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Biden Seeks Help on Border From Mexican President New! 2021-03-01 21:20:07As the president looks to undo his predecessor’s immigration policies, he is hoping for cooperation from a Mexican counterpart who was a contrib

Trumpism Grips a Post-Policy G.O.P. as Traditional Conservatism New! 2021-03-01 21:15:54Despite falling from power in Washington, the Republican Party has done little soul-searching or reflection on a new agenda, instead focusing on attac

Where Biden’s Foreign Policy Is Taking the U.S. New! 2021-03-01 18:47:44The president diverges from both Donald Trump and Barack Obama with a complex vision of coalition-building.

Biden's Education Secretary Confirmed New! 2021-03-01 18:31:20Miguel A. Cardona, a career educator from Connecticut, will lead the Biden administration’s efforts to reopen most of the nation’s schools

Why The Coronavirus Did Not Bring The Financial New! 2021-03-01 17:59:07Grim forecasts held up for a few states, but many took in about as much tax revenue as before the pandemic — sometimes a lot more.

After Stimulus, Biden to Tackle Another Politically Tricky New! 2021-03-01 17:57:36Strengthening the country’s highways, bridges and broadband networks has broad popular support, but Washington remains bitterly divided on the d

The Capitol Police union endorses recommendations for adding New! 2021-03-01 16:37:16Retired Lt. Gen. Russel L. Honoré is recommending an array of security enhancements in response to the Jan. 6 assault at the Capitol.

Supreme Court Considers Whether Patent Judges Were Properly New! 2021-03-01 16:30:20Several justices seemed concerned that judges should have been appointed by the president and confirmed by the Senate. But there was no consensus abou

Trump and his wife received coronavirus vaccine before New! 2021-03-01 15:51:54Former President Donald J. Trump and his wife, Melania, quietly received coronavirus vaccinations in January before leaving the White House, an advise

Warren Revives Wealth Tax, Citing Pandemic Inequalities New! 2021-03-01 15:49:42A tax on the net worth of America’s wealthiest individuals remains popular with voters, but has yet to be embraced by President Biden.

Durbin, New Judiciary Chair, Warns Republicans on Blocking New! 2021-03-01 12:06:06Senator Richard J. Durbin of Illinois, the No. 2 Senate Democrat, discussed how he would push through President Biden’s judicial nominees, tackl

Amazon Workers Trying to Unionize Get Boost From 2021-03-01 11:12:13Around 6,000 workers at an Amazon warehouse in Bessemer, a former steel town outside of Birmingham, are voting over the next week on whether they want

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Cuomo denies sexual harassment, but admits 'unwanted flirtation' 2021-02-28 19:50:23New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo faces the most serious challenge of his decade in office following claims he sexually harassed two women who worked for him

At CPAC, Trump attacks GOP leadership and calls 2021-02-28 19:30:35If the 2024 primary were held today, a CPAC straw poll showed that just 55% said they would vote for Donald Trump, followed by Florida Gov. Ron DeSant

Biden’s big COVID-19 aid package: What’s in the 2021-02-26 17:30:00The U.S. coronavirus relief bill is massive and moving through Congress on party-line votes. Stimulus payments and public health are just the start.

A new stage in the pandemic: Cautious optimism 2021-02-25 17:44:00COVID-19 spikes have been followed by plummets only to spike again. But the current decline could be a light at the end of the tunnel.

Urban transit took a pandemic wallop. Can it 2021-02-25 17:13:26After a harrowing plunge in revenue and ridership at transit systems, an urban revival requires new investment – not just an end to the pandemic

Voters look at both major parties and ask, 2021-02-24 17:10:05In many states voters are fleeing the Democratic and Republican parties, both of which are straining to hold together disparate factions.

From savior to bully: Is Cuomo’s hardball style 2021-02-24 16:35:00Do the controversies surrounding New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signal a changing landscape in the old-fashioned politics of intimidation and humiliation?

Why did Capitol security fail on Jan. 6? 2021-02-24 14:42:20Top security officials engaged in finger-pointing at the first congressional hearing on the U.S. Capitol attack. But at least senators agreed on who c

Trump's tax records to be released. Prosecutors look 2021-02-23 12:36:59The Supreme Court Monday denied former President Donald Trump’s efforts to shield his tax records from Manhattan’s district attorney. Pros

Biden’s high-wire act: Big goals and a fast-closing 2021-02-22 15:41:50The new president’s bipartisan instincts may be overridden by the need to improve Americans’ lives quickly and tangibly.

Garland pledges 'equal justice' and independence from politics 2021-02-22 11:44:16Merrick Garland’s confirmation process for U.S. attorney general is underway. Mr. Garland has said he will focus on civil rights, confront extre

Shoring up the grid: What El Paso can 2021-02-19 17:39:39Texas power outages are stirring calls for more resilient grids. The need is amplified by climate change and increasingly electrified lifestyles.

