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Disclaimer added to Chris Harrison's 'Celebrity Wheel of Fortune' episode

Fox News2021-02-26 14:52:19.6526648

Disclaimer added to Chris Harrison's 'Celebrity Wheel of Fortune' episode Author: Fox News
Harrison has stepped away from hosting duties after making racially insensitive comments during a controversial interview. ...Read full article

DeSantis derides 'failed Republican establishment' at CPAC | TheHill

The Hill2021-02-26 14:45:13

DeSantis derides 'failed Republican establishment' at CPAC | TheHill Author: Max Greenwood
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis rallied a crowd at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC)... ...Read full article

Progressives urge White House to overrule top Senate official and include $15 minimum wage in COVID-19 relief bill

Fox News2021-02-26 14:37:20.6676548

Progressives urge White House to overrule top Senate official and include $15 minimum wage in COVID-19 relief bill Author: Fox News
Progressive Democrats launched a last-minute campaign urging the White House to overrule a top Senate official who decided late Thursday night that a federal minimum wage increase could not be included in the coronavirus relief package. ...Read full article

Cruz pranked over Cancun trip at Senate gym: report | TheHill

The Hill2021-02-26 14:34:41

Cruz pranked over Cancun trip at Senate gym: report | TheHill Author: Celine Castronuovo
Texas Sen. Ted Cruz (R) was reportedly pranked at the Senate gym ... ...Read full article

Dutch court approves government’s use of pandemic curfew measures

Al Jazeera English2021-02-26 14:33:20

Dutch court approves government’s use of pandemic curfew measures Author: Al Jazeera
Ruling deals blow to anti-lockdown group ‘Virustruth’, which challenged the government’s controversial curfew. ...Read full article

Carbon-cutting pledges by countries nowhere near enough, U.N. says

MSNBC2021-02-26 14:28:47

Carbon-cutting pledges by countries nowhere near enough, U.N. says Author: MSNBC
The newest pledges by countries to cut greenhouse gas emissions are falling far short of what’s needed, a new United Nation report finds. ...Read full article

Anti-LGBTQ coalition targets Equality Act in the name of America's children

MSNBC2021-02-26 14:28:00

Anti-LGBTQ coalition targets Equality Act in the name of America's children Author: MSNBC
The Promise to America’s Children coalition includes well-known, right-wing groups like the Alliance Defending Freedom and the Family Policy Alliance. ...Read full article

Facebook signs pay deals with 3 Australian news publishers

MSNBC2021-02-26 14:27:59

Facebook signs pay deals with 3 Australian news publishers Author: MSNBC
Facebook announced on Friday preliminary agreements with three Australian publishers, a day after the Parliament passed a law that would make the digital ...Read full article

Judge stops Gov. Kristi Noem from releasing records in AG's fatal crash

MSNBC2021-02-26 14:19:35

Judge stops Gov. Kristi Noem from releasing records in AG's fatal crash Author: MSNBC
A South Dakota judge blocked Kristi Noem from releasing documents and video in the investigation of the state’s attorney general for striking and killing a man with his car. ...Read full article

EXPLAINER: US airstrike in Syria sends message to Iran

Associated Press2021-02-26 14:11:06

Author: ZEINA KARAM and BASSEM MROUE
BEIRUT (AP) — A U.S. airstrike targeting facilities used by Iran-backed militias in Syria appears to be a message to Tehran delivered by a new American administration still figuring out its... ...Read full article

How Oakland architect Deanna Van Buren's passion for restorative justice manifests in her work

MSNBC2021-02-26 14:09:29

How Oakland architect Deanna Van Buren's passion for restorative justice manifests in her work Author: MSNBC
Oakland architect Deanna Van Buren is one of 500 licensed Black female architects in the U.S. She helps communities build spaces for restorative justice instead of jails and prisons. ...Read full article

LIVE UPDATES: CPAC 2021 speakers Trump Jr., Ted Cruz appear in Florida as conference ramps up

