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Trump shouldn't pardon those charged in Capitol riot

8 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

In the aftermath of the violent riots at the Capitol Jan. 6, calls are growing among some of those arrested and indicted for President Trump to pardon them in the waning days...
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Dr. Anthony Fauci says federal approval of Johnson & Johnson, AstraZeneca vaccines is ‘weeks away'

22 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The U.S. vaccination effort in the fight against COVID-19 will soon get reinforcements as two drugs still under review appear to be moving toward approval, the country's top...
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Jobs picture to brighten as vaccines do their work

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

It's a bold forecast that some say borders on fantasy: Wall Street banks and Federal Reserve officials see powerful employment gains over the next three years that evade the...
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Guardsmen stationed at U.S. Capitol building to get cots

Guardsmen stationed at U.S. Capitol building to get cots

1 day ago   |   Politico

The National Guardsmen providing security in the U.S. Capitol ahead of the inauguration are soon getting cots, after images went viral last week of troops sleeping on the floor...
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Inauguration Day also is move in/out day at the White House

2 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Moving from house to house is challenging under the best of circumstances, and even with movers as first rate as the housekeepers and other staff who work in the...
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Mike Pence calls Kamala Harris to offer congratulations

3 days ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   4 articles

WASHINGTON - Vice President Mike Pence has called his soon-to-be successor Kamala Harris to offer his congratulations, according to two people familiar with the...
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Trump impeachment trial to focus on his attacks on election

3 days ago   |   Star Tribune

President Donald Trump's historic second impeachment could go to trial as soon as Inauguration Day, with U.S. senators serving not only as jurors but as shaken personal...
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EXPLAINER: What's next after House impeachment vote

3 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Now that the House has impeached President Donald Trump for the second time, Speaker Nancy Pelosi must figure out the best strategy for arguing the case before the...
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Impeachment complicates the early days of Biden's presidency

3 days ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - President-elect Joe Biden already faces the daunting task of steering a newly announced $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill through a closely divided Congress as...
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Biden to call for vast federal expansion of pandemic response

Biden to call for vast federal expansion of pandemic response

3 days ago   |   Politico

President-elect Joe Biden on Thursday night will sharply break with the Trump administration on fighting the coronavirus pandemic with a plan for a robust federal role in...
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Sen. Josh Hawley Finds New Publisher For Book Bashing 'Big Tech'

Sen. Josh Hawley Finds New Publisher For Book Bashing 'Big Tech'

Previously, Simon & Schuster canceled the publication of the Missouri Republican's book, “The Tyranny of Big Tech,” in the wake of the siege of the U.S. Capitol. Read more ...

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene lays into Twitter after lockout for election...

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene lays into Twitter after lockout for election fraud claims

Fresh off a temporary Twitter lockout, Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene laid into the social media giant on Monday morning, saying God, not Twitter, is “the judge of humanity.” On... Read more ...

Biden taps Warren ally Chopra to lead Consumer Bureau

Biden taps Warren ally Chopra to lead Consumer Bureau

President-elect Joe Biden will nominate Rohit Chopra to be the next director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, according to four sources familiar with the decision... Read more ...

WHO chief lambasts vaccine profits, demands elderly go first

WHO chief lambasts vaccine profits, demands elderly go first

The World Health Organization chief on Monday lambasted drugmakers' profits and vaccine inequalities, saying it's “not right” that younger, healthier adults in wealthy... Read more ...

Navalny Detained as He Arrives Back in Russia

Navalny Detained as He Arrives Back in Russia

Alexei Navalny, a leading Kremlin political opponent, was taken into custody Sunday just after returning to Russia from Germany, where he was recovering from a poisoning... Read more ...

Defense Officials Fear Inside Attack At Inauguration, Prompting FBI To Vet Guard

Defense Officials Fear Inside Attack At Inauguration, Prompting FBI To Vet Guard

The massive undertaking underscores fears that some of the very people assigned to protect Washington could threaten the incoming administration. Read more ...

Harris Will Leave Senate Seat Monday, Set To Return As Tie-Breaking Vice...

Harris Will Leave Senate Seat Monday, Set To Return As Tie-Breaking Vice President

The vice president-elect will be sworn in on Wednesday by Justice Sonia Sotomayor, both women of color who broke barriers. As vice president, Harris will tip control of the... Read more ...

FBI investigating whether woman stole laptop from Pelosi's office to sell it...

FBI investigating whether woman stole laptop from Pelosi's office to sell it to Russia

The FBI is investigating evidence that a woman who entered the Capitol on Jan. 6 stole a laptop or hard drive from Speaker Nancy Pelosi's office and intended to sell it to... Read more ...

Biden to yank Keystone XL permit on first day of presidency

Biden to yank Keystone XL permit on first day of presidency

President-elect Joe Biden will rescind the cross-border permit for TC Energy's Keystone XL pipeline on his first day in office, three sources confirm to POLITICO. The move is... Read more ...

Good Things Happen When Dog, Goat Elected Mayor

Good Things Happen When Dog, Goat Elected Mayor

A goat and a dog who were each elected mayor have helped raise money to renovate a Vermont community playground. The oddball idea of pet mayor elections to raise money to... Read more ...