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November 24, 2020
November 23, 2020
California church stabbing suspect arrested after 2 killed, others wounded

SAN JOSE, Calif. - A suspect has been arrested in connection with the fatal stabbings of two people and the wounding of others at a California church that was being used as a homeless shelter, police said Monday. "We have one suspect in custody for last night's homicide," the San Jose Police Department said in […]

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November 23, 2020
A Trans Woman, Back in Prison, Says Rape and Abuse Continues

For Ashley Diamond, a transgender woman serving time in Georgia for nonviolent offenses, it seemed like something akin to victory. After years of denying her hormone therapy, housing her with male prisoners and failing to protect her from sexual assault, the Georgia Department of Corrections changed its treatment policy, released Ms. Diamond on parole and […]

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November 23, 2020
Biden Will Nominate First Woman to Lead Intelligence, First Latino to Run Homeland Security

WASHINGTON -- President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. plans to name several top national security picks on Tuesday, his transition office said, including the first Latino to lead the Department of Homeland Security, the first woman to head the intelligence community and a former secretary of state, John Kerry, to be his climate czar. At an […]

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November 23, 2020
Jim Jordan: Democrats Want to Defund Police But Expect Them to 'Enforce Their Crazy #COVID?19 Rules'

"Democrats #DefundThePolice. But then expect the police to enforce their crazy #COVID?19 rules. How about we support the police and let them stop real crimes?" he asked: Jordan's inquiry follows several Democrat leaders urging Americans to refrain from gathering over the Thanksgiving holiday. Some, such as New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D), have capped gatherings […]

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November 23, 2020
G20 leaders pledge to fairly distribute COVID-19 vaccine globally

G20 leaders vowed to ensure that the COVID-19 vaccines would be fairly distributed worldwide, while declining to explain how they would do so amid funding shortfalls from the world's poorest nations. In a 10-page communique released following the conclusion of the G20 summit Sunday, leaders of the world's 20 largest economies said they were "united […]

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November 23, 2020
The National Zoo's Panda Cub Has a Name: Xiao Qi Ji

Three months after his birth, the National Zoo's panda cub now has a name. Welcome Xiao Qi Ji, a Mandarin phrase that translates to "little miracle" in English, the zoo announced on Monday. The name was one of four that the Smithsonian's National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute asked the public to choose from for […]

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November 23, 2020
Outdoor Learning, in Blustery Weather

ImageThird graders sit for their morning lesson at the Berkshire Waldorf School in Massachusetts.Credit...Eric Limon How to learn outside in winter This summer, teachers rolled up their T-shirt sleeves and set out to make a plan for outdoor learning. A teacher in Wisconsin worked with her students to build a 12-sided outdoor classroom. A school […]

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November 23, 2020
Saudi Arabia’s UN ambassador doubts Joe Biden will rejoin Iran deal

Saudi Arabia’s ambassador to the United Nations believes President-elect Joe Biden won’t re-enter the Iran nuclear deal, saying nobody would be “naive enough” to rejoin an accord that has proven to be an abject failure. Abdallah Al-Mouallimi told Fox News that he doubted President-elect Joe Biden’s administration would pivot from President Trump’s hardline in dealing […]

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November 23, 2020
Gov. Phil Murphy called a ‘d—k’ by hecklers who interrupted family dinner

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy was called “a d–k” by foul-mouthed, maskless hecklers who interrupted him having dinner with his family, according to a viral video. “Oh my God, Murphy, you are such a d–k,” one woman could be heard telling the governor in the video seen more than 1.2 million times since it was […]

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November 23, 2020
NJ Gov. Murphy accosted over coronavirus restrictions, masks while dining with family

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy was accosted by a group of people while he was eating dinner at a restaurant with his wife and four children, a video shared on social media shows. The Democratic governor was seen on video sitting with his wife, Tammy; their three sons and their daughter, when at least two women approached […]

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November 23, 2020
Hollywood Heavyweights Including Will Smith, Mandy Moore, George Clooney, Pour Cash into Georgia Senate Runoffs

A-list stars including George Clooney, Will Smith, Joaquin Phoenix, and Leonardo DiCaprio are pouring cash into Georgia’s runoff elections, hoping to push Democratic challengers Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock across the finish line, thereby flipping the Senate blue. US actor Joaquin Phoenix poses during a photocall for the French movie “Les Freres Sisters” on September […]

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November 23, 2020
French ex-President Nicolas Sarkozy stands trial for corruption

PARIS — Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy went on trial Monday on charges of corruption and influence peddling in a phone-tapping scandal, a first for the 65-year-old politician who has faced several other judicial investigations since leaving office in 2012. Sarkozy is being accused of having tried to illegally obtain information from a magistrate about […]

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November 23, 2020
The National Zoo’s Panda Cub Has a Name: Xiao Qi Ji

