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California disputes San Diego County's claim that migrant 'tent city' is coming

Fox News2021-05-06 20:52:21.3487339

California disputes San Diego County's claim that migrant 'tent city' is coming Author: Fox News
EXCLUSIVE: San Diego County is looking for land on which California state officials can build a purported "tent city" for migrants coming across the border on a long-term basis, according to an email seen by Fox News – but the State of California is disputing… ...Read full article

Chicago suburb set to pay reparations, but not all on board

Associated Press2021-05-06 20:52:02.7752298

Chicago suburb set to pay reparations, but not all on board Author: SOPHIA TAREEN
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — When Teri Murray tried to buy her first home in 1968, searching this leafy college town for the perfect place, she thought she was an ideal candidate: married, steadily employed, ample savings... ...Read full article

Study: Residents left big metros during pandemic for family

Associated Press2021-05-06 20:52:02.7752298

Study: Residents left big metros during pandemic for family Author: MIKE SCHNEIDER
Cece Linder was living in a 770-square-foot apartment outside Washington, D.C., last spring when the area went into lockdown because of the coronavirus pandemic. In May 2020, after a few months of both living and working in the small space, Linder decided to … ...Read full article

Slugger Albert Pujols designated for assignment by Angels

Associated Press2021-05-06 20:52:02.7752298

Slugger Albert Pujols designated for assignment by Angels Author: GREG BEACHAM
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Albert Pujols was cut by the Los Angeles Angels on Thursday, abruptly ending the 41-year-old superstar slugger's decade with his second major league team.The Angels surprisingly announced the move to designate Pujols for assignment a da… ...Read full article

Police: Maldives Speaker Mohamed Nasheed injured in blast

Associated Press2021-05-06 20:52:02.7596081

Author: MOHAMED SHARUHAAN
MALE, Maldives (AP) — Maldives' first democratically elected president and current Parliament Speaker Mohamed Nasheed has been injured in a blast Thursday near his home and was being treated in a hospital in the capital, police said... ...Read full article

EXPLAINER: Why patents on COVID vaccines are so contentious

Associated Press2021-05-06 20:52:02.7596081

EXPLAINER: Why patents on COVID vaccines are so contentious Author: LINDA A. JOHNSON
The Biden administration’s call to lift patent protections on COVID-19 vaccines to help poor parts of the world get more doses has drawn praise from some countries and health advocates. But it has run into resistance from the pharmaceutical industry and other… ...Read full article

At least 25 dead during Brazilian police raid in Rio

Associated Press2021-05-06 20:52:02.7596081

At least 25 dead during Brazilian police raid in Rio Author: MARCELO SILVA DE SOUSA
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Police targeting drug traffickers raided a slum in Rio de Janeiro on Thursday and at least one officer and 24 suspects died after being shot, authorities said.A police helicopter flew low over the Jacarezinho favela as heavily armed men … ...Read full article

NY: Broadband cos paid for 8.5M fake net neutrality comments

Associated Press2021-05-06 20:52:02.6971244

NY: Broadband cos paid for 8.5M fake net neutrality comments Author: TALI ARBEL
The Office of the New York Attorney General said in a new report that a campaign funded by the broadband industry submitted millions of fake comments supporting the 2017 repeal of net neutrality... ...Read full article

Challenger hits Liz Cheney, says GOP must work with Trump

Associated Press2021-05-06 20:52:02.6502611

Challenger hits Liz Cheney, says GOP must work with Trump Author: ALAN FRAM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Rep. Elise Stefanik stated her case Thursday for replacing Rep. Liz Cheney as the No. 3 House Republican leader, implicitly lambasting Cheney's battles with former President Donald Trump by saying, “We are one team and that means working wit… ...Read full article

More support easing vaccine patent rules, but hurdles remain

Associated Press2021-05-06 20:52:02.6502611

More support easing vaccine patent rules, but hurdles remain Author: JAMEY KEATEN
GENEVA (AP) — Several world leaders Thursday praised the U.S. call to remove patent protections on COVID-19 vaccines to help poor countries obtain shots. But the proposal faces a multitude of hurdles, including resistance from the pharmaceutical industry... ...Read full article

