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‘It ain’t gonna be pretty’: Trump staking his reputation on taking out key Republican

The belief that Donald Trump will become the Republican Party’s kingmaker since his re-election loss will be put to the test in a key Ohio…

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Black man calls 911 for help — and winds up getting shot by cop 10 times

A Black man from Virginia called 911 seeking help but wound up getting shot by a police officer ten times despite being unarmed. NBC Washington…

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M 4.5 – 11 km SSW of Lapinigan, Philippines

4.5+ Magnitude Earthquake Reported: M 4.5 – 11 km SSW of Lapinigan, Philippines DYFI? – IV Time 2021-04-23 10:39:48 UTC 2021-04-23 10:39:48 UTC at epicenter…

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How is Marjorie Taylor Greene’s failed ‘America First’ caucus any different from the GOP?

As reported last weekend, Reps. Marjorie Taylor Greene of Georgia and Paul Gosar of Arizona, perhaps the two most right-wing members of Congress, were planning…

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Russia begins drawdown of troops from Ukraine borders

Russia on Friday began withdrawing troops that had been running drills near the borders of Ukraine, the defensThe buildup, which came amid an increase in…

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The global economic response to climate change: what’s the plan?

World leaders participating in the virtual Earth Day summit are unanimous: fighting climate change will be good for economic growth worldwide. US President Joe Biden,…

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Oscar nominees in main categories

Here are the nominees in key categories for the 93rd Academy Awards, to be handed out in Los Angeles on Sunday. “Mank” leads the nominations…

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SpaceX launches crew of four to the International Space Station

Four astronauts took flight to the International Space Station aboard a SpaceX Crew Dragon early Friday morning. The big picture: This marks the third time…

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Tech experts explain why Mike Lindell’s botched social site was doomed to fail

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell’s social media site FRANK is facing ridicule from the community of “grandmasters” around the content management software Drupal, who say Lindell’s…

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Biden will unveil eye-popping new tax rates for wealthiest Americans

President Biden in the next few days will unveil eye-popping new tax rates for the wealthiest Americans —a top marginal income tax rate of 39.6%…

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Biden Called On To Recognize As Genocide Armenian Deaths A Century Ago

Pressure is building for President Biden to keep a campaign promise and announce this weekend that the U.S. views the massacres of Amenians a century…

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Giant Container Ship Bogged Down Again. This Time By Egyptian Authorities

Trouble keeps mounting for the massive ship that was stuck in the Suez Canal. Egypt has seized the Ever Given, its thousands of containers and…

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Scientists Pressure World Leaders To Protect Biodiversity

World leaders meet later this year to fight a global extinction crisis. Scientists are urging them to take bold action, pointing to the current pandemic…

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Ex-Trump National Security Adviser Monitors Biden’s Approach To China

NPR’s Steve Inskeep talks to retired General H.R. McMaster, a former national security adviser to President Trump, about the relationship between the U.S. and China…

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The next generation of coronavirus vaccines won’t come as quickly

A flood of cash from Operation Warp Speed helped coax a slew of biotech companies into the race for a coronavirus vaccine, but the incentives…

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All roads for Biden’s infrastructure plan lead through West Virginia — and not just to court Joe Manchin

Moderate Republicans announced yesterday, Earth Day, a counter-offer to the Biden administration’s $2 trillion-plus infrastructure proposal. Led by Sen. Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.), the moderates…

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The Biden climate doctrine emerges at summit

President Biden’s climate summit is highlighting a White House approach that blends diplomacy, executive power, salesmanship and a few threats too. Here are a few…

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M 4.5 – 4 km SSE of Borbon, Philippines

4.5+ Magnitude Earthquake Reported: M 4.5 – 4 km SSE of Borbon, Philippines DYFI? – IV Time 2021-04-23 08:48:17 UTC 2021-04-23 08:48:17 UTC at epicenter…

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Tonight’s mass shooting occurred in downtown San Diego’s Gaslamp Quarter

America has suffered another mass shooting, this time in downtown San Diego. “A shooting left one person dead and as many as four others wounded…

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M 4.5 – 43 km ESE of Nishinoomote, Japan

4.5+ Magnitude Earthquake Reported: M 4.5 – 43 km ESE of Nishinoomote, Japan Time 2021-04-23 07:26:37 UTC 2021-04-23 07:26:37 UTC at epicenter Location 30.526°N 131.390°E…

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M 4.6 – 48 km ESE of Londres, Argentina

4.5+ Magnitude Earthquake Reported: M 4.6 – 48 km ESE of Londres, Argentina Time 2021-04-23 07:02:58 UTC 2021-04-23 07:02:58 UTC at epicenter Location 27.879°S 66.678°W…

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