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Klaus Schwab 2021-02-27 18:12:22Klaus Schwab, the chairman of the World Economic Forum based in Davos, has acquired an international reputation by making the Great Reset a major work

Anniversary of Russia's Illegal Invasion of Ukraine, by 2021-02-27 18:12:22Seven years ago today, Russia violated international law, the norms by which modern countries engage one another, and the sovereignty and territorial

Accountability for the Murder of Jamal Khashoggi, by 2021-02-27 18:12:22In October 2018, the world was horrified by the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a lawful permanent resident of the United States, in the Saudi A

President Biden's first military operation 2021-02-27 18:12:22On 25 February 2121, President Joe Biden personally authorized the first military operation under his watch. U.S. military forces have conducted an ai

Democratic Party wants to stamp out opposition from 2021-02-27 18:12:22President Biden's Democratic Party is currently putting very strong pressure on video-cable operators to stop distributing certain U.S. television ch

Honoring Anticorruption Champions, by Antony Blinken 2021-02-27 18:12:22Around the world, corruption threatens security and stability, hinders economic growth, undermines democracy and human rights, destroys trust in publi

Biden and the exploitation of the Chinese workforce, 2021-02-27 18:12:22The Biden administration is driven by a fanatical ideology borrowed from small groups of left-wing believers. It is supported by two powerful lobbies:

Ties between FETÖ and PKK 2021-02-27 18:12:22Turkey's National Intelligence Organisation (MİT) arrested two members of Fetullah Gülen's terrorist organization (FETÖ) in Uzbekista

War in Libya 2021-02-27 18:12:22According to a confidential report from the United Nations Secretariat, Marshal Haftar (Cyrenaica) hired Erik Prince (founder of Blackwater and brothe

Israel's nuclear research back on track 2021-02-27 18:12:22According to the International Panel on Fissile Materials, Israel is in the process of building new facilities (approximately 140 by 50 meters) at its

G7 Leaders' statement 2021-02-20 09:12:25We, the leaders of the Group of Seven, met today and resolved to work together to beat COVID-19 and build back better. Drawing on our strengths and va

Catholic Church divided over Biden 2021-02-20 09:12:25The U.S. Catholic Church is still trying to figure out how it should position itself in the face of President Biden's initiatives. It is not so much

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Kayleigh McEnany Makes Questionable Claims In First Interview New! 2021-03-01 22:13:04The former White House press secretary said on Fox News that "everyone was expecting peace" on Jan. 6 when Trump sent a mob to the Capitol.

Third Woman Accuses Gov. Andrew Cuomo Of Unwanted New! 2021-03-01 21:05:32The woman told the New York Times about an uncomfortable encounter with Cuomo at a wedding as the governor faces a sexual harassment investigation.

Hyatt Hotels Blasts 'Abhorrent' Nazi Symbol Critics Spotted New! 2021-03-01 20:55:50The hotel chain also attacked CPAC members who acted with "hostility" when they were asked to wear masks, risking the health of other hotel guests a

Jason Chaffetz Called Out On Fox News For New! 2021-03-01 18:38:30“We wouldn’t even be talking about it if it wasn’t for the New York Times reporting,” a Fox News reporter said in correcting t

Miguel Cardona Confirmed As U.S. Education Secretary New! 2021-03-01 18:13:27The Connecticut native will be charged with helping tackle a range of challenges schools face amid COVID-19.

Donald And Melania Trump Quietly Received COVID-19 Vaccine New! 2021-03-01 16:49:03Other political leaders have publicized their vaccinations as a way to promote trust in the science.

Bill De Blasio Says Cuomo 'Letting Himself Off New! 2021-03-01 15:54:48The New York City mayor also suggested the governor should resign if the allegations prove to be true.

Health Experts Are Not Fans Of Pope Francis' New! 2021-03-01 15:30:03Visiting a country with a fragile health care system in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic is not a good idea, infectious disease experts said.

North Carolina Prisons Agree To Fast-Track Release Of New! 2021-03-01 14:18:35The state will release more prisoners than previously planned as part of a legal settlement with the NAACP over prison conditions during the COVID-19

Biden Administration Wades Into Major Fight Over Green New! 2021-03-01 13:28:24The Energy Department wants the nonprofit that sets model codes to justify its industry-backed bid to block cities from adopting more energy-efficient

Push To Raise The Minimum Wage Is Dead New! 2021-03-01 13:12:10It doesn’t look like a $15 federal minimum wage will be included in the next COVID-19 relief bill.

Congress Is About To Send You A Pile New! 2021-03-01 12:46:56Democrats are racing to pass a $1.9 trillion coronavirus package loaded with thousands of dollars for most American families.