Fox News2021-02-26 14:07:24.917155

LIVE UPDATES: CPAC 2021 speakers Trump Jr., Ted Cruz appear in Florida as conference ramps up Author: Fox News
The annual Conservative Political Action Conference  (CPAC) is slated to run through Sunday and a number of high-profile conservatives will take the stage to share conservative ideas with the crowd. ...Read full article

With minimum wage hike out, Covid relief package has gotten easier to pass

MSNBC2021-02-26 14:02:00

With minimum wage hike out, Covid relief package has gotten easier to pass Author: MSNBC
With a $15 per-hour minimum wage hike from package left out, Biden's Covid-19 relief bill has become much easier to pass. ...Read full article

Single-Family Landlord Sees No End to Demand for Suburban Homes

Bloomberg2021-02-26 14:00:04+00:00

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Third US vaccine could raise question: Which shots are best?

Associated Press2021-02-26 13:56:41

Author: LAURAN NEERGAARD and MATTHEW PERRONE
WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation is poised to get a third vaccine against COVID-19, but because at first glance the Johnson & Johnson shot may not be seen as equal to other options, health officials... ...Read full article

CPAC goes all in on Trump's false election fraud claims

MSNBC2021-02-26 13:54:57

CPAC goes all in on Trump's false election fraud claims Author: MSNBC
Republican activists and leaders are scheduled to spend the weekend talking voter fraud, weeks after stolen election claims incited a deadly riot. ...Read full article

Watch live: CPAC opens with comments from DeSantis, Cruz

The Hill2021-02-26 13:52:44

Watch live: CPAC opens with comments from DeSantis, Cruz Author: The Hill staff
The 2021 Conservative Political Action Conference is scheduled to begin on Friday morning with opening statements from Florida Gov. Ron Desantis (R) and Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas).The event is scheduled to begin at 9 a.m. EST.Watch the live video above. ...Read full article

Lady Gaga's dog walker in 'stable condition,' cops searching for 2 suspects in armed robbery

Fox News2021-02-26 13:52:20.0277951

Lady Gaga's dog walker in 'stable condition,' cops searching for 2 suspects in armed robbery Author: Fox News
Lady Gaga's dog walker is in stable condition after he was shot in Los Angeles by two suspects who made off with two of the singer's three dogs. ...Read full article

Personal Income Jumped 10% in January

Breitbart News2021-02-26 13:49:54

Personal Income Jumped 10% in January Author: John Carney
Personal income rose 10.0 percent in January and consumer spending rose 2.4 percent, the Department of Commerce said Friday. | Economy ...Read full article

House vote key first step for Democrats' stimulus plans

CNN2021-02-26 13:43:23

House vote key first step for Democrats' stimulus plans Author: Lauren Fox, CNN
Not even halfway through President Joe Biden's first 100 days in office and the House of Representatives is on track Friday to pass his $1.9 trillion relief bill. ...Read full article

Iconic tapestry of Picasso's 'Guernica' is gone from the U.N.

MSNBC2021-02-26 13:38:54

Iconic tapestry of Picasso's 'Guernica' is gone from the U.N. Author: MSNBC
The iconic tapestry of Pablo Picasso’s “Guernica” is gone from its place of honor outside the U.N. Security Council in the United Nations headquarters complex overlooking New York’s East River. ...Read full article

Twitter unveils 'super follow' feature

BBC News2021-02-26 13:37:22.4497919

Twitter unveils 'super follow' feature Author: BBC News
The network will enable users to charge for extra content such as bonus tweets and newsletters. ...Read full article

FCC approves $50 monthly internet subsidies for low-income households during pandemic

CNN2021-02-26 13:36:48

FCC approves $50 monthly internet subsidies for low-income households during pandemic Author: Brian Fung, CNN
The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday approved final rules for a new broadband subsidy program that could help struggling families pay for internet service during the pandemic. ...Read full article

