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Biden will aim to cut U.S. emissions in half by 2030: source
President Biden will announce a goal of cutting U.S. emissions in half by the year 2030, a person familiar confirmed to The Hill on Wednesday. Biden is expected to announce the updated target under the Paris Agreement in conjunction with both Earth Day...
‘Change cannot wait’: AG Merrick Garland announces Minneapolis police probe day after Derek Chauvin’s
The DOJ’s “pattern or practice” investigation — examining whether there is a pattern or practice of unconstitutional or unlawful policing — could result in broad changes in the way the Minneapolis Police Department operates, Garland said.
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'Hamas, Hamas, Jews on the Gas': Dutch Police Investigating Anti-Semitic Chant Ahead of Soccer Game
The chant was made ahead of a game against a team whose fans call themselves "Jews," and Jewish organizations are calling for prosecutions.
New York legislators approved a bill that would immediately restore voting rights to prisoners once they
The bill signed by the New York State Assembly on Wednesday will now be sent to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo for him to sign.
Biden sets lofty goal on climate change that Republicans say will kill jobs
President Biden is set during this week’s Earth Day summit to reestablish the U.S. as a global player in the fight to stop climate change, even as Republicans are once again claiming that such efforts will harm American industry and slash jobs. Forty...
The French prime minister is being mailed ladies' underwear, as lingerie stores protest lockdown rules
French Prime Minister Jean Castex is being sent ladies' underwear in the mail, as part of a protest by lingerie store owners whose outlets have been forced to close under the country's lockdown.
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Biden seeks to reestablish US leadership on climate with Earth Day summit
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Ayanna Pressley, a vocal proponent of rent cancellation, made $15,000 income as a landlord: Report
George W. Bush Comments on Matthew McConaughey's Potential Run for Texas Governor: 'It's a Tough Business'
Ohio police fatally shoot 16-year-old girl after call about knife attack
Biden pushes businesses to give workers time off for Covid shots
German MPs back curfew law as protest is broken up
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Derek Chauvin Is Being Held in Solitary Confinement For 23 Hours a Day
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Blake Bailey's publisher hits 'pause' on shipping and promotion of book amid allegations
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Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, accused...