Florida gov signs GOP voting law critics call 'un-American'

Associated Press2021-05-06 20:52:02.5565337

Florida gov signs GOP voting law critics call 'un-American' Author: BOBBY CAINA CALVAN
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a major rewrite of Florida's elections law on Thursday, tightening rules around drop boxes and mail-in voting in the presidential battleground. Critics say the changes will make it harder for voters, particula… ...Read full article

US birth rate falls 4% to its lowest point ever

BBC News2021-05-06 20:37:23.913532

US birth rate falls 4% to its lowest point ever Author: BBC News
The rate drops for mothers of every measured race and ethnicity, and in nearly every age group. ...Read full article

Broadband companies paid for 8.5M fake net neutrality comments, New York AG says

MSNBC2021-05-06 20:29:53

Broadband companies paid for 8.5M fake net neutrality comments, New York AG says Author: MSNBC
The Office of the New York Attorney General said in a new report that a campaign funded by the broadband industry submitted millions of fake comments supporting the 2017 repeal of net neutrality. ...Read full article

The foster care system is failing Black children and the death of Ma'Khia Bryant is one example, experts and attorney say

CNN2021-05-06 20:28:57

The foster care system is failing Black children and the death of Ma'Khia Bryant is one example, experts and attorney say Author: Nicquel Terry Ellis, CNN
Ma'Khia Bryant was charging at two young women with a knife, police body camera video footage shows, when an officer arrived and fatally shot her outside the foster home she had been living in for about two months. ...Read full article

In Colombia, death toll following protests mounts as unrest continues

MSNBC2021-05-06 20:28:44

In Colombia, death toll following protests mounts as unrest continues Author: MSNBC
Colombia entered its second week of national anti-government protests, which have led to deaths and criticism of the government's tactics. ...Read full article

Joe Biden Wears Mask Outside Again in Louisiana Despite Updated CDC Guidelines

Breitbart News2021-05-06 20:28:24

Joe Biden Wears Mask Outside Again in Louisiana Despite Updated CDC Guidelines Author: Charlie Spiering
President Joe Biden wore a mask outdoors during a speech in Louisiana, ignoring updated guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control. ...Read full article

The 13 best travel mugs and reusable cups of 2021

MSNBC2021-05-06 20:28:18

The 13 best travel mugs and reusable cups of 2021 Author: MSNBC
The best travel mugs of 2021 include reusable cups, travel coffee mugs, ceramic travel mugs and stainless steel travel mugs from Ember, Contigo, YETI and more. ...Read full article

Joe Biden Has Least Negative News Coverage of Any President in 30 Years

Breitbart News2021-05-06 20:27:45

Joe Biden Has Least Negative News Coverage of Any President in 30 Years Author: Wendell Husebo
President Joe Biden has received the least negative news coverage from the establishment media of any president in the last 30 years. ...Read full article

Special Section: Bold & Blunt Podcast

The Washington Times2021-05-06 20:22:47.4906013

Special Section: Bold & Blunt Podcast Author: The Washington Times https://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

The US eyes possible 'Roaring '20s' recovery - CNN Video

CNN2021-05-06 20:22:27.2612599

The US eyes possible 'Roaring '20s' recovery - CNN Video Author:
Stock market hitting record highs, booming construction and rampant spending on consumer goods. Economists say we may be in for a second Roaring Twenties, but does that mean we are in for the same stark ending? CNN's Clare Sebastian reports. ...Read full article

Veterans Affairs hiring racial diversity consultants to fight homelessness

Fox News2021-05-06 20:22:22.1375356

Veterans Affairs hiring racial diversity consultants to fight homelessness Author: Fox News
Amid a rise in the number of homeless veterans, the Veterans Health Administration is seeking to hire racial diversity consultants to help "transform" its homeless programs. ...Read full article