Three months after his birth, the National Zoo’s baby panda cub now has a name. Welcome Xiao Qi Ji, a Mandarin phrase that translates to “little miracle” in English, the zoo announced on Monday. The name was one of four that the Smithsonian’s National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute asked the public to choose from […]

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November 23, 2020
George Takei: 'I Want to Live in a Country Where Kaepernick is Seen as a Hero and Kyle Rittenhouse Is Seen as a Terrorist'

Morgan Freeman (not actor Morgan Freeman, but filmmaker Morgan Freeman) retweeted a message by a United Nations operative that supported Kaepernick and attacked America. Freeman re-tweeted UN diplomat Mohamad Safa’s Tweet from Sunday afternoon that read, “I want to live in a country where Colin Kaepernick is seen as a hero and Kyle Rittenhouse is […]

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November 23, 2020
Coast Guard searches for 4-member crew of fishing boat that sank off Massachusetts coast

The U.S. Coast Guard is scouring the coast of Massachusetts for a Maine fishing boat that sank early Monday. The 82-foot vessel, named the Emmy Rose, disappeared about 20 miles northeast of Provincetown, the Coast Guard reported. The ship’s owner reported that he tried to call the vessel’s satellite phone, but the call went unanswered.  The owner […]

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November 23, 2020
Sidney Powell Agrees She Is Not Part of Trump Legal Team, Says Lawsuit Coming This Week: 'It Will Be Epic'

After Twitter suspended Powell for 12 hours, Flynn posted her statement on his Parler account, which said: STATEMENT FROM SIDNEY POWELL TO “WE THE PEOPLE” I agree with the campaign’s statement that I am not part of the campaign’s legal team. I never signed a retainer agreement or sent the President or the campaign a […]

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November 23, 2020
Holidays worth COVID-19 risk to one-third of parents, August poll shows

More than one-third of parents believe celebrating Thanksgiving in-person is worth the risk of potentially infecting loved ones with COVID-19, a new poll found. The survey, conducted in August, polled US parents of at least one child living in their home and found that 35 percent believe the benefits of breaking bread together over the […]

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November 23, 2020
Spiteful mom reportedly abandons baby at doorstep of her ex's new girlfriend

MOM 'ABANDONED SICK BABY' SEE FULL COVERAGE Mom 'Abandoned Sick Baby' SEE FULL COVERAGE Spiteful mom 'abandons baby in dirty diapers on doorstep of her ex's new girlfriend after he dumped her' KNEWZ.COM|Randall Ryan The woman who received the abandoned baby couldn't even tell the police the name of the dead-beat mom because the two […]

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November 23, 2020
12-year-old Philadelphia boy fatally shot while answering front door

A 12-year-old Philadelphia boy was fatally shot when he went to answer the front door of his home and a bullet fired through it, authorities said. Sadeek-Clark Harrison approached the front door when he heard knocking around 3 a.m. Sunday at his Frankford home, news station WPVI reported. But a single shot was fired through […]

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November 23, 2020
Nolte: Oregon's Democrat Governor Want Citizens to Snitch over Lockdown Violations

"Look, this is no different than what happens if there's a party down the street and it's keeping everyone awake. What do neighbors do? They call law enforcement because it's too noisy," Governor Stalin told local media on Friday. "This is just like that. It's like a violation of a noise ordinance." No! No No! […]

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November 23, 2020
Florida deputies search for husband, missing Hyundai in wife's death

A Florida woman was found dead in her home and homicide investigators are now searching for her husband in connection to the slaying, sheriff officials said. Robbie Dinkins, 52, is a person of interest in the death of his wife, Lynn Dinkins, who was found lifeless inside the couple's home in Oldsmar Sunday when deputies […]

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November 23, 2020
Gavin Newsom pressured to pick 'woman of color' to fill Kamala Harris' Senate seat

Gov. Gavin Newsom is facing a mounting pressure campaign to fill Vice President-elect Kamala Harris' vacated Senate seat with a "woman of color" -- as a Hispanic male frontrunner emerges. A group of 150 of the Golden State's largest female donors have signed their names to a letter that will be published as full page […]

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November 23, 2020
What to Know About California's Vaccine Rollout

ImageA volunteer receiving an injection of Moderna's vaccine candidate earlier this year.Credit...Henry Ford Health System, via Agence France-Presse -- Getty Images Good morning. Last week, in the midst of a worsening pandemic came a rare bright spot: Pfizer and Moderna announced that their vaccines were 90 percent effective or better against Covid-19. The news came […]

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November 23, 2020
Wall Street Ally to Donald Trump: Time to Move On

"[T]he outcome is very certain today, and the country should move on," Schwarzman (pictured) said about the 2020 election in a statement to Axios. Schwarzman is Trump's biggest ally on Wall Street, he appeared publicly with the president and advised him on economic issues. He also donated $3 million to a Super PAC in support […]

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