San Francisco to Redistribute $120 Million from Police to Black Community

Breitbart News2021-02-26 13:34:05

San Francisco to Redistribute $120 Million from Police to Black Community Author: Joel B. Pollak
San Francisco Mayor London Breed released a plan to redistribute $120 million from law enforcement to projects for the city's black minority. ...Read full article

Prince Harry tells James Corden ‘toxic’ British press 'was destroying my mental health'

USA Today2021-02-26 13:25:22+00:00

Prince Harry tells James Corden ‘toxic’ British press 'was destroying my mental health' Author:
Prince Harry says he and Duchess Meghan stepped back from royal life because of “toxic” British media. "It was destroying my mental health," he said. ...Read full article

Wisconsin firefighter shot after weapon inside burning building discharges

MSNBC2021-02-26 13:24:41

Wisconsin firefighter shot after weapon inside burning building discharges Author: MSNBC
Firefighter Justin Fredrickson was "on the road to recovery" after a loaded firearm inside a burning building discharged and struck the man, Cornell Fire Area Department said. ...Read full article

Cuomo allegations: What do Democrats who believed Kavanaugh accusations think?

Fox News2021-02-26 13:07:21.7153303

Cuomo allegations: What do Democrats who believed Kavanaugh accusations think? Author: Fox News
Many leading Democrats who demanded an investigation into Christine Blasey Ford’s sexual misconduct allegations against then Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh are less outspoken about the accusations against Gov. Andrew Cuomo. ...Read full article

FNC's Carlson: Liz Cheney 'Decided to Obey' Democrats, Media Propagandists

Breitbart News2021-02-26 13:02:57

FNC's Carlson: Liz Cheney 'Decided to Obey' Democrats, Media Propagandists Author: Jeff Poor
Thursday on Fox News Channel's "Tucker Carlson Tonight," host Tucker Carlson questioned Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) for going along with the Democratic Party's narrative on the January 6 incident on Capitol Hill and the future of the Republican Party. | Clips ...Read full article

UN: Carbon-cutting pledges by countries nowhere near enough

Associated Press2021-02-26 13:01:34

Author: SETH BORENSTEIN
The newest pledges by countries to cut greenhouse gas emissions are falling far short of what's needed to limit global warming to what the Paris climate accord seeks, a new United Nations report... ...Read full article

‘Everyone Agreed’ on Vaccine Passports, Says Merkel at EU Summit

Breitbart News2021-02-26 12:45:07

‘Everyone Agreed’ on Vaccine Passports, Says Merkel at EU Summit Author: Kurt Zindulka
Angela Merkel claimed that there is a unanimous agreement within the European Union on implementing a coronavirus vaccine passport system. ...Read full article

Biden's Covid stimulus plan: It costs $1.9tn but what's in it?

BBC News2021-02-26 12:37:21.2926854

Biden's Covid stimulus plan: It costs $1.9tn but what's in it? Author: BBC News
A guide to the Democrats' package of recovery measures - and the odds it will pass Congress. ...Read full article

What we know: The latest on Tiger Woods' recovery as he is transferred to new hospital

USA Today2021-02-26 12:27:52+00:00

What we know: The latest on Tiger Woods' recovery as he is transferred to new hospital Author:
Tiger Woods was moved from Harbor-UCLA Medical Center to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center two days after a car crash left him with serious injuries. ...Read full article

Blue State Blues: Will the Politburo Let Joe Biden Address Congress?

Breitbart News2021-02-26 12:22:57

Blue State Blues: Will the Politburo Let Joe Biden Address Congress? Author: Joel B. Pollak
The unusual delay in reporting to Congress reinforces suspicions that Joe Biden is not actually in charge of his own administration. ...Read full article

Inside Pelosi's 1st months of the new Congress

CNN2021-02-26 12:05:28

Inside Pelosi's 1st months of the new Congress Author: Lauren Fox and Annie Grayer, CNN
On the cusp of passing President Joe Biden's coronavirus relief bill, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi could move the legislation without a single Democratic defection. ...Read full article