As Trump loyalty trumps ideology, conservatives hold their noses for Stefanik

CNN2021-05-06 20:21:15

As Trump loyalty trumps ideology, conservatives hold their noses for Stefanik Author: Michael Warren, Ryan Nobles, Jamie Gangel and Gabby Orr, CNN
Even as Rep. Elise Stefanik has consolidated her position as the likely replacement for Rep. Liz Cheney as the No. 3 House Republican, her voting record has raised concerns from some conservatives in the House and around Washington. ...Read full article

Jen Psaki Already Talking About Stepping Down as Press Secretary

Breitbart News2021-05-06 20:18:01

Jen Psaki Already Talking About Stepping Down as Press Secretary Author: Charlie Spiering
White House press secretary Jen Psaki is already talking about leaving her job at the White House a year from now. ...Read full article

New Jersey university offers up to $1,000 off tuition and housing fees for vaccinated students

MSNBC2021-05-06 20:09:20

New Jersey university offers up to $1,000 off tuition and housing fees for vaccinated students Author: MSNBC
A New Jersey university announced Covid-19 vaccination incentives Thursday in the form of discounted tuition and board for students who show proof that they’ve gotten their inoculations before the fall semester. ...Read full article

Home of San Francisco’s 1st same-sex spouses now a landmark

MSNBC2021-05-06 20:06:14

Home of San Francisco’s 1st same-sex spouses now a landmark Author: MSNBC
SAN FRANCISCO — The hilltop cottage belonging to a lesbian couple who were the first same-sex partners to legally marry in San Francisco has become a city ...Read full article

Joint Chiefs Chairman: Diversity as One of Military's 'Key Strengths'

Breitbart News2021-05-06 20:00:53

Joint Chiefs Chairman: Diversity as One of Military's 'Key Strengths' Author: Kristina Wong
The nation's top military officer touted "diversity" as one of the United States military's "key strengths" on Wednesday. ...Read full article

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

The Washington Times2021-05-06 19:52:33.6641945

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'Bearded Bandit' bank robber found dead on Southern California beach

MSNBC2021-05-06 19:44:27

'Bearded Bandit' bank robber found dead on Southern California beach Author: MSNBC
Christopher Andrew Gibson, dubbed the "Bearded Bandit," was found early Tuesday morning on a beach in Encinitas in northern San Diego County. ...Read full article

In Louisiana, Biden makes infrastructure pitch local

MSNBC2021-05-06 19:36:00

In Louisiana, Biden makes infrastructure pitch local Author: MSNBC
President Joe Biden pitched his $2.3 trillion American Jobs Plan in Louisiana Thursday, putting a spotlight on the state's ailing infrastructure as he seeks to build widespread public support for his proposals. ...Read full article

12 best board games for kids in 2021

MSNBC2021-05-06 19:35:44

12 best board games for kids in 2021 Author: MSNBC
The best board games for kids of 2021 include Candy Land, Ticket to Ride and Chutes and Ladders. Shop the most popular kids board games with this guide. ...Read full article

Biden pitches infrastructure plan in red state Louisiana | TheHill

The Hill2021-05-06 19:31:39

Biden pitches infrastructure plan in red state Louisiana | TheHill Author: Brett Samuels
President Biden on Thursday touted his $2.3 trillion infrastructu... ...Read full article

Democrat Ron Kind Staffer Mishandles Response to Lavish Travel Story

Breitbart News2021-05-06 19:30:37

Democrat Ron Kind Staffer Mishandles Response to Lavish Travel Story Author: Matthew Boyle
Ron Kind’s communications director mishandled the response to a Breitbart News investigation into Kind’s decades-worth of corporation-funded lavish travel. ...Read full article

Former CIA analyst: ‘Woke’ recruitment video, ‘liberal bias’ at agency not surprising

Fox News2021-05-06 19:22:23.6063589

Former CIA analyst: ‘Woke’ recruitment video, ‘liberal bias’ at agency not surprising Author: Fox News
Former CIA analyst Fred Fleitz on the agency’s recruitment ad getting ridiculed for woke propaganda. ...Read full article

