covid outbreak among the National Guard members deployed to the Capitol, and answers on why...
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Census data for congressional seats still months away

12 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

The numbers used for divvying up U.S. congressional seats among the states won't be ready until the end of April, a Census Bureau official said Wednesday. The new goal for...
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Donald Trump Fought For Us. Now It's Our Turn

20 minutes ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Trump invited the American people to fight back. We can argue over whether he was a carnival clown, but it was wildly successful.
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The Gamestop Saga Shows How Casino Capitalism Is Eating the World

24 minutes ago   |   The New Republic

On a typical day in early January, the stock for Gamestop -a beleaguered brick-and-mortar video game retailer undergoing downsizing -traded at around $18 , with about 6.5...
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Social media 'influencer' charged with spreading 2016 election disinformation

Social media 'influencer' charged with spreading 2016 election disinformation

36 minutes ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

A Florida man with a big social media following was arrested on federal charges Wednesday on accusations that he used platforms such as Twitter to conduct a targeted voter...
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Feds Get First Conviction in Plot to Kidnap Governor

Feds Get First Conviction in Plot to Kidnap Governor

One of six men accused of plotting to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer pleaded guilty Wednesday and agreed to testify against the other five suspects. Ty Garbin, a... Read more ...

Social media 'influencer' charged with spreading 2016 election disinformation

Social media 'influencer' charged with spreading 2016 election disinformation

A Florida man with a big social media following was arrested on federal charges Wednesday on accusations that he used platforms such as Twitter to conduct a targeted voter... Read more ...

Biden To 'Pause' Oil And Gas Leasing On Public Lands And Waters

Biden To 'Pause' Oil And Gas Leasing On Public Lands And Waters

The move is one of his more controversial campaign promises, and industry groups say they will sue. But it won't have much immediate impact on driving down climate-warming... Read more ...

Second police officer died by suicide following Capitol attack

Second police officer died by suicide following Capitol attack

A second police officer who responded to the violent insurrection that rocked the Capitol Building on Jan. 6 has died by suicide, according to testimony obtained by... Read more ...

Health care worker dies after second dose of COVID vaccine, investigations...

Health care worker dies after second dose of COVID vaccine, investigations underway

Tim Zook's last post on Facebook brimmed with optimism. “Never been so excited to get a shot before,” he wrote on Jan. 5, above a photo of the Band-Aid on his arm and his... Read more ...

Oregon GOP's 'False Flag' Theory Draws a Backlash

Oregon GOP's 'False Flag' Theory Draws a Backlash

As the Senate gears up for Donald Trump's second impeachment trial , tied to the violent Capitol riot on Jan. 6, Oregon's Republican Party has its own take on what happened... Read more ...

Biden's United Nations nominee to take a hard line on China

Biden's United Nations nominee to take a hard line on China

President Joe Biden's nominee for ambassador to the United Nations will pledge on Wednesday to take a tough line against China's attempts to use the international organization... Read more ...

Biden, Putin Have 'Frank' Conversation

Biden, Putin Have 'Frank' Conversation

President Biden has spoken to Vladimir Putin on other occasions-but a phone call Tuesday was their first talk president to president. The White House says Biden raised concerns... Read more ...

Biden administration to buy 200 million more doses of Covid vaccine

Biden administration to buy 200 million more doses of Covid vaccine

The Biden administration is planning to purchase an additional 200 million doses of Covid-19 vaccine, marking a stepped-up effort to vaccinate the vast majority of Americans... Read more ...

Baseball Hall of Fame rejects politically outspoken star Curt Schilling

Baseball Hall of Fame rejects politically outspoken star Curt Schilling

The Baseball Hall of Fame on Tuesday chose not to induct Curt Schilling, the star pitcher whose candidacy was colored by controversial political statements. The National... Read more ...