Anger in Bangladesh over dissident writer’s death in prison

Al Jazeera English2021-02-26 12:03:27

Anger in Bangladesh over dissident writer’s death in prison Author: Faisal Mahmud
Protests erupt over death of Mushtaq Ahmed, arrested last year on charges of violating the Digital Security Act. ...Read full article

The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by The AIDS Institute - Senate ref axes $15 minimum wage, House votes today on relief bill | TheHill

The Hill2021-02-26 11:33:38

The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by The AIDS Institute - Senate ref axes $15 minimum wage, House votes today on relief bill | TheHill Author: Alexis Simendinger and Al Weaver
Presented by The AIDS Institute  ... ...Read full article

Soho House New York IPO? Members Club Would Be Better Off With a SPAC

Bloomberg2021-02-26 11:32:27+00:00

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Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine, which requires just one shot, is on track to become third allowed for use in US

USA Today2021-02-26 11:11:44+00:00

Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine, which requires just one shot, is on track to become third allowed for use in US Author:
The Food and Drug Administration is expected to act quickly to authorize J&J's one-dose COVID-19 vaccine after an advisory panel meets Friday. ...Read full article

Mass shootings hit a record high in 2020. Can COVID-19 vaccines bring peace in 2021?

USA Today2021-02-26 11:08:50+00:00

Mass shootings hit a record high in 2020. Can COVID-19 vaccines bring peace in 2021? Author:
Mass shootings jumped nearly 50% in 2020 amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Black Lives Matter protests and economic fears. Could vaccines bring more peace? ...Read full article

Prince Harry: UK press were 'destroying my mental health'

BBC News2021-02-26 11:07:20.9338616

Prince Harry: UK press were 'destroying my mental health' Author: BBC News
The Duke of Sussex spoke to TV host James Corden about life in the US after stepping back from royal duties. ...Read full article

Partisan headwinds threaten Capitol riot commission | TheHill

The Hill2021-02-26 11:00:23

Partisan headwinds threaten Capitol riot commission | TheHill Author: Jordain Carney
Plans for a 9/11-style commission to probe the Jan. 6 attack are ... ...Read full article

Republicans see Becerra as next target in confirmation wars | TheHill

The Hill2021-02-26 11:00:21

Republicans see Becerra as next target in confirmation wars | TheHill Author: Alexander Bolton
Senate Republicans are setting their sights on California Attorney General Xavier Becerra, Presid... ...Read full article

Trump reemerges to legacy being erased by Biden | TheHill

The Hill2021-02-26 11:00:13

Trump reemerges to legacy being erased by Biden | TheHill Author: Brett Samuels
President Biden has spent his first five weeks in office peeling back his predecessor's legacy, o... ...Read full article

Top VW China Manager Said to Eye Joining Renault as Local CEO

Bloomberg2021-02-26 11:00:02+00:00

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Britney Spears: Father's lawyer says fans 'have it wrong' about pop star's conservatorship

BBC News2021-02-26 10:52:20.5123555

Britney Spears: Father's lawyer says fans 'have it wrong' about pop star's conservatorship Author: BBC News
Jamie Spears is a "dedicated and loyal father" who stopped her being exploited, his lawyer claims. ...Read full article

US’s first military action under Biden draws criticism

Al Jazeera English2021-02-26 10:41:38

US’s first military action under Biden draws criticism Author: Al Jazeera
Biden’s approval of US raid in Syria targeting facilities used by Iranian-backed militias critcised in the Middle East. ...Read full article

Palestinian health minister recommends lockdown in the West Bank

Al Jazeera English2021-02-26 10:28:54

Palestinian health minister recommends lockdown in the West Bank Author: Al Jazeera
The occupied territory facing ‘most difficult period’ of pandemic due to surge in COVID cases, PA health minister says. ...Read full article

Two U.S. Navy Ships in Middle East Hit with Coronavirus Outbreaks

Breitbart News2021-02-26 10:17:02

Two U.S. Navy Ships in Middle East Hit with Coronavirus Outbreaks Author: Breitbart Jerusalem
Two U.S. Navy ships in the Middle East have been ordered into port as they combat outbreaks of COVID-19, the U.S. Navy said. ...Read full article