'Outnumbered' on zoo cancelling promotional event with police officers

Fox News2021-05-06 19:22:22.3566697

'Outnumbered' on zoo cancelling promotional event with police officers Author: Fox News
Fox News 'Outnumbered' panel weighs in on a zoo in New Orleans scrapping a police promotional event. ...Read full article

IBM 2nm chip breakthrough claims more power with less energy

BBC News2021-05-06 19:22:21.6068558

IBM 2nm chip breakthrough claims more power with less energy Author: BBC News
Next-gen processor tech gives more performance with less energy use, IBM claims. ...Read full article

Josh Duggar released from jail as he awaits child porn trial

Fox News2021-05-06 19:22:21.1538442

Josh Duggar released from jail as he awaits child porn trial Author: Fox News
Josh Duggar has been released from the Washington County Detention Center on Thursday. ...Read full article

Millennial content company gives a boost to Black-led startups

MSNBC2021-05-06 19:19:04

Millennial content company gives a boost to Black-led startups Author: MSNBC
Blavity launches a program to help Black-led startup companies find their footing. ...Read full article

California bar owner charged after allegedly selling fake Covid-19 vaccination cards

MSNBC2021-05-06 19:13:00

California bar owner charged after allegedly selling fake Covid-19 vaccination cards Author: MSNBC
A bar owner was arrested Wednesday over allegations that he was selling fake Covid-19 vaccination cards at his restaurant in Clements, California. ...Read full article

Report: Blue States Lost More Jobs than Red States During Pandemic

Breitbart News2021-05-06 19:12:01

Report: Blue States Lost More Jobs than Red States During Pandemic Author: Jacob Bliss
States who voted for Joe Biden over Donald Trump in the last election lost double the number of jobs during the pandemic ...Read full article

Dr Siegel calls out 'antiquated' CDC guidance on mask-wearing for children

Fox News2021-05-06 19:07:22.9744931

Dr Siegel calls out 'antiquated' CDC guidance on mask-wearing for children Author: Fox News
Fox News contributor Dr. Marc Siegel says recent strict guidance from the CDC for summer camps is 'not following the science.' ...Read full article

Jen Psaki admits Biden taking impromptu reporter questions is ‘not something we recommend’

Fox News2021-05-06 19:07:22.2715435

Jen Psaki admits Biden taking impromptu reporter questions is ‘not something we recommend’ Author: Fox News
White House press secretary Jen Psaki admitted in a CNN podcast published Thursday that President Joe Biden taking impromptu questions from reporters "is not something we recommend." ...Read full article

Cheney drama exposes GOP's Trump rifts | TheHill

The Hill2021-05-06 19:01:49

Cheney drama exposes GOP's Trump rifts | TheHill Author: Jordain Carney
The days-long drama over Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) is exposing deep rifts in the party about its m... ...Read full article

Steel prices have tripled. Now Bank of America is sounding the alarm

CNN2021-05-06 18:40:46

Steel prices have tripled. Now Bank of America is sounding the alarm Author: Matt Egan, CNN Business
A bubble could be brewing in steel stocks. ...Read full article

'I wake up every day thinking, what's next?'

BBC News2021-05-06 18:37:20.2781973

'I wake up every day thinking, what's next?' Author: BBC News
Two Olympic hopefuls tell the BBC about the mental health impact of the delay to the Tokyo games. ...Read full article

Suspect in custody after Idaho middle school shooting that injured three

CNN2021-05-06 18:35:34

Suspect in custody after Idaho middle school shooting that injured three Author: Dakin Andone, CNN
Two students and one adult suffered non-life-threatening injuries during a shooting at Rigby Middle School in Rigby, Idaho, on Thursday, according to a statement from the school district obtained by CNN affiliate East Idaho News. ...Read full article

Los Angeles Angels DFA Albert Pujols, plan to release future Hall of Famer

USA Today2021-05-06 18:26:00+00:00

Los Angeles Angels DFA Albert Pujols, plan to release future Hall of Famer Author:
The Angels plan to release Albert Pujols hardly a month into the final year of his contract. Pujols was designated for assignment on Thursday. ...Read full article

