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Elton John ‘flabbergasted' and teary after Biden surprises him with medal

2 monthes ago   |   By The Washington Post

“I will treasure this so much,” an emotional Elton John told President Biden, as he received his surprise national humanities medal at a White House concert.
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Here's How Things Are Going on Eve of Georgia's Runoff

Here's How Things Are Going on Eve of Georgia's Runoff

'Twas the night before Georgia's runoff election, and all through the state, things were looking fairly decent for Raphael Warnock. The Democratic senator, who is on the ballot... Read more ...

Indonesia's Parliament passes law criminalizing adultery

Indonesia's Parliament passed a long-awaited and controversial revision of its penal code Tuesday that criminalizes extramarital sex for citizens and visiting foreigners alike. Read more ...

DOJ pursues unusual case of car shipping price-fixing and extortion

DOJ pursues unusual case of car shipping price-fixing and extortion

Federal antitrust and gang prosecutors indicted a dozen people, including a ring leader with alleged ties to Mexico's Gulf Cartel, on charges of price-fixing, extortion and... Read more ...

Jim Parsons brings moving, poignant ‘Spoiler Alert' to big screen

As a movie title “Spoiler Alert” puts it all upfront: This intimate look at a gay couple is going to be sad because - check out the title - one is going to die. It began when... Read more ...

Biden's efforts to protect abortion access hit roadblocks

WASHINGTON - The Biden administration is still actively searching for ways to safeguard abortion access for millions of women, even as it bumps up against a complex web of... Read more ...

Lawmakers To Present Congressional Gold Medals To Officers For Jan. 6

Lawmakers To Present Congressional Gold Medals To Officers For Jan. 6

The medals are the highest honor Congress can bestow. Read more ...

Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

Denaming in Boston In response to Joe Battenfeld's article “ Past City Pols Targeted,”,Dec. 2, calling for “denaming” a bridge and City Hall hearing room. The article indicates... Read more ...

Justices spar in latest clash of religion and gay rights

The Supreme Court 's conservative majority sounded sympathetic Monday to a Christian graphic artist who objects to designing wedding websites for gay couples, the latest... Read more ...

Warnock or Walker? Georgia runoff to settle last Senate seat

Georgia voters on Tuesday are set to decide the final Senate contest in the country, choosing between Democratic Sen. Raphael Warnock and Republican football legend Herschel... Read more ...

Today in History: December 6, 13th Amendment is ratified

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