K-pop superstars in climate change message

BBC News2021-02-26 10:07:24.5587547

K-pop superstars in climate change message Author: BBC News
K-pop superstars Blackpink have emerged as the latest force in the global fight against climate change. ...Read full article

UK top court rules Shamima Begum cannot return

Al Jazeera English2021-02-26 10:03:08

UK top court rules Shamima Begum cannot return Author: Al Jazeera
The 21-year-old, who joined ISIL as a child, is being held in Syria after being stripped of her UK citizenship in 2019. ...Read full article

Jysan Weighs Acquisition of Kcell to Bolster Kazakh Lending

Bloomberg2021-02-26 09:14:53+00:00

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Hear Fauci's advice on how to avoid getting Covid variant - CNN Video

CNN2021-02-26 09:07:33.698622

Hear Fauci's advice on how to avoid getting Covid variant - CNN Video Author:
Dr. Anthony Fauci tells CNN's Chris Cuomo about the importance of receiving the coronavirus vaccine, and how it can be helpful amid news of more variants spreading across the US. ...Read full article

Queen says COVID vaccine is quick, painless and helps others

Associated Press2021-02-26 08:51:49

Author: DANICA KIRKA
LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II is encouraging people to be vaccinated against COVID-19, saying the shot is quick, harmless and will help protect others against the disease.In a... ...Read full article

India, China FMs to set up hotline as border crisis eases

Al Jazeera English2021-02-26 08:50:56

India, China FMs to set up hotline as border crisis eases Author: Al Jazeera
Foreign ministers to have hotline as nuclear-armed neighbours look to reduce tensions along disputed Himalayan border. ...Read full article

Swiss Economy Grew at End of 2020 on Buoyant Industry

Bloomberg2021-02-26 08:02:13+00:00

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Militia official: US strike in Syria kills 1, wounds several

Associated Press2021-02-26 06:54:00

Author: QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA, LOLITA C. BALDOR, and ROBERT BURNS
BAGHDAD (AP) — A U.S. airstrike in Syria targeted facilities belonging to a powerful Iranian-backed Iraqi armed group, killing one of their militiamen and wounding a number of others, an Iraqi... ...Read full article

Coronavirus update: Latest Covid-19 vaccine and world news

CNN2021-02-26 06:47:21

Coronavirus update: Latest Covid-19 vaccine and world news Author: By Ben Westcott, CNN
The coronavirus pandemic has brought countries to a standstill. Meanwhile, vaccinations have already started in some countries as cases continue to rise. Follow here for the latest. ...Read full article

Exclusive— ACU Chair: Florida May Be CPAC's Permanent Home

Breitbart News2021-02-26 06:40:00

Exclusive— ACU Chair: Florida May Be CPAC's Permanent Home Author: Matthew Boyle
ACU chairman Matt Schlapp told Breitbart News the decision to move CPAC to Florida this year may be a more permanent relocation. ...Read full article

DeSantis: Florida had 'firm grasp' of coronavirus data early on

Fox News2021-02-26 06:37:21.9656327

DeSantis: Florida had 'firm grasp' of coronavirus data early on Author: Fox News
Florida governor joins 'Life, Liberty & Levin' to discuss his administration's response to the pandemic ...Read full article

Support building to remove security fence surrounding US Capitol

Fox News2021-02-26 06:37:20.4503842

Support building to remove security fence surrounding US Capitol Author: Fox News
House Minority Whip Steve Scalise R-La., joins 'Fox News @ Night' to discuss fallout from Capitol riot ...Read full article

Vaccination 'passports' may open society, but inequity looms

Associated Press2021-02-26 06:31:31

Author: LAURIE KELLMAN
TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Violet light bathed the club stage as 300 people, masked and socially distanced, erupted in gentle applause. For the first time since the pandemic began, Israeli musician... ...Read full article