Biden delivers remarks on infrastructure plan

The Washington Post2021-05-06 18:22:53.0844382

Biden delivers remarks on infrastructure plan Author:
President Biden on Thursday speaks in Louisiana on the American Jobs Plan. ...Read full article

Tomi Lahren: Facebook is 'content discriminating'

Fox News2021-05-06 18:07:20.6771439

Tomi Lahren: Facebook is 'content discriminating' Author: Fox News
Fox Nation host Tomi Lahren weighs in on the social media giant's decision to uphold Trump ban. ...Read full article

Texas lt. gov. says he'll 'totally destroy' any CEO in debate on state election laws

Fox News2021-05-06 18:07:20.2397536

Texas lt. gov. says he'll 'totally destroy' any CEO in debate on state election laws Author: Fox News
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick hits back at corporations opposing proposed voting changes in his state and slams the DHS for misleading pictures of an empty border facility. ...Read full article

Mortgage rates are falling again

CNN2021-05-06 18:06:22

Mortgage rates are falling again Author: Anna Bahney, CNN Business
The mortgage rate for 30-year mortgages fell slightly over the past week, marking three straight weeks rates remained below 3%. ...Read full article

Franklin expedition: DNA test identifies member of 1845 Arctic voyage

BBC News2021-05-06 17:52:22.7927426

Franklin expedition: DNA test identifies member of 1845 Arctic voyage Author: BBC News
Researchers match the DNA of a South African man with a sailor on the doomed Franklin expedition. ...Read full article

Poll: One of Four Americans Say It Is 'Safe' to Go Maskless

Breitbart News2021-05-06 17:49:27

Poll: One of Four Americans Say It Is 'Safe' to Go Maskless Author: Hannah Bleau
One of four Americans believe it is safe for them to personally go out in public without wearing a mask, an Economist/YouGov survey showed. ...Read full article

Poll: Majority of Those Who Refuse Vaccine Will Not Change Their Mind

Breitbart News2021-05-06 17:40:26

Poll: Majority of Those Who Refuse Vaccine Will Not Change Their Mind Author: Hannah Bleau
The majority of those who are not planning to get vaccinated for the Chinese coronavirus say there is nothing that could change their mind. ...Read full article

Sanders on Cheney drama: GOP is an 'anti-democratic cult' | TheHill

The Hill2021-05-06 17:40:06

Sanders on Cheney drama: GOP is an 'anti-democratic cult' | TheHill Author: Olafimihan Oshin
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I) called the GOP an ”anti-democratic cult” ... ...Read full article

Despite Facebook ban of Donald Trump, social media remains a mess. Here's how to fix it.

USA Today2021-05-06 17:28:01+00:00

Despite Facebook ban of Donald Trump, social media remains a mess.  Here's how to fix it. Author:
When Americans log onto social media, they see a culture war fought in seemingly every post and thread. ...Read full article

Former Maldives president Nasheed hurt in suspected bomb attack

Al Jazeera English2021-05-06 17:06:00

Former Maldives president Nasheed hurt in suspected bomb attack Author: Al Jazeera
Ex president and current Maldives parliament speaker Mohamed Nasheed rushed to hospital after blast outside home. ...Read full article

Jen Psaki says she talked with the Biden transition team about a roughly one-year term

CNN2021-05-06 16:47:02

Jen Psaki says she talked with the Biden transition team about a roughly one-year term Author: Brian Stelter, CNN Business
In a pair of new interviews, White House press secretary Jen Psaki is sharing a lot about her approach to the job; the frantic news cycle; media fragmentation, and the role of Twitter. ...Read full article

Florida's new voting law immediately hit with lawsuits | TheHill

The Hill2021-05-06 16:45:09

Florida's new voting law immediately hit with lawsuits | TheHill Author: John Kruzel
Voting rights groups on Thursday filed a pair of lawsuits targeting a restrictive GOP-crafted vot... ...Read full article

Childish Gambino sued by rapper over This Is America copying claim

BBC News2021-05-06 16:37:28.4467594

Childish Gambino sued by rapper over This Is America copying claim Author: BBC News
The Grammy Award-winning song was copied from an unknown US rapper, he claims in court documents. ...Read full article

