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Blunt advice from badass Axios women

At Axios, women rule. Nearly 60% of Axions — yes, that’s what we call each other — are women. Oh, we also have a group…

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Rise of ultra-MAGA right could play into Dems’ hands

The rise of far-right Republican candidates has some Republicans considering voting Democratic this fall — and some Democrats trying to engineer the rise of ultra-MAGA…

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Biden invokes Defense Production Act to address baby formula shortage

President Biden on Wednesday invoked the Defense Production Act to address the baby formula shortage that has caused panic for the millions of parents and…

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Stocks had their worst day in more than two years

Stocks on Wednesday had their steepest losses in over two years, following disappointing earnings from U.S. retail behemoths Target, Walmart and Lowe’s. By the numbers:…

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Biden invokes Defense Production Act to address baby formula shortage

President Biden on Wednesday invoked the Defense Production Act to address the baby formula shortage that has caused panic for the millions of parents and…

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Biden invokes Defense Production Act to address baby formula shortage

President Biden on Wednesday invoked the Defense Production Act to address the baby formula shortage that has caused panic for the millions of parents and…

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New York AG opens investigation on social media companies after Buffalo shooting

New York Attorney General Letitia James is launching an investigation into social media companies in connection with the Buffalo mass shooting, her office announced Wednesday….

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Stocks had their worst day in more than two years

Stocks on Wednesday had their steepest losses in over two years, following disappointing earnings from U.S. retail behemoths Target, Walmart and Lowe’s. By the numbers:…

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Stocks had their worst day in more than two years

Stocks on Wednesday had their steepest losses in over two years, following disappointing earnings from U.S. retail behemoths Target, Walmart and Lowe’s. By the numbers:…

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New York AG opens investigation on social media companies after Buffalo shooting

New York Attorney General Letitia James is launching an investigation into social media companies in connection with the Buffalo mass shooting, her office announced Wednesday….

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Homeland Security puts its “Disinformation Governance Board” on ice

Department of Homeland Security said it will pause on the agency’s weeks-old Disinformation Governance Board. Why it matters: The board — which had stated it’s…

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Yellen warns of “stagflationary effects” of higher food and gas prices

Higher food and energy prices amid the war in Ukraine are leading to “stagflationary effects,” Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said at a press briefing Wednesday…

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Congress pushes Biden on baby formula

A bipartisan group of House members is introducing a resolution urging President Biden to invoke the Defense Production Act to help resolve the baby formula…

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Failed gun legislation is the norm after mass shootings

The mass shooting in Buffalo, New York, has brought legislation on domestic terrorism and guns into sharp focus for lawmakers. The big picture: There’s a…

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Chris Wallace to anchor new show on CNN

Warner Bros. Discovery, CNN’s new parent company, plans to announce during its upfront presentation to advertisers on Wednesday that Chris Wallace will host a Sunday…

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Ex-Minneapolis cop pleads guilty to manslaughter in George Floyd’s death

Former Minneapolis police officer Thomas Lane pleaded guilty on Wednesday to aiding and abetting manslaughter in former officer Derek Chauvin’s killing of George Floyd in…

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Climate change benchmarks all set records last year, report finds

Data: AVISO+ Products; Chart: Simran Parwani/Axios Key data released Wednesday underscores how swiftly human activities are reshaping the climate. Why it matters: The “State of…

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Russian soldier pleads guilty to killing unarmed civilian during war crimes trial

A 21-year-old Russian soldier on trial in Kyiv for committing war crimes during Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine pleaded guilty to killing an unarmed civilian in…

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U.S. Soccer reaches landmark equal pay agreement

The U.S. Soccer Federation reached a historic collective bargaining agreement on Wednesday to pay all national players equally, including at World Cups. Why it matters:…

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Oz and McCormick neck-and-neck in Pennsylvania’s GOP Senate primary

Pennsylvania’s hotly-contested Republican primary for U.S. Senate is too close to call as of Wednesday morning, with just thousands of ballots left to be counted….

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The Fed’s $2.7 trillion mortgage problem

Data: Federal Reserve; Chart: Axios Visuals If you took out a mortgage over the last couple of years, there’s a good chance the holder of…

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Finland and Sweden formally apply to join NATO

Finland and Sweden handed over their NATO applications this morning to a beaming Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg, who hailed the “historic moment” and urged all 30…

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