Once the mainstream model, Michigan GOP embraces right wing

Associated Press2021-02-26 06:19:31

Author: THOMAS BEAUMONT and DAVID EGGERT
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Josh Venable, a longtime Michigan GOP operative and chief of staff to former U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, can trace the arc of the state's Republican Party... ...Read full article

At pivotal moment in Afghanistan war, Biden weighs a dilemma

Associated Press2021-02-26 06:13:57

Author: ROBERT BURNS
WASHINGTON (AP) — America's longest war is approaching a crossroads.President Joe Biden's choices in Afghanistan boil down to this: withdraw all troops by May, as promised by his... ...Read full article

French Births Drop to Lowest Since World War II as Pandemic Hit

Bloomberg2021-02-26 06:00:00+00:00

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House to vote on virus bill; arbiter says wage hike a no-go

Associated Press2021-02-26 05:45:02

Author: ALAN FRAM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats are ready to shove a $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package through the House on Friday, despite a setback that means a minimum wage boost is unlikely to be in the final... ...Read full article

Some local GOP leaders fire up base with conspiracies, lies

Associated Press2021-02-26 05:08:41

Author: GARANCE BURKE, MARTHA MENDOZA, JULIET LINDERMAN and LARRY FENN
A faction of local, county and state Republican officials is pushing lies, misinformation and conspiracy theories that echo those that helped inspire the violent U.S. Capitol siege, online... ...Read full article

Coca-Cola under fire over 'be less white' diversity training video

Fox News2021-02-26 05:07:16.6687636

Coca-Cola under fire over 'be less white' diversity training video Author: Fox News
Organizational psychologist Karlyn Borysenko joins 'Fox News @ Night' to discuss the controversy ...Read full article

Joe Thiesmann is first-ever 'Ingraham Angle' mystery guest

Fox News2021-02-26 05:07:15.8704949

Joe Thiesmann is first-ever 'Ingraham Angle' mystery guest Author: Fox News
Super Bowl-winning quarterback talks working as a caddie, his relationship with Ronald Reagan on 'The Ingraham Angle.' ...Read full article

Analysis: The House is set for a historic down payment on Biden's legacy

CNN2021-02-26 05:01:16

Analysis: The House is set for a historic down payment on Biden's legacy Author: Analysis by Stephen Collinson, CNN
At any other time, the imminent House passage of a gargantuan $1.9 trillion bill that addresses many of the foundational goals of a new presidency would be regarded as a smashing victory for a White House only six weeks into a first term. ...Read full article

Proud Boys leader has no sympathy for lawmakers targeted by Capitol riot

CNN2021-02-26 04:23:18

Proud Boys leader has no sympathy for lawmakers targeted by Capitol riot Author: Mallory Simon, Sara Sidner and Anna-Maja Rappard, CNN
The leader of the far-right Proud Boys group does not care that lawmakers were terrorized by rioters inside the US Capitol on January 6 as they tried to do their jobs. Enrique Tarrio spoke to CNN about what he thinks is next. ...Read full article

Should the US boycott the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing?

Fox News2021-02-26 04:22:20.292408

Should the US boycott the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing? Author: Fox News
Former secretary of state Mike Pompeo weighs in on China and the US airstrike in Syria on 'The Ingraham Angle' ...Read full article

Opinion: In death, former Olympic coach John Geddert once again causes harm to the gymnasts he abused

USA Today2021-02-26 04:00:56+00:00

Opinion: In death, former Olympic coach John Geddert once again causes harm to the gymnasts he abused Author:
John Geddert had been charged with 24 counts, including human trafficking and sexual assault, on Thursday before he killed himself hours later. ...Read full article

North Korea: Russian diplomats leave by hand-pushed trolley

BBC News2021-02-26 03:52:21.8081367

North Korea: Russian diplomats leave by hand-pushed trolley Author: BBC News
The diplomats had no choice as Pyongyang has banned trains from leaving as part of Covid measures. ...Read full article