Bill and Melinda Gates divorce is ‘not a friendly split,’ sources allege: 'A long time in the making'

Fox News2021-05-06 16:37:25.2600519

Bill and Melinda Gates divorce is ‘not a friendly split,’ sources allege: 'A long time in the making' Author: Fox News
sources alleged to TMZ that Melinda Gates and her family headed to Calivigny Island in Grenada. ...Read full article

Covid: EU willing to discuss US-backed plan to waive vaccine patents

BBC News2021-05-06 16:37:24.1040905

Covid: EU willing to discuss US-backed plan to waive vaccine patents Author: BBC News
The bloc says it is open to talks after the US backed a plan to boost Covid vaccine production. ...Read full article

Pollster Frank Luntz: 'I would bet on' Trump being 2024 GOP nominee | TheHill

The Hill2021-05-06 16:31:15

Pollster Frank Luntz: 'I would bet on' Trump being 2024 GOP nominee | TheHill Author: Dominick Mastrangelo
Veteran GOP pollster ... ...Read full article

Brazil: At least 23 killed in Rio de Janeiro shootout

BBC News2021-05-06 16:22:21.4560022

Brazil: At least 23 killed in Rio de Janeiro shootout Author: BBC News
The shootout took place during a police operation in a favela in the city. ...Read full article

White House: Florida 'moving in the wrong direction' with voting law | TheHill

The Hill2021-05-06 16:17:20

White House: Florida 'moving in the wrong direction' with voting law | TheHill Author: Brett Samuels
The White House on Thursday admonished Florida for enacting a new voting law that will make it mo... ...Read full article

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis to Unemployed: Start Looking for a Job

Breitbart News2021-05-06 16:07:51

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis to Unemployed: Start Looking for a Job Author: Katherine Rodriguez
Floridians who receive unemployment benefits will soon have to show proof that they are job-hunting, according to Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis. ...Read full article

Hillary: 'Russian Involvement, If Not Influence or Interference, In Brexit'

Breitbart News2021-05-06 16:04:14

Hillary: 'Russian Involvement, If Not Influence or Interference, In Brexit' Author: Jack Montgomery
Hillary Clinton has claimed Russian interference in the U.S. election in 2016 is "beyond a doubt" and it was likely involved in Brexit, too. ...Read full article

Desperate buyers are going to extremes to land a home

CNN2021-05-06 15:49:01

Desperate buyers are going to extremes to land a home Author: Anna Bahney, CNN Business
With the inventory of homes for sale historically low and prices higher than ever, the battle to buy a home has been taken to a whole new level. ...Read full article

Beating the coronavirus didn’t spare him from possible ‘COVID psychosis.’ His wife warns it’s not as rare as people think.

USA Today2021-05-06 15:48:06+00:00

Beating the coronavirus didn’t spare him from possible ‘COVID psychosis.’ His wife warns it’s not as rare as people think. Author:
Experts are seeing more reports of COVID-19 survivors developing psychotic symptoms, even when they have no prior history of mental illness. ...Read full article

Likely Cheney successor appears on Bannon show to tout GOP unity | TheHill

The Hill2021-05-06 15:33:07

Likely Cheney successor appears on Bannon show to tout GOP unity | TheHill Author: Dominick Mastrangelo
Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-NY) appeared on former Trump White House aide Steve Bannon's show this wee... ...Read full article

Biden frames spending push as 'choice' between benefiting wealthy versus working families

The Washington Times2021-05-06 14:50:00

Biden frames spending push as 'choice' between benefiting wealthy versus working families Author: David Sherfinski
President Biden on Thursday framed his push for a $4 trillion economic agenda and higher taxes on corporations and wealthier Americans as a "choice" between who in the country should benefit. ...Read full article

Warren: Trump is 'a danger to democracy' | TheHill

The Hill2021-05-06 14:44:01

Warren: Trump is 'a danger to democracy' | TheHill Author: Alexander Bolton
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), a critic of Facebook and other tech giants, on Thursday called Donald Trump “a danger to democracy” and applauded a decision by Facebook’s Oversight Board to uphold the company’s ban on the former president. ...Read full article

Archie turns 2: Prince Harry, Duchess Meghan urge advocacy for son's birthday, royals pay tribute

USA Today2021-05-06 14:34:25+00:00

Archie turns 2: Prince Harry, Duchess Meghan urge advocacy for son's birthday, royals pay tribute Author:
Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor turns 2 and his parents, Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan of Sussex, are celebrating through advocacy. ...Read full article

General: China's Africa outreach poses threat from Atlantic

The Washington Times2021-05-06 14:00:56

General: China's Africa outreach poses threat from Atlantic Author: Guy Taylor
China is moving behind-the-scenes toward establishing a major naval port on the west coast of Africa that would host Chinese submarines and aircraft carriers capable of projecting Beijing's military power directly into the Atlantic, a top U.S. military offici… ...Read full article

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signs election restriction bill | TheHill

The Hill2021-05-06 13:38:11

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signs election restriction bill | TheHill Author: Reid Wilson
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) on Thursday signed a sweeping new election reform measure that woul... ...Read full article

Malian mother's nonuplets face months in incubators, says clinic

BBC News2021-05-06 13:07:23.3924127

Malian mother's nonuplets face months in incubators, says clinic Author: BBC News
Halima Cissé, 25, gave birth to nonuplets at a clinic in Morocco in an "extremely rare" case. ...Read full article

One year after the worst jobs loss on record, millions of Americans remain out of work

CNN2021-05-06 13:00:30

One year after the worst jobs loss on record, millions of Americans remain out of work Author: Anneken Tappe, CNN Business
The US labor market collapsed a year ago when more than 20 million jobs vanished in a single month. Now the economy is healing, but millions of Americans remain out of work. ...Read full article

Nick Kamen: Madonna heartbroken by singer and model's death

BBC News2021-05-06 10:37:22.8966239

Nick Kamen: Madonna heartbroken by singer and model's death Author: BBC News
The Levi's model, actor and singer's biggest hit single was co-written by the queen of pop. ...Read full article

Cheney fight stokes cries of GOP double standard for women | TheHill

The Hill2021-05-06 10:00:09

Cheney fight stokes cries of GOP double standard for women | TheHill Author: Mike Lillis and Scott Wong
Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) remains safe as the minority leader. Sen. Mitt Romney (R-Utah) survi... ...Read full article

EEOC chairwoman orders review of work climate in wake of USA TODAY probe. Employees are skeptical

USA Today2021-05-06 09:30:09+00:00

EEOC chairwoman orders review of work climate in wake of USA TODAY probe. Employees are skeptical Author:
Managers of the EEOC office profiled in a USA TODAY investigation met with staff Wednesday but failed to fully address concerns or let workers speak. ...Read full article

All you need to know about the battle over COVID jab IP rights

Al Jazeera English2021-05-06 09:23:23

All you need to know about the battle over COVID jab IP rights Author: Al Jazeera
In a potentially pivotal move, the US has backed a global waiver on patent protections for coronavirus vaccines. ...Read full article

Most Americans think their taxes will increase over the next year: Gallup poll

The Washington Times2021-05-06 08:36:29

Most Americans think their taxes will increase over the next year: Gallup poll Author: David Sherfinski
Most Americans believe their taxes will increase over the next 12 months, according to Gallup polling released on Thursday. ...Read full article

China suspends economic dialogue with Australia as ties worsen

Al Jazeera English2021-05-06 06:16:23

China suspends economic dialogue with Australia as ties worsen Author: Al Jazeera
Disputes over technology and the coronavirus pandemic have eroded relations between the two countries in recent years. ...Read full article

COVID restrictions return to Sydney as mystery case investigated

Al Jazeera English2021-05-06 05:39:33

COVID restrictions return to Sydney as mystery case investigated Author: Al Jazeera
Australian authorities trying to work out how a Sydney man acquired Indian virus variant linked to a case from the US ...Read full article