North Korea Using Prison Labor to Defy Sanctions, Group Says

Bloomberg2021-02-26 02:56:00+00:00

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Senate parliamentarian rules against including minimum wage in Covid relief bill

CNN2021-02-26 02:50:19

Senate parliamentarian rules against including minimum wage in Covid relief bill Author: Lauren Fox, Ryan Nobles, Manu Raju and Phil Mattingly, CNN
The Senate parliamentarian has ruled against including the increase in the minimum wage in the Covid relief bill. ...Read full article

Federal judge rules eviction moratorium is unconstitutional

CNN2021-02-26 02:45:02

Federal judge rules eviction moratorium is unconstitutional Author: Konstantin Toropin and Paul LeBlanc, CNN
A federal judge in Texas on Thursday ruled that the federal moratorium on evictions is unconstitutional, according to court documents. ...Read full article

US bombs facilities in Syria used by Iran-backed militia

USA Today2021-02-26 01:54:22+00:00

US bombs facilities in Syria used by Iran-backed militia Author:
The United States launched airstrikes in Syria on Thursday, targeting facilities near the Iraqi border used by Iranian-backed militia groups. ...Read full article

7 Radical Demands in the Equality Act

Breitbart News2021-02-26 01:54:07

7 Radical Demands in the Equality Act Author: Dr. Susan Berry
If enacted, the Equality Act would have a major impact on children and their parents, upending the culture as American families now know it. ...Read full article

Biden approves US airstrike on Iran-backed militias in Syria

BBC News2021-02-26 01:37:20.1990565

Biden approves US airstrike on Iran-backed militias in Syria Author: BBC News
The Pentagon said the strike on Syria was in response to an attack on US and coalition personnel in Iraq. ...Read full article

Biden orders US strikes on Iranian-backed militia facilities in Syria | TheHill

The Hill2021-02-26 01:20:00

Biden orders US strikes on Iranian-backed militia facilities in Syria | TheHill Author: Rebecca Kheel
The U.S. military hit facilities used by Iran-backed militants in eastern Syria on Thursday in re... ...Read full article

US attacks ‘Iranian-backed military infrastructure’ in Syria

Al Jazeera English2021-02-26 01:03:00

US attacks ‘Iranian-backed military infrastructure’ in Syria Author: Al Jazeera
Pentagon spokesman says move was in response to recent rocket attacks on US troops in Iraq. ...Read full article

Canadian farmers advised to ditch palm oil after 'buttergate' row

BBC News2021-02-26 00:52:24.808062

Canadian farmers advised to ditch palm oil after 'buttergate' row Author: BBC News
The dairy group looking into the hard butter issue has called for a freeze on palm fats in cow feed. ...Read full article

Parliamentarian nixes minimum wage hike in coronavirus bill | TheHill

The Hill2021-02-26 00:47:56

Parliamentarian nixes minimum wage hike in coronavirus bill | TheHill Author: Jordain Carney
Senate Parliamentarian Elizabeth MacDonough ruled Thursday that a plan to boost the minimum wage... ...Read full article

3 Republicans Voted for Equality Act, Allowing Men in Females Sports

Breitbart News2021-02-26 00:37:39

3 Republicans Voted for Equality Act, Allowing Men in Females Sports Author: Wendell Husebo
Three Republicans joined Democrats in voting for the Equality Act. Reps. John Katko, Tom Reed, & Brian Fitzpatrick voted with Dems. ...Read full article

US carries out air strikes in Syria targeting Iranian backed militia structures

CNN2021-02-26 00:31:51

US carries out air strikes in Syria targeting Iranian backed militia structures Author: Barbara Starr and Oren Liebermann, CNN
The US military struck a site in Syria on Thursday used by two Iranian-backed militia groups following rocket attacks on American forces in the region in the past two weeks, according to a US official. ...Read full article

Follow the money: Myanmar coup puts pressure on army businesses

Al Jazeera English2021-02-26 00:01:28

Follow the money: Myanmar coup puts pressure on army businesses Author: Kate Mayberry
Calls are growing for sanctions on the military’s vast business empire after the February 1 coup. ...Read full article

House Passes 'Equality Act' to End Legal Recognition of Biological Sex

Breitbart News2021-02-25 23:07:15

House Passes 'Equality Act' to End Legal Recognition of Biological Sex Author: Sean Moran
The House passed the Equality Act , which would eliminate the legal definition of biological sex and cater to gender ideology. ...Read full article

Five things to watch at CPAC | TheHill

The Hill2021-02-25 22:58:11

Five things to watch at CPAC | TheHill Author: Tal Axelrod
Republicans are gathering in Orlando this week for the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), an annual event that allows grassroots activists, prominent commentators and lawmakers to rub elbows while discussing the present and future state of the G… ...Read full article

Covid-19 Pandemic: Live Updates and News for Feb. 26, 2021

Bloomberg2021-02-25 22:57:58+00:00

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Jamal Khashoggi: Biden raises human rights in call with Saudi king

BBC News2021-02-25 22:37:34.3081574

Jamal Khashoggi: Biden raises human rights in call with Saudi king Author: BBC News
The murder of exiled Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in 2018 continues to overshadow relations. ...Read full article

John Geddert: Ex-US Olympics coach found dead after sex assault charges

BBC News2021-02-25 22:07:20.5427266

John Geddert: Ex-US Olympics coach found dead after sex assault charges Author: BBC News
John Geddert, who headed the 2012 women's gymnastics team, had also been accused of human trafficking. ...Read full article

Special Section: Bold & Blunt Podcast

The Washington Times2021-02-25 21:22:43.2758145

Special Section: Bold & Blunt Podcast Author: The Washington Times http://www.washingtontimes.com
Washington Times online opinion editor Cheryl Chumley brings her no-holds-barred take on the big issues of the day. ...Read full article

India Exits Recession Amid Risks from Resurgence in Virus Cases

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Biden participates in event commemorating 50 millionth coronavirus vaccination in U.S.

The Washington Post2021-02-25 20:22:56.3549812

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President Biden and Vice President Harris will commemorate the 50 millionth coronavirus vaccine shot in the United States at a White House event. ...Read full article

How To Entirely Empty Your Bowels Every Morning - Top Surgeon Explains How

The Washington Times2021-02-25 19:37:48.0776519

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Trump deregulation rule Biden ditched on Day One helped save $160 billion, analysis finds

The Washington Times2021-02-25 18:30:12

Trump deregulation rule Biden ditched on Day One helped save $160 billion, analysis finds Author: David Sherfinski
The Trump administration's deregulatory push that President Biden ended on his first day in office helped generate approximately $160 billion in total savings, according to a new analysis that comes as Mr. Biden paves the way for more-aggressive regulations. ...Read full article

Mitch McConnell accuses Democrats of plot to 'nationalize' elections

The Washington Times2021-02-25 18:04:39

Mitch McConnell accuses Democrats of plot to 'nationalize' elections Author: Dave Boyer
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell on Thursday accused House Democrats of plotting to "nationalize" elections, arguing that legislation headed for a vote next week would mandate mail-in voting and forbid states from implementing voter ID laws. ...Read full article

CQS Shuts $525 Million Hedge Fund as Narayanan Joins Citadel

Bloomberg2021-02-25 17:27:05+00:00

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House passes Equality Act despite objections over religious freedom, women's sports

The Washington Times2021-02-25 17:08:00

House passes Equality Act despite objections over religious freedom, women's sports Author: Valerie Richardson
House Democrats passed Thursday the Equality Act, taking their cues from President Biden as he pushes transgender rights to the forefront despite warnings of dire repercussions for religious freedom, women's sports and parental rights. ...Read full article

Special Section: Front Page Podcast

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The Washington Times’ Front Page podcast delivers real, trusted news five days a week. Host George Gerbo brings you the top stories of the day in five minutes or less directly from the newsroom of The Washington Times. ...Read full article

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