Antony Blinken: US will respond to reckless Russian acts

BBC News2021-05-06 05:07:22.5795497

Antony Blinken: US will respond to reckless Russian acts Author: BBC News
The US would prefer a more stable and predictable relationship with Russia, Antony Blinken tells the BBC. ...Read full article

Buy a house during COVID? The housing market is a tale of two Americas and first-time buyers are struggling

USA Today2021-05-06 04:03:04+00:00

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In the current housing market, the ability to purchase homes seems proportional to the price range – the higher the range, the greater the sales. ...Read full article

Opinion: I'm 26 and I have some news for my peers on vaccination

CNN2021-05-06 02:13:28

Opinion: I'm 26 and I have some news for my peers on vaccination Author: Opinion by Annika Olson
Annika Olson writes that the hesitation on the Covid-19 vaccine among young people in the US should be fought back with facts. ...Read full article

Special Section: Politically Unstable Podcast

The Washington Times2021-05-05 23:37:27.5685902

Special Section: Politically Unstable Podcast Author: The Washington Times https://www.washingtontimes.com
Where news and commentary collide. Get the best of Washington Times Opinion Editor Charlie Hurt’s irreverent conservatism as he hashes out the big stories of the day with host Andy Parks. ...Read full article

Brood X cicadas about to emerge by billions

The Washington Times2021-05-05 21:37:12

Brood X cicadas about to emerge by billions Author: Emily Zantow
Cherry blossoms may be the official, undisputed harbingers of spring in the region, but once every 17 years, the little pink blooms have to share the seasonal stage with a somewhat less photogenic rival: the red-eyed, yellow-winged Brood X cicada. ...Read full article

Nancy Pelosi refuses to denounce father Thomas D'Alesandro Jr.'s complicity in racism

The Washington Times2021-05-05 18:29:26

Nancy Pelosi refuses to denounce father Thomas D'Alesandro Jr.'s complicity in racism Author: Kery Murakami
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi refuses to denounce her late father, former Baltimore Mayor Thomas D'Alesandro Jr., for supporting the erection of Confederate monuments in the city and perpetuating systemic racism by not stopping discriminatory practices, includin… ...Read full article

Tata Steel Posts Bumper Profit on Price Rally, Demand Revival

Bloomberg2021-05-05 13:59:28+00:00

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Supply Chains Latest: Driverless Trucks a Deal Closer to Freeway.

Bloomberg2021-05-05 11:00:12+00:00

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Five Things You Need to Know to Start Your Day

Bloomberg2021-05-05 10:34:34+00:00

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The Global Inflation Debate Is Heating Up: New Economy Daily

Bloomberg2021-05-05 10:01:36+00:00

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Covid's Shockwaves Took Poverty in Latin America to a New Nadir

Bloomberg2021-05-05 10:00:20+00:00

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Tiny Vases Can Have an Outsize Effect on a Room—and Your Mood

Bloomberg2021-05-05 07:23:10+00:00

Tiny Vases Can Have an Outsize Effect on a Room—and Your Mood Author: Monica Khemsurov
Just add a flower or two. ...Read full article

Silver Lake Move on All Blacks May Be Tackled by Players, Fans

Bloomberg2021-05-05 06:29:00+00:00

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Australia’s NSW scrambles after locally-acquired COVID case

Al Jazeera English2021-05-05 05:09:44

Australia’s NSW scrambles after locally-acquired COVID case Author: Al Jazeera
Man from Sydney in New South Wales state is first to acquire the virus locally in more than a month. ...Read full article

British Flag Union Jack Flies Over Country as UK, Scotland, and Ireland Fray

Bloomberg2021-05-05 04:01:00+00:00

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BlackRock Backed Climate Proposals, But Key Votes Are Yet to Come

Bloomberg2021-05-05 04:01:00+00:00

BlackRock Backed Climate Proposals, But Key Votes Are Yet to Come Author: Annie Massa
The money manager’s first-quarter stewardship report shows that it’s been more willing to stand up to management, while activists are looking ahead. ...Read full article

Israel's Bank Leumi Weighs Sale of US Bank Arm: Sources

Bloomberg2021-05-04 14:52:22+00:00

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